| Oct 10, 2012
| 4:26 AM
In late September, deputies visited a responded to Riverview home after receiving a report of a trespasser. Deputies met the homeowner who told them that strangers were living in his house, which had been vacant due to Chinese drywall, according to a news...
| Mar 24, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The name of the Lakeland clinic, Uphoria Medical Clinic, should have been a big clue that something was a bit hinky.
Narcotics detectives arrested a Lakeland physician, Aaron Branham Roush, who is a board certified surgeon who refers to himself as a...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 4:31 AM
Here's a sure sign the Grand Old Party — or is it the Grand Old Hurricane Party — is in Florida: Deputies arrested a Jason Thomas Wilson, a 31-year-old Tallahassee man, who walked into the RNC event zone with a full-sized machete strapped to...
| Sep 20, 2011
Jeb Bush was the main attraction at the Sentinel “Education Reform” luncheon this afternoon (Tuesday). And he didn't disappoint. The issues and the arguments over them are old hat by now, and many have largely been settled by the data. In...
| Aug 26, 2011
| 8:16 PM
As investigators dig into the finances of the region's workforce development board, federal law indicates that Central Florida taxpayers might have to repay any money that is ultimately determined to have been misspent.
Workforce Central Florida...
| Nov 9, 2010
| 6:36 PM
Not only did Patty Bigbee try to sell her 10-week-old grandson on the Internet, she hatched a plan to cheat the baby's mother out of her cut of the cash, investigators said Tuesday.
Last week, the 45-year-old grandmother from Volusia County tried to...
| Jan 19, 2011
| 8:09 PM
The big boys came at him hard. He liked what he heard. Like what he saw from various state college programs like Florida State and Miami when he attended games.
But talented Tampa Jefferson receiver Andre Davis stuck to his loyalties all along. He was...
| Sep 24, 2010
TAMPA -- It's one of the final pieces of Tampa's new arts and cultural district, rising from a once-barren piece of land along the eastern banks of the Hillsborough River.
The Glazer Children's Museum, a 53,000-square-foot, $21 million facility, opens...
| Mar 2, 2011
| 6:55 AM
TAMPA, Fla. — For travelers in town for spring training games, Davis Islands already makes for a fine side trip, with its picturesque marina, quaint restaurants and shops, and views of the bay. Now that Yankees great Derek Jeter lives there,...
| Mar 28, 2011
In Houston, school district officials introduced a test score-based evaluation system to determine teacher bonuses, then — in the face of massive protests — jettisoned the formula after one year to devise a better one.
In New York, teachers...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 4:33 PM
GOP Presidential candidate Rick Santorum has named his campaign leadership team in Florida, led by Sarasota consultant Jesse Biter as state chairman and West Palm Beach consultant Michael Phillips as state director. Bitner's political involvement has...