| Feb 19, 2014
TAVARES — The state Department of Health in Lake County will mark the agency's 125th anniversary with a display of memorabilia from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Thursday in the rotunda of the round courthouse, 315 W. Main St.
Relics from the 75th...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 12:54 PM
It's time to do tax returns and here's some motivation to get it done quickly: Identity thieves will try to get your refund before you do.
FBI Miami chief Michael Steinbach called ID theft a "huge, growing problem" in South Florida, which in 2012 led...
| Feb 15, 2014
| 8:30 PM
PINES CHARTER 5, PARK VISTA 2
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Pitching: W —Blount. L —Scher, 1-1. Key...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 8:06 AM
Chef Norman Van Aken, a founding father of New World Cuisine, and proprietor of Norman's at the Ritz-Carlton Grande Lakes is hosting a cookbook signing, discussion and dinner Saturday, Feb. 15, for his two best-selling works: "No Experience Necessary" and...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 9:04 AM
Bennett and Buffett: two performers with distinct personas -- basically, unduplicated -- and each is coming to South Florida soon.
Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Saturday for Tony Bennett, who will perform at 8 p.m. March 14 at Hard Rock Live at the...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 1:36 PM
For artists like Jimmy Buffett, it seems the road goes on forever and the party never ends -- to borrow a phrase from the great songwriter Robert Earl Keen. Buffett's coming back to Virginia Beach for a show on May 24 and his fans -- Parrotheads -- will...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 2:46 PM
If you've ever wondered what it's like to run a race seven months pregnant, Jenny Lee Allen compares it to having a 2.5 pound head of cauliflower strapped to your stomach.
The 34-year-old, first-time expectant mother from Jupiter might as well have been...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 7:25 AM
"Florida's just being a jerk now." At least that's one social media statement making the Internet rounds accompanied with a temperature map showing one giant frigid, blue country, except of course for the balmy yellow- and orange-colored Sunshine State....
| Feb 3, 2014
| 10:52 AM
Una amistosa competencia se puso en marcha este sábado entre la ciudad de Hallandale Beach y Tampa. ¿La razón? Un sándwich cubano.
Hasta este sábado, la ciudad de Tampa llevaba el récord de haber hecho el sándwich cubano más grande del mundo, con un...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 8:07 AM
Más de 90 ballenas han quedado atascadas en las playas de Florida en los últimos dos meses —casi tres veces el promedio, asombrando así a los biólogos marinos y dejándoles la incógnita de un posible común denominador.
La serie de frentes fríos que...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 1:04 PM
Ripley's will celebrate National Backwards Day on Friday with half-off admission for Florida residents who walk into the attraction backwards or wear something backwards.
The deal is good only on Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, the day some sources call National...