A target was placed on at least 320 black bears Wednesday as the once-threatened species will be hunted across Florida next month for the first time in more than two decades.
State health officials have named the three members of a panel that will choose five nurseries to be Florida’s first legal pot growers, setting in motion the final stages of the drawn-out process to get Florida’s new medical-marijuana industry off the ground.
The majority of Puerto Ricans moving to the mainland opted for Central Florida, according to the U.S. Census Bureau data released Tuesday.
A 70-year-old central Florida man allegedly shot another dog in the eye while walking his dogs.
A construction crew using propane tools had been working in a central Florida Wal-Mart store where 13 employees were treated for carbon monoxide poisoning, authorities said Monday.
A woman is recovering after being attacked by an alligator that bit off her arm while she swam in central Florida.
Even before selecting five nurseries to become Florida’s first legal pot producers, Department of Health officials will face a challenge from at least one grower whose application was tossed out because it was late.
Deputies took to social media Friday to warn people about displaying cellphone cases that are shaped as guns.
Florida health officials say they’ve received 28 applications for firms wanting to cultivate and distribute non-euphoric cannabis.
Crews safely evacuated 66 stranded rider from The Orlando Eye Ferris wheel after an incident shutdown the attraction that towers 400 feet high, authorities said.