Author archives: Sam

  • Ruskin man re-arrested for online enticement of a child

    Apr 2, 14 • 766 Views • Crime & Law EnforcementComments Off on Ruskin man re-arrested for online enticement of a child

    Florida Department of Law Enforcement Tampa Bay Regional Operations Center cyber agents today re-arrested Brandon Tim Shinawongse, 21, for two counts of online enticement of a child, one count of promotion of the sexual performance of a child and the...

  • Governor Rick Scott and the American Cancer Society Discuss Cancer Research Funding

    Apr 2, 14 • 884 Views • Government, Healthcare, ScienceComments Off on Governor Rick Scott and the American Cancer Society Discuss Cancer Research Funding

     From Left to Right: Governor Scott, Geoffrey Becker, Governor’s Staff, Dr. John Montgomery, Chair, American Cancer Society Florida Division Board, Stephanie Leeds, Vice President, Government Relations, Heather Youmans, Director Government Relations, and...

  • Flagler College’s Damon to be presented with sportsmanship award at April 11 baseball game

    Apr 2, 14 • 693 Views • Awards & Recognition, SportsComments Off on Flagler College’s Damon to be presented with sportsmanship award at April 11 baseball game

    ST. AUGUSTINE, FL (04/02/2014)(readMedia)– Flagler College Athletic Director Jud Damon will be presented with the 2013 NCAA Bob Frederick Sportsmanship Award prior to the baseball game against Armstrong Atlantic on April 11. The Frederick Award is given...

  • April declared as Springs Protection Awareness Month

    Apr 2, 14 • 407 Views • Environment, EventsComments Off on April declared as Springs Protection Awareness Month

    APRIL DECLARED AS SPRINGS PROTECTION AWARENESS MONTH April recognized as the month to encourage protecting springs in the state of Florida   TALLAHASSEE – The Florida Department of Environmental Protection recognizes April as Springs Protection...

  • Florida Senate: Meeting Notice

    Apr 2, 14 • 512 Views • Events, GovernmentComments Off on Florida Senate: Meeting Notice

    TALLAHASSEE – Members of the Senate and House Democratic Caucuses will hold a joint meeting this evening to discuss assorted legislative issues. The meeting will begin at 6:45 p.m. at the Florida Education Association, 213 South Adams Street in...

  • Florida Lottery announces suspension of three Broward County retailers

    Apr 2, 14 • 407 Views • LottoComments Off on Florida Lottery announces suspension of three Broward County retailers

    TALLAHASSEE –Today the Florida Lottery announced it has suspended the sale of its products at three Pompano Beach retailers after an on-going investigation determined fraudulent activity may have occurred involving the sale of lottery tickets.  The Lottery...

  • Gwen Graham Recognizes One Year Standing Up for the People of North Florida

    Apr 2, 14 • 488 Views • Government, PoliticsComments Off on Gwen Graham Recognizes One Year Standing Up for the People of North Florida

    Gwen Graham Recognizes One Year Standing Up for the People of North Florida On One-Year Anniversary of Graham Campaign, Washington Special Interests Rush to Defend Vulnerable Incumbent TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — In a message to campaign supporters and voters...

  • Do Not Call Tops List of Consumer Complaints for March 2014

    Apr 2, 14 • 434 Views • FDACSComments Off on Do Not Call Tops List of Consumer Complaints for March 2014

    Do Not Call Tops List of Consumer Complaints for March 2014 Statewide Do Not Call List Now Tops 623,000 Numbers Tallahassee, FL – Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam announced today the top three complaints received in March 2014 at the Florida...

  • Patients rate pain care differently depending on locale, UF researchers find

    Apr 2, 14 • 537 Views • Education, Healthcare, ScienceComments Off on Patients rate pain care differently depending on locale, UF researchers find

    GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Hospital patients’ responses to a question about whether their pain is well-controlled may depend in part on where they live, University of Florida researchers report. The findings could lead to system-level changes in patient care...

  • The Florida Lottery is sending ten players to Las Vegas

    Apr 2, 14 • 513 Views • LottoComments Off on The Florida Lottery is sending ten players to Las Vegas

    THE FLORIDA LOTTERY IS SENDING TEN PLAYERS TO LAS VEGAS Final Forever Fabulous Second Chance Drawing Held Today TALLAHASSEE – The Florida Lottery held the final drawing for non-winning FLAMINGO® Scratch-Off tickets in the Forever Fabulous Second Chance...