New Short Film “Wish” Set to Start Filming in Mount Dora This Fall

New Short Film “Wish” Set to Start Filming in Mount Dora This Fall

Mount Dora, FL, May 31, 2024 –(PR.com)– The short film “Wish” is set to start filming in Mount Dora, Florida in the fall. The film, produced by writer Brittany Abdizadeh and award-winning director Stephen Lewis, follows a young grief coach who receives a magical book as a graduation present and is launched into a world where…

Lab-grown meat isn’t on store shelves yet, but some states have already banned it

Lab-grown meat isn’t on store shelves yet, but some states have already banned it

Lab-grown meat is not currently available in any U.S. grocery stores or restaurants. If some lawmakers have their way, it never will be.Earlier this month, both Florida and Alabama banned the sale of cultivated meat and seafood, which is grown from animal cells. In Iowa, the governor signed a bill prohibiting schools from buying lab-grown…

Jaylen Waddle, Dolphins Agree to New Contract; Rumored to Be $84.75M over 3 Years

Jaylen Waddle, Dolphins Agree to New Contract; Rumored to Be $84.75M over 3 Years

Kevin Sabitus/Getty ImagesJaylen Waddle won’t be leaving South Florida anytime soon.The veteran wide receiver agreed to a three-year, $84.75 million contract extension with the Miami Dolphins on Thursday, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter.Schefter added that the deal makes Waddle one of the five highest-paid wideouts in the NFL in terms of average annual value at…

Florida 12-Year-Old Bruhat Soma Triumphs at 2024 Scripps National Spelling Bee

Florida 12-Year-Old Bruhat Soma Triumphs at 2024 Scripps National Spelling Bee

In the competition’s second spell-off ever, Soma took home the trophy by correctly spelling 29 words in 90 seconds Bruhat Soma, a seventh-grader from Tampa, Florida, won the 2024 Scripps National Spelling Bee in a dramatic spell-off — only the second to happen in the competition’s long-running history. According to The New York Times, the…

Scam Sparks New Warning for Florida Pet Owners

Scam Sparks New Warning for Florida Pet Owners

Florida animal control officials are warning owners of lost pets that they may be targeted by a scam that preys on their desperation to find their missing companions.The Palm Beach County Department of Public Safety’s Animal Care and Control division (PCB ACC) alerted pet owners to the scam in a Facebook post on Tuesday. The…

Map Shows Florida Cities Hit New Record Heat: ‘Scorcher’

Map Shows Florida Cities Hit New Record Heat: ‘Scorcher’

Several cities in southwest Florida broke records on Wednesday as the Sunshine State grapples with its first heat wave of the season.Tampa broke its daily high temperature record at 97 degrees, according to the National Weather Service (NWS), breaking its previous high of 96 that was set on May 29, 2006. Records were also set…

Brian Kelley Says Florida Georgia Line Split Wasn’t Mutual

Brian Kelley Says Florida Georgia Line Split Wasn’t Mutual

Brian Kelley Florida Georgia Split Not Mutual … Still Loves Tyler Hubbard John & Tammy: San Diego’s Morning Show Brian Kelley says he didn’t want Florida Georgia Line to end the way it did … noting he tried to keep the group going — but, it seems Tyler Hubbard didn’t feel the same. The singer-songwriter…

Convicted Felon Trump Forced to Beg Most Embarrassing Ally for Help

Convicted Felon Trump Forced to Beg Most Embarrassing Ally for Help

Convicted felon Donald Trump might need to turn to some of his ex-allies in order to help him out with his newfound legal guilt—namely, “Tiny D” Florida Governor Ron DeSantis.Trump’s ability to vote for himself in November will depend on the details of his sentence, which is expected July 11. His vote is further complicated…

Florida Teachers Being Trained to Indoctrinate Students in Christian Nationalism

Florida Teachers Being Trained to Indoctrinate Students in Christian Nationalism

There are still plenty of people who believe Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis rooting out critical race theory in public schools meant that history classes would no longer cover slavery. Never mind that it’s right there in the curriculum. Independent journalist Judd Legum has made quite the discovery — Florida teachers are being trained to indoctrinate…

Spelling Bee championship finals: two finalists left in bid for for orthographic glory – live

Spelling Bee championship finals: two finalists left in bid for for orthographic glory – live

Bruhat Soma, 12, of Tampa, Florida, stands amid confetti after winning the Scripps National Spelling Bee on Thursday in Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photograph: Nathan Howard/APBruhat Soma, 12, of Tampa, Florida, stands amid confetti after winning the Scripps National Spelling Bee on Thursday in Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photograph: Nathan Howard/APShow key events onlyPlease turn on JavaScript…