September 16, 2019

Walking your dog in a tourist town

Walking a dog anywhere requires a certain amount of etiquette for both you and your dog. There are always new and old furry friends to greet, as well as special “sniff spots.” We love walking in our town – and so do the tourists! So walking your dog in Celebration involves a whole other set

September 11, 2019

About the Celebration Veterans Club

The club is a group of veterans from many different backgrounds, with many different personalities, beliefs and ideas. With all these differences, there are a few things that we all have in common.  All members are honorably discharged or are currently serving. All have taken the same oath to protect the Constitution of the United

September 6, 2019

Mark your calendars!

Get out your digital device and update those calendars or maybe you are old school and prefer the version you can write on. Either way, it is going to be a busy few months as CROA closes out the year (dare we say, the upcoming holidays). In addition to our monthly Food Truck on the

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.   .

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