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Heroic Firefighter Rescues Drowning Pup, Then Sets Up Emotional Reunion With His Owner
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, animals, dogs, firefighters, animal rescue, Florida, Emilio Sanchez, unusual )

Robert
- 14 days ago - blog.theanimalrescuesite.com
A Passerby saw an elderly dog that was drowning in Biscayne Bay in Miami, Florida, all by himself, and immediately called the Miami Beach Fire Department. Emilio Sanchez, a rookie firefighter, quickly arrived at the scene.
Gov. Rick Scott Vetoes School Uniforms Money in Florida Budget
Offbeat  (tags: Gov. Rick Scott, school uniforms, Florida, Volusia County, money, sold our children cheap )

Dandelion
- 49 days ago - tampabay.com
The idea came out of the Florida House in 2015 as part of a school safety initiative from its leadership. A private hands ploy to get extra charter school funding and sell uniforms which did nothing to improve safety which many of us said it would not do
DeLand Rocks
Offbeat  (tags: Deland Rocks, Volusia Rocks, Florida, painting rocks, hiding rocks )

Dandelion
- 59 days ago - beacononlinenews.com
A rocking new art trend that is popping up across the country has made its way to Downtown DeLand.
Steven Tyler Giving Back To Recovery Performing Dream On   video
Offbeat  (tags: Steven Tyler, Recovery Unplugged Drug Treatment Center, Dream On, music, drug addiction, Florida )

Dandelion
- 70 days ago - youtube.com
Steven Tyler visited the Recovery Unplugged Drug Treatment Center to speak and perform for clients. Located in Florida it is a one of a kind music centered recovery program.
Family Fined Threatened With Jail For Building A Sandcastle
Offbeat  (tags: land of the free, Florida, sandcastle, Panama City Beach, fined )

Dandelion
- 141 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
- 409 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
- 501 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
- 507 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
- 557 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
- 558 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
- 640 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
- 649 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
- 655 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
- 664 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
- 666 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Florida is holding its first bear hunt in more than two decades, despite opposition from animal rights campaigners.
 

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