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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Jeff Dunham coming to Lubbock Municipal Auditorium on Friday, Nov. 3KY^ 4/20 Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, TN^ 4/21 Colonial Life Arena in Colu
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 6 hours ago
KY^ 4/20 Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, TN^ 4/21 Colonial Life Arena in Columbia, SC^ 4/22 Silver Spurs Arena in Kissimmee, FL^ 4/26 Germain Arena in Estero, FL^^ 4/27 Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, FL ^^ 4/28 BB&T Center in... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Robert Utsey joins new office of Coastal Construction GroupInterstate 4 construction contract (Ultimate I-4), and a lead role on building
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 hours ago
Interstate 4 construction contract (Ultimate I-4), and a lead role on building the high-tech BRIDG research center near Kissimmee. Utsey, a University of Florida grad, had been a senior vice president at Skanska USA. Coastal, founded in 1988,... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
News of Record for Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017disorderly conduct; Thomas L. Lewis, 53, Daytona Beach, burglary of an unoccupi
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 14 hours ago
disorderly conduct; Thomas L. Lewis, 53, Daytona Beach, burglary of an unoccupied dwelling; Richard L. Patrick, 51, Kissimmee, burglary of a structure or conveyance, possession of paraphernalia; Jonathan M. Norton, 27, Ormond Beach, burglary... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Pence to headline Orlando GOP eventus to victory in 2018!” Pence was most recently in Central Florida on Oct. 5,
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
us to victory in 2018!” Pence was most recently in Central Florida on Oct. 5, when he visited Iglesia de Dios in Kissimmee to talk about the administration’s response to Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico. He then helped load supplies into... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Drs. Oz & Roizen: A little help for chronic pain; managing depression during cancer treatmentcan do my job on that kind of medication, and I really don’t want to face an op
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted yesterday
can do my job on that kind of medication, and I really don’t want to face an opioid addiction. What can I do? — Jessica B., Kissimmee, Florida Insurance companies are a bureaucratic nightmare these days, but usually in the end, if you jump through... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Airbnb announces plans to build a 324-unit apartment building near Walt Disney World ResortsThe short-term rental startup announced on Thursday plans to build a 324-unit a
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 2 days ago
The short-term rental startup announced on Thursday plans to build a 324-unit apartment building in Kissimmee, Florida -- located near Walt Disney World Resorts. Airbnb wants to prove it can be a landlord-friendly service. The short-term rental... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Airbnb to create large apartment complex in Floridahotel industry. Under the brand "Niido Powered by Airbnb," the first complex i
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 3 days ago
hotel industry. Under the brand "Niido Powered by Airbnb," the first complex in this project is a 324-unit building in Kissimmee, Florida. The apartments there will feature amenities like keyless entry systems, which make it easy for a tenant... Read more
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Times Leader
Man with Luzerne County links allegedly killed by roommate in FloridaKISSIMMEE, Fla. — A man with ties to Luzerne County was allegedly killed by his
Times Leader / Posted 4 days ago
KISSIMMEE, Fla. — A man with ties to Luzerne County was allegedly killed by his roommate in Florida this week, according to media reports. Nick Corvino, 30, was shot 13 times while he was sleeping in bed, police told the Orlando Sentinel. Corvino... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Hurricane Irma bursts I-4 pond; flooded homeowners want answersis any other reason other than the breach,” Constantine said. “Just drive down
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
is any other reason other than the breach,” Constantine said. “Just drive down I-4 and you can see it.” At one point, Kissimmee Mayor Jose Alvarez asked “who put that retention pond in?” One of several DOT representatives answered: “I... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Manslaughter charge downgraded against woman accused in infant's fentanyl overdoseA Kissimmee woman whose 3-month-old baby died of a fentanyl overdose in 2016 is
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
A Kissimmee woman whose 3-month-old baby died of a fentanyl overdose in 2016 is now charged with child neglect causing great bodily harm — not manslaughter — on which she was initially booked. The deadly dose of the opioid, about five times the... Read more
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Mashable
