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Bill Tinsley: Re-dreaming the Dream

Fifty-five years ago this month, August 28, 1963, Martin Luther King Jr. took his place on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial and addressed a crowd of 250, 000. His name is permanently linked with the Civil Rights...

Mystery illness affects 2 in Volusia after livestock reported dead

The Department of Health in Volusia County is investigating the status of the two patients who were taken to a hospital after becoming ill and saying some their livestock had recently died, officials said.Volusia County Fire Rescue personnel...

How to choose the best pediatrician for your family

The Orlando area is a big area for transplants -- lots of people choose Central Florida as a location to move to with their families.Families mean children, and those kids are probably going to need a new pediatrician....

Ronald McDonald House expands to help more families

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Florida will add more rooms to the third Ronald McDonald House located on the campus of Nemours Children's Hospital in Lake Nona. The charity currently helps 74 families a night at the...

It Is What It Is: When your last child flies

I'm not gonna lie, I've been dreading writing this column for years. Like, years. About 18, to be exact. Because I always knew that the day I sat down to write it would signal my youngest daughter going...

Florida mom warns ‘Dragon Breath' can cause asthma attack

A Florida mom has issued a warning to other parents about the dangers of a liquid nitrogen-infused dessert after her son suffered an asthma attack. Racheal McKenny was at The Avenues Mall in Jacksonville with her children and...

Fall is in the air and should be in your home, too 

Several years ago, I interviewed Martha Stewart, a career highlight that made me feel the way Neil Armstrong must have felt when he first stepped on the moon. I had a lot of questions for the celebrity TV...

Dave Ramsey: Pay it off

Dear Dave,I can't decide what to do about my car. I owe $8,000 on it, and I have the cash to pay it off with plenty left over. One of my co-workers said I shouldn't pay it off,...

DeLand assisted living facility closes abruptly

Dixie Lodge, an assisted living facility in DeLand, is closing its doors abruptly after it was stripped of its license. Staff and residents, many of whom live with mental illnesses, were told on Friday about the closure. Anny...

Dave Ramsey: Finding responsible renters

Dear Dave,I'm a landlord, and I own a few houses and duplexes around town. Recently, I made the mistake of renting to some tenants who were not respectful of my property. Do you have any tips for selecting...

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