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Dave Sklarek for SHERIFF OF OSCEOLA COUNTY   No Osceola County resident needs to look very far into recent news accounts to know that these are challenging times. Keeping communities safe, being sensitive to the needs of citizens of all backgrounds, operating with transparency,...

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Katrina Scarborough for OSCEOLA COUNTY PROPERTY APPRAISER A 28-year veteran in the property appraiser field, Katrina has worked in almost every area of the Osceola County Property Appraiser’s Office, and in the field. She briefly left the Property Appraiser’s Office to work on the...

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Brandon Arrington REELECTION for County Commission Osceola County native Brandon Arrington was elected to the County Commission in 2008, and is seeking your support for reelection. “It has been a great honor to represent Osceola County these last eight years. We, as a commission, have...

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Jose Alvarez for Mayor of Kissimmee Since being elected to the Kissimmee City Commission in 2012, small-business owner and community participant Jose Alvarez has been a strong proponent of economic development initiatives. Among other projects, he has supported Lakefront and Downtown...

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John M. Overstreet for Clerk of the Circuit Court John M. Overstreet is running for the office of Clerk of the Circuit Court. During his 35-year career with the Osceola County Clerk’s office, he has had the opportunity to work with four different Clerks. He has experience in every...

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Spending a fortune is never on our to-do list. So when it comes to making our houses homes, what better way to put our own stamp on things, than with a good DIY project? Homeowners can fork over a small fortune in labor costs, when hiring a professional for cosmetic work; however, by...

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Written by: Dr. Gary Borgman In the two previous issues of Osceola Woman I have discussed “Choosing a New Pet” and “Puppy and Kitten Nutrition”.  Now I would like to discuss the very important topic of disease prevention for these vulnerable new pets. Puppies and kittens...

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Chill Out Summer is about to rear it’s humidity, high temps, and full-on sunshine. It’s the perfect time to plan the perfect little cool getaway, to relax, chill-off, and find that break from the heat, you’ve been looking for. For the Family Omni Orlando Resort at...

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The smoothie craze seems like it’s here to stay. But, pulling out that blender and going crazy sometimes seems more trouble than it’s worth – with these delicious recipes, you’re gonna change your  mind. A Peanut Butter Chocolate Dream No, we’re not talking those...

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Obesity is quickly becoming a national health crisis. It’s generally regarded as the single most dangerous health problem facing our population today; yet, there are few easy answers as to how to combat the ongoing epidemic. There are several factors at work, including: genetics,...

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The Justin Cowboy Crisis Fund was the big winner, at the Second Annual Skirts and Spurs Fundraiser, held April 9. Well over 250 attendees showed up, at the KVLS Pavilion, on the grounds of Osceola Heritage Park in conjunction with the RAM National Circuit Finals Rodeo in Kissimmee,...

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Defending champion, Josh Peek, was again awarded All-Around Cowboy at the 2016 RAM National Circuit Finals Rodeo, which was held April 7-10 at the Silver Spurs Arena at Osceola Heritage Park. Crowds watched in awe as 24 contestants gave it their all at riding, steer wrestling, team roping...

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We searched high and low – and found some of the best meal-prep recipes to help keep you on track in 2016.   BREAKFAST OVERNIGHT OATS Talk about set it and forget it. Overnight oats are a delicious and healthy way to start off your day. Best of all, if you prep on...

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Fans were wowed at the 136th Annual Silver Spurs Rodeo, on February 21st, at the Silver Spurs Arena. From bull riding, bareback and saddle bronc riding, barrel racing, steer wrestling, to extreme stunt performances by a rodeo clown and fan favorite, the calf scramble. Another successful...

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Announcing the winners of the 2016 Miss Osceola Scholarship pageant; the top spot went to Jessica Hargrave, runner-up Kalea Levertte, 2nd runner-up Morgan Boykin, and the people’s choice went to Jenna Rose Vincitore. Congrats to these wonderful young ladies of...

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Refresh Your Look Affordably, with Spring’s Newest Colors and Top Trends Perfect weather and activities await (Easter, weddings, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, and graduations --oh my!). Time for a spring wardrobe refresh, with the following style tips from Terry Lynn Morris,...

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By Samuel P. Martin, MD, FACS You or someone you know may suffer from spider and varicose veins. Symptoms can range from mild discomfort to pain, but one thing is for sure – if you ignore the problem, the malady will undoubtedly progress. Some common symptoms and signs of vein...

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The Good, The Bad, The Ugly What Did Iconic Beauty Audrey Hepburn, Funnyman Charles Schulz and TV's Cutest Witch Elizabeth Montgomery Have In Common? Each of them died from colorectal cancer. It’s not beautiful, funny or cute to talk about, but detecting colorectal cancer early...

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Those cool hang-outs aren’t just for the men, anymore! If you’ve been keeping track of home trends lately, you may have stumbled across the latest trend in leisure – woman caves. We’ve all seen the dark, beer-filled, sport dwellings of man caves; the escape route at which men...