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Orange County Fire Rescue Launches Lifesaving Apps

Orange County Fire Rescue Launches Lifesaving Apps

On Valentine’s Day during National Heart Month, Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs and Orange County Fire Rescue (OCFR) partnered with the University of Central...

Orange County Unveils Newest Inclusive Playground at Young Pine Park Grand Opening

Orange County Unveils Newest Inclusive Playground at Young Pine Park Grand Opening

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs and District 4 Commissioner Jennifer Thompson joined local residents for the grand opening of Young Pine Community Park on...

Mayor Jacobs’ Reading Initiative Celebrates Literacy Week in Orange County

Mayor Jacobs’ Reading Initiative Celebrates Literacy Week in Orange County

In conjunction with the Florida Department of Education’s Celebrate Literacy Week, Florida! initiative and to help raise awareness about the importance of reading and...

NFL Pro Bowl Welcomes 60,834 Fans to Orange County

NFL Pro Bowl Welcomes 60,834 Fans to Orange County

Orange County and Camping World Stadium hosted more than 60,800 fans for the National Football League (NFL) Pro Bowl on Jan. 30. Orange County...

Orange County’s Top 2016 Newsroom Posts

Orange County’s Top 2016 Newsroom Posts

The year 2016 was filled with healing, promise and economic opportunity for Orange County and its residents. As a result of the region’s culture...

Law Enforcement Investigation | Jan. 9, 2017

Law Enforcement Investigation | Jan. 9, 2017

It is with a very heavy heart that I extend my prayers and condolences to the family of the Orange County deputy killed earlier...

Orange County Hosts Annual Florida Association of Counties Legislative Conference

Orange County Hosts Annual Florida Association of Counties Legislative Conference

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs welcomed county commissioners from across the state to the 2016-2017 Florida Association of Counties (FAC) Legislative Conference at the...

Oath of Office Ceremony for Orange County District 1, 3 and 5  Held at Convention Center

Oath of Office Ceremony for Orange County District 1, 3 and 5 Held at Convention Center

More than 400 citizens gathered at the Orange County Convention Center on Dec. 6 for the Orange County Oath of Office Ceremony. Orange County...

Orange County Recognizes Central Florida Workplace Challenge

Orange County Recognizes Central Florida Workplace Challenge

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs and the Board of County Commissioners (BCC) on Nov. 15 recognized winners of the Central Florida Workplace Challenge, a...