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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.

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Commending Preservation Capen

Winter Park's Preservation Capen was recently awarded an Outstanding Achievement award at the Florida Trust for Historic Preservation's 2014 Historic Preservation Awards.

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Police promotions

The Maitland Police Department held its largest promotion ceremony in recent years on June 2.

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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.

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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.