| May 22, 2015
| 11:57 AM
Divers have recovered a body from a lake in a residential neighborhood in West Park, Broward Sheriff's officials said.
It was found behind a home in the 4300 block of Southwest 33rd Street about 9 a.m. Friday, deputies said.
Deputies were called...
| May 20, 2015
| 9:38 PM
If you were the governor with extra bucks to burn, would you help the working poor? Or help the aged and disabled poor who are unable to work?
Another choice: Provide healthcare for immigrants in the country illegally? Or help poor kids get dental care....
| May 20, 2015
| 9:08 AM
Maranatha Tours, which specializes in Christian tours that visit places relevant to the Bible, has a new itinerary this year that tours Italy accompanied by biblical scholars. Scheduled for Sept. 4-11, the trip will include attending the first night of...
| May 29, 2015
| 2:22 PM
Those attending this year's 15th annual Wetlands, Wind & Water festival at Wolf Lake found many ways to enjoy the great outdoors.
Free to the public, the two-day festival is sponsored by the Association for the Wolf Lake Initiative, and featured...
| May 28, 2015
| 9:22 AM
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| May 27, 2015
| 7:28 AM
Crossing the dunes onto the unspoiled, endless beach at Canaveral National Seashore has a special feeling about it, and it's all yours.
Ocean breezes whisper a sweet song as shore birds scurry along the tide line, snacking in the shifting sand on mole...
| May 27, 2015
| 5:00 AM
When a corpse was found in the Hudson River over the Memorial Day weekend, there were none of the usual questions about its identity. Few doubted that it was Vincent Viafore, a kayaker whose disappearance while out paddling with his fiancee is at the...
| May 19, 2015
| 3:01 PM
Some people go to Ocean City to relax. They plop their chairs or blankets on the warm sand. They read a book or perhaps drift off for a nap, lulled by the shrieks of seagulls, the lapping of waves, the laughter of children.
But for the past four years,...
| May 26, 2015
| 4:28 PM
A man who drowned in Lake County over the holiday weekend while trying to save a cat has been identified by the coroner's office as William A. Anderson, 46.
Anderson, whose last known address was in Ingleside, died Sunday night after authorities said...
| Apr 17, 2015
| 1:55 PM
The moment after Michael Triem's kayak capsized in Lake Michigan's icy waters, he had to make a life-or-death decision.
He asked himself, "Should I swim back to shore?"
He was three-quarters of a mile from land. He wasn't wearing a wetsuit. The...
| Apr 20, 2015
| 5:20 AM
Have you ever gone scalloping? Personally, I had not, until a recent trip to Gulf County, Fla. I wasn't even sure what the act of "scalloping" was. Yes, getting scallops, surely, but how? And what did that entail? It turns out, it's both fairly simple,...