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One Voice, One Vote

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This Altamonte playwright is channeling a civil rights icon to encourage citizens nationwide – and here in our community – to embrace their right to vote

The King's Court

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When you’ve run out of Halls of Fame to join, what honors are left? For this local basketball legend, an appointment to the Court of Honor awaits.

Much to Celebrate, Much Still to Do

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Demand for new pets during the coronavirus crisis has emptied local animal shelters, right? Actually, not quite. While lots of local families have welcomed a new pet into their home, many four-legged friends are still hoping to find their perfect match.

More Room to Help

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Thanks to a generous donor, the homegrown charity Just Our Soldiers’ Helpers is expanding its footprint in our community to bring comfort and caring to men and women serving overseas

Coding for Charity

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Determined to help local businesses during the pandemic, three high-school programmers put their heads together to create a nonprofit organization that gives back in more ways than one

A Safe Way To Play

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Golf is one of the only sports that is relatively unaffected by the coronavirus crisis, so the City of Oviedo’s purchase of the Twin Rivers Golf Club is paying more dividends than ever

Put Me In, Coach!

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In baseball, basketball, and football, the Oviedo-Winter Springs community is welcoming three new coaches to our award-winning high-school programs

“Eye Vitamins” and You

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Whether shopping online or walking through your local pharmacy, the number of products advertising various health benefits can be overwhelming. So, do you need to be taking any vitamins for your eye health, and if so, which ones?

However You Learn...

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Digital learning is more popular – and potentially more frustrating – than ever before, but a local student and her friends around the world are here to help

Now You SEE Me

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Having trouble understanding someone in a face mask? Imagine if you’re deaf or hard of hearing. But the local Lions Club has a solution.