| Jul 22, 2013
| 3:23 AM
The Seminole County branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People will hold a town hall meeting tonight at Allen Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Sanford to give the public an opportunity to discuss the George...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 5:38 AM
"Everything old is new again," according to a vintage adage, and I recently experienced a real-Florida example of that truth.
Shuffleboard — celebrating its 100th anniversary this year — is casting off its old image, enshrined in 1950s...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 3:52 PM
President Obama on Friday called for Americans to do some "soul searching" and reflect on racial issues following the divisive not-guilty verdict in George Zimmerman's murder trial.
Obama addressed the nation as protests continue following Saturday's...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 7:11 PM
While living in isolation during the George Zimmerman murder trial, jurors went bowling, saw a Fourth of July fireworks display and got manicures and pedicures, the Seminole County Sheriff's Office reported Wednesday.
Those were counterpoints to the...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 7:33 AM
Here's what's free this week:
Easy Beauty & Barber School, 5040 W. Colonial Drive, Orlando, is offering free haircuts to men and women, age 65 and up on Mondays-Thursdays during July and August. Stop by or call 407-285-1883 for more details.
| Jul 18, 2013
| 2:47 PM
Following a request from the FBI, the Sanford Police Department reported Thursday that it has halted its plan to return George Zimmerman's gun and other pieces of evidence used at his murder trial.
The move is a clear sign that the U.S. Department of...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 5:42 AM
No culpable. "Nosotros el jurado encontramos a George Zimmerman no culpable".
Simple y llanamente dicho, ese fue el veredicto al que llegó un jurado de seis mujeres en el juicio contra George Zimmerman, acusado de asesinato en el segundo grado por la...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 12:26 PM
A group of Baltimore activists is planning a demonstration in McKeldin Square after the jury returns a verdict in the trial of neighborhood watchman George Zimmerman, who is accused of murdering teenager Trayvon Martin.
The Baltimore People's Power...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 8:09 PM
While I am still having trouble accepting that you can follow a hoodie-clad black teenager on his way home, confront him, provoke a fight, shoot him through the heart and get away with it, I have to accept the jury’s verdict.
| Jul 11, 2013
| 1:46 PM
As George Zimmerman's second-degree murder trial draws to close, law enforcement agencies are preparing to quell any potential violence that the verdict in the high-profile case could spark.
Locally and statewide, law enforcement agencies are ready to...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 5:36 PM
SANFORD — A former Seminole State College instructor on Wednesday told jurors in the George Zimmerman murder case that in Florida, you can start a fight with someone, and if he fights back violently, you can use deadly force if you fear grave injury...