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Orlando Sentinel
Boys basketball FHSAA region matchupsHere are Thursday’s region quarterfinal games involving area schools. All games
Boys basketball FHSAA region matchups
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 hours ago
Here are Thursday’s region quarterfinal games involving area schools. All games 7 p.m.: Seminole at Spruce Creek Flagler Palm Coast at Oviedo Timber Creek at Evans Apopka at Winter Park Tampa Alonso at Oak Ridge Dr. Phillips at Sarasota... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
1 dead after crash on I-4 in Volusia CountyTroopers say speed may have been a factor in a deadly crash on Interstate 4 in
1 dead after crash on I-4 in Volusia County
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 10 hours ago
Troopers say speed may have been a factor in a deadly crash on Interstate 4 in Volusia County Saturday morning. The crash happened around 5:45 a.m. on eastbound I-4, near the Interstate 95 interchange. The Florida Highway Patrol said a 29-year-old... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Volusia County man ejected from sunroof in fatal I-4 crashTroopers say the Port Orange man, whose identity hasn't been released, was driv
Volusia County man ejected from sunroof in fatal I-4 crash
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 11 hours ago
Troopers say the Port Orange man, whose identity hasn't been released, was driving a 2015 Mercedes eastbound at a high rate of speed in the left lane near Mile Marker 131, which is close to Daytona Beach. Delzie Kimbel, 42, of Apopka, was driving in... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Feb. 4District semifinals, finals Note: Friday, unless Saturday final is denoted Cl
Feb. 4
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
District semifinals, finals Note: Friday, unless Saturday final is denoted Class 8A, District 1 at Flagler Palm Coast Flagler Palm Coast vs. Spruce Creek 7 Class 8A, District 2 at Winter Springs Oviedo vs. Seminole 7 Evans vs. Apopka7 Class... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Insurance abuse reform bills show signs of stallingProposed laws aimed at curbing what insurance companies call fraud by contracto
Insurance abuse reform bills show signs of stalling
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Proposed laws aimed at curbing what insurance companies call fraud by contractors hired to repair non-weather-related water damages show signs of stalling for a fourth-straight year, a statewide insurance reform group says. House and Senate versions... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Georgia Southern Eagles land top Sun Belt recruiting classSTATESBORO — Georgia Southern head coach Tyson Summers finally drifted off to s
Georgia Southern Eagles land top Sun Belt recruiting class
Savannah Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
STATESBORO — Georgia Southern head coach Tyson Summers finally drifted off to sleep at 4:15 a.m. the morning of national signing day, thinking about that first letter that would come across the fax machine inside the school’s football office. He... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Top football prospects lining up for Georgia SouthernNational signing day is finally here, but don’t expect too many additions to Ge
Top football prospects lining up for Georgia Southern
Savannah Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
National signing day is finally here, but don’t expect too many additions to Georgia Southern’s Class of 2016. Today is more about watching whether any one of GSU’s 24 targets who have given verbal commitments to the Eagles could suddenly have a... Read more
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The Advocate
New football coach Willie Fritz pleased with the quality of his first recruiting class at TulaneGiven the difficult circumstances in which he started, new Tulane football coac
New football coach Willie Fritz pleased with the quality of his first recruiting class at Tulane
The Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
Given the difficult circumstances in which he started, new Tulane football coach Willie Fritz liked his first signing class. Two days after he took the job Dec. 14, the recruiting dead period began, preventing any face-to-face contact until Jan. 14.... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Lack of child support enforcementWatching the city scramble to clean up the homeless problem and wondering why?
