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Archive for Friday, January 8, 2016

Conversations: Limits On Trash Start In Bear-Weary Seminole County

Starting Friday, Seminole County will require bear-weary residents west of Interstate 4 to secure their trash. That part of the county is considered the epicenter of bears roaming into neighborhoods and coming into contact with people. Kipp Frohlich is a bear expert at the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. He talked with 90.7's Amy Green about the role trash plays in luring bears into people's yards and what impact, if any, the recent bear hunt had on keeping bears away.
Published in Central Florida News, Environment

Intersection: Friday News Round Table

Floridas Former Governor Jeb Bush is pulling staff out of Miami and sending them up to New Hampshire. Then Islamophobia rears its ugly head in Titusville a mosque is vandalized. Governor Rick Scott says while he wont be endorsing anyone before the GOP primary he does pipe up to say front runner Donald Trump captures the frustrations of the people.
Published in Intersection

Art Space, Trains, Recycle and MLK Jazz Cookout

The Art Hives Network connects small and regenerative community arts studios together in order to build solidarity across geographic distances.  This effort seeks to strengthen and promote the benefits of these inclusive, welcoming spaces known as “public homeplaces.” These spaces create multiple opportunities for dialogue, skill sharing and art-making between people of differing socio-economic backgrounds, ages, cultures and abilities. This will be the topic of the Creative Placemaking Symposium being held at UCF Saturday 9:30 to 4 at 4143 Andromeda Loop. For more information go to artsforhealthflorida.org. Large train layouts, a real train that kids can ride, Scale Model Railroad Items for Sale and more can be seen at the 51st Annual Florida Railfair and Model Show Saturday and Sunday ...
Published in Commentaries, Spotlight, The Daily City

Florida’s Gaming Industry Goes Tech At Fast Pace

With fantasy sports scoring the lead in Floridas gaming industry, experts are urging lawmakers to create policies that embrace new tech driven games. Scores of gaming experts are meeting in Orlando, 90.7s Renata Sago was there and has this report.
Published in Central Florida News