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Worker dies after falling into vat of oil near Walt Disney World
The entrance to the Walt Disney World theme park is seen June 15, 2016 in Orlando, Florida where a two-year-old boy was attacked by an alligator at the Seven Seas Lagoon by the Grand Floridian hotel. An American family's Disney vacation turned into a nightmare when an alligator snatched a two-year-o
Man dies after being shot at Orange County apartment complex
ORANGE COUNTY, Fla.- A man believed to be between age 18 and 25 died Wednesday afternoon after being shot at an apartment complex in the Oak Ridge neighborhood, the Orange County Sheriff’s Office said.
Florida Hospital changing its name to AdventHealth
Florida Hospital, one of the nation's largest faith-based health care systems, is changing its name.
Father admits to punching man who tried to get into daughter’s public | Where Orlando Turns First For Breaking News, Weather, and Traffic
It all began on Aug. 2 when Harris went to a QuikTrip convenience store to pick up his daughter and friends. A man asked him for money in the parking lot, and after getting it, went inside the store,KPNX reported.
Orange County boy turned away from school over dreadlocks
An Orange County man said his 6-year-old son was told he couldn't go to school because his hair is too long and dreadlocks are not allowed.It happened at A Book's Christian Academy in Apopka.AdvertisementSchool officials said their policy is for all boys hair to be tapered cut, off the collar and ea
Meet Orange County mayoral candidate Jerry Demings | West Orange Times & Observer | West Orange Times & Windermere Observer
This is my home and the home of my children and grandchildren. I want to lead Orange County to be the best city in the United States to live. My record of accomplishment speaks for itself. In my role as Orange County Sheriff for the past 10 years, I would rise early thinking about the safety and wel
Universal Orlando’s new Aventura hotel opens Thursday
The new hotel features contemporary design elements, a modern food hall, the destination’s first-ever rooftop bar and grill, and exclusive Universal Orlando benefits for hotel guests.
Orlando man accused in girlfriend's killing blames dog, police say
Police said her boyfriend, Justin Pruitt, tried to commit suicide and the victim, Tiffany Linguanti, explained to officers that it had been a misunderstanding and that she had never actually seen Pruitt get a gun.
Man killed in industrial accident near Walt Disney World, fell into vat of oil
The Orange County Sheriff's Office says that on Wednesday, just after midnight, deputies responded to 2010 South Service Lane in Bay Lake regarding an industrial accident.
Worker dies after falling into vat of oil in Florida
WINTER GARDEN, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a worker has died after falling into a vat of oil at a facility near Walt Disney World.Lt. Emanuel Curry of the Orange County Sheriff's Office told the Orlando Sentinel that the 61-year-old man slipped and fell into the vat early Wednesday while emptying oi
Several children injured in Orange County school bus crash, officials say
Several students were injured Tuesday in a school bus crash on Clarcona Road in Orange County, officials told WESH 2 News.A white pickup truck was involved in the crash.AdvertisementMinor injuries were reported.Some parents came to the scene to pick up their children.WESH 2 News is working to gather
MISSING: 2-year-old boy may have been taken by parents, Osceola Co. deputies say
Deputies believe when his parents, Anthony Deon West and Sheena Marie Dubois, learned about the judge’s order to take Elijah, they took the boy and left.
Investigation continues after man's body found buried behind house
Orlando police still have not said if they have a suspect after a man's body was found buried behind a house on Friday.Orlando police identified the victim as 44-year-old Marcos Lluveras. Records show he lived in Kissimmee.AdvertisementPolice haven't said what connection he might have to the Delicat
Parking problems for Winter Park could mean no new restaurants | Where Orlando Turns First For Breaking News, Weather, and Traffic
“We just need to do something about the parking,” said Winter Park resident Dee Morgan as she walked several blocks from her car to the store with boxes in hand. “We should have parking. At 10 o’clock in the morning, there should be parking.”
Body found in hole in the backyard of an Orlando home
ORLANDO, Fla. (FOX 35 WOFL)- Investigators are working to learn more about a body found inside a freshly dug hole in the backyard of a home in Orlando.Police have identified the body as Marcos A. Llluveras. They say he did not live there.Neighbors say that the home is being rented by several men in
Missing Person Alert: Elderly South Apopka man missing - The Apopka Voice
On August 12, at approximately 11 PM, Pierre Preveker Forvil was last seen leaving the area of East 15th Street in South Apopka, in the Taylor Apartment Complex. Mr. Forvil was driving a bronze 2004 4-door Nissan Sentra, bearing Florida tag 287NJW. He was wearing a gray/blue jacket, gray pants, and
I-4 East shut down due to crash, Orlando police say
ORLANDO, Fla.- A crash with life-threatening injuries has prompted authorities to shut down Interstate 4 East at Michigan Street Monday afternoon, according to the Orlando Police Department.
Deltona man arrested in connection with Longwood fatal shooting
Anthony Gilbery Gonzalez, 51, was arrested Saturday in connection with the fatal shooting of Richard Javier, 35.
Sanford man accused of killing 82-year-old wife
SANFORD, Fla.- The man who told Sanford police to perform a well-being check on his 82-year-old wife, leading them to discover her body, has been charged in connection with her death, jail records show.
TRAFFIC: Crash closes I-4 eastbound at Orange Blossom Trail
ORLANDO, Fla.- A crash has blocked all lanes of I-4 eastbound near Orange Blossom Trail Monday morning, according to the Florida Department of Transportation.