Local News for Orlando, Florida

01/28/2021

‘Little criminals’: In Florida, your kid’s chance of arrest at school depends on where you live | Special report

An Orlando Sentinel investigation reveals a patchwork of policies at the local level determine when children are arrested for schoolyard fights, threats and other minor offenses. Police agencies, school districts and judicial circuits govern when officers can intervene, when they can make arrests and what alternatives are available to them. Read the rest of the READ MORE.
'Office'-themed theatrical walking tour invites you to solve the mystery of the 'Scranton Strangler' on the streets of Thornton Park01/28/2021

‘Office’-themed theatrical walking tour invites you to solve the mystery of the ‘Scranton Strangler’ on the streets of Thornton Park

There’s something rotten in the city of … Scranton. And come this spring you’ll have a chance to help “Michael Scott” from The Office solve a murder while taking in the fresh air of Thornton Park. Beginning in late March, the interactive parody musical/mystery/walking-tour (phew!)… Read the article on orlandoweekly.com READ MORE.