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  1. Seminole deputies seek missing, suicidal son of homicide victimRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    Seminole County deputies are searching for a 20-year-old Oviedo man after his mother was found dead in her home Sunday afternoon. Deputies say Joshua Ortiz is considered missing and endangered and may be suicidal.


  2. Seminole woman's death ruled homicide; Deputies search for missing son, vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WFTV Orlando

    A Seminole County woman's death has been ruled a homicide and investigators told Channel 9 the victim's car is missing and her 20-year-old son is nowhere to be found. According to the Sheriff's Office, the body of Jacqueline Ortiz, 45, was found Sunday afternoon by family members in her home on Woodley Park Place in Oviedo.


  3. Missing, endangered man soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Click Orlando

    Seminole County deputies are searching for a homicide victim's son, who deputies say is considered missing and endangered, along with a vehicle missing from the home. Deputies said they received a call on Sunday afternoon about an unresponsive woman inside of a home on Woodley Park Place and when they arrived, they found Jacqueline Suzanne Ortiz, 45 dead at the scene.


  4. Sanford PD finds officer at fault for allowing her beau, a drug offender, to move inRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    The Sanford police department has concluded that one of its most popular sergeants, Cynthia Littles-Irvin, the first black woman to rise to management in that agency, knew the boyfriend she let move in with her was on probation. But it did not find that Littles-Irvin was part of the pill-selling ring that resulted in his arrest.


  5. Orlando Magic Court of Dreams: Youth basketball clinic set for October 24th at Amway CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Orlando Pinstripe Post

    ... marks the Magic's home opener for the 2014/15 season. October 24th is a student holiday in the Orange and Seminole County school districts. The first clinic session, for campers aged 6-11, runs from 1 to 2:15 PM. The second session, for campers ages ...


  6. Plans for another senior living center riles Seminole residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    Seminole County residents are concerned about a plan to build an assisted living facility in a rural spot of Casselberry. Seminole County residents are concerned about a plan to build an assisted living facility in a rural spot of Casselberry.


  7. Sex Offender Arrested At Seminole Public Park, Watching Young GirlsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | News Talk Florida

    A 68-year-old sex offender from Seminole County was arrested Monday after deputies found him at a public park. The man, identified as William Foster, told investigators that we was fishing but authorities believe that he was spying on young females at the park.


  8. PD: 8-year-old Altamonte Springs girl hit by pickup truck diesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WESH-TV

    ... Police Department, said, "The city received several complaints of the light being out. We forwarded that to Seminole County traffic engineering, who handles that for us." Police did not have that information on the night of the crash. The driver ...


  9. Husband accused of slashing wife's throat goes on trial for murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Orlando Sentinel

    Dwayne White, 44, is charged with murdering his estranged wife outside a Miami Subs shop in Longwood. (Seminole County Sheriff's Office, Seminole County Sheriff's Office) SANFORD - Two men headed for work spotted a woman's body facedown on the ...


  10. Oviedo to spend $1.7M for new city vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The city plans to spend more than $1.7 million this fiscal year to buy 23 new vehicles, including 11 police patrol cars, to replace the older ones in its fleet. The vehicles that will be replaced, according to city officials, are those with a history of costly repairs or have high mileage and therefore have reached the end of their useful life span.


  11. Bomb threat prompts school searchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | News 4 Jax

    ... buildings, but they were allowed to enter once the search ended. The threat comes a few weeks after several Seminole County elementary schools were evacuated over bomb threats. No arrests have been made in that case, and it's not known if the ...


  12. October 17, 2014 Legal NoticesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Business Journal



  13. Emergency Management Accreditation Awarded to Seven ProgramsRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | PR Log

    PRLog - Oct. 16, 2014 - Atlanta - Seven vastly different programs have earned accreditation by the Emergency Management Accreditation Program : congratulations to The City of Orlando, Fla.; Madison County, Fla.; Seminole County, Fla.; USACE North Atlantic District, Philadelphia, Pa.; and Virginia Tech University earned accreditation from the Emergency Management Accreditation Program. In addition, the States of Maryland and New York have achieved reaccreditation.


  14. Ex-Warner Christian teacher likely to plead to child porn chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... s after he pleaded not guilty on July 24 to the federal charges. Graziotti is being held without bail in the Seminole County jail.


  15. Man found alone; Caregiver arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Click Orlando

    A Seminole County caregiver is facing charges after police say a man was found alone with a cord wrapped around his neck. According to Lake Mary police, Angeleca Lozovsky, 27, was charged with neglect of an elderly or disabled adult without great harm.


  16. HD 30: Can Bob Cortes Overcome Karen Castor Dentel's Name and Cash Advantages?Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Sunshine State News

    Karen Castor Dentel may come from one of the most prominent Democratic families in Florida but that might not be enough to help her win a second term in the Florida House. Castor Dentel beat Scott Plakon in 2012 but that Republican had moved over from his Seminole County base to HD 30 in order to help Chris Dorworth.


  17. Man arrested in ATM robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Click Orlando

    Dolan had warrants out of Brevard and Seminole counties and is believed to have been involved in several crimes, deputies said.


  18. Lake seeks solutions for bear-proof cartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission to help solve the problem. Earlier this year, Seminole County officials utilized an FWC grant to give a $40 incentive to each of the first 500 residents who signed up for bear-resistant ...


  19. Road, trail work start next year after Seminole voters OK penny taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Seminole County plans to spend more than $25.6 million in revenue next year from the penny sales tax increase on a variety of road, trail and stormwater improvement projects. Last May, Seminole voters approved raising their county's sales tax from 6 cents to 7 cents.


  20. Mount Dora's Tremain Street Greenway nearing completionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... be a few years in coming, but the trail is planned to enable access to the east along the railroad tracks to Seminole County, to the north and west to the Lake County Trail and to the south to the West Orange Trail, which connects to the Central ...