Get our issue, highlights, free stuff and more.  

Crayola to open new attraction at Florida Mall

July 29, 2014
By
Crayola to open new attraction at Florida Mall

The Crayola company announced that it will open a Crayola Experience attraction at the Florida Mall in Orlando in 2015.
Read more »

Tags: , , ,
Posted in Bloggytown, The Gist | No Comments »

Out of commission: Liveblogging today’s attack on democracy in Orange County

July 29, 2014
By
Out of commission: Liveblogging today’s attack on democracy in Orange County

This morning, the Orange County Board of County Commissioners (starring Teresa Jacobs) will convene to discuss whether or not you deserve a voice in your government. There’s some background on all of this mess, courtesy Commissioner Fred Brummer, here and here, but there’s also this Sentinel op-ed from this morning. At issue today, however,...
Read more »

Tags: , , ,
Posted in Bloggytown | 6 Comments »

NOT SO FAST!: Orange County Sheriff’s Office nabs (alleged) GayDays towing fraud

July 25, 2014
By
NOT SO FAST!: Orange County Sheriff’s Office nabs (alleged) GayDays towing fraud

Hey, wipe that smile of your face, Jason Combs of ASAP Towing on McCoy Road! You’ve just been busted for (allegedly) doing something pretty terrible. According to a press release from Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings’ office, today – following a fairly prolonged investigation – 44-year-old Combs was arrested on the following charges: One...
Read more »

Tags: , , , ,
Posted in Bloggytown | 8 Comments »

VIDEO: Stunning shots of Orlando by drones

July 25, 2014
By
via

A collection of videos of downtown Orlando captured by drones, plus GoPro video of the Hulk Coaster at Islands of Adventure.
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Bloggytown, Oddlando | No Comments »

YOUR DAILY WEEKLY READER: More prison scandals, less utility conservation, all the execution horror

July 25, 2014
By
YOUR DAILY WEEKLY READER: More prison scandals, less utility conservation, all the execution horror

IMAGINE WHAT HAPPENS IF YOU’RE AN ACTUAL PRISONER TRYING TO MAKE A COMPLAINT. THIS IS DISGUSTING: “Make no mistake, I am no softie on crime nor do I believe criminals should be coddled or treated with kid gloves. Those who break our laws should be held accountable for their actions. Whether they are serving...
Read more »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Bloggytown | No Comments »

Judge approves temporary injunction against Planned Parenthood of Greater Orlando’s new Kissimmee office

July 24, 2014
By
plannedparenthood64

The Planned Parenthood that opened in Kissimmee recently has been temporarily banned from performing medical procedures as of Wednesday, July 23. The circuit court ruled in favor of MMB Properties in a civil lawsuit against Planned Parenthood after attempts to keep the women’s health clinic out of Kissimmee failed at the city level earlier...
Read more »

Tags: ,
Posted in Bloggytown | 2 Comments »

Empty car found in Lake Florence before owner could even report it stolen

July 23, 2014
By
Image via News13

Florida Highway Patrol is investigating an empty vehicle they found submerged in Lake Florence this morning.
Read more »

Tags: , , , ,
Posted in Bloggytown | No Comments »