| Jul 23, 2014
| 2:09 PM
A 13-year-old Port Orange boy is lucky to be alive after a barracuda leaped out of the Atlantic Ocean and clamped down on his arm during a Sunday fishing trip, his grandmother said.
Parker King and his father, Irwin, were about 20 miles offshore when...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 4:04 PM
It's summertime, and the living is miserable.
If you want relief from oppressive heat and humidity, think of how your fur-coat-clad best friend feels. So where can you take a hot hound to cool off?
Algiers Beach in Gulfside City Park on Sanibel Island...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 7:00 AM
From dive-bar casual to Margaritaville wannabes to simply sophisticated, the dining options on Central Florida's waterways include a myriad of choices.
We set out in search of eats along the St. Johns River from Astor to Sanford, the scenic Intracoastal...
| 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
ANTONIO RACINES, 59, Melbourne, died July 26. Dove Funeral Home, Orlando.
JESSE JAMES BLALOCK, infant, Mount Dora, died Thursday. Harden/Pauli Funeral Home, Eustis.
JOSEPHINE DIETZ, 89, Clermont, died Friday. D.J. Enea Family...
| 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 1, 2014
| 5:29 PM
This chart illustrates how we would have formatted area FHSAA districts for the upcoming school year in sports with team brackets (basketball, baseball, softball, girls volleyball). The soccer setup would be similar. We believe the FHSAA can ease travel...
| May 7, 2014
| 7:57 AM
A Florida teen has been arrested after police say he caused two separate crashes in New Smyrna Beach on April 30 and then uploaded a YouTube video titled "me driving like an idiot" that shows most of the incident, according to The Daytona Beach News-...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 10:40 AM
New Smyrna Beach offensive lineman Jalen Merrick, already with college football scholarship offers from Florida, Georgia and South Carolina in his pocket, picked up several more this week, including UCF.
Merrick, a 6-foot-5, 270-pound tackle who is...