Archive for the ‘Government Agencies’ Category

  • Consumer Alert: Retirement Planning Tips

    Apr 20, 18 • 115 Views • OFRComments Off on Consumer Alert: Retirement Planning Tips

    Planning for something that seems far off in the future or feels unattainable, like retirement, may seem like a daunting task. According to the National Retirement Planning Coalition, only 22 percent of baby boomers believe that they are adequately preparing...

  • Traffic Shift Along John Young Parkway in Orlando

    Apr 20, 18 • 98 Views • FDOTComments Off on Traffic Shift Along John Young Parkway in Orlando

    During the week of April 22, a traffic pattern change is expected on State Road (S.R.) 423/John Young Parkway between S.R. 50/West Colonial Drive and Shader Road. The work is part of the department’s widening project. The traffic shift will affect...

  • Commissioner Adam Putnam’s Statement on Gilchrist County Deputies Killed in Line of Duty

    Apr 19, 18 • 22 Views • FDACS, Statement ReleaseComments Off on Commissioner Adam Putnam’s Statement on Gilchrist County Deputies Killed in Line of Duty

    Florida Commissioner of Agriculture Adam H. Putnam released the following statement regarding the two Gilchrist County Sheriff’s Office deputies, who were killed in the line of duty this afternoon. “This heinous and senseless act of violence has claimed...

  • FDLE arrests Miami man for child pornography

    Apr 19, 18 • 26 Views • FDLEComments Off on FDLE arrests Miami man for child pornography

    Agents with the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, assisted by Homeland Security Investigation-Miami, today arrested Jonathan Fabian Fernandez, 18, of 13700 NE 1st Ave, Miami, for violations of a no-bond felony arrest warrant for exploitation of a minor....

  • State Road 44 Detour at Clara Avenue in DeLand

    Apr 19, 18 • 102 Views • FDOTComments Off on State Road 44 Detour at Clara Avenue in DeLand

    Drivers on State Road (S.R.) 44/New York Avenue in DeLand can expect detours this weekend at the intersection with Clara Avenue west of Woodland Boulevard. The detour will begin around 9 a.m. Friday, April 20, and last through approximately 6 a.m. Monday,...

  • Give nesting waterbirds space to help keep them safe

    Apr 19, 18 • 89 Views • FWCComments Off on Give nesting waterbirds space to help keep them safe

    It’s nesting season for Florida’s waterbirds, and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) and Audubon Florida are reminding beachgoers and boaters to give these birds and their young space to help keep them safe.   “This is a...

  • Sign up for the 2018 Lionfish Challenge, win up to $5,000

    Apr 19, 18 • 71 Views • FWCComments Off on Sign up for the 2018 Lionfish Challenge, win up to $5,000

    Attention recreational and commercial lionfish hunters: Registration for the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) 2018 Lionfish Challenge is open. Register at MyFWC.com/Lionfish. This year’s Challenge begins on Lionfish Removal and...

  • FDLE Agents arrest two suspects in separate cases on child solicitation, pornography

    Apr 18, 18 • 158 Views • Crime & Law Enforcement, FDLEComments Off on FDLE Agents arrest two suspects in separate cases on child solicitation, pornography

    Orlando Cyber Crime Task Force Agents with the Florida Department of Law Enforcement have arrested two suspects in separate and unrelated cases on charges related to child sex solicitation and child pornography. On Tuesday, agents arrested Kieran Oscar Sosa,...

  • FDLE arrests Tallahassee man for intellectual property and computer crimes

    Apr 17, 18 • 178 Views • FDLEComments Off on FDLE arrests Tallahassee man for intellectual property and computer crimes

    The Florida Department of Law Enforcement, with assistance of the Leon County Sheriff’s Office arrested Andru Rae’sion Reed, 21, on offenses against intellectual property and offenses against users of computer systems, both third degree felonies, after...

  • Gov. Scott and FWC announce 40-day recreational red snapper season in Gulf state and federal waters

    Apr 17, 18 • 59 Views • FWCComments Off on Gov. Scott and FWC announce 40-day recreational red snapper season in Gulf state and federal waters

    The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) and Gov. Rick Scott are excited to announce a 40-day recreational red snapper season for both Gulf state and federal waters. A 24-day season was originally proposed. Gov. Scott said, “Florida is a...