August, 2019 - Celebration, Florida

August 30, 2019

September Celebration News

The latest edition of the Celebration News is now available. Residents should still receive their editions in the mail as scheduled. However, due to storm preparations, distribution throughout the community will be delayed. The digital version can be viewed here.   [flipbook id=”8″].

August 27, 2019

Limpkins in Celebration

By Chet Blazak    The Limpkin is the champion of Florida birds for its ability to adapt to a changing environment.  It is a wading bird with striking chocolate brown plumage with pronounced white spotting on its back making it unmistakable. Limpkins are traditionally a food specialist, only eating apple snails. Over the last century due to

August 22, 2019

Five easy ways to lower your blood pressure

By Dr. Rohit Bhatheja   High blood pressure can put you at a higher risk for both heart attack and stroke. Fortunately, you can lower you risk for these conditions with easy, stress-free techniques to improve your blood pressure — and you don’t even have to hit the gym for hours or switch to a

Slay the homework monster

By Eileen Crawford, MS, LMHC   The arrival of August creates unique challenges for Celebration families this year. Not only are we facing the annual treks to Walmart and Target to check off school supply lists and update the uniform supply, but also K-8 parents must adjust to a noticeable schedule change. This year school

August 13, 2019

Hurricane safety for your pets

The Atlantic hurricane season runs from June 1 through November 30, but most hurricanes form later in the season between August and October. On average, of the hurricanes that make landfall on the eastern coast of the U.S., 40% of them will hit Florida. Preparing for a possible hurricane means having an emergency plan in

August 10, 2019

School safety

By Deputy Jerry Weiland Osceola County Sheriff’s Office   Osceola County Schools begin their 2019-2020 school year on August 12.  As always, the summers are too short, but as we move into the beginning of the school year, I like to remind all people of traffic safety. Unfortunately, Central Florida, including Kissimmee and Celebration, is

August 6, 2019

Holiday Concert VIP tables on sale

It’s never too early to start thinking about the holidays. Right? Whether you’re looking for that perfect gift or just want to get together with some friends or neighbors, we’ve the perfect idea for you – a VIP table at this year’s Holiday Concert. CROA is welcoming The Holiday Rock Orchestra to the stage at

August 3, 2019

Community asked to help ‘Stuff the Bus’

  As you hit the stores for your annual back to school shopping excursions, we ask if you are able, to pick up some school supplies for those who may not be as fortunate. The annual ‘Stuff the Bus’ campaign, which is conducted by the Celebration Foundation and CROA, will take place from August 1-9,

August 1, 2019

Dive on in to the August Celebration News

The latest edition of the Celebration News is now available. Catch up on the latest community happenings and events in our monthly publication. Get the latest on our Founders Day trip to the boardwalk or review the school supplies list for the Stuff the Bus campaign. Did the camera lens spot you during the July