Events

Dec 18 7:30 AM
Rotary Club of Maitland regular meeting
Rotary Club of Maitland 641 Maitland Ave S
Dec 20 7:30 AM
Rotary Club of Orange County East regular meeting
Rotary Club of Orange County East 3045 Aloma Ave
Dec 21 4:30 PM
Yoga
Maitland Public Library 501 S. Maitland Ave.
Dec 27 7:30 AM
Rotary Club of Orange County East regular meeting
Rotary Club of Orange County East 3045 Aloma Ave
Dec 27 7:00 PM
City of Maitland Board of Zoning Adjustment meeting
City of Maitland 1776 Independence Ln

Latest News

Schools
Report: 10.9% of Aviation Institute of Maintenance students repaying loans are in default
Local Labs News Service | Dec 15, 2018

Out of 426 Aviation Institute of Maintenance students repaying loans in 2015, 18 were in default, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Schools
Report: 18.9% of Cambridge Institute of Allied Health and Technology students repaying loans are in default
Local Labs News Service | Dec 14, 2018

Out of 239 Cambridge Institute of Allied Health and Technology students repaying loans in 2015, 18 were in default, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Schools

Report: 12.7% of Full Sail University students repaying loans are in default

Local Labs News Service | Dec 13, 2018

Out of 25,214 Full Sail University students repaying loans in 2015, 1,150 were in default, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Schools

Report: 13% of Valencia College students repaying loans are in default

Local Labs News Service | Dec 12, 2018

Out of 60,079 Valencia College students repaying loans in 2015, 1,016 were in default, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Schools

Report: 4.4% of Rollins College students repaying loans are in default

Local Labs News Service | Dec 11, 2018

Out of 3,416 Rollins College students repaying loans in 2015, 31 were in default, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Business

ART & HISTORY MUSEUMS - MAITLAND: Christmas Countdown Kids Workshops to be held December 13

Press release submission | Dec 10, 2018

Get ready for Christmas with your toddlers in this 3 week toddler/preschool 2D & 3D art class.

Obituaries

Obituary for Morris Lubeznik Dec 17, 2018

Morris Lubeznik age 95 passed away on 12/13/18 at the Veterans Administration CLC in Lake Nona, Fl.

Obituary: George H. Jarosch Dec 17, 2018

George H. Jarosch, 85, of Orlando, Florida passed away on December 14, 2018.

Obituary for Stephen F. Mahr Jr. Dec 17, 2018

Stephen F. Mahr Jr, 89, has passed away in Altamonte Springs, FL on December 14, 2018.

Obituary: Ernest Martinez Dec 17, 2018

Our beloved Poppy, Ernest Martinez, 80, of Altamonte Springs, passed away on Tuesday December 11, 2018 at his home.

Obituary for Carolyn Ann Yates Dec 17, 2018

Carolyn Ann Kirkham Yates of Lake Mary, FL passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018.

Business

ART & HISTORY MUSEUMS - MAITLAND: Christmas Countdown Kids Workshops to be held December 13
Press release submission | Dec 10, 2018

Get ready for Christmas with your toddlers in this 3 week toddler/preschool 2D & 3D art class.

ABC FINE WINE & SPIRITS - WINTER PARK VILLAGE: Tampa Vine Affair Wine Tasting to be held December 6

Press release submission | Dec 3, 2018

Join us for A Vine Affair and sample some of the finest wines and spirits and with 15% off your purchase the night of, it’ll please both your senses and your wallet.

ABC FINE WINE & SPIRITS - MAITLAND: November $5 Wine Tour to be held November 28

Press release submission | Nov 26, 2018

Every last Wednesday of the month, visit participating ABC locations to sample wines from a different corner of the world—from California to France to New Zealand and beyond.

Education

University of Central Florida reports 40 percent on-time graduation rate
Apopka Times reports | Dec 7, 2018

Students attending University of Central Florida had an average graduation rate of 40 percent, according to the most recent data on four-year universities nationwide compiled by the U.S. Department of Education.

University of Florida among schools with lowest drop in acceptance rates
Florida Local News Network reports | Dec 5, 2018

One Florida university made a list of 20 schools that defied recent trends and posted the smallest decreases in student acceptance rates over the past 12 years, according to a new study by BusinessStudent.com.

VALENCIA COLLEGE WINTER PARK: Theater Department to Experiment with Atwood’s ‘The Penelopiad’ to be held November 29-30, December 1

Press release submission | Nov 19, 2018

Valencia College’s theater department will bring the work of acclaimed writer Margaret Atwood (“Handmaid’s Tale,” “The Edible Woman”) to Orlando in an experimental production of “The Penelopiad.” First performed in 2007 at the Swan Theatre in Stratford-upon Avon and the National Arts Centre in Ottawa, this theatrical adaptation of Atwood’s novella reworks the ancient Greek epic “The Odyssey” from the perspective of Penelope, Odysseus’ wife.

WARD PARK: Downtown Roads to be Closed for Various Holiday Events

Press release submission | Nov 19, 2018

Downtown Winter Park roads will be closed on various dates and times for several community holiday events.

Family

AMERICAN LEGION DEPARTMENT OF FLORIDA: Phishing Emails Purported to be from Natl HQ Staff
Press release submission | Dec 3, 2018

Many of you have recently received fraudulent emails which appear to be from national headquarters.

MAITLAND FIRE RESCUE DEPARTMENT: Screen on the Green featuring "Jumanji" to be held November 10
Press release submission | Nov 6, 2018

This is a great time of the year to enjoy an evening with the Maitland Parks and Recreation Department's Screen on the Green movie featuring "Jumanji, Welcome to the Jungle" starting at 6 p.m.

MAITLAND FINANCE DEPARTMENT: The City of Maitland Announcement

Press release submission | Nov 6, 2018

The City of Maitland will pressure wash walkways at Lake Lily Park next week in preparation for the 42nd Maitland Rotary Art Festival on Nov. 17-18.

MAITLAND CITY COUNCIL: Maitland Screen on the Green Movie to be held November 10

Press release submission | Oct 29, 2018

This is a great time of the year to enjoy an evening with the Maitland Parks and Recreation Department's Screen on the Green movie featuring "Jumanji, Welcome to the Jungle" starting at 6 p.m.

Real Estate

Analysis: Home affordability in Orange County tanks
Florida Local News Network reports | Dec 13, 2018

Orange County had the sixth lowest home affordability index in Florida in the third quarter, according to an analysis of 440 counties by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Q3 real estate sales report: Eatonville
Local Labs News Service | Dec 5, 2018

Median prices rose in Eatonville over last year, and are up 522.4 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to third quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Q3 real estate sales report: Fairview Shores

Local Labs News Service | Dec 4, 2018

Median prices rose in Fairview Shores over last year, and are up 173.6 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to third quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Q3 real estate sales report: Goldenrod

Local Labs News Service | Dec 3, 2018

Median prices rose in Goldenrod over last year, and are up 38.2 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to third quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

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