| Apr 30, 2014
| 1:06 PM
Editor's note: This story originally appeared in the Daily Press on Sunday, May 19. If you would like to be a part of this year's feature on women-owned businesses, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
From tutu parties to mobile eyeglasses, women in...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 1:32 PM
Young girls who have been called "too fat" are more likely to be obese as young adults, according to a new research letter.
The early stigma of being labeled that way may worsen the problem rather than encouraging girls to become healthier, but more...
| May 2, 2014
| 5:11 PM
Where: Hodges Stadium, University of North Florida, Jacksonville
Schedule: Field events and running prelims, 9 a.m.; running finals, 4 p.m.
3A Buzz: Kissimmee Liberty, led by senior Marion "Markel'' Brown...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 6:17 AM
TALLAHASSEE — A Southwest Florida lawmaker who advocated for a new state law to drug test all elected officials was arrested early Monday and accused of drunken driving, Tallahassee Police Department officials say.
State Rep. Dane Eagle, 30, R-...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 5:27 AM
Orlando Christian Prep has the only boys basketball program in Florida that has racked up five state championships in the past seven seasons.
On Tuesday, OCP sent the message that it has no intention of seeing the success story end with the departure of...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 8:20 AM
St. Thomas Aquinas' is ranked No. 9 in this week's MaxPreps Xcellent 25 national high school softball rankings. And as you might expect, the defending Class 7A state champion Raiders remain atop the Miracle Sports all classifications poll, which also...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 9:09 AM
St. Thomas Aquinas is joined this week in Miracle Sports’ all classifications state softball rankings by a pair of Palm Beach County schools – Jupiter and Trinity Christian.
The two are No. 9 and 10, respectively, in this week’s...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 11:12 AM
If you don't know what a growler is, you probably don't spend much time drinking beer in local breweries. That's also why growlers are probably for you.
Growlers are refillable glass jugs — currently sold in 1 quart and 1 gallon sizes — that...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 7:12 AM
Well, maybe this is the year for a slew of lottery wins in South Florida. We're off to quite a hot streak.
Sonya Ramsey, 45, of Lauderhill, claimed a $500,000 prize in the $5 Monopoly Scratch-Off game at Florida Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee,...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 8:33 PM
DURHAM, N.C. — In a racially charged case that has focused outrage at police behavior, a Charlotte, N.C., police officer has been indicted on a charge of voluntary manslaughter in the killing of an unarmed former university football player who had...
| Mar 29, 2014
In reporting hundreds of these travel columns, I've had the chance to drive many of Florida's scenic roads.
West of Tallahassee on State Road 12, the rural path through tiny destinations unpublicized in guidebooks — Greensboro, Bristol,...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Growing up, Cheryl Hines always felt like she belonged somewhere else.
"I have a journal I wrote in, in high school," she says. "Our teacher told us to write down what we wanted to be in ten years and I wrote that my goal was to make a living as an...