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  1. Roberto Huertas-Rivera, 70, is missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | ABC Action News

    ... to the Polk County Sheriff's Office. He was last seen Sunday afternoon at home at 1921 Drum Dr. in Kissimmee (Poinciana area). Huertas-Rivera is 5'06", 130 lbs, brown eyes, grey hair bald on top, and a full white beard. He was last seen wearing a ...

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  2. Wallace, Myna LynRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Lakeland Ledger

    MYNA LYN WALLACE, 63 KISSIMMEE - Myna Lyn Wallace died 3/15/15. Visit: Sat. 1-2 pm. Svc. to follow at 2pm at Poinciana Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witness, Kissimmee. Holmes F.D. Bookmark this memorial on Facebook with the My Memorials application. My ...

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  3. David Winograd David's Voice LLCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Voices

    I've produced audiobooks and a variety of other work from my broadcast studio in Poinciana, Florida. With a doctorate in e-learning and years of professionally reviewing Mobile Apps, I can assist with and write content as well as provide a versatile, conversational and trustworthy voice.

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  4. Ralph and Patricia PrestaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Erie Times News

    Ralph and Patricia Presta, of Poinciana, Fla., celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Feb. 21 with their son and daughter-in-law, Michael and Regina Presta; son, Vincent, and his recently married daughter, Rebecca, and her husband, Nick, and son, Liam; along with many friends and neighbors. They married in Kansas City, Mo., when Ralph was stationed at Grandview Air Force Base.

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  5. Truck driver urged 15-year-old girl to 'come here,' Osceola deputies sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... A search continues today for a stranger who urged a 15-year-old girl to get into his pickup truck Tuesday in Poinciana. The man told the girl four times to "come here'' after she got off her school bus at 3 p.m. near Monterey Road and Brentford ...

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  6. Composite sketch released of man who tried to lure teen into truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | WFTV Orlando

    Osceola County deputies said they are searching for a man who tried to lure a 15-year-old girl into his truck. Investigators said the girl was getting off the school bus near Monterey Road and Brentford Court in Poinciana on Tuesday afternoon when the driver pulled up next to her in a beige truck.

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  7. Deputies: Man tried to lure teen into truck in Osceola CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | WFTV Orlando

    Investigators have released a sketch of the man they said drove up to the victim near Monterey Road and Brentford Court in Poinciana. The teenager told deputies that the man told her to "come here" several times and followed her as she walked down the sidewalk.

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  8. Driver tried to lure teen girl getting off school bus, Osceola cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Click Orlando

    Authorities are investigating after a 15-year-old girl says a driver tried to lure her over to his truck, deputies said. The Osceola County Sheriff's Office said the suspicious incident happened Tuesday afternoon in the area of Monterey Road and Brentford Court in Poinciana.

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  9. Burns, William D.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The Marion Star

    William D. Burns POINCIANA, FL: William D. Burns, age 88, of Poinciana, FL. and a former longtime Fulton, OH.

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  10. Osceola takes easy way with tax hike: My WordRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... disproportionally hurt lower-income families. People with longer commutes, such as from Arrington's district of Poinciana, will carry even more of the tax burden. I expressed my opinion at the board meeting about the negative effect on local ...

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  11. Valencia student rides bus for 2 hours to get to schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Alex Castro gets up before dawn to ride three buses from her home in Poinciana to her classes at Valencia College Osceola campus. Alex Castro gets up before dawn to ride three buses from her home in Poinciana to her classes at Valencia College Osceola campus.

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  12. SunRail expansion to DeLand could be delayedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | DeLand-Deltona Beacon News

    ... to be a 61.5-mile commuter rail system running from DeLand on the north and heading south through Orlando to Poinciana in Osceola County. The initial phase, from DeBary to Sand Lake Road in south Orlando, began operation May 1. SunRail is financed ...

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  13. $17k sundae shatters recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | Southland Times

    ... d Records website says the previous world record for the longest icecream was held by a village called Solivita in Poinciana, Florida, United States. The record-breaking sundae was created on November 9, 2014, and measured 540.15 metres.

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  14. SunRail expansion pushed back to summer 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... for the train, especially the Osceola leg that would have stops near the Tupperware campus, downtown Kissimmee and Poinciana. But, Downs said, getting money for DeLand could prove more difficult, though not impossible. SunRail needs $91 million for ...

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  15. Orlando attorney blasts 'real time' traffic camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Click Orlando

    ... in Osceola County last month his attorney, Ken McKenna, was sure the five cameras set up at the intersection of Poinciana and Oren Brown would offer a glimpse at what happened. Andrew Sullivan, Osceola County's public information coordinator, left a ...

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  16. FL: SunRail Expansion Could Be in TroubleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | Mass Transit

    Feb. 04--SunRail's planned expansion south to Poinciana in Osceola County and north to DeLand in Volusia County by 2016 could be in peril. President Barack Obama's budget, released Monday, does not include money for the expansion, and the commuter train still lags by 15 percent on its first-year goal of 4,300 passengers a day, even though ridership has spiked with the addition of a night run.

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  17. Adams Homes wins in Orlando Parade of HomesRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | PR Log

    The company celebrated victory for their model home, The Adams Homes 1,835 in Poinciana Orlando homebuilder that offers new homes for sale in Poinciana with homesites available in both Polk County and Osceola County. The Association of Poinciana Villages is located southwest of Kissimmee and less than 15 miles from Haines City with quick commutes to Orlando .

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  18. Info sought on school vandalism, golf cart theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Polk County Sheriff's detectives are seeking information about the theft of a golf cart from Laurel Elementary School in Poinciana and vandalism. Info sought on school vandalism, golf cart theft Polk County Sheriff's detectives are seeking information about the theft of a golf cart from Laurel Elementary School in Poinciana and vandalism.

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  19. 3 alleged gangsters accused in Poinciana murder attemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Three alleged gang members - two teens and adult - have been accused of attempted murder in a shooting at a Poinciana home that left a man in critical condition. The adult, 27-year-old felon Kenneth Patrick White, Jr., is wanted on a warrant for attempted murder and other crimes stemming from Tuesday's attack in the 700 block of Lucaya Drive, the Osceola County Sheriff's Office said today.

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  20. Man in critical condition after shooting at Poinciana homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A man was listed in critical condition after he was shot early Tuesday morning in a Poinciana home, according to the Osceola County Sheriff's Office. People inside the home in the 700 block of Lucaya Drive told deputies they heard multiple shots fired near the front door, around 6:30 a.m. He was taken to Orlando Regional Medical Center.

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