Events

Aug 20 10:45 AM
Toddler Time
County Library Herndon Branch 4324 E. Colonial Drive
Aug 20 11:15 AM
Tiny Tales
County Library Herndon Branch 4324 E. Colonial Drive
Aug 25 6:00 PM
City of Winter Park Charter Review Advisory Committee meeting
City of Winter Park 401 Park Ave. S.
Aug 25 6:00 PM
Winter Park Planning & Zoning Board meeting
Winter Park Planning & Zoning Board 401 S. Park Ave.
Aug 26 12:00 PM
City of Winter Park Utilities Advisory Board meeting
City of Winter Park 401 Park Ave. S.

Latest News

ORLANDO MUSEUM OF ART: Intuitive Art Making With Florida Prize Artist Anja Marais to be held August 17
Press release submission | Aug 16, 2019

Do you ever wonder how artists come up with their own unique visuals? In this workshop, Florida Prize Artist Anja Marais will walk you through how to access your inner imaginary realm to retrieve your ancestral records of rich mythological and symbolic images. The workshop will include discourse, guided meditation, and journaling.

HEALTHCARE SCOUTS: Upwork’s List Of Fastest-Growing Skills In Q2 Includes Servicenow, Video Editing App
Press release submission | Aug 15, 2019

Skills in ServiceNow and video editing app Da Vinci Resolve ranked as the fastest-growing skills on Upwork Inc.’s (NASDAQ: UPWK) online staffing platform, the company announced today.

ORLANDO EXECUTIVE AIRPORT: First Ever Non-Stop Scheduled Service To Munich From Orlando International Airport

Press release submission | Aug 8, 2019

For the first time ever, the home of Oktoberfest, Munich, Germany will be just one non-stop flight away from Orlando. Starting in April of 2020 you will be able to travel to Bavaria with three times-a-week service by Eurowings, an airline of the Lufthansa Group

SODEXO USA: Sodexo Names Cheryl Carron Executive Vice President of Integrated Facilities Management for Corporate Services

Press release submission | Aug 7, 2019

Sodexo announced today Cheryl Carron’s appointment as Executive Vice President of Integrated Facilities Management for Corporate Services.

HEALTHCARE SCOUTS: Massachusetts Staffing Firm Paying $106,435 Over Wage-And-Hour, Sick Leave Violations

Press release submission | Aug 2, 2019

The Credence Group Corp., a temporary staffing firm, and its president will pay $106,435 — including restitution to 103 employees — to settle allegations that it violated state wage-and-hour and sick leave laws, Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey reported Monday.

HEALTHCARE SCOUTS: US Jobs Market Shows Signs Of Weakening, But Adds 156,000 Jobs: ADP

Press release submission | Aug 1, 2019

The US labor market remains strong with the private sector adding 156,000 jobs this month, but it shows signs of flagging, according to the ADP National Employment Report released today. Small businesses are bearing the brunt of the slowdown.

Obituaries

Obituary: Cyrus Rowe Aug 19, 2019

We have tragically lost a piece of hearts forever and always. Cyrus Freedom River Rowe, born December 13, 1998, passed away suddenly on Monday August 12, 2019.

Obituary: Jack Lenox, Jr. Aug 19, 2019

He passed away August 14th, 2019 in Shreveport, Louisiana.

Obituary: Raven McElman Aug 19, 2019

She passed away peacefully on Monday, August 12, 2019 around noon.

Obituary: Gerald Schajatovic Aug 12, 2019

Gerald Schajatovic aged 79 of Ocala, Florida passed away on August 6th.

Obituary: Earl Brittingham Aug 12, 2019

Earl Brittingham (age 88) of Ormond Beach, passed away peacefully surrounded by loved ones and Kindred Hospice in attendance on August 5, 2019.

Business

Analysis: Florida Hospital Orlando ranked among top U.S. hospitals
Florida Local New Network reports | Mar 8, 2019

Florida Hospital Orlando was listed among the top facilities in the nation in a study of patient care by Healthgrades.com, a company that aims to help hospitals maintain customer loyalty and provide objective health information to patients

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.

