Tag Archives: Orlando

Man accused of lewd acts in Springhill Publix in jail

By on January 18th, 2014 | Last updated: January 18, 2014 at 5:56 pm

An Orlando man is accused of committing lewd acts on a child and customers at the Publix in Gainesville’s Springhill neighborhood.

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Trenton Town Spirit at an All-Time High as Tigers Return to State Championship

By on December 6th, 2013 | Last updated: December 6, 2013 at 4:51 pm

For the second consecutive year, the Trenton Tigers clinched a birth in the Class 1-A football state championship game.

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20 Months After I-75 Crash, Electronic Signs Still At Least A Year Away

By and on October 3rd, 2013 | Last updated: October 3, 2013 at 11:47 am

Construction on electronic signs along areas of Interstate 75 should begin around January, nearly two years after the 20-vehicle pileup that inspired public concern over drivers’ safety on the highway.

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Gov. Rick Scott Announces Investment Of $37 Million For Water Quality Projects

By on September 5th, 2013 | Last updated: September 5, 2013 at 11:57 am

The announcement at Wekiwa Springs State Park in Apopka comes on the heels of a commitment of more than $130 million to restore estuaries in South Florida.

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Wheelchair basketball players battle for dominance on the court

By on May 7th, 2013 | Last updated: May 7, 2013 at 12:50 pm

Orlando Magic Wheels, a wheelchair basketball team from Orlando, gives people with disabilities the opportunity to shoot some hoops and battle for on-court supremacy. The next National Wheelchair Basketball Associate season starts in September.

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March 25, 2013: Afternoon News in 90

By on March 25th, 2013 | Last updated: April 4, 2013 at 2:44 pm

A video round-up of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida.

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Two Casey Anthony convictions overturned by court

By on January 25th, 2013 | Last updated: January 25, 2013 at 12:46 pm

The 5th District Court of Appeals overturned two of Casey Anthony’s convictions. The court agreed with Anthony’s attorneys that the two charges constituted double jeopardy.

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In the News: Colombia-bound Scott, Pope joins Twitter, NYC homeless man hides boots, SeaWorld dolphin bites Georgia girl

By on December 3rd, 2012 | Last updated: December 3, 2012 at 10:38 am

Gov. Rick Scott headed to Colombia with huge delegation to promote Florida business – Gov. Rick Scott heads to Colombia today to drum up business with Florida’s second-largest trading partner, his seventh overseas trip since taking office. The Tampa Bay [...]

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In the News: Prison job privatization, Florida gambling, Orlando upgrades, West concedes, Clinton traveling to Middle East, HIV testing

By on November 20th, 2012 | Last updated: November 20, 2012 at 10:00 am

Fla. judge skeptical about prison privatization – Circuit Judge John Cooper expressed concern about the state plan to privatize about 3,000 jobs in state prisons. State legislators approved the plan in 2011 as part of the overall state budget. The [...]

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Gainesville community to rally in support of central Florida teen

By and on March 21st, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 5:56 pm

The case of Trayvon Martin, a 17-year old who was shot and killed outside of Orlando, is gathering national attention.  As  Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’s Tom Krynski reports, religious leaders are organizing in Gainesville as well.  

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