Florida @ BellaOnline http://www.bellaonline.com/Site/florida Calling all residents and visitors to Florida! Read all about the Sunshine State with fact-packed articles covering popular topics, beaches and attractions written by a local resident. en-us Copyright 2018 BellaOnline.com All Rights Reserved. Tue, 18 Sep 2018 15:05:26 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/logo.jpg Florida @ BellaOnline http://florida.bellaonline.com Lake Louisa State Park http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art178318.asp Lake Louisa State Park, near Clermont, contains 11 natural communities, 6 lakes and 2 streams within its boundaries. With its variety of camping options, including a full-service campground, primitive campgrounds, and modern cabins, it's a good place to camp, especially if you're visiting Orlando. Sat, 15 Sep 2018 00:01:00 EST Florida Red Tides http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art180315.asp Florida red tides are caused by algae blooms that begin offshore and make their way toward land. The current red tide affecting south Florida began in November 2017. It has killed much marine life and adversely affected the Florida tourist industry as well as the health and jobs of Floridians. Sat, 8 Sep 2018 00:01:00 EST 2018 Proposed Constitutional Amendments 6-13 http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art177483.asp The Constitution Revision Commission drafted 8 proposed amendments to the Florida Constitution when it met in 2017. Seven of these amendments are facing court challenges. If the courts do not strike them from the ballot, Floridians will vote on them in the 2018 general election on 6 November. Sat, 1 Sep 2018 00:01:00 EST