Positive change for any school district can only be brought about by a dedicated group of school board members who are willing to build a coalition that is focused on creating and implementing an innovative vision.  They must then commit themselves to work collaboratively with a district…
The city of Kissimmee will reopen the application process for the security deposit and first-month rent assistance program on Monday, Oct. 26, at 8 a.m. to assist qualifying household who have been affected by COVID-19 and are now unemployed or underemployed.  Grant funds are available for…
It is a story of what can happen when community leaders recognize fissures were developing in the community culture and believe in the grassroots to identify and help identify issues and solutions. It was an idea whose time had not come throughout the country yet, but Community Vision, working in…
The eighth annual Paychecks for Patriots virtual event will be Nov. 4, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Connect with employers who are hiring and take advantage of opportunities to advance your skills and career. Register at careersourcecentralflorida.com/p4p.
These days good news is hard to find.  So, when you hear something great, it’s cause for a celebration.   Congratulations Poinciana High School in being named National Demonstration School by AVID (Advancement Via Individual Demonstration), a nonprofit organization that provides educators with…
The Kissimmee Police Department is looking for two suspects who attempted to burglarize the Joy Food Mart at 1822 N. Main St. on Sept. 6. Hours later, the same suspects attempted to burglarize other locations and did eventually burglarize another nearby business, according to a police press…
Thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, 2020 has been the year of virtual communication. So it should not have been a surprise when Osceola Coounty Commission Chairwoman Viviana Janer delivered her second State of Osceola address virtually this week. “In spite of all the hardships, the state of Osceola…
Here are a collection of photos from a Trump vehicle rally in St. Cloud on Oct. 17.
The second Real Heroes Don’t Wear Capes Awards hosted by A Hero For Kids was held at the Embassy Suites in Kissimmee on Oct. 10. The gala handed out 2020 Community Hero Awards, Legacy Awards, 2020 “Real Hero” Awards and the 2020 “Real Hero” Lifetime Achievement Awards. It also included a live and…
History comes to life as Osceola History presents Carrie Chapman Catt (portrayed by Kathryn Chesley) talking about the Women’s Rights Movement, the development of the League of Women Voters and the Equal Rights Amendment. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the program begins at 6:30. Free Admission. Location…
St. Cloud city officials have launched a new website to hopefully clear the air about its water situation. The St. Cloud Water Matters website (https://our communitywater.com) went live Oct. 6 and includes a number of different educational information including: what exactly happened; a timeline…
The city of Kissimmee will reopen the application process for the security deposit and first-month…
It is a story of what can happen when community leaders recognize fissures were developing in the…
Thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, 2020 has been the year of virtual communication. So it should…
Positive change for any school district can only be brought about by a dedicated group of school board members who are willing to build a coalition that is focused on creating and implementing an innovative vision. 
The Kissimmee Police Department is looking for two suspects who attempted to burglarize the Joy Food Mart at 1822 N. Main St. on Sept. 6. Hours later, the…
HCA Healthcare facilities in Central Florida are doing their part to “Crush the Crisis,” partnering with local law enforcement for the U.S. Drug Enforcement…
The city of St. Cloud has set Nov. 20, 21 and 22 as the dates for the next citywide garage sale. All residents and property owners within the city limits…
It was a busy week in sports for Osceola County schools, including an impressive showing by both the St. Cloud boys and girls golf teams.   Looking around the…
In the end, it came down to one play.   Jeremiah Conley returned a fumble 59 yards for a touchdown with four seconds remaining to give Edgewater High School…
For a second consecutive year, the golf teams at St. Cloud High School reigned supreme at Orange Belt Conference Championships held at Royal St. Cloud Golf…
These days good news is hard to find.  So, when you hear something great, it’s cause for a celebration.   Congratulations Poinciana High School in being named…
Here are a collection of photos from a Trump vehicle rally in St. Cloud on Oct. 17.
Looking for adventure close to home? Your journey begins at Kissimmee Swamp Tours. Nothing but nature, Kissimmee Swamp Tours takes guests for informative 60-…