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Latest News

Business
WEST ORANGE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: City of Ocoee Launches Community Survey
Press release submission | Oct 15, 2019

City of Ocoee residents will have the chance to provide feedback about the city’s parks and recreation programs. The city is updating its Comprehensive Plan and the Parks, Recreation, & Trails Master Plan and is asking residents to take an online community survey.

Business
WEST ORANGE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: City of OCOEE Florida Law Enforcement Accreditation
Press release submission | Oct 15, 2019

On Wednesday, October 2, 2019, the Commission for Florida Law Enforcement Accreditation, Inc., awarded the Ocoee Police Department its first Certificate of Accreditation.

Family

TOWN OF WINDERMERE: The Manors Sidewalk Repair UPDATE

Press release submission | Oct 8, 2019

Due to prior commitments, the contractor will be returning within the next 30 days to continue replacing damaged sidewalks in the Manors.

Family

TOWN OF WINDERMERE: Duke Energy Tree Trim - 4th Quarter 2019

Press release submission | Oct 2, 2019

Crews will be pruning trees along electric lines located within Windermere during the 4th quarter of 2019.

Obituaries

Obituary: Danielle Candice Warner Oct 15, 2019

Danielle Candice Warner, 28, of Minneola, passed away Monday, October 7, 2019.

Obituary: Robert Zack Oct 15, 2019

He passed away on October 12, 2019 in Winter Garden, Florida.

Obituary for Laura Leigh Thomas Oct 15, 2019

Laura Leigh Thomas (Lori), 53, of Orlando, Florida gained her eternal wings on Wednesday, October 9, 2019.

Obituary: William Lawrence McCook Oct 9, 2019

William Lawrence McCook Junior, 73, passed away peacefully on Thursday, October 3rd, 2019.

Obituary: Yves- Rose Piard Oct 8, 2019

She passed away on October 3, 2019 in Ocoee, Florida.

Business

WEST ORANGE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: City of Ocoee Launches Community Survey
Press release submission | Oct 15, 2019

City of Ocoee residents will have the chance to provide feedback about the city’s parks and recreation programs. The city is updating its Comprehensive Plan and the Parks, Recreation, & Trails Master Plan and is asking residents to take an online community survey.

WEST ORANGE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: City of OCOEE Florida Law Enforcement Accreditation
Press release submission | Oct 15, 2019

On Wednesday, October 2, 2019, the Commission for Florida Law Enforcement Accreditation, Inc., awarded the Ocoee Police Department its first Certificate of Accreditation.

Education

Sticker shock: Which U.S. schools charge the highest in-state tuition?
Local Labs News Service | Oct 14, 2019

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

The price of education: Which Florida schools charge the highest in-state tuition?
Local Labs News Service | Oct 7, 2019

Florida residents pay the highest in-state tuition at L3 Commercial Training Solutions Airline Academy, Aviator College of Aeronautical Science and Technology and Rollins College, according to an analysis of federal data.

From Florida Business Daily

Sticker shock: Which U.S. schools charge the lowest in-state tuition?

Local Labs News Service | Sep 30, 2019

U.S. residents enrolled at Florida institutions of higher learning face among the lowest cost of attending 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 4-year Florida schools charge the highest in-state tuition?

Local Labs News Service | Sep 16, 2019

Florida residents attending four-year schools pay the highest in-state tuition at Rollins College, Ringling College of Art and Design and Stetson University, according to an analysis of federal data.

Family

TOWN OF WINDERMERE: The Manors Sidewalk Repair UPDATE
Press release submission | Oct 8, 2019

Due to prior commitments, the contractor will be returning within the next 30 days to continue replacing damaged sidewalks in the Manors.

TOWN OF WINDERMERE: Duke Energy Tree Trim - 4th Quarter 2019
Press release submission | Oct 2, 2019

Crews will be pruning trees along electric lines located within Windermere during the 4th quarter of 2019.

TOWN OF WINDERMERE: Free Shredding Event to be held September 28

Press release submission | Sep 24, 2019

Bring your sensitive documents or other paper waste to protect your identity and for complimentary disposal!

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.

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