| Dec 11, 2012
| 2:13 PM
James R. LaVey, a retired systems equipment engineer who was also a decorated World War II gunner and longtime Boy Scout advocate, died Saturday of pneumonia at his Timonium home. He was 87.
"He was a giant among Scout volunteers and was a kind friend to...
| 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 13, 2014
| 8:30 AM
A Volusia County woman was jailed Monday after officials say she attacked her 84-year-old grandmother during a burglary and robbery, news-journalonline.com is reporting.
Brigitte Matzke, 25, of Port Orange wanted money to pay for a hotel room for...
| Jul 25, 2014
If you thought Trader Joe's caused a traffic jam at the intersection of Morse Boulevard and U.S. Highway 17-92, just wait until Shake Shack opens Wednesday, July 30 in the same Lakeside development in Winter Park.
Shake Shack, a modern spin on the...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 2:09 PM
A 13-year-old Port Orange boy is lucky to be alive after a barracuda leaped out of the Atlantic Ocean and clamped down on his arm during a Sunday fishing trip, his grandmother said.
Parker King and his father, Irwin, were about 20 miles offshore when...
| Jul 25, 2014
| 2:25 PM
Heavy damage, including a possible tornado, was reported in Volusia County during today's thunderstorms,
A significant weather advisory is in effect for excessive lightning in Brevard County, east Osceola County, east Seminole County, east Volusia County...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 4:15 PM
A Port Orange man died Friday after he lost control of his car on Interstate-95 and struck a disabled vehicle and then hit a concrete overpass, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
The victim was driving southbound shortly after 2 p.m. near the Dunn...
| Jun 7, 2014
Although the signature attraction is 13 miles of white-sand beaches, a visitor can be captivated in New Smyrna Beach without putting toes in the water.
Art galleries, museums, antiques shops, history and an array of laid-back bars and eateries compete...
| 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...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 12:09 PM
Winter Park is a Florida High School Athletic Association Sunshine Cup all-sports state champion for the ninth time in 15 years, continuing Central Florida’s streak of dominance in the largest classification.
Area schools have won the award for...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 6:17 AM
Oak Ridge High in Orlando was the top-rated Central Florida high school on the annual "Challenge Index" that recognizes schools that encourage many students to tackle advanced courses. The index, published annually by The Washington Post, ranked Oak Ridge...
| Jun 15, 2014
Lawrence Anthony Kreit, 93, of Hagerstown, formerly of Hampstead, died Friday, June 13, 2014, at the St. Catherine's Nursing Home in Emmitsburg.
Born Jan. 22, 1921, in Baltimore, he was the son of the late George Kreit and the late Mary Rohe Kreit. He...