Carlos Beruff’s appointment to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission has been canceled by Gov. Ron DeSantis. The newly-sworn FL governor revoked nearly 50 of Rick Scott’s last-minute picks Friday afternoon.
Governor Ron DeSantis diverged from Rick Scott by announcing that if the Legislature doesn’t change the law, he’ll drop an appeal of a FL court ruling that deemed a smoking ban on medical pot unconstitutional.
According to the latest report, multiple Bradenton-area restaurants were cited for issues related to handwashing. One eatery was cited for having a trap full of dead and live roaches near a prep table.
Manatee County School District’s new computer software system has been riddled with delays and its price tag has more doubled since school board awarded first contracts. It is still not working perfectly.
Florida’s new governor on Monday named Robert Luck, a Miami appellate court judge, to the Florida Supreme Court. He is DeSantis’ second Supreme Court selection, both of whom served on the Third District Court of Appeals.
Hurricane Florence was making its presence felt at the Frying Pan Tower, a Coast Guard light station turned B&B off the North Carolina coast, on September 13. Footage from the tower shows an American flag in shreds as it flies in the high winds.