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Osceola News-Gazette delivery running late today.

Posted on October 2, 2014 at 9:21 am

Delivery of the Thursday 10-2 edition of the Osceola News-Gazette is running late today. Our carriers are out this morning making deliveries. If you don’t receive your paper by late afternoon, please call our circulation department at 321-402-0401. We apologize for any inconvenience.

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Osceola News-Gazette delivery running late today.

Posted on October 2, 2014 at 9:21 am

Delivery of the Thursday 10-2 edition of the Osceola News-Gazette is running late today. Our carriers are out this morning making deliveries. If you don’t receive your paper by late afternoon, please call our circulation department at 321-402-0401. We apologize for any inconvenience.

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It’s Dogs vs. Horns

Posted on October 1, 2014 at 1:38 pm

By Rick Pedone Sports Editor The Soldier City Classic shifts to Harmony for the 10th edition Friday at 7:30 p.m. St. Cloud will try to snap a two-year losing streak against the rival Longhorns, who are struggling at 0-5. The winner earns the Brass Bugle trophy, and it also gains a 7A-6 district win. The Bulldogs are 2-0 and Harmony is 0-2. Harmony won, 12-7, last year and leads the

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  • Storm is 3-2 for first time

    Posted on October 1, 2014 at 1:27 pm

    By Rick Pedone Sports Editor For the first time, Celebration stands 3-2 at the midpoint of the football season. The Storm, which ground out 235 yards rushing behind Willie Boyd (21-101, 2 TDs) and Hezekiah Anderson (13-91) beat Cypress Creek, 21-10, Friday. Never before in their 11-year history have the Storm won three games by week 5. The last time they won at least three games in a season, 2010

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  • OHS ready for 4-0 Hounds

    Posted on October 1, 2014 at 1:24 pm

    By Rick Pedone Staff Writer Few teams in Central Florida can match Osceola High’s offensive backfield depth, but one of those will make an appearance at Kowboys field Friday at 7:30 p.m. Class 5A Auburndale, 4-0, brings three running backs who average 10 yards per carry or more. “They have a couple of running backs who can really go. If they get loose, I don’t know if we have anybody

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Lifestyles

A&H Maitland Art Center named National Historic Landmark

Posted on October 2, 2014 at 12:31 pm

The Art & History Museums Maitland Art Center has just been named a National Historic Landmark by the National Park Service. Founded in 1937, as an artist colony by artist J. Andre Smith, it is the only National  Historic Landmark  in a four-county area. The research studio is considered to be a signficant example of ArtDeco-Mayan Revival architecture. A plaque dedication ceremony and celebration has been scheduled for Jan. 8

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  • Time to do that doggy paddle. Barktober Fest also features a swimsuit competition

    Posted on October 2, 2014 at 11:19 am

                By Peter Covino A&E Editor Why didn’t the skunk enter the first Barktober Fest  dog event at Kissimmee’s aquatic center? Because he had too much scents. The jokes can go on and on with the city playing host to both a canine swimming event at the city pool and a skunk show also coming to town. First up is the Barktober Fest, a new

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  • Jon Favreau has recipe for success with Chef

    Posted on September 25, 2014 at 4:47 pm

      By Peter Covino A&E Editor Planning a weekend dinner? Invite Chef to the party. This tasty little confection, served up by director Jon Favreau  (who also stars and wrote the script) goes well with any dinner party. Favreau stars as the chef of a Los Angeles restaurant who gets sick of the food business after having a creative brawl with the owner of the restaurant (Dustin Hoffman). Hoffman is

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Entertainment

International Travel Company purchases Old Town

Posted on September 29, 2014 at 2:33 pm

Old Town, the iconic shopping and entertainment complex in Kissimmee that has drawn millions of visitors to its brick streets to enjoy the turn of the century atmosphere and experience weekly classic car shows, was recently purchased by The Travel Corporation (TTC – www.thetravelcorporation.com).

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  • Horror-ble time: Rating the haunted mazes at Halloween Horror Nights

    Posted on September 25, 2014 at 4:25 pm

    By Peter Covino A&E Editor Halloween Horror Nights is always unforgettable. It isn’t so much about all those haunted houses, though once again the scream team at Universal Orlando has done a fine job. It’s got more to do with the aftermath of walking what seems like five miles at a fairly steady clip on opening night, to make sure we see each and every house. Three days later, there

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  • Gone to pot (and proud of it) stoner veterans, Cheech & Chong, War hit the high notes in concert

    Posted on September 25, 2014 at 3:55 pm

    By Peter Covino A&E Editor Sometimes it looked more like a rally for medical marijuana, then a rock concert, but I guess that is never a surprise when Cheech & Chong come to town. The famous comedy duo, along with War, a band they have identified with since the days of their stoner movies Up in Smoke and Nice Dreams, dropped in at the Silver Spurs Arena last Saturday. Many

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