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TABLE OF CONTENTS<br />

GROWING GAINS & PAINS …........................................................... 5<br />

A Little Gem in West Orange County<br />

BUSINESS PROFILE ........................................................................ … 7<br />

Playing For Keeps / QPC Games<br />

BUSINESS SPOTLIGHT.......................................................................10<br />

A Center for Hormonal Balance / Florida Center for Hormones and Wellness<br />

PROMOTIONAL FEATURE...................................................................12<br />

The REP / Harry Connick Jr.’s The Happy Elf Makes Its Central<br />

Florida Debut This Holiday Season<br />

TOURISM UPDATE.............................................................................14<br />

Central Florida Hotel & Lodging Association<br />

<strong>2016</strong> HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE...............................................................<strong>17</strong><br />

NEWS & BUSINESS BRIEFS................................................................<strong>30</strong><br />

IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD...............................................................34<br />

REDISCOVER I-DRIVE..........................................................................37<br />

SOUTHWEST SPORTS........................................................................40<br />

COMMUNITY BULLETIN BOARD.........................................................42<br />

SOUTHWEST SERVICE DIRECTORY.....................................................44<br />

SOUTHWEST SOCIAL SEEN...............................................................46<br />

Stoneybrook West Kids Halloween Extravaganza<br />

SOUTHWEST SOCIAL SEEN...............................................................47<br />

Windermere Halloween Costume Parade and Hay Ride<br />

SOUTHWEST SOCIAL SEEN...............................................................48<br />

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GROWING<br />

GAINS & PAINS<br />

A Little Gem in<br />

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More than a year after a group of golf<br />

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membership has grown significantly.<br />

“It’s been good,” said Jim Karr, a managing<br />

partner of West Orange Country<br />

Club. “We’re encouraged that the club is<br />

going to make it.”<br />

Founded by citrus growers, West<br />

Orange Country Club opened in 1967,<br />

with a tree-lined, 71-par golf course designed<br />

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Karr, who joined the club in 1981, continues<br />

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plan to close the club. That is neither his<br />

nor the other investors’ intentions. They are<br />

working to ensure it succeeds as a golf<br />

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Ed Neill, a part-time Winter Garden<br />

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about 10 years. He said that he invested<br />

to help save it, so he can continue to enjoy<br />

the unpretentious atmosphere and comfortable<br />

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According to county records, the new<br />

owners purchased the club in July 2015<br />

for nearly $1.3 million. At the time, it had<br />

148 members. The new owners invested<br />

more than $500,000 in improvements, including<br />

repaving the parking lot, adding<br />

pavers and new furniture to the pool deck,<br />

resurfacing the tennis courts, and adding a<br />

new driving mat to the driving range.<br />

Membership has grown to 250 members<br />

as of this month.<br />

“We are encouraged by the progress,<br />

but we still have a ways to go,” Karr said.<br />

“We are anxious to have other people<br />

come out and enjoy this hidden gem.”<br />

Many new members have signed on for<br />

a social golf membership with four prepaid<br />

rounds of golf per month. Additional<br />

rounds can be purchased. Social members<br />

have full access to the pool, tennis and<br />

club facilities.<br />

“We’re getting a number of young families,”<br />

Karr said. “It’s allowed the younger<br />

families to come out and use the pool.”<br />

Many children are taking survival swim<br />

lessons. Other folks just relax by the pool<br />

and cool off in the water. Karr plans to<br />

extend the pool deck to accommodate all<br />

of the people who enjoy the pool.<br />

The Windermere and west Orange<br />

communities are some of the fastest<br />

growing in the county, so the population<br />

increase should bode well for the club.<br />

Membership is not limited to the immediate<br />

area, with some members living in<br />

Seminole and Lake counties.<br />

Anyone can dine at the club, but golfing<br />

on the 18-hole course is reserved<br />

for members only. The club does offer a<br />

member-for-a-day program, so prospective<br />

members can try the course and see<br />

if they like it, and it is open seven days<br />

per week.<br />

Young people are learning to play the<br />

game at the golf clinics, led by Brendon<br />

Chase, assistant golf professional, and<br />

during afternoon lessons. Even young children<br />

are taking up clubs and enjoying the<br />

sport. Youth in high school or college can<br />

join on a student membership and play the<br />

game and practice. Student memberships<br />

include golf privileges after 2 p.m.<br />

“This is the youngest group of people I<br />

have seen out here ever,” Karr said. “That’s<br />

the future of golf. If we don’t get younger folks<br />

out, I don’t know if the game will survive.” ª<br />

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QPC Games is in the business of<br />

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is more of a marketing business<br />

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“Playing cards are a fantastic<br />

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Charles Levin, founder and CEO<br />

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Back in 1999, Levin, who got his<br />

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taking a break to start a family in<br />

<strong>Southwest</strong> <strong>Orlando</strong>, saw a business<br />

opportunity in playing cards<br />

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“People use them, and they don’t<br />

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Unless you lose a card in a deck,<br />

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Levin knew he wasn’t stumbling<br />

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BUSINESS<br />

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Purchasing printing and manufacturing<br />

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PROFILE<br />

Playing for Keeps<br />

Custom-Designed Playing Cards and Games Give Promotions Lasting Value<br />

handle orders from conception to<br />

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game complete with dice, miniatures<br />

and tokens.<br />

The process starts with an initial<br />

consultation, during which a QPC<br />

Games team of expert game designers<br />

works with clients to determine<br />

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Special weight paper is shipped<br />

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Aqueous coating is used to give<br />

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The in-house graphics department<br />

offers complimentary design support<br />

at no cost to clients.<br />

“A lot of our clients know exactly<br />

what they want but don’t have the<br />

tools or skills to make it themselves,”<br />

Levin said.<br />

As part of his mission to not “nickel<br />

and dime” clients, Levin doesn’t<br />

charge printer set-up fees, hike up<br />

shipping on rush orders, or upcharge<br />

for full-color printing.<br />

QPC requires only a 10-deck minimum<br />

for playing-card orders, while<br />

many competitors require a 2,500-<br />

deck minimum.<br />

“We’re the only company based<br />

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prices competitive with international<br />

production,” Levin said.<br />

Cards are printed, cut, rounded on<br />

the edges, wrapped in cellophane<br />

and fed into a custom-designed box.<br />

Levin said QPC’s new customshape<br />

box-making machine is really<br />

a game changer.<br />

CONTINUED ON PAGE 8


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“When you look at game companies,<br />

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or a timer and an instruction sheet.”<br />

QPC Games is the only company<br />

in the country that makes those boxes<br />

at a competitive price. Levin said the<br />

few companies in the U.S. that make<br />

similar boxes force customers to buy<br />

high quantities at a high price.<br />

“We can sell boxes at low volumes<br />

at prices better than similar<br />

ones made in China,” he said. “And<br />

we’ll get it to you in about four weeks<br />

where China takes about 16. We allow<br />

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For more information about bringing a game idea<br />

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hospitality and community<br />

accomplishments in Central<br />

Florida:<br />

• The 2007 City of<br />

<strong>Orlando</strong>/Orange County<br />

Interlocal Agreement —<br />

paving the way for the construction<br />

of the Dr. Phillips<br />

Center for the Performing Arts<br />

and the Amway Center, as well<br />

as providing for critical improvements<br />

to the then <strong>Orlando</strong> Citrus<br />

Bowl. (Today, it is Camping World<br />

Stadium.)<br />

• Securing both Major League<br />

Soccer (<strong>Orlando</strong> City Soccer<br />

Club) and National Women’s<br />

Soccer League (<strong>Orlando</strong> Pride)<br />

franchises.<br />

• Revitalization of downtown<br />

<strong>Orlando</strong> to the benefit of both residents<br />

and visitors to the region.<br />

• Efforts in revising the 2007<br />

Interlocal Agreement in 2012 to<br />

expedite Citrus Bowl renovations<br />

for sports tourism opportunities,<br />

including additional college football<br />

bowl games, Camping World<br />

Kickoff series, and Copa América<br />

Centenario matches.<br />

• Commitment in <strong>2016</strong> to review/improvise<br />

the Interlocal<br />

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support to Visit <strong>Orlando</strong>, a dedicated<br />

sports bid fund, enhancements<br />

to the Orange County Convention<br />

Center, and the completion of<br />

<strong>Orlando</strong> Mayor Buddy Dyer to receive Central<br />

Florida Hotel & Lodging Association’s <strong>2016</strong><br />

Charles Andrews Memorial Hospitality Award.<br />

Phase II of the Dr. Phillips Center<br />

for the Performing Arts.<br />

• Leadership in the aftermath<br />

of the June 12 Pulse nightclub<br />

attack — establishing the<br />

One<strong>Orlando</strong> Fund, which has<br />

collected approximately $<strong>30</strong> million<br />

for the Pulse victims’ families<br />

and survivors.<br />

The award is named after<br />

the first CFHLA board of directors<br />

chairperson, Charles<br />

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HOLIDAY<br />

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With Thanksgiving and Black<br />

