Video shows woman stealing from church cash donation box, police say

Police say a brazen thief stole cash out of a church's mailbox. Authorities are searching for a woman seen in surveillance video from Grace Street Church of God in Apopka church, where members have been sending their donations to that mailbox. A thief also struck nearby St. Andrews Presbyterian Church.

Second Harvest Food Bank's 'In it Together' campaign

Second Harvest Food Bank distributed food to 500 households in Central Florida on Thursday. They held a drive-thru food pantry event at the Church of the Son in Orlando. The event was a part of a new fundraising campaign they started called In it Together.

Mayor Demings says mask mandate staying in place

Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings on Thursday said that a countywide mask mandate will remain in place for the time being. While some states are doing away with the mandates, health experts say it could be premature to do so given that there are new daily coronavirus cases and deaths. Demings said it might be possible to lift the mandate over the summer if vaccines continue to rise and news cases dwindle.

Bill requires stray rocket parts to be returned

Legislation is moving forward in Florida to require people to return rocket parts that might be recovered following a launch. Authorities warn that the parts could be dangerous, could contain intellectual property, or is relevant to national security. Ultimately, lawmakers say the parts belong to the manufacturers and more and more parts are being recycled for future launches.

Finding water on Mars for colonization

There has been a renewed focus on Mars after NASA's rover Perseverance recently landed. Soon Rovers won't be the only things roaming the Red Planet as work is being done to put humans on the surface.

High risk patients need vaccine with a form

Any people under the age of 65 in Florida who are medically vulnerable and want a coronavirus vaccine need a COVID-19 Determination of Extreme Vulnerability form from the Florida Department of Health and it must be signed by a doctor.