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3 hrs ago | Travel Weekly
Florida's images of swaying palm trees, sandy beaches, vibrant nightlife and family fun destinations have wooed tourists for years.
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4 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online
In her closing arguments Thursday to the 12-member jury in a federal mortgage fraud trial, Assistant U.S. Attorney Tanya Wilson said the accused ringleader in the operation had an associate at SunTrust who consistently verified bank deposit amounts for straw buyers who had nowhere near the funds that the banker was vouching for in the purchase of ... (more)
5 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel
Expressway authority board member Scott Batterson was indicted by a grand jury today on one count of bribery and two counts of soliciting unlawful compensation as a public official.
9 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel
The unfunny joke heard around south Lake County's shriveled lakes is that the only things wet there are the tears of real-estate sellers because waterfronts look like the weedy edge of wasteland.
13 hrs ago | Bradenton.com
Police said a former Polk County teacher has now been accused of conducting a sexual relationship with a third student.
16 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel
WHAT: Pop stars don't come much more reliable than Rob Thomas. The singer-songwriter is equally well-known for his long, productive run with Matchbox Twenty, a consistent solo career and the high-profile collaboration with Santana that yielded the Grammy-winning hit "Smooth."
20 hrs ago | Click Orlando
MEMBER OF LAW ENFORCEMENT. VERY INTERESTING. SHAUN CHAIYABHAT, THANK YOU. THE OTHER BIG STORY DEVELOPING TONIGHT IS AN ARREST IN A STRING OF PUBLIX ROBBERIES.
21 hrs ago | Business Wire
The "I-4 Mobility Partners" team, where Skanska is a partner, has been selected by the Florida Department of Transportation as the Best Value Proposer for the I-4 Ultimate Project.
First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 10:04 PM on 4/24, issued at 10:04 PM Blackshear, GA First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 9:30 AM on 4/24, issued at 9:30 AM Brunswick, GA JACKSONVILLE, Fla.
During the Orlando Cabaret Festival, local singers perform during the daytime or in the early evening before the headliners.
WHAT: "Freckleface Strawberry: The Musical," based on a book by actress Julianne Moore , is the final show in the Orlando Repertory Theatre season.
We hope you didn't forget to spring forward to Thursday, the new publication day for Cooking & Eating.
With backers saying they are trying to better protect children, the Florida House on Wednesday approved a bill that would toughen penalties for teachers and other school employees who commit sexual offenses against students.
WESH is reporting from Chain of Lakes Middle School in Orlando, FL where an 11-year-old student stabbed a 15-year-old student.
A 15-year-old student was allegedly stabbed in the chest by a fellow student with a pair of scissors Wednesday.
RYSE Media Group Inc. President Jabari Jackson Sr. has a plan to reach 1 million users for his new professional social media site, RYSE Connected, and his business model could bring in $5 million.
J.D. Power announced April 23 it has acquired Korrelate, an Orlando-based measurement and analytics firm servicing agencies, advertisers, media partners, data syndicators and publishers based on the correlation of online behavior with actual purchase data.
WHAT: Isabel Manalo's exhibition at the Orlando Museum of Art , "Stitching the Seam," is in its final days.