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  1. Take hikes, see wildlife at two Orange wetland festivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    Lake Apopka's north shore has staged a comeback for wildlife and birds after decades of farming left the area laden with pesticides. After years of cleanup, the area puts on its best face annually at the free Lake Apopka Wildlife Festival and Birdapalooza.

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  2. Young Orlando City players eager to help each other, club thrive in MLSRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    Harrison Heath, center, and other Orlando City players practice during the first training session of the season at Sylvan Lake Park in Sanford. Harrison Heath, center, and other Orlando City players practice during the first training session of the season at Sylvan Lake Park in Sanford.

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  3. Art events include Highwaymen exhibit in OrlandoRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | OrlandoSentinel.com

    This is the week to enjoy a little art history, starting with an exhibition of historically and socially important paintings at the Orange County Regional History Center in downtown Orlando. Fourteen paintings by the now-famous Florida Highwaymen revel in our state's natural beauty and tell the inspiring story of 26 self-taught black artists who worked around segregation and the Jim Crow laws of the 1950s and 1960s to sell their paintings.

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  4. OIA board member raises campaign money from airport contractorsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    He is president of the Florida Realtors, one of the region's most important professions. He also is a board member for Greater Orlando Aviation Authority who is overseeing a task force to review security at the airport.

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  5. 3 more join harassment suit against Casselberry ex-chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    Two Casselberry police officers and a former female employee are the latest people to accuse the city's ex-police chief of sexual harassment and making derogatory remarks about officers' ages and ethnicity. That brings a total of six people who are suing ex-Police Chief William McNeil for creating a hostile work environment while he served as the city's top cop.

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  6. 'Orpheus Descending': 20 years later, actress lands cherished roleRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    Leesa Castaneda knows exactly the kind of woman she wants to project to the crowd - "Very strong," she said, then added, "very feisty." Those characteristics are one reason why Castaneda jumped at the chance to play Lady Torrance, one of the characters in Tennessee Williams' play "Orpheus Descending," which opens this weekend at the Orlando Shakespeare Theater.

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  7. Bud on the tracks: A SunRail pub crawlRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    Sure, I've heard all the bullet points about the benefits of public transportation: Energy efficiency. Lower traffic congestion.

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  8. Stun-gun wielding carjacker zapped woman, OPD saysRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    Strobe light attached to inflatable life jacket: Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission Officer Nick Bohne shows the equipment he uses while patrolling Port Canaveral aboard the 38-foot Sea Hawk. Strobe light attached to inflatable life jacket: Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission Officer Nick Bohne shows the equipment he uses while patrolling Port Canaveral aboard the 38-foot Sea Hawk.

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  9. Homeless Jesus sculpture coming to OrlandoRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    First Presbyterian Church of Orlando is about equidistant between the Orlando Public Library and the Dr. Phillips Performing Arts Center. A few blocks north, the homeless pass the library with their bedrolls, backpacks and shopping carts.

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  10. Chip Gierke wants to be back in the game, but must waitRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    Former Apopka, Dr. Phillips and Evans head football coach Chip Gierke said this week he is interested in coming out of shortlived retirement to coach again, but it won't be in the next few months. Gierke's name has been linked to the Ocoee vacancy but the veteran coach said he is out of the running at this point after entering Florida's Deferred Retirement Option Program .

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  11. Film incentives, parenting tips: weekend topicsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    Channel 6's "Flashpoint" will look at the expected debate in the Florida Legislature over incentives to entice movie and TV companies to shoot in the Sunshine State. Ginger Gadsden will host at 8 a.m. Sunday.

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  12. MLS Players Union executive director Bob Foose discusses CBA negotiationsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    Major League Soccer and its players are currently negotiating a new collective bargaining agreement, and as the players seek free agency and better compensation, the league could be headed for a work stoppage come March. I focused my Soccer Insider column on breaking down the CBA talks , but I could not include every parcel of information in the piece.

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  13. Aubrey Clark: Girl hit by SUV still battling severe brain damageRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    Aubrey Clark update: An MRI revealed 80 percent of damage to left side, 20 percent to right side of brain afte Aubrey Clark is still fighting to overcome the severe brain injuries she suffered after an SUV ran over her and her Citrus Elementary School classmate on their way home from school last week. According to a Facebook page created for the 10-year-old girl called "Aubrey's Angels, " medical tests revealed severe damage to 80 percent of the left side and 20 percent to the right side of her brain.

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  14. Winter Park, Colonial to play for 8A-5 titleRead the original story

    Yesterday | OrlandoSentinel.com

    Left to Right, Lake Howell's Karina Garcia fouls LHP guard Destinee Walker -- Lake Highland plays Lake Howell in the O-Town girls basketball tournament at Orlando Christian Prep, on Friday, January 9, 2015. Lake Highland won the game, 84-45, with LHP guard Destinee Walker scoring 50... Left to Right, Lake Howell's Karina Garcia fouls LHP guard Destinee Walker -- Lake Highland plays Lake Howell in the O-Town girls basketball tournament at Orlando Christian Prep, on Friday, January 9, 2015.

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  15. Two injured in two Orlando shootings WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Orlando Sentinel

    Around 4:30 p.m. police responded to a separate shooting on the 2700 block of L.B. McLeod Road.

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  16. Suspended UCF student fights to return to school after sexual assault allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Orlando Sentinel

    A University of Central Florida student accused of sexually assaulting a woman during a drunken threesome is fighting to get reinstated after he was suspended from school. The woman said she felt helpless and violated after a night of drinking in the UCF dormitory.

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  17. New homeless shelter opens with fanfare, concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Orlando Sentinel

    The Coalition for the Homeless unveiled its new $6.6 million men's shelter Wednesday, drawing both praise for the Orlando nonprofit's transformation and concerns that the emergency shelter it once offered is gone. In a confetti-strewn grand opening celebration, coalition President and CEO Brent Trotter said there is already a waiting list with 200 names for the two-story, 250-bed men's service center, which replaced the decrepit, $1-per-night open-air emergency shelter where men slept on the floor.

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  18. Brek Shea scores in U.S. men's national team's 3-2 loss to ChileRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Orlando Sentinel

    The Orlando City signing scored with a stinging left-footed shot to the far post in the sixth minute of the U.S. men's national team's 3-2 loss to Chile on Wednesday evening. Shea, who started at left wing-back, raced up the left side and got on the end of a splendid floated ball from Matt Besler to give the U.S. an early 1-0 lead.

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  19. Homeless: We've changed minds, now let's change livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Orlando Sentinel

    Last year our community rallied together and began to make new commitments to the homeless in Central Florida. But 2015 must be the year that our commitments turn into results in clear, measurable ways with significant numbers of homeless individuals and families getting off the streets and into a home of their own.

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  20. Evans, Oak Ridge, Ocoee go 1-2-3 in 8A boys basketball rankingsRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Orlando Sentinel

    C.J. Williamson and Kerry Blackshear of No. 1 8A Evans, and Avery and Anthony Brown of No.

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