In a statement released today by the International Raelian Movement (IRM), Stella Desgagne, IRM national guide for Ecuador, said she was surprised when Facebook put a 3-day block on her account and removed a picture she had posted of herself that featured a swastika facial adornment. Desgagne said she posted the photo to promote “International Swastika Rehabilitation Week,” an annual IRM educational event that seeks to restore the symbol’s ancient, peaceful meaning and remove any association with the Nazi regime that tarred its reputation. Continue reading “Facebook blocks Raelian’s account for posting photo featuring facial swastika; Raelian protest demands change in ‘Facebook policy of religious discrimination’”
Orange County Hosts Distinguished Colombian Faculty
Mayor Teresa Jacobs and the Orange County Office of Economic Development welcome faculty members from the Universidad Autonoma de Occidente in Colombia and representatives from the University of Central Florida Business Incubation Program. Continue reading “Orange County Hosts Distinguished Colombian Faculty”
Orlando International Airport’s request for Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) funding to construct a new intermodal transportation complex south of the current airport main terminal has been approved. Continue reading “Federal Aviation Administration Approves Funding for Orlando International Airport Intermodal Facility”
Headquartered in Miami, Navarro is the largest Hispanic-owned drugstore chain in the U.S.
Combination will further strengthen CVS/pharmacy position in growing Hispanic marketplace
Navarro Discount Pharmacy brand to remain upon completion of the transaction Continue reading “CVS Caremark to Purchase Navarro Discount Pharmacy”
Tyler Florence Returns As Host in Season Premiere on Sunday, August 17th at 9pm ET/PT
Solar Bears Add Three Defensemen
Orlando, FL – The Orlando Solar Bears, proud affiliate of the NHL’s Minnesota Wild and Toronto Maple Leafs and AHL’s Iowa Wild and Toronto Marlies, announced today that they have agreed to terms with D Bryce Aneloski, D Mike Bergin, and D Brad Good.
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MAGIC ACQUIRE Anthony Randolph and free agent forward Channing Frye
Orlando, FL — The Orlando Magic have acquired two future second round draft picks (2015, 2016), cash considerations and the contract of forward Anthony Randolph from the Chicago Bulls in exchange for the draft rights to forward Milovan Rakovic, General Manager Rob Hennigan announced today. In addition, Orlando intends to waive Randolph. Continue reading “MAGIC ACQUIRE Anthony Randolph and free agent forward Channing Frye”