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<strong>Southwest</strong> <strong>Orlando</strong> residents<br />

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for amazing holiday gifts for the<br />

people on their lists. <strong>Southwest</strong><br />

<strong>Orlando</strong> <strong>Bulletin</strong>’s Holiday<br />

Gift Guide provides a comprehensive<br />

listing of various local<br />

stores, as well as gift ideas —<br />

from always-handy gift cards<br />

to fun fitness opportunities and<br />

more — that are sure to please<br />

everyone this holiday season.<br />

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youth. Men and women who have<br />

balanced levels of life-sustaining hormones<br />

live longer, avoid diseases<br />

of aging, and have better romantic<br />

lives. Treat your partner to a hormone<br />

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With balanced hormones, you have<br />

the energy and vitality to manage holiday<br />

stress. Help your body be better<br />

equipped to take on the extra duties<br />

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friends and family how vibrant and<br />

youthful you feel by giving yourself<br />

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Dr. Phillips is offering an excellent<br />

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When you spend $100 on gift card<br />

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100, in <strong>Orlando</strong>. For more information,<br />

call 407-354-3689 or visit<br />

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Meisenheimer Day Spa has<br />

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Everyone likes to be pampered, and<br />

what better way than with a custom<br />

facial treatment? The spa’s heated<br />

tables and fountains help clients relax<br />

while music fills the air. Gift certificates<br />

are also offered in all denominations.<br />

Meisenheimer Day Spa is located in<br />

Suite 115 at 7<strong>30</strong>0 Sandlake Commons<br />

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are Monday through Thursday from<br />

9 a.m.-5 p.m. For more information,<br />

call 407-351-8885.<br />

With the holidays just around the<br />

corner, take advantage of Spalidays<br />

specials at Omni <strong>Orlando</strong> Resort<br />

at Championsgate’s signature<br />

Mokara Spa. Treat yourself and others<br />

to the gift of relaxation with a spa<br />

treatment. From Dec. 14-25, Mokara<br />

Spa will feature $99 treatments that<br />

include a $25 credit toward spa retail<br />

purchases, so you can take home a<br />

gift for that special someone. Spa gift<br />

cards are also available for purchase<br />

(credit not valid toward gift cards). For<br />

more information, call 407-390-6603,<br />

or visit omnihotels.com/orlando or<br />

www.mokaraspas.com on the web.<br />

<strong>Southwest</strong> <strong>Orlando</strong> Eye Care,<br />

located at 7009 Dr. Phillips Blvd.,<br />

Suite 110, in <strong>Orlando</strong>, offers comprehensive<br />

eye care to the Dr. Phillips and<br />

<strong>Southwest</strong> <strong>Orlando</strong> communities. Dr.<br />

John Nowell is a board-certified<br />

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outine eye exams, contact lens evaluations,<br />

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<strong>Southwest</strong> <strong>Orlando</strong> Eye Care has a<br />

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several designer frames and sunglasses,<br />

including lines by Savile Row,<br />

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Give the gift of beauty! At Spa Blue,<br />

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Botox Cosmetic; the latest fillers such<br />

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well as platelet-rich plasma microneedling<br />

for skin remodeling and hair regrowth.<br />

Take advantage of Spa Blue’s<br />

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Specials include a membership program<br />

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information, call 407-772-2583 or visit<br />

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With the holidays just around the<br />

corner, one of the best — and mostforgotten<br />

gifts — is the gift of good<br />

health. Dr. Niral Patel and the staff<br />

at Windermere Medical Center<br />

believe preventative wellness is a<br />

vital tool to managing health, yet<br />

many people choose instead to be<br />

reactive, scheduling an appointment<br />

only when something “doesn’t feel<br />

right.” The fact is, many of the top<br />

risk factors relating to illness are preventable,<br />

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For more information or to make an<br />

appointment, call 407-876-2273 or<br />

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Does someone you care about<br />

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Tour and Winter Wonderland<br />

One of Central Florida’s most-loved home<br />

tours returns with 10 fabulously decorated<br />

homes in Celebration, FL. This year visit<br />

Town Hall for a Winter Wonderland of<br />

delightfully decorated holiday trees and<br />

exquisite “tablescapes.” Tickets are available<br />

at www.TheCelebrationFoundation.org.<br />

Visit our featured homes and Winter Wonderland!<br />

Saturday, December 3rd 3-9pm<br />

Sunday, December 4th 1-5pm<br />

Pre-sale: Adults $15 Children (3-11) $5<br />

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lives of those we love. They can be<br />

caused by weight gain, structural issues,<br />

lack of flexibility or simple heredity.<br />

Exercise, specifically Pilates,<br />

has been shown to help decrease<br />

the pain associated with these issues.<br />

Encourage someone you love<br />

to give it a try. Give the gift of health<br />

this holiday season. A gift certificate<br />

to Zero Gravity Fitness may just<br />

change their lives. For more information,<br />

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students with some of the best tutors<br />

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and test scores. Whether it is for your<br />

student or a busy family that would<br />

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this year with a certificate from Edu<br />

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Give the gift of better grades<br />

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student or parent. Huntington<br />

Learning Center, located at 5060<br />

Dr. Phillips Blvd. in <strong>Orlando</strong>, is the<br />

perfect place to help students develop<br />

the skills, confidence, and motivation<br />

to shine, whether the need is<br />

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and ACT. Give Huntington a call today<br />

at 407-290-1111 to get your student<br />

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Odds & Ends<br />

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and videography services,<br />

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and much more. Whether you are<br />

looking for family holiday portraits<br />

or LinkedIn head shots, a birthday<br />

photo booth or event video coverage,<br />

or you have any other need<br />

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Gifting with style has never been<br />

easier. Ca Va Chic Boutique, located<br />

at 4757 The Grove Drive in<br />

Windermere, is the place to go for<br />

an assortment of fashion-trending<br />

clothing and accessories for your<br />

favorite fashionistas. Items are handpicked<br />

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has something unique for your loved<br />

ones. Stop by and check out the<br />

great selection of apparel or pick up<br />

a gift card today! Holiday hours are<br />

Monday-Friday from 10 a.m.-7 p.m.<br />

and Sunday from noon-5 p.m. For<br />

more information, call 407-2<strong>17</strong>-7607<br />

or visit www.cavachicboutique.com<br />

on the web.<br />

For gifts that are best for her,<br />

visit Dynasty Gallery & Gifts.<br />

Mantrabands are simple, elegant<br />

bracelets with a touch of delicate<br />

polish and an uplifting message,<br />

promoting a lifestyle of optimism,<br />

positivity and mindfulness. Pandora<br />

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world a universe of high-quality,<br />

hand-finished, modern and genuine<br />

jewelry products at affordable<br />

prices. Alex and Ani designs and<br />

creates bangle bracelets, necklaces,<br />

earrings and rings that adorn the<br />

body, enlighten the mind and empower<br />

the spirit. Dynasty Gallery is<br />

located at 1067 S. Clarke Road in<br />

Ocoee. For more information, call<br />

407-522-4400.<br />

Celebrate the season with a gift<br />

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Landscape Nursery. Flora and<br />

fauna make great gifts for family<br />

members and friends. Give them<br />

something they can enjoy over<br />

and over, whether they are project<br />

planning or just enjoy being<br />

with the flowers. Royal Landscape<br />

Nursery offers the best in landscaping<br />

and gardening needs with gift<br />

certificates that fit all amounts and<br />

any project size. Give the gift that<br />

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call 407-296-<strong>30</strong>42 or visit<br />

royallandscapenursery.com on the<br />

web.<br />

VIPet Resort, 6600 Kingspointe<br />

Parkway in <strong>Orlando</strong>, is an<br />

8,000-square-foot luxury boarding<br />

facility for dogs and cats. It offers<br />

overnight boarding, doggy day<br />

care and full grooming services.<br />

VIPet Resort also features a new<br />

expansion called The Companion<br />

Club, an exclusive club for small<br />

dogs only. All guests will enjoy spacious<br />

suites, playtime with friends,<br />

specialty treat items, and lots of love<br />

and attention. Operating hours are<br />

Monday-Friday from 8 a.m.-6:<strong>30</strong><br />

p.m., and Saturday and Sunday<br />

from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. For more information,<br />

call 407-355-3594 or visit<br />

www.vipet.net on the web.<br />

Restaurants &<br />

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Guests will marvel at lavish holiday<br />

