| Aug 29, 2013
| 12:52 PM
Film festival guide
CENTRAL FLORIDA FILM FESTIVAL: Aug. 30-Sept. 1; West Orange 5 Cinemas, 1575 Maguire Road, Ocoee; 407-370-3703 or centralfloridafilmfestival.com.
GLOBAL PEACE FILM FESTIVAL: Sept. 17-22, various venues; 407-224-6625 or...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 12:16 PM
KING MUDDFISH: 8 p.m. Aug. 31; McWells, 4757 S. Orange Ave., Orlando; $10; 407-855-4006.
SEAN CHAMBERS: 8 p.m. Sept. 14; McWells, 4757 S. Orange Ave., Orlando; $15; 407-855-4006.
ANTHONY GOMES: 8 p.m. Sept. 19; McWells, 4757 S. Orange Ave.,...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 1:35 PM
TALLAHASSEE – Southern Strategy Group is one of Florida's largest lobbying firms, with clients ranging from Daytona International Speedway and Apple to the city of Orlando.
Founded by former Jeb Bush adviser Paul Bradshaw, the firm showed the...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 12:08 PM
The Keys and the Gulf Coast have a reputation for some of the world’s most picturesque Florida sunsets. But neither occur with the Atlantic coasts stellar sunrise. Now Sloppy Joe's has combined the allure of their Key West and Treasure Island...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 4:49 AM
Rev. Al Sharpton defended his role in the controversial Trayvon Martin case during a church sermon Sunday, the Daytona Beach News-Journal is reporting.
Sharpton's 45-minute sermon was part of the 10th anniversary celebrations of Rev. L. Ronald Durham'...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 5:02 AM
The former Volusia County beach officer accused of trading racially charged Trayvon Martin comments and photos on Facebook and his cellphone told investigators he didn't think the material was offensive, the Daytona Beach News-Journal is reporting.
| Jul 11, 2013
| 2:38 PM
It took time for Jay LaValley to adjust to the expectations of Maryland wrestlers when he moved to Baltimore from Massachusetts in 2005, especially as he jumped back into the sport after a long hiatus.
"Being away from the sport for 10 years, I...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 4:34 AM
Jonathan Savas has a unique method to get a baby to fall asleep: The 24-year-old dad is accused of placing a 10-month-old boy face down on the couch and then sitting on the baby's head while visiting a woman at a Deland mobile home park, reports The...
| 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...
| Aug 11, 2013
| 5:18 PM
He said "A man's home is his castle; It always has been and so it remains"
But he holds the keys in a fist of rage
His home is his castle
And mine is a cage
"A Man's Home is His Castle," by Faith Hill
This time, when she stirred from blackness,...
| Aug 10, 2013
| 6:56 AM
A Volusia County safety officer was fired Friday after he was accused of posting racially insensitive comments on Facebook following the George Zimmerman trial, the Daytona Beach News-Journal is reporting.
Todd Snipes, 45, a Volusia County lifeguard for...