Seminole County Newswire

Seminole County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Seminole County, FL.

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  1. A closer look at Lake Mary's newest big projectRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Business Journal

    The vision for a new estimated $220 million mixed-use project planned for the Lake Mary/Heathrow area is starting to become a little clearer. Johns Creek, Ga.-based Piedmont Office Realty Trust Inc. and Lake Mary-based real estate firm Providence One Partners LLC on July 28 presented to the Seminole County Commission what they have in mind for TownPark Commons, a new urban-style development that will include Class A office space, a hotel, retail and close to 4,000 parking spaces in several multilevel garages.


  2. Landlord summit to fight homelessnessRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Click Orlando

    The push to end veteran homelessness in Central Florida continued Wednesday as leaders in Orange and Seminole counties and the Commission on Homelessness met with property owners for the first-ever "landlord summit." About 100 landlords in Central Florida got together at the Sheridan Hotel in Maitland to hear from housing officials about the benefits of providing their homes to the homeless who come with financial and emotional support.


  3. Florida Dominatrix Accused of Elder AbuseRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Courthouse News Service

    ... Delucenay aka Judith Martin aka Goddess Jude. He alleges theft, conversion and abuse of an elderly person in Seminole County, Fla. court. "Abrams and Gumbrecht entered into a sadomasochistic relationship wherein Abrams was the submissive and ...


  4. Sweet deal: Seminole County OKs incentives for dessert makerRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Business Journal

    The Seminole County board of commissioners approved an incentive agreement on July 28 for a local dessert manufacturer to expand its facility and workforce. Annie's Euro American Bakery, a division of New Jersey-based David's Cookies, will receive $22,000 from Seminole County after it creates 22 jobs by Dec. 31, 2017.


  5. Judge tosses Zimmerman lawsuit against Roseanne BarrRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... not to have people sent to their house in error." In a recent court filing, Zimmerman Sr. testified that a Seminole County Sheriff's deputy notified the family about Barr's tweet and considered it a "credible threat." "People who are close to people ...


  6. Big tenant signs lease to anchor new Lake Mary office buildingRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... development, investment and brokerage firm Providence One Partners LLC on July 28 got the thumbs up from the Seminole County Commission to rezone 18.92 acres north of Colonial TownPark, setting the stage for the estimated $218 million TownPark ...


  7. FHP: Driver arrested in March hit-and-run crash in I-4 construction zoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... crash. Last week, troopers issued a nationwide arrest warrant for Crabtree since they couldn't find him in Seminole County, according to FHP Sgt. Kim Montes. "On July 23, the Louisiana State Police were notified that Crabtree was working on an ...


  8. Jeb Bush campaigns in MaitlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WESH-TV

    ... day also paid a visit to a Latino Church on Goldenrod Road in east Orange County and traveled to Longwood in Seminole County for a business tour and round-table discussion on the economy.


  9. Deltona raises stormwater rate, residents' ireRead the original story

    Monday | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... the increase. Resident Carol Watral compared the proposed increase to a similar one several years earlier in Seminole County, where she works. "Unlike Deltona, the county engaged with its residents and listened when a pushback was given," Watral ...


  10. Foundations help fill 'enormous' school needsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Orlando Sentinel

    Alana Jolly, 10, an incoming fifth-grader, can't wait to start reading 'Big Nate Flips Out,' a book she checked out from the Seminole County Public Schools bookmobile, which is sponsored in part by the Foundation for Seminole County Public Schools. The bookmobile stopped at the Boys & Girls Club East Altamonte branch July 22, 2015 on its weekly route.


  11. Bear eats 20 pounds of dog food, falls asleepRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    A bear in Seminole County, FL, went into someone's garage, ate part of a 20-pound bag of dog food, then fell asleep on the lawn. But on Saturday, the lady next door called with an unusual request, and the second he rounded the corner he knew he was going to leave this one alone.


  12. Seminole schools best in math, science rankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Seminole County public high schools are the best in Florida at enrolling students in upper-level math and science classes and putting their graduates on a path to good-paying jobs, according to statewide rankings done for the Orlando Sentinel. The Central Florida school district also is first out of 67 districts at getting teenagers to take advanced math and science courses for which they can earn college credit, the rankings found.


  13. Bikers happy that Seminole will fill gaps on Rinehart TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... because they are not going to go on a road." That's why Portelli was very pleased this week to learn that Seminole County will soon spend about $1 million in federal and county money to fill in a mile's length of missing sections on the Rinehart ...


  14. Concrete-throwing criminal caught on video in Lake MaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | WESH-TV



  15. Concrete-throwing criminal caught on videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | WESH-TV

    ... told WESH 2 News. The similarities in the burglar's appearance and the way he broke into the businesses has Seminole County sheriff's deputies and Lake Mary police comparing notes. Although Seminole County deputies haven't commented on whether they ...


  16. Central Florida toll roads could be worth more than $550 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Metro Orlando officials are haggling with the state over a plan to take over parts of State Roads 417, 528 and 429 - a deal that could be worth more than a half-billion dollars. The proposal was sparked by a state plan to widen 6 miles of the 417 in Seminole County and charge an extra toll to use the new lanes.


  17. Bear Eats 20 Pounds Of Dog Food & Takes A Nap On The LawnRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | KNST-AM Tucson

    One black bear enjoyed such a meal, sans fork, this past weekend. The animal snuck into a garage in Seminole County, Florida, .


  18. Junior Gedeon trial: Murder suspect feared attack, attorney saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A rescue worker walks by the scene of a collision between a vehicle and a tractor-trailer rig on Interstate 4 in Lake Mary, Monday, Sept. 15, 2003.


  19. Black bear falls asleep in Florida yardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Evening Sun

    ... its back, paw over its bloated belly, have circulated on social media over the past few days. Bob Cross of Seminole County, Florida snapped the now-viral pictures after a neighbor asked him to help deal with the animal, which she caught snoozing in ...


  20. Huge bear eats bag of dog food and naps on someone's lawnRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Boing Boing

    This black bear ate a 20-pound bag of dog food out of a garage in Seminole County, Florida and fell into a food coma right on the homeowner's lawn.