$3 Million Raised Toward Orlando Philharmonic’s Plaza Live Renovations


This week, the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra announced that it received an anonymous gift of $1 million toward renovations to the Plaza Live Theatre, bringing the total raised to date to $3.1 million. The Anonymous donor joins other philanthropists Marc and Sharon Hagle, who made a $750,000 pledge in early 2011, Bryce West, who made a…

Nickelodeon And The United States Postal Service Team Up For ‘SpongeBob Mailpants’ Letter Writing Program


Campaign Encourages Kids to Write and Mail Letters 30 Custom-Wrapped SpongeBob Mailboxes Placed in 13 Cities Nationwide, as Program Rolls Out in 25,000 Post Office Locations  Today Nickelodeon and the United States Postal Service are launching “SpongeBob MailPants,” an educational letter-writing program that uses SpongeBob SquarePants to show kids the fun of writing, sending and…

2014 Porsche Panamera Model Line Debuts in U.S. Market


Seven new variants of the sport sedan are now on sale at local dealers Porsche Cars North America today announced that the expanded Porsche Panamera model line is now available in dealer showrooms across the United States.

Chick-fil-A Invites Customers to Show Their Spots, Eat Free this Friday, July 12


Nearly One Million Customers Expected to Partake in Ninth Annual Cow Appreciation Day “Herd” the news?  Chick-fil-A(®)’s ninth annual Cow Appreciation Day is this Friday, July 12. As part of the Atlanta-based restaurant chain’s celebration, Chick-fil-A is offering a free combo meal (breakfast, lunch or dinner) to any customer who visits one of its 1,700-plus restaurants…

Say “I DO” to Brides Against Breast Cancer


Say “I DO” to Brides Against Breast Cancer 2013 “Tour of Gowns” WILL Travel to 100+ Cities SARASOTA, Fla., Jan. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Brides Against Breast Cancer(TM) www.bridesabc.org is an organization serving a very “pink” purpose – their gown sales fund programs and services that are free to cancer patients and their families. Through its “Original…

Habitat for Humanity Mobile Response Units Deployed in New York Metro Area to Assist Sandy Victims


Habitat for Humanity launched its first-ever fleet of Habitat Mobile Response Units in Atlanta this week to assist communities in New York and New Jersey recovering from Hurricane Sandy. Chevrolet donated a total of 24 Express vans, which were driven from Atlanta to the New York metro area. The fleet stopped in Charlotte, N.C., to be specially outfitted with tools and equipment provided by Lowe’s and…

Fresh To Order Signs 8-Restaurant Deal in Orlando


Also Announces Hometown Openings in Emory Point and Atlanta Hartsfield Jackson International Airport Fresh To Order f2O  is paving the path with its cutting-edge approach to a new segment that it continues to pioneer, “fast fine.” f2O is growing outside its Atlanta base, most recently with its development agreement with Giriam Patel, an experienced restaurant operator…

Bed Bugs – The Unwanted Holiday Travel Guest


  Check for bed bugs when you get to your holiday destination and return home – Atlanta-based pest control leader Orkin reminds holiday travelers to look out for bed bugs because they can be a threat to you and your home, whether you are staying at a five-star hotel, visiting relatives or have friends and…

Inaugural HABLA Awards Celebrates Community Leadership and Service in Orlando, Florida!


Inaugural HABLA Awards Celebrates Community Leadership and Service in Orlando, Florida! Hispanic Achievement & Business Leadership Awards (HABLA) serves as the closing ceremony to Hispanic Heritage Month celebrations The 1(st) Inaugural HABLA – Hispanic Achievement and Business Leadership Awards, produced by the Lanza Group, LLC, took place Wednesday, Oct. 03, 2012 from 11:30 a.m. to…