| Jan 2, 2015
| 3:00 AM
Randy Sullivan understands the risks of landing his floatplane on a rolling liquid runway. On a cold late-autumn afternoon, he cruises at 3,600 feet, searching for just the right approach to Mirror Lake, a glassy speck amid hundreds of miles of forest....
| Jan 12, 2015
While contemplating a stack of holiday gift cards, let's wrap our heads around these under-$200 earphones from Yamaha and Bowers & Wilkins, and Bluetooth headphones from Koss.
Yamaha EPH-M200 Earphones
Inline remote/microphone: Yes....
| Dec 5, 2014
| 2:54 PM
Four people have been charged with conspiracy to commit robbery resulting in bodily injury and robbery resulting in bodily injury after a man told police he was robbed after making arrangements on social media to sell an iPod.
Jovana Bukarica, 23, of...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 8:10 AM
Q. Congratulations for being named among the Young Farmers & Ranchers Leadership Group by the Florida Farm Bureau. What do you hope to learn from the two-year program?
I hope to learn about other agricultural industries in our state. I hope to learn...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 10:22 AM
The following items were taken from Huntley police reports:
Tools and construction equipment were reported taken from construction sites in the 14100 block of Weber Road on Oct. 20.
A student at Huntley High School reported on Oct. 21 that he left his...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 3:29 PM
Growing up, Trevor Noah did not know comedy existed.
Sitcoms, sketches and entertainment as a whole were a figment of his imagination. “Comedy” wasn’t a hobby, it wasn’t a business, it wasn’t anything at all.
| Jan 11, 2015
Competes with: Porsche Boxster, BMW M235i convertible, Audi TTS Roadster Looks like: A thrilling way to get a tan Drivetrain: 237-hp, turbocharged 1.7-liter four-cylinder engine with six-speed dual-clutch transmission; rear-wheel drive Hits dealerships:...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 9:18 AM
Kevin Purnell, organizer of the Buckroe Beach Reggae Festival, contacted me this morning with the sad news of the death of Living Truth, who headlined the festival last spring.
Not many details beyond this online report, but Purnell tells me that...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 3:50 PM
Year/Position: Junior wrestler at 138.
Accomplishments: Placed second in Class LL at 120 as a sophomore; fourth at State Open. Two-time All-CCC, two-time All-CCC All-Academic; Academic All-American; three-time Frank Chaves Tournament champion.
| Jan 8, 2015
| 7:07 PM
Much of geekdom is still waiting with bated breath for the Apple Watch to be released, which should happen early this year. If the product is as big a smash as the iPhone or the iPod, it could turn smartwatches from novelty items into mainstream...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 11:37 AM
The girl's mom alerted investigators after seeing the photo.
A 19-year-old Osceola County man last week sent an "inappropriate photo of an unknown woman" to a girl on Facebook, a report said.
An investigation led to the man's arrest on New Year's Eve...