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Orlando, Florida is located in Orange County. Zip codes in Orlando, FL include 32897, 32856, and 32830. The median home price in Orlando is $154,900 which is roughly $99/per square foot. More Orlando information.

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9 min ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers

An Orlando infant survives after being left in hot minivan

A 2-month old baby is recovering after being left for about an hour inside a hot minivan parked outside a doctor's office in Florida.

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1 hr ago | Orlando Weekly

Rick Scott's latest round of scandals

"Here's my experience in business. If you enter into a project where it's not a good transaction for the other side, it always comes back to be a problem for you.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Orlando Weekly

Best New Band to Rep Orlando Hard

ButterQueen guitarist-vocalist Phil Longo has been a fixture of Orlando music as part of much-loved bands like Country Slashers and Basements of Florida, so it comes as no surprise that his newest project references familiar settings on songs like "Dinner at Wally's" and "U.F.Pho88."

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Orlando Weekly

Best Music Star Crushing on Orlando

With four DJ dates, Questlove graced Orlando plenty this year, but those nights were the fortunate windfall of bigger scheduling coincidences.

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Orlando Weekly

Drinking, Nightlife and Parties

Lifestyles: Elements of Hip Hop More than 40 musicians, artists, designers and more champion the hip-hop lifestyle.

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The Orlando Sentinel

Days after indictment, some details unclear in case against Orlando officer

Days after an Orlando police officer was indicted in a February shooting in an Orlando parking garage, officials have not revealed why he is facing charges and why other officers who opened fire will not.

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RollingStone

Ruff Flyers: DMX Screams on Orlando Sling Shot Ride

That's how Ruff Ryders. . . whoa! DMX might be one of the most intimidating hip-hop artists on the planet, but he's not immune to the terror of a wild amusement park ride.

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WFTV Orlando

9 Investigates hiring of Orlando mayor's former campaign manager

Craig Borkon was mayor Buddy Dyer's campaign manager, but now has a $69,000 a year job as the venues assistant to the director for the city of Orlando.

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The Orlando Sentinel

Orlando Philharmonic's Sounds of Summer boosts attendance at Plaza Live

Moving its Sounds of Summer Series to the Plaza Live is paying off for the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra - and classical-music fans, who have an easier time getting seats for the concerts.

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The Orlando Sentinel

Orlando buys back land at more than twice the price

Orlando city commissioners agreed Monday to buy back a piece of property the city once owned in Parramore for $2 million.

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Canadian Business Magazine

Crayon-maker Crayola to open family attraction in Orlando, Florida, its 2nd such venue

The company said Tuesday that Crayola Experience Orlando will open next summer at The Florida Mall.

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Business Journal

Confirmed: Crayola expanding interactive attraction to Orlando

A new interactive experience with art supplies, colors and more is coming to The Florida Mall.

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Business Journal

Plans surface for a small Hyatt hotel in downtown Orlando

A Hyatt brand hotel could be coming to the downtown Orlando area. Project plans surfaced about building a 205-room Hyatt Place on the corner of South street and Garland Avenue, reports the Orlando Sentinel.

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The Orlando Sentinel

Nonprofits offer free school physicals to kids in need

Shepherd's Hope , a faith-based nonprofit, is teaming with Nemours to offer back-to-school physicals for eligible uninsured kids.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

CBS Local

Floridians All Fired Up For Legal Medical Marijuana

The poll found that 88 percent of Florida voters approve of medical marijuana, including 83 percent of voters age 65 and older and 95 percent of those between 18 and 29. The support also crosses party lines, the poll by Quinnipiac University found.

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Click Orlando

Oak tree topples onto house

THESE UNIFORMS WON'T WORK AND WHAT THEY WANT THE DISTRICT TO DO INSTEAD. A HUGE OAK TREE IS ON ITS SIDE.

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Business Journal

Exclusive: Pharmacy, more targeted for downtown Orlando's former Valencia building

The new owners of the former downtown Valencia College administrative building have several ideas on how to re-imagine the historic Orlando mid-rise.

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Business Journal

Orlando posts largest decrease in violent crime rate in new WalletHub study

Orlando experienced the largest decrease in its violent crime rate in a new study by WalletHub called 2014's Most & Least Recession-Recovered Cities.

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Business Journal

Megabus expanding service to/from Orlando and Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood

Megabus announced Monday it is expanding service to and from Orlando to Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood beginning Aug. 7. The service includes seven daily arrivals and departures.

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Business Journal

Carolina Mattress Guild sells Orlando facility

Thomasville, N.C.-based Carolina Mattress Guild has sold its Orlando manufacturing plant to one of its largest retail customers, Florida-based chain Mattress1One.

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