Monday, September 26, 2016

Creepy clown caught on video creeping around Central Florida

Posted By on Mon, Sep 26, 2016 at 2:54 PM

Pennywise and Twisty the clown's hardcore fans keep on popping up across U.S. states, including Florida. Exhibit A: this creeper caught on video recently in Ocala.  The 10-second video posted on Facebook, which has more than 1 million views, shows the clown coming toward the person filming as they quickly...

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Planned Parenthood announces new services for transgender patients

Posted By on Mon, Sep 26, 2016 at 2:44 PM

Health services at Planned Parenthood of Southwest and Central Florida are expanding to include care for transgender patients who are transitioning with hormonal replacement therapy (HRT). The 11 health centers will start services in the beginning of October. Planned Parenthood provides health care regardless of race, income, geography, citizenship status or gender...

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NOLA bluesman Johnny Azari injects old Delta spirit with fresh blood (The Falcon)

Posted By on Mon, Sep 26, 2016 at 2:41 PM

THIS LITTLE UNDERGROUND The Falcon has been the one spot bringing the color and the edge to Thornton Park for a while time now, and its latest feat was sending the charming downtown neighborhood down to the bayou for a night. New Orleans musician Johnny Azari (Sept. 24) is...

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Here are 26 new Florida laws you'll have to watch out for starting Saturday

Posted By on Mon, Sep 26, 2016 at 2:00 PM

County elections supervisors are up for pay raises, while penalties increase for trafficking in the modern version of food stamps and for stealing credit-card information at gas pumps, under new laws that go into effect Saturday. Those changes to state laws are among 26 that take effect this weekend after...

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'Sex and Broadcasting,' a documentary about cult favorite radio station WFMU, to screen Wednesday

Posted By on Mon, Sep 26, 2016 at 1:57 PM

Orlando residents who have one ear to the (under)ground will definitely have a "feel your pain" moment around the central premise of new documentary Sex and Broadcasting. It's as much a heartfelt love letter to New Jersey's independent station WFMU and the idea of freeform radio as it is an...

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Schoolboy Q's Blank Face tour hits Venue 578 with no signs of drowsiness

Posted By on Mon, Sep 26, 2016 at 11:58 AM

Schoolboy Q is off the Percocet and Xanax now, but two and a half years ago, the acclaimed artist told Hot 97’s Angie Martinez – provider of some of the most intimate rap interviews of the past decade – that he’s still into “lean.” For the uninitiated, lean’s dozy effects...

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Tim Kaine hosts presidential debate watch party tonight at Orlando's Church Street Station

Posted By on Mon, Sep 26, 2016 at 11:32 AM

While Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton verbally battle on stage tonight, Clinton supporters can watch the first presidential debate with Democratic vice presidential candidate Tim Kaine in downtown Orlando.  Kaine and the Human Rights Campaign are hosting a debate watch party Monday night at Church Street Station, 225 S. Garland...

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Metal stompers Gojira to play the Plaza Live tonight

Posted By on Mon, Sep 26, 2016 at 11:01 AM

French thinking-man’s metallers Gojira might dwell on some heavy lyrical conceits, but they still wrap them in thrashy tonnage, handily approximating the destructive tendencies of their namesake. And is it just us, but are we hearing more than a few hints of the Metallica that people actually liked in Gojira's...

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Arnold Palmer, known as the 'King' of golf, dies at 87

Posted By on Mon, Sep 26, 2016 at 10:34 AM

Beloved Orlando celebrity Arnold Palmer, known as "The King," died Sunday while awaiting cardiac surgery at a Pittsburgh hospital. He was 87.  An influential sports figure, Palmer brought golf to the masses, and in his lifetime, he won more than 90 golf tournaments, including the Masters four times and the U.S. Open...

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Guests at Kennedy Space Center can now explore Mars just like NASA scientists do, via HoloLens

Posted By on Mon, Sep 26, 2016 at 10:23 AM

Among the rockets and space memorabilia, Kennedy Space Center has unveiled the future of interactive, educational experiences. Destination: Mars, a new temporary attraction at the KSC Visitors Center, harnesses the power of Microsoft’s augmented reality headset HoloLens. Using HoloLens technology and photos taken via the Curiosity rover on Mars, NASA's...

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