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than 2 million twinkling Christmas<br />

lights and acres of larger-thanlife<br />

decorations at Christmas at<br />

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Activities include heartwarming<br />

visits with Santa; the Cirque<br />

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Craig Miller’s Field House<br />

in the Dellagio Town Center is<br />

<strong>Orlando</strong>’s classic sports bar and<br />

restaurant, designed for the sporting<br />

and culinary enthusiast. Whether<br />

you’re inside or enjoying one of its<br />

legendary Dark & Stormies on the<br />

patio, there’s not a bad seat in the<br />

house! Miller’s Field House boasts<br />

a scratch menu, diverse selection<br />

of craft beers, more than 70 highdefinition<br />

TVs, and an exclusive Don<br />

Q Owner’s Box for special events.<br />

Plan your holiday party or catering<br />

event today! For more information,<br />

call Melanie at 407-248-3474. Gift<br />

cards are available.<br />

Holiday traditions and joyful celebrations<br />

transform the I-Drive<br />

Resort Area! Begin the holiday<br />

season with the lighting of I-Drive’s<br />

50-foot-tall tree Nov. 19 at 6:<strong>30</strong><br />

p.m. at the Blue Martini outdoor<br />

patio at Pointe <strong>Orlando</strong>. The I-Ride<br />

Trolley Chords barbershop quartet<br />

will perform along with the Dr.<br />

Phillips High School dance magnet<br />

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program and the Central Florida<br />

Community Choir. Photos with<br />

Santa will be available after the<br />

ceremony from 7-8 p.m. This free<br />

event benefits The Salvation Army<br />

Angel Tree program.<br />

Give the gift of flavor with a gift<br />

card from Itta Bena this holiday<br />

season. Located on the second<br />

level of Pointe <strong>Orlando</strong>, Itta Bena is<br />

<strong>Orlando</strong>’s hidden gem, specializing<br />

in great steaks and seafood. From<br />

its 16-ounce bone-in cowboy ribeye<br />

to the blackened Gulf red snapper<br />

to the Signature She Crab Soup and<br />

decadent desserts, Itta Bena has<br />

something for everyone. So come<br />

as you are for great food in a relaxed<br />

atmosphere with unrivaled<br />

Southern hospitality. For more information,<br />

call 407-757-2910 or visit<br />

ittabenadining.com on the web.<br />

This holiday season, give the<br />

gift of live theater. <strong>Orlando</strong><br />

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MAKE THIS SEASON<br />

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From fireworks, and cooking demos<br />

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Holidays! Celebrate the season at the<br />

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Repertory Theatre presents<br />

performances of Harry Connick<br />

Jr.’s The Happy Elf from Nov.<br />

7-Dec. 18. From the Grammywinning<br />

musician, this joyous, new<br />

jazz musical is sure to become a<br />

holiday favorite! Positive thinking,<br />

teamwork and faith are wonderful<br />

gifts to give and receive, and in<br />

this story of elfin magic, the audience<br />

finds these gifts are never in<br />

short supply. Tickets start at $14.<br />

The <strong>Orlando</strong> Rep is located at<br />

1001 E. Princeton St. in <strong>Orlando</strong>.<br />

For more information, visit<br />

www.orlandorep.com on the web.<br />

Create cherished memories this<br />

holiday season and beyond with<br />

a gift card from Rosen Centre,<br />

9840 International Drive in<br />

<strong>Orlando</strong>. Treat your loved ones to<br />

a world-class getaway right in their<br />

backyard! Whether it’s a dining<br />

escape to the Caribbean with luxurious<br />

poolside dining at Harry’s<br />

Poolside Bar & Grill or tantalizing<br />

their taste buds with award-winning<br />

Florida-inspired cuisine at<br />

Everglades, everyone loves Rosen<br />

Centre. A trip to its full-service spa<br />

will cause troubles to be pampered<br />

away, or book an overnight stay<br />

and enjoy it all at once! For more<br />

information, call 407-996-9840 or<br />

visit rosencentre.com on the web.<br />

What is the holiday gift that<br />

keeps on giving? A gift card from<br />

Rosen Plaza, located at 9700<br />

International Drive in <strong>Orlando</strong>,<br />

where you and your loved ones<br />

can create memories that will last<br />

a lifetime. Choose any dollar value<br />

good for all of the hotel’s exceptional<br />

amenities, from the awardwinning<br />

Jack’s Place restaurant<br />

to ’39 Poolside Bar & Grill for a<br />

Sunday poolside brunch to 3NINE,<br />

<strong>Orlando</strong> Business Journal’s reader’s<br />

top choice for local nightclub. Book<br />

an overnight stay and enjoy it all in<br />

luxury in one of Rosen Plaza’s deluxe<br />

guest rooms. For more information,<br />

call 407-996-9700 or visit<br />

rosenplaza.com on the web.


Give the gift that will last a lifetime.<br />

Create special memories with<br />

a gift card from Rosen Shingle<br />

Creek, located at 9939 Universal<br />

Blvd. in <strong>Orlando</strong>. Choose any dollar<br />

value you like, good for world-class<br />

dining at the hotel’s 15 awardwinning<br />

restaurants and lounges,<br />

including the local favorite AAA<br />

Four Diamond A Land Remembered<br />

steakhouse. Or choose a relaxing<br />

spa day, 18 holes of golf, or a luxurious<br />

overnight stay to enjoy it all at<br />

once. Mix and match as you please.<br />

For more information, call 407-996-<br />

9939 or visit rosenshinglecreek.com<br />

on the web.<br />

Give the gift of comedy, mystery<br />

and intrigue by giving a Sleuths<br />

Mystery Dinner Shows gift certificate!<br />

It’s a great gift idea for employees,<br />

friends and family. Guests<br />

will mingle with unusual characters<br />

while enjoying salad, but watch out!<br />

The action is fast and the laughter<br />

is contagious as the audience becomes<br />

the detectives and solve the<br />

crime. They will enjoy dinner, dessert<br />

and unlimited beer, wine and soft<br />

drinks. Group rates are available<br />

for parties of 15 or more. Sleuths<br />

Mystery Dinner Shows is located at<br />

8267 International Drive in <strong>Orlando</strong>.<br />

For more information, call 407-363-<br />

1985 or visit www.sleuths.com on<br />

the web.<br />

Sports,<br />

Fun & Fitness<br />

Have you been to downtown<br />

<strong>Orlando</strong> lately? Give your loved<br />

one a night stay at the stylish Aloft<br />

<strong>Orlando</strong> Downtown. Your guest<br />

will enjoy the modern rooms and chic<br />

W XYZ Bar with award-winning restaurants,<br />

Amway Center, Dr. Phillips<br />

Center for the Performing Arts, clubs,<br />

lounges and much more within walking<br />

distance. Aloft is ideal for a<br />

night to stay and play in downtown<br />

<strong>Orlando</strong>! For more information,<br />

call 407-380-3500 or visit www.<br />

aloftorlandodowntown.com on the web.<br />

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Discover<br />

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Make Your Holiday Reservations Early<br />

The Ultimate Vacation Spot for Cool Cats & Hot Dogs®<br />

• Large private suites & TV’s<br />

• Maid service & room service<br />

• Specialty treat items<br />

• Outside walks<br />

• Playtime at Hot Dog Park<br />

• Grooming at Milo’s Salon & Spa<br />

Ask us about our<br />

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For reservations:<br />

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Dr. Marissa Magsino<br />

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<strong>Orlando</strong>, FL 32819<br />

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If you’re looking for the perfect<br />

stocking stuffer, then a Fun<br />

Spot America season pass<br />

is a gift that will give them the<br />

#bestyearever! With a Fun Spot<br />

America season pass, you get<br />

two parks for only $74.50 (Black<br />

Friday weekend only). Ride gokarts,<br />

roller coasters, thrill rides<br />

and more. With a variety of rides<br />

at each park, one located in<br />

<strong>Orlando</strong> and one in Kissimmee,<br />

Fun Spot has something for all<br />

ages. There are no blackout<br />

dates, and parking is free. For<br />

more information, call 407-363-<br />

3867 or visit www.fun-spot.com<br />

on the web.<br />

Looking for the perfect gift this<br />

holiday season? Give the gift of<br />

Kings! Kings <strong>Orlando</strong> gift cards<br />

are good for bowling and nostalgic<br />

table games, ranging from billiards,<br />

shuffleboard, outdoor bocce<br />

ball to foosball and more. Kings<br />

gift cards also are good toward<br />

the business’ award-winning food,<br />

crafted in its scratch kitchen. Kings<br />

— located in the Vue at 360 at<br />

8255 International Drive, Suite<br />

120, in <strong>Orlando</strong> — is the perfect<br />

place for a family day out, night<br />

out with friends, celebration of a<br />

special occasion, a date night or<br />

to catch a game. For more information,<br />

call 407-363-0200 or visit<br />

kingsgiftcards.com on the web.<br />

Sky Zone <strong>Orlando</strong>, located<br />

at 5250 International Drive, Suite<br />

C1, <strong>Orlando</strong>, allows guests to celebrate<br />

the season by partying in<br />

the dark at the wall-to-wall trampoline<br />

park. People age 13-older<br />

can get their jump on with music,<br />

black lights, laser beams and<br />

more. “Glow” takes place Fridays<br />

and Saturdays from 8-11 p.m.,<br />

and the cost is $20. Reflective<br />

shirts must be worn and are available<br />

for purchase for $5 each.<br />

Gather your friends and glow at<br />

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call 407-326-0482 or<br />

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Join us at 6:<strong>30</strong>pm as we light<br />

the official I•Drive 50-foot holiday tree at Pointe <strong>Orlando</strong>.<br />

