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Chris Jepson: Feminism forever

I consider myself a feminist, and think any man who isn’t as either ignorant or a chauvinist.

To liberally paraphrase George Wallace: Feminism now, feminism tomorrow and feminism forever.

Rollins takes three straight, Wildcats suffer blowout

Winter Park basketball highlights

After a strong week with three straight wins, the Rollins Tars are back up to 5-5 in the Sunshine State Conference and 11-8 overall.

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Winter Park Chamber president has big dreams

The Chamber's new president

Global business was the former focus of energetic businesswoman Betsy Gardner Eckbert, who’s now bringing a local chamber up to speed with rapid changes in the world economy and how customers are reached.

Erika Spence: Business in the Park

It's awards season in Winter Park (red carpet included).

While Hollywood hones in on red carpet events and awards ceremonies, Winter Park has its own awards season.

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Ovations Awards

It’s a night of networking, hors d’oeuvres, wine and winning at the Ovations Awards on Thursday, Jan. 26 at the Rachel D. Murrah Civic Center.

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Local luxury event supports Special Olympics

More than $1,000 was raised to benefit the Special Olympics last Thursday as the Alfond Inn hosted A Luxury Event of Art, Jewelry and Wine.

Education Bulletin

Local university honored at event

Herzing University was honored for its commitment to business and social responsibility with the Corporate Recognition Award during the Eagle Awards, the signature event of the African American Chamber of Commerce of Central Florida, on Jan. 14.

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Seidel, Naylor square off for Winter Park City Commission seat

Seidel, Naylor square off

The race for Seat 1 on the Winter Park City Commission begins. Here's a quick look at the two candidates and their big campaign issues.

Josh Garrick: Culture for Your Calendar

Come out to the fourth annual Fire in the Park Chili Cook-Off to Cure from 8 a.m to 4 p.m. on Saturday.

Big plans are underway for this event filled with award-winning chili, chicken wings, live music, games and family fun – all with a focus on raising money for breast cancer research.

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Athlete of the Month: Jasen West

Hear from the Trinity Prep junior

The sense of competition from the classroom to the basketball court always gets me excited.

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Bomb threats bombard Maitland JCC

Center receives three threats

The Roth Jewish Community Center of Greater Orlando has received three bomb threats this month, compared to the one bomb scare reported in all of 2016.

A year in review at the Winter Park Library

Library reflects

In the 131-year history of the Winter Park Public Library, 2016 certainly was a year like no other in almost every way.

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Morse Museum celebrates 75th anniversary

74 years of art

February will bring a whole month of free admission as well as a 75th anniversary exhibit, a new cellphone audio tour and a free champagne reception on the evening of Feb. 17.

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UCF Knights face tough stretch of opponents

Knights face tough teams

Matchups against Memphis and SMU are testing the mettle of the UCF Knights.

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Following your New Year's fitness goals

Be realistic

What can you do to ensure that you reach your goal? There are a few things!

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'Why Do Fools Fall In Love?'

The Winter Park Playhouse will treat audiences to a fun-loving musical comedy set in the 1960s with “Why Do Fools Fall In Love?” from Jan. 20 through Feb. 18.

Community Bulletin

Polasek accepting submissions for Pulse art exhibit

The Albin Polasek Museum and Sculpture Garden will display an art exhibit to remember a local tragedy, which devastated and shocked the country: the Pulse nightclub shooting.

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Fun with recycled ribbons and wrap

A post-holiday craft

There are plenty of things to do with holiday leftovers. And I'm not talking food. Think of all the colorful catalogs, wrinkled gift wrap, ribbons and bows stashed away in your recycling bin this week.

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Bike- and walk-ability projects could slow Winter Park firefighters

Deputy fire chief speaks

Some Winter Park emergency responders say that bike lanes and walking paths are putting them in a pinch, forcing them to find alternate routes to meet set response times.

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Taylor, Williams lead UCF Knights on tear

UCF stars step up

Big wins over Houston and USF have brought the UCF men's basketball team to a 14-4 record overall and a 5-1 record in conference play.

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