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MaxPreps/AVCA Players of the Week for April 14, 2019  MaxPreps

MaxPreps News - MaxPreps and the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) will team up again each week throughout the Spring season to select ...

Sheriff: Boone High Student Slain While Walking to School  News 13 Orlando

A 15-year-old Boone High School student was shot and killed while walking to school Tuesday morning.

BOONE HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT KILLED: Family, friends remember Alejandro Martinez  WFTV Orlando

A 15-year-old Boone High School student was gunned down Tuesday while walking to school, and the Orange County Sheriff's Office is offering a $10000 ...


The mood was somber at the funeral for a Boone High School student gunned down while walking to school.

Vigil Tonight For Boone High Student Killed In Shooting  News 13 Orlando

ORLANDO, Fla. — A vigil was held Friday night for the Boone High School sophomore gunned down Tuesday morning while walking to school. Alejandro ...

Vigil honors teen who was killed while walking to Boone High School  Orlando Sentinel

Friends and family gathered to remember the life of Alejandro Vargas Martinez, the 15-year-old boy who was shot to death Tuesday while walking to Boone High ...

Reward now $15K for information in killing of 15-year-old Boone High student Alejandro Vargas Martinez  Orlando Sentinel

As he often did, 15-year-old Alejandro Vargas Martinez spoke to his mother on the phone while he walked to Boone High School in the predawn hours of Dec.

Florida power Oak Ridge upset, held to 16 points by full-game stall tactics  USA TODAY High School Sports

Boone employed an aggressive stall campaign against Florida state power Oak Ridge, eventually pulling off a stunning 20-16 victory.

Boone High School presents "Catch Me If You Can," February 14-16  Bungalower

PROMO: Boone High School's Theatre Department will perform their next Musical, Catch Me If You Can, at Edgewater High School from February 14-16. As you ...

Lockout lifted at two schools after Orlando police investigate suspicious package  WFTV Orlando

A "lockout" has been lifted at two Orange County schools after Orlando police investigated a suspicious backpack left near a high school, officials said.

'They're going to kill me': 15-year-old shot to death called mom one last time  WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando

The mother of a 15-year-old boy shot while walking to Boone High School last December cannot forget the final words she heard from her son before he was ...

Catch Me If You Can  Bungalower

Based on the hit film and the incredible true story of Frank Abignale Jr., Catch Me If You Can is the high-flying musical comedy about chasing your dreams by ...

Boone High School JROTC Practices for City of Orlando Veterans Day Parade  Orlando Political Observer

Next week, several dozen members of the Boone High School JROTC will be staying after school to practice their march choreography and flag routine prior to ...

Boone High School to debut new turf football field  Orlando Sentinel

Boone High School set to open their new multi-purpose turf field.

Stray bullet hits day care worker outside prep academy in Orlando, deputies say  WKMG News 6 & ClickOrlando

A stray bullet from a nearby shooting hit a day care worker who was sitting outside near Scholar's Prep Academy Tuesday afternoon, according to the Orange ...

Deaths in Central Florida: 11/21  Orlando Sentinel

See recent obituaries from around Central Florida published in the Orlando Sentinel.

New Orlando football team will practice in Georgia (PHOTOS)  Orlando Business Journal

The Orlando team in the new Alliance of American Football will practice in Georgia in addition to Florida because of Florida's insurance rules, the Orlando ...

Orlando Teen Homicide Case: Sheriffs, Crimeline Money Increase Reward  News 13 Orlando

We're learning more about how Crimeline was able to increase the award for information in the death of Alejandro Vargas-Martinez.

Special-needs teacher with history of complaints retires amid investigation  WFTV Orlando

An Orange County teacher just retired while under investigation, which 9 Investigates learned was at least her 10th over the course of 13 years.

Orange County homicides up nearly 30 percent in 2018  Orlando Sentinel

There were more homicides in Orlando and Orange County in 2018 than in the year prior, detectives in the local police department and sheriff's office said.

Police activity prompts lockdown at Boone High School in Orlando  WESH Orlando

An Orlando school was locked down Friday morning due to police activity, an Orange County Public Schools representative said.

Central Florida's National Merit semifinalists announced  Orlando Sentinel

More than 100 Central Florida high school students are semifinalists in the National Merit Scholarship Program, meaning their scores on the PSAT — a ...

Florida history: Iconic principal and his school were linked to the last day  Orlando Sentinel

It's not surprising that the imposing building on East Robinson Street that houses Orlando's Howard Middle School looks like a classic American high school.

Thousands of Central Florida students walk out calling for end to gun violence  Orlando Weekly

Thousands of Central Florida students joined nationwide school walkouts Wednesday to call for an end to gun violence and honor the people killed in a mass...

