Orlando Briefs

The 2010 Chocolate Nutcracker this year will be presented on December 10 -12, at the Bob Carr Performing Arts Centre, two weeks before Christmas. This multi-cultural dance and music extravaganza will include 250 children, youth, and professional dancers, who are exciting and captivating.
Orange County will host the last in a series of Dean Road information meetings on Wednesday, June 26, 2013, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Union Park Middle School located at 1844 Westfall Drive in Orlando.
Goodwill Industries of Central Florida recently collected more than 6,500 pounds of food during its “Fill the Need” food drive, with Second Harvest Food Bank.
The Pine Hills Community Council will host is Annual Meeting on January 6, at the Pine Hills Community Center Building, 6408 N. Jennings Road, beginning at 7:00pm.
Hosted by the Guild of the Museum of Arts & Sciences Daytona Beach, FL Sponsored by the Daytona Beach Partnership Association Dates & Times: November 6, 2010: 9am – 5pm; November 7, 2010: 10am – 4pm Location: Orange Ave. to Bay St. on Beach St. Daytona Beach, FL. Cost: Free to the public. For information:...
The Orange County Regional History Center will launch its Viva Florida 500 commemoration with "500 Years of Eating in Florida: A History of Florida Foodways" on April 11, with Gary Mormino.
Orange County Sheriff Jerry L. Demings and City of Orlando Police Chief Val Demings will lead the 1st Annual “Cruising for the Kids” motorcycle ride and classic car parade on Sunday, November 7th from Orlando Harley-Davidson to Central Florida Fairgrounds benefiting the Orange County Police Athletic League (PAL).
The City of St. Cloud Parks and Recreation staff announces the closure of Ted Broda Memorial Park, located at 4499 Michigan Ave., through the month of January. The purpose of this closure is to complete the parking lot renovation project. The Ted Broda Memorial Park features two tennis courts, an...
Family Services of Metro Orlando, a private, non-profit organization dedicated to empowering communities to create possibilities for children and families, on Wednesday announced two ceremonies to celebrate National Adoption Day in Orange and Osceola counties.  More than 30 children will be adopted from foster care at these ceremonies, more...