It was 54 years ago that the last guest left the Mayfair Inn. In the years since, many […]
Throughout its history, Sanford has been a town of full of colorful characters, even by Florida standards.
There’s W.J. Hill, an Englishman who lived in a packing crate on the banks of Lake Monroe when he moved to Sanford in 1872. He went on to build an empire in the hardware business.
In this day of email, text messages and Facebook, it’s easy to forget the central role that a […]
The real estate bust hit Sanford hard. With the economy in a global meltdown, city leaders had to […]
Pictured above: A 1939 postcard of the Sanford Zoo and Monkey Island on the north end of Park […]