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July 16, 2019

PTSA plans golf fundraiser

The Celebration High Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA) will be hosting their Seventh Annual Golf Scramble on Saturday, October 19 at the Celebration Golf Club beginning at 8 a.m. The event, which is the group’s main fundraiser of the year, is currently accepting individual registrations and sponsorships. The cost to participate in the scramble is

July 15, 2019

National Pet Fire Safety Day

National Pet Fire Safety Day is observed annually on July 15.  Just like fire drills, pets need consideration when preparing for unexpected fire emergencies. Our pets are as much a part of our family as any other member. This day stresses the importance of protecting them. Taking preventable measures now can both save your home and

July 10, 2019

“Wacky” Thriving In Place Members Celebrate Tourism

  Thriving In Place members had a wacky lunch as they learned about the benefits of tourism from Experience Kissimmee on May 7, during tourism week. Thriving In Place offers a weekly lunch with guest speakers discussing various topics every Friday. This is one of the many benefits of being a member. Experience Kissimmee sponsored

July 5, 2019

Summer pet safety

Along with summer comes special concerns for our furry family members. The main areas of concern are heat, bugs and water safety. Heat is of particular concern here in Florida, for both animals and humans. Cats, originally desert animals, are seemingly more able to adapt to heat, generally disappearing after finding a cool corner. Dogs,

June 28, 2019

Chorus to present “The Spirit of Freedom”

Often when writing these articles, I look to the internet for inspiration – to get my creative juices flowing, so to speak.  So I Googled “The Spirit of Freedom” and this is what popped up –  an Australian luxury “Livaboard Dive” vessel, an Irish folk music album by Christy Moore, the Idaho Veterans Service Award,

Celebration Foundation 2019 scholarships

By Jacquie Hobgood   The prospect of college is perhaps one of the most exciting events in a student’s life. At the same time, it may also be a bit daunting, as the cost of college is ever increasing. For the past several years, the Celebration Foundation has granted scholarships to Celebration residents who submitted

June 21, 2019

Independence Day traffic and safety

In anticipation of the events occurring in Celebration as part of the ‘Star Spangled Spectacular 4th of July event, the following traffic initiatives will be in place in an effort to assist residents and to ensure an enjoyable experience. On Wednesday, July 3, beginning at 2 p.m., vehicle access to the Town Center area will

June 20, 2019

Understanding your dog’s desire to dig

  Many dog parents have been frustrated when their four-legged friends start digging holes around the yard or at the dog park.  While digging is a natural behavior for many breeds, understanding why your dogs are digging is important to managing their behavior. According to the American Kennel Club (AKC) there are several reasons why

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