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Archive for Friday, September 28, 2018

Spotlight: Shampooch, Food and Drink Festival, and Milk Mart

I dont own a dog. I own cats. They bathe themselves. Dogs dont. Just one more reason why cats are better than dogs. If you werent lucky enough to be born a cat person and want to help out a good cause, bring your dog downtown for a doggie wash block party called Shampooch! All proceeds go to Rescue Me Orlando. The sudsing and scrubbing takes place Sunday 9 to 4 in front of Lambs Eat Ivy salon in Thornton Park. Last year more than 8,000 people attended the International Food and Drink Festival at Lake Eola Park according to the producers. I wasnt there so I cannot vouch for them. But typically people dont lie. I trust people. I ...
Published in Commentaries, Spotlight, The Daily City

Intersection: A Shuttle Commander’s Return To Space

Chris Ferguson- who flew the shuttle as a NASA astronaut- is headed back to space. This time hell be piloting the Boeing Starliner, one of the commercial spacecraft designed to take astronauts into orbit from US soil. Ferguson talks about the mission and the new spacecraft with 90.7's space reporter Brendan Byrne. 
Published in Central Florida News, Intersection, Space

Intersection: First Responders & The Rescue Task Force

First responders in more and more cities across the US are being forced to confront the question of how well prepared they are for a mass shooting. Today on Intersection -  how Pulse changed the conversation about responding to mass shootings, how the rescue task force model could help save more lives in these tragedies,  and what still needs to change.
Published in Central Florida News, Intersection, ProPublica PTSD, Pulse Shooting