Babies”R”Us and Huggies announced a program to help impoverished Florida families, as one in three families nationwide struggle with diaper need…
According to a new study, Florida is 2017’s 9th least safe state in America. Florida’s numbers are pretty bad, see the breakdown of numbers from the study…
This disaster declaration includes the following counties: Alachua, Citrus, Dixie, Gilchrist, Levy and Marion in Florida.
Fifth Third Bank convened the inaugural meeting of its newly-formed Florida Community Advisory Forum on May 17th. The convening of the Community Advisory Forums, or CAFs, fulfills a key promise made in Fifth Third’s $30 billion community commitment.
Indian Lake Estates Evacuation Order Lifted
Governor Rick Scott is pushing a budget that calls for the Florida Department of Transportation to receive $10.8 billion to make strategic transportation investments statewide and keep Florida’s world-class transportation and infrastructure system as the nation’s best. The funds are part of the recommended FY 2017-2018 “Fighting for Florida’s Future” budget. “As the third largest […]
January is “Move Over” month in Florida. AAA – The Auto Club Group reminds motorists to Slow Down, Move Over. The law requires passing motorists to give adequate space to law enforcement, tow truck drivers, utility service vehicles and other first responders that are stopped on the side of the road. “This law is in […]
On January 5, 2017, a federal jury found Julian Villa-Gomez Lemus (31) of Visalia, California, guilty of conspiracy to distribute controlled substances on the internet. In the past week, his co-defendants Fadhle Muqbel Saeed (31) and Alfonso Bojorquez-Vazquez (30), both of Porterville, California pleaded guilty to related charges of conspiracy to distribute controlled substances on […]
Florida will save both time and money on federally funded highway projects under an environmental review agreement approved today by the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA). There will be savings of approximately $22 million per year. The Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), signed in Orlando by FDOT Secretary Jim Boxold and […]