Special Performances by:<br />

I•RIDE Trolley Quartet • Dr. Phillips HS “Dance in Motion” Company<br />

Central Florida Community Arts Choir<br />

Free photos with Santa - just bring your own camera!<br />

Special Pointe <strong>Orlando</strong> dining and shopping discounts<br />

valid for this evening only. Free parking with validation.<br />

This event benefits the Salvation Army’s Angel Tree Program. Please consider adopting an angel for $<strong>30</strong>.<br />

This provides clothing and a toy for a disadvantaged child in the Orange County Community.<br />

I•Drive sparkles all season long!<br />

Come Dine, Shop, Play & Be Merry on I•Drive!<br />

The month long Holiday Dazzle on I•Drive program is sponsored by<br />

the I•Drive Business Improvement District.<br />

www.InternationalDrive<strong>Orlando</strong>.com


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AT THE FIRST ACADEMY BIG DREAMS START EARLY.<br />

Open<br />

House<br />

Sunday, <strong>November</strong> 13<br />

Sunday, January 8<br />

Sunday, February 12<br />

Join us between 2pm and 4pm<br />

Scan the QR code to<br />

RSVP for Open House<br />

and/or schedule your<br />

personal tour<br />

NEWS & BUSINESS BRIEFS<br />

n Inaugural Regional<br />

Affordable Housing Summit<br />

<strong>Southwest</strong> resident and Orange<br />

County Mayor Teresa Jacobs<br />

hosted the first Regional Affordable<br />

Housing Summit at the Orange County<br />

compiled by Lauren Salinero<br />

Convention Center. Planners, developers<br />

and local governmental leaders<br />

from across the region gathered to<br />

explore affordable housing solutions,<br />

including strategies, tools and best<br />

practices being implemented throughout<br />

Florida and across the country.<br />

181 Athletic Championships<br />

Blue Ribbon Lower & Middle Schools<br />

Students who attend TFA are four times more likely to be an AP scholar<br />

A Christ-Centered Birth to Grade 12 College Preparatory School<br />

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(L. to r.) Alberto Vargas, Orange County planning manager; Andres Duany,<br />

co-founder of Duany Plater-Zyberk and Co.; <strong>Southwest</strong> resident and Orange County Mayor<br />

Teresa Jacobs; former State Rep. Dick Batchelor, a <strong>Southwest</strong> resident and president of<br />

Dick Batchelor Management Group; and Mitchell Glasser, Orange County Housing and<br />

Community Development manager, gather for the first Regional Affordable Housing Summit.


The goal of the summit was to<br />

utilize the community’s collective<br />

experience and knowledge to create<br />

a regional approach to address<br />

affordable housing needs. It featured<br />

the State of Regional Housing<br />

Outlook and two panel discussions.<br />

n Realtors tour MetroWest<br />

The MetroWest Master Association<br />

hosted its fourth annual “Pick of<br />

the Patch” Realtor Tour at MetroWest<br />

Golf Club. More than 50 participants<br />

enjoyed updates about community<br />

connection through public-safety initiatives,<br />

the West Orange Chamber<br />

of Commerce, MetroWest Connect<br />

magazine, YMCA and MetroWest<br />

Golf Club.<br />

The community bus tour featured<br />

Stonebridge Commons communities,<br />

Valencia College, Veranda<br />

Park and The Crystal Ballroom.<br />

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MWMA hosts the tour each<br />

fall to share information about<br />

MetroWest’s newest businesses,<br />

residential opportunities and developments<br />

happening in the community<br />

with local Realtors.<br />

n A new definition of a<br />

penguin suit?<br />

Guests visiting Antarctica: Empire<br />

of the Penguin at SeaWorld<br />

A female Adélie penguin sports a<br />

custom-made wetsuit, created by SeaWorld<br />

<strong>Orlando</strong>’s aviculture team after the bird<br />

experiences feather-loss.<br />

<strong>Orlando</strong> may see one penguin that<br />

does not quite look like the others.<br />

She is wearing her very own wetsuit.<br />

The female Adélie penguin experienced<br />

feather-loss, which can<br />

Realtors get an update on MetroWest’s communities and businesses during MetroWest Master Association’s “Pick of the Patch” Realtor Tour.<br />

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happen to penguins in their natural<br />

habitats and wild populations.<br />

As a result of her feather-loss, the<br />

bird had a hard time naturally<br />

regulating her body temperature.<br />

SeaWorld’s aviculture team created<br />

a wetsuit to mimic her former<br />

coat of feathers. It was designed<br />

and sewn by SeaWorld’s wardrobe<br />

department and custom fit just<br />

for her. She wears it as she swims,<br />

sleeps and eats alongside her fellow<br />

penguins.<br />

• Homes with even-numbered addresses<br />

can water only on Sundays.<br />

• Nonresidential properties can<br />

only water on Tuesdays.<br />

Residents should only water when<br />

needed and not between 10 a.m.-<br />

4 p.m. Watering is restricted to no<br />

more than one hour per zone. The<br />

restrictions apply to private wells<br />

and pumps, ground or surface water,<br />

and water from public and private<br />

utilities.<br />

For more information, email<br />

water.division@ocfl.net or visit www.<br />

occonservewater.net on the web.<br />

n Water Restriction in Effect<br />

for Orange County<br />

Mandatory one-day-a-week watering<br />

restrictions recently began<br />

for Orange County residential and<br />

nonresidential properties and will<br />

continue through March 12, 20<strong>17</strong>.<br />

Properties must adhere to the following<br />

watering schedule:<br />

• Homes with odd-numbered or<br />

no addresses can water only on<br />

Saturdays.<br />

FALL FOR OUR<br />

NEW AUTUMN<br />

CARVED TURKEY<br />

WITH CRANBERRY MUSTARD SAUCE<br />

BUSINESS BRIEFS<br />

West Orange Chamber of<br />

Commerce held a one-year anniversary<br />

celebration for JME<br />

Cleaners LLC. WOCC builds partnerships,<br />

strong businesses and<br />

commitment to the community by<br />

serving as the leading business advocate<br />

in Central Florida, facilitating<br />

271 West Rd.<br />

Ocoee<br />

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Ocoee<br />

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Village Pkwy.<br />

Windermere<br />

7315 S.R. 535<br />

Windermere<br />

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Winter Garden<br />

Photo courtesy of WOCC<br />

West Orange Chamber of Commerce members recognize the one-year anniversary of<br />

JME Cleaners LLC.<br />

opportunity to nearly 1,000 member<br />

businesses. For more information,<br />

call 407-656-1<strong>30</strong>4 or visit<br />

wochamber.com on the web.<br />

Edu World Tutors is now hiring<br />

teen tutors age 16 and older.<br />

Edu World provides tutoring services<br />

online, in home and by phone.<br />

It pairs students with tutors accordingly<br />

to achieve maximum results<br />

and help each student reach his/<br />

her potential. For more information,<br />

call 407-413-3961 or visit<br />

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Winter Garden Farmers<br />

Market, located at 104 S. Lakeview<br />

Ave., was voted No. 1 in America by<br />

American Farmland Trust and is now<br />

the largest farmers market in Florida.<br />

Open every Saturday from 9 a.m.-2<br />

p.m., the market also boasts a new<br />

parking garage next to the facility<br />

and more than 150 vendors.<br />

communities. Among those was<br />

<strong>Orlando</strong> Health, which received<br />

an award in the category of leadership<br />

in quality and patient safety, over<br />

150 beds. <strong>Orlando</strong> Health launched<br />

an organizationwide effort to implement<br />

the latest safe-surgery protocols.<br />

The entire system, from the executive<br />

level to caregivers, was involved in<br />

the effort and is committed to providing<br />

high-quality surgical care.<br />

The <strong>Southwest</strong> <strong>Orlando</strong> <strong>Bulletin</strong> is<br />

holding its 25th annual holiday shortstory<br />

contest Stories of the Season.<br />

<strong>Southwest</strong> residents are encouraged<br />

to submit an original holidaythemed<br />

short story with a maximum<br />

of 600 words. Cash prizes will be<br />

awarded to the first-place, secondplace<br />

and child (age 12-younger)<br />

winners. Stories must include the author’s<br />

name, age, neighborhood and<br />

phone number. The deadline to enter<br />

is Nov. 21. Stories can be submitted<br />

at www.southwestorlandobulletin.<br />

com on the web, emailed to lauren@<br />

kearneypublishing.com or mailed to<br />

P.O. Box 851, Windermere, FL 34786.<br />

1045 S. Dillard Dr.<br />

Winter Garden<br />

Florida Hospital Association<br />

officials recognized 11 hospitals<br />

and leaders who achieved notable<br />

success this year in improving patient<br />

care and contributing to their<br />

Concept ID and Case Americas<br />

officials announced Five Star<br />

New Year’s Eve at I-Drive 360.


