Events

Dec 17 10:15 AM
Storybook Fun
Orange County Library South Creek Branch 1702 Deerfield Blvd
Dec 17 10:45 AM
Toddler Time
Orange County Library South Creek Branch 1702 Deerfield Blvd
Dec 17 11:15 AM
Tiny Tales
Orange County Library South Creek Branch 1702 Deerfield Blvd
Dec 18 8:30 AM
Hunter's Creek Leads Group meeting
Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Orlando 3201 E Colonial Dr
Dec 18 10:15 AM
Storybook Fun
Orange County Library South Creek Branch 1702 Deerfield Blvd

Latest News

Schools
Report: 11.6% of Academy of Career Training students repaying loans are in default
Local Labs News Service | Dec 15, 2018

Out of 156 Academy of Career Training students repaying loans in 2015, 12 were in default, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Schools
Report: 25.3% of Southern Technical College students repaying loans are in default
Local Labs News Service | Dec 14, 2018

Out of 2,244 Southern Technical College students repaying loans in 2015, 255 were in default, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Schools

Report: 7.5% of Florida College of Integrative Medicine students repaying loans are in default

Local Labs News Service | Dec 13, 2018

Out of 161 Florida College of Integrative Medicine students repaying loans in 2015, 4 were in default, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Schools

Report: 16.2% of Southern Technical College students repaying loans are in default

Local Labs News Service | Dec 12, 2018

Out of 2,095 Southern Technical College students repaying loans in 2015, 121 were in default, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Schools

Report: 12.5% of Florida Technical College students repaying loans are in default

Local Labs News Service | Dec 11, 2018

Out of 6,151 Florida Technical College students repaying loans in 2015, 338 were in default, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Business

BOSTON'S FISH HOUSE: Christmas schedule

Press release submission | Dec 11, 2018

We will be closed the week between Christmas Eve and New Years Day. So come in and see us before to get your fresh seafood and gift cards.

Obituaries

Obituary for Dennis R. Reum Dec 12, 2018

Dennis R. Reum, 80 of Kissimmee, Florida passed away Saturday, December 8, 2018.

Obituary for Basiliso Vazquez Dec 11, 2018

Basiliso Vazquez, age 82, of Kissimmee, Florida passed away on Thursday, December 6, 2018.

Obituary for Austria Reyes Gonzalez Dec 11, 2018

Austria Reyes Gonzalez, 94, of Kissimmee, FL passed away on December 8, 2018.

Obituary for Solange Kessler Dec 11, 2018

Solange Kessler, age 88 passed away peacefully on Friday December 7, 2018 in her home surrounded by the love of her family.

Obituary for Cynthia Renea Pearman Dec 11, 2018

Cynthia Renea Pearman, 54 of Kissimmee, Fl., was born June 4, 1964 and passed December 9, 2018.

Business

BOSTON'S FISH HOUSE: Christmas schedule
Press release submission | Dec 11, 2018

We will be closed the week between Christmas Eve and New Years Day. So come in and see us before to get your fresh seafood and gift cards.

CHARLEY'S GRILLED SUBS: Try The New Tavern Philly
Press release submission | Dec 10, 2018

This Philly is grilled to order and loaded with 100% USDA Choice Steak, onions and fresh mushrooms, all topped with melted natural provolone and a creamy, irresistible Horseradish Aioli.

COLD STONE CREAMERY: Celebrated Cold Stone international partners in Puerto Rico

Press release submission | Dec 7, 2018

Thank you, Alex Cora and congratulations on the Boston Red Sox World Series championship!

Education

CYPRESS CREEK HIGH SCHOOL: One Rivalry, One Love!
Press release submission | Dec 7, 2018

Principals McHale and Martinez competed in the OUC Half-Marathon this past Saturday, December 1st, 2018. Battling warm weather and cobblestone streets, both men crushed the course in record-setting time

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.

From Apopka Times

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.

CENTRAL AVENUE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL: Winter Math Night

Press release submission | Dec 1, 2018

Join us next Wednesday at 5:00 for our Winter Math Night!

Family

Walker Middle School: Ms. Cruz' sorority
Press release submission | Oct 3, 2018

Walker Middle School issued the following announcement on Oct. 2.Walker Middle School received a donation from Ms. Cruz' sorority.

ACORN STAIRLIFTS: Spending Time Outside
Press release submission | Sep 27, 2018

Studies show that spending time #outside can increase the feeling of #contentment, reduce the feelings of #anxiety, and impacts your immune system.

Hunter's Creek Garage Sale set for Nov. 3

Carrie Bradon | Sep 21, 2018

The upcoming Hunter's Creek Garage Sale will be held on November 3. The event will start at 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. and you are welcome to participate.

ROTARY CLUB OF INTERNATIONAL DRIVE: Rotary Club of I-Drive in fellowship

Press release submission | Sep 21, 2018

Rotary Club Of International Drive issued the following announcement on Sept. 19.Join our Rotary Club of I-Drive in fellowship as we welcome Sara Barbosa, our sponsored inbound Rotary Youth Exchange (RYE) student from Brazil.

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: Southchase
Local Labs News Service | Dec 10, 2018

Median prices declined in Southchase over last year, and are up 38.6 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to third quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Q3 real estate sales report: Pine Castle

Local Labs News Service | Dec 9, 2018

Median prices rose in Pine Castle over last year, and are up 64.1 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to third quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Q3 real estate sales report: Taft

Local Labs News Service | Dec 8, 2018

Median prices declined in Taft over last year, and are up 135.6 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.

ROSEN COLLEGE OF HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT: FLASH SALE

Press release submission | Sep 21, 2018

Don't miss an opp to save 50% or more on clothing and other merch. Get some UCF gear

RENAISSANCE CHARTER SCHOOL AT HUNTER'S CREEK: AAU Tournament

Press release submission | Sep 13, 2018

We celebrate our volleyball coach Mr. Adorno and our 7th grade Vaz de Mello sisters for their recent Gold Medals at the AAU tournament in the Orlando 12u category.

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