| Aug 8, 2014
| 1:27 PM
The caller described a bloody murder scene inside an Oviedo home early Friday morning, officials said.
"I just shot my mom," said the caller who claimed to use an AR-15 rifle to kill the woman about 4 a.m., officials said.
The call prompted nearly...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 6:56 AM
Elana Goldstein, 18, went to Israel last month for what's called a "birthright trip": a subsidized visit available to anyone with at least one Jewish parent.
She was greeted with air-raid sirens and exploding rockets.
Another Central Florida woman,...
| 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 31, 2014
| 1:13 PM
Welcome to Freebie Friday, where everything here is free.
Back to school block party
Orlando Fashion Square, 3201 E. Colonial Drive, Orlando, will be giving away $20,000 cash in Back-to-School Bucks, starting Friday at...
| 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....
| 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 31, 2014
| 7:00 AM
From dive-bar casual to Margaritaville wannabes to simply sophisticated, the dining options on Central Florida's waterways include a myriad of choices.
We set out in search of eats along the St. Johns River from Astor to Sanford, the scenic Intracoastal...
| Jul 24, 2014
| 11:47 AM
An Altamonte Springs man pulled a gun during a road-rage incident in the Oviedo area this week when a driver accidentally cut him off, deputies reported Thursday.
Michael Stansfield, 29, was arrested by Seminole County deputies Tuesday night after the...
| 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.....
| Jul 30, 2014
| 4:58 PM
Larry Pultz was a tall, strong man, "a John Wayne" right down to his cowboy hat. But he was also a tender-hearted father who insisted on rocking his babies to sleep and a veterinarian who'd get up in the middle of the night to care for a sick animal....