A simmering feud between Mayor Teresa Jacobs and Orange County Tax Collector Scott Randolph is building over an office-space fight, one which could boil over at Tuesday’s County Commission meeting. Randolph wants out of what he says is a more costly and
Most of you probably have no clue who Eric Eisnaugle is. In fact, if I told you I had an Eisnaugle problem, you might suggest I get an Ace bandage. Or some anti-inflammatory cream. That’s completely understandable. Eisnaugle, after all,
State Sen. Darren Soto, D-Orlando, wants the state to stop allowing oil exploration permits in the Everglades until legislators have a chance to review the risks of the activity. In a letter sent today to DEP Secretary Herschel Vinyard, Soto
U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius was in Orlando Monday joining City Mayor Buddy Dyer to announce that in-person assistance was going to be available at six city facilities to help residents enroll in insurance through the exchange. Licensed navigators will be available to
A bill seeking to compensate a man wrongfully convicted for killing his kids passed its first Senate hearing Tuesday. Last year, Orlando Democratic Senator Geraldine Thompson filed a claims bill on behalf of James Joseph Richardson, who was wrongfully convicted
ORLANDO, Fla. (WOFL FOX 35 ORLANDO) – A local legislator is sponsoring a bill that will make medical marijuana legal. It will be named after a Florida resident with Lou Gehrig’s disease. Robert Jordan says his wife Cathy was diagnosed
Val Demings collected $120,000 in her first fund-raising sprint to try and topple incumbent Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs. The first three-week haul included checks from more than 200 donors and a $50,000 donation from the Florida Democratic Party, the campaign said.