| May 2, 2014
If you want to throw fuel on a barbecue get-together, start a debate about sauce, the type of meat and the heat source for cooking. Then stand back before you are consumed by the whoosh of the verbal fire.
In North Carolina, folks prefer a vinegar-based...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 6:09 AM
Florida once again topped both the nation and the world for its number of shark attacks with a total of 24 unprovoked incidences during 2013, according to statistics compiled by SharkAttackFile.net.
That number makes up nearly half of the 53...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 2:34 PM
No. 1 Apopka 49, Freedom 0 - F
Merritt Island 21, No. 2 Oviedo 3 - F
No. 3 Dr. Phillips 51, No. 13 Orlando University 14 - F
No. 4 West Orange 43, Jones 0 - F
Plantation American Heritage 6, No. 5 Daytona Beach Mainland 0 -...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 2:36 PM
The former head of a Naperville adoption agency who authorities said fled the country last year on the eve of a grand jury indictment for embezzling has been returned to the U.S. from Germany, according to the Illinois attorney general's office....
| Oct 5, 2013
| 9:42 AM
No. 1 Apopka 52, No. 3 West Orange 35 - F
No. 2 Dr. Phillips 49, Boone 10 - F
No. 4 Lake Mary 37, No. 10 Lake Brantley 28 - F
No. 5 Winter Park 34, No. 11 Timber Creek 29 - F
No. 6 Daytona Beach Mainland 62, Deltona 0 - F
| Nov 12, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Bryan Porter just wanted a wedding date he could remember. So he and Darlene Hielscher flew to Las Vegas to get married at a burger joint at the stroke of midnight on 11/12/13, one of the last remaining sequential dates this century.
The couple from...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
PHOENIX, AZ -- These reader questions were answered by veterinary experts attending the annual American Animal Hospital Association Conference March 14-17, attended by over 2,100 veterinary professionals. AAHA is the only organization that accredits small...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
PHOENIX, AZ -- These reader questions were answered by veterinary experts attending the annual American Animal Hospital Association Conference here March 14-17. The AAHA is the only organization that accredits small animal hospitals throughout the U.S....
| Nov 30, 2013
| 5:47 AM
People are passionate about proxy voting in community associations. Some strongly favor the practice, and others strongly oppose it. Few are neutral.
After this column recently discussed the pros and cons of proxies, we received more than 120 responses...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 8:18 PM
No. 1 Apopka 57, No. 16 Oak Ridge 32 - F
No. 2 Oviedo 27, No. 12 Lyman 13 - F
No. 3 Dr. Phillips 35, No. 6 Timber Creek 0 - F
Merritt Island 32, No. 5 New Smyrna Beach 27 - F
No. 7 West Orange 52, Boone 14 - F
No. 8 Evans 16,...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 1:58 PM
Congrats to 18 youth dancers from Ormond Beach's European School of Performing Arts who will spend Nov. 10-18 representing Florida as one of only two U.S. invitees at the15th annual International Arts Festival in Shanghai, China.
The festival is an...