Lake Highland Prep students impact lives by upgrading toy cars

Students from the robotics program at Lake Highland Preparatory School cheered on toddlers who were testing out their new toy vehicles, but these were not your average Fisher-Price cars. Over 90 students and volunteers spent Saturday morning modifying the cars to cater them to the five children with disabilities who would receive them. The cars had push-to-go buttons placed on […]

Mayor Dyer talks Creative Village, Parramore in 2018 State of Downtown address

As important as the opening of Disney World. According to Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer, that’s how pivotal Creative Village will be to the future of Orlando. Mayor Dyer held his annual State of Downtown address on Dec. 6 at the Amway Center. Mayor Dyer stressed the impact that the completion of Creative Village will have on the downtown community. “Here […]

City provides bikes for kids of Reeves Terrace

Instead of his usual reindeer and sleigh, Santa Claus rode in an Orlando City firetruck on Dec. 21 to deliver a special present for the children of Reeves Terrace: bicycles to ride to school with. The Wheels for Kids program celebrated its 17th annual event at Howard Middle School where Orlando City Commissioner Patty Sheehan, the Orlando Police Department, the […]

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