| Jun 13, 2014
| 12:24 PM
Capt. H. Russell "Russ" Miller III, a retired Chesapeake Bay pilot who spent more than four decades guiding ships through the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal and from Baltimore to Cape Henry, Va., died Wednesday of complications from a stroke at Gilchrist...
| May 7, 2012
| 12:11 PM
More than 20 women filled the basement at a home south of Bel Air last Wednesday, all anxious to learn the style and techniques of watercolor artist Janet Rogers.
"I fell in love with watercolor 28 years ago and I never looked back," Rogers said at the...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 4:35 PM
After a Cessna that departed Florida on Monday morning crashed off Grand Bahama island, the U.S. Coast Guard said it assisted Bahamian authorities with the search.
The plane, with four aboard, left Ormond Beach and crashed in the Atlantic Ocean at 11:30...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 5:37 AM
AUDUBON SOCIETY'S CENTER FOR BIRDS OF PREY: conservation, education and raptor rehabilitation facility: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday (except holidays); 1101 Audubon Way, Maitland; $5 adults, $4 ages 3-12; 407-644-0190.
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| Aug 19, 2014
| 7:29 PM
A State Department official confirmed Tuesday that four people, including three U.S. citizens, died in a plane crash off Grand Bahama island.
U.S. citizens Terry Haines, Robert Michael Kennedy and Matthew Sokolowski died in the crash Monday, the official...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 8:23 AM
ORLANDO Fla. (Reuters) - A small plane crash in the sea off the island of Grand Bahama on Monday killed Ormond Beach lawyer R. Michael Kennedy, who worked for a travel services company, according to a Florida newspaper.
Kennedy's brother told the Daytona...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 3:46 PM
A 3-year-old boy drowned in a backyard swimming pool near Ormond Beach today, the Volusia County Sheriff's Office reported.
Authorities did not release his name, but it happened on Rodeo Acres Drive about 3:45 p.m.
The child's stepfather and an...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 1:30 PM
Deputies found pot, pills and three kids in a car after one of the occupants — a 39-year-old woman — allegedly shined a green laser light at an officer in an unmarked patrol vehicle in Volusia County.
Tonya Harding (not the former figure...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 3:26 PM
ORLANDO Fla. (Reuters) - A string of 29 arson fires targeting historic buildings across central Florida prompted investigators on Friday to form a multi-agency task force to share clues.
The fires that began in early June were all set in historic...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 5:43 AM
Fans of local feature reporting can look to WUCF-Channel 24 on Thursday, when the PBS station offers the programs "Artisodes" and "One" back to back.
On "Artisodes," New Smyrna Beach artist Bryce Hammond will share his process.
The program, at 8 p.m....
| Jul 31, 2014
| 7:00 AM
From dive-bar casual to Margaritaville wannabes to simply sophisticated, the dining options on Central Florida's waterways include a myriad of choices.
We set out in search of eats along the St. Johns River from Astor to Sanford, the scenic Intracoastal...
| 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...