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The Orange County Sheriff's Office has reported that an armed man has barricaded himself in a Pine Hills home this afternoon.
The August 26, 2014 primary election is less than one week away and endorsements continue to mount for candidate Virginia Whittington.
Winter Park developer Dan Bellows said he has a partial solution to a complaint from a building owner at his Ravaudage mixed-use development: Build more parking spaces.
As Leon County Circuit Judge Terry Lewis decides the fate of virtually all the Congressional districts in Central Florida, some of the area's Democratic state lawmakers gathered in Kissimmee and Orlando to decry the possibility that Hispanics may lose power.
A 25-year-old man accused of trying to rape a woman outside an Orlando IHOP restaurant in May is facing new charges after lab tests linked him to a 2012 sexual battery, the Orange County Sheriff's Office said.
Plans for a mosque to serve the Dr. Phillips area's Muslim population were scuttled Tuesday after a contentious hearing before the Orange County Commission.
It wasn't supposed to be this confusing. Until May, the local part of the Aug. 26 primary election in Orange County had a headliner in former Democratic congressional candidate and Orlando Police Chief Val Demings, presumed to be a viable challenger to one-term Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs.
The landlord of one of the only operating tenants at Winter Park's 50-acre Ravaudage mixed-use development isn't happy about the parking situation - and has done something about it.
Ray Smith spent years as a hit man, a violent tax protester and a white supremacist.
A battle over the proposal to build a mosque in the Bay Hill area of Orange County is happening Tuesday afternoon.
In a congressional race that might otherwise be an uneventful re-election stroll for incumbent U.S. Rep. Bill Posey , R-Rockledge, Democratic nominee Gabriel Rothblatt is drawing attention for family connections that are fueling his run with money.
When Jose Ortiz walked into the Lakeview Inn and Suites on South Orange Blossom Trail Sunday afternoon, he said he was an Orange County deputy who was working on an investigation.
Around election time, I am inundated with people asking me how they should fill out their ballots for judicial races.
A mom was found passed out drunk in her bikini while her young daughter played alone in a Florida playground, cops say.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 02:19 am
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