| Mar 20, 2014
| 1:26 PM
TALLAHASSEE -- A plan to merge Central Florida's road-building agencies into one major tolling authority was amended Thursday by the state Senate to address the past pay-to-play culture tainting Orlando's expressway authority.
The bill, SB 230, would...
| Mar 5, 2014
I'm ticked off that it's like driving through a maze in my neighborhood to get to my house, because everyone is parking on the street instead of their driveways - like they're supposed to do!
I'm ticked off that Floridians have watering restrictions...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 2:40 PM
Sprint Corp. confirmed Wednesday it is shedding 400 jobs at its Altamonte Springs call-center operation — the biggest in a series of companywide cost-cutting moves by the wireless-communications giant.
The company said it handed out pink slips to...
| Mar 21, 2014
Sam Meiner is affectionately known as "The Big Pig" around these parts.
It's a moniker that doesn't refer to the length of his belt or the condition of his personal property.
But for those who have lived in Central Florida long enough to have eaten at...
| Mar 18, 2014
| 9:00 PM
If politics makes strange bedfellows, then the state Senate's latest run at Florida's deplorable "stand your ground" law offers — in a good way — a textbook example.
On Monday, the Senate Criminal Justice Committee debated a bipartisan...
| Mar 19, 2014
Yield: 4 to 6 servings
1 1/2 pounds chicken breasts, cut into pieces
1/4 cup olive oil, divided
2 tablespoons sliced garlic
1 pound penne pasta, uncooked
1/4 cup pine nuts
1/2 cup sundried tomatoes
10 ounces sliced shiitake mushrooms
| Mar 13, 2014
| 12:17 PM
Welcome to Freebie Friday, where everything here is free. Find free food, events, museums, attractions, music, art exhibits, galleries, and more, absolutely free.
Free Iced Coffee Day--On Wednesday, March 19 participating Dunkin&...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Posting articles and photos:
- Is it free to post photos, articles and events?
- How do I post my content?
- Will you include my article in the print edition?
- Will you include my photo in the print edition?
- How do I edit my content after it's...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 8:11 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- The Senate is advancing a bill to provide stepped up penalties for "revenge porn" where people use social media or the Internet to spread nude or explicit images of their ex's.
The Senate's bill, SB 532, would make it a second degree...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 9:35 AM
TALLAHASSEE – The parents of Trayvon Martin and Jordan Davis led a crowd of protesters to the Capitol Monday to warn Republican policymakers that failing to repeal Florida’s ‘stand your ground’ law will haunt them at the polls this...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 3:29 PM
Five high school baseball players from Broward and Palm Beach counties, including a pair of Coral Springs Christian teammates, rank among MaxPreps’ list of Top-100 2015 prospects.
Coral Springs Christian right-handed pitcher Touki Toussaint is...