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PBS to air Winter Park filmmaker's 'Unrest'

Here's thrilling news for Central Floridians interested in local filmmakers: "Unrest" by Jennifer Brea, who grew in Winter Park, will air on PBS in January. "Unrest" screened at the Florida Film Festival in April. Brea worked for four years on her documentary, a frank look at her chronic fatigue syn

ORLANDO SENTINEL - 2017-11-17 14:45:00

Winter Park man who dared feds to arrest him after threatening congressman, takes plea deal

WINTER PARK, Fla. - A Winter Park man accused of leaving a profanity-laced, threatening voice mail for a U.S. congressman has accepted a plea agreement in the case. Charles Zachary Howard was incredulous while speaking with Channel 9 reporter Jeff Levkulich on March 16 about a criminal complaint fil


Winter Park man who threatened U.S. Congressman takes plea deal, records show

A Winter Park man who made a threatening phone call to a U.S. Congressman took a plea deal in federal court on Tuesday, records show. Charles Zachary Howard faces up to 5 years in prison, a $250,000 fine and three years probation after pleading guilty to a charge of interstate transmission of threat


Winter Park Commissioners approve conceptual library design

The Winter Park City Commissioners have unanimously approved Adjaye Associates' conceptual design for the upcoming Winter Park Public Library and Events Center. Bungalower was in attendance at the unveiling of the plans on November 2, HERE, when the public was given their first look at the new $30 m

BUNGALOWER.COM - 2017-11-16 02:08:25

Winter Park man pleads guilty to threatening congressman

ORLANDO, Fla. - A Florida man has pleaded guilty to making a threatening phone call to a Utah congressman. The Orlando Sentinel reports that Charles Zachary Howard, of Winter Park, pleaded guilty Tuesday in federal court to threatening Utah Republican Rep. Jason Chaffetz last March. Howard, a regi

CLICK ORLANDO - 2017-11-15 20:34:49

3-Year-Old Girl Is Sole Survivor of Plane Crash

A 3-year-old girl is the sole survivor of a devastating plane crash that killed six adults, authorities said. Her family was en route to visit the toddler's grandmother. The twin-engine passenger plane dropped off radar Wednesday as it tried to land in Russia's Far Eastern Khabarovsk region, TASS r

CLICK ORLANDO - 2017-11-16 20:48:08

Facebook threat of 'massacre' at Palm Bay school puts police on high alert

PALM BAY, Fla. - Police in Palm Bay were on high alert Friday after receiving a threat of mass casualties at Southwest Middle School on social media, officials said. The Palm Bay Police Department said it was treating the threat as credible and will have additional officers at the school Friday. The

WFTV - 2017-11-17 12:16:50

Woman killed in downtown apartment suffered 'severe' injuries, medical examiner testifies

Sasha Samsudean's killer likely squeezed the life from her with his bare hands, an Orange County medical examiner testified in court Thursday. Dr. Gary Utz spent hours Thursday morning describing to the jury the numerous bruises and scrapes found on the 27-year-old's body after her death in October

ORLANDO SENTINEL - 2017-11-17 00:20:00

National Entrepreneurship Month honors American innovation

President Trump has proclaimed the month of November 2017 as National Entrepreneurship Month, celebrating American pride and the country's two-plus centuries of innovation, hard work and an enterprising spirit that have driven our nation. American entrepreneurs are known for inventing and selling ne

BOCARATONTRIBUNE.COM - 2017-11-17 18:26:16

Burglary investigation prompts heavy police presence in Boca Raton

St. Andrew's School in Boca Raton was placed on lockdown Thursday morning as officers searched for burglary suspects, police said. Police later said they had three suspects in custody Officers asked that the public avoid the area near St. Andrews Boulevard and Potomac Road while the search continued

WPTV - 2017-11-16 17:29:32

Boca Raton company, doctor develop nutritional supplement to help malnourished children

HopeGel, a product developed with the help of a Boca Raton company and doctor, is making a difference in the lives of young children in Guatemala and Haiti. The nutritional packet, which contains protein, vitamins, minerals, good fats and high calories, is designed specifically for malnourished todd

FORT LAUDERDALE SUN-SENTINEL - 2017-11-17 17:00:00

Proposal to build 2nd Tri-Rail stop in Boca Raton

There is a public meeting on Dec. 5 to discuss a proposal to build a second Tri-Rail stop in Boca Raton. Phillip Pessar Creative Commons 2.0 BOCA RATON, Fla. - There is a public meeting on Dec. 5 to discuss a proposal to build a second Tri-Rail stop in Boca Raton. The proposed station would be locat

WPTV - 2017-11-16 14:57:38

New tactic proposed for a quieter, cleaner Boca Raton

Boca Raton wants to take a new approach to crack down on noise complaints, unkempt properties and other code violations in the city's neighborhoods. It may increase its staff and enforce city codes by ticketing scofflaws in person - a speedier way to get results, the city says. "It's a more direct a

FORT LAUDERDALE SUN-SENTINEL - 2017-11-17 00:10:00

Boca Raton Police warn people to avoid areas surrounding FAU

A suspect who fled from Boca Raton police raised concern on the Florida Atlantic University campus and surrounding areas. Police sent out a tweet urging residents to stay away from the FAU campus and the surrounding areas of Glades & Airport Road. That caused many to get concerned. Manthan Barot ask

CBS12.COM - 2017-11-16 20:54:26

City Council Candidate Monica Mayotte Holds Campaign Fundraiser

Supporters gather at Dubliner Irish Pub for Monica Mayotte's campaign kick-off fundraiser. Monica Mayotte began her quest to run for City Council Seat D Thursday night with a fundraising event held at Dubliner Irish Pub. Rainy skies did not keep supporters from attending as numerous people gathered

BOCARATONTRIBUNE.COM - 2017-11-17 02:32:10

FHP investigators now building case with car connected to deadly Boca Raton hit and run

Solving deadly hit and run crashes are the most difficult cases for Florida Highway Patrol investigators. They have to prove who was driving at the time of the crash. Now that FHP has the car it believes was involved in a hit and run that killed motorcyclist Kevin Scheinberg, 36, in September, inves

WPTV - 2017-11-15 22:43:15

Community rallies for New Britain father facing deportation

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH)- A New Britain father is set to go before immigration officials once again. He's expected to be deported back to his native Mexico. His community is rallying behind him Friday, hoping to stop that from happening. Mariano Cardoso Senior will come to the federal building at some

WTNH.COM - 2017-11-17 11:53:18

New Britain Serial Killer to Be Sentenced to Life in Prison

A drifter who killed seven people in Connecticut in 2003 is set to be sentenced today to life in prison. A state judge in New Britain is expected to hand down a 360-year prison sentence for William Devin Howell, who pleaded guilty to six murder charges in September. He's also serving a 15-year pris

NBC CONNECTICUT - 2017-11-17 19:14:37

New Britain Police Athletic League serving Thanksgiving Day lunch to those in need.

NEW BRITAIN - Police and the New Britain Police Athletic League will be hosting a Thanksgiving Day lunch for those in need Thursday from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Community Room at the police department. Volunteers from the department and PAL will be serving traditional Thanksgiving food and spec

NEW BRITAIN HERALD - 2017-11-16 21:28:00

Thursday's Top 5: Wyman's Wild Day, Wally World in New Britain

Here is a look at the Top stories for Thursday in Patch towns throughout Hartford and Tolland counties. Click on the headlines to see the stories in full. 1. Statewide What a day for Wyman 2. Berlin 3. Suffield 4.Vernon 5. Rocky Hill

PATCH - 2017-11-16 22:22:46