Whenever a hurricane is poised to strike a region, there are several terms meteorologists use that might not be familiar.
Thousands of convicted felons will be eligible to vote in Florida after a federal court ruled that a law that created wealth-based hurdles to voting is unconstitutional. The law, SB 7066, required people with past convictions to pay all outstanding legal fees, costs, fines and restitution before regaining their right to vote. The law undermined Floridians’ 2018 passage […]
ORLANDO, Fla. – Officials from Universal Orlando said they hope to reopen their theme parks to the public on June 5. Officials said the parks would first open to workers on June 1 to test out their reopening plans. Then, they said select guests would be welcomed back on June 3 and 4 ahead. Officials […]
Disney said it will reopen two of its stores and one of its restaurants at Disney Springs on May 27. They include the World of Disney and Marketplace Co-Op stores and the D-Luxe Burger restaurant. Only mobile ordering is available for now. The company previously said several restaurants and shops owned by third parties would reopen Wednesday. It […]
A fourth Transportation Security Administration officer who works at Orlando International Airport has tested positive for COVID-19, the agency said Sunday. “Security screening checkpoints remain open, and the agency is working with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Orange County Department of Health to monitor the situation as well as the health and […]
The world seems like a much different place than it did a few weeks ago. While toilet paper is flying off the shelves and going for more than $1,000 on some websites, it used to be seen as hilarious to fling it over your friends’ houses and trees as a Halloween prank. But the role […]
They’re questions a lot of people have been asking when it comes to the coronavirus and pets: Can they catch it? Can we pass it back and forth? “Viruses in general don’t pass from animal to human often,” said Dr. Dana Vrable with the North American Veterinary Community’s Orlando headquarters, where the staff’s pets are part […]
ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – Walt Disney World officials said they are keeping a close eye on cast members who traveled to Italy amid the coronavirus outbreak. A Walt Disney World spokeswoman said the cast members are staying at home for now out of an abundance of caution. There are no confirmed or suspected cases of […]
SANFORD, Fla. – The Seminole High School head baseball coach who was fired after a video surfaced of him cursing during a celebratory speech after the team won a state championship for the first time in decades has gotten his job back. Watch the video below to hear Kenne Brown talk with WFTV about getting his […]
DAYTONA, Fla. – A small business jet landed on its belly at Daytona International Airport Thursday afternoon, officials said. The Cessna 510 Citation experienced a gear-up landing which forced the airport to close its runways. 1230563047296471041 No injuries were reported. Officials said crews were working to remove the plane and inspect the runways before reopening.