Teens remembered at gun violence town hall

Residents in Orlando's Paramore community came together to remember three teenagers who were recently victims of gun violence. Those teens were all members of the local Boys & Girls Club

Meet Orlando's Poet Laureate, Shawn Welcome

Shawn Welcome graduated from the University of Central Florida and has been a longtime Orlando resident. In 2021, he was selected as Orlando's Poet Laureate, the city's storyteller. FOX 35's Danielle Knox shares his story.

Burglars targeting cars at fire stations

Both the Orange County Sheriff's Office and the Seminole County Sheriff's Office are investigating reports of car burglaries at fire stations in Orange County and Seminole County. Three stations in Seminole County were hit, and three stations in Orange County were hit, officials said.

Officials: Worker dies after falling off roof

A construction worker died Monday after he fell off the roof of a Deltona home. Officials said the worker was in his mid-20s. There were reports that lightning struck nearby, but that was still being confirmed, officials said.

Homeowners against homeless housing project

A developer has plans to build a housing complex in Titusville, Florida, for those experiencing homelessness or those with mental disabilities. However, a group of homeowners nearby have concerns and are against the project.

South Seminole Hospital to be torn down

The latest regional, statewide and national news events along with economic news, sports reports, weather and traffic are provided by the FOX 35 News Team.The South Seminole Hospital in Longwood will soon close, and Orlando Health will build a new healthcare hub in its place. The hospital has been in Longwood for 40 years. It’s next to Reiter Park, which city leaders said is Longwood’s crown jewel. City leaders think the new plans will be a good thing for the area and for business owners.

Woman wants schools to pull graphic novel

Orange County mother Erin Huntley pointed out the violent drawings in the Japanese graphic novel Assassination Classroom. She is trying to get the book removed from Orange County's high school libraries.

Multi-vehicle crash in DeLand closes I-4

Westbound lanes of Interstate 4 reopened late Thursday night after being closed for several hours due to six different crashes involving 15 vehicles. In total, five people were transported to area hospitals. Witnesses told troopers with the Florida Highway Patrol that it was raining during the time of the crashes. The sequence of events that led to these crashes is still under investigation, troopers said.