Events

Aug 20 6:00 PM
Town of Windermere Tree Board meeting
Town of Windermere 614 Main St
Aug 21 10:15 AM
Storybook Fun
Orange County Library Winter Garden Branch 805 E. Plant St.
Aug 21 10:45 AM
Toddler Time
Orange County Library Winter Garden Branch 805 E. Plant St.
Aug 21 11:15 AM
Tiny Tales
Orange County Library Winter Garden Branch 805 E. Plant St.
Aug 21 11:30 AM
Caregiver Connect: Stay and Play
Orange County Library Winter Garden Branch 805 E. Plant St.

Latest News

Business
WEST ORANGE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: 2019 Transportation Conversation
Press release submission | Aug 19, 2019

The Chamber’s Economic & Governmental Advocacy Committee is hosting several Spotlight Speaker presentations based on transportation current and future needs in Central Florida.

Business

WEST ORANGE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Dining Deals

Press release submission | Aug 12, 2019

#DealoftheDay Check out this exclusive offer brought to you by Teak Neighborhood Grill, featured on the Travel Channel's website as the place to go for a beer and a burger.

Education

UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX-FLORIDA: Black Male Educators Sound Alarm Regarding Lack of Diversity in P-12 Classrooms

Press release submission | Aug 5, 2019

A diverse and inclusive education workforce can play a critical role in ensuring that students receive a robust, quality educational experience.

Business

WEST ORANGE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: U.S. News & World Report names AdventHealth Orlando No. 1 hospital in Florida

Press release submission | Aug 5, 2019

AdventHealth Orlando has been recognized as the No. 1 hospital in Florida and the top in Orlando by U.S.

Obituaries

Obituary: Monica Carpenter Aug 20, 2019

Monica Carpenter, 57, died peacefully on Saturday, August 17, 2019.

Obituary: Thomas Mabson Williams Aug 20, 2019

Thomas Mabson Williams, 72, passed away on August 15, 2019 at Health Central Park in Winter Garden, FL.

Obituary: Helen E Hutchinson Aug 13, 2019

Helen Evelyn Rogers Hutchinson, 96, went home to her Lord on August 9, 2019.

Obituary: Shirley J. (Jones) Crosby Aug 7, 2019

Shirley J. (Jones) Crosby passed away on 8/2/19.

Obituary: John Lawrence “Larry” Smith Aug 6, 2019

John Lawrence “Larry” Smith, 72, of Winter Haven, Florida passed away on July 29, 2019 in Winter Haven, Florida.

Business

WEST ORANGE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: 2019 Transportation Conversation
Press release submission | Aug 19, 2019

The Chamber’s Economic & Governmental Advocacy Committee is hosting several Spotlight Speaker presentations based on transportation current and future needs in Central Florida.

WEST ORANGE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Dining Deals
Press release submission | Aug 12, 2019

#DealoftheDay Check out this exclusive offer brought to you by Teak Neighborhood Grill, featured on the Travel Channel's website as the place to go for a beer and a burger.

WEST ORANGE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: U.S. News & World Report names AdventHealth Orlando No. 1 hospital in Florida

Press release submission | Aug 5, 2019

AdventHealth Orlando has been recognized as the No. 1 hospital in Florida and the top in Orlando by U.S.

TOWSON UNIVERSITY: Announcement-Thursday's Long Range Planning Committee has been cancelled

Press release submission | Jul 29, 2019

Announcement-Thursday's Long Range Planning Committee meeting has been cancelled.

Education

UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX-FLORIDA: August Study Session to be held August 29
Press release submission | Aug 19, 2019

Pack your backpacks and computer bags, we’re going on a virtual road trip.

Sticker shock: Which 2-year U.S. schools charge the lowest in-state tuition?
Local Labs News Service | Aug 19, 2019

State residents enrolled at Florida institutions of higher learning face among the lowest cost of attending two-year in-state colleges and universities in the U.S., according to an analysis of federal data.

From Florida Business Daily

The price of education: Which 2-year Florida schools charge the lowest in-state tuition?

Local Labs News Service | Aug 14, 2019

Florida residents attending two-year schools pay the lowest in-state tuition at Cape Coral Technical College, Flagler Technical Institute and Fred D. Learey Technical College, according to an analysis of federal data.

UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX-FLORIDA: Black Male Educators Sound Alarm Regarding Lack of Diversity in P-12 Classrooms

Press release submission | Aug 5, 2019

A diverse and inclusive education workforce can play a critical role in ensuring that students receive a robust, quality educational experience.

Family

TOWN OF WINDERMERE: Windermere Rocks
Press release submission | Jul 15, 2019

Looking for something fun to do with your family this summer?

TOWN OF WINDERMERE: Recycling

Press release submission | Jun 10, 2019

We're glad that our residents love recycling!

TOWN OF WINDERMERE: Announcement- Cancelled Meeting

Press release submission | May 27, 2019

Thursday's Long Range Planning Meeting has been cancelled.

Real Estate

Analysis: Orange County has 17th highest home vacancy rate among Florida counties.
Florida Local News Service reports | Mar 1, 2019

The number of vacant homes in Florida's Orange County was more than 6,200 in the third quarter of 2018, an eight-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Analysis: Home affordability in Orange County tanks
Florida Local News Network reports | Dec 13, 2018

Orange County had the sixth lowest home affordability index in Florida in the third quarter, according to an analysis of 440 counties by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Q3 real estate sales report: Tildenville

Local Labs News Service | Dec 11, 2018

Median prices rose in Tildenville over last year, and are up 120.1 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to third quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Q3 real estate sales report: Orlovista

Local Labs News Service | Dec 10, 2018

Median prices rose in Orlovista over last year, and are up 224.1 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to third quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Sports

Analysis: University of Central Florida posts third highest gender pay gap for head coaches in Florida
Florida Local News Network reports | Nov 19, 2018

Men’s head coach salaries at University of Central Florida outpaced women’s team coaches by 352 percent, according to an Apopka Times analysis of recent U.S. Department of Education data.

FAITH CHRISTIAN ACADEMY: Congratulations to Andrea Montes our Faith Athletics Athlete of the Week
Press release submission | Sep 24, 2018

Andrea has done an amazing job transitioning into a new position as our Varsity Volleyball setter this season and taking a leadership role on the team.

HEALTH CENTRAL HOSPITAL: What Athletes Should Know About Hydration

Press release submission | Sep 24, 2018

Even with #summer behind us, it’s still important to stay #hydrated, particularly when participating in #sports.

Windermere Prep adds new strength coach, trainer

Carrie Bradon | Sep 1, 2018

Windermere Prep is excited to welcome two new additions to their athletic department in head strength coach Micah Kurtz and athletic trainer Nathan Peck.

Florida News Network