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October 17, 2019

PTSA to tee it up

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

October 15, 2019

Orlando Film Festival to feature world premiere of local filmmaker

Former Celebration resident and local film director Tony Cortese, will have the honor of having his long awaited featured documentary on Walt Disney’s epic journey of the making of Walt Disney World and E.P.C.O.T. kick off this year’s Orlando Film Festival. Walt Disney – Master of Dreams, The Road to E.P.C.O.T. premiers on Thursday, October

October 10, 2019

New View – The value of priceless stuff

For the past several months I have been cleaning out our house. It has been an epic cleanse, not so much with buckets and mops but rather large bags and boxes, with the Red Cross and For Sale Facebook pages seeing the fruits of my labor. I believe the house is literally a foot higher

October 7, 2019

Step out for Pink On Parade

This fall mark your calendars for AdventHealth’s most popular event! Pink on Parade 5k is not only a run, but a celebration of strength for those who have been touched by breast cancer. Come out in your pinkest attire to show your support for the brave women in our community battling breast cancer and survivors

September 27, 2019

Breathe, Relax, Play . . . Repeat

Another school year underway promises the escalation of a growing mental health challenge: anxiety. We all feel it. Kids juggling schoolwork, social pressures and expectations; parents trying to balance work, flawless parenting and home management; and those of us out of the child/parent daily dance who must manage the stressors of career, finances, friends, family,

September 25, 2019

Bonding over magic and laughs with Thriving In Place

As the grant writer for the Celebration Foundation, I always enjoy getting to see our programs in action. This past month, I was invited to join Thriving In Place on their excursion to WonderWorks to see the “Outta Control Magic Comedy Dinner Show.” This was my first visit to WonderWorks and I have to say,

September 23, 2019

The wading birds of Celebration – EGRETS

Each fall the white egrets return to our ponds to pass the winter.  After spending the summer breeding in rookeries in remote swamps and marshes along the coastlines of  Northern Florida, Georgia and South Carolina, a few travel as family groups to our retention and natural ponds. Some stay for the winter, others continue on

September 20, 2019

See Red and Blue? Here’s what to do

We have all had that sinking feeling after seeing the flashing red and blue lights behind us. For some, it is a moment of panic and for others it is that moment of realization that they have been caught. There are a few basic reasons why a driver may see flashing lights on police cars. 

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