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Foster grandparents provide critical support to young people in their communities. These volunteers can provide stability and care to children who have been neglected or abused, help with literacy efforts and one-on-one tutoring, lend an ear to adolescents and new parents, and help with care for children who have disabilities and premature infants. The South …

ORLANDO, Fla. – We can expect clear skies for the next several days as a front has moved through Central Florida. Expect lots of sunshine Friday, with a high in Orlando near 85. The average high in Orlando on this date is 87. The record high on this date is 98, set in 1915. [TRENDING: …

Gov. Ron DeSantis created new controversy around Florida’s new election law Thursday, giving exclusive access to the signing ceremony to Fox News and barring other media outlets from covering the event. “In about an hour, behind this door at meeting facility at Airport Hilton in West Palm Beach, @GovRonDeSantis will sign law making it harder …

Security footage shot this past weekend showed nearly three dozen storage units in Lauderhill being broken into in the course of two hours. In video you’ll see Only on 6, the suspect broke into the Extra Space Storage on May 2nd, taking his time using bolt cutters to break 26 locks. Just days later, police …

But Republicans also know the next 18 months are littered with political tripwires, from internal divisions over the former president trying to influence them from Mar-a-Lago to the fringe elements in their ranks that threaten to swamp their agenda. Democrats are trying to fan those flames across the aisle by yoking the entire GOP to …

To keep up with the latest local news subscribe to our TV20 newsletter HERE and receive news straight to your email every morning. CROSS CITY, Fla. (WCJB) – Making it to 100 is a significant milestone, and in 1921 Dixie County broke away from Lafayette County. To celebrate the county’s 100th birthday, hundreds of people lined the …

A viral video shows a Florida driver breaking through a traffic barrier to jump their SUV over a rising drawbridge. The incident on Monday in Daytona Beach was caught on a security camera as the person in the gray SUV ran through the first traffic arm, jumped the bridge and then hit the second traffic …

A major Broward County roadway will be closed Thursday night after a 6-inch water line break in Fort Lauderdale. Crews are responding to the scene at the intersection of Broward Blvd. and NE/SE 3rd Avenue in downtown Fort Lauderdale. As a result of the break, Broward Blvd. will be closed from NW/SW 7th Avenue to …

ORLANDO, Fla. – UPDATE: Most severe thunderstorm warnings previously issued in Central Florida have expired but the threat for strong storms in some areas remains. Previously, warnings were in effect until 1:15 p.m. for Orange, Lake and Osceola counties. There is still, however, a chance for severe storms in parts of Brevard County this afternoon. …

CAPE CORAL, FLA — Policing and the push to improve it, is heavy on the minds of many, especially now. One major criticism is that law enforcement is heavy-handed and over-policing communities and people for non-violent crimes over and over. The Florida Sheriff’s Research Institute recently hit back against that claim, with this report. In …