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Business

Even in Florida, homes should be prepared for seasonal changes

By 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.

From Lake Buena Vista News
Business

Knowing home insurance basics can help you protect your property

By 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 Apopka Times
Business

Flooding from Hurricane Florence is a reminder of the dangers of being underinsured

By 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.

Obits

Obituary: Camilo Antonio Luengas

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Sep 25, 2018

He passed away in Orlando, Florida on September 23, 2018.

Real Estate

Q2 real estate sales report: Pine Hills

By Local Labs News Service | Sep 25, 2018

Median prices rose in Pine Hills over last year, and are up 174.6 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to second quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Obits

Obituary: Paul Tracy Scarborough

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Sep 25, 2018

Paul Tracy Scarborough, born October 26, 1961, in Madison, Wisconsin, passed away peacefully on September 21, 2018, surrounded by his loving family.

WINTER PARK PUBLIC LIBRARY: Living Healthy with Diabetes to be held September 28

By Press release submission | Sep 26, 2018

Discover how to self-manage diabetes in this six-week workshop developed at Stanford University’s Patient Education Research Center.

FLORIDA HOSPITAL ORLANDO:New 24/7 ICU Technology Comes to Florida Hospital Zephyrhills

By Press release submission | Sep 26, 2018

Florida Hospital Zephyrhills (FHZ) has partnered with Advanced ICU Care®, the nation’s largest independent provider of advanced critical care telemedicine programs.

Real Estate

Q2 real estate sales report: Fairview Shores

By 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

WINTER PARK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Good Morning Winter Park to be held October 5

By Press release submission | Sep 27, 2018

Good Morning Winter Park is Winter Park's live, interactive morning magazine featuring local topics ranging from politics to exploring entries in the marketplace in and around Winter Park, Florida.

FLORIDA HOSPITAL ORLANDO: Florida Hospital awards more than $1 million to local nonprofits to address food insecurity, mental health

By Press release submission | Sep 27, 2018

Florida Hospital is pleased to announce it has awarded more than $1.2 million to area nonprofits that provide important services to the underserved and address health disparities in Central Florida.

WINTER PARK PUBLIC LIBRARY: Sounds from the Heart: Sounds of Voices, Sounds of String to be held September 29

By Press release submission | Sep 27, 2018

Join us as participants from Wednesday Night Writers and members of the Central Florida Acoustic Fingerstyle Guitar group blend their talents for a special performance of music and spoken word.

Real Estate

Q2 real estate sales report: Eatonville

By 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

Education

Streets to be closed for Edgewater Homecoming Parade

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 27, 2018

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

WINTER PARK PUBLIC LIBRARY: Central Florida Folk Concerts to be held September 30

By Press release submission | Sep 28, 2018

Monthly folk concert featuring noted musicians from Florida and surrounding regions.

FLORIDA HOSPITAL ORLANDO: Florida Hospital Zephyrhills Named One of the Top Places to Work in Health Care..

By Press release submission | Sep 28, 2018

The Adventist Health System (AHS), which includes Florida Hospital Zephyrhills, has been recognized by Becker's Hospital Review, a national health care publication, as one of the top places to work in health care.

Obits

Obituary for Trudy Jean Hoyt

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Sep 28, 2018

Trudy Jean Hoyt has relocated to her new home in Heaven on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at the age of 71.

Real Estate

Q2 real estate sales report: Holden Heights

By 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

WINTER PARK PUBLIC LIBRARY: Casual Gaming at the Winter Park Public Library to be held October 1

By Press release submission | Sep 29, 2018

Gather with other board and card game enthusiasts to play Say Anything, Taboo, Likewise, Word on the Street, Scattergories, Apples to Apples, and more.

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