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<strong>Southwest</strong> resident John Stine (middle, far right) of I-Drive 360 joins representatives from<br />

Concept ID and Case Americas to celebrate the announcement of Five Star New Year’s Eve.<br />

The unique event will gather local<br />

celebrities and <strong>Orlando</strong>’s most<br />

influential people, and feature<br />

world-class disc jockeys and entertainment.<br />

Admission packages start<br />

with general admission, including<br />

a full-service open bar with beverages,<br />

beer, vodka, whiskey and<br />

Prosecco, and go up to the Gold<br />

Lounge package, which accommodates<br />

16 people, features a separate<br />

VIP entrance, full-service open<br />

bar, exclusive dinner and breakfast,<br />

a dedicated butler service,<br />

and private transportation for the<br />

entire party. For more information<br />

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n Bay Vista Estates<br />

Blake Blahut<br />

of Bay Vista<br />

Estates receives a<br />

Twenty Under 40<br />

Rising Stars award<br />

from <strong>Orlando</strong><br />

Regional Realtor<br />

Association.<br />

n Ocoee<br />

IN YOURNEIGHBORHOOD<br />

Ocoee resident<br />

J. Steven<br />

“Steve”<br />

McDonald earns<br />

a listing in The<br />

Best Lawyers<br />

in America for<br />

commercial<br />

litigation.<br />

typically representing business entities<br />

or individuals involved in everything<br />

from shareholder and contract<br />

disputes to employment issues.<br />

n Windermere<br />

compiled by Lauren Salinero<br />

Isabela Araujo of Windermere<br />

served as a general volunteer at<br />

Hofstra University during the first<br />

presidential debate between Hillary<br />

Clinton and Donald Trump. Along<br />

with a monthlong series of panel<br />

discussions, lectures and performances<br />

about important election<br />

issues, Isabela received a once-ina-lifetime<br />

educational experience<br />

that inspired many students to engage<br />

in the democratic process<br />

and embrace their responsibility as<br />

citizens and voters.<br />

<strong>Orlando</strong> Regional Realtor<br />

Association representatives named<br />

Bay Vista Estates resident Blake<br />

Blahut of Regal Real Estate<br />

Professionals/Christie’s International<br />

Real Estate one of the Twenty Under<br />

40 Rising Stars in real estate. The<br />

award recognizes top local Realtors<br />

under age 40 who demonstrate excellence<br />

in their careers and service<br />

to their community and the real estate<br />

industry.<br />

J. Steven “Steve” McDonald<br />

of Ocoee was peer-selected for inclusion<br />

in the commercial litigation category<br />

of The Best Lawyers in America,<br />

as published in dozens of city and<br />

regional publications, including U.S.<br />

News & World Report. Steve practices<br />

commercial litigation, appellate<br />

practice, civil trial practice and complex<br />

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“Local celebrities,” including Windermere resident Angie Sola, participate in Dance,<br />

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Windermere resident Angie<br />

Sola, corporate citizenship manager<br />

for Walt Disney World Resort,<br />

performed as one of six “local celebrity”<br />

dancers at Dance, Dream<br />

& Inspire, Community Based Care<br />

of Central Florida’s annual ballroom<br />

dance and fundraising competition.<br />

The event raised more<br />

than $160,000, and an additional<br />

donation of nearly $34,000 —<br />

representing proceeds from coins<br />

collected from Walt Disney World<br />

Resort fountains, moats and wishing<br />

wells — was also announced.<br />

The funds support a wide variety of<br />

child welfare programs managed<br />

by CBCCF.<br />

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Rotary<br />

Club of Lake<br />

Buena Vista<br />

President Jean<br />

Campana (left)<br />

welcomes new<br />

members Haley<br />

Warren (center)<br />

and Michael<br />

Burke.<br />

Fred Kosiewski (left), Girl Scout of<br />

Citrus board chairman; and Maryann<br />

Barry (right), CEO of Girl Scouts of Citrus;<br />

present a Woman of Distinction award to<br />

Windermere resident Allison Walsh,<br />

founder of Helping Other People Eat<br />

(H.O.P.E.), for her community impact.<br />

citizens, including homelessness,<br />

domestic violence and child abuse,<br />

prescription drugs and heroin addiction,<br />

and youth mental health.<br />

Winter Garden<br />

resident Scott<br />

Cookson earns<br />

a listing in The<br />

Best Lawyers of<br />

America for real<br />

estate law.<br />

Dr. Win<br />

Service Unit’s<br />

Girl Scout Troop<br />

4620 members<br />

donate cookies to<br />

Seniors First.<br />

Karlen Randle, Taylor Smith<br />

and Amber Wilkison of Dr. Win<br />

Service Unit’s Girl Scout Troop<br />

4571 completed their Silver Award<br />

project, benefiting Spirit Horse at Better<br />

Times Farm in Winter Garden. The<br />

girls donated and planted 80 viburnum<br />

shrubs along the inside of the<br />

fence line bordering the main road<br />

Scott Cookson of Winter<br />

Garden was peer-selected for inclusion<br />

in the real estate law category<br />

in The Best Lawyers of America. He<br />

practices real estate, association,<br />

and land use and government law as<br />

a partner at ShuffieldLowman. Scott<br />

represents commercial developers,<br />

home builders, landlords, tenants,<br />

franchisees and local government.<br />

He also serves as the city attorney<br />

for Ocoee.<br />

n Et Al<br />

Rotary Club of Lake Buena<br />

Vista inducted two new members<br />

at a recent meeting. Haley<br />

Warren is a development associate<br />

for Habitat for Humanity of<br />

Greater <strong>Orlando</strong>, and Michael<br />

Burke is a professional golfer<br />

and instructor. The club meets<br />

Thursdays at 7:15 a.m. in the<br />

Lakeview Restaurant at Wyndham<br />

Lake Buena Vista Resort.<br />

Dr. Win Service Unit’s Girl<br />

Scout Troop 4620 teamed up with<br />

Seniors First for community service<br />

projects. The girls visited the corporate<br />

office on L.B. McLeod Road<br />

and learned about different ways<br />

to help the organization. They also<br />

donated cookies to Seniors First and<br />

are planning a toothpaste supply<br />

drive this month.<br />

Girl Scouts of Citrus representatives<br />

presented five Woman of<br />

Distinction awards to pay tribute<br />

to women whose actions improve<br />

their communities, organizations<br />

and around the world, and who<br />

embody the core principals of Girl<br />

Scouting: courage, confidence and<br />

character. Among the honorees<br />

was Windermere resident Allison<br />

Walsh. Allison received the award<br />

for her community impact. In 2001,<br />

after recovering from her own 3.5-<br />

year battle with bulimia and anorexia,<br />

Allison founded Helping<br />

Other People Eat (H.O.P.E.) to do<br />

everything possible to prevent others<br />

from struggling and help those<br />

in need. In the past 15 years, she<br />

raised more than $1 million nationally<br />

and provided education<br />

and support to thousands, including<br />

treatment to more than 1,000<br />

Central Floridians.<br />

<strong>Southwest</strong> resident and Orange<br />

County Mayor Teresa Jacobs<br />

also received the award for her<br />

leadership. Since 2011, she has<br />

served as a change agent and<br />

leader, facing the complex social<br />

issues impacting Orange County<br />

For their Silver Award project, (l. to r.)<br />

Karlen Randle, Amber Wilkison and<br />

Taylor Smith of Girl Scout Troop 4571<br />

plant shrubs at Spirit Horse at Better Times<br />

Farm to buffer the fence line from heavy<br />

traffic noise.<br />

to create a natural sound barrier from<br />

heavy traffic noise. Their effort will enhance<br />

the environment for therapeutic<br />

and general riding lessons at the nonprofit<br />

equine rescue farm.<br />

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The Hispanic Chamber of<br />

Commerce of Metro <strong>Orlando</strong><br />

hosted its eighth annual Latin Food<br />

& Wine Festival in partnership<br />

with Ventana al Jazz, the city of<br />

<strong>Orlando</strong>, and Walt Disney World<br />

Resorts. Weekend festivities began<br />

with Savor the Night, an exclusive<br />

food and wine reception. During the<br />

evening, more than 600 guests sampled<br />

entrees provided by a variety<br />

of restaurants and enjoyed complimentary<br />

premium wines and spirits,<br />

as well as enjoyed a cigar lounge,<br />

photo booth and silent auction. The<br />

next day featured the Latin Food &<br />

Wine Festival, which boasted more<br />

than 10,000 attendees and more<br />

than 20 food vendors.<br />

Although we try to ensure that all information presented<br />

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I-Drive Beckons <strong>Southwest</strong> Residents<br />

