Orlando

25 essential Semoran restaurants you should've tried by now

Everyday, thousands drive down Semoran/436 on their way to work, or more than likely the airport, and while you may have a few favorite eateries on …

Florida

Mom gets 40 years for murder of 2-year-old son who wet bed, gave her ‘sideways look’

PORCUPINE, N.D. - A South Dakota woman was sentenced Tuesday to 40 years in federal prison for the brutal 2016 beating death of her 2-year-old son, …

Crime

Transgender woman says CVS pharmacist refused to fill hormone prescriptions

PHOENIX - A transgender woman in Phoenix has filed a formal complaint against CVS with the Arizona Board of Pharmacy, after she said a pharmacist …

Customer Service

The 23 best (and cheap) things to do in the Orlando area while wearing a bathing suit

With temperatures exceeding 100 degree it can be a struggle to find affordable ways to cool off. Lucky for you, there are plenty of places in and …

Swimwear

Deputies shoot, kill armed man who punched dog in face 3 times in The Villages

By:<p>SUMTER COUNTY, Fla. -<p>Deputies shot and killed an armed man Friday evening in The Villages near Lady Lake, the Sumter County Sheriff's Office …

Crime

Sales Representative (Cannabis Industry) at Cannabis College | Learn Sativa University - Orlando, FL Cannabis Jobs

Job Description:<p>(PLEASE READ ENTIRE POST)<p>Legal Cannabis Business needs (5) hungry salespeople ready for a great commission based package. Position …

Cannabis

Michael Brito and Christina Gribkowsky are out to set new standards with Cafe Linger

<b>College Park's newest coffee shop is also the neighborhood's</b> homiest, which is probably not all too surprising seeing the place is called Café …

Coffee

Kforce (Nasdaq: KFRC) crowdsources new vision, mission from employees - Orlando Business Journal

By Pam Huff <br>– Managing Editor, Tampa Bay Business Journal<p>Jul 20, 2018, 7:27am EDT<p>Kforce Inc. did something a bit untraditional when it released a new …

Employment

Orlando firm that works with Disney triples HQ size in Ocoee - Orlando Business Journal

By Jack Witthaus <br>– Staff Writer, Orlando Business Journal<p>Jul 16, 2018, 6:30am EDT<b><br>Updated</b> Jul 16, 2018, 6:40am EDT<p>The growth of an Orlando small …

Real Estate

29 arrests made in drug related crimes as part of OPD operation

Orlando, Fla. - Orlando Police are working to help crack down on drug crime. As a result, an operation has been launched which includes the …

Crime

Police officer says prayer over boy before brain surgery

WARNER ROBINS, Ga. - A Georgia police officer is going viral for his act of kindness, but he says he was just doing his job.<p>Jason Lambert, an officer …

The Brain

Morning-after pill vending machine? Group pushes to make it so at UF

GAINESVILLE, Fla. - The National Women’s Liberation group at the University of Florida is pushing to have 24-hour vending machines installed that …

University of Florida

Poké restaurant, coffeeshop Tutto Caffe sign deals in downtown Orlando tower - Orlando Business Journal

By Jack Witthaus <br>– Staff Writer, Orlando Business Journal<p>Jul 20, 2018, 6:07am EDT<p>A pair of new retail tenants have inked deals for upgraded space on …

Coffee Shops

Federal judge extends FEMA hotel vouchers for Puerto Rican evacuees until Aug. 6

click to enlarge<p>A federal judge has again ordered FEMA to extend its hotel voucher program for Puerto Rican evacuees, this time until midnight on …

FEMA

Boyd Development to begin construction on former Colony Plaza hotel site in Ocoee - Orlando Business Journal

By Jack Witthaus <br>– Staff Writer, Orlando Business Journal<p>Jul 20, 2018, 10:37am EDT<p>Construction is set to start soon on a vacant Ocoee site once mired …

Orange County

Woman shot in leg on Semoran Drive in Orlando

A woman suffered a gunshot wound to her leg on Friday afternoon along South Semoran Boulevard, Orlando Police said.Police were called around 12:15 …

Crime

Orange County schools will spend more than $11 million to ramp up security efforts

click to enlarge<p>The Orange County school district is set to spend an additional $11.6 million to boost security measures on campus in the coming …

Orange County

Orlando continues low unemployment, CareerSource Central Florida reports - Orlando Business Journal

By Ryan Lynch <br>– Staff Writer, Orlando Business Journal<p>Jul 20, 2018, 2:47pm EDT<p>Central Florida is still strong with job growth, adding 41,007 to its …

Florida

24 Orlando spots with better pizza than Papa Johns

One of the cool things about the City Beautiful is we have plenty of options for a legit slice of pizza. Best of all, they don't require an apology …

Bread

Local veterans charity shut down

A local charity that raised millions of dollars and claimed it was helping veterans has now been shut down.<p>The same charity was founded and run by a …

Veterans

Chippa United snap up Orlando Pirates trio Matlaba, Sangweni and Morrison

CAPE TOWN – Wow, PSL teams better watch out for Chippa United in the 2018/19 season.After making a number of signings in the off-season already, the …

Sport (South Africa)

Oklahoma City Thunder F Dakari Johnson being traded to Orlando | NBA.com

<b>OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) --</b> The Oklahoma City Thunder are trading reserve center Dakari Johnson to the Orlando Magic.<p>Oklahoma City gets guard Rodney Purvis …

Oklahoma City Thunder

Study says eating fat is the only cause of weight gain

Many studies have shown that carbohydrates, sugar and fat are the causes of weight gain. However, a new report reveals that fat is the only …

Nutrition

Chippa United raid Orlando Pirates’ player cupboard

Chippa United have signalled their intentions to challenge for Absa Premiership honours ahead of the 2018-19 campaign following the impressive …

Chippa United

The Orlando Police Department made an 'In My Feelings Challenge' video

A new challenge has risen, and our local police has accepted it.<br>After Drake dropped his highly anticipated <i>Scorpion</i> album, the hit song "In My …

Sterling K. Brown

LIFT Orlando lands $1 million grant for health and wellness

LIFT Orlando, the nonprofit organization working to transform the community south of Camping World Stadium, announced it has landed a $1 million …

Community Health

Locked On Magic 07.20.18: What the Orlando Magic didn't do by Locked on Magic

The Orlando Magic were very quiet in free agency leaving a lot of things left to do to improve the team and a focus that is not on the 2019 season.

Orlando Magic

Orlando rally planned ahead of commission vote on immigrant resolution

Immigrant advocates plan to rally Monday at Orlando City Hall.

Sanctuary Cities

Crew SC | Previewing Saturday's game against Orlando City

Orlando City at Crew SC<p>7:30 TONIGHT<p>Where: Mapfre Stadium<p>TV: Ch. 53, Spectrum Sports<p>Radio: WWCD-FM (102.5)<p>Records: Crew 8-7-6, Orlando City …

Orlando City SC

Orlando Bloom Reveals If He Wants More Kids: Details

<b>Orlando Bloom</b> isn’t done expanding his brood. The 41-year-old <i>Thor</i> actor was straightforward about fatherhood on Instagram when a fan asked him an …

Orlando Bloom