Events

Oct 21 9:00 AM
Orange County's Hispanic Heritage Month
Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Orlando 3201 E Colonial Dr
Oct 22 5:45 PM
Orlando Elks Lodge #1079 Public Bingo
Orlando Elks Lodge #1079 12 N. Primrose Drive
Oct 22 6:45 PM
Orlando Elks Lodge #1079 Public Bingo
Orlando Elks Lodge #1079 12 N. Primrose Drive
Oct 22 11:00 PM
Haciendo Negocios 1160 am
Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Orlando 3201 E Colonial Dr
Oct 23 10:00 AM
For Freedoms Event: Lawn Sign Activation
Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Orlando 3201 E Colonial Dr

Latest News

Real Estate

Francis T. O'Reardon and Susan B. O'Reardon acquire 2305 Edgewater Drive, Unit 1706, Orlando

Local Labs News Service | Oct 15, 2018

The three bedroom, three bathroom home at 2305 Edgewater Drive, Unit 1706, Orlando was sold on May 10, 2018 by Colonnade Retail LLC for $25,000. The buyers were Francis T. O'Reardon and Susan B. O'Reardon.

FLORIDA HOSPITAL ORLANDO: Girl Scout Donates Pillows for Cancer Patients

Press release submission | Oct 11, 2018

To help cancer patients, Cadette Girl Scout Katelynne Parker handmade pillows and seatbelt covers to cushion the sensitive areas where cancer patients may have ports for their on-going treatments.

WINTER PARK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Young Professionals Winter Park Community Gathering to be held October 13

Press release submission | Oct 11, 2018

Join Young Professionals Winter Park as they take over the beer garden at the Winter Park Autumn Art Festival for an afternoon of networking, art, music, and beer.

Obituaries

Obituary: William Louis O'Donnell "Chad" Oct 21, 2018

William Louis O’Donnell died unexpectedly at his home in Orlando Florida on October 18, 2018.

Obituary: Betty Jean Sandhagen Oct 21, 2018

Betty Jean Elson Sandhagen, 93, of Orlando, Florida, passed away on Monday, October 15, 2018.

Obituary: Robert George Case MD Oct 14, 2018

Robert G. Case, age 83, died October 10, 2018

Obituary: Ellen Michalski Boyle Oct 14, 2018

Ellen Boyle, passed peacefully away with her family by her side on October 4, 2018. She was 64 years old.

Obituary: Martin Wiley Snellgrove Oct 14, 2018

Martin Snellgrove, departed this life to be with his Lord and Savior on September 27, 2018, at the age of 63.

Business

Changes to your property often mean revising your homeowners insurance
Marian Johns | Oct 5, 2018

Just as the season is beginning to change, so might the things around your house. That's why it's a good idea to think about reviewing your home insurance coverage.

Flooding from Hurricane Florence is a reminder of the dangers of being underinsured
Marian Johns | Sep 24, 2018

A recent study by Consumer Reports shows that 60 percent of all homes in the U.S. are underinsured by 20 percent.

From Lake Buena Vista News

Knowing home insurance basics can help you protect your property

Marian Johns | Sep 24, 2018

Homeowners insurance might not be the most riveting topic, but learning even just the basics about homeowners coverage and your policy can come in handy if you face a property loss.

From Ocoee Today

Even in Florida, homes should be prepared for seasonal changes

Marian Johns | Sep 24, 2018

While Floridans might be lathering on the sunscreen and strolling along the beach instead of gazing at that early fall foliage like our northern neighbors, homeowners in the Sunshine State should still think about preparing their homes for the upcoming season change.

Education

Streets to be closed for Edgewater Homecoming Parade
Carrie Bradon | Sep 27, 2018

Edgewater High School in College Park is looking forward to the 2018 Edgewater High School Homecoming Parade.

Edgewater High's JROTC program places 5th at national competition
Carrie Bradon | Aug 13, 2018

The competition was held in June and brought together hundreds of passionate programs, all ready to show their skills and represent their branches throughout the five services.

97 percent of applicants to Adventist University of Health Sciences were admitted for fall 2017

Local Labs News Service | Aug 13, 2018

At Adventist University of Health Sciences, 52 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 80 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Florida Institute of Recording Sound and Technology enrolls 285 undergrads

Local Labs News Service | Aug 12, 2018

At Florida Institute of Recording Sound and Technology, 59 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 87 percent are male, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Family

College Park Jazz Fest will feature 9 bands on 3 stages
Carrie Bradon | Sep 8, 2018

Looking for a fun way to spend a weekend? The College Park Jazz Fest is only months away and definitely something you won't want to miss out on.

WINTER PARK PUBLIC LIBRARY: Movies @ Midweek - A Quiet Place to be held July 18
Press release submission | Jul 17, 2018

In a post-apocalyptic world, a family is forced to live in silence while hiding from monsters with ultra-sensitive hearing.

WINTER PARK PUBLIC LIBRARY: American Tall Tales and Songs to be held June 28

Press release submission | Jun 27, 2018

Preschool, K—4, Step back in time to America's early days and hear tales from the legendary lives of Paul Bunyan, Sally Ann Thunder Ann Whirlwind Crockett, and Pecos Bill. Sing along to old-time songs like "This Land is Your Land", "Home on the Range", and more. Enrollment is required for everyone attending the event. Visit www.wppl.org or call 407-623-3300, ext. 4.

FLORIDA HOSPITAL ORLANDO: Florida Hospital Zephyrhills Gets the Gold

Press release submission | Jun 27, 2018

Florida Hospital Zephyrhills has been awarded the Mission: Lifeline® Gold Receiving Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association® for implementing specific quality improvement measures for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks. This is one of the highest awards that a hospital can attain.

Real Estate

Francis T. O'Reardon and Susan B. O'Reardon acquire 2305 Edgewater Drive, Unit 1706, Orlando
Local Labs News Service | Oct 15, 2018

The three bedroom, three bathroom home at 2305 Edgewater Drive, Unit 1706, Orlando was sold on May 10, 2018 by Colonnade Retail LLC for $25,000. The buyers were Francis T. O'Reardon and Susan B. O'Reardon.

Q2 real estate sales report: Holden Heights
Local Labs News Service | Sep 28, 2018

Median prices declined in Holden Heights over last year, and are up 21.3 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to second quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Q2 real estate sales report: Eatonville

Local Labs News Service | Sep 27, 2018

Median prices rose in Eatonville over last year, and are up 185.2 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to second quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Q2 real estate sales report: Fairview Shores

Local Labs News Service | Sep 26, 2018

Median prices rose in Fairview Shores over last year, and are up 35.3 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to second quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

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