Events

Oct 20 12:00 PM
Winter Park Public Library Trustee Meeting
Winter Park Public Library 460 E. New England Ave.
Oct 20 7:00 PM
Orlando Writer’s Critique Group Meeting
Winter Park Public Library 460 E. New England Ave.
Oct 23 7:00 PM
Prose & Poetry Writing Workshop
Winter Park Public Library 460 E. New England Ave.
Oct 24 1:30 PM
Adventures with Books Homeschool Group meeting
Maitland Public Library 501 S. Maitland Ave.
Oct 30 7:00 PM
Prose & Poetry Writing Workshop
Winter Park Public Library 460 E. New England Ave.

Latest News

Community
32 living veterans in Columbia County have earned Purple Heart, Medal of Honor or POW Medal
Local Labs News Service | Oct 20, 2019

The number of living Purple Heart, Medal of Honor, or POW Medal recipients in Columbia County, Florida for fiscal year 2017 was 32, according to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

Family
CITY OF MAITLAND: Hiring-Project Coordinator (Non-Exempt)
Press release submission | Oct 15, 2019

The City of Maitland is an equal opportunity employer and a drug-free workplace.

Business

CITY OF MAITLAND: Getdown Downtown to be held Nov. 1

Press release submission | Oct 15, 2019

Maitland's next Getdown Downtown block party will be from 6 to 9 p.m.

Family

CITY OF MAITLAND: Screen on the Green – Enchanted to be held October 12

Press release submission | Oct 8, 2019

Bring the family out for Maitland's Screen on the Green movie featuring "Enchanted" at 7 p.m.

Family

CITY OF MAITLAND: The Great Outdoors - Maitland Nature Talk Series to be held October 5

Press release submission | Oct 2, 2019

Get wild with Maitland's next Nature Days speaker series at noon Saturday, Oct. 5, at Maitland Community Park, 1400 Mayo Ave.

Family

CITY OF MAITLAND: Getdown Downtown to be held October 4

Press release submission | Oct 2, 2019

Hit the beach for Maitland's Getdown Downtown block party from 6 to 9 p.m.

Obituaries

Obituary for Troy Christopher Moreno Oct 15, 2019

Troy Christopher Moreno, 46, of Union, New Jersey passed away on October 13, 2019.

Obituary for Clarinda J. Eastman Oct 15, 2019

On October 10, 2019, Clarinda Eastman, loving grandmother, mother, sister and friend passed away at the age of 66 years old.

Obituary for Ethel Mae Whidden Oct 15, 2019

Ethel Mae Whidden, 84, passed away on October 8, 2019.

Obituary for Lloyd Michael Cummings Oct 8, 2019

Lloyd Michael Cummings, 74, of Chuluota, Florida passed away Wednesday, October 2, 2019.

Obituary for Theodore Edward Freycenet Oct 8, 2019

Theodore Edward Freycenet, son of Theodore and Mary Freycenet, and husband to Beverly, passed away on October 3, 2019 after living a life of happiness and quiet service.

Business

CITY OF MAITLAND: Getdown Downtown to be held Nov. 1
Press release submission | Oct 15, 2019

Maitland's next Getdown Downtown block party will be from 6 to 9 p.m.

CITY OF WINTER PARK PARKS & RECREATION: Announcement-The City of Winter Park Construction Notice

Press release submission | Sep 16, 2019

The City of Winter Park will be milling and repaving the following streets beginning September 16th, 2019.

CITY OF WINTER PARK ELECTRIC UTILITY DEPARTMENT: Tree Removal Permits Required Beginning September 9

Press release submission | Sep 9, 2019

In June 2019, House Bill (HB) 1159: Private Property Rights was signed by Governor Ron DeSantis and became effective July 1, 2019.

Education

2017-2018 pay for starting teachers in Florida averaged $37,636
Florida Business Daily reports | Oct 18, 2019

A beginning teacher’s salary in Florida averaged $37,636 for the 2017-2018 school year, the 27th highest rank among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to data analyzed by the National Education Association (NEA).

Sticker shock: Which U.S. schools charge the highest in-state tuition?
Local Labs News Service | Oct 14, 2019

U.S. residents enrolled at Florida institutions of higher learning face among the steepest cost of attending in-state colleges and universities in the U.S., according to an analysis of federal data.

From Florida Business Daily

The price of education: Which Florida schools charge the highest in-state tuition?

Local Labs News Service | Oct 7, 2019

Florida residents pay the highest in-state tuition at L3 Commercial Training Solutions Airline Academy, Aviator College of Aeronautical Science and Technology and Rollins College, according to an analysis of federal data.

From Florida Business Daily

Sticker shock: Which U.S. schools charge the lowest in-state tuition?

Local Labs News Service | Sep 30, 2019

U.S. residents enrolled at Florida institutions of higher learning face among the lowest cost of attending in-state colleges and universities in the U.S., according to an analysis of federal data.

Family

CITY OF MAITLAND: Hiring-Project Coordinator (Non-Exempt)
Press release submission | Oct 15, 2019

The City of Maitland is an equal opportunity employer and a drug-free workplace.

CITY OF MAITLAND: Screen on the Green – Enchanted to be held October 12
Press release submission | Oct 8, 2019

Bring the family out for Maitland's Screen on the Green movie featuring "Enchanted" at 7 p.m.

CITY OF MAITLAND: The Great Outdoors - Maitland Nature Talk Series to be held October 5

Press release submission | Oct 2, 2019

Get wild with Maitland's next Nature Days speaker series at noon Saturday, Oct. 5, at Maitland Community Park, 1400 Mayo Ave.

CITY OF MAITLAND: Getdown Downtown to be held October 4

Press release submission | Oct 2, 2019

Hit the beach for Maitland's Getdown Downtown block party from 6 to 9 p.m.

Real Estate

Home sales in Maitland, April 7-13, 2019
Local Labs News Service | Apr 15, 2019

According to BlockShopper.com, the following residential sales were reported for the week of April 7-13, 2019.

Maitland home sales, March 31-April 6, 2019
Local Labs News Service | Apr 8, 2019

According to BlockShopper.com, there were three reported residential sales in Maitland for the week of March 31-April 6, 2019.

Home sales in Maitland, March 24-30, 2019

Local Labs News Service | Apr 1, 2019

According to BlockShopper.com, the following residential sales were reported for the week of March 24-30, 2019.

Recent Maitland home sales, March 10-16, 2019

Local Labs News Service | Mar 29, 2019

According to BlockShopper.com, there were 10 reported residential sales in Maitland for the week of March 10-16, 2019.

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