Lack of child support enforcement
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Watching the city scramble to clean up the homeless problem and wondering why? Is it because the homeless have set up camp in front of county offices? In that case, I have a great idea: How about every parent whose unpaid child support has been swept... Read more
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WRUF AM850 Gainesville
High School Preview: Buchholz Vs. Mandarin in Semi-finalsThe Buchholz Bobcats will travel to Jacksonville to take on the Mandarin Mustan
High School Preview: Buchholz Vs. Mandarin in Semi-finals
WRUF AM850 Gainesville / Posted 3 days ago
The Buchholz Bobcats will travel to Jacksonville to take on the Mandarin Mustangs in 5A Regional semi-finals Tuesday in boy’s soccer action. The Bobcats are 12-7-4 on the season and 4-0-1 in district games. In the regional quarterfinals Buchholz... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Bill for protecting digital assets passes Senate unanimouslyTALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Floridians could designate a custodian to access and manage
Bill for protecting digital assets passes Senate unanimously
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 4 days ago
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Floridians could designate a custodian to access and manage their social media, email and online financial accounts when they die or become incapacitated, under a bill moving through the state legislature. Senate Bill 494 passed... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
Troopers: Woman fatally struck while helping motorcyclistPORT ORANGE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Highway Patrol says a good Samaritan was s
Troopers: Woman fatally struck while helping motorcyclist
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 4 days ago
PORT ORANGE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Highway Patrol says a good Samaritan was struck and killed by a passing vehicle while assisting a motorcyclist who had just lost control of his bike. The incident happened around 3:25 a.m. Sunday near Port... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Good Samaritan killed while trying to help motorcyclistHELP HIM CLAIRE: -- >> LOT OF PEOPLE ESPECIALLY THAT TIME OF NIGHT, SEE SOMEONE
Good Samaritan killed while trying to help motorcyclist
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 5 days ago
HELP HIM CLAIRE: -- >> LOT OF PEOPLE ESPECIALLY THAT TIME OF NIGHT, SEE SOMEONE ON THE SIDE OF THE ROAD THERE JUST KEEP GOING, BUT SHE WOULD ALWAYS TRY TO HELP SOMEONE. CLAIRE JOSH BOYLE SAYS HIS : SISTER, 33-YEAR-OLD TINA MARTIN IS MORE THAN A GOOD... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Woman fatally struck while helping motorcyclistThe Florida Highway Patrol says a good Samaritan was struck and killed by a pas
Woman fatally struck while helping motorcyclist
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 5 days ago
The Florida Highway Patrol says a good Samaritan was struck and killed by a passing vehicle while assisting a motorcyclist who had just lost control of his bike. The incident happened around 3:25 a.m. Sunday near Port Orange. Sgt. Kim Montes said... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Woman helping motorcyclist struck, killedPORT ORANGE, Fla. - A Good Samaritan was struck and killed by a passing vehicle
Woman helping motorcyclist struck, killed
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 5 days ago
PORT ORANGE, Fla. - A Good Samaritan was struck and killed by a passing vehicle while assisting a motorcyclist who had just lost control of his bike, the Florida Highway Patrol said. The fatal crash happened around 3:25 a.m. Sunday near Port... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Troopers: Woman fatally struck while helping motorcyclistPORT ORANGE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida Highway Patrol says a good Samaritan was s
Troopers: Woman fatally struck while helping motorcyclist
Naples Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
PORT ORANGE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida Highway Patrol says a good Samaritan was struck and killed by a passing vehicle while assisting a motorcyclist who had just lost control of his bike. The incident happened around 3:25 a.m. Sunday near Port... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Super 16 basketball rankings: Master's, TFA, Leesburg, Ponciana lead the listSentinelVarsity.com Sentinel Super 16 boys basketball rankings at the conclusio
Super 16 basketball rankings: Master's, TFA, Leesburg, Ponciana lead the list
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
SentinelVarsity.com Sentinel Super 16 boys basketball rankings at the conclusion of the regular season: 1. Master's Academy (22-3): Closed out season on 11-game win streak. Only area loss in regular season was to Poinciana. 2. (3) First Academy... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Good Samaritan who stopped to help motorcyclist struck and killedA woman who stopped to help a motorcyclist after a crash was then struck and ki
Good Samaritan who stopped to help motorcyclist struck and killed
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
