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#OSNow: DeSantis calls for end to Disneys ‘special privileges’ and Florida Trail thru-hikers share tales
Orlando Sentinel Now afternoon update for Friday, April 1, 2022.
DeSantis calls for end to Disney’s ‘special privileges’ in Florida (:33) Florida Trail thru-hikers, class of 2022, share adventures and tales from the trail (5:15)
#OSNow: Disney vs. DeSantis, Winter Park Village makeover, and Pack District food hall news
Orlando Sentinel Now afternoon update for Thursday, March 31, 2022.
Disney vs. DeSantis: Florida Republicans bash the Mouse, but is it just bluster? (:42) New Ruth’s Chris Steak House headlines Winter Park Village makeover (4:58) Packing District food hall will focus on immigrant cuisine when it opens next year (6:52) Weather presented by Premier Sotheby’s International Realty (8:30)
#OSNow: ICON Park Free Fall victim was turned away from others rides, and a deeper meaning behind ‘Cats’
Orlando Sentinel Now afternoon update for Wednesday, March 30, 2022.
ICON Park Free Fall victim TyreSampson was turned away from other rides, cousin says (:34) Fake fur of ‘Cats’ might hide something a little deeper | Review (3:37)
#OSNow: DeSantis signs ‘don’t say gay’ into law and Scott Maxwell says we should give legislators a raise
Orlando Sentinel Now afternoon update for Tuesday, March 29, 2022.
DeSantis signs Florida ‘don’t say gay’ into law (:34) Pay legislators more? What a gross idea. We should do it. | Commentary (4:39)
OSNow: Scott Maxwell on the ‘Don’t Say Gay’ fight Disney helped create and Orlando officials signal support for Deming’s sale tax plan
Orlando Sentinel Now afternoon update for Tuesday, March 15, 2022.
Columnist Scott Maxwell on the ‘Don’t Say Gay’ fight Disney helped create | Commentary (:45) Orlando officials signal support for Demings’ sales tax plan for transportation (4:43)
#OSNow: Orlando shines with James Beard Award semifinalists and no end to suffering in sight for manatees
Orlando Sentinel Now afternoon update for Friday, March 11, 2022. Meet the James Beard Award semifinalists. “This is Orlando’s time to shine.” (:41) Manatee’s prolonged suffering looks endless as seagrass fails to revive (5:48)
Because of your podcast I feel like I know the 411 with Central Florida. I am very informed.
Improve on it!
Keep it as local as possible with relevant topic selection that affects locals. Stay away from big national themes and topics (GOT? Why?)since there are other podcasts for that!
I really enjoyed the 2 perspectives on the school safety podcast. A very interesting listen that has some pratical suggestions on how to keep kids safe.