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Recommended events for April in Orlando

By Brenda Argueta | April 01, 2019

Milk District Neighborhood Seed & Plant Swap Picnic April 3 at 6:30 p.m. This second annual swap will give neighbors the chance to learn from each other at Cherry Tree Park. Those who participate will be able to learn more about gardening and trade plants or seeds with others. The Milk District Neighborhood Association will provide food and drinks, while […]

Orlando Ballet welcomes Puerto Ricans to free Latin-inspired show

By Brenda Argueta | January 29, 2019

Orlando Ballet’s upcoming production, “Bailamos!,” is celebrating the premiere of its Latin-inspired show by inviting Puerto Ricans displaced by Hurricane Maria. Orlando Ballet is partnering with the Puerto Rico Federal Affairs Administration and the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce to offer 1,000 free tickets to its Feb. 16 show, according to a press release from Orlando Ballet. The purpose is to […]

Parramore Farmers Market reopens in new location after hiatus

By Brenda Argueta | January 29, 2019

The Parramore Farmers Market is back and ready to offer up locally-grown foods to the community. The market reopened on Jan. 26 and features more than 30 local vendors. It offers an opportunity for community growers to sell their produce and for shoppers to support local farming, like Fleet Farming or Growing Orlando. The Parramore Farmers Market features Black Bee […]

Sizeable donations help more uninsured at Grace Medical Home

By Brenda Argueta | January 29, 2019

Major donations will allow Grace Medical Home to move to a new location and provide healthcare to more uninsured patients. The organization announced Jan. 15 it will move to a new, 19,000-square-foot facility on East Concord Street near downtown. “This response tells us we live in a thriving and compassionate community that is committed to serving those that are often […]