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The Lifeline

Bringing you the best local stories in and around our community.

Kid City USA Heathrow

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When Khushboo Pundir and Nanditha Gummadapu met and created some magic with their Kid City USA early learning academy on Lake Mary Boulevard years ago, it was only the beginning.

A New Way to Serve

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RSVP is now active in Seminole County, and it aims to match seniors and older adults with local nonprofit organizations that need their help

Disc Golf Fever

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Thanks to a local teen and a handful of disc-golf enthusiasts, one of the fastest growing sports in the country has arrived in Lake Mary

A SunRail Daycation

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Looking for a day-full of fun throughout Central Florida? Our own Georgia Rivas hops on SunRail to scope out some of the hottest spots that are just a train-ride away.

A League of Their Own

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From one-on-one tutoring to family reading programs and more, the Adult Literacy League and its volunteers are committed to building a more literate community

A Legacy of Dignity

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To honor the life of its biggest advocate, IDignity Seminole redoubles its efforts to help the disadvantaged get the essential identification they need

Melissa Ray- Wins Civilian Life Saving Award

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Melissa Ray works at Jeunesse Global in Lake Mary. In 1990, she first took a CPR training class and learned mouth-to-mouth resuscitation. Things have changed in the three decades since Melissa’s first CPR classes, and luckily for her coworker, Brendan Farwick, she recently participated in an updated training session offered by the Lake Mary Fire Department and taught by Inspector Torry Walker.

The (Home) Brew Crew

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If you’ve ever thought about trying your hand at homebrewing beer, don’t go it alone! The Brew Club of Seminole County welcomes you with full glasses and open arms.

A Seed Grows in Seminole

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The Mustard Seed of Central Florida has a strong and growing presence in Seminole County, providing help to families in distress and opportunities to serve for those with love to give

Double Eagle

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With a combined eight state championships in the last six years, Lake Mary is home to the two most dominant girls’ golf teams in Florida

"You Smell the Fuel"

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From Altamonte Springs to the skies high above the most exotic destinations in the world, this competitive skydiver reflects on his unlikely destiny to join the Army’s Golden Eagles

The Hearts of Hamilton

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With more than 100 years of combined education experience, these three original Hamilton Elementary teachers reflect on 35 years of history at the iconic Sanford school