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Get Involved. October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Domestic violence is a crime that often lives in silence. It’s only when people take a stand in their communities that the crime will come to an end. The month of October has been designated Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and it lends the perfect opportunity for everyone to get involved. Here is what you can READ MORE

By | 2017-10-09T18:05:43+00:00 October 2, 2017|Domestic Violence|

UCF Plans to “Light Up the Night”

The University of Central Florida has plans to hold a Light Up the Night event tonight, October 2, 2017 to kick off Domestic Violence Awareness month. Scheduled speakers include the mother of a woman who was killed last December. That woman was pregnant and her ex-boyfriend stands accused of killing her. He is also accused READ MORE

By | 2017-10-09T18:04:26+00:00 September 29, 2017|In the News|

How to Support Your Adult Child During Their Divorce

When you become a parent, you have the desire to protect your child. This natural instinct doesn't stop when your child becomes an adult. When your adult child is going through something as stressful as a divorce, you may be left wondering what you can possibly do to help them. There are some issues in READ MORE

By | 2017-10-01T13:58:55+00:00 September 25, 2017|Divorce|

Orlando City Player Arrested for Domestic Battery

Will Johnson, an Orlando City soccer team midfielder, was arrested in early September on charges of domestic battery. The 30-year-old athlete was booked into Orange County jail and had posted bond by that afternoon. Reports say that a law enforcement officer responded to a call of domestic violence placed by the player's wife. In a READ MORE

By | 2017-10-01T13:59:34+00:00 September 22, 2017|In the News|

How to Establish Paternity in Orlando

Thanks to popular daytime television shows, paternity testing became somewhat of a joke in recent years. "You are NOT the father" became a sort of catchphrase in our culture. Unfortunately, establishing paternity is anything but a laughing matter. Knowing who fathered a child or children is important for everyone involved. There are highly accurate tests READ MORE

By | 2017-10-01T13:55:28+00:00 September 18, 2017|Paternity|

Businesswoman Helping Florida’s Foster Children

A woman born in the Dominican Republic has made a name for herself in Orlando banking and is now helping local foster children have a better life. Consumer Banking Manager for Regions bank in Orlando, Viviana Frias understands what it’s like to be left alone when you're a baby. Her mother left her on her READ MORE

By | 2017-10-01T13:56:27+00:00 September 15, 2017|In the News|

Why Amicable Divorces Take a Turn for the Worse

Not every divorce begins with two spouses fighting one another in what seems to be a battle of wills. Some couples decide to split and are determined to take care of things in a way that is civil, if not entirely friendly. Despite their best intentions, some of these couples end up taking a turn READ MORE

By | 2017-10-01T13:53:37+00:00 September 11, 2017|Divorce|

DNA Kit Leads to Discovering Biological Father

A woman gave her husband a gift for their first anniversary that changed his life. She bought him a DNA kit that ended up with the man discovering his biological father. According to details of the story, the man was adopted in 1974 when he was six months old. He was adopted in Cincinnati, Ohio READ MORE

By | 2017-10-01T13:51:47+00:00 September 8, 2017|In the News|

5 Reasons an Age Gap Can Ruin a Marriage

People who marry someone similar in age statistically have a better chance of a lasting union. Studies have shown that the larger the age gap, the more likely the marriage will end in divorce. When the age gap between partners reaches 20 years, the chance of a divorce is 95 percent higher than similarly-aged couples. READ MORE

By | 2017-10-01T13:50:39+00:00 September 5, 2017|Divorce|

Woman Seeking Divorce Being Called “Gold Digger”

An elected official in Broward County is involved in a divorce that has had her accused of being a “gold digger.” The woman is divorcing her 71-year-old husband, and some are saying that she is simply trying to gain control of the man's finances. The woman married her husband four years ago, and had no READ MORE

By | 2017-10-01T13:49:01+00:00 September 1, 2017|In the News|