Seminole County Newswire

Seminole County Newswire

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

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  1. Sanford cop arrested, accused of lying on time sheetsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    Sanford police on Thursday arrested one of their own, Jason Bunch, on charges he filled out false time sheets for the city and on moonlighting jobs. Bunch, 34, of Orlando, a four-year department veteran, was being held in the Seminole County Jail on $300,000 bond.

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  2. I-4 back open in Seminole County after traffic stop goes awryRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... his car during a traffic stop that shut down Interstate 4 for about two hours Thursday, according to the Seminole County Sheriff's Office. One driver who witnessed the takedown of a suspect in the middle of the busy road described the scene as ...

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  3. Man, 19, accused of sexual battery against four underage girlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WFTV Orlando

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. Seminole County deputies said the investigation into Samuel Richmond began in January when investigators received information that he was ...

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  4. 367,000 Central Florida households teeter on financial edgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... or 3.3 million out of 7.5 million households - continue to struggle. In Central Florida, the rates vary. In Seminole County, 37 percent are struggling or in poverty. In Lake County the figure is 41 percent, in Orange County it's 43 percent, and in ...

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  5. Seminole man accused of having sex with four teen girls, deputies sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Orlando Sentinel

    Seminole County deputies arrested Samuel James Richmond, 19, on charges of lewd and lascivious battery. Deputies have arrested a 19-year-old Seminole County man accused of having sex with at least four teenage girls on several, separate occasions, records show.

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  6. FHP: Woman killed when vehicle leaves I-4, hits treeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Orlando Sentinel

    A 29-year-old Deltona woman died early this morning when her car went off Interstate 4 and struck a tree, troopers say. Vanessa Rivera was heading east in a 2001 Acura about 1:50 a.m. approaching Lake Mary Boulevard when the car traveled onto the grassy shoulder, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

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  7. Aircraft maintenance firm may create dozens of jobs in SanfordRead the original story

    Wednesday | Business Journal

    ... of new jobs, and is seeking incentives in return. Constant Aviation LLC is seeking $375,000 from Florida, Seminole County and Sanford to create 75 jobs that pay an average annual salary of $50,109 within two years, according to Seminole County ...

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  8. Deltona woman killed in Seminole County wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... ning, said Florida Highway Patrol spokesman Steven Montiero. Vanessa Rivera, 29, was traveling east near the Seminole County rest area when her 2001 Acura coupe crossed over the outside lane and onto the grassy shoulder, Montiero said.

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  9. What's Hot Central Florida /07Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2013 | South Florida Blade

    ... there will be specialty nights, karaoke, weekend DJs, and more! It's just a ten-minute drive from Orlando in Seminole County. They are open seven days a week, starting at 3 p.m. Still recuperating from a "too fun" New Year's? Sawmill Resort in Dade ...

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  10. Florida ranks 4th for Advanced Placement successRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... prepare me for what's coming next," said Giselle San Filippo, 18, a senior at Winter Springs High School in Seminole County, who plans to attend the University of Florida in the fall. San Filippo is taking seven AP classes this year and has taken ...

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  11. Cleveland-based aircraft maintenance company opening in SanfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | The Orlando Sentinel

    An aircraft maintenance company is opening a new location near Orlando- Sanford International Airport, with plans to employ up to 75 people in the next few years. Constant Aviation LLC is seeking incentives from Florida, Sanford and Seminole County totaling $375,000, or $5,000 per job created.

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  12. Hispanic Chamber swears-in new leadership and announces theme for 2017aRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | WFTV Orlando

    ... are going to be more intentional and develop a strategic plan for us to grow our footprint in Osceola and Seminole County," she added. To see the full list of the HCCMO Board of Directors visit: www.hccmo.org/about/board-of-directors . The Chamber's ...

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  13. 2 men rescued from Lake Harney after boat capsizesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | WFTV Orlando

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. SEMINOLE COUNTY, Fla. - Two men whose boat capsized in Seminole County's Lake Harney are safe thanks to a rescue effort by the Seminole ...

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  14. Renter scammed in Seminole County by man who didn't own propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | WFTV Orlando

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. SEMINOLE COUNTY, Fla. - Tatiana Kennedy moved to Seminole County from South Florida and thought she'd lined up a place to live but found out ...

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  15. Body camera released shows indicted Oviedo officer shoot two peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | WFTV Orlando

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. SEMINOLE COUNTY, Fla. - Body camera video was released Thursday that shows the moments an Oviedo police officer shot a man and injured his ...

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  16. Seminole County burglar caught wearing victim's shoes, deputies sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | WFTV Orlando

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. SEMINOLE COUNTY, Fla. - Stanley Cookston, 45, of Ocoee has been arrested on charges he burglarized a Seminole County home, deputies said. ...

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  17. Push for starting high school later in Orange stallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... tests at the end of the school year, instead of the current time, starting at the end of February. A Seminole County Schools spokesman said attendance was light Monday morning and absences would be excused if the school received a note from the ...

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  18. Citing rats and mold, Seminole tax collector plans moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... of the county administration building in downtown Sanford. Less than two months after being sworn in as Seminole County 's new tax collector, Joel Greenberg hates his rent-free offices in the county administration building in Sanford. "It's a ...

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  19. Oviedo Mall changes hands for $15.35MRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | Business Journal

    ... 1 million-square-foot mall from Beverly Hills, Calif.-based Oviedo Fund LLC and Oviedo Fund Manager LLC, Seminole County records showed. Dennis Carson and Casey Rosen of CBRE Inc. represented the seller. The mall near the State Road 417 and ...

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  20. Oviedo Mall sells for millions more than in 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A group affiliated with California-based Ilbak Investments purchased the Oviedo Mall, anchored by Regal Cinemas and Sears at State Road 417 and Red Bug Lake Park in Oviedo. The sale price was not disclosed but preliminary public records show a group headed by Mehmet Ilbak, of Los Angeles, purchased it for $15.3 million Feb. 9. The sellers, California-based Oviedo Fund LLC, purchased it from lenders in 2013 for $7.76 million, according to Seminole County records.

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