Florida wildlife director loses hand after alligator bite – Tampa Bay Now

VENUS, Fla. (CNN) — The director at a wildlife park in Florida lost his hand after being bitten by one of his own alligators last week, according to the facility. It was his second serious alligator-related injury in 10 years. Greg Graziani, wildlife director of Florida Gator Gardens in Venus, Florida, was “seriously injured during … Read more

Mar-a-Lago search inventory shows documents marked as classified mixed with clothes, gifts, and press clippings – Tampa Bay Now

PALM BEACH, Fla. (CNN) — US District Judge Aileen Cannon on Friday released a detailed inventory from the Mar-a-Lago search that the Justice Department previously filed under seal in court. The search inventory released showed that classified documents had been mixed in with personal items and other materials in the boxes in which they were … Read more

Best Recurring Arts Nights 2022 | Arts + Entertainment | Orlando – Orlando Weekly

Best Recurring Arts Nights 2022 | Arts + Entertainment | OrlandoOrlando Weekly

Best Movie Theater 2022 | Arts + Entertainment

1st: Enzian Theater, enzian.org This local arthouse institution has been going since the 1980s, providing cinematic thrills of all persuasions. The cozy Maitland theatre’s bill of fare takes in the cutting-edge and the blockbuster, along with plenty of one-night-only special screenings, themed series, local showcases and the prestigious Florida Film Festival. Unlike your typical multiplex, … Read more

Best Local Visual Artist 2022 | Arts + Entertainment | Orlando – Orlando Weekly

Best Local Visual Artist 2022 | Arts + Entertainment | OrlandoOrlando Weekly

Best of Orlando® 2022: Arts and Entertainment

Local Legends: Felichia Chivaughn + Meka King These righteous forces for change and diversity in Orlando’s theater scene are both multi-hyphenate talents — acting, directing, singing and writing are just a few of the lines on their résumés. King and Chivaughn-Ellison achieved the near impossible: They started the long-overdue conversation about systemic racism in Central … Read more

Artemis I launch has been postponed after engine issue – Tampa Bay Now

MERRITT ISLAND, Fla. (CW44 News At 10 | CNN) — The launch of NASA’s historic Artemis I moon mission has been postponed after the team was unable to work through an issue with one of the rocket’s four engines. “It’s too early to say what the options are,” said Mike Sarafin, Artemis mission manager at … Read more

McDonald’s Is Bringing A British Hit To The US – Tampa Bay Now

McDonald’s is testing the Chicken Big Mac in Miami. MIAMI, Fla. (CW44 News AT 10 | CNN) — McDonald’s Chicken Big Mac was a huge hit in the United Kingdom. Now it’s crossing the pond. Beginning later this month, the burger chain is testing the fan favorite at select restaurants in Miami for a limited … Read more

Two suspects arrested during undercover child pornography investigation receive multiple life sentences – Tampa Bay Now

POLK COUNTY, Fla. (CW44 News At 10)– The Polk County Sheriff’s Office arrested two different suspects during an undercover child pornography investigation in 2021. Both suspects received multiple consecutive life sentences in the Florida state prison system, they were responsible for repeatedly sexually abusing an 8 year old child together, and creating, filming, and trading … Read more

Charlie Crist picks running mate in race against Gov. Ron DeSantis – Tampa Bay Now

MIAMI, Fla. (CW44 News At 10 | CNN) — Charlie Crist, the Democratic nominee for Florida governor, has picked as his running mate Karla Hernández-Mats, the head of the teachers union in Miami-Dade County, in a clear sign that he intends to put education at the center of his campaign against Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis. … Read more