Dear Central Florida Residents,<br />

International Drive Resort<br />

Area Chamber of Commerce<br />

held its annual meeting luncheon<br />

Nov. 11 at the Orange County<br />

Convention Center. This annual<br />

event showcased our incredible resort<br />

destination, as well as awarded<br />

the amazing leaders in the tourism<br />

industry who make it all happen.<br />

The meeting luncheon also showcased<br />

the beautiful Orange County<br />

Convention Center, the second-largest<br />

convention center in the country<br />

and a major economic engine in<br />

Central Florida. It generates more<br />

than 26,000 jobs and has an economic<br />

impact of more than $2.2<br />

billion annually. This tremendous facility<br />

benefits all of Central Florida,<br />

providing a myriad of jobs and economic<br />

development.<br />

The I-Drive chamber’s 22nd annual<br />

Police Ball has a new twist this<br />

year. “Ball ‘n Bash” will be held Dec.<br />

2 at Mango’s Tropical Cafe. The<br />

holiday event will be an exciting<br />

evening of dining, dancing, a silent<br />

Maria<br />

Triscari serves<br />

as president<br />

and CEO of the<br />

International<br />

Drive Resort<br />

Area Chamber<br />

of Commerce.<br />

auction, spectacular Mango’s entertainment<br />

and celebrity bartenders<br />

as the I-Drive chamber and tourism<br />

industry honor first responders and<br />

raise funds for special crime-prevention<br />

programs.<br />

You are welcome to join the fun!<br />

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president/CEO<br />

International Drive Resort Area<br />

Chamber of Commerce<br />

www.internationaldrive<br />

chamber.com<br />

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Central Florida’s new Minor League<br />

Baseball team announced its name<br />

— the Florida Fire Frogs. The name<br />

is a result of hundreds of submissions<br />

throughout the summer during the<br />

team’s “Name the Team” contest. It<br />

also released its 20<strong>17</strong> Florida State<br />

League schedule and announced the<br />

sale of season seat memberships. The<br />

Florida State League team, formerly<br />

the Brevard County Manatees, will<br />

move from the Space Coast Stadium<br />

into its new home at Osceola County<br />

Stadium in 20<strong>17</strong>.<br />

A glowing red frog ablaze with<br />

flames is the centerpiece of the<br />

team’s new identity, surrounded with<br />

traditional lettering to make up its primary<br />

mark. Its colors are fire red, navel<br />

orange and golden sun, and fans<br />

will find a variety of alternative logos<br />

on the team’s website and merchandise<br />

store, including the horned bull<br />

frog, a fun nod to the community’s<br />

rodeo heritage.<br />

For more information, visit www.<br />

floridafirefrogs.com on the web.<br />

The United States Tennis Association<br />

Florida Section Foundation’s “Play Tennis”<br />

specialty license plate provides funding for<br />

grants.<br />

The United States Tennis<br />

Association Florida Section<br />

Foundation, the official giving arm<br />

of USTA Florida, awarded 23 community<br />

tennis programs a total of<br />

more than $25,000 in grants to<br />

city parks and recreation, schools,<br />

junior programs, after-school programs,<br />

tennis centers and tennis<br />

SOUTHWEST SPORTS<br />

compiled by Lauren Salinero<br />

associations. Among the recipients<br />

were two <strong>Orlando</strong> organizations.<br />

<strong>Southwest</strong> Middle School received<br />

a tennis equipment grant to<br />

provide tennis as part of its physical<br />

education curriculum and afterschool<br />

program. Central Florida<br />

Tennis Association also received an<br />

equipment grant for a Tenis Para<br />

Todos (Tennis for Everyone) program<br />

at Fort Gatlin Tennis Center.<br />

For more information, visit www.<br />

ustafloridafoundation.com on the web.<br />

Residents who want to get groovy<br />

can join in 3.1 miles of peace, love<br />

and goodwill at the Hippie Dash 5K<br />

& Flower Child Fun Run in Gulfport,<br />

Florida, on April 1, 20<strong>17</strong>.<br />

Participants are encouraged to<br />

dress in their grooviest threads for<br />

a chance to win a righteous prize.<br />

Vintage VW bugs will be on display,<br />

free beer will be served at the finish<br />

line, awards will be given for best<br />

outfits, and a disc jockey will spin<br />

Woodstock’s best music selections.<br />

Those who are unable to travel can<br />

sign up to run the race virtually and<br />

still earn official bling and a T-shirt.<br />

For more information and to register,<br />

visit www.racersignup.com/<br />

hippie-dash/ on the web.<br />

For the seventh year in a row,<br />

the Clerks for a Cure team participated<br />

in American Cancer Society’s<br />

Making Strides Against Breast<br />

Cancer Walk, an annual event held<br />

at Lake Eola Park to raise money<br />

and awareness to help find a cure<br />

for breast cancer. Clerks for a Cure<br />

exceeded its goal of $2,500 and<br />

raised $3,910 for this year’s event.<br />

Since 2010, the first year the clerk’s<br />

office participated in the walk, the<br />

Clerks for a Cure team has raised<br />

nearly $70,000 for cancer research.


“Almost every one of us has been<br />

touched in some way by this terrible<br />

disease,” said Clerk Tiffany<br />

Moore Russell of <strong>Southwest</strong><br />

<strong>Orlando</strong>. “This is why the Making<br />

Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk<br />

is such as important cause.”<br />

The SunRidge Middle School<br />

boys soccer team started its season<br />

with the goal of defending its championship<br />

run of two consecutive years.<br />

It went undefeated to win the division<br />

title and made it to the semifinals.<br />

Before its loss in the semifinals, the<br />

team went an unprecedented 25-0.<br />

The SRMS girls soccer team defended<br />

its 2015 district title, closing<br />

the season with second place in the<br />

district.<br />

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n Charities/Fundraisers<br />

