January 1, 1914 was an auspicious day for the airline industry.On that day, pioneer aviator Tony Jannus inaugurated the world’s first airline passenger service. Flying between St. Petersburg and Tampa, Jannus piloted his Benoist XIV … Continue reading →
By: Carlos Carbonell
Echo interaction Group
Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs’ fourth State of the County was held at the historic Church Street Ballroom in June. While she captivated the audience with her message of transformation, just … Continue reading →
A group of Hispanic parents are sitting or standing at the Lake Nona High School (LNHS) parking lot laughing and speaking rapidly in both Spanish and English as they await their children who had band … Continue reading →
Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs recently highlighted the efforts of members of Girl Scouts Junior Troop 967, who had requested the installation of a new traffic signal near Cypress Springs Elementary School in 2012.
“These smart … Continue reading →
The Hispanic Heritage Scholarship Fund of Metro Orlando (HHSFMO) announced today that it has been awarded a two-year, $1 million grant from Helios Education Foundation. The grant will support the establishment of a scholarship endowment … Continue reading →
New legislation means new opportunities for DACA students at Florida colleges
SANFORD, Fla. (July 31, 2014) – Until recently, a college education was out of reach for many high school students who entered the United States as … Continue reading →
As advocates for the region’s burgeoning tech community, several online and social media influencers – who also played a significant role in amplifying the digital presence of Mayor Teresa Jacobs’ 2014 State of the County … Continue reading →
The Island of Puerto Rico is located in the northeastern Caribbean, east of the Dominican Republic and west of the United States Virgin Islands, with a total geographical area of 3,515 square miles and a … Continue reading →
Backed by Canada’s Bayshore Capital, three Hispanic leaders undertake the repurposing of the old Osceola Square Mall.
Three Hispanics leaders are at the helm of Plaza del Sol, the Latin Village, an ambitious project that is … Continue reading →
OCFL News is part of Orange County’s ongoing efforts to meet the growing demand for mobile technologies and provide information that is accessible, interactive, and functional on mobile devices. We are proud that Orange County … Continue reading →