The Maitland Police Department held its largest promotion ceremony in recent years on June 2.
Improvements to Fleet Peeples
The latest addition to the park is a large, grassy, shaded area, which has been fenced for the benefit of small dogs and their owners.
Civic Center gets a makeover
The Maitland Civic Center has taken on a new face, an effort to return to its status as the venue its community can rely on for their special events.
Maitland Middle School’s News Crew students recently returned from a national film and broadcast competition, STN (Student Television Network).
Attention scholarship seekers
Rollins College and the Hispanic Heritage Scholarship Fund of Metro Orlando recently announced the establishment of a partnership to award one full-tuition scholarship each year.
Help Winter Park win again!
Last year the city of Winter Park won three awards in the nation-wide America In Bloom program including Tops in our Population Category, Best Arbor Day Celebration and Best Waterways Management.
Join the swim team
The Stone Crabs Swim Team is a year-round USA Swimming program that has been providing swimming opportunities to children in Central Florida since 1991.
Nearly 800 of Central Florida’s government, business and philanthropic leaders rocked with a purpose to the music of Florida rock band Sister Hazel.
Tars go global
Ten students from Rollins College were recently participated in the 2014 Clinton Global Initiative University, on March 21-23 at Arizona State University.
Garrick’s exhibit hits New York
The exhibit – Seeking the Ancient Kallos (Beauty) – by Orlando-based American fine art photographer and Observer columnist J. Joshua Garrick is moving to New York.
Mica awarded by chamber
U.S. Rep. John Mica was presented with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Spirit of Enterprise Award March 19 at the Maitland Chamber of Commerce’s annual meeting for his pro-business voting record in Congress.
Triking for kids
The Rollins College Child Development & Student Research Center recently hosted its annual Trike-A-Thon fundraiser.
Free tax help
Tax-Aide volunteers, trained and certified by the IRS, will provide free income tax assistance at the Winter Park Library every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.
Tars golf for a cause
On a beautiful, Florida “winter” morning in January, the Rollins women’s golf team hosted its annual Legends Golf Classic.
Help your community
Orange County residents who want to make a difference in their community while enjoying tremendous reward are invited to register for volunteer training at Cornerstone Hospice.