Through Dec. 31 — Pet Rescue<br />

Project<br />

Reed Nissan sponsors the third annual<br />

Reed Nissan Pet Rescue Project 90-Day<br />

Adopt-a-Thon through Dec. 31, with a<br />

special adoption program Dec. 13 at<br />

Reed Nissan Clermont, 16005 State<br />

Road 50, Clermont. During the event<br />

on Dec. 13, fees will be waived for<br />

animals adopted at the dealership or<br />

both Pet Alliance of Greater <strong>Orlando</strong><br />

shelter locations. Last year’s project<br />

resulted in the adoption of more than<br />

2,100 pets. Time: 3 p.m.-6 p.m.<br />

For more information, visit www.<br />

friendinreed.com on the web.<br />

Through Jan. 16, 20<strong>17</strong> — Infant<br />

Prematurity Campaign<br />

<strong>Southwest</strong> <strong>Orlando</strong> resident and midwife<br />

Jennie Joseph, executive director<br />

of Commonsense Childbirth Inc., urges<br />

people to support the annual Heads<br />

Up on Infant Prematurity campaign by<br />

knitting or crocheting hats for newborns<br />

or premature infants. The hats will be<br />

delivered to local neonatal intensive<br />

care units or hospital nurseries Jan.<br />

16, 20<strong>17</strong>. For more information, email<br />

perinataltaskforce@gmail.com or visit<br />

www.perinataltaskforce.com on the web.<br />

Dec. 2 — Hospitality Holiday Ball<br />

& Bash<br />

Mango’s Tropical Cafe, 8126<br />

International Drive, <strong>Orlando</strong>, hosts the<br />

Hospitality Holiday Ball and Bash, in<br />

honor of first responders and including<br />

dining, dancing, a silent auction,<br />

entertainment and celebrity bartenders.<br />

Cocktail attire is required. Time: 7-11<br />

p.m. Cost: $150, with proceeds benefiting<br />

special law enforcement programs.<br />

For more information, call 407-903-<br />

0084 or email idracc@earthlink.net.<br />

Dec. 10 — Helping Neighbors In<br />

Need<br />

The Dr. P. Phillips YMCA and www.<br />

CareWeShare.com co-sponsor the<br />

Helping Our Neighbors in Need special<br />

holiday event, at the Y, 7000 Dr.<br />

Phillips Blvd., <strong>Orlando</strong>. Together, the<br />

organizations will be providing free,<br />

healthy holiday meals to people with<br />

special needs and disabilities. A typical<br />

gift box includes fruits, vegetables,<br />

meat and nonperishable food items.<br />

Reservations are required. Time: 4-6<br />

p.m. For more information, call 407-<br />

351-94<strong>17</strong> or email khernandez@<br />

cfymca.org.<br />

n Children’s/Teen<br />

/ Programs<br />

Through Dec. 16 — Registration<br />

For Basketball & Cheerleading<br />

League<br />

St. Luke’s United Methodist Church,<br />

4851 S. Apopka-Vineland Road,<br />

<strong>Orlando</strong>, holds registration for a noncompetitive<br />

(scores and stats are not<br />

recorded) league for boys and girls<br />

in kindergarten through seventh-grade<br />

for basketball and age 4 through<br />

seventh-grade for cheerleading. First<br />

practice is Jan. 9, 20<strong>17</strong>, and practice<br />

sessions are held in the Coleman<br />

Memorial Gymnasium in Building<br />

C. For details, email Chris Smith at<br />

csmith@st.lukes.org.<br />

Nov. 19 — Baseball Camp<br />

Bob Sorenson Fields, <strong>17</strong>55 Adair St.,<br />

Ocoee, hosts a free All-Stars Baseball<br />

Camp for youth in first through 12th<br />

grade. The event features MLB players<br />

Felipe Lopez, Johnny Damon and<br />

Jemile Weeks; free food; a bounce<br />

house; and free shirts for the first<br />

150 participants. Preregistration is<br />

required. Time: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. For<br />

more information or to register, visit<br />

www.firstimpressionscfl.com/flallstars<br />

on the web.<br />

Jan. 21, 20<strong>17</strong> — Youth Fitness<br />

Competition<br />

Winter Garden Athletic Club, 350<br />

E. Crown Point Road, Suite 1070,<br />

Winter Garden, hosts Youth Fitness<br />

Warriors, a free, fun fitness competition<br />

and coed event. Physicals<br />

are not required, and free physicals<br />

are offered for preregistered youth<br />

participants. Time: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. for<br />

elementary students, 1-2 p.m. for<br />

middle and high school students,<br />

and 2-3 p.m. for parents/adults. For<br />

more information about free physicals,<br />

call Toni Muzzonigro, D.O., at<br />

407-367-5676. For more information<br />

and to preregister for the event,<br />

visit www.youthfitnesswarriors.com<br />

on the web.


n Classes/Programs<br />

Dec. 8 — Gardening Class<br />

Jessie Brock Community Center, 310<br />

N. Dillard St., Winter Garden, hosts<br />

Tomatoes — In Search of the Perfect<br />

Tomato, a class about the history of<br />

the tomato, which tomato varieties are<br />

best adapted to the Central Florida<br />

climate, and how to grow them. Time:<br />

6-7:<strong>30</strong> p.m. Cost: $5 per household.<br />

For more information and to register,<br />

visit www.gardenflorida.eventbrite.com<br />

on the web.<br />

n Events/Performances<br />

Through Nov. <strong>30</strong> — Sea Creatures<br />

Photography Exhibit<br />

The Community Gallery at Orange<br />

County Administration Center, 201<br />

S. Rosalind Ave., <strong>Orlando</strong>, hosts<br />

Sea Creatures: Above & Below: The<br />

Photography of Ruth Petzold. Time:<br />

Monday-Friday from 8 a.m.-5 p.m.<br />

For more information, visit ruthpetzold.<br />

com or www.ocfl.net on the web.<br />

Nov. 18 — Rhythms At The Roost<br />

Cranes Roost Park in Altamonte Springs<br />

hosts Rhythms at the Roost, featuring<br />

concerts by Sam Jaffe and <strong>Southwest</strong><br />

resident Sisaundra Lewis of The Voice.<br />

Coolers, glass and pets are not permitted.<br />

Time: 6-10 p.m. Admission is<br />

free. For more information, visit www.<br />

uptownaltamonte.com on the web.<br />

n Holiday Happenings<br />

Through Nov. 20 — Festival Of<br />

Trees<br />

Council of 101 at <strong>Orlando</strong> Museum of<br />

Art, 2416 N. Mills Ave., <strong>Orlando</strong>, hosts<br />

the Festival of Trees, featuring designerdecorated<br />

trees, wreaths, gingerbread<br />

houses, vignettes and tabletop displays.<br />

Some of the decorated trees and displays<br />

are available for purchase, as well<br />

as a variety of gifts. Time: 10 a.m.-5<br />

p.m. Cost: $15, adults; $10, seniors<br />

65-older, first responders and OMA<br />

members; and $5, children 3-11, with<br />

proceeds benefiting OMA. For more<br />

information, call 407-896-4231, ext.<br />

254; or visit www.omart.org/events/<br />

festival_of_trees on the web.<br />

Through Dec. 18 — The Happy Elf<br />

Performances<br />

<strong>Orlando</strong> Repertory Theatre in Partnership<br />

with UCF, 1001 E. Princeton St.,<br />

<strong>Orlando</strong>, presents performances of Harry<br />

Connick Jr.’s The Happy Elf. Showtimes<br />

vary, and ticket prices start at $14. For<br />

more information, call 407-896-7365 or<br />

visit orlandorep.com on the web.<br />

Nov. 18-Jan. 7 — Light Up UCF<br />

CFE Arena hosts Light Up UCF, including<br />

ice skating, rides, a film festival,<br />

holiday market and an all-new light<br />

show. Time: Monday-Thursday from<br />

5-10 p.m., Friday from 5 p.m.-midnight,<br />

Saturday from noon-midnight,<br />

and Sunday from noon-10 p.m.<br />

Hours may vary on holidays. Tickets<br />

for various activities are available at<br />

the CFE Arena box office and online.<br />

To become a vendor, visit www.<br />

ucfholidaymarket.com on the web.<br />

For more information, call 800-745-<br />

<strong>30</strong>00 or visit www.lightupucf.com on<br />

the web.<br />

Nov. 19 — Holiday Dazzle On<br />

I-Drive<br />

I-Drive kicks off the holiday season<br />

with Holiday Dazzle on I-Drive, an<br />

evening of family fun that includes the<br />

lighting of a 50-foot Christmas tree at<br />

Pointe <strong>Orlando</strong>; performances by the<br />

I-Ride Trolley Quartet, Dr. Phillips High<br />

School’s Dance in Motion Company,<br />

and the Central Florida Community<br />

Arts Choir; free photos with Santa from<br />

7-8 p.m.; and Pointe <strong>Orlando</strong> dining<br />

and shopping discounts. Time: 6:<strong>30</strong><br />

p.m. for the tree lighting. Proceeds<br />

benefit The Salvation Army’s Angel<br />

Tree Program, which provides clothing<br />

and a toy for a disadvantaged<br />

local child. Angels can be adopted<br />

for $<strong>30</strong>. For more information, visit<br />

www.internationaldriveorlando.com<br />

on the web.<br />

Nov. 24 — Thanksgiving Dinner<br />

Show<br />

Sleuths Mystery Dinner Shows, 8267<br />

International Drive, <strong>Orlando</strong>, hosts a special<br />

Thanksgiving feast, including turkey<br />

and dressing, cranberry sauce, mashed<br />

potatoes, etc., during its Kim & Scott Tie<br />

the Knot dinner show. Reservations are<br />

required. Time: 7:<strong>30</strong> p.m. Cost: $61.95,<br />

adults; $28.95, children 3-11. For more<br />

information, call 407-363-1985 or visit<br />

www.sleuths.com on the web.<br />

Nov. <strong>30</strong>-Dec. <strong>30</strong> — Every<br />

Christmas Story Ever Told (And<br />

Then Some!) Performances<br />

<strong>Orlando</strong> Shakespeare Theater in<br />

Partnership with UCF presents performances<br />

of Every Christmas Story<br />

Ever Told (And Then Some!) at the<br />

John and Rita Lowndes Shakespeare<br />

Center, 812 E. Rollins St., <strong>Orlando</strong>.<br />

Time: Wednesday-Saturday at 7:<strong>30</strong><br />

p.m. and Saturday and Sunday at 2<br />

p.m. Cost: $25-$50. For more information,<br />

call 407-447-<strong>17</strong>00, ext. 1; or<br />

visit orlandoshakes.org on the web.<br />

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International Drive Resort Area Chamber of Commerce<br />

