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The race for Florida's District 7 state Senate just got more interesting. The Republican primary election for the seat has now grown to three candidates, with former St. Johns County Sheriff David … more
Gas prices are by-and-large down in Florida, according to new data from AAA spokesperson Mark Jenkins. As of Monday, the average cost of a gallon of gas has decreased by 25 cents over the last 17 … more
Rick Scott, the junior of the two Republicans representing Florida in the U.S. Senate, has pledged to protect Americans' access to in vitro fertilization in a new campaign ad for his re-election … more
Gas prices across the state of Florida are trending downward in recent days, according to data released this week by AAA spokesperson Mark Jenkins. The report marked ten consecutive days of … more
Congressman Michael Waltz, the man representing Flagler County and the surrounding area in the House of Representatives, sharply criticized the conviction of former President Donald Trump on 34 … more
The challenge is set to take place from August 9th to 18th, with registration opening on Thursday. Participants will compete to see who can capture the most pythons in separate categories for … more
With the passage of Memorial Day on Monday, a time of year is beginning which may be the most dangerous time to be a teenage drive in Florida. According to an assessment by AAA spokesman Mark … more
Rick Scott, the junior of Florida’s two United States senators, has confirmed he’ll be vying to replace Mitch McConnell as the leader of the Senate’s Republican faction. McConnell, … more
Gas prices in Florida have reached their highest mark of 2024, bringing a financial strain to motorists at a time when many were hoping for relief. Though it hasn't come yet, some experts believe a … more
The record for youngest person ever elected to the state legislature may soon change. At least it will if Jacksonville native Benjamin Sandlin gets his way. Sandlin, a 20-year-old Democratic … more
The latest figures on gas prices across the state of Florida show that the average cost of a gallon of gas is finally starting to inch downward, following a period of consistent increases. The data, … more
At a press conference in Naples on Tuesday, Governor Ron DeSantis signed a piece of legislation to increase research toward Florida’s red tide crisis. The move came alongside a promise to spend … more
Max Azzarello, a St. Augustine resident and self-described research investigator, was hospitalized Friday after setting his own body on fire outside of a New York City courthouse where former … more
Bob Graham, Florida's former Governor and U.S. Senator for over two cumulative decades, has passed away at 87 years old. He died while residing in a retirement community in Gainesville, with the … more
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis on Friday signed a series of bills that have been passed by the Florida legislature, multiple of which pertain to law enforcement. One, HB 601, bans civilian police … more
One expense for business owners in Florida is set to ease up in the near future: the state tax on rent for businesses is set to decrease from 4.5% to 2.0% by June 1st. The drop is in accordance with … more
A bill increasing the penalties for exposing a law enforcement officer to fentanyl has been passed by the Florida state legislature, sending it to Governor Ron DeSantis' desk for a signature. The … more
Leading forecasters are predicting one of the busiest hurricane seasons on record for 2024, a prediction that could prove chaotic for Florida. Hurricane forecasters with Colorado State University … more
The Florida Supreme Court has approved two proposed ballot initiatives, giving them the green light to appear before the state's voters in the 2024 election. One would legalize recreational marijuana … more
Gas prices in Florida are at the highest level they've been at any point in 2024, according to newly released data from AAA. The new statewide average cost of one gallon was listed at $3.62 as of … more
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