While winter is typically the time when South Florida gets a much needed break from the heat, the 2013 and 2014 winter has been a bust.
Governor Rick Scott said a special election will be held to fill the seat left vacant by former U.S. Rep. Trey Radel.
Boaters discovered 25 dead pilot whales on an island off Florida’s southwest coast Thursday, raising the death toll to 33.
Whales that appear to be in shallow waters off of southwest Florida are being monitored by wildlife officials.
The Florida Marina Patrol is keeping tabs on about 30 or so pilot whales, several of which have beached themselves, at the Gordon Pass in Naples.
A Collier County deputy, responding to a man that hit and killed a panther with his car, captured a three-car accident on his dash cam.
Just two days into the New Year, wildlife officials are reporting the first death of an endangered Florida panther.
The Dodgers have told outfielder Yasiel Puig the organization is “very disappointed” with his behavior in the wake of his second arrest this year for reckless driving.
Republican Rep. Trey Radel is out of rehab a month after pleading guilty to cocaine-possession charges.
Wildlife biologists are trying to capture a Florida Panther seen roaming around urbanized parts of Golden Gate Estates in southwest Florida.