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College Spotlight: University of Central Florida

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The University of Central Florida, or UCF, is a place that goes by many names. “Under Construction Forever”, “U Can’t Finish”, or “Usually Crowded as F***” . But for over 60,000 students, it’s called “home”. UCF was founded as Florida Technological University in 1963 and renamed in 1978, making it one of newer guys on the block when compared to …

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6 Amazing Central Florida Restaurants That Will Blow You Away

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In Florida we’re all about the sunshine, the beach and of course, the food. While it’s easy to go to Chipotle or Publix – variety is always a good thing. Don’t know where to go though? Don’t worry, we have you covered. Here are the 6 of the best Central Florida restaurants. What can we say about this place – …

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These 3 cities can now get online orders in TWO HOURS

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THE FUTURE HAS ARRIVED. Those living in Orlando, Tampa, and Miami can now enjoy “Amazon Prime Now” which promises 2-HOUR DELIVERY ON A TON OF ITEMS.  Not sure about you guys, I think this is pretty great. You can get anything from food, to headphones, to clothes delivered to your house without ever leaving your couch. Some Floridians, however, are not …

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Getting Caught with Weed to Cost Less than Speeding Tickets in Orlando

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Orlando is the latest city to pass laws decriminalizing small amounts of marijuana. Starting October 1, possession of up to 20 grams of marijuana will cost you $100 for a first offense and $200 for as second offense, alternative sanctions include a substance abuse course and community service. These noncriminal infractions are a stark contrast from previous consequences which include …

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Escaped 8-Foot King Cobra Found Vacationing In Orlando

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Florida has a strange reputation for being home to some of the world’s most exotic wildlife. From alligators wandering through backyards, to iguanas running the streets of South Florida like stray cats, and even monkeys terrorizing local neighborhoods. It is commonly said living in Florida is like a real life scene out of Jumanji or Jurassic Park. One of the biggest problems …

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