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School Board Chair Accepts, Refunds Universal Contributions Amid Scandal

Amid a local school scandal, School Board Chair Teresa Jacobs accepted, then refunded political contributions from Universal Orlando.

School Scandal: Improper ‘Verbal Agreement’ with Universal Orlando Uncovered

Raising concerns about liability, school safety and beneficial treatment, an improper "verbal agreement" between Universal Orlando and OCPS was uncovered.

Increased Demand for Nude Pickleball in Florida

There is a report indicating an increased demand for nude pickleball in Florida.

2022 Florida Python Challenge Details Announced

Governor Ron DeSantis announced details for registration for the 2022 Florida Python Challenge and the dates for the annual 10-day event.

Florida Resident Hits $1.3 Million Jackpot at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa

A lucky Clearwater, Florida resident visited Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa and won a $1,307,076 jackpot.

Universal Supervisor Charged with Aggravated Battery with Deadly Weapon, Travels to Hollywood

A Universal Orlando Supervisor has been charged with aggravated battery with a deadly weapon and Team Members say she is being rewarded by management.

Harassment and Racism Complaints in Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer’s City Hall

City of Orlando employees have raised serious concerns, including allegations of harassment and racism in Mayor Buddy Dyer's office of the City Clerk.

Stop Local Hysteria on DeSantis Ending the Disney Special District

The reaction to Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis abolishing Disney's independent special district is nothing less than hysteria and it needs to stop.

Universal Orlando Executives Apologize for Failed Leadership, Lack of Support

Senior executives with Universal Orlando Resort apologized to employees for failing to provide leadership and support for employees in an internal video.

Representative Requests State Data Regarding $624 Million Corporate Giveaway

Rep. Angie Nixon submitted a list of questions to the Florida Department of Revenue in hopes of getting answers regarding the state’s system of taxation.

Publix Ending Popular Free Program

Publix Super Markets are distributing warnings to customers that a popular free program is ending on June 1st.

Orlando Premium Outlets Crime Led to Bust Operation

Orlando police recently carried out operations to recover thousands of dollars in stolen merchandise from the Premium Outlets and International Drive.

Senator Bobby Powell to Governor Ron DeSantis: ‘Apologize!’

Senator Bobby Powell, on behalf of the Florida Legislative Black Caucus, called on Gov. Ron DeSantis to apologize for supporting podcast host Joe Rogan.

Biden Administration Approves Biggest Boost to Food Stamps

President Joe Biden's administration is making a historic expansion to the federal food stamp program.

Governor DeSantis Reacts to Mayor Demings’ COVID Plan: ‘Coercive and Appears Discriminatory’

The Florida Governor's office is responding to updated COVID-19 plans from Orange County officials: "coercive and appears discriminatory on its face."

Nearly Three Dozen Arrested on Racketeering, Drug Trafficking Charges

These are the nearly three dozen suspects arrested or wanted on racketeering or drug trafficking charges.

The Truth Behind the Big Grayson Smear Revealed

There's much more to the story behind a domestic abuse allegation and it's time to expose the lie against Alan Grayson.

Orlando Only Paints The Surface Again

Sorry Buddy Dyer, your empty gestures like the recent painting of 'Black Lives Matter' on a downtown street will not erase the reality of your troubled administration.

Val Demings’ Endorsement of Controversial Sheriff Could End Her Bid for VP

Is this the spotlight rising Democratic Party star Val Demings really wanted?

Orlando Firefighter Who Recorded Commissioner Regina Hill Rightfully Won Mediation

Orlando firefighter and local hero Joshua Granada was reinstated with back pay after he was wrongfully terminated for recording audio of Commissioner Regina Hill two years ago.

Pressure Shifts to Chief Mina After Citizens’ Police Review Board Recommendation

The Orlando Citizens' Police Review Board took meaningful action today, but now the pressure shifts to Chief Mina to uphold the recommendation and reform his department, hopefully before he seeks another.