Month: April 2020

Tennessee girl connected to ‘Zoom bombing’ of University of Florida meeting

Tennessee girl connected to ‘Zoom bombing’ of University of Florida meeting Tennessee girl connected to 'Zoom bombing' of University of Florida meeting

Source: MGN GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WJHL) — University of Florida officials said they believe a 13-year-old Memphis girl is responsible for “Zoom bombing” a student government meeting. The university said FBI investigators were able to identify the girl who reportedly said the incident was meant to be a joke. “This is absolutely not a joke,” university […]

Coronavirus Florida: Roger Dean, West Palm ballparks could host regular-season baseball games

Coronavirus Florida: Roger Dean, West Palm ballparks could host regular-season baseball games Coronavirus Florida: Roger Dean, West Palm ballparks could host regular-season baseball games

Tom D’Angelo @tomdangelo44 Apr 10, 2020 at 5:50 PM The plan calls for baseball to be divided into two 15-team leagues, the Grapefruit with all its teams in Florida and the Cactus with all its teams in Arizona, with each consisting of three five-team divisions, aligned based on the geography of their spring training sites. […]

In hard-hit Florida, jobless workers struggle to get state aid

In hard-hit Florida, jobless workers struggle to get state aid In hard-hit Florida, jobless workers struggle to get state aid

(Reuters) – With cruise ships idled and airplanes almost empty, Florida travel adviser Nick Pena has been out of work for nearly a month, spending his days trying to secure jobless benefits from a state seemingly unable to provide them. “I can’t tell you the emotional toll, the anxiety of not being able to log […]

Officials release information on how many people are traveling to Florida

Officials release information on how many people are traveling to Florida Officials release information on how many people are traveling to Florida

ORLANDO, Fla. — Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is asking travelers from the tri-state area to self-quarantine when they come to Florida. His request is not stopping people from flying to the Sunshine State. WESH 2 News looked into the latest travel numbers. According to the Florida Department of Transportation, 5,500 traveler forms have been collected […]

New Florida law used against recreational marijuana proposal

New Florida law used against recreational marijuana proposal New Florida law used against recreational marijuana proposal

The Florida Senate is using a controversial new law to try to bolster arguments against a proposed constitutional amendment that seeks to allow people to use recreational marijuana. Lawyers for the Senate and other opponents have argued in recent months that the Florida Supreme Court should block the proposed amendment because it would conflict with […]

New law used against recreational pot proposal in Florida

New law used against recreational pot proposal in Florida New law used against recreational pot proposal in Florida

Two new studies have found a link between frequent cannabis use and increased risk of stroke, as well as a link between cannabis use disorder and increased risk of arrhythmia. TALLAHASSEE – The Florida Senate is using a controversial new law to try to bolster arguments against a proposed constitutional amendment that seeks to allow […]

Joe Gruters slams Nikki Fried for using child cannabis activist’s death as a political swipe

Joe Gruters slams Nikki Fried for using child cannabis activist’s death as a political swipe Joe Gruters slams Nikki Fried for using child cannabis activist’s death as a political swipe

Republican Party of Florida Chair Joe Gruters accused Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried of exploiting a child activist’s coronavirus death. “Shame on you,” he tweeted at Fried late Thursday evening. A social media exchanged between the Republican leader and Florida’s only statewide elected Democrat played out after Charlotte Figi ’s death. The 13-year-old, who died in […]

Coronavirus Florida: Star-crossed Gulfstream Hotel in Lake Worth Beach hits new roadblock

Coronavirus Florida: Star-crossed Gulfstream Hotel in Lake Worth Beach hits new roadblock Coronavirus Florida: Star-crossed Gulfstream Hotel in Lake Worth Beach hits new roadblock

Jorge Milian @caneswatch Apr 10, 2020 at 4:45 PM The coronavirus pandemic has delayed the planned purchase and renovation of the Gulfstream Hotel in Lake Worth Beach. * TO OUR READERS: This content is being provided for free as a public service to our readers during the coronavirus outbreak. Please support local journalism by subscribing […]

A wealthy private community in Florida is testing every resident and worker for coronavirus antibodies

A wealthy private community in Florida is testing every resident and worker for coronavirus antibodies A wealthy private community in Florida is testing every resident and worker for coronavirus antibodies

All residents and employees of an affluent private Florida island community are being given tests to determine whether they have been exposed to the coronavirus and developed antibodies to it. Everyone living and working on Fisher Island, off Miami Beach, is being tested for the antibodies through serological tests , according to a statement from […]

$1.5 Million Homes in Florida, Illinois and California

$1.5 Million Homes in Florida, Illinois and California $1.5 Million Homes in Florida, Illinois and California

Miami | $1.499 Million A 1915 clapboard house and guest cottage with a total of five bedrooms and five and a half bathrooms, on a 0.21-acre lot with a swimming pool This vintage property in Coconut Grove has been substantially remodeled. It is a half-mile southwest of the Kampong National Tropical Botanical Garden and two […]

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