#RethinkSchool: Safety and Success in a Magnet School Setting  U.S. Department of Education

My zoned middle school, in Orlando, FL, made local news with a tragic and terrifying story: a student was taken into the bathroom and raped. That was exactly ...

Best public high schools in Florida: U.S. News releases 2018 list  Orlando Sentinel

Twenty-five Central Florida high schools earned top rankings in the latest U.S. News & World Report's “best high schools” list meant to showcase excellent ...

Florida college admissions: Getting into UF, FSU, UCF may depend a lot on where you went to high school  Orlando Sentinel

Students at Florida high schools in more affluent communities are more likely to get into UF or FSU — the state's top-ranked universities — than students from ...

Deaths in Central Florida: 11/18  Orlando Sentinel

See recent obituaries from around Central Florida published in the Orlando Sentinel.

Doug Patterson of Boone is Orange County athletic director  Orlando Sentinel

Doug Patterson started anew this week after spending more than a decade as Boone High School School's athletic director.

Central Florida students lead the way in local March for Our Lives  Orlando Sentinel

Orlando's March for Our Lives event on Saturday is estimated to draw 10000 to 15000 attendees for a rally at Lake Eola and a march to U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio's ...

Deaths in Central Florida: 6/19  Orlando Sentinel

See recent obituaries from around Central Florida published in the Orlando Sentinel.

Deaths in Central Florida: 2/3  Orlando Sentinel

See recent obituaries from around Central Florida published in the Orlando Sentinel.

Deaths in Central Florida: 8/26  Orlando Sentinel

See recent obituaries from around Central Florida published in the Orlando Sentinel.

Florida adopts tougher test scores for high school graduation  Orlando Sentinel

State education leaders voted today to make it tougher for students who can't pass required exams to earn high school diplomas. The State Board of Education ...

More than 900 students absent Thursday at schools named in threats  Orlando Sentinel

More than 900 students were absent Thursday at four Orange County schools that were named in social media threats.

Blue Darters bounce back in a big way  The Apopka Voice

The best remedy for a tough loss is a bounce-back victory, and the Apopka Blue Darters accomplished that last Friday night in a big way.

Deaths in Central Florida: 1/27  Orlando Sentinel

See recent obituaries from around Central Florida published in the Orlando Sentinel.

Deaths in Central Florida: 2/24  Orlando Sentinel

See recent obituaries from around Central Florida published in the Orlando Sentinel.

Central Florida students stage walkout for school safety, gun control  WFTV Orlando

Students in schools in Central Florida have staged walkouts Wednesday to raise awareness about school safety and gun control.

Windermere High gets new assistant principals for upcoming school year  West Orange Times & Windermere Observer

Nancy Murchison, Taylor Plumblee and Adele Salazar all have joined the Horizon West school.

Nominees Announced for the 2018 Jimmy Awards, Recognizing the Best of High School Musical Theatre Actors

Laura Benanti hosts the tenth annual National High School Musical Theatre Awards June 25.

House of the Day: Beautiful historic Delaney Park property wants $624,900 - REDUCED $599,900  Bungalower


Recap: National Signing Day Wednesday  WESH Orlando

National signing day is Wednesday and elite high school athletes from all over Central Florida are signing their national letters of intent to play their sport at the ...

Deaths in Central Florida: 8/15  Orlando Sentinel

See recent obituaries from around Central Florida published in the Orlando Sentinel.

Orlando teen takes after his amputee mentor, Boston Bill

ORLANDO, Fla. — Jodi Bainter still has the special text messages saved on her cell phone. The long, emotional messages are from a contact saved simply as ...

Two Central Florida teens triumph at national theater awards  Orlando Sentinel

Tony Moreno and Sofia Deler take top honors at the national Jimmy Awards in New York City.

Following pressure from Parkland shooting survivors, Publix suspends all political contributions  Orlando Weekly

Following a week of online outrage, Publix announced this afternoon that they will suspend all political donations after a Tampa Bay Times report revealed the...

The 2018 Jimmy® Awards at the Minskoff Theatre: And the Winners Are!  DC Metro Theater Arts

The 10th Annual Jimmy® Awards, presented by The Broadway League Foundation and Pittsburgh CLO on Monday, June 25, at the Minskoff Theatre, provided ...

Deaths in Central Florida: 2/9  Orlando Sentinel

See recent obituaries from around Central Florida published in the Orlando Sentinel.

Bill would require financial-literacy class in high school  Orlando Sentinel

A proposed law would require Florida high-school students to take money management.


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Under Armour Middle School Camp - Orlando  Youth1

The Under Armour All-America Camp Series Middle School Camps are designed to teach fundamentals, individual skills, group work and elevate thru ...

Under Armour Orlando: Camp Preview  247Sports

247Sports takes a look at the expected stars slated for Sunday's Under Armour camp in Orlando.

