Events

Dec 18 1:30 PM
Preschool Express
Winter Park Public Library 460 E. New England Ave.
Dec 20 7:30 AM
Rotary Club of Orange County East regular meeting
Rotary Club of Orange County East 3045 Aloma Ave
Dec 25 1:30 PM
Preschool Express
Winter Park Public Library 460 E. New England Ave.
Dec 27 7:30 AM
Rotary Club of Orange County East regular meeting
Rotary Club of Orange County East 3045 Aloma Ave
Jan 01 1:30 PM
Preschool Express
Winter Park Public Library 460 E. New England Ave.

Latest News

Schools
Report: 10.9% of Aviation Institute of Maintenance students repaying loans are in default
Local Labs News Service | Dec 16, 2018

Out of 426 Aviation Institute of Maintenance students repaying loans in 2015, 18 were in default, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Schools
Report: 12.7% of Full Sail University students repaying loans are in default
Local Labs News Service | Dec 15, 2018

Out of 25,214 Full Sail University students repaying loans in 2015, 1,150 were in default, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Schools

Report: 11.2% of Keiser University students repaying loans are in default

Local Labs News Service | Dec 14, 2018

Out of 34,186 Keiser University students repaying loans in 2015, 1,173 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 13, 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.

Obituaries

Obituary for William Michael Evans Drankus aka Michael Vega Drankus Dec 11, 2018

William Michael Evans Drankus also known as Michael Vega Drankus, 63, of Orlando, Florida passed away Sunday, December 9, 2018.

Obituary for Edward Gerald Gagner, Jr. Dec 10, 2018

He past away peacefully in his home on Tuesday, December 4, 2018.

Obituary for Donald George Sollose Dec 10, 2018

Donald George Sollose, 78, of Orlando, Florida passed away on December 6, 2018.

Obituary for Ronald Neeff Dec 10, 2018

Ronald Neeff, age 72, passed away on December 6, 2018.

Obituary for Cathryn "Cathi" Ann Cacurak Dec 10, 2018

On Tuesday, December 4, 2018 Cathryn "Cathi" Ann Cacurak, loving mother of two children, went home to be with her Lord and Savior.

Business

CENTENNIAL BANK: Congratulations, Donna Townsell!

Press release submission | Dec 7, 2018

The recipient of the 2018 Women in Business Diamond Achievement Award

BAJA FRESH MEXICAN GRILL: Friday like a stocked

Press release submission | Dec 1, 2018

There is nothing to get you more excited about it almost being Friday like a stocked (salsa) bar!

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.

ALPINE ACADEMY: Thanksgiving potluck

Press release submission | Nov 24, 2018

A warm "THANK YOU" to the parents and staff who helped organize our annual Thanksgiving potluck.

WINTER PARK HIGH SCHOOL: GRADUATION is Tuesday, May 28

Press release submission | Nov 15, 2018

Seniors & parents, just in case you haven't heard. Last school day for Seniors is Wednesday, May 15th AND GRADUATION is Tuesday, May 28, 8:30 AM, at the Amway Center

Family

CASSELBERRY POLICE DEPARTMENT: Cookies with a Cop!!
Press release submission | Dec 7, 2018

Join Chief Krantz from the Casselberry Police Department as he reads a Christmas Story to children and shares cookies and milk for some Holiday cheer

WINTER PARK FIRE RESCUE DEPARTMENT: Big fires need big water.
Press release submission | Nov 15, 2018

WPFD trains regularly on fire hose deployment with the regularly flowing over 2000 gallons of water per minute!

ALL SAINTS CHURCH: The hustle and bustle of the holiday season

Press release submission | Nov 1, 2018

During this festive time, we as Christians are invited to observe Advent, a time of reflection when we prepare our hearts for the birth of the Christ child.

BRUSH ARBOR CHRISTIAN SCHOOL: We are amazed at the GENEROSITY of our students

Press release submission | Sep 30, 2018

Over $300 brought in for CHANGE FOR CHAPEL to help needy families for Thanksgiving turkeys! GIRLS WON!

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: 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

Q3 real estate sales report: Goldenrod

Local Labs News Service | Dec 3, 2018

Median prices rose in Goldenrod over last year, and are up 38.2 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to third quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Q3 real estate sales report: Azalea Park

Local Labs News Service | Dec 2, 2018

Median prices rose in Azalea Park over last year, and are up 126.9 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to third quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Sports

Analysis: University of Central Florida posts third highest gender pay gap for head coaches in Florida
Florida Local News Network reports | Nov 19, 2018

Men’s head coach salaries at University of Central Florida outpaced women’s team coaches by 352 percent, according to an Apopka Times analysis of recent U.S. Department of Education data.

WINTER SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL: WSHS Celebrates Homecoming Week
Press release submission | Oct 6, 2018

Thank you to our students, staff, and community for coming out last night to support our annual Powder Puff game.

Goldenrod Recreation Center offers Home School P.E. program

Carrie Bradon | Sep 13, 2018

If you are a parent of a home school student, then you won't want to miss out on the Goldenrod Recreation Center's Home School P.E. program.

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