Airbnb is opening its very own apartment building (that sounds a lot like a hotel)home-rental company is working in partnership with a property developer on a br
Mashable / Posted 4 days ago
home-rental company is working in partnership with a property developer on a branded 300-unit rental complex in Kissimmee, Florida that will bear a new name: "Niido powered by Airbnb." The apartment building will come with extra services... Read more
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News 8000
Airbnb-branded apartments to open near Walt Disney WorldThe short-term rental startup announced on Thursday plans to build a 324-unit a
News 8000 / Posted 4 days ago
The short-term rental startup announced on Thursday plans to build a 324-unit apartment building in Kissimmee, Florida -- located near Walt Disney World Resorts. The short-term rental startup announced on Thursday plans to build a 324-unit apartment... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Airbnb-branded apartments to open near Walt Disney WorldThe short-term rental startup announced on Thursday plans to build a 324-unit a
KECI Missoula / Posted 4 days ago
The short-term rental startup announced on Thursday plans to build a 324-unit apartment building in Kissimmee, Florida -- located near Walt Disney World Resorts. The short-term rental startup announced on Thursday plans to build a 324-unit apartment... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Airbnb-branded apartments to open near Walt Disney WorldThe short-term rental startup announced on Thursday plans to build a 324-unit a
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
The short-term rental startup announced on Thursday plans to build a 324-unit apartment building in Kissimmee, Florida -- located near Walt Disney World Resorts. The short-term rental startup announced on Thursday plans to build a 324-unit apartment... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Airbnb-branded apartments to open near Walt Disney WorldThe short-term rental startup announced on Thursday plans to build a 324-unit a
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 4 days ago
The short-term rental startup announced on Thursday plans to build a 324-unit apartment building in Kissimmee, Florida -- located near Walt Disney World Resorts. The short-term rental startup announced on Thursday plans to build a 324-unit apartment... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Airbnb-branded apartments to open near Walt Disney WorldThe short-term rental startup announced on Thursday plans to build a 324-unit a
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 4 days ago
The short-term rental startup announced on Thursday plans to build a 324-unit apartment building in Kissimmee, Florida -- located near Walt Disney World Resorts. The short-term rental startup announced on Thursday plans to build a 324-unit apartment... Read more
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Fortune
New Florida Apartment Complex Is Designed for Airbnb Rentalspartner is the Miami-based Newgard Development Group, with which Airbnb will be
Fortune / Posted 4 days ago
partner is the Miami-based Newgard Development Group, with which Airbnb will be working on a 324-unit apartment complex in Kissimmee, Florida. It will bear the name, “Niido Powered by Airbnb.” While Airbnb rentals often provide an annoyance for... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
No. 1 Osceola shuts out Gatewayas if he knew Gateway’s game plan, getting five tackles for loss Thursday to he
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
as if he knew Gateway’s game plan, getting five tackles for loss Thursday to help the top-ranked Kowboys run away from Kissimmee rival Gateway in the second half to win 31-0. Osceola, 6-0 and No. 1 in the Sentinel Super 16 football rankings... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Business News Roundup, Oct. 13reveal exactly where the 324-unit building is but said it’s in Osceola County a
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
reveal exactly where the 324-unit building is but said it’s in Osceola County and a few minutes from the theme parks in the Kissimmee area, south of Orlando. He said he expects it to open early next year. Osceola officials said they didn’t know... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Airbnb to Build Apartment Building Near Walt Disney World Where Tenants Can Rent Out Their Unitsservice. The short-term rental startup announced on Thursday plans to build a
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 5 days ago
service. The short-term rental startup announced on Thursday plans to build a 324-unit apartment building in Kissimmee, Florida — located near Walt Disney World Resorts. A screen showing the logo for lodging service Airbnb is seen on... Read more
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Metro Silicon Valley
The Florida Projectseemingly been released under its working title. Director Sean Baker's subject
Metro Silicon Valley / Posted 5 days ago
seemingly been released under its working title. Director Sean Baker's subject is the adventures of a passel of kids in Kissimmee, not so far from the expensive gates of Disney World, a minimum wage, subtropical holiday land. Baker positively... Read more
