| Aug 14, 2014
| 1:32 PM
Welcome to Freebie Friday, where everything is free.
Community Unity Festival: Backpack giveaway, exercise programs, games, entertainment and a DJ, live music by LA Robinson and Streetlife. 9 a.m. Saturday,...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 3:47 PM
A months-long investigation led to raids at eight Volusia County homes — and a cabinet business — on Thursday, leading to 17 arrests in a Deltona-based heroin trafficking ring, the Sheriff's Office said.
Authorities said the investigation...
| Aug 10, 2014
JULIA ANITA CHRISTOPHER, 89, Eustis, died Thursday. Harden/Pauli Funeral Home, Eustis.
BENNIE DEITRICH JR., 57, Leesburg, died Wednesday. Baldwin Brothers Cremation Society, Lady Lake.
EDITA LARA, 85, Clermont, died Thursday. Funeraria San...
| Aug 6, 2014
JOHN DAVIS, 94, Titusville, died Tuesday. North Brevard Funeral Home, Titusville.
LYNDA GEELAN, 69, Mims, died Monday. North Brevard Funeral Home, Titusville.
ROBERT WHITE, 81, Cocoa, died Monday. North Brevard Funeral Home, Titusville....
| Aug 5, 2014
| 9:31 AM
Blackfin restaurant has closed in Maitland but one of the owners is hoping to move to another location. However, a sign posted on the door today stated: "We are closed and will reopen in a few weeks. Thank you for being patient." Developer Eric Kovar, who...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 10:13 AM
The buying spree has continued for Jim Gissy, longtime right-hand man for time-share magnate David Siegel.
The vice president of sales and marketing at Westgate Resorts recently purchased the Golden Eagle Village shopping center at 2430 U.S. Highway...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 5:43 AM
Fans of local feature reporting can look to WUCF-Channel 24 on Thursday, when the PBS station offers the programs "Artisodes" and "One" back to back.
On "Artisodes," New Smyrna Beach artist Bryce Hammond will share his process.
The program, at 8 p.m....
| Aug 17, 2014
ISAAC VICKERS, 66, Merritt Island, died Wednesday. Postell's Mortuary, Orlando.
HOWARD MICHAEL BROWN, 54, Leesburg, died Friday. Steverson, Hamlin & Hilbish Funerals and Cremations, Tavares.
BENNIE DEITRICH JR., 57, Leesburg, died...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 1:09 PM
Help Mom, Dad and Grandparents Tackle Summer Projects If you are visiting older parents or an elderly grandparent over the summer take the time to offer help and assistance while you visit; helping older family members with household maintenance...
| Jul 25, 2014
| 2:25 PM
Heavy damage, including a possible tornado, was reported in Volusia County during today's thunderstorms,
A significant weather advisory is in effect for excessive lightning in Brevard County, east Osceola County, east Seminole County, east Volusia County...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 3:05 PM
WHAT: The University of Central Florida Art Gallery takes a look at American culture — especially its celebrities — in an exhibition of work by famed photographer Jack Mitchell.
Images from 1960-1995 are featured in Mitchell's black-and-...