A woman who stopped to help a motorcyclist after a crash was then struck and killed herself, the Florida Highway Patrol said. The crash took place at about 3:25 a.m. Sunday on U.S. Highway 1 south of Port Orange, Sgt. Kim Montes said. The... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
2 killed in series of crashes on U.S. 1A woman and a biker who lost control of his motorcycle on U.S. Highway 1 in Vol
2 killed in series of crashes on U.S. 1
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
A woman and a biker who lost control of his motorcycle on U.S. Highway 1 in Volusia County were killed in a series of crashes early Sunday morning. Authorities with the Florida Highway Patrol said the biker lost control of his motorcycle near Spruce... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Woman assisting injured motorist killed by passing carsVOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. - Two people are dead following an overnight accident in V
Woman assisting injured motorist killed by passing cars
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. - Two people are dead following an overnight accident in Volusia County. The Florida Highway Patrol said that a 23-year-old man on a motorcycle lost control of it while traveling south on U.S. 1 just south of Harbor Road. He... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Wawa plans up to 25 convenience stores in the Jacksonville areaWawa, a convenience store and gas station chain with a big following, is planni
Wawa plans up to 25 convenience stores in the Jacksonville area
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 days ago
Wawa, a convenience store and gas station chain with a big following, is planning to move into the Jacksonville area in the next year or two. Lori Bruce, spokeswoman for the Pennsylvania-based chain, said Wawa plans to open up to 25 stores... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Readers pick their favorite Orlando restaurantsToday we reveal the winners of the Orlando Sentinel's 18th annual Foodie Awards
Readers pick their favorite Orlando restaurants
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
Today we reveal the winners of the Orlando Sentinel's 18th annual Foodie Awards, our readers' favorite places to eat and drink in 2015. I have noted my picks, too, but the main focus is your take on Central Florida's dining scene. A year of... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Felon gets 25 years for attempted sex attack on girl outside schoolA felon was sentenced to 25 years in prison this week for attacking a girl outs
Felon gets 25 years for attempted sex attack on girl outside school
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
A felon was sentenced to 25 years in prison this week for attacking a girl outside of a Volusia County school last year. Jayzel Andrew Hendrieth, 28, was on probation for attempted first-degree murder and robbery when he grabbed a girl on her way to... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Woman, 81, scammed out of $5,500 after phony cop callAn 81-year-old Port Orange woman was scammed out of $ 5,500 after a caller iden
Woman, 81, scammed out of $5,500 after phony cop call
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 9 days ago
An 81-year-old Port Orange woman was scammed out of $ 5,500 after a caller identifying himself as a lieutenant with the Volusia County Sheriff's Office told her their was a warrant for her arrest for failing to show up for jury duty. Investigators... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Port Orange man sentenced for attacking 12-old girl on school campusA Port Orange man will spend 25 years in prison for attacking a 12-year-old gir
Port Orange man sentenced for attacking 12-old girl on school campus
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 9 days ago
A Port Orange man will spend 25 years in prison for attacking a 12-year-old girl on the campus of Silver Sands Middle School last August. Jayzel Hendrieth, 29, pleaded no contest to charges of kidnapping, attempted sexual battery and child abuse... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Where were you: 30 years after the Challenger disaster, we rememberToday is the 30th anniversary of the space shuttle Challenger disaster. The acc
Where were you: 30 years after the Challenger disaster, we remember
Ventura County Star / Posted 9 days ago
Today is the 30th anniversary of the space shuttle Challenger disaster. The accident on Jan. 28, 1986 — just 73 seconds into the flight — killed all seven on board, including schoolteacher Christa McAuliffe. We asked readers where they were, what... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Love of soccer helps Pierson Taylor team deal with tragedyDespite their sparkling record of 21 wins and one loss, the odds are stacked ag
Love of soccer helps Pierson Taylor team deal with tragedy
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
Despite their sparkling record of 21 wins and one loss, the odds are stacked against the boys soccer team at tiny Taylor Jr.-Sr. High School of Pierson. The Wildcats, hailing from a campus nestled in the piney woods of Northwest Volusia County with... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Jan. 25Heritage Christian 61, Valrico Grace Christian 29 Buzz: Sean Montenegro had 11
Jan. 25
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
