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Don’t Wait: Register to Vote Where You Live to Vote in Upcoming Elections

June 19, 2020 (Orange County, FL) — It seems like a long time from now but we know that with everything going on in our world, time flies by. It’s important that if you plan to vote in the crucial … Continue reading

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COVID-19 Testing Available for Uninsured Residents

Do you want to get tested for the COVID-19 (a.k.a. Coronavirus) but don’t think you can because you don’t have health insurance? Well, you can and at no cost at these locations. (This information was complied by the folks managing … Continue reading

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Great is Thy Faithfulness: OCN Turns 9

Happy Anniversary with WordPress.com! You registered on WordPress.com 9 years ago. Thanks for flying with us. Keep up the good blogging. Singing, “Great is thy faithfulness, Great is thy faithfulness! Morning by morning new mercies I see! All I have … Continue reading

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Election Registration Deadline: Tuesday, Feb. 18

February 6, 2020 (Orange County, FL) — It’s one thing to have emotions run all over the place, about the Impeachment of Donald John Trump and it’s another to do something about it. There are 11 Democratic candidates still in … Continue reading

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Orlando: It’s Election Day in District 6

December 3, 2019 (Orlando) – It’s Election Day in the City of Orlando. If you live in District 6, go to your polling place and vote, if you haven’t already voted early or voted by mail-in ballot. This is a … Continue reading

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Orlando: Early Voting Starts October 28

Early voting in the City of Orlando starts next Monday, October 28 and runs through the the following Saturday and Sunday. Early voting will take place at the Orange County Supervisor of Elections Office, 119 W. Kaley Street, Orlando, FL … Continue reading

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Registration Deadline October 7 for Orlando Elections

October 3, 2019 (Orlando) — With national news bombarding headlines and TV news, residents here who want to vote in next month’s city elections have to refocus on what’s happening in town: First, the deadline to register is Monday, Oct. … Continue reading

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Back to School: Sales Tax Holiday Starts Friday, Aug. 2

In addition to the numerous Back to School giveaways throughout the Orlando area where parents can get free school supplies for their children, the State of Florida kicks off its Back- to-School “Sales Tax Holiday” Aug. 2-6, Friday- Tuesday, when … Continue reading

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Local Elections Today

March 12, 2019, Orange County, FL – Don’t say you didn’t know! Mailings have gone out, candidates’ signs are on the sides of main streets and you’ve read about it here: Local elections for mayor and city commissioners are today in Ocoee, … Continue reading

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City Elections: Early Voting Now Through Friday

March 5, 2019 – Early Voting has started and will run through this Friday for city elections throughout Orange County.  Four cities in the county have elections a week from today, on Tuesday, March 12, including Ocoee and Windermere here … Continue reading

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