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Make sure your college student's belongings are insured

By Marian Johns | Sep 17, 2018

Before you send your college student off with their iPhones, laptops and other personal belongings, it's a good idea to check on your home insurance's "off-premises" coverage to see if those items are covered while your student is living in a dorm.

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Portable generators after a storm are handy if operated properly

By Marian Johns | Sep 17, 2018

Floridians are all to familiar in dealing with the inconveniences of having no power in the aftermath of a hurricane and while having a portable generator can ease that burden, if it's not operated properly it can also be deadly.

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Obituary: Cesar Barada-Rosado

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Sep 19, 2018

Cesar Barada-Rosado, age 66 of Orlando, Florida passed away Friday September 14, 2018.

WINTER PARK PUBLIC LIBRARY: Global Peace Film Festival to be held September 21

By Press release submission | Sep 19, 2018

5PM - Playing Frisbee in North Korea, USA/North Korea, 2017, 90 mins Director: Savanna Washington Playing Frisbee in North Korea is the first documentary produced and directed by an African-American female filmmaker from inside North Korea.

FLORIDA HOSPITAL ORLANDO: Local celebrities gather to raise funds for families fighting cancer

By Press release submission | Sep 19, 2018

When a child is diagnosed with cancer, their family’s world stops — but mouths still need to be fed and bills still need to be paid.

ALZHEIMER'S & DEMENTIA RESOURCE CENTER: 21st Annual Community Harvest to be held September 21

By Press release submission | Sep 19, 2018

Let your appetite do the giving during the 21st Annual Columbia Restaurant Community Harvest program.

WINTER PARK PUBLIC LIBRARY: Winter Park Outlook to be held September 25

By Press release submission | Sep 19, 2018

Regional Issues Summit featuring Winter Park Chamber of Commerce’s annual report to the community, including an exploration into factors that affect economic development and a keynote address to focus on a single area of potential impact for Winter Park.

WINTER PARK PUBLIC LIBRARY: Full STEAM Ahead - Everyday Science to be held September 22

By Press release submission | Sep 20, 2018

Enjoy activities that build STEAM - Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math. Caregivers are are encouraged to participate with the children

ALFOND SPORTS CENTER AT ROLLINS COLLEGE: Theatre: I Love a Piano

By Press release submission | Sep 21, 2018

This glorious musical looks at America through the perceptive and hopeful eyes of the legendary Irving Berlin!

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Obituary: William Davis Hussey

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Sep 21, 2018

William Davis Hussey, age 85, passed away peacefully at Cornerstone Hospice at Orlando Regional Medical Center on Tuesday, September 18, 2018.

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Obituary: Sue A. Satterthwaite

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Sep 21, 2018

It is with great sorrow to announce that Sue Anne Satterthwaite has suddenly passed away on September 15, 2018 at the age of 72.

Real Estate

Q2 real estate sales report: Orlando

By Local Labs News Service | Sep 21, 2018

Median prices rose in Orlando over last year, and are up 70.9 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to second quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

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Orlando Brewing to host Oktoberfest

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 21, 2018

Don't miss out on the Oktoberfest at Orlando Brewing on Sept. 22.

WINTER PARK PUBLIC LIBRARY: Singing Techniques to be held September 24

By Press release submission | Sep 21, 2018

Adults 50+ Build on your techniques as a vocalist in this intermediate level class.

WINTER PARK PUBLIC LIBRARY: Bouncing Babies! to be held September 25

By Press release submission | Sep 22, 2018

Hold your little ones on your laps while they listen to playful stories, songs and rhymes that build pre-literacy skills.

Real Estate

Q2 real estate sales report: Lockhart

By Local Labs News Service | Sep 22, 2018

Median prices rose in Lockhart over last year, and are up 241.7 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to second quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Real Estate

Q2 real estate sales report: Winter Park

By Local Labs News Service | Sep 23, 2018

Median prices declined in Winter Park over last year, and are up 26 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to second quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

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Q2 real estate sales report: Maitland

By Local Labs News Service | Sep 24, 2018

Median prices rose in Maitland over last year, and are up 174.2 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to second quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

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