Rare American crocodile captured in Florida

Staff Report Thursday Oct 17, 2019 at 2:36 PM The threatened reptile will be relocated, according to the Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office. A rare American crocodile was captured and relocated after it was found in front of a home in Englewood on Wednesday, the Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office reports. According to the Sheriff’s Office, Animal Services Officer Scott Meyer safely […]

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Florida Tech panther mural to overlook Babcock Street traffic from campus student housing

CLOSE This Florida Tech panther mural is slated for the south wall of Building M of the Southgate Apartments.  (Photo: Florida Institute of Technology) An aggressive-looking Florida Institute of Technology panther mural will soon spring at Babcock Street traffic from a student housing wall, serving as companion artwork to its downtown Melbourne counterpart. “The new […]

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Florida Attorney General investigating vape sales

As the Florida Department of Health reports 68 cases of vaping-related illnesses in the state and at least one death, Attorney General Ashley Moody has opened an investigation into 20 vape companies that sell in Florida.  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are continuing to recommend people quit using e-cigarettes, or vaping products that contain nicotine. […]

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