Red Bull Curates: Canvas Cooler Project – Orlando


Red Bull picked 20 artists, one of them Soco Freire, Brazilian Artist with a passion for color, for an explosion of emotions. She explains that her cooler was a declaration of love, to bring peace, “don’t worry be Happy” she said in her interview. All artists showed  their talent and creativity in each cooler presented. A great opportunity…

Mayor’s City Academy (City of Orlando) Written by Nelson Freitas


Mayor‘s City Academy (City of Orlando) The Mayor’s City Academy happens once a year and I, Nelson de Freitas, was fortunate to be part of it. During 10 weeks I was able to get to know all the city departments, Mayor, Commissioners and its employees. I was at the city hall, Economic Development Department, Water…

Hispanic Heritage Month is officially open!


Today was the official opening for the Hispanic Heritage Month.Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer, District 2 Commissioner Tony Ortiz and the City of Orlando will host the 5th annual City of Orlando Hispanic Heritage Month kickoff on Thursday, September 15, to celebrate the influence of Hispanic culture in Orlando.