Draft-Anna Eskamani for Orange Mayor movement draws Bob Poe backing

A social media campaign to draft Anna Eskamani to run for Orange County mayor is catching steam on Facebook and

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Emily Bonilla clashes with other Orange commissioners over parks appointee

New Orange County Commissioner Emily Bonilla has to be getting used to being a kicked-around rookie on the Board of

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New Orange County animal shelter would cost $25-35 million

Facing the increasingly obvious conclusion that its 30-year-old animal services shelter is no longer adequate, Orange County is moving ahead

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Is Orlando a ‘sanctuary city?’ What’s a ‘sanctuary city?’

No one has identified Orlando as one of the “sanctuary cities” providing safe havens for undocumented immigrants while sustaining conservatives’ wrath

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Jeff Atwater’s surprise departure makes CFO job the hottest in state

Never mind who’s running for Governor in 2018, Floridians want to know which Republicans are in the running for Florida Chief Financial

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I-Drive plan to start fashioning ‘Downtown Orange County’

Orange County leaders long have talked about turning the International Drive region into a “downtown Orange County” essentially rivaling downtown

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Orlando is building the train station, not sure when or if trains will arrive

By the end of this year Orlando’s gleaming new $211 million train station should be virtually finished at Orlando International

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Orlando named ‘Gay City of the Year’ by gay travel site

Orlando has been named “Gay City of the Year” by the gay travel site GayCities.com, which praised the City Beautiful

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Orlando’s cornucopia of thanks runneth over for area leaders

As Orlandoans gather round dinner tables with family and close friends, let us start by being thankful that those of

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Val Demings furious about being featured in John Mica mailer

Democratic U.S. Congressional candidate Val Demings said Wednesday she was shocked and disappointed to find Republican U.S. Rep. John Mica

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Teresa Jacobs declares curfew for Orange County

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs has ordered a countywide curfew starting tonight and running through Saturday morning, and Sheriff Jerry

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TDC passes plan for Tourist Development Tax money to fund Dr. Phillips center, sports events

Friday’s Tourist Development Council ended positively as the board agreed to reallocate Tourist Development Tax funding to help complete the

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