Press Releases

Orlando Chosen as Kickoff City for Revolution’s Rise of the Rest Tour

Orlando, Fla. – Revolution’s Rise of the Rest® tour with Revolution Chairman and CEO and AOL Co-Founder Steve Case will kickoff its eighth nationwide tour in Orlando on April 29, 2019 followed by stops at the Space Coast, Tampa, Miami and finally San Juan, Puerto Rico. With the belief that high-growth companies can start and scale […]

Orange County Mayor Jerry L. Demings Opens 18th Annual Mayor’s Job Fair

WHAT: The 18th annual Mayor’s Job Fair, hosted by the Central Florida Employment Council, will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019 at the Central Florida Fair Expo Park from 12 to 4 p.m. A pre-fair workshop will be held at 11:30 a.m. and provide tips to attendees. The event is free and open to all […]

History Center Celebrates Day Mosquito County Turned Orange

Orange County’s past boasts plenty of fascinating episodes, from cattle rustling to college football, but it’s hard to top the founding of the county itself, says the Orange County Regional History Center’s director Mike Perkins. “That’s when the land that would become Orange stopped being Mosquito County,” Perkins notes — “the only county in Florida’s […]

Calendar of Events: 2019 Inside The Courts

Orange County, Fla. – The Ninth Judicial Circuit Court of Florida, serving Orange and Osceola counties, presents Inside the Courts. A free four-night program that will show you how our judicial system really operates. What: Participants will learn about the judge’s role, the process of a case, the challenges local courts face today and what […]

Florida Department of Economic Opportunity Announces Extension for Rebuild Florida Registration

On Dec. 20, 2018, the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) announced the extension of the registration deadline for Rebuild Florida to Friday, March 29, 2019. Rebuild Florida is a long-term recovery effort to repair and rebuild the homes of Florida families that were significantly damaged or destroyed by Hurricane Irma. DEO Executive Director Cissy Proctor […]