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  1. Editorial: Legislature making progress on ride-sharing rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    ... and the bill is weak on driver background checks. A Senate bill, SB 1118, by Sen. David Simmons, R-Altamonte Springs, is better on insurance coverage, calling for rideshare companies to obtain coverage equal to that required for taxis under Florida ...

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  2. Florida needs housing first for homeless: Where we standRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Jason Brodeur of Sanford and Mike LaRosa of St. Cloud. Its Senate sponsor is Republican David Simmons of Altamonte Springs. If it passes, the bill would pack its full punch only if the Legislature swears off its bad habit of diverting millions of ...

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  3. Cheap gas prices drive down SunRail ridershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Orlando Sentinel

    Politicians, builders and civic leaders gathered Friday morning in Altamonte Springs to break ground for the SunRail station at SR 436 and Ronald Reagan Blvd. Politicians, builders and civic leaders gathered Friday morning in Altamonte Springs to break ground for the SunRail station at SR 436 and Ronald Reagan Blvd. As tracks and ties begin arriving in Central Florida for SunRail 's expansion into Osceola County , ridership dipped 12 percent last month as the commuter line competes with low gas prices. SunRail's rare decline in ridership from a year earlier comes at a time when gas prices are less than half what they were when the region was planning for the commuter rail line, which now runs from south Orlando to Debary.

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  4. Guy Fieri's appearance at Dr. Phillips reminds us of great local diners and divesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... sweet and tart dish with bananas, cream cheese and berry compote). Check it out : 985 N. State Road 434 in Altamonte Springs; 407-917-8997; metrodiner.com.

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  5. Deputies: Seminole County's 'junkman' arrested for littering in yardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Orlando Sentinel

    An Altamonte Springs man who has spent years fighting with Seminole County officials over large piles of junk and debris in his yard was arrested and charged with felony littering Wednesday. After the clean-up, the Seminole County sheriff's office sent Davis' case to the local state attorney's office, which reviewed the evidence and decided to file a felony littering charge.

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  6. Sign Up: Gridiron Cooking ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Tampa Bay Buccaneers

    ... ) or regular mail (Attn: Florida Fuel Up to Play 60 Team, 1003 Orienta Ave., Altamonte Springs, FL 32701) by midnight, Monday, February 29, for a chance for your team members to recreate your recipe at One Buccaneer Place! 3. Finalists will be ...

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  7. Change law to step up protection: EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... days early. Now, with legislators in Tallahassee again, the bill is back, too - sponsored in the Senate by Altamonte Springs Republican David Simmons and in the House by Orlando Democrat Victor Torres. This time, it needs to become law. The bill ...

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  8. 911 calls released in teen's shooting deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | WESH-TV

    Detectives in Seminole County are searching for the person who they say shot and killed a teen in broad daylight. The 15-year-old was riding in a car Friday afternoon near Altamonte Springs, when a man in the street opened fire on the car.

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  9. FCSL announces lineup of teams for 2016 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Daily Commercial

    ... In addition to Leesburg, which will mark its 10th season in the FCSL this year, Sanford, Winter Park, Altamonte Springs, DeLand, and Winter Garden will host franchises in 2016. Each team also will retain its nickname from last season. The lone ...

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  10. Feedback Sought for Safety Improvements at State Road 434 and Calabria DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Capital Soup

    ... 9, 2016, in the Florida Conference of Seventh-day Adventists Community Room, 351 South State Road 434, Altamonte Springs, FL 32714. The hearing will begin as an open house at 5 p.m. with a formal presentation at 6 p.m. Staff will be available to ...

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  11. Chamberlin's tells Winter Park customers its next locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... has five locations in Metro Orlando. Others include: Orlando, 7600 Dr. Phillips Blvd. (The Marketplace); Altamonte Springs, 1086 Montgomery Road (at State Road 434); Oviedo , 1170 Oviedo Marketplace Blvd.; Kissimmee, 1114 N. John Young Parkway. It ...

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  12. Deputies search for teen's killerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | WESH-TV

    ... WHO SHOT AND KILLED 15-YEAR-OL TAMAR HARRIS. THE TEEN DIED AFTER HE WAS SHOT WHILE RIDING IN A CAR IN EAST ALTAMONTE SPRINGS FRIDAY. >> WE'VE RECEIVED SEVERAL TIPS OVER THE WEEKEND THROUGH CRIMELINE WITH CONSISTANT INFORMATION SO THERE'S AN ...

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  13. Transit ushers urban rentals into LongwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Orlando Sentinel

    When Weston Park developer Jonathan Wolf was planning apartments next to the SunRail station, he asked city leaders if they had ever heard of anyone leaving the city and then coming back. "You have to do something to bring them back," said the president of Wendover Housing Partners LLC, based in Altamonte Springs with projects around the state.

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  14. Senior women learn self-defense moves, gain confidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... a circle. They approached each participant, braced for a hit or kick in the recent self-defense course in Altamonte Springs. It's difficult to gauge the risk Florida seniors face - the Florida Department of Law Enforcement doesn't have a breakdown ...

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  15. Mid-Florida Integrative Medicine Launches Online Guide To Choosing A Holistic Health PractitionerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    Mid-Florida Integrative Medicine in Altamonte Springs, Florida recently launched their online guide to help men and women choose the best alternative medicine doctor. Marketing Director, Jeannine Gimbel, states "There are many holistic practitioners in the Central Florida area and it may be difficult for people to know what to look for when searching for the top homeopathic doctor.

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  16. Physician employment: Build a contract that suits youRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 30 | American Medical Association

    ... gives hospitals the advantage," said Christopher E. Brown, an associate with The Health Law Firm in Altamonte Springs, Fla. After a physician figures out the renewal date, he or she needs to collect data to support the compensation requested, ...

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  17. Teen gunned down while riding in carRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | WESH-TV

    ... FOR CLUES IN THE MURDER OF 15-YEAR-OLD TAMAR HARRIS. HE WAS FATALLY SHOT AT CENTRAL AND PINE STREET IN ALTAMONTE SPRINGS. WITNESSES TELL INVESTIGATORS THE GUNMAN STOOD IN THE STREET, AND FIRED SHOTS INTO A CAR IN WHICH HARRIS WAS A PASSENGER. DORIS ...

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  18. Investigators search for clues in 15-year-old's fatal shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | WESH-TV

    The Seminole County Sheriff's Office is searching for the person who shot and killed a 15-year-old as he was riding in a car in East Altamonte Friday night. Investigators said around 3:30 p.m., Tamar Harris, 15, of Altamonte Springs, was riding in a vehicle that was traveling north on Central Street when an armed person standing in the roadway fired several shots in his direction.

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  19. Box to serve as senior medical director for hospital medicine at Adventist Health SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Calhoun Times

    J. Brent Box, MD, chief hospitalist and chief medical officer for Gordon Hospital has been selected to serve as senior medical director for hospital medicine for Adventist Health System in Altamonte Springs, Florida.

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  20. Mid-Florida Integrative Medicine Launches Essential Oils Event In NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... be held at the office of Mid-Florida Integrative Medicine, located at 623 Maitland Avenue, Suite 1101 in Altamonte Springs, FL 32701. Their office is minutes from Downtown Orlando, Interstate 4 and State Road 436 in Seminole County Florida. Jeannine ...

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