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Family
KISSIMMEE POLICE DEPARTMENT: We had a great weekend with the Easter Bunny
Press release submission | Apr 26, 2019

We had a great weekend with the Easter Bunny and the people who live and love The Oaks Community!

Education

HUNTER'S CREEK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL: Congratulations Panthers!

Press release submission | Apr 15, 2019

We are extremely proud of our Panthers who participated in the SWLC Battle of the Books competition.

Education

JOHNSON UNIVERSITY FLORIDA: Kendall Hrusovsky

Press release submission | Apr 15, 2019

In addition to classwork and internship assignments, obtaining a teaching license in Florida requires students to take at least three certification exams.

Business

FIREHOUSE SUBS: Together, we can all make an impact

Press release submission | Apr 8, 2019

Thanks to all of our guests for supporting first responders and the Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation.

Obituaries

Obituary for Albert Thomas Rogers Apr 22, 2019

Albert Thomas Rogers, 73, of Kissimmee, FL passed away on April 17, 2019.

Obituary for Luis Alicea Apr 22, 2019

Luis Alicea, 94, of Saint Cloud, FL passed away on April 16, 2019 at his residence surrounded by his loving family.

Obituary for James C. Walton Sr. Apr 22, 2019

James C Walton, 83, of Kissimmee, passed away on April 16, 2019 at his Home.

Obituary: Arlene Vorse Apr 15, 2019

Arlene Vorse, 84, of Kissimmee, FL passed away on April 9, 2019 at her residence surrounded by her loving family.

Obituary: Deborha Ann Pruitt Apr 15, 2019

Deborha Ann Pruitt, 56, of Saint Cloud, FL passed away on April 12, 2019 at her mother's residence surrounded by her loving family.

Business

FIREHOUSE SUBS: Together, we can all make an impact
Press release submission | Apr 8, 2019

Thanks to all of our guests for supporting first responders and the Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation.

AZTECA MEXICAN RESTAURANT: Spring has sprung!
Press release submission | Mar 30, 2019

We can't think of anything we'd rather do than work up an appetite on one of these sunny PNW adventures.

ABC FINE WINE & SPIRITS: Luzano Verdicchio received a 90-point rating

Press release submission | Mar 30, 2019

Wine Spectator for its 2017 vintage! At a value price it makes for the perfect vino to end your day!

XYMOGEN: Congratulations to our COO Stephanie Blackbur

Press release submission | Mar 23, 2019

2019 Women Who Mean Business Honorees list by the Orlando Business Journal!

Education

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

Florida State University, The University of Miami and University of Central Florida top the list of highest grossing college volleyball programs in Florida in 2016

From Florida Business Daily

Analysis: University of Florida business school ranked nation’s 25th best

Florida Business Daily reports | Apr 20, 2019

University of Florida's Warrington Business School ranked 25th among U.S. colleges offering master of business administration programs, according to a new study by U.S. News that examined 367 schools.

HUNTER'S CREEK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL: Congratulations Panthers!

Press release submission | Apr 15, 2019

We are extremely proud of our Panthers who participated in the SWLC Battle of the Books competition.

Family

KISSIMMEE POLICE DEPARTMENT: We had a great weekend with the Easter Bunny
Press release submission | Apr 26, 2019

We had a great weekend with the Easter Bunny and the people who live and love The Oaks Community!

CENTRAL FLORIDA BEHAVIORAL HOSPITAL: Greater Orlando NAMI Walk!
Press release submission | Apr 7, 2019

his event supports mental health resources in the area and helps spread awareness about the mental health community.

COUNTY OF OSCEOLA: An 11-acre site to safely train Osceola County Fire Rescue

Press release submission | Mar 16, 2019

County Commissioners, Osceola Fire & EMS and County staff participated in a ceremonial 'uncoupling' ceremony to officially open the new facility.

Real Estate

Carlos M. and Providencia Jimenez sell 1651 Nestlewood Trail, Orlando
Local Labs News Service | Mar 20, 2019

On March 21, 2019, Carlos M. and Providencia Jimenez sold their four bedroom, two bathroom home at 1651 Nestlewood Trail, Orlando to Helynn Louise Hallock and Robyn Breanne Corbin for $294,900.

Patricia Marina Cardosi and Manuele Peranzi purchase 2408 Barley Club Court, Unit 7, Orlando
Local Labs News Service | Mar 19, 2019

The two bedroom, two bathroom home at 2408 Barley Club Court, Unit 7, Orlando was sold on March 20, 2019 by Khadija Elasri for $127,000. The buyers were Patricia Marina Cardosi and Manuele Peranzi.

Vincent and Joanne Spera acquires 10831 Windsor Walk Drive, Unit 1306, Orlando

Local Labs News Service | Mar 7, 2019

The one bedroom, one bathroom home at 10831 Windsor Walk Drive, Unit 1306, Orlando was sold on March 8, 2019 by Vincent and Joanne Spera for $109,000. The buyer was Zapata Investment Group.

From Apopka Times

Analysis: Orange County has 17th highest home vacancy rate among Florida counties.

Florida Local News Service reports | Mar 1, 2019

The number of vacant homes in Florida's Orange County was more than 6,200 in the third quarter of 2018, an eight-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Sports

CYPRESS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL: iReady GOAL
Press release submission | Feb 22, 2019

We met another iReady GOAL Please help us celebrate by wearing a jersey, sports team shirt and/or hat, this Friday!

From Apopka Times

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.

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