Hospitality Holiday<br />

Ball and Bash at Mango’s<br />

Honoring First Responders<br />

The International Drive Resort Area Chamber of Commerce invites you to a<br />

Spectacular Night of Dining, Dancing, Silent Auction, Exciting<br />

Entertainment and Celebrity Bartenders as the hospitality industry honors<br />

first responders at Mango’s and helps raise funds for special law<br />

enforcement programs.<br />

Friday December 2, <strong>2016</strong><br />

Place: Mango’s Tropical Cafe<br />

8126 International Dr., <strong>Orlando</strong>, FL 32819<br />

Time: 6:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.<br />

Attire: Cocktail<br />

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Christmas with the Basilica Choir, a concert that includes<br />

traditional and contemporary Christmas selections, and<br />

an audience sing-a-long. Prior to the performance, at<br />

5:<strong>30</strong> p.m., the Basilica Gift Shop and Fine Arts Museum<br />

hosts its annual Holiday Open House, including gift<br />

store discounts, refreshments, hor d’oeuvres and door<br />

prizes. Time: 7:<strong>30</strong> p.m. Cost: $20, free for children<br />

under 12. For more information, call 407-239-6600 or<br />

visit maryqueenoftheuniverse.org on the web.<br />

Dec. 3 & 4 — Holiday Home Tour<br />

The town of Celebration hosts the 18th annual<br />

Holiday Home Tour, during which residents open<br />

their homes as a benefit to the community. The selfguided<br />

tour begins in downtown Celebration and<br />

winds its way through many of its neighborhoods.<br />

New this year, the tour includes a hospitality stop<br />

at Celebration Town Hall for a Winter Wonderland<br />

of decorated holiday trees and tablescapes. Time:<br />

Saturday from 3-9 p.m. and Sunday from 1-5 p.m.<br />

Cost: $15 if purchased online or at the Celebration<br />

Foundation office at 610 Sycamore St., Celebration.<br />

For more information, call 407-566-1234 or visit<br />

www.thecelebrationfoundation.org on the web.<br />

Dec. 4 — Holiday Bazaar<br />

<strong>Southwest</strong> <strong>Orlando</strong> Jewish Congregation, 11200 S.<br />

Apopka-Vineland Road, <strong>Orlando</strong>, hosts a holiday<br />

bazaar, including food trucks and vendors, such as<br />

Scentsy, Mary Kay, Thirty One Gifts, Jamba Juice,<br />

Cake Pop Sweets and Treats, Sweet Pea and more.<br />

Time: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. For more information, call 407-<br />

239-5444 or visit www.sojc.org on the web.<br />

Dec. 9 — Family Christmas Movie Night<br />

St. Luke’s United Methodist Church (behind Building<br />

C), 4851 S. Apopka-Vineland Road, <strong>Orlando</strong>, hosts<br />

a Family Christmas Movie Night, including ornament<br />

crafting, hot dogs and chips, a Christmas singalong<br />

with Mickey and Friends, s’mores by fires, and an<br />

outdoor screening of How the Grinch Stole Christmas.<br />

Participants are encouraged to bring low-back chairs,<br />

pillows and inflatable couches. RSVPs are requested.<br />

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13-more. For more information, call 407-876-4991<br />

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Dec. 9 — Holiday Concert<br />

As part of the Celebration Foundation Concert Series,<br />

the Community Presbyterian Church in downtown<br />

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of Central Florida. Time: 7:<strong>30</strong> p.m. Cost: $25. For<br />

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n Miscellaneous<br />

Through Jan. 24, 20<strong>17</strong> — Art Submission<br />

Deadline<br />

Women in the Arts Inc. and the Orange County<br />

Library System invite professional female artists to


submit their work to be exhibited during Women’s<br />

History Month at the library. Finalists are chosen from<br />

submitted entries, and selected art is featured in the<br />

upcoming annual Celebrating the Genius of Women<br />

exhibition in March and April. Finalists are eligible<br />

for $1,500 in cash prizes and gallery representation<br />

at Baterbys Art Gallery for the top three winners. For<br />

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Nov. 19, 26 & Dec. 3 — Farmers Markets<br />

Winter Garden Farmers Market, voted No. 1 in<br />

America, takes place at 104 S. Lakeview Ave., Winter<br />

Garden. The market is adding 50 new vendors, and<br />

there is a new parking garage next to the event. Time:<br />

Saturdays from 9 a.m.-2 p.m.<br />

Dec. 3 — Rummage & Craft Sale<br />

Chain of Lakes Middle School, 8700 Conroy-Windermere<br />

Road, <strong>Orlando</strong>, hosts a rummage and craft sale. Space is<br />

available for $10, and table rental is $5 per table. Leave<br />

cash or a check payable to COLMS PTSA in the front<br />

office. Time: 7:<strong>30</strong> a.m.-1:<strong>30</strong> p.m. For more information,<br />

email karafletch@gmail.com.<br />

n Networking/Clubs<br />

Ongoing — Running Club for Women<br />

Moms Run This Town, a women’s running club with<br />

more than 10,000 members nationwide, invites local<br />

women to get together to run/walk/jog and socialize.<br />

All skill levels (from beginning walkers to experienced<br />

marathoners) are welcome, and an encouraging and<br />

informative online support community is provided. To<br />

join the <strong>Orlando</strong> chapter, visit www.facebook.com/<br />

groups/centralflorida.mrtt on the web. For more information,<br />

email mrttcentralfl@gmail.com or visit www.<br />

momsrunthistown.com/centralfl on the web.<br />

Ongoing — Members Needed<br />

The West Orange Women seeks women of all ages<br />

to join its social group where they “build friendships<br />

while helping others.” The 200-plus members enjoy<br />

more than 25 fun activities. For more information, visit<br />

www.westorangewomen.com on the web.<br />

Dec. 1 — Retired Educators Meeting<br />

The Orange County Retired Educators Association meets at<br />

College Park United Methodist Church, 644 W. Princeton<br />

St., <strong>Orlando</strong>, for the Sounds of the Season concert by Lake<br />

Nona and Apopka high schools. Anyone who has worked<br />

in education is invited. Time: 10 a.m. For more information,<br />

call 407-677-0446.<br />

Dec. 27 — Book Club Meeting<br />

The <strong>Southwest</strong> Library at Dr. Phillips, 7255 Della Drive,<br />

<strong>Orlando</strong>, hosts a free meeting of the <strong>Southwest</strong> Book<br />

Club. This is the annual celebration of reading, so there<br />

is no book selection for December. Time: 7 p.m. For<br />

more information, call 407-835-7323.<br />

n Support Groups<br />

Dec. 13 — Support Group Meeting For Caregivers<br />

The Alzheimer’s & Dementia Resource Center sponsors<br />

a free support group meeting for caregivers in the<br />

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Suite 281 Conference Room (next to the south elevators<br />

on the second floor) at Health Central Hospital,<br />

10000 W. Colonial Drive, Ocoee. Time: second<br />

Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. For more information,<br />

call 407-843-1910 or visit www.adrccares.org<br />

on the web.<br />

Dec. 19 — Stroke Support Group Meeting<br />

The Winter Park Civic Center, 1050 W. Morse Blvd.,<br />

Winter Park, hosts a free meeting of the BCenter’s<br />

Stroke Support & Social Group. A deli-style lunch is<br />

provided. Reservations via email are requested to<br />

valerie@bcenter.com. Time: third Monday of each<br />

month from 12:<strong>30</strong>-2:<strong>30</strong> p.m. For more information,<br />

call 888-942-9355.<br />

n Volunteer Opportunities<br />

Ongoing — Volunteers Needed<br />

The Mustard Seed of Central Florida, 12 Mustard<br />

Seed Lane, <strong>Orlando</strong>, seeks volunteers who can<br />

help with donation sorting, mattress recycling,<br />

warehouse maintenance, administrative work,<br />

special events or general maintenance. For more<br />

information, call 407-875-2040, ext. 110; or<br />

email jessi@mustardseedfla.org.<br />

Ongoing — Volunteers Needed<br />

The Florida Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program,<br />

which advocates for quality long-term care, seeks<br />

volunteers. Training is provided. For more information,<br />

call 888-831-0404 or visit ombudsman.<br />

myflorida.com on the web.<br />

Through Dec. 1 — Volunteers Needed<br />

Volunteers are needed for AARP’s Tax-Aide<br />

Program. Tax-Aide counselors help prepare tax<br />

returns and assist with filing requirements for<br />

older taxpayers and others. AARP membership is<br />

not required to volunteer. An orientation is held in<br />

December, and training for volunteer counselors<br />

begins around Jan. 9 in the <strong>Orlando</strong> area. For<br />

more information, call Jackie Sward, 407-647-<br />

5233 or visit www.aarp.org/giving-back on the<br />

web.<br />

Nov. 23 & 24 — Volunteers Needed<br />

Bread of Life Fellowship and Publix Super Markets<br />

seek volunteers for the annual Thanksgiving Food<br />

for Families food project, which provides food for<br />

more than 1,200 deserving families throughout<br />

Orange County. Volunteers meet Wednesday at<br />

7 p.m. or 10 p.m. at Ocoee High School, 1925<br />

Ocoee Crown Point Parkway, Ocoee, to sort and<br />

pack boxes of food. Volunteer drivers are also<br />

needed Thanksgiving Day at 8 a.m. to get maps,<br />

directions and boxes of food to deliver to each<br />

family’s home. For more information, call 407-<br />

654-7777, email office@breadoflifefellowship.<br />

com or visit www.breadoflifefellowship.com on<br />

the web.<br />

Contributions to Community <strong>Bulletin</strong> Board are welcome.<br />

Please send information six weeks before the<br />

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(L. to r.) Kayla Benton, Caden Torani<br />

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(L. to r.) Devin Godbolt,<br />

Chloe Troupe and Stella Hall<br />

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