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Eagle Bulletin
Boys Lakers run at Disney, finish league slateDisney Cross Country Classic. For the Lakers, its race was held Oct. 6 at the
Eagle Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
Disney Cross Country Classic. For the Lakers, its race was held Oct. 6 at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex located in Kissimmee. The invitational featured teams from around the country, as far away as Anchorage, Alaska. There were 17 races... Read more
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CNET
Airbnb gets into the apartment gamesaid Thursday that it's partnering with Newgard Development Group to allow for
CNET / Posted 5 days ago
said Thursday that it's partnering with Newgard Development Group to allow for short-term rentals in a 324-unit building in Kissimmee, Florida. Tenants who live in this building can freely put their apartments on Airbnb for up to 180 days per year.... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Florida GOP community mourns man slain in Osceola Countyhis roommate on Monday. Corvino, who also worked on President Donald Trump’s c
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
his roommate on Monday. Corvino, who also worked on President Donald Trump’s campaign, was found dead in an apartment near Kissimmee around 11:15 a.m. Tuesday. His roommate, Scott D. Waddell, 45, is now facing a first-degree murder... Read more
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Jackson County Pilot
Jackson County Pilotin Georgia, they were forced to wait an entire day for the storm to finish its
Jackson County Pilot / Posted 6 days ago
in Georgia, they were forced to wait an entire day for the storm to finish its assault on Florida so they could proceed to Kissimmee, Fla. The crew left Minnesota on Saturday, Sept. 9, and had their first day of work the following Tuesday. Once... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Bobby Olszewski wins state House 44 special electionjudge earlier this year. Olszewski had been outspent in the August Republican
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
judge earlier this year. Olszewski had been outspent in the August Republican primary by John Newstreet, president of the Kissimmee/Osceola Chamber of Commerce, but won a slim victory to move on to face the Democratic candidate in the general... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Young People's Concerts marks a millionth-student milestonecharter-school students, pupils from some Seminole County schools and fifth-gra
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
charter-school students, pupils from some Seminole County schools and fifth-graders from the Osceola School for the Arts in Kissimmee. For the first time in a decade, Volusia County fifth graders will also participate, thanks to support from the... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Puerto Rico: Osceola County population increaseKISSIMMEE, Fla. - Osceola County officials will meet with federal and state off
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 7 days ago
KISSIMMEE, Fla. - Osceola County officials will meet with federal and state officials Tuesday afternoon to discuss the expected influx of residents to the region from the hurricane-ravaged island of Puerto Rico. Adelia Torres moved to Kissimmee to... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Tributes to Confederate and Union troops in the same Florida park reflect an ongoing war over the monuments46,000 people is more than 60 percent white, 29 percent Hispanic or Latino, and
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 days ago
46,000 people is more than 60 percent white, 29 percent Hispanic or Latino, and 7 percent black. Eady, who was elected Kissimmee city commissioner last year, said she feels like a referee, stuck between two groups with vastly different... Read more
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Washington Post
New Confederate monuments are still being built across the country — even in Union states46,000 people is more than 60 percent white, 29 percent Hispanic or Latino, and
Washington Post / Posted 8 days ago
46,000 people is more than 60 percent white, 29 percent Hispanic or Latino, and 7 percent black. Eady, who was elected Kissimmee city commissioner last year, said she feels like a referee, stuck between two groups with vastly different... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Central Florida galleries celebrate Hispanic heritageand each other,” said the Puerto Rico native whose work is part of an exhibit o
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
and each other,” said the Puerto Rico native whose work is part of an exhibit of 49 Hispanic artists at Osceola Arts in Kissimmee. “For me, it is a way to transport myself mentally to my island that I miss so much.” Osceola Arts is also hosting... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Sports on TV, what's happening locally for Monday, Oct. 9Kennel Club, 1:05 p.m. PREP BOYS GOLF 5-star Conference at Victoria Hills, al
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
