| Oct 17, 2013
| 5:00 PM
Sara Fritz, an award-winning journalist who covered politics on Capitol Hill for more than three decades, including 14 years at the Los Angeles Times, died Wednesday in Washington, D.C. She was 68.
Fritz developed a lung infection after successful hip...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 11:43 PM
Costa Mesa resident Jake Gibb hopes to close out a dominant season on the Assn. of Volleyball Professionals tour, while Costa Mesa resident and Newport Harbor High product April Ross aims to strengthen a foothold on next season in the AVP Championships,...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 3:47 PM
Casey Patterson rode his bike down to the Huntington Beach Pier Tuesday morning to get in a workout.
It's a luxury the 33-year-old has, now that he's at home and has the opportunity to put in final preparations for the final Assn. of Volleyball...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Q: We've had our 5-year-old Great Dane since he was a puppy. I took him through puppy class, obedience call, agility class, private instruction and to my office daily. At the age of 3, he began to get protective of me, lunging and growling at other...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 11:25 AM
The 11 pilgrims on a march from Orlando to Tampa in support of immigration reform are expected to end their seven-day. 150-mile ordeal today around 6 p.m. with a candlelight prayer vigil at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 509 North Florida Ave., Tampa....
| Oct 11, 2013
| 9:23 AM
The Hoop Exchange Florida Fall Festival tips off a two-day run at the Orlando Sports Center (6700 Kingspointe Parkway) on Saturday night with some of the top boys basketball prospects in Florida and a list of teams that includes consensus 2012-13 national...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 5:50 AM
Big Al was known to the locals who frequent Boyd Hill Nature Preserve in St. Petersburg as being a "lover" that never bothered anyone, according to the Tampa Bay Times.
At 13 feet long and 770 pounds, Big Al was the largest gator in the area, but his...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 2:34 PM
No. 1 Apopka 49, Freedom 0 - F
Merritt Island 21, No. 2 Oviedo 3 - F
No. 3 Dr. Phillips 51, No. 13 Orlando University 14 - F
No. 4 West Orange 43, Jones 0 - F
Plantation American Heritage 6, No. 5 Daytona Beach Mainland 0 -...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 1:44 PM
Gwendolyn Luetta Ortiz was born November 15, 1921, in St. Petersburg, Florida, to Robert C. and Hazel (Burd) Thurlow. She died Sunday, June 14, 2013, in Tulsa, Oklahoma, at the age of 91 years. After graduating high school, Gwendolyn...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 8:30 PM
By Ilyce Glink and Samuel J. Tamkin
Negative equity. There was a time when most borrowers had never even heard the term.
But with the housing market crash five years ago, millions of homeowners became intimately familiar with the concept of their...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
In the early 1920s, a polio epidemic was sweeping the country, causing countless children to suffer, and their families to be faced with finding long-term medical care. At the same time, a fraternal organization, Shriners...