Category Archives: Election Connection

Voter Registration Deadline Approaching for Elections

Registration underway for Primary Election in August July 13, 2018 (Orlando) – Voters have a couple more weeks to register if they want to vote in the August 28 Primary Election. The deadline is Monday, July 30. That’s the same … Continue reading

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Will Voters in Central Florida Cities Get Out and Vote on Tuesday, March 13?

Most of you will read this on the day of  your local general elections and say something like, “Oh yeah, now I remember!” If you live within the city limits of Apopka, Belle Isle, Ocoee or Winter Park and you are … Continue reading

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Hello Mayor: Voting Underway in Local Cities

It’s election season! Yes! Right now, people are voting – whether early, by absentee ballot or at their polling place, in cities throughout Orange County. In Eatonville today, Saturday, March 3, voters will decide whether to keep Eddie Cole as … Continue reading

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City of Orlando Nov. 7 Election

November 1, 2017, Orlando — City of Orlando residents: It’s your turn. You get to vote for your commissioner if you’re in District 1, 3 or 5 during the upcoming election on Tuesday, Nov. 7.  If you are registered to vote, … Continue reading

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General Election 2016: You Choose But Here Are My Recommendations

Orlando — As promised and within the final hour of the 2016 General Election, I am posting my recommendations for some KEY races in today’s historic election. Why? First, I know that some of you all waited until the last … Continue reading

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Registration Deadline Monday, August 1 for Primary Elections

July 25 Update (Orlando) – Are you ready to vote? The last day to register is 5 p.m. on Monday, August 1 for the August 30 Primary Election. (I can hear some of you all thinking and/or saying: the Primary … Continue reading

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Opportunity For Fresh Start: Restoration of Rights Workshop on July 16

Trying to make a change for the better after serving time? One way to do that is to have your rights restored and then register to vote or improve your chances of starting a business or getting a job. (Sidenote: … Continue reading

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Election Connection: Run-Off Election for Apopka, Time to Register for Fall Elections

One of our goals here at Orlando Community News is to keep our readers abreast of what’s going on during the election season. In Central Florida, there are elections throughout the year  – early (many city elections), summertime (many primaries, county … Continue reading

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Early Voting Starts – Presidential Primaries

Orange County registered voters can now go vote early for the person they prefer within their party to be the next President of the United States. Early voting started today, Tuesday, Feb. 29, for the Presidential Preference Primary Election and will … Continue reading

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Election Season Here: Register and Get Ready…Vote in Every Election

You see the signs. People’s names on signs planted in soil on the side of road – one after the other. Throughout Central Florida. People’s names on billboards, along with their faces and the public offices they want. You have … Continue reading

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