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  1. School cafeteria worker touched lewdly touched 9-year-olds, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    A 30-year-old cafeteria worker at a Kissimmee elementary school is accused of touching students inappropriately during hugs, police said today. Jonathan Caraballo, a part-time cafeteria monitor at Highlands Elementary School, was arrested and charged with lewd molestation and battery for allegedly touching two 9-year-olds inappropriately, Kissimmee police said.

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  2. $30M Kissimmee Lakefront Park marks grand openingRead the original story

    Thursday | The Orlando Sentinel

    The panther is poised to strike, the gator awaits its prey, and a mouse curls up in its comfy den. These native creatures are some of the distinctive Florida touches included in the new splash park and playground at Lakefront Park, Kissimmee's ambitious effort to create a public space along Lake Tohopekaliga attractive to residents and visitors.

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  3. Boy critical after crash near school-bus stop in KissimmeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Orlando Homicide Report

    A 12-year-old boy was struck by a vehicle early this morning while crossing a road in Osceola County on his way to a school bus stop, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. The crash occurred at 6:40 a.m., near a school bus stop on Cobblestone Circle and Partin Settlement Road, said FHP Sgt.

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  4. Orlando-based Ponzi scheme targeted Italian investors, feds allegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Federal agents seized property in Orlando, Windermere and Aventura on Monday, outlining allegations of a Ponzi scheme that ripped off Italian investors. Attorneys representing victims in civil lawsuits said the scheme includes up to 100 people, mostly Italian citizens, and up to $40 million.

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  5. 01/26: People on moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Scott Folsom was hired by Fifth Third Bank as senior vice president and commercial team lead for the Central Florida market. Jo Thacker , a partner in the Orlando office of Broad and Cassel, was appointed 2015 chairman of the Kissimmee/Osceola County Chamber of Commerce.

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  6. FHSAA unveils realigment with more area 8A teamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Orlando Sentinel

    This time district rivalries will last awhile. Realignment has traditionally been done in two-year cycles.

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  7. Rosie's Smokin' Hot Bar-B-Que opens in KissimmeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Rosie's Smokin' Hot Bar-B-Que has opened at 4838 W. U.S. Highway 192 in Kissimmee . In addition to the regular barbecue staples, the menu includes mac and cheese, sloppy Joe's, burritos and salads.

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  8. CVS robber in hoodie got away with drugs, deputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Orlando Crime

    The following are the countries with the highest and lowest cost of marijuana, heroin, ecstasy, meth and opium per gram. The following are the countries with the highest and lowest cost of marijuana, heroin, ecstasy, meth and opium per gram.

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  9. To your health: Gardening classes, events abound in Central FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Certainly, exercise is one key to health, but so is a nutritious diet. And what better way to get vitamin-packed fruits and veggies than from your own garden? Here are some local gardening events culled from our county listings: Vegetable garden workshops: Learn how to plan a garden, prepare the soil, what to plant, when to plant, how to maintain a garden, insect control, weed and disease control and how to know when to harvest.

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  10. Oak Ridge back where it started (No. 2) in Super 16Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Orlando Sentinel

    2. Oak Ridge : Nobody's hotter than Pioneers, who have won eight in row since facing national competition at City of Palms event in Fort Myers. Orlando Christian Prep's Josh Raoul goes up to the basket during third quarter action of game against Kissimmee Osceola high school during the Showdown in O-Town boys basketball tournament in Orlando, Fla.

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  11. Konrad Schafer's dad enters plea after son's alleged shooting spreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Orlando Crime

    An Osceola County dad who bought a .45-caliber carbine for his underage son's protection will not go to prison for a 2013 shooting spree linking that weapon to two killings and more than 20 drive-by shootings. "I can tell you he won't be going to prison," Kissimmee attorney Don Waggoner said Wednesday of his client's decision to plead no contest to giving a minor access to a firearm.

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  12. Renewed academic focus lands area player at UCFRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Orlando Christian Prep's Josh Raoul goes up to the basket during third quarter action of game against Kissimmee Osceola high school during the Showdown in O-Town boys basketball tournament in Orlando, Fla. on Saturday, January 10, 2015.

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  13. Juan Carlos Quiles killed in Kissimmee restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The victim in an unexplained killing Sunday at El Cibuco restaurant in Kissimmee was Juan Carlos Quiles, according to police. Quiles, 24, of Kissimmee, died about 9:40 p.m. when a fight broke out with one or more suspects inside the Fortune Road business, according to police.

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  14. Police: 1 dead, 1 injured in shooting at Kissimmee restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Orlando Crime

    Officers found a 24-year-old man dead & a 30-year-old woman hurt after a shooting at a Kissimmee restaurant A man was shot dead and a woman was wounded during a shooting at the El Cibuco Restaurant in Kissimmee late Sunday, officials said. The shooting happened around 9:40 p.m. at the restaurant in the 2200 block of Fortune Road, according to a police report.

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  15. Brazilian tourists reshape business offerings in Central FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Andrea West is from Brazil and models a Brazilian flag at Perfume World where she is a clerk. For the first time ever, Brazilians have overtaken the British in the number of overseas visitors coming to Central Florida.

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  16. Osceola Center for the Arts opens 'The 39 Steps'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | The Orlando Sentinel

    "The 39 Steps," directed by Jennifer Henderson, is the next play to take the stage at the Osceola Center for the Arts. The comedy mixes a Hitchcock masterpiece with the tone of Monty Python.

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  17. Osceola County warns Colt: Comply with lease or lose itRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | The Orlando Sentinel

    More than three years after signing an agreement with the county for a new 16,000-square-foot regional headquarters in Kissimmee, the building still sits empty. Now, Osceola County Manager Donald Fisher has sent a letter to Colt's Manufacturing Co.

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  18. DP boys rebound after rough startRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | OrlandoSentinel.com

    Orlando Christian Prep's Josh Raoul goes up to the basket during third quarter action of game against Kissimmee Osceola high school during the Showdown in O-Town boys basketball tournament in Orlando, Fla. on Saturday, January 10, 2015.

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  19. Man gets 30 years for killing child with shove, boiling waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | The Orlando Sentinel

    "This will at least spare the family the additional pain and grief that would likely be associated with a trial," said Kissimmee Police Chief Fran Iwanski at the time, who has retired. "Perhaps it will at least afford his mother some closure."

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  20. Kissimmee teen arrested for trying to run officer down on way to schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Kissimmee police arrested a 17-year-old boy Monday morning after he allegedly tried to run an officer over with his vehicle during a traffic stop, according to the Kissimmee Police Department. The teenager was pulled over by a school resource officer at Kissimmee Middle School for speeding within the pick-up and drop-off area of the school at around 8:15 a.m., Stacie Miller, spokeswoman for the Kissimmee Police Department said.

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