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  1. Trayvon Martin: Five years after his death, struggle for civil rights continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    On the five-year anniversary of the killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, Orlando Sentinel reporter Rene Stutzman looks back on the events to see if life had improved for young black men. On the five-year anniversary of the killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, Orlando Sentinel reporter Rene Stutzman looks back on the events to see if life had improved for young black men.

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  2. Sanford cop arrested, accused of lying on time sheetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Orlando Sentinel

    Sanford police on Thursday arrested one of their own, Jason Bunch, on charges he filled out false time sheets for the city and on moonlighting jobs. Bunch, 34, of Orlando, a four-year department veteran, was being held in the Seminole County Jail on $300,000 bond.

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  3. Seminole man accused of having sex with four teen girls, deputies sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Seminole County deputies arrested Samuel James Richmond, 19, on charges of lewd and lascivious battery. Deputies have arrested a 19-year-old Seminole County man accused of having sex with at least four teenage girls on several, separate occasions, records show.

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  4. Cleveland-based aircraft maintenance company opening in SanfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | The Orlando Sentinel

    An aircraft maintenance company is opening a new location near Orlando- Sanford International Airport, with plans to employ up to 75 people in the next few years. Constant Aviation LLC is seeking incentives from Florida, Sanford and Seminole County totaling $375,000, or $5,000 per job created.

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  5. Seminole turns to social media to lure touristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | The Orlando Sentinel

    When Hurricane Matthew skirted up the Atlantic coast in October, Central Florida counties blanketed social media - including Twitter, Facebook and NextDoor - with information about shelters, curfews and the weather. Welcome to the new world of public communications by governments that view social media as the most effective way to inform residents.

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  6. Citing rats and mold, Seminole tax collector plans moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Newly elected Seminole Tax Collector Joel Greenberg hates his new offices on the first floor of the county administration building in downtown Sanford. Newly elected Seminole Tax Collector Joel Greenberg hates his new offices on the first floor of the county administration building in downtown Sanford.

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  7. Shotgun-wielding man arrested on burglary charge, caught wearing victim's shoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Orlando Sentinel

    After stealing jewelry, a shotgun, and a pair of Nikes, a a 22-time felon attempts to hold up traffic before deputies apprehend him in the woods. After stealing jewelry, a shotgun, and a pair of Nikes, a a 22-time felon attempts to hold up traffic before deputies apprehend him in the woods.

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  8. House video blasts Sanford Burnham, Visit FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The Florida House has released a scathing video that trashes two programs championed by Gov. Rick Scott , with a direct aim at Orlando's controversial Sanford Burnham Institute. The Republican-controlled House on Thursday posted a video to YouTube that mentions several economic development deals that went bust despite taxpayers putting up millions to bring companies to the state.

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  9. Seminole to look at ways of drawing in touristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Unlike neighboring Orange County , Seminole doesn't have theme parks, giant water slides or a state-of-the-art performing arts center to draw in tourists from around the world. Even so, Seminole officials say their county does have attractions that appeal to visitors - including a new sports mega-complex, a zoo and miles of paved trails.

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  10. Foodie ways to say 'I love you'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | The Orlando Sentinel

    I might be a little biased, but I think food is always the best gift for any occasion - especially for Valentine's Day . The Big Pink: If a giant doughnut with pink icing and sprinkles doesn't say "I love you," I don't know what does.

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  11. Love Your Shorts festival features 71 filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The event runs Thursday, Feb. 9, through Feb. 12 and features a category called Florida Flavor. The works there include "Home" by David Pace of Ocoee; "Shadows in the Dark" by TL Westgate of Altamonte Springs; "Undertaking" by Kevin James O'Neill of Orlando; and "Salesmen?" by Harrison Carr and Liam Malone of Casselberry.

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  12. Judge: Disbarred attorney forged her husband's signatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A judge in Seminole County has ruled that disbarred lawyer Julie Kronhaus forged her husband's signature on a mortgage deed and note. A judge in Seminole County has ruled that disbarred lawyer Julie Kronhaus forged her husband's signature on a mortgage deed and note.

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  13. New hospital opens in OviedoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Oviedo Medical Center CEO KC Donahey in his office. In front of him is a Christmas gift from his staff -- little penguins with the staff's first names.

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  14. A decade later, Lake remembers tornado carnageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 29 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Ten years ago this week, the Rev. John Roszak woke up in the dead of night startled to hear his weather radio blaring tornado warnings in a far-flung area of Lake County .

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  15. Judge: Altamonte Springs mother accused of murder is competentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 27 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Virginia "Mandy" Arteaga in court in Sanford May 31. She's charged with premeditated murder in the shooting death of her 29-year-old son. He was found dead in the shower of the apartment they shared.

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  16. Cities release invoices showing Uber billsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 25 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Five Central Florida cities that signed contracts with Uber have released records revealing how much money they will pay the ride-sharing Cities began receiving invoices this week that tabulated costs through Jan. 17, which just surpasses the halfway point of the yearlong program. To that date, the highest total came from Altamonte Springs, which has paid for $14,863.59 in Uber rides.

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  17. Orlando airport squares off with Melbourne over nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Airport leaders take issue with the Brevard County airport including Orlando in its name, primarily because of the distance between the two airports. It's about 60 miles from Orlando's city limits.

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  18. Oviedo puts hopes on sidewalk diningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Diners enjoy their lunch at Pannullo's as shoppers pass closely by. Winter Park's downtown is famous for al fresco dining at it's numerous sidewalk cafes.

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  19. Seminole parents: Rezoning is disruptiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Forcing small children to switch schools disrupts families and breaks up communities, Seminole County School Board members heard as they consider transferring nearly 1,000 elementary students to different campuses in August. About 100 people attended a hearing about the proposed rezoning Tuesday night at Seminole's school district headquarters in Sanford.

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  20. Fast-growing Sanford airport to get its first hotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | The Orlando Sentinel

    An Allegiant Air passenger jet prepares to depart a gate from the Orlando Sanford International Airport Tuesday, February 16, 2016.The Orlando Sanford International Airport, one of the fastest growing airports in Florida, is about to launch a $43 million expansion project that will add four new gates, three new baggage carousels and display a vintage WWII bomber plane in the ticket area. Construction is scheduled to start next year and be completed by 2020.

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