Quantcast
Tag archive for ‘Florida’
By The Dispatch On Wednesday, December 12th, 2018
0 Comments

Florida Man sentenced for Fraud Charges Involving Gas station skimmers

Yarai Fuentes Quinones, of Hialeah, Florida, was sentenced today to 36 months incarceration for his involvement with a gas station skimming fraud scheme, United States Attorney Bill Powell announced. Quinones, age More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, December 12th, 2018
0 Comments

Jeffrey Noel, Herichie Paul, Awetu Megersa Sentenced for Four Carjackings in Florida

U.S. District Judge Paul Byron has sentenced Jeffrey Noel (25, Orlando), Herichie Paul (21, Orlando), and Awetu Megersa (23, Orlando) to 25, 16, and 13 years in federal prison, respectively, for carjacking and possessing More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, December 10th, 2018
0 Comments

Advertising Executive, Gary Smith Sentenced to 40 Years for Fraud Scheme

United States Attorney Maria Chapa Lopez announces that U.S. District Judge Elizabeth Kovachevich today sentenced Gary Todd Smith (49, Fayetteville, North Carolina) to 40 years in federal prison for wire fraud and More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, December 10th, 2018
0 Comments

‘Manche Boy Mafia’ Member, Reginald Black Convicted of 30 Counts of Fraud

U.S. District Judge James D. Whittemore has found Reginald Lee Black, Jr. (26, Tampa) guilty of 30 counts of fraud, including 1 count of conspiracy, 27 counts of credit card fraud, and 2 counts of aggravated identity More...

By The Dispatch On Sunday, December 9th, 2018
0 Comments

‘On Your Feet’ Coming to Sarasota in December

The Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall is pleased to announce that the Sarasota engagement of the hit Broadway musical ON YOUR FEET! – based on the life story of seven-time GRAMMY®-winning international superstar Gloria More...

By The Dispatch On Sunday, December 9th, 2018
0 Comments

‘Something Rotten!’ Coming to Sarasota January 7 and 8

With its heart on its ruffled sleeve and sequins in its soul, the Sarasota premiere of the completely original new musical, Something Rotten!, opens at the Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall on Monday, January More...

By The Dispatch On Sunday, December 9th, 2018
0 Comments

Eighteen ‘Bird Gang’ Members Indicted for Drug Trafficking and Firearms Violations

United States Attorney Maria Chapa Lopez announces the culmination of a long-term investigation of a violent and drug trafficking organization known as the “Bird Gang,” operating primarily in Tampa. As a result, More...

By The Dispatch On Sunday, December 9th, 2018
0 Comments

Washington University Official, Barbara Skudrzyk Admits to Embezzling from Medical School

Barbara “Basia” Skudrzyk, a/k/a Barbara “Basia” Najarro, 38, of St. Louis, pleaded guilty to three counts of mail fraud. Skudrzyk was employed as the Business Director for the Division of Medical Education More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, December 7th, 2018
0 Comments

Bible App: Most Popular Verse of 2018 was Isaiah 41:10, God’s assurance of help and strength

Isaiah 41:10 is the most popular Bible verse of 2018, according to the YouVersion Bible App. photo John per wikimedia commons YouVersion says the verse was the most shared, bookmarked and highlighted among its More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, December 6th, 2018
0 Comments

Army Sergeant, Maliek Kearney Sentenced to Life for Domestic Violence and Murder

U.S. District Judge George L. Russell, III sentenced Army Sergeant Maliek Kearney, age 37, of San Antonio, Texas, today to life in federal prison, without the possibility of parole, for traveling to Maryland from More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, December 6th, 2018
0 Comments

‘Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer: The Musical’ Coming to Sarasota December 22

Following four successful years of touring and more than 350 performances, the “most famous reindeer of all” from the longest-running and highest-rated holiday television special will fly into Sarasota at the More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, December 5th, 2018
0 Comments

Real Estate Broker, Geo Geovanni Guilty of Bank Fraud in Orlando Mortgage Scheme

United States Attorney Maria Chapa Lopez announces that a federal jury has found Geo Geovanni (49, Moultrie, Georgia) guilty of one count of conspiracy to commit bank fraud and three counts of bank fraud. He faces More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, December 5th, 2018
0 Comments

‘I Believe in Miracles’ Banquet and Concert for the Homeless December 16

Paulette Rolle-Alesnik and University Area CDC are hosting an ‘I Believe in Miracles’ Banquet and Concert for the Homeless. Event will take place on Sunday, December 16 from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, December 5th, 2018
0 Comments

Maestro’s Restaurant Announces Latin Night January 10

Maestro’s Restaurant at the Straz Center is host Latin Night on January 10, 2019 from 9 p.m. – 1 a.m. Maestro’s Restaurant transforms into a Latin supper club, featuring a live salsa band, dancing, tapas More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, December 5th, 2018
0 Comments

‘New Works Recital’ Coming to Patel Conservatory January 22

Straz Center’s Patel Conservatory presents ‘New Works Recital’ on Tuesday, January 22. Show is located at the TECO Theater at the Straz Center at 7:00 PM. Patel Conservatory music faculty will be More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, December 3rd, 2018
0 Comments

Haitian Political Candidate, Vincent Casseus Pleads Guilty to Cocaine Trafficking

On November 20, 2018, Vincent Casseus, a former political candidate in Haiti, pled guilty in South Florida to possession with intent to distribute 500 grams or more of cocaine. Ariana Fajardo Orshan, U.S. Attorney More...

By The Dispatch On Sunday, December 2nd, 2018
0 Comments

Rodgers and Hammerstein’s ‘The King and I’ Premieres December 4 and 5

NETworks Presentations announces that the national tour of the Lincoln Center Theater Production of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s THE KING AND I, based on the 2015 Tony Award®–winning Lincoln Center Theater More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, November 28th, 2018
0 Comments

Attorney General-Elect Ashley Moody Announces Inaugural Committee Leaders

Attorney General-Elect Ashley Moody today announced the leadership of her Inaugural Committee.  Senator Wilton Simpson (R-Tribly), Representative Chris Sprowls (R-Clearwater) and Michael Corcoran will serve as More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, November 28th, 2018
0 Comments

Orlando mother Leslie McKinley murders son, Kody Larue, then herself

The Orange County Sheriff’s Office are investigating the deaths of Leslie McKinley and her 14-year-old son, Kody Larue, as a murder suicide after being found dead in their Azalea Park home Monday afternoon. Sheriff’s More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, November 27th, 2018
0 Comments

Florida man, Artem Eydelman arrested for traumatic beating death of 7-week-old Gwendolyn Eydelman

Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office detectives in Florida have arrested a Largo man Monday for the beating death of the seven-week-old baby, Gwendolyn Eydelman. Artem Eydelman initially lied to officers about More...


Recent Posts


DISPATCH BLOGS

Grandpa Ernie photo 300x146 Truth in Genesis photo 300x146 Splash Page logo 300x146 Today in History