Posted: 10/28/2010 - Time is running out for people trying to get money from BP for damage caused by the company’s oil spill. Ken Fienberg, the man in charge of paying claims, was in Tallahassee today to discuss a log jam of claims and warn people of the looming November 23rd deadline. As Whitney Ray tells us, after the 23rd people will be asked to accept a lump sum payment and wave their right to sue or prepare for a court battle.
Posted: 10/28/2010 - FREE Ride Home for Intoxicated Drivers and their Vehicles October 29- 31
Posted: 10/28/2010 - Implementation of the second phase of law creating Northwest Florida environmental program to reduce flooding, safeguard waterways and habitat goes into effect November 1.
Posted: 10/28/2010 - The state Supreme Court says maximum penalties can be exceeded for serious crimes committed with firearms in some cases under Florida's "10-20-Life" law.
Updated: 10/28/2010 - Capital Circle is now open and traffic is flowing. All obstructions from the traffic crash at Entrepot Boulevard have been cleared.
Updated: 11/04/2010 - The Sales Laboratory in the Florida State University College of Business is getting a makeover courtesy of a $125,000 gift from a former marketing student.
Posted: 10/28/2010 - Very few of Florida’s state community colleges offer on-campus student housing, what you probably didn’t know is Chipola College is one of those schools.
Posted: 10/28/2010 - Florida Panhandle officials have gone to court to close a landfill that has been burning for more than a week.
Updated: 10/28/2010 - A new poll shows Republican Marco Rubio's lead shrinking in his bid for an open U.S. Senate seat in Florida. Meanwhile, Democrat Alex Sink clings to a slight advantage over Republican Rick Scott in the state's heated gubernatorial battle.
Posted: 10/28/2010 - Florida A and M University celebrated the grand opening of of the Juvenile Justice Research Institute Wednesday.
Posted: 10/27/2010 - The family of an 81-year-old Florida grandmother has filed a lawsuit against Comcast over its response to the emergency calls she made before her death.
Posted: 10/27/2010 - Voters in Hillsborough and Pasco Counties now know for whom they will be voting in the Senate District 12 race. The first District Court of Appeals today reversed a lower court decision, which found Jim Norman violated ethics laws by not revealing his interest in a half million dollar house, and as MIke Vasilinda tells us, ordered the lower court to put Jim Norman’s name back on the ballot.
Posted: 10/28/2010 - One local teacher in Wakulla County is helping high school dropouts and jail inmates earn their GED and change their lives.
Posted: 10/27/2010 - The state Ethics Commission has found probable cause of financial disclosure violations by incoming Senate President Mike Haridopolos.
Posted: 10/27/2010 - One of the nation’s longest-serving provosts, the superintendent of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, and a world leader in the biology of ticks and mites are but three of the distinguished individuals to be feted this weekend.
Posted: 10/27/2010 - It was a night of talent and glamor for seven children as they competed in the first annual Little Miss and Mr. Bond Elementary School pageant.
Posted: 10/27/2010 - Florida A&M University is No. 1 in the nation as the institution of origin for African Americans who earn doctorates in natural science and engineering.
Posted: 10/27/2010 - The theme for this year’s weeklong slate of events Oct. 30-Nov. 6 is “United Now, United Then.”
Posted: 10/27/2010 - Kids Incorporated of the Big Bend has been awarded a $94,185 grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for a Legacy for Children project.