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New York Artist Shop to host reception

Posted on December 5, 2014 at 12:36 pm

The New York Artist Shop, 1124 New York Ave., St. Cloud, is hosting an artist reception from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday, Dec. 19 featuring this month’s artist of the month: Sarais Linderman. According to a shop press release, Linderman, was born in Puerto Rico 77 years ago. At an early age she discovered her interest in the visual arts. She studied drawing and painting with different teachers in the

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  • Art center has a new name, Osceola Arts means expansion of its base for the art center

    Posted on November 13, 2014 at 11:17 am

            By Peter Covino A&E Editor The name isn’t the only thing that has changed at the Osceola Center for the Arts. Art center executive director  Brandon Arrington announced the name change to simply Osceola Arts at a special reception held recently at the complex. And it is just one of many changes coming to the center. As the name center for the arts, implies, Arrington said,

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  • Downtown art designed to spark discussion

    Posted on October 28, 2014 at 4:42 pm

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Artist Ana Lazovsky, of Israel, wipes down her sculpture titled “Big Copacabana Wave” in Kissimmee on Oct. 21.

    By Charlie Reed Staff Writer You may like the “Camo Sumo” sculpture installed in front of Kissimmee City Hall last week. You may not. Either way, you’re talking about the art on display downtown, and that’s exactly the point. “We want to invoke emotion and conversation. It’s only been 24 hours and there’s already been conversation about the camo piece. That’s what we want,” said Brianne Stefek, executive director of

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  • Reception set for artist of the month

    Posted on September 17, 2014 at 12:24 pm

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The works of artist Kenneth Wilber will fe featured at the New York Artist Shop in St. Cloud Friday.

    The New York Artist Shop, 1124 New York Ave., St. Cloud, is hosting an artist reception from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday, featuring the month’s artist of the month: Kenneth Wilber. According to a artist shop press release, Wilber said, “I have been an avid outdoorsman my entire life and the wildlife and surroundings that go with it.  Ever since I can remember, I have tried to capture this on

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  • What’s your favorite Orlando area historic icon? Vote now 100 Historic Icons of Orlando Exhibit

    Posted on July 25, 2014 at 11:57 am

              What’s your favorite memory from historic Orlando? Ronnie’s Restaurant? Rosie O’Grady’s? There is still time to submit your favorites for the Orange County Regional History Center’s 100 Historic Icons of Orlando Exhibition: 1960-1985. “The submissions that have been coming in so far have been great. Places such as Ronnie’s and Rosie O’Grady’s made a lasting impact,” said organizer Jason Zangari, in a release from the

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  • ‘Seussical Jr.’ coming to Kissimmee

    Posted on June 25, 2014 at 3:03 pm

    Photo/City of St. Cloud
St. Cloud City Council, City Manager Tom Hurt, Parks and Recreation Director Stephanie Holtkamp, and Parks and Recreation Operations Manager Erin Ochs recognize Parks and Recreation’s Recreation Supervisor Ron Riley as he retires after almost 22 years of service to City of St. Cloud, Parks and Recreation, and the community.

      The magic of Dr. Seuss will be brought to the downtown Kissimmee this month. Actors ages five through 15 will perform “Seussical, Jr.,” a musical based entirely on Dr. Seuss’ works at the historic Berlinsky Community House from June 27 to June 29. Narrated by the Cat in the Hat, the play will follow Horton the Elephant through his journey from the colorful lands of Jungle Nool to the

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  • Let’s get physical with wine at a science center tasting

    Posted on May 2, 2014 at 3:09 pm

          By Peter Covino A&E Editor If you really like wine you should go to The Science of Wine at the Orlando Science Center Saturday, May 10. This is more than just another wine tasting event. This special event fundraiser, now in its fourth year at the center, is more like a wine odyssey, exploring all you need to know about wine growing, unless you plan on starting

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