CoffeeTalk with Commissioner Carolyn Cooper
CoffeeTalk featuring Commissioner Cooper will be held Thursday, Sept. 15, at 8 a.m., at the Winter Park Welcome Center located at 151 W. Lyman Ave.
Budget set for increase
Winter Park hopes to plant new trees and maintain its existing ones with a boost in funding.
Residents seek preservation
What started as a rezoning request for a parking lot turned into a greater discussion of the state of the west side of Winter Park during Tuesday's Planning and Zoning Meeting.
Wristbands spread message
Winter Park police officers are recognizing residents performing good deeds with wristbands — each inscribed with a serial number so their journey can be tracked.
Deal offered chief job
The city recently offered the position of police chief to Atlantic Beach Police Chief J. Michael Deal, who accepted the offer and is currently undergoing a background check process.
City approves incentives
Winter Park City Commissioners approved three new incentives during their meeting last Monday to encourage residents to create a historic district in their neighborhood or put their homes on the city’s historic registry.
Chief moves on
It’s difficult for Winter Park Police Chief Brett Railey to wrap his head around it: the fact that he will wake up next Monday morning and not put on his uniform.
New chief withdraws
Dallas Police Department Deputy Chief Vernon Hale has had a change of heart, informing the city he will not be taking over as the new Winter Park Police Chief.
Hostage escapes from husband
It began with a single word via text massage: “help.”
City revisits project
The Winter Park City Commission last Monday discussed revisiting the construction of a monument in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. – a conceptualized project that never came to fruition.
City picks Dallas deputy chief
Winter Park has found its new police chief in Dallas Police Department Narcotics Division Deputy Chief Vernon Hale, who was interviewed last week and accepted the job offer.
Park plans proceed
Martin Luther King Jr. Park remains the official site for the new Winter Park library/civic center – for now.
Library petitioners to speak
The struggle over the location of a new library/civic center in Winter Park will reach a turning point on Monday as Winter Park residents will defend their stance of keeping the new facility out of MLK Park.
Local election approaches
Four candidates have thrown their hat in the ring to claim the Orange County District 5 seat – and they want your vote.
Resident reaches 100
Winter Parker centenarian Elmer Brown has seen the world from a Navy repair ship, and says he never lost a boxing match.