Kennel Club, 1:05 p.m. PREP BOYS GOLF 5-star Conference at Victoria Hills, all day PREP FOOTBALL Halifax Academy at Kissimmee Avant Garde, 5 p.m. PREP GIRLS GOLF DeLand at FPC, TBA PREP VOLLEYBALL Warner Christian at Father Lopez, 6... Read more
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The Daily Commercial
MDCA tournament honors memory of coach's sonto play include Wildwood, Eustis, Mount Dora, Maitland Orangewood Christian, Wi
The Daily Commercial / Posted 9 days ago
to play include Wildwood, Eustis, Mount Dora, Maitland Orangewood Christian, Winter Park Trinity Prep, Ocoee Legacy, Kissimmee Gateway, Daytona Beach Father Lopez and Orlando First Academy. Over the years, Father Lopez and First Academy have... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Altamonte Springs forms its own utility as it moves toward renewable energyto form its own utility after voters, by a 69-to-31 percent margin in a citywid
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
to form its own utility after voters, by a 69-to-31 percent margin in a citywide referendum, approved the split. Orlando, Kissimmee, Leesburg and Mount Dora also have city-run utilities. Angela DeMonbreun, program director for Solar United... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Florida State kicker Ricky Aguayo on a roll after bumpy startto cross midfield once during the entire first half against FSU.Becker breaks i
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
to cross midfield once during the entire first half against FSU.Becker breaks in Sophomore cornerback Carlos Becker III, a Kissimmee Osceola alum, broke into FSU’s defensive rotation against the Hurricanes after missing the first three games of the... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Deltona readies for influx of evacuees from Puerto Riconeeded wheelchairs, she said. The couple, however, had to leave behind their tw
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
needed wheelchairs, she said. The couple, however, had to leave behind their two adult daughters. She was grateful to be in Kissimmee, even as she struggles to find housing. They are staying with a friend in the meantime. “How do I get the support... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Friday's ScoresChristian 42, Merritt Island Christian 0 Key West 38, Westminster Christian 7
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
Christian 42, Merritt Island Christian 0 Key West 38, Westminster Christian 7 King's Academy 35, Pine Crest 21 Kissimmee Osceola 35, Jesuit 0 Lake Mary 57, Winter Springs 13 Lake Mary Prep 49, Central Florida Christian 14 Lakeland... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Video from suspect's phone shows confrontation before Kissimmee cops killedA chilling video released Friday of a man accused of killing two Kissimmee Poli
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
A chilling video released Friday of a man accused of killing two Kissimmee Police officers in August shows part of his interaction with one of the victims before the deadly shootings. Everett Glenn Miller, 46, is accused of shooting Kissimmee Police... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Puerto Rican influx, Trump response could have a big impact on Florida electionsRicans’ votes should not be taken for granted. “Both parties have their work c
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
Ricans’ votes should not be taken for granted. “Both parties have their work cut out for them,” said John Quinones of Kissimmee, a Republican and the first person of Puerto Rican ancestry elected to the Florida House in 2002. “The reality is,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
'Florida Project': Young local actresses mesmerize in film opening Thursday at Enziannot lie. I do not act cool about it. I just tell the truth,” she said. The chi
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
not lie. I do not act cool about it. I just tell the truth,” she said. The child actors, including Christopher Rivera of Kissimmee who plays Scooty, had to learn their lines, then they could improvise, Bergoch said. “It was a 102-page script,... Read more
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Philly.com
In Florida, Puerto Ricans are surging political force – and outraged by Trump's response to MariaVice President Mike Pence arrived here Thursday, addressing the Puerto Rican co
Philly.com / Posted 11 days ago
Vice President Mike Pence arrived here Thursday, addressing the Puerto Rican community at a church, Iglesia de Dios, in Kissimmee. Pence was scheduled to visit Puerto Rico on Friday. But it is Trump who has dominated all political conversations... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Kissimmee officers: Video exchange with killerKISSIMMEE, Fla. - WFTV Channel 9 Eyewitness News has obtained video of an excha
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 11 days ago
KISSIMMEE, Fla. - WFTV Channel 9 Eyewitness News has obtained video of an exchange between a Kissimmee police and the man accused of killing him. Officer Matthew Baxter and Sgt. Sam Howard were shot and killed in Aug. 18 by accused gunman Everett... Read more
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/Film
Interview: The Florida Project Director Sean Baker[Chris Bergoch], he knows Disney inside and out, he has a deep love for Disney.
