There was a time, not too long ago, when this part of South Florida — east of the Everglades and west of the Coast — was nothing but white sand, scrub vegetation, saw palmettos, and sand pines. 401 more words
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Another only-in-Florida story I missed a few weeks ago, around the 4th of July holiday was about Matthew Pope, a man in Bartow who ended up on the losing end of an Alligator encounter… 177 more words
(FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla.) — A lightning strike on a Florida beach Tuesday afternoon killed one person and left two others injured.
The three people were hit at around 2:10 p.m., while they were walking on the beach a short distance from the… 211 more words