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Seminole High School Health Academy Media Opportunity

By Jennnifer Johnson | October 14, 2019 | 29 Comments

Treating Hip and Knee Pain with Robotic Technology

By Jennnifer Johnson | October 9, 2019 | 2 Comments

4 College Application Tips for Your High Schooler

By Jennnifer Johnson | October 9, 2019 | 28 Comments

As students near the end of their high school journey, they’re likely thinking about the next chapter. But before college can begin, students must first apply (and be accepted) into their favorite schools. With stiff competition for select spots, it’s important that high schoolers start planning for the application process early. Here are a few…

Seminole County Sheriff’s Office to host Opioid Community Forum at Seminole State College

By Jennnifer Johnson | October 2, 2019 | 3 Comments

Last year, 82 people died in Seminole County because they overdosed on opioids. We need YOUR help to lower that number in 2019 and beyond. We are in the midst of a national crisis that is affecting us here in Seminole County. We are taking steps and becoming the leader on treatment, recovery, and education.…


By Jennnifer Johnson | September 30, 2019 | 1 Comment

SANFORD, Fla. (Sept. 23, 2019) – Central Florida Regional Hospital, an affiliate of HCA Healthcare’s North Florida Division – Orlando Market, has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines® – Stroke program  Silver Plus Achievement Award. Central Florida Regional Hospital achieved the silver award level by meeting the program’s quality achievement…

Inaugural Asian Lantern Festival Coming to the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens

By Chamber Admin | September 19, 2019 | 2 Comments

SANFORD, Fla., September 18, 2019—The Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens will transform into an evening wonderland of lights during the Asian Lantern Festival: Into the Wild starting in November. This limited engagement cultural event will dazzle guests with over 30 larger-than-life sculptural LED lantern displays featuring plants, animals, and traditional Asian elements, including a…

Lake Brantley High School’s NEW Campus Restaurant- Media Day

By Chamber Admin | September 18, 2019 | 1 Comment

For Immediate Release:                                  Contact: Michael Lawrence, APR September 17, 2019                                                      Communications Officer                                                                                       407-320-0471 Lake Brantley High School’s NEW Campus Restaurant – Media Day (SANFORD, FL) Red Apple Dining will host a media day to display Lake Brantley High School’s completely renovated, state-of-the-art campus restaurant, Patriot’s Pointe on Tuesday, September 24,…

Fall Health Tips for Students

By Chamber Admin | September 18, 2019 | 12 Comments

By: Dr. Alex Stinard, Emergency Medicine at Central Florida Regional Hospital Based on recommendations by the Center for Disease Control as well as the American Academy of Pediatrics. Focus on healthy nutrition practices. A student’s diet is linked to his/her academic success, so it’s important they consume three balanced meals and two healthy snacks per…

Best- Selling Technology Author Nick Carr to Speak at Seminole State

By Chamber Admin | September 16, 2019 | 21 Comments

SANFORD, Fla. (Sept. 13, 2019) – Best-selling author Nick Carr will speak at Seminole State College of Florida as part of the College’s Speaker Series at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 19, on the Sanford/Lake Mary Campus. Carr focuses on the intersection of technology, economics and culture and will be presenting on “What Our Smartphones…

Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) Offers Alternative to Open-Heart Surgery

By Chamber Admin | September 13, 2019 | 16 Comments

SANFORD, Fla. (Sept. 13, 2019) — Central Florida Regional Hospital now offers a minimally invasive alternative to open-heart surgery for high-risk patients. The hospital is the only hospital in Seminole County to provide transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) – a sophisticated procedure not performed at many hospitals. TAVR repairs the aortic valve, which connects the…