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‘No pictures PLEASE!’

  • 1:45 pm Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 by Danny

A mother alligator here in Florida chased off a man attempting to take a photograph.

The gator is seen sprinting from the edge of the water to snap its jaws around a tripod the man placed on the grassy slope.

After hopping behind a small bush, the man slowly backed away and continued to snap pics of the gator using his phone’s camera.

Eventually the gator made its way back into the water, but lunged at the man once again when he attempted to go back and collect the bag that contained his camera.

Despite the second close encounter, the man continued to film the [More]

Woman Steals Money From City To Pay For Butt Lift

  • 1:29 pm Friday, June 16th, 2017 by Danny

A Florida woman stole $93,000 from the city of Gainesville so she could get herself a butt lift.

The procedure cost $8,500 but she also used the money to buy food, a TV, pay her cable bill, pay highway tolls and more.

The woman was arrested and fired from her job. She’s been charged with larceny and scheme to defraud.

Check out more on this story here.

LegoLand is free for Dad all this week!

  • 6:07 pm Monday, June 12th, 2017 by DJ Ekin

That’s right! Dad can get more than a tie and some cologne this year! Here’s the details!

Lakeland man attempted to jam 15 quarts of oil in his pants

  • 7:14 pm Friday, June 9th, 2017 by DJ Ekin

This is one of those “only in Florida” things for sure.  Right here in Polk County to be exact.  This gives a whole new meaning to “slick getaway.”  See all the details here!

One woman crime spree hits St. Pete (yes you read that right)

  • 10:39 pm Monday, June 5th, 2017 by DJ Ekin

Ok, maybe “crime spree” is a stretch, but Michelle Lamotte had an eventful few minutes that included car-jacking, assault on a police officer, and more …check out the details here per our partners at Fox 13!

Looks like Tiger Wood’s DUI arrest really bothered his GF …kinda.

  • 11:40 pm Tuesday, May 30th, 2017 by DJ Ekin

Tiger’s girlfriend Kristin Smith, by all accounts, seems to be doing some retail therapy after her man’s arrest.  According to TMZ, Kristin seemed pretty upset after hearing about his arrest …but not upset enough to stop shopping.  We hear she dropped about $5,000 in retail therapy btw.

On another note, Tiger has issued a statement on the incident.  More on that here.

Get Ready, Sarasota: An MTV Reality Show is Headed Your Way

  • 8:11 am Tuesday, May 9th, 2017 by Holly

MTV is bringing a new reality show to Siesta Key, Florida!

the Cash Me Outside girl is taking on Walmart …but for what?

  • 11:08 pm Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017 by DJ Ekin

Well we may not all agree with how she became famous, but she is and apparently Miss Danielle isn’t happy about her slogan being all over items at Walmart and her not cashing in.  According to TMZ a lawsuit could be next.  How Bout Dat? Here’s the scoop!

Where does Florida place on the list of most fun states?

  • 8:32 am Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017 by Holly

A new study ranked all 50 states from the most fun to the least fun based on 22 factors, including the number of attractions, weather, parks, beaches, beer and wine prices, movie prices, concerts, theaters , and casinos.

And based on all of that, the most fun state is . . . Nevada.  Which I’ll give them, I mean Vegas is an absolute blast.

What I take issue with is where Florida is ranked on this list. We come in 13th place. THIRTEENTH?!?! Look who beat us out in terms of “fun”:

2. South Dakota
3. Colorado
4. North Dakota
5. New York
6. Wyoming
7. Oregon
8. Louisiana
9. [More]

Bradenton woman arrested for trying to trade sex for fast food

  • 7:57 pm Monday, May 1st, 2017 by DJ Ekin

I mean don’t get me wrong, I’ve had some bomb fast food in my day but none that I wanted to risk getting arrested for! Oh wait, and there’s more here or check the video below!

I’m still laughing as I type honestly! lol