| Jan 23, 2015
| 1:33 PM
A local pediatric oncologist was appointed to Florida Cancer Control and Research Advisory Council by Gov. Rick Scott this week to fill the vacant position.
Dr. Amy Smith, 44, is the director of the Pediatric Brain Tumor Program at the Arnold Palmer...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 5:37 PM
A possible gang-related shooting left two teens injured at an apartment complex near Texas Avenue and Americana Boulevard on Thursday, deputies said.
The shooting happened at Millenia West Apartments around 5:30 p.m., officials said.
| Jan 29, 2015
| 5:10 PM
A 12-year-old boy was struck by a vehicle early Thursday morning while crossing a road in Osceola County on his way to a school bus stop, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
The crash occurred at 6:40 a.m., near a school bus stop on Partin...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 8:28 AM
A 12-year-old boy was struck by a vehicle early this morning while crossing a road in Osceola County on his way to a school bus stop, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
The crash occurred at 6:40 a.m., near a school bus stop on Cobblestone...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 3:16 PM
An Orange County man was charged after his 4-month-old daughter died Tuesday from injuries sustained when her bouncy chair fell from a table, deputies said.
Heriberto Montes-Ramos Jr., 18, was charged with child neglect with great bodily harm on...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 11:07 AM
On most Tuesday and Thursday afternoons recently, Sam Wainman played lacrosse with friends in a field next to the First Baptist Church of Chuluota.
They were waiting for a magical date, Jan. 19. That date arrived Monday, the official start of lacrosse...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 6:59 AM
Here are your stories for Thursday in Central Florida: two died after being on Disney rides last year; biggest black bear in Florida killed Sunday; "Old Florida" Tumblr shares memorabilia; and more.
1. Two Disney World visitors died late last year after...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 3:00 PM
Aubrey Clark has overcome severe brain swelling and dangerous spikes in brain pressure since being hit by an SUV on her way to her Ocoee home from Citrus Elementary School earlier this week.
On Thursday, she was under sedation in the intensive-care...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 2:04 PM
A suspected gunman remains on the loose this afternoon after a stray bullet hit a 10-year-old boy riding his bicycle in Sanford Thursday evening, police said.
The boy, Jeremiah Taylor, underwent surgery at Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children Thursday...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 10:12 AM
The 8-year-old girl hit by a pickup while crossing the street in Altamonte Springs earlier this month has died, and police are investigating whether a broken streetlight contributed to her death.
Kaila Strucke was in a medically-induced coma at Arnold...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 5:15 PM
The 8-year-old Altamonte Springs girl hit by a truck while crossing the street Wednesday remained in critical condition Friday evening, her father said.
Kaila Strucke was still in a medically induced coma at Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children, Jeremy...