| May 3, 2014
| 6:43 PM
JACKSONVILLE — As if repeating as a girls 100- and 200-meter dash state champion wasn't sweet enough for Kaylin Whitney.
The Clermont East Ridge sophomore beat stellar fields to win two Class 4A titles Saturday and then enjoyed the view from the...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 2:51 PM
Orlando ranks in the top 50 in a new ranking of the best cities to start a new business, while Jacksonville holds the top spot on the list.
In the recent study from WalletHub.com, Orlando ranks 37th out of the 150 most populated U.S. cities. The...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 12:06 PM
TALLAHASSEE – A plan to further expand Florida’s school-voucher program on Wednesday was stripped of the actual “expansion” in the cap on how much tax money could be used to support low-income students in private schools.
| May 1, 2014
| 2:20 PM
In a landmark move for undocumented students, state senators agreed to make discounted in-state college tuition rates available to them.
“I really believe in what we’re doing here,” the bills sponsor, Sen. Jack Latvala, R-Clearwater,...
| May 2, 2014
| 9:38 AM
TALLAHASSEE – On the final day of session, the Florida Senate sent Gov. Rick Scott a plan to legalize a low-THC version of medical marijuana that could be used by cancer patients and children with degenerative seizures.
Scott has already pledged...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 1:57 PM
A Hialeah official who was arrested on drug charges during a traffic stop in Fort Lauderdale in December hid a glass pipe in his rectum, police records show.
CBS Miami reports that Carlos Lopez, 45, the former purchasing director for the City of...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 6:26 AM
A Florida woman referred to as a "serial animal rescuer" has been charged with more than 50 counts of animal cruelty and could face more charges after police found animals living in deplorable conditions in North Miami-Dade Thursday, CBS Miami reports. ...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 5:56 AM
Florida's Tax-Credit Scholarship Program should get a "massive expansion" this year, House Speaker Will Weatherford, R-Wesley Chapel, said just before the current legislative session began. Now bills to expand that voucher program for low-income kids ...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 11:22 AM
A video of a South Florida mom fighting with a 12-year-old girl who was allegedly bullying the woman's daughter has led to the mother's arrest, NBC Miami reports.
Irisdaly Rios, 35, is seen on video punching and slapping Hialeah Middle School student...
| May 2, 2014
| 5:11 PM
Where: Hodges Stadium, University of North Florida, Jacksonville
Schedule: Field events and running prelims, 9 a.m.; running finals, 4 p.m.
3A Buzz: Kissimmee Liberty, led by senior Marion "Markel'' Brown...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 10:00 PM
This is part one of a five-part series: Top 55 places to go in Southeast Florida.
One of the perks of retirement — make that a big perk — is taking time to play as much golf as you can fit into your schedule. And Southeast Florida...