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Amazon Expands with New Fulfillment Center in Orlando, Creating 1,500 New Full-Time Jobs

Amazon Expands with New Fulfillment Center in Orlando, Creating 1,500 New Full-Time Jobs

SEATTLE – Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) today announced plans to open a new fulfillment center in Orlando, Fla. When the site opens...

Orange County Welcomes Orlando City Soccer Club Lions to Their New Home

Orange County Welcomes Orlando City Soccer Club Lions to Their New Home

Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs joined the City of Orlando, Parramore Advisory Board, Orlando City Soccer Club (OCSC) as well as partners and fans...

Orlando Health Level One Trauma Team and Orange County Announce “Stop the Bleed”

Orlando Health Level One Trauma Team and Orange County Announce “Stop the Bleed”

Orlando Health Level One Trauma Team and Orange County Government jointly announced the local launch of “Stop the Bleed,” a national training model proven...

Mayor Jacobs’ Sustainability Awards Recognizes Aquaponics STEM Learning Project at Wekiva High School

Mayor Jacobs’ Sustainability Awards Recognizes Aquaponics STEM Learning Project at Wekiva High School

For the first time since the launch of Orange County’s sustainability plan, “Our Home for Life,” the Orange County Sustainable Development Awards were presented...

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...