Parts of Jacksonville’s Main Street Bridge are slated to be closed at various times for at least the next year.
MIAMI (AP) — Florida Gov. Rick Scott is appointing a former legislator and Miami-Dade politician as lieutenant governor and his running mate for 2014.
TALLAHASSEE (The News Service of Florida) — A Florida Senate panel on Monday unanimously passed three bills dealing with sexually violent predators and sexual crimes against children — the first in a series of measures expected to unfold across four committees and both legislative chambers this week.
Governor Rick Scott paid a visit to Jaxport Monday to announce he’s proposing a record amount of money be spent next fiscal year on transportation projects.
Nearly a hundred changes are being proposed by the Florida Department of Education to the hotly contested Common Core State Standards.
WESLEY CHAPEL, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a retired Tampa police officer has been charged with fatally shooting a man during an argument over cellphone use at a Florida theater.
Gyms are packed this time of year with people who have resolved to get in shape in the new year. Meanwhile one local organization is starting a new push to create a healthier First Coast.
Four years ago this month, a powerful earthquake ripped through the tiny island nation of Haiti, killing approximately 300,000 people and leaving millions injured and homeless.
TALLAHASSEE (The News Service of Florida) — A legislatively approved initiative to sell surplus park lands to raise money to buy more environmentally sensitive sites has been a “disaster,” according to Sen. Jack Latvala, R-Clearwater.
The Department of Environmental Protection effort was created with the intent of generating $50 million, but so far no money has been raised and what has become a shortened list continues to draw criticism for sites remaining under consideration.