Orange County Fire Rescue is kicking off Fire Prevention Week with an important message, and firefighters will be out in the community all week sharing it with the community: “Hear the Beep Where You Sleep. Every Bedroom Needs a Working Smoke Alarm!” That’s the theme of this year’s Fire Prevention Week campaign. Continue reading
De 26 a 28 de outubro, 16 palestrantes convidados pela CFBACC – Central Florida Brazilian American Chamber irão falar sobre oportunidades de investimentos na região e esmiuçar questões técnicas como remessas de valores, processos necessários e imigração. Continue reading
Initiative aims to raise funds for local homeless programs for individuals and families
ORLANDO, September 14, 2015 – To address the growing homeless population in Central Florida, the Robert R. McCormick Foundation has launched House Orlando’s Homeless, a new initiative to raise and grant money in support of Orlando’s dynamic efforts to provide permanent housing for low-income individuals and families.
Mayor Teresa Jacobs and Orange County’s Office of Economic Development recently met with leaders of the Central Florida Brazilian American community to discuss business and tourism partner opportunities in the region.
Mayor Teresa Jacobs and Orange County’s Office of Economic Development recently met with leaders of the Central Florida Brazilian American community to discuss business and tourism partner opportunities in the region. Continue reading
Participating schools receive free, unlimited access to Istation Reading’s comprehensive digital learning program
The Morgridge International Reading Center (MIRC) at the University of Central Florida will continue its research partnership with Istation Reading for the 2015-2016 school year. The partnership will support a statewide reading performance study among Florida students in grades pre-K through 5. Continue reading
Washington, D.C. – The office of U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) today released a list of upcoming Mobile Office Hours throughout Florida. Each week, Rubio’s staff offers a variety of constituent services, assisting people with a wide range of issues, including problems with Social Security, Medicare, Veterans Affairs, and more. Rubio’s office published a “Constituent Service Report” highlighting the types of cases it has helped resolve. Continue reading
For those geeks about to rock, we salute you. OrlandoiX, an international digital festival to be held in Orlando, Fla. on Oct. 2 – 6, 2015, announced today it is searching for the best… geek band… ever… in The Battle of the Geek Bands on Saturday, Oct. 3. A geek band, in this instance, means 50 percent of its members work at a technology company, in a tech-related role or are students enrolled in technology-related fields of study. Continue reading