The Possum Festival in the small Northwest Florida community of Wausau has long been a draw for politicians trying to show off their down-home credibility. The festival is now facing criticism from People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals.
It’s a small insect that quietly keeps nature in balance – but a honeybee shortage is threatening that balance in Florida.
A mansion with a staggering price tag is on the market in Naples, as its owner is headed to federal prison for tax evasion.
Multiple students from Sawgrass Springs Middle School were taken to a hospital Wednesday afternoon after they ingested pills doled out by another student, officials said.
An Orange County man had all but given up hope on finding his dog after two years, but believe it or not, the dog was found safe – all the way in Florida. News, Sports, Weather, Traffic and the Best of NY
Tiny organisms called tunicates or sea squirts are lining Blind Pass and causing a terrible stench, prompting some people to do a double take on the beach.
In November, Florida voters will have the chance to approve the use of marijuana for medical purposes. In order for it to pass, 60 percent of voters must approve its use.
Florida’s homegrown superhero, Captain Citrus, has undergone a $1 million head-to-toe makeover with the help of comic-book giant Marvel Entertainment. The new face of orange juice comes as sales have declined due to increased costs and a shift in the eating habits of Americans.
Seminole County deputies arrested a man who fled from authorities during a traffic stop and deputies say they were able to find the man by his bright red underwear.
A Deltona man is accused of hitting and choking his wife after she criticized him for not leaving enough fried chicken leftovers.