Boasting 100,000 residents over the age of 55, The Villages may be the fastest growing city in America. It’s a notorious boomtown for boomers who want to spend their golden years with access to 11 a.m. happy hours, thousands of activities, and no-strings-attached sex, all lorded over by one elusive billionaire.
“We smile not because it’s over, but because it happened.”
“That ain’t a challenge — you motherfuckers just sweating.”
“Darling, it’s better, down where it’s wetter, take it from me.”
Oh Florida, never stop being you.
It’s more than a region, it’s a state of mind.
Florida detectives accuse Pedro Bravo of killing his former friend, and a photo on his iPhone showing a Siri exchange with the statement “I need to hide my roommate” was introduced in court.
“Every win in court brings us closer than we’ve ever been to the freedom to marry in Florida,” said Nadine Smith of Equality Florida in a statement after the ruling, which applies to the state’s Broward County.
The ruling applies to Miami-Dade County and agrees with another ruling issued last week.
“I got him in a bloody puddle for you, officer,” the father says in newly released audio of the 911 call.
The woman sued R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., the second largest tobacco company in the U.S., for the death of her husband.
Asked by police if any weapons were involved, the father said, “my foot and my fist.” WARNING: Graphic image.
The ruling only applies to Florida’s Monroe County, and orders the clerk there to begin issuing licenses no sooner than July 22.
Curtis Reeves Jr. was released on bail this week. He is allowed to go to church, the grocery store, and his doctor’s office.
There’s no such thing as “Irish” potatoes?!
Updated: Eddie Wayne Davis became the seventh person to be executed in Florida this year. The U.S. Supreme Court denied his last-minute appeal to stop the execution.
Time to break out my winter hoodie.
A Florida teen faces burglary charges after breaking into a home, eating some food, and falling asleep.
She allegedly said she “forgot how much she loved fire” after burning them on the arm.
Florida Governor Rick Scott signed a law on Monday allowing for the limited use of a special strain of marijuana to treat epileptic seizures and other diseases.
Protected by secrecy laws, some states with the most active death chambers are refusing to disclose important elements of how inmates are killed by lethal injection.
The Republican-controlled state extends tuition help to undocumented immigrants.
The governor of South Carolina signed into law Monday a medical marijuana bill, which will allow children with severe epilepsy to use cannabidiol oil (CBD), a nonpsychoactive marijuana derivative. Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad signed a similar bill into law on Friday.
The judge threatened to “beat your ass” when the public defender refused to waive his client’s right to a speedy trial. Security cameras recorded the verbal confrontation in the courtroom, as well as audio of what sounds like hitting and yelling.
the incident was captured by court security cameras.
Florida’s a big state, and possibly the best one to road trip through!
Congress is moving forward with a bill imposing sanctions on officials in the government of Venezuelan president Nicolás Maduro. A small but vocal group of expats build a base in Florida.
Important: There is plenty of space for your mega-yacht.