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For Many Puerto Ricans, College Plans Washed Away With Hurricane Maria

November 20, 2017 by KUNC

KUNCShe and her family — her younger sister, her mom and her stepdad — are staying at a hotel by the airport. Zuleyka went to school in San Juan — now she's living in Orlando with her grandfather. Both girls are continuing senior year at Colonial High ...

When College Plans Washed Away With Hurricane Maria

November 20, 2017 by KUNM

KUNMZuleyka went to school in San Juan — now she's living in Orlando with her grandfather. Both girls are continuing senior year at Colonial High School, a public school where more than half of the 240 faculty and staff members have family ties to Puerto ...

'A New Reality': Students And Teachers From Puerto Rico Start Over In Florida

November 11, 2017 by Gears Of Biz

Gears Of Biz(Bottom) Colonial High School in Orlando has already enrolled nearly 100 students from Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. Elissa Nadworny/NPR. hide caption. (Top left) Spanish teacher Johanna Lopez. (Top right) Yerianne Roldán, 17, in class at ...

Deaths in Central Florida: 10/29

October 29, 2017 by Orlando Sentinel

Lower Betty J., 84, of Grand Island, died Wednesday, October 25, 2017. Harden/Pauli Funeral Home, Eustis. 352-357-4126 Figgins SMSgt Robert Lee Figgins, USAF (Retired), age 87, passed from this life Saturday October 14, 2017 in ...

Orange deputies identify 15-year-old killed in shooting; 16-year-old is in stable condition

October 19, 2017 by Orlando Sentinel

Orlando SentinelBianca Padró Ocasio and Krista TorralvaContact ReportersOrlando Sentinel. Privacy Policy. A 15-year-old boy was killed and a 16-year-old was injured in a double shooting after a fight broke out between them Wednesday night, the Orange County Sheriff's ...

Story of a... Crime Scene Investigator

September 26, 2017 by Orlando Magazine

Orlando Magazine... a Colonial High School and University of Central Florida graduate and self-described science geek. “I thought the show was super-exciting. I loved watching all the chases, the K-9s, the whole bit.” It started with a ride-along. Styer, who has ...

Central Florida shelters still have room for evacuees

September 10, 2017 by Florida Politics (blog)

Florida Politics (blog)Shelters at Apopka and Colonial high schools were the first to fill. The gymnasium at Colonial High School was covered with inflatable mattresses, blankets and cots Sunday as 493 people filled the shelter. Officials said the shelter was full by 5:30 p ...

Orlando Irma Latest: Sept. 9 Hurricane Updates & Path

September 9, 2017 by

Heavy.comSee recent Orlando weather here and an updated radar map for the city here. The National Weather Service wrote on September 9: “Dangerous Hurricane Irma continues to move west-northwest along the north coast of Cuba. Irma is expected to turn toward the ...

Orange County opens two shelters for South Florida evacuees fleeing Irma

September 8, 2017 by Orlando Weekly (blog)

Orlando Weekly (blog)Memorial Middle School, 2220 29th St., Orlando, for the general population. - Odyssey Middle School, 9290 Lee Vista Blvd., Orlando, for the general population. - West Orange High School, 1625 Beulah Road, Winter Garden, for the general population ...

Huracán Irma: esta es la lista y el mapa de los refugios en Florida

September 8, 2017 by Univision

UnivisionMIAMI, Florida.- Con el avance del huracán Irma hacia Florida, colegios, centros de convenciones y agencias locales han comenzado a abrir refugios para aquellos que busquen protegerse de la tormenta. Señalan que este es el último recurso que debe ...

Hurricane Irma: Where to find water, shelters and other resources in the Orlando area

September 7, 2017 by Orlando Weekly (blog)

Orlando Weekly (blog)28 in some Florida and Georgia counties. You can find or offer free places of shelter here. PET-FRIENDLY SHELTERS: All shelters will not be open at once, so be sure to call 311 to check on availability. Once a shelter opens, you will need to bring your ...

Is Orlando, Florida Evacuating Because of Hurricane Irma?

September 6, 2017 by

Heavy.comNow that hurricane conditions are possible for Sunday in Orlando, Florida, is Orlando evacuating? Is the rest of Orange County? At 6 p.m. on September 8, Orange County issued a mandatory evacuation notice for residents of mobile homes due to “expected ...

Colonial High School principal finds way to eliminate band fees

August 22, 2017 by WFTV Orlando

WFTV OrlandoORANGE COUNTY, Fla. - For many students and their parents, high school band can be a burden because of all the fees involved with joining. But this year, the principal at Colonial High School set out to make it completely free. After seeing dozens of ...

A better Venezuela is coming — learning from 'La Resistencia'

July 26, 2017 by Orlando Sentinel

Orlando SentinelSamuel Vilchez Santiago, 20, is a third-year politics student at Princeton University. He came from Venezuela to the United States seven years ago as a refugee, and graduated from Colonial High School in Orlando as valedictorian in 2015. Writers 30 and ...

Tourism academy brings high schoolers into the industry

January 26, 2017 by Travel Weekly

Travel WeeklyGraduates from the Academy of Hospitality and Tourism have gone on to a variety of careers in the travel industry, Pungello said. For example, a number work in hotels as general managers. Some, such as Brenda Urias, end up in other companies in the ...

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