Sanford Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Democrat Fred Marra drops out of state House raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Democrat Fred Marra, a Lake Mary businessman challenging Republican incumbent Scott Plakon for the state House District 29 seat, has officially dropped out of the race, according to state elections officials. However, in a text message to the Orlando Sentinel on Thursday, Marra said he needed a few days "so we can sort things out."

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  2. Marra suspends campaign for state House District 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Democrat Fred Marra, who is challenging Republican incumbent Scott Plakon for the state House District 29 seat, said he is suspending his campaign. In a text message to the Orlando Sentinel, Marra said he needs a few days "so we can sort things out."

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  3. Catholic Diocese plans new school, large residential community in SanfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2016 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The Catholic Diocese of Orlando has submitted plans asking to develop the mostly vacant 60-acre property off State Road 46 at All Souls Catholic Church in Sanford. Photographed September 13, 2016.

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  4. Trial begins for man accused of shooting money carrier at PublixRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2016 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The trial for a man accused of shooting an armed money carrier at a Publix in Altamonte Springs nearly a year ago began this morning. Lil Burtie Willis, 24, faces charges of attempted first degree murder, aggravated battery and robbery with a firearm, court records show.

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  5. Varsity: Oviedo bowls record; plus golf, football, volleyball, FHSAARead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Oviedo's girls bowling team eclipsed its previous single-game school scoring record by one pin with a 1,047 team total in a victory at Airport Lanes in Sanford on Wednesday. The Lions scorers were Katelyn Jones with a 259 game, Shauna Rodgers at 234, Emma Miksa at 215, Amelia Vasquez 182, and Karina Brown 157.

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  6. Sanford man held on attempted murder charge attacked victim with machete, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Officials booked a Sanford man into Lake County Jail Monday on a charge of attempted premeditated first-degree murder, Eustis Det. Jim Franquiz said.

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  7. 'Disney On Ice' opens 'Follow Your Heart' in OrlandoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | The Orlando Sentinel

    "Orlando is just a perfect place to start the tour," said Santorelli, 35. "With Disney World, everybody knows the brand." "My mother comes to see it," he said.

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  8. State attorney who charged Zimmerman loses her jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Melissa Nelson, an unknown corporate lawyer and former prosecutor three months ago, on Tuesday easily ousted incumbent State Attorney Angela Corey, best known for her prosecution of George Zimmerman. The election caps a dizzying rise for Nelson and an equally shocking fall for Corey, one of the most polarizing political figures in Jacksonville history who generated national attention and enormous criticism for her prosecutions of Zimmerman and others.

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  9. 'AGT': Strong contenders, strong ratingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Of the Tuesday performers, singer Grace VanderWaal made the strongest impression. She, opera singer Laura Bretan and NFL magician Jon Dorenbos should have no problem going to the next round.

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  10. ABC stuns with 'Bachelor,' 'DWTS' castingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A friend writes: "That Ryan Lochte-Cheryl Burke pairing is disaster waiting to happen. I feel certain he has no rhythm."

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  11. Dr. Phillips Center: More shows, similar attendanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | The Orlando Sentinel

    More shows were staged but attendance was roughly the same in the second fiscal year for the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Orlando. That was up from 287 performances in the first fiscal year, which was four months shorter because the center opened in November 2014.

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  12. Lake woman, 76, struck, killed by her own SUVRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2016 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A 76-year-old Lake County woman died Sunday when she accidentally left her sport utility in reverse and was struck by an open door when she got out to close a gate, the Florida Highway Patrol said. Before she was taken to Florida Hospital DeLand, Marilyn Simpkins told a Lake County deputy sheriff the door of the 2006 Chevrolet had hit her.

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  13. How a one-eyed 'wonder horse' has brought love to coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2016 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Those old saws about windows opening when doors close, or about dead friends intervening in lives from beyond the grave? Some years later, a shotgun blast of pellet fired in the dark, in fear of coyotes, had the decency to miss his left. With campaign season in full swing, Scott Maxwell busts out the Malarkey Meter in order to tackle ads from Marco Rubio, Aramis Ayalis, and Ritch Workman.

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  14. Charles Osgood leaving 'CBS Sunday Morning'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2016 | The Orlando Sentinel

    In an announcement sure to make fans tear up, Charles Osgood said he will depart "CBS Sunday Morning" on Sept. 25. He has logged 45 years at CBS News and been host of "CBS Sunday Morning," one of the best-loved programs in TV news, for 22 years.

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  15. Man drowns in Lake MonroeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2016 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A man drowned in Lake Monroe on Saturday after witnesses say he made suicidal statements before swimming into the lake and submerging himself, Sanford Police Department said in a release. The agency received a phone call at 4:40 p.m. about Miller, who witnesses say did not make any attempts to swim back to shore once he submerged.

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  16. 3 arrested in vandalism to DeLand High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A 21-year-old man and two teenagers were arrested Friday and accused of causing nearly $100,000 in damages to DeLand High School. Brandon Carver and two boys, 15 and 17, damaged doors, windows, computer screens, the woodworking shop and Junior ROTC building and had a food fight in the cafeteria, DeLand police said.

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  17. DeBary man accused of Seminole bank robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2016 | Orlando Crime

    Juan Ernesto Roque, 46, was arrested Saturday at his home. He faces charges of armed robbery, aggravated assault and grand theft.

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  18. Pit bull attack costs Sanford woman her armRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2016 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Virginia Farley, who lost one arm and almost had her other arm severed in an attack by five pit bulls, talks about the incident, Thursday, August 11, 2016. She has had months of skin grafts, recovery and rehabilitation.

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  19. Mica, local officials talk about controlling fast-spreading ZikaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2016 | The Orlando Sentinel

    One of the best ways to halt the fast-spreading Zika virus is through a public-education campaign that tells residents to dump water-filled outdoor pots, bird baths and other pools of stagnant water near their homes that may serve as breeding grounds for mosquitoes. That was the message Central Florida government and health officials including Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs took to U.S. Rep. John Mica , R-Winter Park, on Friday during a roundtable discussion inside a Sanford auditorium on the mosquito-borne illness.

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  20. Fire reported at Orange County middle schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2016 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The fire was reported at Corner Lake Middle School about 2:20 p.m., said Orange County Fire Rescue spokeswoman Chelsea Ryan. Flames were could be seen coming from the roof of the school, 1700 Chuluota Road.

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