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  • Kareem's random thoughts: Rents, jobs and shopping, oh my!
    Kareem's random thoughts: Rents, jobs and shopping, oh my!
    Don't mind me, but do mind me, because these are my personal thoughts taken from the brain to the keyboard to get your weekend kicked off in what I call Kareem's random thoughts.Rent an apartment? Get ready to shell out more!...Once upon a...
  •  U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is calling for a nationwide recall of cars equipped with the defective Takata driver’s-side airbags.
    Nationwide Recall of 7.8M US Vehicles Equipped With Takata Airbags
    In light of a recent airbag failure in a 2007 Ford Mustang in North Carolina—which was not part of the original “high-humidity areas” Takata recall—the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is calling for a...
  • 10 month old weimeraner recovering from trauma
    10 month old weimeraner recovering from trauma
    It was the call no rescue ever wants to get. On November 10th, a 10 month old Weimeraner puppy named Pollo was rushed to a vet in Winter Haven by her owner. She had suffered a fractured jaw, broken teeth, a broken pelvis, damage to her eye and eye...
  • The politics of climate change is dancing around Rick Scott and the Republicans
    The politics of climate change is dancing around Rick Scott and the Republicans
    It seems like the politics of climate change, that menacing nuance that threatens to swallow Florida’s coastline in a sea of water decades into the future, is dancing around Gov. Rick Scott.Nobody in Florida likes to talk about climate...
  • Angel Rodriguez
    Hurricanes stun Gators in Gainesville
    Miami men's basketball team got a long span of road games off in great fashion Monday night with a comeback 69-67 victory over eighth-ranked Florida in Gainesville.The unranked Hurricanes rallied from 15 points down in the second half behind...
  • Boy shoots sister in second case of siblings playing with guns and one getting shot this week.
    Boy shoots sister in second accidental shooting between young siblings in a week
    A nine-year-old little girl was critically wounded when her brother was playing with a gun he found “unsecured” in the family home. The boy, who is only 12, told police that he found the gun in their house and when police ran the...
  • Florida Select Rugby
    Florida Select to prepare training camp alongside Mexico Sevens
    Florida Select men's sevens academy will have a very interesting camp this weekend when they play a series of matches against the Mexican national side up in Sebastian. During the next few days, this group of players will get some important...
  • Weather map forecast for morning of Tues., Nov. 18, 2014
    It’s been chilly and now more cold fronts are enroute to Southwest Florida
    A weak, mostly moisture-starved, cold front is sneaking through south Florida this Friday morning. Aside from a widespread area of low stratus clouds to the north of the front, a significant atmospheric pressure rise, a wind shift to northerly and...
  • Florida one of the best beaches
    5 Best Beaches to Visit in America
    Beaches are some of the most amazing places that are beautiful by nature. They offer you a rare opportunity to relax as you breathe in the fresh humid air from the sea. If you are looking for some of the best beach locations in America, then you...
  • urge congress to extend the mortgage debt relief act
    Urge Congress To Extend Mortgage Debt Forgiveness Tax Relief
    Today's housing market is finally recovering. However, there are still too many homeowners unable to meet their mortgage obligations. Estimates show that about 5.3 million homes are still under water. In addition, there are still more than 1...
  • Man electrocuted by wedding ring in freak accident
    Man electrocuted by wedding ring: Acts as electrical conductor during fix-it job
    A Florida man was electrocuted after his wedding ring became a conductor of electricity when he brushed up against a live copper wire. resulting in his death. Jason Ferguson was doing his in-laws a favor by installing a new dishwasher at their...
  • Corpse in foreclosed home solves mystery of three years-back taxes.
    Corpse in foreclosed home: Mystery of 3-years unpaid back-taxes solved
    The new owner of a foreclose home knew immediately that all was not well when he opened the front door and was met with the smell of a decaying corpse. The mystery as to why the taxes on a Cape Coral, Florida home were not paid for many years was...
  • Places to find Holiday LIghts
    5 Places for more than just Christmas lights
    Tis the season. One of the things enjoyable over the holiday is taking the kids out and finding Christmas lights. If you are wondering where to find a good deal of lights we thought we'd help you out a little bit. Some are drive thru which is...
  • Division Winners
    Weekend crappie champs crowned by Highbanks Marina
    The Highbanks Marina Crappie Tournament Within a Tournament took place Saturday November 8th. Anglers could use any launch location along the St. Johns River.Fishing began at safe light and continued until anglers were in the weigh-in line no...
  • Post election Burn Notice
    Post election Burn Notice
    Many years ago, people remembered a different Florida with a newshow on USA Network. Charlie Crist was leaving with pride but had given hope to Florida. He went into office with the strong approval of the Republican Party, but liberal bodies knew...