| Aug 19, 2014
| 12:49 PM
With just a week to go before elections, Gov. Rick Scott has appointed a former Oviedo mayor to serve as a Seminole County School Board member.
Tom Walters, 65, a retired Air Force colonel who served as Oviedo's mayor from 2001 to 2007, will hold the...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 4:01 PM
Election supervisors, worried that the redistricting brouhaha will confuse voters, have this message: The Aug. 26 primary is still on, and early voting is set to begin in some Central Florida counties starting today.
Voters can start casting ballots...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 12:38 PM
The player rumors continue to swirl around Orlando City during the summer transfer window, with Brazilian winger Robinho the latest big name to be connected to the Lions.
While Orlando City will look to bolster its roster with designated players,...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 10:01 AM
Five things for today in Orlando and Central Florida: a "swatting" call leads to big police response; boy's body identified at notorious reform school; and weekend offerings: beer and art, superhero movies, and handmade mugs.
1. A "swatting" call led...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 10:52 AM
The call is dramatic, from a seemingly panicked boy claiming to have shot his mother in the chest with an assault rifle inside an Oviedo home early Friday.
But police say that's all it is: drama, a staged emergency call aimed at eliciting a large-...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 11:29 AM
Welcome to Freebie Friday, where everything here is free.
BRITISH INVASION CELEBRATION: Celebrating 50 years of The Beatles in America with all things British including classic cars and more than 20 vendors....
| Aug 7, 2014
| 3:52 PM
KATHLEEN CHREIST, 60, Titusville, died Wednesday. North Brevard Funeral Home, Titusville.
JAMES R. ORNER, 82, Minneola, died Wednesday. Becker Funeral Home, Clermont.
WANDA MAE REICHERT, 57, Sorrento, died Wednesday. Loomis Family Funeral...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 1:32 PM
Winter Park: Good Morning Winter Park, 7:45 a.m. Aug. 8, Winter Park Chamber of Commerce/Welcome Center, 151 W. Lyman Ave., Winter Park. Cost: free. Details: 407-644-8281 or winterpark.org.
Oviedo-Winter Springs: Bagels and Business event...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 9:58 AM
It took awhile, but the timing couldn't have been better for picture-perfect synthetic turf to be rolled out at Lake Mary.
The fabricated field, a rich green, with bright white yard lines and red end zones that burn your eyes if you stare too long,...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 1:47 PM
A hearing Wednesday ended without a decision on whether a suspected home-invader will be allowed to bond out of jail, after a judge expressed concern about loosing a "band of ninjas" into the community.
"Having a band of ninjas running around the state.....
| Aug 5, 2014
DOLORES RODRIGUEZ-BARRIOS, 93, Titusville, died Saturday. Loomis Family Funeral Home, Apopka.
GEORGE FREDRIC CLEAVER, 94, Eustis, died Sunday. Hamlin & Hilbish Funeral Directors, Eustis.
DOROTHY ANNE CONNER, 78, Sorrento, died Saturday....