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Josh Garrick: Culture for Your Calendar

This week’s grand opening of the new Smoothie King in Winter Park is also be a fundraiser for the local Crosby YMCA.

On July 16 all smoothie sales up to $1,500 will go to the YMCA. In addition, on July 17, Smoothie King will give away free T-shirts to the first 100 guests.

Winter Park City Talk

Be a part of the vision

“Vision Winter Park” continues to set the stage to guide the vision for the city’s future.

Louis Roney: My 'wacko' wife

I have confessed my unworthiness to b.w. a thousand times — but to no avail.

Years can go by in which a deeply troubled psyche stubbornly manifests itself in the gaudy guise of felicity.

Maitland City Talk

Station gets a lift

Lift stations do an extremely important job: they transport wastewater throughout the city.

Chris Jepson: A recommendation for Pope Francis, for America

Should the impoverished be encouraged to have children?

Should poor people incapable of sustaining themselves multiply their and our nation’s poverty by having more children?

Josh Garrick: Culture for Your Calendar

A special performance by CFCArts’ professional vocal ensemble, Legacy, will be an added highlight at this week's Good Morning Winter Park.

At Good Morning Winter Park this week, Joshua Vickery, founder and executive director of Central Florida Community Arts, talks about how the hundreds of CFCArts volunteers bring the arts to Central Florida and beyond.

Winter Park City Talk

How to have a happy, safe 4th of July

On behalf of the city of Winter Park, I wish you a safe and happy Independence Day.

Louis Roney: America the beautiful

Whatever concept of God you have, if you have been around the world a bit, you’ll recognize that America is a blessed piece of real estate.

Once our forebears had started governing themselves in Virginia, Massachusetts, etc., people in the countries they had left began to compare their lives with ours, and theirs were often found wanting.

Maitland City Talk

Independence Day illuminations

Due to the hazards associated with fireworks, the rules and regulations in Florida prohibit the sale of items to the general public that explode or fly.

Chris Jepson: Might too, all conservatives

Wow! What a challenging month June was for conservatives.

The Pope came out for cleaning-up Earth’s environment, gays can marry, Obamacare upheld and abstinence-only sex education took a hit.

Josh Garrick: Culture for Your Calendar

Your full guide to celebrating the Fourth in Central Florida.

Grab your friends, neighbors and kids to celebrate Independence Day – Baldwin Park style a day early on July 3.

Winter Park City Talk

Visioning continues

On June 10 Vision Winter Park began its year-long process with the launching of

Louis Roney: Sizing up our lives

I believe that the United States is a morally good nation that wishes to have no enemies at all.

This is much like a very good-natured friendly dog who wishes to have no fleas, but attracts them whenever he walks out the door.

Cross training to enhance your dog’s fitness

Training is just as important for dogs as humans.

Recently, there’s been a lot of research in the field of canine conditioning, mostly to improve the performance of canine athletes and performance dogs.

Maitland City Talk

Honoring local heros

The fire chief recognized several members of the department who have gone above and beyond in delivering exceptional customer service to the citizens, businesses and visitors of Maitland.