/Film / Posted 11 days ago
[Chris Bergoch], he knows Disney inside and out, he has a deep love for Disney. His mother actually lives down in the Kissimmee-Orlando area, and he was the one who came up with the title as well. Although this is obviously a national... Read more
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NBC Chicago
FEMA Updates on Puerto Rico's Recoverylater joined the vice president at a meeting with volunteers and congregants at
NBC Chicago / Posted 11 days ago
later joined the vice president at a meeting with volunteers and congregants at a church in a Puerto Rican neighborhood in Kissimmee. Pence praised the church's efforts to fill 15 trucks with supplies and send 150 generators to the island. "Puerto... Read more
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NBC Washington
FEMA Updates on Puerto Rico's Recoverylater joined the vice president at a meeting with volunteers and congregants at
NBC Washington / Posted 11 days ago
later joined the vice president at a meeting with volunteers and congregants at a church in a Puerto Rican neighborhood in Kissimmee. Pence praised the church's efforts to fill 15 trucks with supplies and send 150 generators to the island. "Puerto... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
FEMA Updates on Puerto Rico's Recoverylater joined the vice president at a meeting with volunteers and congregants at
NBC Bay Area / Posted 11 days ago
later joined the vice president at a meeting with volunteers and congregants at a church in a Puerto Rican neighborhood in Kissimmee. Pence praised the church's efforts to fill 15 trucks with supplies and send 150 generators to the island. "Puerto... Read more
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NBC San Diego
FEMA Updates on Puerto Rico's Recoverylater joined the vice president at a meeting with volunteers and congregants at
NBC San Diego / Posted 11 days ago
later joined the vice president at a meeting with volunteers and congregants at a church in a Puerto Rican neighborhood in Kissimmee. Pence praised the church's efforts to fill 15 trucks with supplies and send 150 generators to the island. "Puerto... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Osceola County touts NeoCity as possible Amazon homebid on an Amazon headquarters,” said Fisher. NeoCity is the 500-acre high-tech
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
bid on an Amazon headquarters,” said Fisher. NeoCity is the 500-acre high-tech development — formerly Judge Farms near Kissimmee — anchored by BRIDG, a microelectronics research center. It will also be home to a new technology magnet school... Read more
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Daily Mail
Elon Musk says Tesla can solve Puerto Rico's electricity woesPresident Mike Pence hands off a bundle of bath tissue as he helps load a conta
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
President Mike Pence hands off a bundle of bath tissue as he helps load a container of supplies bound for Puerto Rico in Kissimmee, Florida on Thursday Emma Perez, 9, left, and Summer Munoz,7, hand vice president Mike Pence a case of bottled... Read more
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The Columbian
Vice President to survey damage in U.S. territorieslater joined the vice president at a meeting with volunteers and congregants at
The Columbian / Posted 12 days ago
later joined the vice president at a meeting with volunteers and congregants at a church in a Puerto Rican neighborhood in Kissimmee. Pence praised the church’s efforts to fill 15 trucks with supplies and send 150 generators to the island. “Puerto... Read more
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