Orlando Briefs

Hispanic Achievers, a non-profit Organization, is presenting its Diversity Career  Fair for the seventh year.  These recruitment events have allowed Central Florida residents to be informed of jobs available at companies from different industries and have had the opportunity to apply. Diversity Career Fair Tuesday, June 29th, 2010 12 noon - 4:00...
Liberty National Life Insurance Company, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Torchmark Corporation , which is headquartered in McKinney, Texas, is announcing a hiring event for the Greater Orlando area.
Brian Fay of Orlando graduated with a Certificate graduate study in Economic Forecasting from the University at Albany. During its Spring Commencement Weekend May 15-16, the University at Albany awarded 3,141 degrees, including 2,260 undergraduate and 881 graduate degrees. The undergraduates received degrees in 50 different majors, with the largest...
The Department of Homeland Security’s Office of Infrastructure Protection (IP) is hosting the second annual Critical Infrastructure and Key Resources Asset Protection Technical Assistance Program (CAPTAP) Conference on June 23-24, 2010, in Orlando, Florida. The conference provides a no-cost training opportunity for State and local first responders, government officials,...
The Florida Department of Health (DOH) emphasizes the importance of protecting against mosquito-borne diseases during the summer rainy season, which include peak mosquito activity months.
Florida’s Emergency Management officials are reminding residents and visitors that June 20-26, 2010 is Lightning Safety Awareness Week. Hurricanes and tornadoes are not the only kinds of hazardous weather in the Sunshine State; Florida is the lightning capital of North America with an average of 1.4 million cloud-to-ground lightning strikes per year.
Known for its one-of-a-kind, locally made art, jewelry, and gifts, Artistree Co-op is supporting Faith Project International with a benefit called “Sew Many Blessings”. They are inviting the community to join the Artistree designers for an evening of sewing, knitting, or crocheting items for the Stove Program in Guatemala. “Sew...
The Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) joins the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) and SecureFlorida.org in recognizing June as National Internet Safety Month. Floridians are encouraged to educate themselves about Internet safety and review tips for keeping children safe online.
When County Road 448 closes Friday night for two days as crews work to replace the railroad crossing, residents on both sides of the tracks can rest assured fire service will be available.