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Osceola School District’s 2014 Education in the Park Event will be May 10 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Posted on April 24, 2014 at 9:38 am

The Osceola School District will host its annual Education in the Park event on Saturday, May 10, outside of Osceola Heritage Park from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.  This is the largest youth-oriented event in Osceola County, as over 18,000 people are expected to come and enjoy this free family fun day designed to celebrate children and education. Highlights of the event will include: Educational displays featuring over 100 interactive

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  • Kissimmee, St. Cloud police participate in National Drug Take Back Initiative

    Posted on April 18, 2014 at 1:58 pm

    The Kissimmee and St. Cloud police departments, in conjunction with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and local law enforcement agencies, will participate in the National Take Back Initiative.  This initiative provides an opportunity for residents to safely dispose of expired or unwanted prescription medication. On Saturday, from 10 a.m. to  2 p.m., residents can drop off their unwanted or expired prescription drugs to the Kissimmee Police Department located at 8

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  • Record Store Day has got you covered this weekend

    Posted on April 18, 2014 at 9:45 am

    By Peter Covino A&E Editor If you are nostalgic about the good old days of music, when you had to play music, one record at a time, today (Saturday) was made just for you. It is Record Store Day and participating record stores (yes, they still exist) are offering limited edition vinyl records, specials and more. The day, which celebrates the independent record store, not  only features a special collection

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  • I-Drive attraction will be an Eye opener. Orlando Eye will be ready for visitors by next spring, as will Sea Life Aquarium

    Posted on April 18, 2014 at 9:36 am

    By Peter Covino A&E Editor You won’t be able to see the Orlando Eye from downtown Kissimmee when the 400-foot tall attraction opens sometime next year, but you just might be able to see downtown Kissimmee from atop the giant observation wheel. The off-again, on-again project, is most definitely on as media and invited guests got an inside look this week at what will be literally, the biggest project ever

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  • It’s a mega car and hot rod show, Goodguys Nationals makes first stop ever in Osceola County at OHP next weekend

    Posted on April 18, 2014 at 9:20 am

    By Peter Covino A&E Editor Get ready for a car show unlike anything Osceola County has ever seen. The Goodguys All-American Nationals, an event featuring more than 1,500 classic show cars and hot rods, comes to Osceola Heritage Park next weekend. Put on by the Goodguys Rod & Custom Association, which holds several car shows events nationwide, the three-day show, Friday, April 25, Saturday, April 26, and Sunday, April 27,

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  • Gone with the Wind exhibit is coming to Central Florida

    Posted on April 11, 2014 at 12:41 pm

    The Orange County Regional History Center’s exhibition Gone With the Wind: Reel to Real, commemorates the 75th anniversary of the film adaptation of Margaret Mitchell’s Civil War novel. The exhibition features the original gowns, costumes and artifacts of the film and is derived entirely from one collector, James Tumblin, who has the largest private collection of memorabilia from the film. The exhibition runs August 16 – November 30. James Tumblin,

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  • And the Oscar goes to….documentary on history of Academy Awards is at theaters for two days only

    Posted on April 11, 2014 at 9:34 am

        By Peter Covino A&E Editor Whether you love them or hate them, the annual Academy Awards telecast is the year’s biggest and most talked about awards event. Fathom Events and Turner Classic Movies will give you an inside look at the Academy Awards, including a journey through its history at And the Oscars Goes To…, a documentary being screened for two days only Sunday and Wednesday at theaters

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