Events

Dec 10 5:45 PM
Orlando Elks Lodge #1079 Public Bingo
Orlando Elks Lodge #1079 12 N. Primrose Drive
Dec 10 6:45 PM
Orlando Elks Lodge #1079 Public Bingo
Orlando Elks Lodge #1079 12 N. Primrose Drive
Dec 11 4:00 PM
Holiday Networking Mixer
Orlando Regional Chamber of Commerce 301 E Pine St
Dec 13 8:00 AM
Downtown BUSINESS PARTNERS Referral Group meeting
Orlando Regional Chamber of Commerce 301 E Pine St
Dec 15 8:00 AM
Business BUILDERS Referral Group meeting
Orlando Regional Chamber of Commerce 301 E Pine St

Latest News

Business
ORLANDO BREWING: Drink Beer, Talk Climate AMA to be held December 10
Press release submission | Dec 10, 2018

Want to guzzle an organic cold one and ask everything about Climate Change you were too afraid to ask?

Real Estate

Q3 real estate sales report: Holden Heights

Local Labs News Service | Dec 3, 2018

Median prices rose in Holden Heights over last year, and are up 297.3 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to third quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Real Estate

Q3 real estate sales report: Conway

Local Labs News Service | Dec 2, 2018

Median prices rose in Conway over last year, and are up 52.7 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to third quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Obituaries

Obituary for Tammy (Pooh Bear) Robin Shelton Dec 10, 2018

Tammy (Pooh Bear) Robin Shelton, 52, life-long resident of Brooksville, Florida passed away December 4, 2018 at her home surrounded by her loving family.

Obituary for Anna R Cooke Dec 10, 2018

Anna R Cooke aka Bam of Spring Hill Florida passed away on 12/5/18 at the beautiful age of 91.

Obituary for Clyde Gary Ely Dec 10, 2018

Clyde Gary Ely, 79, of Brooksville, Florida passed away peacefully at his home on December 4, 2018.

Obituary for Richard A Parlato Dec 10, 2018

Richard A Parlato, 67, of Spring Hill, FL passed away on December 4, 2018.

Obituary for John T. Blazier Dec 3, 2018

John T. Blazier, 80, of Spring Hill, Florida, passed away on November 30, 2018.

Business

ORLANDO BREWING: Drink Beer, Talk Climate AMA to be held December 10
Press release submission | Dec 10, 2018

Want to guzzle an organic cold one and ask everything about Climate Change you were too afraid to ask?

From Apopka Times

Florida gets above-average marks on financial transparency

Florida Local News Network reports | Nov 15, 2018

Florida received a score of 76 on making key financial information accessible and understandable to the public, according to a new report from Truth in Accounting (TIA), a Chicago-based policy institute.

FLORIDA HOSPITAL ORLANDO: Florida Hospitals in tri-county area receive an ‘A’ for patient safety in Fall 2018 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade

Press release submission | Nov 12, 2018

Florida Hospital campuses in the tri-county area — Altamonte, Apopka, Celebration, East Orlando, Kissimmee, Orlando and Winter Park — were awarded an ‘A’ from The Leapfrog Group’s Fall 2018 Hospital Safety Grade.

Education

University of Florida among schools with lowest drop in acceptance rates
Florida Local News Network reports | Dec 5, 2018

One Florida university made a list of 20 schools that defied recent trends and posted the smallest decreases in student acceptance rates over the past 12 years, according to a new study by BusinessStudent.com.

ORANGE COUNTY REGIONAL HISTORY CENTER: DNA and Genealogy with Allison Ryall to be held Dec. 2

Press release submission | Nov 26, 2018

Learn the basics of genetic genealogy and discover how DNA testing can help answer genealogical questions.

Family

HUNTER'S CREEK COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION DEPARTMENT OF ACCOUNTING AND FINANCE: Second Annual Twilight Parade
Press release submission | Nov 19, 2018

It's not too late to register an entry in the Second Annual Twilight Parade, which will march down Town Center Blvd. at 5 pm on Saturday, December 1.

ORANGE COUNTY GOVERNMENT FLORIDA: Call to Residents and Organizations: Orange County Mayor’s Adopt A Fire Station

Press release submission | Nov 6, 2018

With the help of the Neighborhood Preservation & Revitalization Division, Orange County Fire Rescue will once again participate in Orange County Mayor’s Adopt a Fire Station for the holidays.

Real Estate

Q3 real estate sales report: Holden Heights
Local Labs News Service | Dec 3, 2018

Median prices rose in Holden Heights over last year, and are up 297.3 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to third quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Q3 real estate sales report: Conway
Local Labs News Service | Dec 2, 2018

Median prices rose in Conway over last year, and are up 52.7 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to third quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Q3 real estate sales report: Pine Castle

Local Labs News Service | Dec 1, 2018

Median prices rose in Pine Castle over last year, and are up 64.1 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to third quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Metropolis Real Estate Solutions LLC sells 1100 Delaney Ave., Unit F106, Orlando

Local Labs News Service | Dec 1, 2018

On Nov. 15, 2018, Kmtg Property Management Investments LLC purchased a one bedroom, one bathroom home at 1100 Delaney Ave., Unit F106, Orlando from Metropolis Real Estate Solutions LLC for $135,000.

Sports

ORANGE COUNTY GOVERNMENT FLORIDA: Annual Florida Blue Florida Classic Highlights World-Class Camping World Stadium in Orange County
Press release submission | Nov 26, 2018

Once again, Orange County hosted thousands of fans at Camping World Stadium for the 2019 Florida Blue Florida Classic on Saturday, Nov. 17 for the much-anticipated rivalry game between Florida A&M University (FAMU) Rattlers and the Bethune-Cookman University (BCU) Wildcats.

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.

CENTRAL FLORIDA SPORTS COMMISSION: Orlando To Host Monster Jam World Finals® XX

Press release submission | Sep 6, 2018

Monster Jam®, the unexpected, unscripted and unforgettable larger-than-life sport, is proud to announce Orlando, Florida as the first host city in Monster Jam World Finals® new schedule.

Florida News Network