| Oct 4, 2012
| 4:34 PM
Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney will hold a rally Saturday evening in Apopka, at the Fields of Fame at Northwest Recreation Complex. The Romney for President campaign is announcing this morning that he will be appearing at the Fields of Fame...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 9:41 PM
I checked out Wirz Trail's Section 2 this week. Apparently Section 1 is nearly complete as well, according to Casselberry parks official Luis Cruz. He says: “Wirz Trail Section 1 has been completed [almost]. This segment connects Kewannee Trail...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 4:40 AM
Wirz Trail's Section II, completed in 2010, escaped my radar until now. I did do a post in 2009 about the Wirz Trail proposal, but nothing had been paved at that time. Sections I and III were being paved after Section II. I ran across a small paved part...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Mitt Romney's campaign has once again designated two Orlando locations for its “debate watch” parties — on of them catering to Hispanic supporters. The Juntos con Romney folks will be at Windy City WP, at 1051 West Fairbanks Ave. in...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 2:42 PM
Vassilis Coumbaros brought family recipes from Athens, Greece when he moved to the United States in 2000. About six months ago, Coumbaros used those recipes to create Healthy Greek Eats, which produces meze: products such as hummus, tzatziki, Greek yogurt...
| Sep 30, 2012
| 5:35 AM
Alfonso Vilela-Ramirez, 25, is behind bars, accused of starving his grandma's cats, which were under his care at her Sanford place, reports the Orlando Sentinel.
Deputies found the cats when they went to the apartment to serve an eviction notice,...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 4:14 AM
Zikomo Peurifoy, 25, of Casselberry refused to show the cops his ID and accused them of false arrest after they stopped him and a friend for jaywalking while riding bicycles, reports the Orlando Sentinel.
Peurifoy was reportedly tased three times after...
| Jul 21, 2012
| 8:07 PM
Old Sanford eats at the Colonial Room. The menu hasn't changed in 30 years and, despite new owners, is unlikely to change much in the future. Old Sanford likes predictability, familiarity, tradition and meatloaf on Mondays, fried chicken on Thursdays. Old...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 5:53 AM
Results for federal, state, circuit court and county races.
U.S. Senate (Dem. Primary)
6394 of 6402 precincts reporting
Bill Nelson 78.8% 683,386
Glenn A. Burkett 21.2% 184,087
U.S. Senate (Rep. Primary)
6394 of 6402 precincts...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 4:37 AM
Casselberry cops responded to a 911 call after a homeowner reported a man had knocked on his door and was stripping down on his back porch in the wee hours of the morn, reports the Orlando Sentinel.
The man, Thomas Edwards Jr., told cops his main squeeze...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 4:44 AM
Cooking time apparently must be family time to this couple.
But it's what they were cooking that landed them a cot and three hots a day.
A Casselberry mom and dad, Rachel Pernestti, 27, and Scott McFarland, 33, are accused of operating a meth lab where...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 4:25 AM
Casey Garlick is is accused of threatening a Casselberry pet store clerk with an syringe allegedly tainted with his HIV-infected blood during a robbery, according to cops, reports the Orlando Sentinel.
The 27-year-old Lake Mary man also reportedly told...