Bill Buchalter, longtime Orlando Sentinel sportswriter, passes away at 81

Former Orlando Sentinel sportswriter Barry “Bill” Buchalter passed away Friday afternoon after being hospitalized last week with congestive heart failure. Buchalter, 81, died at about 2:15 p.m., according to his longtime partner Stephanie Engelberg.

“I don’t even know what to say,” Engelberg said. “He was such a good man.”