| Nov 15, 2013
| 7:23 AM
Federal agents said they were tipped that a Brazilian couple vacationing in Florida were planning on running a credit card fraud operation during their travels in Orlando.
Throughout September and October, federal court records show, agents turned to...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 3:30 PM
Nearly 68 percent of Seminole County teachers earned top-notch, "highly effective" evaluations last year. In neighboring Orange County, fewer than 7 percent earned the same ranking.
It's not that teachers in Seminole are that much better, administrators...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 1:53 PM
Witnesses have told Longwood police that city commissioner H.G. "Butch" Bundy's car was speeding and ran a red light before a rollover crash that left him in critical condition on Sunday, and investigators believe alcohol was also involved.
| Nov 11, 2013
| 5:05 PM
There are good reasons why some parents can't let their children walk home from school.
In some places, especially rural areas, there are long stretches of road without sidewalks. For other children, a walk to and from school would mean crossing busy...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 9:09 PM
Longwood Commissioner H.G. "Butch" Bundy was one of two people involved in a serious single-vehicle accident Sunday night, which resulted in Bundy being ejected from the vehicle.
He is in critical condition, said Kevin Tuck spokesman for the Longwood...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 1:48 PM
Veterans Day Ceremony: 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 11; Veterans Memorial Park, 110 E. Seminole Blvd., Sanford. Presented by Seminole County Area Veterans Advisory Council. The keynote speaker will be AMVETS National Commander Cleve Geer. Free. 407-322-1652....
| Nov 9, 2013
| 1:58 PM
Sharai Pittman pulled her Ford Explorer to a stop in the right-turn lane of County Road 535 at 2:32 p.m. on a recent school day.
"It'll probably be 3 o'clock before we move," said the Windermere mother, whose two boys attend Sunset Park Elementary....
| Nov 6, 2013
| 5:28 AM
Look out for congestion throughout Interstate 4 this morning.
There's congestion on I-4 west at the Florida's Turnpike exit, and on eastbound lanes from the John Young Parkway exit to the SR-50 exit. Expect more slow-moving traffic on I-4 west from Lake...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 3:47 PM
In about two weeks, America will pause to honor our veterans.
And then the moment will pass.
After a spurt of parades, political platitudes and paid days off, most people will go back to their daily grind.
Unfortunately, for many of the men and...
| 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...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 9:29 AM
Darvin Boothe, who served as principal of Lake Brantley High for almost 30 years, now has his name on the high school's stadium. The Seminole County school district announced during a half-time ceremony at Friday night's homecoming game that the stadium...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Central Florida's building industry is still feeling pretty puny, but if you look closely, the patient is showing signs of life.
The evidence — modest as it is — can be found in the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity's most recent...