START A PETITION37,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good

Offbeat

Family Fined Threatened With Jail For Building A Sandcastle
Offbeat  (tags: land of the free, Florida, sandcastle, Panama City Beach, fined )

Dandelion
- 51 days ago - anationofthinkers.info
In the ostensible land of the Free, cops claim the legal authority to extort money from you, or even kidnap you for a slew of activities which have no victim. Now we can add building a sand castle to that long list of victimless crimes.
Watch Dozens of Celebrities Make Sure We Never Forget Those Killed in Orlando.
Offbeat  (tags: people, Orlando nightclub massacre, Pulse nightclub, violence, Florida, HRC, human rights, LGBT, equality, gun control, society )

Robert
- 320 days ago - upworthy.com
On June 12, 2016, a man walked into an Orlando nightclub, opened fire, and killed 49 people. A new video hopes to shine a light on stories of the victims of the Pulse nightclub massacre, enlisting the help of 49 celebrities.
Florida Gov. Rick Scott Blasted By Woman At Starbucks Leaves Without Coffee
Offbeat  (tags: Gov. Rick Scott, Gainesville, Florida, Cara Jennings, Planned Parenthood, Obamacare, Affordable Care Act, jobs, tea bag, Starbucks )

Dandelion
- 411 days ago - patch.com
A 39-year-old mom wasted no time blasting the Republican Governor with her perceptions related to the state and its current state of affairs. Shame on you Rick Scott, Jennings said as they exited. You are an embarrassment to our state.
The 10 Best Beaches in Florida
Offbeat  (tags: photos, pictures, interesting, travel, beaches, Florida, culture, americans )

Connie
- 418 days ago - cntraveler.com
My desktop vacation!
Come On Feel The Bern At New Smyrna Beach Florida   video
Offbeat  (tags: Come On Feel The Bern, Bernie Sanders, flash mob, New Smyrna Beach, Florida, video, support for Bernie )

Dandelion
- 468 days ago - youtube.com
It is not just the college students that love Bernie people of all ages love to feel the Bern! I was suppose to be here with my daughter but my move feel during this time. I'll place video on to show what we are doing in the area I live for Bernie Sanders
Assault With a Deadly Weapon: Florida Man Charged With Throwing Alligator Into Wendy's
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, animals, strange, Florida, alligator, Wendy's, nature, weird, crime )

Robert
- 469 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Investigators identified Joshua James, of Jupiter, Fla., as the man who tossed the 3 1/2-foot reptile into a WendyâEUR(TM)s last fall, according to a Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission incident report.
Teacher Starts Each Day Complimenting Students One By One (Video)   video
Offbeat  (tags: florida, teachers, teaching, compassion, children )

Yusuf
- 551 days ago - youtube.com
In Chris Ulmer's (the name of the teacher) classroom, the day starts off with 10 minutes of compliments.
Florida Spending $5 Million To Build 10-Foot Fencing To Keep Panthers Off Deadly Highway
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, conservation, Florida )

Tracy
- 560 days ago - techtimes.com
According to the states transportation department, the building project involves erecting a 10-foot fence designed to cover 18 miles of the area as well as working on three individual underpasses for animals.
Florida Opossums Eat A Lot of Pests You Don Not Want In Your Yard
Offbeat  (tags: opossums, florida )

Tracy
- 566 days ago - spacecoastdaily.com
Did you know that opossums are immune to the venom of rattlesnake, copperhead and cottonmouth bites?
Florida Ends Bear Hunt Early Due to Higher Than Expected Number of Kills
Offbeat  (tags: BEAR HUNT, florida )

Angie
- 575 days ago - foxnews.com
Florida's controversial black bear hunt ended after its second day after a higher than expected number of bears had been killed with 295 bears taken overall, nearing the official limit, Florida wildlife authorities said late Sunday.
Florida Holds Hunt to Kill 320 Bears
Offbeat  (tags: florida, bears, hunt, sad news, usa )

Scooby
- 576 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Florida is holding its first bear hunt in more than two decades, despite opposition from animal rights campaigners.
Moby Reveals How He Became An Animal Rights Activist - as He Calls on Fans to Join Him in Walk
Offbeat  (tags: Moby, singer, animal rights, farm sanctuary, walk, New York, Florida )

Scooby
- 594 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
The musician recently took time out to show his support for Farm Sanctuary's nearly three decades of lifesaving work by starring in a video inviting fans to lace up and join him.
Protesters Gather at 70-Year-Old Man's Home in Florida to Demand He Face Criminal Charges for Shooting a Dog in the Eye
Offbeat  (tags: lilly, dog, shot, eye, florida, usa )

Scooby
- 644 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Chanting 'Paws up, don't shoot,' a group of protesters and their dogs marched on Sunday in front of a 70-year-old Florida man's home who police say shot a dog in the eye.
Taunted But Undeterred 8 Year Old Boy Grows Out Hair To Donate To Cancer Patients
Offbeat  (tags: Christian McPhilamy, Melbourne, Florida, Ocean Breeze Elementary School, pediatric cancer )

Dandelion
- 717 days ago - opposingviews.com
Christian McPhilamy, 8, of Melbourne, Florida, was raised to give back to those in need, and not even bullies could stop him from helping when he decided to grow out his hair for pediatric cancer patients.
Teen Stripped of National Honor Society Position Because She Dared Wear A Sun DressâEUR"In Florida
Offbeat  (tags: Florida, National Honor Society, teenager, school, stripped her of title )

Dandelion
- 720 days ago - dailykos.com
She even offered to wear a jacket to cover the offensive shoulders, but school officials persisted in stripping her of the honor.
 

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Offbeat

Most Active Stories Today in Offbeat tagged with Florida

top story finders in Offbeat

1. Animae C 178 popular stories

2. Carole K 174 popular stories

3. Pat B 139 popular stories

4. Christeen A 136 popular stories

5. Laura H 133 popular stories

6. natasha s 124 popular stories

7. Mary T 115 popular stories

8. Kay M 112 popular stories

9. JL A 93 popular stories

10. Frans Badenhorst 89 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!





New to Care2? Start Here.