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Latest News

Real Estate
Q1 real estate sales report: Oak Ridge
Local Labs News Service | Aug 16, 2018

Median prices rose in Oak Ridge over last year, and are up 65.4 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to first quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Real Estate
Q1 real estate sales report: Tangelo Park
Local Labs News Service | Aug 15, 2018

Median prices rose in Tangelo Park over last year, and are up 158.6 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to first quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Real Estate

Sandy Lugo sells 9809 Turf Way, Unit 1, Orlando

Local Labs News Service | Aug 15, 2018

On July 24, 2018, Sandy Lugo sold their two bedroom, two bathroom home at 9809 Turf Way, Unit 1, Orlando to Italo Martin Cardenas Zuin for $114,000.

Real Estate

Jeffrey L. and Danette G. Rogers acquire 5759 Parkview Lake Drive, Williamsburg

Local Labs News Service | Aug 15, 2018

The three bedroom, two bathroom home at 5759 Parkview Lake Drive, Williamsburg was sold on July 25, 2018 by Gisela Gisela Astl Astl (trust) for $242,000. The buyers were Jeffrey L. and Danette G. Rogers.

Education

Orange Technical College-Mid Florida Campus enrolls 2,334 undergrads

Local Labs News Service | Aug 14, 2018

At Orange Technical College-Mid Florida Campus, 73 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 76 percent are male, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Real Estate

Q1 real estate sales report: Orlando

Local Labs News Service | Aug 14, 2018

Median prices rose in Orlando over last year, and are up 20.6 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to first quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Obituaries

Obituary for Jack Joffre Saud Aug 13, 2018

Jack Joffre Saud passed from this world to his eternal home on August 9, 2018.

Obituary for Constanza Diaz Aug 12, 2018

Constanza Diaz, 87, passed away peacefully on August 7, 2018 at her residence, surrounded by her loving Family.

Obituary: Angel Gabriel Baez Aug 12, 2018

Angel Gabriel Baez entered fully into the presence of the Lord and Savior on August 9, 2018 following a long battle with dementia.

Obituary: Patricia Ann Hetsler Aug 12, 2018

Patricia Ann Hetsler, 79 of Elyria, Ohio passed away Wednesday, August 8, 2018.

Obituary for Helene Pratt Aug 12, 2018

Helene Pratt, 98 of Kissimmee, Florida passed away Saturday, August 11, 2018 peacefully at home with her family by her side.

Business

Hurricane planning can help residents stay safe during and after a storm
Marian Johns | Aug 8, 2018

Gulf state residents from Texas to Florida and all along our nation's coasts are often a bit on edge from June through the end of November as they prepare for possible hurricanes.

Florida homeowners will generally have 2 insurance deductibles
Marian Johns | Aug 8, 2018

Those living in Florida and other areas that are vulnerable to hurricanes actually have two deductibles relating to their home insurance: a standard deductible and a hurricane deductible.

From Doctor Phillips Today

When a storm approaches, quick DIY projects can help 'hurricane proof' your home

Marian Johns | Aug 8, 2018

There are several steps homeowners can take when a hurricane threatens their area that may help protect against storm damage and do not require the work of a contractor.

From Lake Hart News

SMS texting, drones expedite Kin's response to clients' claims

Marian Johns | Aug 7, 2018

Kin Insurance's latest technology for claims processing, which was put to the test during Hurricane Irma, has created a faster, more efficient way to begin the claims process after a natural disaster.

Education

Orange Technical College-Mid Florida Campus enrolls 2,334 undergrads
Local Labs News Service | Aug 14, 2018

At Orange Technical College-Mid Florida Campus, 73 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 76 percent are male, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Hunter's Creek Elementary principal welcomes students
Carrie Bradon | Aug 13, 2018

With the start of school right around the corner, Hunter's Creek Elementary School Principal Fresia Urdaneta is excited to see the halls of the school filled with students again.

Florida Technical College enrolls 3,989 undergrads

Local Labs News Service | Aug 13, 2018

At Florida Technical College, 63 percent of undergraduate students are nontraditional students - age 25 or older - and 69 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

93 percent of applicants to Johnson University Florida were admitted for fall 2017

Local Labs News Service | Aug 12, 2018

At Johnson University Florida, 85 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 59 percent are male, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Family

HUNTER'S CREEK SOCCER CLUB: UPDATE- he’s back home! Thanks, everyone!
Press release submission | Jul 30, 2018

he owners of this sweet boy named Romeo have been looking for him since Saturday afternoon

ADULT LEARNING CENTER OSCEOLA: Transportation Department
Press release submission | Jul 22, 2018

We wanted to thank the Transportation Department for giving Angel (ALCO student) the opportunity to learn about the day-to-day operations of the department.

HISPANIC CHAMBER OF COMMERCE OF METRO ORLANDO: Meet local, regional, and national candidates

Press release submission | Jul 9, 2018

the Orlando Fashion Square Mall! Free and open to the public! Sponsorship and VIP tickets are available! Deadline to register July 13!

Real Estate

Q1 real estate sales report: Oak Ridge
Local Labs News Service | Aug 16, 2018

Median prices rose in Oak Ridge over last year, and are up 65.4 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to first quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Q1 real estate sales report: Tangelo Park
Local Labs News Service | Aug 15, 2018

Median prices rose in Tangelo Park over last year, and are up 158.6 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to first quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Sandy Lugo sells 9809 Turf Way, Unit 1, Orlando

Local Labs News Service | Aug 15, 2018

On July 24, 2018, Sandy Lugo sold their two bedroom, two bathroom home at 9809 Turf Way, Unit 1, Orlando to Italo Martin Cardenas Zuin for $114,000.

Jeffrey L. and Danette G. Rogers acquire 5759 Parkview Lake Drive, Williamsburg

Local Labs News Service | Aug 15, 2018

The three bedroom, two bathroom home at 5759 Parkview Lake Drive, Williamsburg was sold on July 25, 2018 by Gisela Gisela Astl Astl (trust) for $242,000. The buyers were Jeffrey L. and Danette G. Rogers.

Sports

FLORIDA FIRE FROGS: Poker at the Ball park
Press release submission | Aug 10, 2018

.‪Due to unforeseen circumstances, we have canceled our #PokerAtTheBallpark events tomorrow and August 23rd

FLORIDA FIRE FROGS: Mississippi Braves
Press release submission | Aug 10, 2018

ROSTER MOVE: Ian Anderson will be making his way to the Mississippi Braves!

FLORIDA FIRE FROGS: Don’t forget, our series this week

Press release submission | Jul 9, 2018

Don’t forget, our series this week against the Daytona Tortugas Professional Baseball will be AT Daytona and not Osceola County Stadium!

FLORIDA FIRE FROGS: After slugging the game-winning

Press release submission | Jul 9, 2018

Brett Cumberland returns to the lineup in game two of the three-game series against the Palm Beach Cardinals from Roger Dean Chevrolet Stadium.

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