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  1. Crafted Block & Brew brings relaxed vibe to MetroWest neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Crafted Block & Brew opened a little more than a year ago in Orlando's MetroWest neighborhood, in a space that used to be home to the Mexican restaurant Taquitos Jalisco. The atmosphere is bright and modern, with a mix of high-tops, booths and regular tables along with the bar.

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  2. OCSO: 11 heroin overdoses reported in Blossom Park area in 24 hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | The Orlando Sentinel

    At least 11 people have overdosed on heroin - three of them fatally - in 24 hours in the Blossom Park area, according to the Orange County Sheriff's Office. The overdose victims ranged in ages from 20 to 52 and were found at multiple locations near Blossom Park between Wednesday and Thursday, according to sheriff's office spokesman Jeff Williamson.

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  3. Firefighters escort World Trade Center beam to Kennedy Space CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A beam from the World Trade Center traveled from JFK International Airport to Miami International Airport on Wednesday to begin its journey to become part of a 9/11 memorial at the Kennedy Space Center. A beam from the World Trade Center traveled from JFK International Airport to Miami International Airport on Wednesday to begin its journey to become part of a 9/11 memorial at the Kennedy Space Center.

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  4. Delta IV rocket launches with powerful military satelliteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The Delta IV rocket was lifted up on more than a million and a half pounds of thrust at 8:07 p.m. ET into clear skies and only a minimal chance for a scrub. The United Launch Alliance rocket carries the seventh Wideband Global SATCOM mission for the U.S. Air Force.

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  5. Good week for science, amazing week for PlutoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Remarkable new details of Pluto's largest moon Charon are revealed in this image from New Horizons' Long Range Reconnaissance Imager , taken late on July 13, 2015 from a distance of 289,000 miles . Remarkable new details of Pluto's largest moon Charon are revealed in this image from New Horizons' Long Range Reconnaissance Imager , taken late on July 13, 2015 from a distance of 289,000 miles .

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  6. Three arrested in Brevard case of Fentanyl overdosesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    After a batch of the opioid Fentanyl was sold as heroin in Brevard County, leading to 14 overdoses and one death, three people were arrested Tuesday, a sheriff's spokesman said. Fentanyl, a more potent opioid than heroin, was sold in small blue baggies to at least 14 people in Cape Canaveral and Merritt Island, Sheriff's Maj.

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  7. Atlas V rocket set to launch before noon Wednesday carrying GPS satelliteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    An Atlas V rocket is set to launch from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on Wednesday morning to carry a new-generation GPS satellite into orbit. The launch will be the first from Cape Canaveral since a SpaceX Falcon 9 exploded two minutes after liftoff June 28. The Atlas V, manufactured and launched by United Launch Alliance, has a record of 54 consecutive missions without failure since the rocket debuted in 2002.

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  8. Pluto close-up: NASA's New Horizons spacecraft makes flyby of icy, mystery worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The moment of closest approach for the New Horizons spacecraft came at 6:49 a.m. CDT Tuesday. It culminated an unprecedented journey spanning 9 years and 3 billion miles.

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  9. Ready for its close-up: First spacecraft to explore PlutoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    NASA's New Horizons spacecraft aimed to get up-close and personal with Pluto on Tuesday, on track to zoom within 7,800 miles of the small icy world left unexplored until now. It's the final destination on NASA's planetary tour of the solar system, which began more than a half-century ago.

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  10. Elon Musk: SpaceX is close cause of rocket explosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    An HC-130 Hercules aircrew from Coast Guard Air Station in Clearwater drops flares to mark debris near Port Canaveral on Sunday, June 28. The crew assisted NASA vessels in debris recovery after a SpaceX rocket exploded minutes after launching. U.S. Coast Guard video by Chief Petty Officer Crystalynn A. Kneen An HC-130 Hercules aircrew from Coast Guard Air Station in Clearwater drops flares to mark debris near Port Canaveral on Sunday, June 28. The crew assisted NASA vessels in debris recovery after a SpaceX rocket exploded minutes after launching.

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  11. SpaceX rocket explosion not likely to slow launches for longRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    SpaceX's rocket explosion last week may only briefly slow the company's ambitious launch schedule at Cape Canaveral but it could also give a boost to its competitors, experts say. On June 28, a Falcon 9 rocket, launched from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station and headed toward the International Space Station with more than 4,000 pounds of supplies, blew up 27 miles above the Atlantic Ocean.

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  12. Soyuz rocket to carry critical resupply cargo to Space StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The ISS Progress 59 cargo ship is seen here on the launch pad in Baikonur, Kazakhstan. It will launch at 3:09 a.m. EDT on Apr. 28 to carry more than three tons of supplies to the ISS.

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  13. Budget cuts harm commercial space program, Sen. Nelson saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A SpaceX, Falcon9 rocket lifts off Sunday, June 28, 2015 Launch Complex 40 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. Minutes later the rocket exploded over the Atlantic Ocean.

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  14. NASA seeks bids for small rockets to launch tiny satellitesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    NASA outlined a deal Monday to encourage private rocket companies to develop small rockets to launch an emerging market of tiny satellites. NASA is seeking proposals this summer from upstart rocket companies interested in sending two small satellites into low Earth orbit by 2018.

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  15. NASA to seek private rocket companies for future KSC launch sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    NASA said Monday that it wants proposals from companies to build privately run rocket-launching sites at Kennedy Space Center, which would accelerate the transformation of Kennedy and Cape Canaveral into a public-private spaceport used by NASA, the military and commercial It's part of the agency's newly revised master plan for redevelopment of Kennedy Space Center during the next 20 years. The master plan includes eventual development of two new vertical pads for launches and two horizontal sites for spaceships that use runways.

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  16. SpaceX launches satellite from Cape CanaveralRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket blasted off Wednesday into a clear sky colored by a setting sun, sending a satellite into space to monitor solar storms that can wreak havoc on Earth's power and communication systems. The 6:03 p.m. launch from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station came on SpaceX's third try this week, and this time Florida provided a postcard-quality environment for launch.

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  17. NASA declares Orion mission a successRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    NASA's dream to eventually carry astronauts to Mars got off to a near-flawless start on Friday as the new Orion spacecraft blasted off from Cape Canaveral, flew 3,604 miles into space and splashed down on a "bull's-eye" in the Pacific Ocean. The launch atop a Delta IV Heavy rocket from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station delighted NASA, its contactors and thousands of onlookers along the coast.

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  18. Film, game backers regroup after Florida legislators drop incentivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Florida filmmakers hope an effort to create an incentive program that offers tax breaks to production companies has not seen its final act. In a late-night session last weekend, state lawmakers resolved a budget impasse but did not include the entertainment tax-incentive program, which supporters say would attract more filmmakers to the state.

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  19. Game, film industry say lack of incentive program 'infuriating'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Florida filmmakers hope an effort to create an incentive program that offers tax breaks to production companies has not seen its final act. In a late-night session last weekend, state lawmakers resolved a budget impasse but did not include the entertainment tax-incentive program, which supporters say would attract more filmmakers to the state.

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  20. State confirms 280 new aerospace jobs in BrevardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Lockheed Martin and Embraer are adding 280 new high-paying jobs at facilities on Florida's Space Coast, with state and local incentive packages. Embraer is adding 150 new jobs and building a new facility in Titusville's Spaceport Commerce Park, with average wage of $48,000.

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