Heritage Christian 61, Valrico Grace Christian 29 Buzz: Sean Montenegro had 11 points for Heritage (16-4). A.J. Archibald added 18 points. East Ridge 78, Tavares 55 Buzz: Darwin Morales had 30 points and 11 rebounds for East Ridge (9-9). Omar... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Orlando Boone OL Nate Haskins commits to FIUOrlando Boone offensive tackle Nate Haskins can go into his senior football sea
Orlando Boone OL Nate Haskins commits to FIU
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
Orlando Boone offensive tackle Nate Haskins can go into his senior football season, for which practice starts Monday, fully focused on his team. He knows where he is going to college. Haskins ended the recruiting process Sunday by committing over... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
01/24 Deaths in Central FloridaROBIN G. WISDOM, 59, Longwood, died Jan. 16. Tri-County Cremation and Funeral H
01/24 Deaths in Central Florida
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
ROBIN G. WISDOM, 59, Longwood, died Jan. 16. Tri-County Cremation and Funeral Home, Longwood. LINDA RUTH YOUNG, 74, Longwood, died Saturday. Newcomer Funeral Home, Longwood. Volusia JAMES BAILEY, 39, Edgewater, died Tuesday. Baldwin Brothers... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Girls basketball district tournament schedulesGirls high school basketball district tournaments begin Monday, Jan. 25. A look
Girls basketball district tournament schedules
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 14 days ago
Girls high school basketball district tournaments begin Monday, Jan. 25. A look at the schedules. At Flagler Palm Coast Teams (by seed): Flagler Palm Coast, Ocala West Port, Port Orange Spruce Creek, Sandalwood, Mandarin, DeLand Schedule: Monday,... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Action 9: HOA sells Port Orange family's home over $2K debtA Port Orange family will be kicked out of their home after it was sold at auct
Action 9: HOA sells Port Orange family's home over $2K debt
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 18 days ago
A Port Orange family will be kicked out of their home after it was sold at auction over a $1,900 debt. Homeowner Katelyn Annis says it’s not fair. “It's not their home, this is our home.” Annis, her husband and children will be kicked out of their... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Man accidentally shot by brother in Volusia County, police sayA man was shot and wounded by his brother in what Port Orange police are callin
Man accidentally shot by brother in Volusia County, police say
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 18 days ago
A man was shot and wounded by his brother in what Port Orange police are calling an accidental shooting. According to police, Cory Mittner was showing a shotgun to a friend inside a residence on Kane Drive on Monday night. Mittner removed what he... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Master's Academy dethrones Windermere Prep in Super 16In a way, Windermere Prep was set up for failure. Every team in the area was g
Master's Academy dethrones Windermere Prep in Super 16
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
In a way, Windermere Prep was set up for failure. Every team in the area was gunning for the Lakers (18-2), who held the No. 1 spot in the Super 16 for six straight weeks. They arrived at Master's Academy on Saturday for their fourth game in five... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Church programs help people move on after breakupsDAYTONA BEACH — DivorceCare was a godsend for Susan Mitri. A Bible-based progr
Church programs help people move on after breakups
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
DAYTONA BEACH — DivorceCare was a godsend for Susan Mitri. A Bible-based program offered by at least three churches in Volusia County, DivorceCare deals with many of the up-and-down emotions Mitri struggled with after her decade-long marriage ended... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Man accused of forcing child to have sexOFFERED. IN KISSIMMEE, CHRIS HUSH, WESH 2, THE NEWS HOUR AT 10:00. STEWART: NEW
Man accused of forcing child to have sex
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 22 days ago
OFFERED. IN KISSIMMEE, CHRIS HUSH, WESH 2, THE NEWS HOUR AT 10:00. STEWART: NEW TONIGHT, A MAN FACES CHARGES OF FORCING A CHILD TO HAVE SEX IN VOLUSIA COUNTY. POLICE IN PORT ORANGE ARRESTED 27-YEAR-OLD JOHN SCANLON TODAY ALONG RIDGEWOOD AVENUE.... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Man arrested for sexual battery of childPORT ORANGE, Fla. - A 27-year-old man was arrested Friday on a charge of sexual
Man arrested for sexual battery of child
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 22 days ago
PORT ORANGE, Fla. - A 27-year-old man was arrested Friday on a charge of sexual battery on a person less than 12 years of age, according to the Port Orange Police Department. Officials said John Scanlon was found in the 3700 block of Ridgewood... Read more
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Orange County Register
Investor buys Newport Beach landmark Ardell Yacht properties for $72 millionNEWPORT BEACH – A long-time Newport Beach real estate investor acquired more th
Investor buys Newport Beach landmark Ardell Yacht properties for $72 million
