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Knightmare start: UCF looks for first win

Second loss for UCF

It's been a very long time since UCF lost two games to start a season: dating back to the most notorious season of all time.

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Winter Park Wildcats thrashed, UCF Knights shocked

Fall to FIU

The Knights carried a 14-3 lead and let it fall apart in the second half, fizzling out for good on a weak drive that ended in a blocked field goal.

Winter Park City Talk

Congrats to our fire chief

Winter Park Fire Chief James E. White was presented with the Ronny Jack Coleman Leadership Legacy Award during the Center for Public Safety Excellence (CPSE) 16th annual Awards Ceremony in Atlanta.

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Christina Rordam: Choosing a Realtor, what to look for and what matters?

Ultimately there are some things that I’d recommend anyone in need of professional real estate services consider when selecting their agent, regardless of whom they do choose.

You should follow these guidelines and make an informed decision when hiring a Realtor.

Louis Roney: Staying young

Always remember: Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.

Never leave your brain idle. “An idle mind is the devil's workshop." And the devil's name is Alzheimer's.


Winter Park Sip, Shop & Stroll

Winter Park Sip, Shop & Stroll event returns to Park Avenue on Sept. 10 from 5 to 8 p.m.

Tip to keep junk drawer less chaotic

The key is corkboard

Line junk drawers in the kitchen or bathroom with inexpensive sheets of corkboard.

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Park Avenue's parallel to get a makeover

Street to get a makeover

New York Avenue is set to get a facelift – an effort to bring the charm of Park Avenue to another downtown Winter Park road.

Maitland City Talk

Help vision city parks

The city is updating the Parks & Recreation Master Plan. It outlines the types of parks, facilities, and recreational programming Maitland residents would like to see in their community.

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Maitland works to take ownership of downtown traffic

Taking control of traffic

The city of Maitland is exploring different avenues to curb traffic in its downtown district. One of those routes includes taking one eponymous cut-through street into city custody.

Chris Jepson: Glow old with me

What we all desire is that one person we love unconditionally and they us.

h sure, clean water, nourishing food, sufficient sleep, safety—once such fundamentals are achieved, at some core level we desire someone to share—intimately—life’s ups and downs.

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Tropical recipes to keep summer cooking

jerk pork chops with pineapple

We love this shortcut Jamaican jerk — made with thick, juicy pork and succulent fruit. Try our jerk rub on chicken pieces or salmon steaks too.

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Winter Park prepares to tap reserves for golf course renovations

Taping reserves for renovations

Winter Park has set aside money to renovate the Winter Park County Club, though from a controversial source.

Josh Garrick: Culture for Your Calendar

Orlando Shakes is bringing “Spamalot,” lovingly ripped off from the classic Monty Python film, to Orlando.

If you’ve ever followed my recommendation, "Spamalot" is the “must-see” event of the season, so buy your tickets now.

Home & Garden Calendar

Orlando Home & Garden Show

The Orlando Home & Garden Show takes place each winter and fall at the Orange County Convention Center and showcases hundreds of exhibits for builders, contractors, and DIY projects for the home.

Showcase grandkids with fun photo frame

With Grandparents Day just around the corner on Sunday, Sept. 13, remember them with the best gift of all — updated photos of you and the kids!

Not only do the frames look slick, but they won't break in the mail en route to Grandmother's house.

Community Bulletin

Boy scout earns eagle rank

Boy Scout Troop 62, sponsored by St. Margaret Mary, is pleased to announce that Andy Vaughan earned his rank of Eagle on Aug. 12.

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UCF Knights fall to badly ranked FIU

FIU in upset

The Knights left their first game of 2015 in the hands of a rookie kicker 47 yards from the uprights.

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50 Cent to make Oviedo appearance

Rapper pushes vodka label

Those looking to get up close and personal with hip-hopper 50 Cent need only buy a bottle of vodka in Oviedo.

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Knights kick off season against Panthers

Knights face Panthers

The Knights are ready for an unusual 6 p.m. Thursday start against Florida International as they look to leap out to a win in their defense of back-to-back American Athletic Conference championships.

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