WINTER PARK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: 19th Hole Golf Networking Tournament to be held November 2

Press release submission | Oct 25, 2018

Join BKHM CPAs and local professionals for our 5th Annual 19th Hole Golf Networking Tournament on November 2nd at Eagle Creek Golf Course - Registration get you 18 holes of golf, lunch, open bar before and after lunch.

From Apopka Times

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.

Education

Sticker shock: Which 2-year U.S. schools charge the lowest in-state tuition?
Local Labs News Service | Aug 19, 2019

State residents enrolled at Florida institutions of higher learning face among the lowest cost of attending two-year in-state colleges and universities in the U.S., according to an analysis of federal data.

The price of education: Which 2-year Florida schools charge the lowest in-state tuition?
Local Labs News Service | Aug 14, 2019

Florida residents attending two-year schools pay the lowest in-state tuition at Cape Coral Technical College, Flagler Technical Institute and Fred D. Learey Technical College, according to an analysis of federal data.

From Florida Business Daily

Analysis: Which college wrestling program grossed the most in the U.S.

Local Labs News Service | Aug 5, 2019

Southeastern University tops the list of highest grossing college wrestling programs in the state in 2016

From Florida Business Daily

The price of education: Which Florida schools charge the lowest in-state tuition?

Local Labs News Service | Jul 29, 2019

Florida residents pay the lowest in-state tuition at School District of Indian River County-Technical Center for Career and Adult Education, Tallahassee Community College and Miami Lakes Educational Center and Technical College, according to a Higher Educ

Family

WINTER PARK MEMORIAL HOSPITAL: What to Expect After Your Mammogram
Press release submission | Oct 3, 2018

So, you just had your mammogram. While you feel like a weight has lifted, you might also be waiting in worry about your results. But leave those worries behind.

CITY OF WINTER PARK: National Night Out on October 2, 2018
Press release submission | Oct 3, 2018

Come celebrate National Night Out on October 2, 2018, at our open house event!

FLORIDA HOSPITAL ORLANDO: Act F.A.S.T. to Survive a Stroke

Press release submission | Oct 3, 2018

Do you know the signs to look for when it comes to a stroke?

WINTER PARK MEMORIAL HOSPITAL: Pelvic Floor Pressure: What Are Your Options?

Press release submission | Sep 27, 2018

If you’re experiencing pelvic floor pressure, incontinence or a number of other uncomfortable symptoms, you’re not alone.

Real Estate

Home sales in Orlando, April 7-13, 2019
Local Labs News Service | Apr 15, 2019

According to BlockShopper.com, the following residential sales were reported for the week of April 7-13, 2019.

Recent Orlando home sales, March 31-April 6, 2019
Local Labs News Service | Apr 8, 2019

According to BlockShopper.com, there were 240 reported residential sales in Orlando for the week of March 31-April 6, 2019.

Recent Orlando home sales, March 24-30, 2019

Local Labs News Service | Apr 1, 2019

According to BlockShopper.com, the following residential sales were reported for the week of March 24-30, 2019.

Recent Orlando home sales, March 17-23, 2019

Local Labs News Service | Mar 25, 2019

According to BlockShopper.com, the following residential sales were reported for the week of March 17-23, 2019.

Sports

Analysis: Which college volleyball program grossed the most in Florida
Local Labs News Service | Apr 22, 2019

Rollins College tops the list of highest grossing college volleyball programs in Florida in 2016

Analysis: Which college volleyball program grossed the most in the U.S.
Local Labs News Service | Apr 8, 2019

Rollins College tops the list of highest grossing college volleyball programs in the state in 2016

Analysis: Which college baseball program grossed the most in Florida

Local Labs News Service | Mar 4, 2019

Florida Institute of Technology and Rollins College top the list of highest grossing college baseball programs in Florida in 2016

Analysis: Which college softball program grossed the most in Florida

Local Labs News Service | Feb 18, 2019

Florida Institute of Technology and Rollins College top the list of highest grossing college softball programs in Florida in 2016

Florida News Network