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Local teen wins Youth of the Year

Eatonville’s Maryah Sullivan has been officially announced as the 2014 National Youth of the Year by the Boys & Girls Clubs of America.

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Got art inspired by Winter Park?

Casa Feliz is hosting an art show Jan. 8 to 18 called “There’s No Place Like Home: Art Inspired by Winter Park’s Historic Architecture.”

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Rollins seeks volunteer businesses

Center for Advanced Entrepreneurship at Rollins College is seeking applications for women-owned businesses.

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Winter Park non-profits: looking for volunteers?

Leadership Winter Park, a program of the Winter Park Chamber of Commerce, is seeking submissions for service-based class projects from local non-profits, community advisory groups and small businesses.

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Leasing Park Avenue

Hold-Thyssen Inc., a Winter Park-based real estate services firm, recently negotiated a five-year lease agreement for 3,817 rentable square feet in Suite 200 at 243 W. Park Ave. in downtown Winter Park.

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Big grant for arts and sciences

Arts and science education for Central Florida preschoolers received a financial boost today with a $400,000 grant from the PNC Foundation.

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NAI Realvest negotiates new lease at Horatio Professional Center

Real estate firm NAI Realvest recently negotiated a new lease agreement for 5,153 rentable square feet at Horatio Professional Center.

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Leading Freedom Ride

Dr. John W. McCutchen, former President of the Jewett Orthopaedic Clinic in Winter Park, was recently elected to the Board of Directors for Freedom Ride.

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Staples supports local dance center

Staples Foundation, the private charitable arm of Staples Inc., awarded $5,000 to The Center for Contemporary Dance last month under a program that lets Staples associates direct donations.

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Winston-James negotiates lease for new office

Winston-James Development recently negotiated a long-term lease agreement on a 937-square-foot office/warehouse facility at its Aloma Business Center.

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Track Shack Foundation appoints new board member

Adam Fenichel, an orthopedic surgeon specializing in pediatric orthopedic care and hand surgery at Jewett Orthopaedic Clinic, was recently appointed to the Board of Trustees at the Track Shack Foundation.

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Winter Park ranks third on 10 best places in Florida

Winter Park came in third on the top 10 Best Places in Florida list.

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Seniors learn driving safety

Thirty-five senior drivers brought their vehicles to Rollins College Hamilton Holt School to take part in CarFit, learning to become safer drivers.

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Firm celebrates 40 years

Moore Stephens Lovelace, P.A., a regional certified public accounting firm, celebrated 40 years in business this month.

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Local YMCA swimmers make big splash

Andy Kroupa and Rich Mercer of the Winter Park YMCA and Rick O’Dell of the Downtown Orlando YMCA won big last month at the United States Masters Swimming Short Course meet in Santa Clara, Calif.