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Date Night at Leu Gardens

Date Night at Leu Gardens for April features the Sandra Bullock and George Clooney thriller “Gravity” on one of the largest outdoor screens in Central Florida.

Erika Spence: Business in the Park

One of my favorite aspects of my job is meeting entrepreneurs, getting to know what sparked the idea for their business and identifying ways the Chamber can help tell their story.

So much of what transpires at the Chamber is relational that it can be hard to measure.

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Maitland Police boathouse to finally take float

Lake access to be blocked

Fort Maitland Park’s lakefront is getting a makeover this month, adding the city’s first and only police boathouse and redoing the boat ramp and dock, resulting in restricted public lake access until mid-April.

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Men don heels for Harbor House fundraiser

Men don heels for fundraiser

More than 300 Central Florida residents took to the streets of downtown Orlando in style Friday for the second annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes Orlando event.

Join a Healthy Central Florida walk this spring

Walks are in Winter Park, Maitland and Eatonville

All walks are 30 minutes long and walkers of all ages and abilities are encouraged to attend. Afterwards, enjoy friendly conversation as you get to know your neighbors.

Winter Park City Talk

The 55th Winter Park Sidewalk Art Festival

The city is proud to host the 55th Winter Park Sidewalk Art Festival this Friday, March 21, through Sunday, March 23.

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UCF baseball loses extra-inning heartbreaker

Extra inning no extra help

The Knights had already turned a weekend of bizarre twists into two wins when they stepped into the 10th inning of game three against Central Connecticut and everything fell apart.

Help for a family itching to be rid of pinworms

Pinworms are easily treated

Pinworms are easily treated. They’re harmless and don’t indicate a lack of cleanliness in your home.

Celebrate the health benefits of peanuts this month

March is National Peanut Month!

Despite the fact that peanuts are high in fat, they are still an excellent food choice because they provide a variety of important nutrients.

Want better quality of life? Don’t just sit there

Sitting increases likelihood of being disabled

A study out of Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago found that if we’re over the age of 60, every hour in a day that we sit increases our risk of becoming disabled — by 46 percent.

Louis Roney: As I was saying...

Many people’s early lives are spent as half of a partnership looking for the other half. Being alone is often a tolerable solution — for not just any partner can do the trick ideally.

It seems to me to be a miracle that with all the people walking around out there, that we ever meet the exactly right person with whom we are fated to spend the rest of our days and nights.

This spring try a vocabulary cleanse

Be impeccable with your word

Here are some words and phrases that, once released, can bring joy, vitality and goodness in our life.

Maitland City Talk

Policing Lake Maitland

The Stormwater and Lakes Management Division is excited to announce that Ft. Maitland Park’s waterfront is undergoing an extensive redevelopment beginning March 31.

Chris Jepson: On the clock, thoughts on aging

It is not so much that I have any longing to be young(er)—if that were even possible—it’s that I don’t want it to end. Life is such a thrill.

We are enamored with the teenage time in our lives because so many of our experiences were for the very first time.

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Rollins student finds happiness hula hooping

Student starts hula hoop biz

When Morgan Kennedy was chosen to participate in a work hula hooping contest, she had no idea a toy would completely change her life.

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Winter Park votes to help cover historic project costs

City covers fees for projects

City Commissioners voted to waive over $9,000 in utility installment costs for the relocation of the Winter Park Wedding Chapel, and to help out the Capen House move on the same night.

Nancy Lugo: Hospice and caring for our final days

Death is more unavoidable than taxes, but how would you prepare for it?

Hospice is an option for maintaining the highest quality of life possible and preparing for the end of life.

Jim Govatos: ‘Resurrection’ and our life-after-death obsession

While we can wander away from Christ, we can't wander away from the question his life and death answered: Is there life after death?

I find it curious that the viewing public is still enamored with people returning from the dead even though we live in a post-Christian society.

Josh Garrick: Culture for Your Calendar

The kick-off of Art Festival weekend is presented at Hannibal Square by the Winter Park Chamber of Commerce and Hannibal Square Merchants Association this evening beginning at 5 p.m.

Held the day before the Winter Park Sidewalk Art Festival begins, the evening offers more than 40 varieties of wine and beer samples, appetizers from local eateries, and live music.

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SunRail to offer free rides in April

Free SunRail rides in April

Central Florida residents will have a chance to grab a free ride on the yellow and orange-striped SunRail trains during tentative select dates next month – a move meant to spike interest in the new rail system.

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