Special Agent in Charge Mary Hammond of Internal Revenue Service Criminal Investigation (IRS CI) warns all taxpayers to be on the lookout for fraud related to the COVID-19 Economic Impact Payments.   Hammond echoes previous warnings from Florida’s three United States Attorneys and Florida Attorney…
 The Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service today announced that distribution of economic impact payments will begin in the next three weeks and will be distributed automatically, with no action required for most people. However, some seniors and others who typically do not file…
Colorado State University hurricane researchers are predicting an above-average Atlantic hurricane season in 2020, citing the likely absence of El Niño as a primary factor. Tropical and subtropical Atlantic sea surface temperatures are currently warmer than their long-term average values and are…
The city of Kissimmee will no longer be accepting new applications for rental assistance and is announcing a submission deadline of noon on Saturday, April 4, for those individuals who have partially completed their application.   Submitted applications will be reviewed for eligibility and then…
 Submitted by Osceola County: The following is an update regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and its impact on Osceola County as of Wednesday. Osceola County leadership has been working to ensure assistance is provided to our residents during this difficult time as we deal with the impact of the…
The driver of a disabled street-sweeper was hit and killed by a semi-truck in Osceola County early Thursday morning, after he got out of the vehicle. According to a Florida Highway Patrol report, Daniel Sapp, 61, of Tamarac, was driving a 2016 U.S. Postal semi-truck hauling mail northbound in the…
A Sanford man was killed on Interstate 4 inside Osceola County on Wednesday, after he crashed into another car. According to a Florida Highway Patrol report, Eduardo Natal, 74, was driving a 2006 Ford pick-up truck eastbound on 1-4 in the right lane at about 9:30 a.m. Andrea Styer, 55, of…
St. Cloud Medical Group has made it possible to see their doctors using a smartphone, tablet or computer. Telehealth or virtual visits allow you to talk with a provider just as you would in the doctor’s office, but without leaving the comfort of home. Appointments are available for new and…
 The Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service today announced that distribution of…
Colorado State University hurricane researchers are predicting an above-average Atlantic hurricane…
The city of Kissimmee will no longer be accepting new applications for rental assistance and is…
Special Agent in Charge Mary Hammond of Internal Revenue Service Criminal Investigation (IRS CI) warns all taxpayers to be on the lookout for fraud related to the COVID-19 Economic Impact Payments.  
St. Cloud Medical Group has made it possible to see their doctors using a smartphone, tablet or computer. Telehealth or virtual visits allow you to talk with…
An entire month dedicated to honoring the millions of volunteers who support important needs and causes across this great country. Those amazing people, along…
Hopefully this column finds everyone heeding the stay at home order issued by Osceola County. If you have any doubts that COVID-19 is real and is here, Dr.…
The ECHL and Professional Hockey Players’ Association (PHPA) have announced the development of a relief fund to assist ECHL players and their families…
Harmony and Osceola, the two top wrestling teams in the county, dominated the Osceola News Gazette’s 2019-20 AllCounty team claiming 11 of the 14 spots on the…
Led by Osceola High School defensive lineman Dylan Ruiz, county teams placed eight players on the All-State football list compiled by Floridahsfootball.com, an…
Wild Florida has temporarily suspended all of its airboat tours, animal encounters and gator Park because of the coronavirus. However, its drive-through…
By Grantly Ricketts For the News-Gazette It is quite evident that spring is around the corner. Walking around my neighborhood I see people starting to clean…
Festivities include new Garden Rocks concerts, Outdoor Kitchen flavors and topiaries The EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival continually sprouts…