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220,000 Cubic Yards Collected, Local Hurricane Debris Removal Continues

Orange County hurricane debris removal continues, with more than 220,000 cubic yards collected; completion now estimated by mid-December.

Orlando Area Employment Up, Leading Florida Job Gains in Two Major Industries

The Orlando area’s private sector employment was up 5.2 percent over the year, leading the states job gains in two major industries.

Empowering Good Applications Open for Spring 2023

The Empowering Good program equips local nonprofits with the tools necessary to succeed in the post-pandemic environment, and applications are open.

Local Talent to Perform in 96th Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Two colleagues from the Orlando area will be performing in the Parade as part of Macy’s Singing Christmas Tree.

Lease Agreement for Second Specialty Hospital in Orlando

53-bed facility will help meet growing needs for locally based long-term acute care and rehabilitation services in Orlando.

Lighthouse Team Members Feed Hope Over Holidays

Two local organizations recently teamed up to feed hope for Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida, just in time for the holidays.

Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando Opens Temporary Cat Shelter

The Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando recently had a ribbon cutting for its temporary cat shelter in downtown Orlando.

Local Teacher Receives the Yale Educator Award

Orlando Science Schools teacher Abdulkerim Akyalcin has been awarded the 2022 Yale Educator Award.

Ben Crump Donates $50,000 at FAMU Law Classic Tailgate

On Saturday, November 19th, Florida A&M University (FAMU) College of Law is hosting the annual Classic Tailgate. This is an event for alumni, students,...

Florida Creates Jobs for the 30th Consecutive Month

Governor Ron DeSantis announced that Florida’s economic data continues to show strength while creating jobs.

Initial Step to Build First Green Shipping Corridor, Alternative to Panama Canal

Green Shipping: An alternative to the Panama Canal for shipping containers is planned to be an underground tunnel that uses Maglev technology.