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Home for the Holidays

Find fresh inspiration and your festive spirit at these local holiday home tours and special events.   Festival of Trees November 16 – 24, 10am – 5pm, daily  Inspiration abounds at the annual Festival of Trees, presented by Council of 101, at the Orlando Museum of Art. Now in its 33rd year, this holiday favorite features sparkling trees, vignettes Read More…

Women Who Inspire: Whitney Melton Laney

Coordinating Bahamas Relief Efforts Women Who Inspire is an AdventHealth for Women Series Days before Hurricane Dorian hit the Bahamas as a category 5 storm, Whitney Melton Laney was already coordinating relief efforts. Using her background as a former radio host with a large social media presence, she began to put the call out for Read More…

Pink October!

Breast Cancer Awareness Month events and initiatives. Panera Bread Pink Ribbon Bagels October 1-31Participating Central Florida Panera Bread locations Panera Bread Pink Ribbon Bagels make their appearance in Central Florida every October, raising awareness and valuable dollars to fight breast cancer. All month long a portion of each bagel sale helps to fund cancer programs at Read More…

The 306 Foundation’s Taste4Toolbox 2019

Where the Best of Central Florida Gastronomy and Inspiration Meet Taste4Toolbox will bring together some of the best chefs, confections and beverages in the area on March 7. The event will benefit the 306 Foundation and its community program Toolbox4Life. “I am honored to be involved with Toolbox4life because I greatly respect the work they Read More…

A Very Special Journey to Volunteering

Women Who Inspire – A Florida Hospital for Women Series  Karen Kaczmarek has only been in Central Florida three years, but she has found a very special way to give back to the community as a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) “cuddler” — a volunteer who gives love and gentle hugs to the tiniest babies. Read More…

Fun for All at Festival of Trees

Filled with twinkling lights and glittering trees, the Orlando Museum of Art is a spectacle to see during the Festival of Trees. This long-standing, now in its 32nd year, fundraiser for the Museum remains popular because each year there’s a new theme and crop of Christmas trees. Presented by Council of 101, this year’s event Read More…

Women Who Inspire: Breast Cancer Survivor Maria Guthrie

WOMEN WHO INSPIRE – A FLORIDA HOSPITAL FOR WOMEN SERIES A Conversation with Breast Cancer Survivor Maria Guthrie Even though she was diagnosed with advanced stage breast cancer and told she may not see her children graduate from high school, Maria Guthrie asked her team at Florida Hospital for the most aggressive treatment plan and Read More…

Harbor House Recognizes Community Champions

They live in the shadows, but we see it too many times throughout news headlines – in our very own backyard with a tragic ending, in the NFL, and recently from Ohio State University. Domestic violence is a disease encompassing our community, state and world. Most of the time, it’s happening right in front of Read More…

The Latest in Mammography Technology

October, and more importantly Breast Cancer Awareness Month, is upon us… have you received or scheduled your mammogram yet? If not, now is a great time as our partners at Sand Lake Imaging offer 3D mammogram technology and are doing a special partnership with Shepherd’s Hope. Read more below!  Sand Lake Imaging (SLI), a leader in Read More…

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THE MALL AT MILLENIA’S 13TH ANNUAL FASHION CELEBRATION HAS TAKEN AN ALL-NEW SHAPE FOR 2018. JOIN IN FOR FASHIONABLE HAPPENINGS, TREND INSTALLATIONS, INFLUENCER EXPERIENCES, SPECIAL OFFERS AND MORE. For sneak peeks and trending event posts, follow us on Facebook @themallatmillenia, Instagram @themallatmillenia, and Twitter @milleniatweets and visit MilleniaFashionInsider.com Monday, September 17 – Sunday, September 23 Read More…