Tampa Bay Times
South Florida auto giant Rick Case marked another milestone Monday. Case and his wife Rita cut the ribbon on a brand new Volkswagen dealership in Davie, billed as the world’s largest.
Several homes in a city just outside of St. Petersburg were evacuated after a sinkhole opened up in a backyard.
Rep. Bill Young of Florida, the senior Republican in the U.S. House and a defense hawk who was influential on military spending during his 43 years in Washington, died Friday. He was 82.
While it’s still more than a year until the gubernatorial election, it’s widely expected that former Governor Charlie Crist will run as a Democrat and challenge Republican Governor Rick Scott; and at least one U.S. Senator believes Scott’s in for quite a fight.
“This is probably going to be the worst [manatee] die-off in history.” That’s the grim news from Martine DeWit, a veterinarian who oversees Florida’s marine mammal pathology laboratory.
After months of speculation, former Florida Gov. Charlie Christ ended it all Friday night by tweeting, “Proud and honored to join the Democratic Party in the home of President @BarackObama!”
Tampa Police have arrested nearly 20 women at area strip clubs as part of a crackdown ahead of the Republican National Convention.
It will soon be official. Florida’s largest newspaper is set to start the new year with a new name.
Florida’s largest newspaper is getting a name change makeover.