Events

Aug 22 4:00 PM
Business Showcase
Winter Park Chamber of Commerce 151 W. Lyman Ave.
Aug 23 7:30 AM
Rotary Club of Orange County East regular meeting
Rotary Club of Orange County East 3045 Aloma Ave
Aug 23 5:30 PM
Freshman Football (11 man): Lake Howell High School at Hagerty
Lake Howell High School 4200 Dike Road
Aug 23 7:30 PM
Junior Varsity Football (11 man): Lake Howell High School at Hagerty
Lake Howell High School 4200 Dike Road
Aug 24 7:00 PM
Varsity Football: Winter Park High School vs. Lake Nona
Winter Park High School 2100 Summerfield Road

Latest News

Family
Jeff Rupert Quartet coming to Winter Park on Aug. 22
Carrie Bradon | Aug 20, 2018

The Baldwin Park community is in for a treat next week, thanks to the performance of the Jeff Rupert Quartet.

Real Estate
Stephen J. and Sharda J. Spahr sell 791 Maryland Ave., Winter Park
Local Labs News Service | Aug 20, 2018

On Aug. 1, 2018, Stephen J. and Sharda J. Spahr sold their two bedroom, 2.5 bathroom home at 791 Maryland Ave., Winter Park to George Palmer and George Trevor Vietor for $385,000.

Real Estate

Binas Property Group LLC sells 1695 Lee Road, Unit A105, Winter Park

Local Labs News Service | Aug 19, 2018

On July 31, 2018, Hector and Brunilda Bido purchased a two bedroom, one bathroom home at 1695 Lee Road, Unit A105, Winter Park from Binas Property Group LLC for $96,000.

Real Estate

Goldenrod home sales, July 22-28, 2018

Local Labs News Service | Aug 18, 2018

According to BlockShopper.com, the following residential sales were reported for the week of July 22-28, 2018.

Real Estate

Q1 real estate sales report: Fairview Shores

Local Labs News Service | Aug 17, 2018

Median prices declined in Fairview Shores over last year, and are up 74 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to first quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Real Estate

Home sales in Azalea Park, July 22-28, 2018

Local Labs News Service | Aug 17, 2018

According to BlockShopper.com, the following residential sale was reported for the week of July 22-28, 2018.

Obituaries

Obituary: Adda Heidenrich Aug 15, 2018

Adda C. Heidenrich, 95, of Lady Lake, Florida passed away on Sunday, August 12, 2018.

Obituary: Vincent Chircop Aug 15, 2018

Vincent E. (Chick) Chircop passed away on August 10, 2018 at Hope Hospice in Cape Coral, Florida.

Obituary for Russell H. Bjella Aug 15, 2018

Russell H. Bjella, 84, died on Friday, August 10, 2018 in Lady Lake, Florida.

Obituary for Charles “Chuck” Neighbor, Jr. Aug 15, 2018

Charles “Chuck” Neighbor, Jr. 81, died at the Brandley Hospice House in Summerfield, Florida on Friday, August 10, 2018 after a long battle with Congestive Heart Failure and Chronic Kidney Disease with his wife of 18 years at his side.

Obituary: Cora Boyett Evans Aug 15, 2018

Long-time Winter Park, Florida resident, Cora Boyett Evans died on Thursday, August, 9, 2018 at her home.

Business

Coastal residents pay more for home insurance than those in 'Tornando Alley'
Marian Johns | Aug 20, 2018

Eighty-eight percent of major hurricanes hit either Florida or Texas, according to the Hurricane Research Division of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, which is why residents in those states and along the eastern coast pay more for home insurance.

Hurricane preparation now can save lives when storms strike
Marian Johns | Aug 20, 2018

As we reach the peak of hurricane season, which is August through October, now is the perfect time to review your hurricane supplies according to experts. Whether you plan to hunker down in your home or have to follow a mandatory evacuation, your supplies will be key.

From Apopka Times

Wind mitigation inspection can save you money on home and hurricane insurance

Marian Johns | Aug 20, 2018

Many homeowners may not be familiar with wind mitigation, but for those in hurricane prone areas such as Florida, it is something that could potentially save you thousands of dollars on your home insurance.

