Florida Kids Will ‘Kick Butts’ on Wednesday, March 20


Florida Kids Will ‘Kick Butts’ on Wednesday, March 20 State Leaders Urged to Support Tobacco Prevention Initiatives Kids in Florida will stand up against tobacco on March 20 as they join thousands of young people nationwide for the 18(th) annual Kick Butts Day. More than 1,200 events are planned across the United States. (See below…

SOLAR BEARS, COMMUNITY FOOD & OUTREACH CENTER HOST PARTNER EVENT Donor and Partner Night Hosted by the Team Honors and Thanks Philanthropists, Volunteers, and Leadership Advocates of Community Food & Outreach Center


SOLAR BEARS, COMMUNITY FOOD & OUTREACH CENTER HOST PARTNER EVENT Donor and Partner Night Hosted by the Team Honors and Thanks Philanthropists, Volunteers, and Leadership Advocates of Community Food & Outreach Center Orlando, FL – The Orlando Solar Bears hosted the second annual Donor and Partner night for their charity partner the Community Food &…

The World’s Largest Gathering of Nations Celebrates 30 Years of Native American and Indigenous Cultures


The Gathering of Nations, the world’s largest gathering of Native American and indigenous people, will celebrate its 30th anniversary inAlbuquerque, N.M. between April 25 and 27, 2013.  Considered the most prominent powwow inNorth America, it will host tens of thousands of people and more than 700 tribes from throughoutthe United States, Canada, and around the world honoring…

Former Sudan Child Soldier Emmanuel Jal to Speak Out on Global Arms Trade Treaty with Amnesty International Media Tour in New York and Washington, D.C.


OnMarch 5-7 – just weeks before crucial talks begin at the United Nations to negotiate an international arms trade treaty – Amnesty International will host a media tour in New York and Washington, D.C. with hip hop artist and humanitarian  Emmanuel Jal, a former child soldier from South Sudan, who will speak out in support of the treaty. Jal will be available…

Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra


Saturday, March 16, 2013 Young Composers Challenge Workshop (FREE) 9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. at UCF Create A free workshop for musicians and aspiring composers ages 13-18. Attendees will learn the principles of composition, orchestration, music notation, scoring software and MIDI technology from nationally-recognized composers.  Orlando Philharmonic musicians will provide demonstrations of each orchestral instrument,…

Orlando Philharmonic Brings Orchestra to Students


Over the past five weeks, second graders at Rock Lake Elementary School and Grand Ave Primary Learning Center have been working with professional teaching artists from Mary Palmer and Associates, Florida Alliance for Arts for Education, and Orlando Repertory Theatre as part of the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra’s Symphonic Stories program, which teaches students about science,…

Orlando Philharmonic Presents New Chamber Series Downtown at The MEZZ


3-concert series will include a social hour, chamber music, and reception with the orchestra’s principal musicians  This spring, the Orlando Philharmonic will launch a new 3-concert chamber music series in downtown Orlando, featuring up-close performances by its principal musicians. The Tuesday night Principals at The MEZZ concerts will take place at The MEZZ, inside the Sanctuary Building (100…

AriZona to Offer Five Popular Flavors in 11.5 oz. Sleek® Cans from Ball


AriZona to Offer Five Popular Flavors in 11.5 oz. Sleek® Cans from Ball AriZona’s storied history of offering premium teas and beverages in unique packaging continues with the release of some of its most popular flavors in 11.5 oz. Sleek® cans from Ball Corporation (NYSE: BLL). “We strive to give our fans what they want…

President Obama Awards IBM Scientists with National Medal of Technology and Innovation for Inventing the Underlying Technology in LASIK Surgery


President Obama Awards IBM Scientists with National Medal of Technology and Innovation for Inventing the Underlying Technology in LASIK Surgery Tenth time IBM has received nation’s most prestigious tech award; Experiment with Thanksgiving turkey leftovers led to vision correction procedure that has benefited more than 25 million people worldwide  President Obama will honor a team…

CFBACC @ Crowne Plaza Universal-First Happy Hour of the Year !


Under new management, CFBACC starts 2013 with a new attitude and a great Business after hours at Crowne Plaza Universal.    With great food, spirits and also new guests, the event went smooth, and shows a serious promise of great events and greater network opportunities in 2013. CFBACC grows with the purpose of generate more…

Free Annual Pass Promotion Returns To Miami Seaquarium


Free Annual Pass Promotion Returns To Miami Seaquarium With one regular paid admission from January 26 to March 3, park guests receive the whole year for free  From January 26 through March 3, 2013 Florida Residents who buy a one-day regular admission to Miami Seaquarium will receive admission for the whole year free.  It’s the…

Moody Gardens® Saki Monkeys Pick 49ers To Win Super Bowl


Moody Gardens® Saki Monkeys Pick 49ers To Win Super Bowl Rainforest Pyramid residents use iPads to pick San Francisco to beat Baltimore  With predictions flying in for the Super Bowl, the saki monkeys at the Moody Gardens Rainforest Pyramid® joined in on the fun.

Green Is The New Thin


Green Is The New Thin Pressure to be Environmentally Conscious Outranks Being Skinny in New Survey from Green Works® Cleaners by Clorox® One hundred million dieters are spending approximately $20 billion a year on weight loss efforts([1]), yet a new survey reveals women actually feel more pressure to beautify the Earth than their own bodies….

Ann Taylor and Kate Hudson to Debut Capsule Collection


Ann Taylor and Kate Hudson to Debut Capsule Collection Hudson returns as ambassador for spring/summer 2013 campaign Ann Taylor is thrilled to announce that award-winning actress Kate Hudson will return as ambassador of its spring and summer 2013 campaigns. This year, Hudson’s role will take on more importance and she will serve in a larger…