Central Florida students speak out for gun reforms at Lake Eola rally  Orlando Sentinel

The student-led movement for gun control continued Wednesday as teens from across Central Florida made an emotional appeal to lawmakers during a rally at ...

Blue Darters and Mustangs return to action Friday night  The Apopka Voice

The Apopka Blue Darters and Wekiva Mustangs return to action this week after a bounce-back victory for Apopka last Friday and a bye week for the Mustangs.

St. Johns County 2018 Football Preview: FSDB has enthusiasm but low numbers  St. Augustine Record

The Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind football team has won one game in the last two years. There may be more interest in playing in the marsh behind ...

Deaths in Central Florida: 3/10  Orlando Sentinel

See recent obituaries from around Central Florida published in the Orlando Sentinel.

This South Florida firm plans to build more upscale apartments in Orlando. Here's why.  Orlando Business Journal

The city has a 3.2 percent vacancy rate in its multifamily sector, which is among the lowest for Southeastern cities.

Orange schools don't accommodate Spanish speakers, students, parents say  Orlando Sentinel

A group of parents from Puerto Rico told the Orange County school board that the district doesn't provide adequate resources for Spanish-speaking families.

Florida man kicked out window, pulled himself out of moving cop car, deputies say  WFTV Orlando

A 31-year-old Minneola man smashed out of the back window of a patrol car and hurled himself out it onto the road Tuesday while the deputy behind the wheel ...

Father shoots older son to save younger son after argument between brothers over pool game  WFTV Orlando

Law enforcement officials in Florida said a father shot and killed one son to save the other after the two brothers started fighting over a pool game.

Ian McKinney Joins Seattle Mariners Organization  KSCJ

SIOUX CITY, IA – The Sioux City Explorers announced today that the Seattle Mariners have purchased the contract of Explorers LHP Ian McKinney. McKinney ...

House of the Day: 2014 Parade of Homes winner for sale in Delaney Park  Bungalower

SPONSORED: This beautiful 1950s mid-century modern home was built in 1954 and was the Orlando Parade of Homes Grand Winner in 2014. It's located at ...

Orange, Seminole students earn high school diplomas, associate degrees  Orlando Sentinel

A total of 41 high school seniors in Orange and Seminole counties will graduate this spring with two years of college completed.

Central Florida hospitals, agencies practice for potential terrorist attack  Orlando Sentinel

Fourteen hospitals; Lake, Orange and Seminole counties; the City of Orlando; Center Florida Disaster Medical Coalition; Orange County Public Schools; FBI; ...

Deaths in Central Florida: 2/11  Orlando Sentinel

See recent obituaries from around Central Florida published in the Orlando Sentinel.

Women Of The Year 2018  Orlando Magazine

Women who are making a positive impact on our community.

Obituary: Roberta Donahue Davis  West Orange Times & Windermere Observer

Roberta (Donahue) Davis, age 78, of Winter Garden, Florida, passed away Thursday, April 26, 2018. She was preceded in her passing by her mother, Elizabeth ...

Biz Digest: Where Mastiff Performance leased space; UCF professor wins DOE grant and more  Orlando Business Journal

This roundup of business news from throughout Central Florida includes leases, refinancing, hospitality, research and more.

Orlando deal with Ring security gives police broader access to crime-fighting tool  Orlando Sentinel

Now, Orlando police are hoping further access to the network of about 10000 Ring users in Orlando will help it solve burglaries, mail thefts and other crimes.

Brooke Dawkins' death gave others life  Orlando Sentinel

Brooke Dawkins saved four lives the day she died. The Orlando girl who would go on to be homecoming queen at Boone High School in 2012 and earn a Bright ...

Deaths in Central Florida: 12/3  Orlando Sentinel

See recent obituaries from around Central Florida published in the Orlando Sentinel.

Deaths in Central Florida: 2/2  Orlando Sentinel

See recent obituaries from around Central Florida published in the Orlando Sentinel.

Relief High School in Horizon West taking shape  West Orange Times

Walls are starting to go up at the West Orange relief high school construction site, and Doug Guthrie has been named principal.

See Which Talented High School Students Earned Top Marks at the 2017 Jimmy Awards

The ninth annual ceremony, hosted by Ben Platt, celebrated the best of high school musical theatre performances.

Jewish history exhibit to showcase contributions to Orlando community  Orlando Sentinel

Jewish contributions to the Central Florida community are highlighted in an exhibit at the Orange County Regional History Center called 'Kehillah" a History of ...

Ten organizations receive mini-grants from United Arts  Bungalower

United Arts of Central Florida has announced its latest recipients in its August cycle of Mini-Grants. Ten organizations were awarded Mini-Grants totaling ...

Emergency contact information in Central Florida  WKMG Orlando

Find important emergency contact information for the Central Florida area and statewide on SHELTERS. Shelter openings are ...

