| Nov 18, 2013
| 3:17 PM
George Zimmerman, whose battles with the law have captivated the nation for almost two years, was arrested again Monday in Florida on charges of domestic violence, including pointing a weapon at his girlfriend.
Zimmerman, 30, was taken into custody in...
| Sep 25, 2013
| 2:34 PM
Millions of Floridians without health insurance can start signing up through the Affordable Care Act next Tuesday, Oct. 1. If you're wondering where you can go for information, here are some answers:
Where can I find out my options and sign up?...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 10:34 AM
Affordable Care Act navigators -- people trained to help uninsured Floridians explore and perhaps select health insurance -- will be setting up in at least four Central Florida locations Tuesday as the federal health care exchange opens. But it's...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 10:55 AM
As Florida officials investigate the deaths of 95 infants believed to be caused by unsafe sleeping conditions, the state on Wednesday announced a campaign with first responders to prevent further tragedy.
The deaths took place from Jan. 1 to Aug. 9...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 10:41 AM
Updated 3:50 p.m. 10/11: The earlier verison of this blogpost stated the event would be Saturday, not Saturday October 19. The event is Saturday, October 19.
Federally-trained navigators will be offering personal-assistance to Seminole County...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 7:11 AM
Mount Dora is just plain better than Winter Park.
And Winter Garden.
Best known for Renninger’s Antique Center and its annual art festival is unique, Mount Dora is a picturesque Lake County community where small-...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 4:27 PM
TALLAHASSEE — For a month this summer, protesters enraged by the acquittal of George Zimmerman turned the normally sleepy Florida Capitol into center stage of a contemporary social-justice showdown.
They slept outside Gov. Rick Scott's office....
| Oct 23, 2013
| 6:36 AM
POST HAS BEEN UPDATED.Osceola County's public school teachers would get raises of about $1,400 this year, under an agreement their union reached recently with the school district. That means all local school districts -- but Orange County's -- have hashed...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 8:05 AM
If you're like me you battle Central Florida roads every day. And, if you're like me, you have a growing number of questions about what you see and experience on the road.
The biggest, which I address in today's column, is why some traffic signals...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 9:32 AM
The latest conflict in George Zimmerman's life could come down -- like so many others -- to what is heard on a 911 emergency recording.
Zimmerman, 30, is scheduled to appear before a judge on Tuesday facing charges including aggravated assault,...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 6:30 AM
TALLAHASSEE – Seminole County Sheriff Don Eslinger is one of four people that Gov. Rick Scott is considering to become Florida's next lieutenant governor, the Tampa Bay Times reported Tuesday.
Scott has been searching for a new No. 2 for several...