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Florida brewery introduces biodegradable, edible six-pack rings

A microbrewery in Delray Beach, Florida has devised a crafty solution to plastic six-pack rings that often wreak havoc on marine wildlife. After years of...

Two teens who escaped Fort Myers halfway house arrested in Orange County

Two wanted teens that escaped a halfway house in Fort Myers have been caught. The Fort Myers Police Department began a search for the two...
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Jacksonville Police investigating shooting that left one dead and six injured

Jacksonville police say they are investigating a shooting that left one person dead and six others injured. According to WJAX, an SUV pulled up to...

Florida’s new education commissioner to make $276,000 a year

Florida's newly hired education commissioner is getting paid nearly $300,000. State records show that former House Speaker Richard Corcoran is getting paid $276,000. That's the...
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DeSantis poised to make marijuana changes

With one of his chief advisers tweeting the hashtag “NoSmokeIsAJoke,” Gov. Ron DeSantis said Monday he will “very soon” announce changes in how the...
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis speaks at a press conference at the Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County in Boca Raton, Fla. Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019. Photo via AP/Bruce R. Bennett.

Florida governor goes after Airbnb over West Bank decision

Saying he would "make them feel the heat," Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on Wednesday called for sanctions against Airbnb unless it reverses its decision...

Scammers send fake SunPass bills; here’s what to look out for

Scammers have been sending out fake SunPass toll bills to people saying they owe money when they don't. The Florida Department of Transportation sent WINK...
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Certified Science, English, Math public school teachers in short supply

The State Board of Education is expected Wednesday to approve a report that details a shortage of certified science, English and math teachers in...

North Port Police searching for Dominos armed robbery suspects

North Port Police say they are looking for two people who entered a Dominos Pizza place and held 3 employees at gunpoint. According to NPPD,...
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Wanted human trafficking suspect taken into custody in St. Pete

A man who was on the run from law enforcement after being caught participating in human sex trafficking operation has turned himself into authorities,...

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