Orange County Register / Posted 22 days ago
NEWPORT BEACH – A long-time Newport Beach real estate investor acquired more than three-and-a-half acres along the harbor in the Mariner’s Mile – including the landmark Ardell Yacht and Ship Brokers – for $72 million earlier this month. Sale of the... Read more
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The Advocate
Tulane, in dire need of a quarterback, will bring in two QB recruits this weekendOf the 21 official visitors arriving on Tulane’s first recruiting weekend under
Tulane, in dire need of a quarterback, will bring in two QB recruits this weekend
The Advocate / Posted 23 days ago
Of the 21 official visitors arriving on Tulane’s first recruiting weekend under new football coach Willie Fritz on Friday, two might receive extra attention. The Green Wave needs another quarterback in the worst way after the departure of two-year... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Billboard aims to increase pay for Port Orange policeWHEN IT COMES TO NEGOTIATING WITH THE CITY FOR A PAY INCREASE. WESH 2'S CLAIRE
Billboard aims to increase pay for Port Orange police
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 24 days ago
WHEN IT COMES TO NEGOTIATING WITH THE CITY FOR A PAY INCREASE. WESH 2'S CLAIRE METZ REPORTS, THE UNION REPRESENTING OFFICERS PUT UP A BILLBOARD AT THE BUSY INTERSECTION OF NOVA ROAD AND U.S.-1 HOPING PUBLIC SUPPORT WILL SUCCEED WHERE NEGOTIATIONS... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Basketball Super 16: Oak Ridge, Dr. Phillips play for poll positionEmotions are high heading into the final three weeks of the boys basketball sea
Basketball Super 16: Oak Ridge, Dr. Phillips play for poll position
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
Emotions are high heading into the final three weeks of the boys basketball season, as teams battle for playoff spots and to stay in the Sentinel's Super 16. Lake Highland enters the rankings this week after taking down Dr. Phillips, ranked fourth... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Curry heads to Tallahassee to sell pension plan to lawmakersTALLAHASSEE | Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry is traveling here this week to pit
Curry heads to Tallahassee to sell pension plan to lawmakers
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 26 days ago
TALLAHASSEE | Jacksonville Mayor Lenny Curry is traveling here this week to pitch his pension reforms. Curry’s schedule over three days includes sit-down meetings with 13 lawmakers in addition to time with Gov. Rick Scott. He wants lawmakers to sign... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Coalition suspends solar ballot drive, utilities’ effort still on“It just got to be where the goal posts kept moving,” Smith said. Consumers fo
Coalition suspends solar ballot drive, utilities’ effort still on
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
“It just got to be where the goal posts kept moving,” Smith said. Consumers for Smart Solar had 592,000 valid signatures as of Monday. The coalition said its amendment, if passed, would have deregulated the solar market by allowing third-party... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Deltona takes on nationally ranked Montverde in boys basketballDeltona’s boys basketball team faces its biggest challenge at 7:30 Saturday nig
Deltona takes on nationally ranked Montverde in boys basketball
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 28 days ago
Deltona’s boys basketball team faces its biggest challenge at 7:30 Saturday night, when it takes a road trip to nationally ranked Montverde Academy. The Wolves (13-3), No. 6 in the Sentinel’s Super 16, were not originally scheduled to play the... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Upcoming boys, girls high school basketball tournament schedulesA glance at the schedules for several boys and girls basketball upcoming tourna
Upcoming boys, girls high school basketball tournament schedules
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 29 days ago
A glance at the schedules for several boys and girls basketball upcoming tournaments. High school basketball Tournament schedules Ribault vs. Savannah Windsor Forest, 5:30 p.m. Raines vs. Fletcher, 7 p.m. Jackson vs. Carver (Montgomery, Ala.),... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Carmella J. ‘Carmen’ MainelloShe was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Philip and Donato (Soriano) Maine
Carmella J. ‘Carmen’ Mainello
Altoona Mirror / Posted 30 days ago
She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Philip and Donato (Soriano) Mainello. Surviving are three brothers: Philip (Bernadine) of Altoona, Alfred "Pinky" of Hollidaysburg and Dr. Joseph (Linda) of Port Orange, Fla.; a close nephew, Michael;... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
JACK STALEYJack Staley, 76, of Wheeling, WV, passed away Wednesday, January 6, 2016 at Ohi
JACK STALEY
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 30 days ago
Jack Staley, 76, of Wheeling, WV, passed away Wednesday, January 6, 2016 at Ohio Valley Medical Center, Wheeling. Jack was born March 21, 1939 in Moundsville, WV, son of the late Francis and Helen (Wade) Staley. He was a member of St. Joseph... Read more

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