Prosecutors: FL woman stole more than $152K from LI charity

WOODBURY – Police say the head of a Long Island-based charity is accused of using $152,000 in donations for herself. Tina Ruggerio, of Florida, is a member of the Ruggiero Strong Family Foundation. Prosecutors say she was entrusted to hold money for another charity that wanted to promote youth sports. Instead, officials say Ruggerio spent […]

Life Care Services Tapped to Manage $215M FL Senior Housing

Rendering of Riverwalk Residences of Las Olas, Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Ocean Land Investments has tapped Life Care Services (LCS) to provide development consulting, management services and marketing for its $215 million Riverwalk Residences of Las Olas, a high-rise senior housing project in downtown Fort Lauderdale, Fla. LCS Development will provide the consulting and Life Care […]

FL softball starts 5-0

The Forest Lake softball team has not yet set foot on a proper outdoor softball field and, indeed, has played four “home” games in Rosemount, but neither of these facts has prevented the Rangers from starting the season on a five-game winning streak. The Rangers had planned to host seven other teams in a season-opening […]

Tallahassee pols concoct a sneaky way to take away your power over local schools | Miami Herald

Voters beware! Florida’s Constitution Revision Commission (CRC) is poised to put before you in November a disguised constitutional amendment to allow Tallahassee politicians to take control of our local public schools. They want to take power away from the elected School Board and give it to an unaccountable group in Tallahassee. And guess who will […]

Disney Golden Oak mansions, St. Cloud estate win Orlando Residential Real Estate Awards – Orlando Business Journal

It’s not often a luxury, resort-style vacation home community and a family home in St. Cloud are spoken of in the same sentence. But that’s what you’ll find among the honorees of Orlando Business Journal’s second annual Residential Real Estate Awards. Central Florida’s housing market is booming and, as always, it reflects greatly upon the […]

Sen. Bill Montford not running for Tallahassee mayor

By WCTV Eyewitness News | Posted: Mon 4:36 PM, Mar 26, 2018 By: WCTV Eyewitness News TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) — Senator Bill Montford says he has decided not to run for Mayor of Tallahassee. Montford said back in January that he was weighing his options after Tallahassee City Commissioner Gil Ziffer announced he was pulling […]