Education

ALFOND SPORTS CENTER AT ROLLINS COLLEGE: Rollins Earns Voter-Friendly Campus Designation
Press release submission | Aug 16, 2018

A pair of national nonpartisan organizations once again recognizes the College for its efforts to engage students in the electoral process.

COUNTY LIBRARY HERNDON BRANCH: PBS Documentary Race: The Power of an Illusion to show at the downtown library
Press release submission | Aug 16, 2018

WHAT: Race: The Power of an Illusion is a three-part PBS documentary series that investigates and challenges the concept of race in society, science and history.

Baldwin Park Elementary's principal is excited to start the school year

Carrie Bradon | Aug 13, 2018

Principal Anna Ferratusco of Baldwin Park Elementary is looking forward to welcoming students back to the pre-kindergarten though fifth-grade school.

97 percent of applicants to Adventist University of Health Sciences were admitted for fall 2017

Local Labs News Service | Aug 13, 2018

At Adventist University of Health Sciences, 52 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 80 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Family

Jeff Rupert Quartet coming to Winter Park on Aug. 22
Carrie Bradon | Aug 20, 2018

The Baldwin Park community is in for a treat next week, thanks to the performance of the Jeff Rupert Quartet.

WINTER PARK PUBLIC LIBRARY: Movies @ Midweek - A Quiet Place to be held July 18

Press release submission | Jul 17, 2018

Winter Park Public Library issued the following announcement on.In a post-apocalyptic world, a family is forced to live in silence while hiding from monsters with ultra-sensitive hearing.

Real Estate

Stephen J. and Sharda J. Spahr sell 791 Maryland Ave., Winter Park
Local Labs News Service | Aug 20, 2018

On Aug. 1, 2018, Stephen J. and Sharda J. Spahr sold their two bedroom, 2.5 bathroom home at 791 Maryland Ave., Winter Park to George Palmer and George Trevor Vietor for $385,000.

Binas Property Group LLC sells 1695 Lee Road, Unit A105, Winter Park
Local Labs News Service | Aug 19, 2018

On July 31, 2018, Hector and Brunilda Bido purchased a two bedroom, one bathroom home at 1695 Lee Road, Unit A105, Winter Park from Binas Property Group LLC for $96,000.

Goldenrod home sales, July 22-28, 2018

Local Labs News Service | Aug 18, 2018

According to BlockShopper.com, the following residential sales were reported for the week of July 22-28, 2018.

Q1 real estate sales report: Fairview Shores

Local Labs News Service | Aug 17, 2018

Median prices declined in Fairview Shores over last year, and are up 74 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to first quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Sports

ORLANDO CITY SOCCER CLUB: Orlando Pride Falls 2-0 to Portland Thorns FC
Press release submission | Aug 16, 2018

Orlando Pride (8-7-6, 30 points) lost 2-0 to Portland Thorns FC (9-6-5, 32 points) on Saturday at Orlando City Stadium.

ORLANDO CITY SOCCER CLUB: Kennedy's Intangibles Lead Pride on Both Sides of the Pitch
Press release submission | Aug 10, 2018

One of Orlando Pride’s key midfielders, in truth, may not even be a midfielder, but instead one of the world’s best defenders.

ALFOND SPORTS CENTER AT ROLLINS COLLEGE: Rollins Ranked No. 1 College in Florida for 2018

Press release submission | Aug 5, 2018

College Consensus—which combines rankings from top publishers and students—once again names Rollins the No. 1 college in Florida.For the second consecutive year, Rollins has been named the No. 1 college in Florida by College Consensus, a school rankings and student review aggregator.

CONDUCTIVE EDUCATION CENTER OF ORLANDO:CECO and Central Florida Bambino Buddy Ball Baseball League teaming up, it’s a HOME RUN!

Press release submission | Aug 5, 2018

The Orlando Sentinel recently published an article shining a light on this fantastic organization making it possible for children to play on a team like everyone else.

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