Events

Dec 14 8:00 AM
Good Morning Winter Park
Winter Park Chamber of Commerce 151 W. Lyman Ave.
Dec 14 5:00 PM
Boys Junior Varsity Soccer: Bishop Moore Catholic High School vs. Windermere Preparatory School
Bishop Moore Catholic High School 3901 Edgewater Drive
Dec 14 6:00 PM
Boys Junior Varsity Soccer: Edgewater High School vs. West Orange High School
Edgewater High School 3100 Edgewater Drive
Dec 14 7:00 PM
Boys Varsity Soccer: Bishop Moore Catholic High School vs. Jones High School
Bishop Moore Catholic High School 3901 Edgewater Drive
Dec 14 7:00 PM
Boys Varsity Basketball: Edgewater High School vs. Jones High School
Edgewater High School 3100 Edgewater Drive

Latest News

Schools
Report: 9.5% of Florida Institute of Recording, Sound and Technology students repaying loans are in default
Local Labs News Service | Dec 14, 2018

Out of 257 Florida Institute of Recording, Sound and Technology students repaying loans in 2015, 11 were in default, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Schools
Report: 5.6% of Adventist University of Health Sciences students repaying loans are in default
Local Labs News Service | Dec 13, 2018

Out of 2,810 Adventist University of Health Sciences students repaying loans in 2015, 38 were in default, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Schools

Report: 13% of Valencia College students repaying loans are in default

Local Labs News Service | Dec 12, 2018

Out of 60,079 Valencia College students repaying loans in 2015, 1,016 were in default, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Schools

Report: 4.4% of Rollins College students repaying loans are in default

Local Labs News Service | Dec 11, 2018

Out of 3,416 Rollins College students repaying loans in 2015, 31 were in default, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Obituaries

Obituary for Carlos Hernan Satizabal Dec 8, 2018

Carlos Hernan Satizabal, passed away in Orlando FL. On December 5, 2018 at the age of 89 years after living a full life where the family was his everything.

Obituary for Teresa M Pivacco Dec 8, 2018

Teresa M. Pivacco, of Orlando Florida, went to the Lord on December 4, 2018 at the age of 89.

Obituary for Julia Martinez-Cruz Dec 5, 2018

Julia Martinez-Cruz of Las Piedras, Puerto Rico, passed away December 3, 2018, in Orlando at the age of 82.

Obituary for Manuel Andujar-Gonzalez Dec 4, 2018

Manuel Andujar-Gonzalez, age 82 of Orlando, Florida passed away Saturday December 1, 2018.

Obituary for Michael Philip Laberge Dec 3, 2018

Michael Philip Laberge passed away on November 29, 2018.

Business

Florida gets above-average marks on financial transparency
Florida Local News Network reports | Nov 15, 2018

Florida received a score of 76 on making key financial information accessible and understandable to the public, according to a new report from Truth in Accounting (TIA), a Chicago-based policy institute.

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.

From Apopka Times

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.

Education

University of Central Florida reports 40 percent on-time graduation rate
Apopka Times reports | Dec 7, 2018

Students attending University of Central Florida had an average graduation rate of 40 percent, according to the most recent data on four-year universities nationwide compiled by the U.S. Department of Education.

University of Florida among schools with lowest drop in acceptance rates
Florida Local News Network reports | Dec 5, 2018

One Florida university made a list of 20 schools that defied recent trends and posted the smallest decreases in student acceptance rates over the past 12 years, according to a new study by BusinessStudent.com.

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.

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.

Real Estate

Analysis: Home affordability in Orange County tanks
Florida Local News Network reports | Dec 13, 2018

Orange County had the sixth lowest home affordability index in Florida in the third quarter, according to an analysis of 440 counties by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Q3 real estate sales report: Holden Heights
Local Labs News Service | Dec 6, 2018

Median prices rose in Holden Heights over last year, and are up 297.3 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to third quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Q3 real estate sales report: Eatonville

Local Labs News Service | Dec 5, 2018

Median prices rose in Eatonville over last year, and are up 522.4 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to third quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Q3 real estate sales report: Fairview Shores

Local Labs News Service | Dec 4, 2018

Median prices rose in Fairview Shores over last year, and are up 173.6 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to third quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

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