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Keeping a watchful Eye on sharks, sharks arrive at new Sea Life Orlando

Posted on April 22, 2015 at 12:38 pm

      By Peter Covino A&E Editor Just when you thought it was safe to walk on International Drive. There might not be any shark attacks in one of the busiest tourism areas in the Orlando, but I-Drive definitely has a shark invasion. The new Sea Life Orlando Aquarium, part of I-Drive 360, which includes Orlando Eye observation wheel, welcomed its two newest residents Friday, sandbar sharks. The sharks

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  • Foodie ticket discount, World Food Championships early bird discounts

    Posted on April 22, 2015 at 12:21 pm

          By Peter Covino A&E Editor The World Food Championships isn’t coming to Kissimmee until November, but area residents can get discount tickets on all the fun if they act now. The big Las Vegas event, which is moving to Kissimmee for the first time, will feature the ultimate I championship events in various cooking and food categories. Area residents will be able to purchase discount tickets for

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  • Hot rods are coming to OHP

    Posted on April 17, 2015 at 1:54 pm

            Here come the Goodguys. The Goodguys Rod & Custom Association brings its Full Throttle Family fun to the Osceola Heritage Park again next weekend, April 25-26. The event features more than  1,500 candy colored and chromed hot rods, customs, classics, muscle cars and trucks and all years American made or powered vehicles to the Sunshine state.  This event, in its second year on the Full Throttle

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Mascots “Shark and Minnow” will be present during two St. Cloud events in May – Splash for Our Kids’ Safety (S.O.S.) May 16 and Iddy Biddy Pool Party May 20.

St. Cloud swim lessons, pool party, gardening opportunities during month of May

Posted on April 24, 2015 at 12:13 pm

The city of St. Cloud Parks and Recreation Department staff will provide a variety of recreational programs, events and activities year-round for the residents and neighbors of the city of St. Cloud. Coming up in May: • Swim Lessons: Session 6 registration will be May 2, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., and May 5, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., at the Civic Center (3001 17th St.). Weekday swim lessons

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  • Volunteers to be recognized

    Posted on April 24, 2015 at 12:12 pm

    Heart of Florida United Way Volunteer Resource Center is recognizing outstanding volunteers in the Central Florida community with its second Community Volunteer Excellence Awards. Volunteers from any nonprofit, government, faith-based or educational organization serving Orange, Seminole or Osceola counties are considered eligible. All winners will receive a commemorative award and will be recognized at a ceremony and reception on Tuesday, July 14 at the Rosen Centre Hotel. Volunteers can be

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  • Foodie ticket discount, World Food Championships early bird discounts

    Posted on April 22, 2015 at 12:21 pm

          By Peter Covino A&E Editor The World Food Championships isn’t coming to Kissimmee until November, but area residents can get discount tickets on all the fun if they act now. The big Las Vegas event, which is moving to Kissimmee for the first time, will feature the ultimate I championship events in various cooking and food categories. Area residents will be able to purchase discount tickets for

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