Anderson elected Winter Park mayor

Four Orange County municipalities held elections on Tuesday. Former Winter Park commissioner Phil Anderson defeated Sarah Sprinkel with 53% of the vote.

Police say machete-wielding man shot

Police say a man looking for work snapped and started attacking people with a machete at an Orlando-area staffing agency. It happened on Tuesday morning at the Staff Zone on Old Winter Garden Road. One of the victims had a gun and shot in defense, police say.

State Road 429 widening in Orange County to begin this summer

The Central Florida Expressway Authority will soon begin to widen State Road 429 to six lanes (three lanes in each direction), between Tilden Road near Horizon West and State Road 414 in Apopka to improve traffic flow and relieve congestion.

Orlando Health opens in Winter Garden

Orlando Health has opened their newest hospital in Central Florida. The Winter Garden facility is the first Orlando Health hospital to be built here in more than 15 years.

Cinepolis Luxury Cinemas reopens in Winter Garden

Regal Theaters plans to plans to reopen cinemas next Friday, more than four months after closing due to the pandemic. However, Cinepolis Luxury Cinemas, in Winter Garden, has already reopened its doors.