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  1. Lockheed Martin lands $500 million U.S. Navy deal for aircraft-support systemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 6 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Lockheed Martin technicians build and test eCASS stations, which troubleshoot and repair avionics for Navy aircraft, at a facility in Orlando. Lockheed Martin technicians build and test eCASS stations, which troubleshoot and repair avionics for Navy aircraft, at a facility in Orlando.

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  2. RaceTrac planning gas station east of downtown OrlandoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 6 | The Orlando Sentinel

    RaceTrac is planning to put a gas station on East Colonial Drive in Orlando, bringing the convenience store chain near the Mills 50 neighborhood and downtown Orlando. The site of the former Barney's Steak and Seafood Restaurant and a Chevron gas station at Colonial Drive and Fern Creek Avenue is set to be a new RaceTrac location.

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  3. Mears settles lawsuit with hundreds of chauffeurs who claim they were underpaidRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 6 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Mears Transportation settled a class-action lawsuit with hundreds of former chauffeurs for about $2 million. Hundreds of luxury chauffeurs with Mears Transportation have entered into a $2 million settlement with the Orlando-based taxi company after they claimed in a lawsuit that Mears wrongly classified them as independent contractors - and not employees.

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  4. Small Florida cities rank high in survey about starting a businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 30 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Here's a look at the creation of the dramatic large-scale artwork, by Scott Parsons, at Orlando International Airport. Here's a look at the creation of the dramatic large-scale artwork, by Scott Parsons, at Orlando International Airport.

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  5. People on the move 08/27Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 27 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Submit professional appointments, management-level promotions and significant awards for individuals , along with photos as a .jpg attachment, via email to peopleonmove@orlandosentinel.com . Scott McBride has joined Valley National Bank as the business development officer for the bank's Small Business Administration lending team in Orlando and Jacksonville.

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  6. Amazon will keep hiring over next five weeks for Orlando warehouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 24 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Amazon will continue to hire for positions at its new fulfillment center in Orlando over the next five weeks after finishing its initial job blitz, the company said Friday. Amazon didn't say how many jobs it had filled at the 1,500 employee call center after completing an initial two-week hiring blitz for employees that finished up Thursday.

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  7. Olive Garden's Pasta Passes again sell out in secondsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 23 | The Orlando Sentinel

    This undated photo provided by Olive Garden shows their new annual pasta pass, top, and their eight weeks of unlimited access pasta pass. The passes go on sale starting at 2 p.m. EDT Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018, at www.PastaPass.com.

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  8. Wally's Mills Avenue Liquors, pioneering Orlando dive bar, closes after 64 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 21 | The Orlando Sentinel

    One of Orlando's most well-known dive bars, Wally's Mills Avenue Liquors, has shut down after more than six decades as a mainstay east of downtown Orlando. "It is with great regret that we have decided to close our doors after 64 years in business & great memories," said the sign, attributed to "The Wally's Family."

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  9. Relief in sight: Oakland to get $182K from Orange County for toilets along West Orange TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Orange County commissioners agreed to provide $182,000 in next year's budget to help the town of Oakland build restrooms at a popular pit stop on the West Orange Trail. Orange County commissioners agreed to provide $182,000 in next year's budget to help the town of Oakland build restrooms at a popular pit stop on the West Orange Trail.

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  10. Deltona man shot early MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A 35-year-old Deltona man was shot early Monday morning and is being treated for non-life-threatening injuries, according to the Volusia County Sheriff's Office. Deputies responded to the area near Providence Boulevard and Doyle Road in Deltona about 3:26 a.m. On his way to the scene, a deputy spotted the man's car traveling in the opposite direction.

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  11. House District 44: Where Democrats Melanie Gold, Geraldine Thompson standRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The race for a Central Florida state House seat is a second chance for the Democratic Party to win a blue-leaning district after their self-described "fiasco" in 2017, when the party ended up with a candidate without his name on the ballot. Incumbent Republican state Rep. Bobby Olszewski won the October 2017 special election in District 44, which includes Winter Garden , Windermere and Oakland.

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  12. No more jarring 'cock-a-doodle-doos,' but beloved rooster Milfred...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    An Oakland family turned to a crowd-funding site to raise money to preserve their beloved and loquacious rooster Milfred whose personality made him a pet celebrity in the town of Oakland. An Oakland family turned to a crowd-funding site to raise money to preserve their beloved and loquacious rooster Milfred whose personality made him a pet celebrity in the town of Oakland.

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  13. Good news for Orlando commuters from south Lake - turnpike to be widened to eight lanesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Cars on Florida's Turnpike approach the new Minneola interchange. The state will soon widen that stretch of the Turnpike to eight lanes.

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  14. Oakland hires trapper to nab 'gorgeous' but 'nasty' peacocks after complaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Oakland resident Katherine Wright, who has complained to the town council that the town's peacocks are a nuisance that cause damage and leave smelly bird waste in her yard, talks about the situation, Tuesday, March 27, 2018. Oakland resident Katherine Wright, who has complained to the town council that the town's peacocks are a nuisance that cause damage and leave smelly bird waste in her yard, talks about the situation, Tuesday, March 27, 2018.

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  15. Best places to run in Central FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    In 2015, Active.com ranked Orlando as the top running city in America, due in part to its seven crowd-drawing full or half marathons hosted each year; its quality of running routes; and the average number of runs logged by people in Orlando -- residents or visitors. It's true that Orlando is a runner's mecca.

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  16. Two shot on Florida's Turnpike in West Orange CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2017 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Two people were shot while driving down Florida's Turnpike in western Orange County Saturday morning, a Florida Highway Patrol spokeswoman said. The two people shot, one male and one female, were taken to Orlando Regional Medical Center.

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