| Nov 28, 2014
| 8:16 AM
MIAMI- La temporada de huracanes de este año en el Atlántico, que terminó oficialmente el pasado domingo, fue "relativamente tranquila, tal como se predijo", y supone nueve años consecutivos sin que un ciclón azote Florida, algo que sí resulta...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 8:24 AM
Monday night, town council will hold a public hearing before the regularly-scheduled meeting. The public hearing will address the town's inland wetlands and watercourses agency appointment process.
Currently, members of the inland wetlands and...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 3:00 AM
It began with an albino parakeet named Whitey.
As a child, Walter Fuller would play Johnny Cash on the record player in his bedroom and let Whitey out of his cage. Whitey would fly around and alight on the back of a chair or the corner of a nightstand...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 8:05 PM
Most of what you hear emanating from Gator Nation this week revolves around whether Steve Spurrier will put an end to Will Muschamp on Saturday.
But what should be more worrisome to college football fans is this:
Could Will Muschamp put an end to...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 9:01 AM
Despite the emergence of quarterback Treon Harris and return of coach Steve Spurrier, a UF official said 5,500 tickets remain for the Gators matchup with South Carolina Saturday in the Swamp.
The Gators have sold out eight games in four seasons under...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 8:17 AM
It's small, green and cute in an amphibian sort of way. The green treefrog, Hyla cinerea, is a native species usually found near any permanent body of water.
Lately, I've become fascinated by these 1- to 2.5-inch long cuties after noticing how many...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 12:43 PM
"There's a yellow-crowned night heron … and a willet off to its right," says Milan Bull, surveying the generous salt marshes at the mouth of the Housatonic River. He spots them straight away, with naked eyes. The birds are at least 100 yards away,...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 1:07 PM
I thought I had finally gotten over my — let's not sugarcoat it — revulsion at being in butterfly gardens.
My recent stop in the ambulatory bug atrium at the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum was probably my fifth in such a place, designed to...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 4:14 PM
The Orange County district attorney's office filed multiple charges against a Los Angeles Police Department officer accused of exposing himself to women in Huntington Beach and trying to have a minor touch his genitals.
Ryan Eric Galliher, 33, of...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 4:11 PM
A Los Angeles Police Department officer has been charged with exposing himself to women at the Bolsa Chica ecological reserve in Huntington Beach.
Huntington Beach police said Ryan Eric Galliher, a 33-year-old Huntington Beach resident, exposed...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 1:21 PM
For years, environmentalists have tried to prevent 3,000 acres of land called Mira Lago, bordering the Disney Wilderness Preserve, from becoming a housing development.
Now, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts has bought the property in Osceola and Polk...