Calling all Shutterbugs: Local Photography Contest

The City of Orlando’s Historic Preservation Board is seeking photographs capturing the beauty of the built historic streetscape and landscape enhancements in the city...
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Upcoming City of Orlando Events

Tuesday, May 29, 2018, 6:00-7:30pm United Arts 101. Historic Sanford Welcome Center, 230 East 1st Street Sanford, FL 32771  Click Here to RSVPTuesday, June 5, 2018, 6:00-7:30pm United Arts...
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 Orlando Carnival at Tinker Field, May 27

UPDATE:  This event has been moved to the Amway Center due to reports of inclement weather forecasted for May 27.Orlando Carnival Downtown on May...

18th Annual Daytona Beach Juneteenth Celebration

The Juneteenth Festival Committee Inc. will host the Eighteenth Annual Juneteenth Celebration during the week of June 16, 2018. This historical celebration commemorates the...

Orlando Renaissance Writers’ Guild’s 11th Annual Literacy Benefit Banquet, May 20

Orlando Renaissance Writers' Guild will host its 11th Annual Literacy Benefit Banquet on May 20th.  Eleven years!  Over 100 authors have showcased their newly published books at...
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ProPublica, WMFE and Orlando Public Library to Host Forum on PTSD in First Responders...

The Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando, Florida, laid bare an issue first responders have been dealing with for decades: how responding to horrific incidents...
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Entertainment Powerhouse Queen Latifah Added To 2018 Essence Festival Concert Series

NEW YORK, April 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time in the event's history, a special performance by multi-talented rapper, singer, actress and producer, Queen...

Tank, Xscape, Plies, Lyfe Jenning on stage at the Orlando Funk Fest in Orlando, FL. 

On Saturday, April 27, Multi-Grammy nominated singer, Tank, will join Xscape, Plies,Lyfe Jennings, and more on stage at the Orlando Funk Fest in Orlando, FL.  The show will take place...
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OPIOIDS AND ADDICTION: A Governors Roundtable on State Approaches to Treatment

Presented jointly with Reuters The Andelot Series on Current Science ControversiesThursday, April 12, 2018 Noon-1pm ET Watch the live webcast at ForumHSPH.org. Registration to watch the event online is...
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NAACP to Host Press Conference Denouncing Trump Federal Court Nominee Thomas Farr

Ohio NAACP Members to speak out against Farr’s Confirmation to US District Court(Cleveland)-On Wednesday, April 4, 2018, the NAACP, the nation’s foremost civil rights organization, will...