Daytona Beach Police Chief Mike Chitwood says he mistakenly put his .38-caliber revolver in the wrong bag while on his way to Orlando International Airport and was stopped by TSA officers who spotted it in his carry-on.
The Florida Times-Union, Thu, Aug 28 2014 @ 08:39 AM
A 3-foot non-venomous pet corn snake escaped its cage in an apartment at 433 Rogers Ave. near Lefferts Avenue and slithered downstairs into a neighbor's apartment kitchen Thursday morning, where it had to be removed by police, according to officials and neighbors.
DNAInfo.com, Thu, Aug 28 2014 @ 06:53 PM
ORLANDO, Fla.- A former Orlando-Orange County Expressway Authority board member has been found guilty of offering a multi-million dollar agency contract to a consultant on the condition that his friends were also hired.
WINK-TV Fort Myers, Wed, Aug 27 2014 @ 05:13 PM
The city of Orlando has big plans for the Orlando Sentinel's downtown property. As first reported by Orlando Business Journal, a new mixed-used project is slated for the city blocks at 501 N. Orange Ave. between State Road 50 to the north, Magnolia Ave. to the east, Amelia Street to the south and Orange Ave. to the west.
Business Journal, Thu, Aug 28 2014 @ 06:40 PM