| Oct 14, 2013
| 1:58 PM
UNION BEACH, N.J. (AP) — Bart Sutton fought with his insurance company for a year over what it would cost to rebuild his flood-damaged home, then gave up in frustration and tore it down. A week later, the money came through.
Simone and Ken...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 2:52 PM
Many thanks for the well-thought-out, skillfully written column in the Coastline Pilot on Burning Man by Billy Fried (Sept. 13).
We have heard various accounts of the festival for years, but none of them enlightened us so clearly about the spirit and...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 7:04 AM
PETOSKEY -- Emmet County officials are taking steps toward the demolition of the Beach House, a lakefront building at the county's Headlands park near Mackinaw City.
County controller Lyn Johnson noted that a deadline to receive outside donations or...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Free stuff to do and things to see this week in Orlando:
CELEBRATE SANFORD: shopping, food, fishing, golfing, sailing, dining, live music, car show, bike show, air show, and more: through Sunday; Downtown Sanford, First Street, Sanford;...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 9:27 AM
Hope inspires us to keep on plugging away and is more than just a wish that something will suddenly change.
It is an expectation that things will work out for the best. Hope motivates us to seek active solutions to problems and make positive changes...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 9:52 AM
OKTOBERFEST: NERD NITE: presentations on German culture and beer: 7 p.m. Thursday; Orlando Brewing, 1301 Atlanta Ave., Orlando; free; 407-872-1117.
MR. RICHARD: musical sing-along: 10:30 a.m. Saturday; Barnes & Noble,...
| Oct 2, 2013
Check out festivals and events in October across the state.
View events this coming weekend, or view the whole month's offerings by region below:
This list is organized by region.
Central Florida (including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford,...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 5:54 PM
CADILLAC — If you give a good team chances, typically they’ll take advantage.
That unfortunately was the case for the Petoskey High School varsity football team as they dropped their first game of the season in their Big North Conference...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 11:28 PM
Before he turned 30, golf legend Gary Player became the third person to win the Grand Slam. In 1974, after winning 165 tournaments, Player was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame. Born in Johannesburg, South Africa, Player and his wife, Vivienne,...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 3:07 PM
A South Bay congressman called on the California Energy Commission to reject a controversial proposal to replace an aging power plant near the Redondo Beach waterfront with a new, smaller plant.
The fate of the plant, which came online in 1948 and is...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 9:51 AM
Broward County restaurants are about to put themselves on sale.
Starting Tuesday through Nov. 7, about 40 restaurants will offer $35 three-course meals during the seventh annual Dine Out Lauderdale.
At some spots, that's almost a 50 percent savings...