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Schwalbach seeks seat on Orange County School Board

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 1, 2018

Running for Orange County School Board District 7 is Eric Schwalbach.

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Maintaining a home inventory can expedite insurance claims

By Marian Johns | Sep 3, 2018

In today's high-tech, social media world, everyone is taking videos and snapping photos. But in addition to all of those selfies, you may want to think about capturing some of your belongings on camera as part of a home inventory.

From Ocoee Today
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Promptness can be key when filing a homeowners insurance claim

By Marian Johns | Sep 3, 2018

Homeowners should have an idea about what their policy states, especially regarding how long they have to file a claim after an incident and whether it will affect their insurance rates.

Floridians pay a high price when it comes to homeowners insurance

By Marian Johns | Sep 3, 2018

According to insurance expert Kevin Turner, the reason Floridians pay more basically comes down to one word -- hurricanes.

Business

West Orange Chamber invites you to Lead and Feed

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 3, 2018

The event will be on Sept. 13 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Roy's Restaurant.

Education

OCOEE MIDDLE SCHOOL: Parents and Guardians

By Press release submission | Sep 5, 2018

If you would like to receive text messages from OMS, please see the attached flyer.

Education

OCOEE HIGH SCHOOL: Fresh Market

By Press release submission | Sep 5, 2018

Thank you to Second Harvest Food Bank, our Peer Mediators and our Ag students for their support.

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OPINION: How mobile AC credits protect the environment and business from China

By Christopher Smithmyer | Sep 5, 2018

One of the ways the United States responds to China’s flouting of global trade norms is by creating regulations to ensure that China maintains certain standards when operating within the United States. It’s a consideration that the Trump administration should keep in mind as it continues its review of Obama-era regulations on auto emissions.

OCOEE COMMUNITY REDEVELOPMENT AGENCY: Planning & Zoning Meeting

By Press release submission | Sep 6, 2018

This commission meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 6:30 P.M.

WEST OAKS BRANCH LIBRARY: Community Yoga

By Press release submission | Sep 6, 2018

Join us for an all-levels FREE yoga class!

HEALTH CENTRAL HOSPITAL: Tips For Breastfeeding Success

By Press release submission | Sep 6, 2018

It’s true that breastfeeding is the most natural way to feed your baby—but being natural doesn’t mean it’s always easy.

Education

Gotha Middle School principal excited for new year

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 8, 2018

Monica Emery, principal of Gotha Middle School, will be fulfilling her responsibilities for the first full year in the 2018-2019 school year.

From Ocoee Today
Business

Age, condition of a home will affect your insurance rates

By Marian Johns | Sep 10, 2018

While the age of a home is a factor when it comes to homeowners insurance, most insurance companies also take into account the condition of your home, explains Kin Insurance's director of insurance product management Kevin Turner.

From Apopka Times
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Replacement cost can vary from cash value in homeowners claims

By Marian Johns | Sep 10, 2018

However, understanding the terms "actual cash value" and "replacement cost value" when it comes to your insurance, can be a huge factor in deciding what type of homeowners coverage you need.

Windows play a critical role in reducing a home's storm damage

By Marian Johns | Sep 10, 2018

The average homeowner might not pay much attention to the windows in their home, but homeowners in Florida should especially understand that windows play a crucial role when it comes to your home withstanding impact from hurricanes and other wind storms.

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