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Orlando, Florida is located in Orange County. Zip codes in Orlando, FL include 32897, 32856, and 32830. The median home price in Orlando is $175,000 which is roughly $98/per square foot. More Orlando information.

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17 min ago | The Orlando Sentinel

Debate about closing income gap focuses on minimum wage

Former Orlando police chief Val Demings makes a point, with fellow panelists , Tico Perez, Jack Chambless, Stephanie Porta and Sean Snaith, during the Florida Forward symposium, hosted by the Orlando Sentinel, Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2014.

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4 hrs ago | Click Orlando

Crash slows Interstate 4 in Orlando

A semitrailer crashed early Wednesday on I-4 westbound not far from Michigan Avenue near State Road 408 in downtown. Traffic is backed up to Amelia Street.

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5 hrs ago | Orlando Weekly

Brewmaster Ron Raike leaves Cask & Larder; eat with your hands at East End Market

We reported last week that brewmaster Ron Raike will leave Cask & Larder ; now comes more news from the C&L family. James and Julie Petrakis will open Swine & Sons Provisions at 595 W. Fairbanks Ave., selling sandwiches, chef Rhys Gawlak's charcuterie and, if they can clear regulatory barriers, Cask & Larder Brewery beers.

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Tue Sep 16, 2014

Orlando Weekly

Opening in Orlando: 'A Walk Among the Tombstones,' 'The Maze...

A Walk Among the Tombstones Someday, the "revenge" phase of Liam Neeson's career will provide an amusing interlude on an episode of Inside the Actors Studio . James Lipton will ask what it was like for a pedigreed Irish actor to briefly find himself America's favorite one-man death machine.

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Orlando Weekly

Police Beat

People like to joke about how downtown Orlando starts to look like a scene from an apocalypse movie after midnight, as drunk people spill out of the bars and into the streets and police stand at the ready waiting to break up fights, while the crazy-tribal soundtrack of those dudes who play percussion on overturned buckets fills the air. It's kinda cool and a little bit ominous, but you know what's really become ominous? The fact that people are now being hurt, pretty much on the regular, around that time of night downtown.

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Power953.com

Ricky Padilla: [PHOTOS] - Nas: Time Is Illmatic' Hitting Orlando October 2nd For ONE Night Only

If you're a Nas fan like me, you're going to be pretty excited about this one. Tribeca Films announced 'Nas: Time Is Illmatic' will be hitting theaters nationally BUT for one night only and Orlando just so happens to be one of the three cities in FL showing the documentary.

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Click Orlando

Missing teen may be in Orlando

A state-wide missing child alert has been issued for a 15-year-old girl who was last seen in Hialeah. She was last seen in the 1900 block of West 60th Street.

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The Orlando Sentinel

Alexandria Chery: Mom's boyfriend charged with murder in missing teen's death

Funeral services were held for Alexandria Chery at the Christ Sanctified Church in Orlando on Saturday, August 23, 2014. Chery's body was pulled from the woods three weeks ago, and the 16-year old was laid to rest Saturday as hundreds of friends and famil Funeral services were held for Alexandria Chery at the Christ Sanctified Church in Orlando on Saturday, August 23, 2014.

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Business Journal

Orlando's I-Drive nabs second largest comic shop in U.S.

Artegon Marketplace Orlando is getting the second-largest comic book, collectible and memorabelia shop in the U.S, according to a Sept.

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Business Journal

Competition heats up in Orlando Brand Madness

Determining Central Florida's top brand is tough business - but someone's got to do it and our readers have clearly accepted the challenge.

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Examiner.com

Norwegian announces US expansion and new flights from LA, Orlando and NY

Low cost carrier, Norwegian announced today, Sept. 16 via press release, that it is starting service from Orlando, Florida to London Gatwick come April 2015.

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Creative Loafing Tampa

Doug Guetzloe is getting more involved in the anti-Greenlight Pinellas campaign

Orlando-based anti-tax crusader Doug Guetzloe, chairman of the 'Ax the Tax' political committee that was involved in the movement to defeat the Hillsborough County transit tax in 2010, is about to be getting more involved in the effort to knock out the Greenlight Pinellas transit tax swap in Pinellas County.

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The Orlando Sentinel

Lamar Hawkins suicide: Mom says bullies won

The boy's mother, Shaniqua Hawkins, fought back tears at a news conference at Morgan & Morgan's office and blamed bullies for pushing her son over the edge, saying she tried doing everything possible to help him. The boy's mother, Shaniqua Hawkins, fought back tears at a news conference at Morgan & Morgan's office and blamed bullies for pushing her son over the edge, saying she tried doing everything possible to help him.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

The Orlando Sentinel

Ocoee may stop ticketing drivers for red-light turns

A week after Clermont City Council decided to drop its red-light camera program, Ocoee commissioners may tell police to stop using the traffic devices to ticket drivers who don't stop at red lights before turning right. Commissioners were narrowly in favor of that change last month, voting 3-2 to discuss the issue with Arizona-based American Traffic Solutions, the camera vendor for Ocoee, Orlando and Clermont and other Florida communities.

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Examiner.com

Thanks to budget woes, Orlando property taxes on the rise

If you live in the city of Orlando , your property taxes are going up due to a gap in the city's budget , According to the Orlando Sentinel on Sept. 15 , the Orlando City Council voted to raise the city's property tax rates on homes and businesses within the city limits by 17.7 percent.

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The Orlando Sentinel

Defendant in Vixen Bar shooting faces new charges

Days before he brandished a .40-caliber Ruger at a downtown Orlando nightclub, drawing the fire of an Orlando police officer whose stray bullet killed a bystander, Kody Roach stole the gun from an acquaintance, new arrest records state. Roach, already jailed on second-degree felony murder and other charges in the shooting at Vixen Bar, now faces armed burglary and grand theft charges in the theft of the handgun.

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One Direction to Celebrate Release of New Album in Orlando, FL

One Direction will travel to Universal Orlando Resort in Florida in November to celebrate the release of their fourth album, FOUR . On November 17, the day of the album's release, the band will perform on NBC's Today show, live from Orlando.

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Business Journal

Orlando named one of 100 Best Places to Live

Guess what, Orlandoans? The City Beautiful was named one of the 100 best cities to live in, according to a new list compiled by Livability.com.

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Business Journal

Orlando named one of 100 Best Places to Live

Orlando was named one of the 100 best cities to live in, according to a new list compiled by Livability.com. Guess what, Orlandoans? The City Beautiful was named one of the 100 best cities to live in, according to a new list compiled by Livability.com.

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Business Journal

SeaWorld targeted by protestors over the weekend

Protestors stood outside SeaWorld Orlando on Sunday as the park geared up to host this year's International Marine Animal Trainers' Association Conference, News 13 reports.

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