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  1. Umatilla man found dead, woman flown to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 12 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A man in Umatilla was found dead by officers of the Lake County Sheriff's Office on Sunday evening after they responded to reports of gunfire. The officers arrived at a home on Henry Street just after 8:30 p.m. and found the man as well as a critically injured woman, spokesman John Herrell said.

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  2. 2020 TE Jordan Davis makes it official, will follow brother Gabe to UCFRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | The Orlando Sentinel

    It wasn't a huge surprise, but perhaps it did take longer than many people figured it might. Finally, however, the Sanford Seminole tight end has officially committed to follow his brother Gabe Davis at UCF.

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  3. For the 28th time, Florida sentenced a man to death ... only to realize it made a mistakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Clemente Aguirre, second from right, reacts in the courtroom with his attorneys Dylan Black, left, Lindsey Boney, second from left, Marie-Louise Parmer, center, and Joshua Dubin after he was exonerated of all charges in the 2004 murders of Carol Bareis and Cheryl Williams, Nov. 5 Clemente Aguirre, second from right, reacts in the courtroom with his attorneys Dylan Black, left, Lindsey Boney, second from left, Marie-Louise Parmer, center, and Joshua Dubin after he was exonerated of all charges in the 2004 murders of Carol Bareis and Cheryl Williams, Nov. 5 The zeal to execute this undocumented immigrant from Honduras for a gruesome double murder was unrelenting ... even after someone else confessed to the crimes.

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  4. Lake Mary City Commission race goes to Dec. 4 runoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A runoff will be held to determine the winner in the Lake Mary City Commission Seat 1 race. Seeking the seat are Pat Blake and Jordan Smith.

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  5. Experience cuisines from around the world - without a Disney passRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 8 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The Epcot International Food and Wine Festival will come to a close on Nov. 12 - but the opportunity to try foods from around the world certainly doesn't end there in Central Florida. Our area offers a colorful, tasty variety year-round - and here's your annual reminder with some of my favorite spots.

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  6. Amendment 4 restores felons' rights and, most important, their hopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Desmond Meade, Chairman, Floridians for a Fair Democracy; Neil Volz, Political Director, Florida Rights Restoration Coalition; and Jackie Lee, Campaign Manager, Floridians for a Fair Democracy discuss Florida Amendment 4 with the Orlando Sentinel Editorial Board. Desmond Meade, Chairman, Floridians for a Fair Democracy; Neil Volz, Political Director, Florida Rights Restoration Coalition; and Jackie Lee, Campaign Manager, Floridians for a Fair Democracy discuss Florida Amendment 4 with the Orlando Sentinel Editorial Board.

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  7. Jay Zembower holds slim lead over Katrina Shadix in Seminole...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Republican Jay Zembower defeated Democrat Katrina Shadix in the County Commission District 2 race by a whisker in a political contest in which protecting Seminole's rural area was the main issue. Paul Cooper, a candidate running without party affiliation, finished a distant third.

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  8. Vote - and grab a food, drink deal from Central Florida restaurantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A student wears an 'I Voted' sticker outside Voting Precinct #538 during the Primary Elections at UCF, in this file photo A student wears an 'I Voted' sticker outside Voting Precinct #538 during the Primary Elections at UCF, in this file photo Black Rooster Taqueria : Bring in your "I Voted" sticker for 20 percent off your order. . Luisa's Cellar : Flash your "I Voted" sticker for a free drink.

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  9. Seminole intersection briefly shut down after fight broke out, deputies sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 4 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Two men fighting on Sunday in a car at a Seminole County intersection caused the area to be briefly shut down after one man drew a gun, according to the sheriff's office. Deputies were called to the intersection of State Road 415 and East Lake Mary Boulevard in Sanford around 10:45 a.m. and discovered one of the men had shot himself in the hand, said sheriff's office spokesman Bob Kealing.

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  10. Literacy Alliance event to hand out books to children in Sanford tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 1 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Nearly 1,000 books will be handed out to young children tonight at the Westside Community Center in Sanford as part of an initiative by the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators and the Literacy Alliance to encourage reading and promote literacy. The event will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at 919 S. Persimmon Ave., in the Goldsboro community.

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  11. Sanford mayor's race: Where Jeff Triplett and Pasha Baker standRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 1 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Sanford Mayor Jeff Triplett, who is seeking his third term in Tuesday's election, and challenger Pasha Baker present sharply different views of the state of the Seminole County city. Baker, who is making her first venture into politics, said Sanford leaders in recent years have spent too much money and effort into redeveloping the downtown district at the cost of neglecting many residential neighborhoods.

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  12. Taste test: From pumpkin rolls to pumpkin yogurtRead the original story

    Monday Oct 29 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Orlando Sentinel staffers tried everything from pumpkin cinnamon rolls to pumpkin yogurt. Join food reporter Lauren Delgado to see what they thought.

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  13. Meza's flavorful falafel worth a repeat visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 26 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Meza's lamb tagine is a delicately spiced hearty stew full of potatoes, carrots, green beans, lamb and more. Another chance to try Cafe Annie's falafel has sprung up in Baldwin Park.

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  14. Sanford breaks ground on final extension of popular RiverWalk trail - a 'great asset for the city'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 25 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Sanford, Seminole County and construction officials on Thursday break ground on the new extension of the RiverWalk Trail that will travel from the Central Florida Regional Hospital to just east of Interstate 4 along the southern shore of Lake Monroe. Sanford, Seminole County and construction officials on Thursday break ground on the new extension of the RiverWalk Trail that will travel from the Central Florida Regional Hospital to just east of Interstate 4 along the southern shore of Lake Monroe.

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  15. Orlando cookie named the best in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 25 | The Orlando Sentinel

    One of Gideon's Bakehouse's half-pound cookies was named the best in Florida by food-centric website The Daily Meal . The Pistachio Toffee Dark Chocolate Chip Cookie plays around with sweet and salty flavors thanks to the combination of sea salt, chocolate, pistachios, and toffee encrusted inside and out of the dessert.

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  16. Nightmare on Orange takes over The Courtesy BarRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 23 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Bokor's Curse is one of the hair-raising cocktails being served at Nightmare on Orange, a spooky concept that took over The Courtesy Bar in downtown Orlando. Bokor's Curse is one of the hair-raising cocktails being served at Nightmare on Orange, a spooky concept that took over The Courtesy Bar in downtown Orlando.

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  17. Tom Joyner Doctor Day offers free screeningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 23 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Tom Joyner Take a Loved One to the Doctor Day - which offers free health screenings - will present its 16th annual edition this weekend. STAR 94.5 will host the event from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, at the Westside Community Center, 919 S. Persimmon Ave. in Sanford.

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  18. Steamer-trunk bars popping up at select Loews hotels in Universal Orlando ResortRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 22 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The Bellhop Bar is a special promotion coming to select Loews hotels on Universal Orlando Resort. The pop-up bar is contained in a steamer trunk.

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  19. Central Florida Veg Fest springing up Oct. 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 19 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Whether you need to feed a lifestyle or a meat-free cleanse, these Orlando restaurants make it easy to enjoy a vegan or vegetarian dish. Visit vegcf.org for a full list that also includes vegetarian-friendly restaurants, natural-food markets and farmers markets.

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  20. Pearson's Cafe in downtown Orlando closingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Pearson's Cafe will be closed on Oct. 19 after 2 years of serving sandwiches, soups, salads, and baked goods in downtown Orlando. The cafe's owners, Kim Pearson and Dan Shier, decided to shutter the restaurant in an effort to focus more on their catering business.

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