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Summer grilling tips

Here's a grill tip just in time for summer

How to cook two things at once on the grill.

Maitland City Talk

Next steps for Festival Street

On June 8, the CRA Board approved advancement of plans to create a “Festival Street” for Independence Lane between Packwood Avenue and Horatio Avenue in conjunction with the new Maitland City Centre project.

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Maitland makes chicken-keeping ordinance permanent

Ordinance made permanent

There will be no coup necessary by Maitland’s chicken-keeping population, after the City Council voted on Monday to let backyard coops stay roosted in the city on a permanent basis.

Chris Jepson: It’s disgusting. Show me more.

The latest national distraction is Bruce Jenner’s transformation to a woman.

While sympathetic to the sorrow that must accompany such confusion and doubt, I simply do not care.

Josh Garrick: Culture for Your Calendar

In “Colors,” the CFCArts Symphony Orchestra will present symphonic masterpieces in an immersive concert that embraces special lighting, projection, and visual art.

Bringing both familiar and unexpected music to life before our eyes (and ears), this creative, collaborative, and colorful concert will be performed at Calvary Assembly in Winter Park.

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Dawgs, Rats top league in fiery start

Dawgs, Rats lead

A week into the season, the Florida Collegiate Summer League is looking to be hyper-competitive, with all but one team within a game and a half of the league lead.

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Winter Park second guesses Lee Road extension

Questioning an extension

Winter Park could be coming closer to a new Whole Foods Market location and an extension of Lee Road to help traffic along U.S. Highway 17-92, but it may come at a great financial risk to the city.

Community Bulletin

Scooter store scores deal

Ride Green Scooters on West Fairbanks Ave. in Winter Park has announced its appointment as the exclusive Sym and Lance Powersports franchised dealer for the Central Florida area.


Sip, Shop and Stroll

The Winter Park Chamber of Commerce and Park Avenue Merchants Association invite you to sip, shop and stroll with your sweetheart on Thursday, June 11, from 5 to 8 p.m.

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County celebrates three generations of firefighters

Three generations volunteer

When a new firefighter graduates, it is tradition that a family member has the honor of pinning on that first badge. When Matthew was pinned, it was an historic moment for the family and the county.

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Local startup Movers Atlas makes moving easier

Local startup grows

Thanks to some local entrepreneurs, finding the best place to move just got a lot easier.

Winter Park City Talk

A decade of espresso-ing your thoughts

This year marks the 10th anniversary of CoffeeTalk and it still rings true as the place for citizens that have “a latte beans to grind” or who simply want to “espresso their thoughts.”

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Orange County students find fun at the theater

Students take the theater

Thanks to a donation by Walt Disney World Resort to United Arts of Central Florida, all 13,000 of Orange County’s eighth graders got to attend a special performance at the Dr. Phillips Center.

How to keep your heart healthy

It is so important to do cardiovascular activity for a number of reasons.

When exercising, your heart will beat faster to pump blood though out your body to provide oxygen to the tissues.

Finding better health in 15 minutets flat

Good news for those who don't like to work out

Now this is one piece of research I can really get behind: Exercising less than the recommended 30 minutes a day still has benefits.

Senior Calendar

Senior events abound

Find out about the month's best senior events happening throughout Central Florida this month.

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Wounded vet to soon recieve home in Winter Park

Vet's house almost finished

A year-long effort to give a wounded U.S. Army veteran a new house in Winter Park has reached the home stretch, with construction completed and the site nearly ready for the home’s installation.

Louis Roney: Just thoughts

The long-term effects of football’s head injuries become ever more evident.

Football is a game I played, and is a game I love, but I remember receiving a blow to my head in a night game once, that knocked me out for several minutes.

Tips for summer flea control

Flea infestations are incredibly annoying and tough to beat

A pre-emptive attack could make a big difference in this summer's flea wars.

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Lawsuit lingers over Eatonville mayor seat

Voter fraud suit stays

A judge denied a motion to dismiss lawsuits against Eatonville Mayor Anthony Grant and the Orange County Canvassing Board last month, stemming from former mayor Bruce Mount’s accusations of voter fraud.

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