Orlando White House concert home looks to future  Orlando Sentinel

After nearly 700 music performances by nearly as many artists, and countless fundraisers, galas and practice sessions, Benoit Glazer and his unique White ...

Charlotte McKinney: Orlando's 'Dancing' hopeful  Orlando Sentinel

Orlando model Charlotte McKinney talks about "Dancing With the Stars," dropping out of school, her future.

UCF student possibly brain dead after being hit by truck  WESH Orlando

A 19-year-old UCF student is possibly brain dead after being hit by a pickup truck last week on Alafaya Trail, according to family members.possibly.

Florida Fire Frogs name 2018 field staff  Osceola News-Gazette

By Ken Jackson. Sports Editor. While the Opening Day roster for the Florida Fire Frogs' 2018 edition is still falling into place, as the Atlanta Braves' ...

I didn't know they're Jewish... AND from Orlando  Heritage Florida Jewish News

Of all the interesting facts and statistics you will learn at Kehillah: A History of Jewish Life in Greater Orlando exhibition, perhaps the most.

Deaths in Central Florida: 10/8  Orlando Sentinel

See recent obituaries from around Central Florida published in the Orlando Sentinel.

Delaney Park, Crystal Lake neighborhoods are quiet spots near SoDo  Orlando Sentinel

Delaney Park and neighboring Crystal Lake neighborhoods are quiet, desirable enclaves south of downtown Orlando with A rated schools and quick access to ...

House of the Day: 1940s bungalow near Boone High School asks $265000  Bungalower

This updated 1,342 SF 1940s bungalow in Kaley Park Orange County, near Boone High School, features a salt water “martini pool” and detached pool ...

Driving while black: OPD stops Aramis Ayala. No excuse for racial profiling  Orlando Sentinel

Lawyer Ernest DeLoach puts OPD's stop of Aramis Ayala into perspective as 100 of Central Florida's most influential people weigh in on current events.

Dr. Phillips Center Announces 2016 Applause Award Winners!  Broadway World

The Dr. Phillips Center Florida Hospital School of the Arts announces the 2016 recipients of the Applause Awards, boasting a range of students and talent from ...

South Lake County's terrain, training facilities attract Olympic hopefuls  Orlando Sentinel

The nearly 4400 miles separating south Lake County and Rio de Janeiro has never felt so close to more than two dozen elite athletes from eight countries who ...

Dr. Phillips Center Florida Hospital School of the Arts Announces 2017 Applause Awards Winners  Broadway World

Dr. Phillips Center Florida Hospital School of the Arts announces the 2017 recipients of the Applause Awards, boasting a range of students and talent from 32 ...

2019 MLB Draft Preview: 3 Florida Gulf Coast prospects for Marlins  Fish Stripes

The 2019 MLB Draft will be the Miami Marlins' second draft under the Derek Jeter regime. In the first draft, the Fish focused up the middle by drafting outfielder ...

Deaths in Central Florida: 8/20  Orlando Sentinel

See recent obituaries from around Central Florida published in the Orlando Sentinel.

Lake deputies arrest armed felon with clown mask  Orlando Sentinel

A gun-toting convicted felon who stashed a clown mask in his car was arrested by Lake County Sheriff's deputies Sunday, marking the second time this month ...

Friendly Confines | SoDo | Bar/Pub, Pub Grub | Nightspot  Orlando Weekly

Formerly Tom and Mony's Backroom, the new name didn't change the inside: a basic (but cheap!) beer/liquor selection, a pool table, video games, bar food, ...

Action 9: Florida Blue billing mistakes cost customers thousands  WFTV Orlando

An Ocoee couple recently discovered their health insurance had been canceled when they needed it the most., and Action 9 found out they're not the only ones ...

JNF honors family of philanthropists  Heritage Florida Jewish News

Jewish National Fund (JNF) will host its annual Tree of Life™ Award Dinner at the Rosen Plaza Hotel on Wednesday, Nov. 6. The event will honor two.

Orlando-based reality TV show Zombie House Flipping launches  Orlando Sentinel

An underbelly of "The City Beautiful" — abandoned, overgrown, moldy foreclosed houses — goes prime time Saturday night with a new reality television show ...

Pedestrian killed in crash involving Greyhound bus in Orlando, police say | WFTV  WFTV Orlando

ORLANDO, Fla. - A pedestrian was hit and killed by a Greyhound bus early Thursday at the intersection of Colonial Drive and Paramore Avenue, police said.

Black settlers shared Orlando's pioneer past  Orlando Sentinel

The land where Orlando's William R. Boone High School now stands was once part of a flourishing farm owned by the Glover family, who were African-American ...

Fringe Review: '21 Chump Street' | Blogs  Orlando Weekly

Based on a true story originally broadcast on public radio's This American Life, 21 Chump Street tells the tale of Justin (Matthew Roman), a straight-A ...

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