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Kissimmee to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. with Unity Parade and Festival Saturday Jan. 18, 2020
Celebrate diversity, unity, and community at the City of Kissimmee Martin Luther King Jr Unity Celebration! This energetic parade and festival features live performances from Gospel, R&B, and Soul artists including Mary Wilson from the Supremes , along with food trucks, craft vendors, the KUA Kids Zone, and a unity parade through Historic Downtown Kissimmee.
The festivities begin with Kissimmee's annual Martin Luther King Jr. Unity Parade at 10 am. This community p...
Draper Law Office, Positively Osceola, and the School District of Osceola County Join in Celebrating Extraordinary Teachers & Professional Support Staff
With the 2019 school year well under way, it was once again time to recognize some of the amazing teachers and professional support staff that touch the lives of so many students everyday in the School District of Osceola County. For the fourth year, Charlie Draper of Draper Law Office, along with Dr. Debra Pace, Superintendent of the school district, and Positively Osceola, began visiting schools with a mission of thanking teachers and support staff that go above and beyond In order to bring th...
City of Kissimmee's Festival of Lights Parade Now Accepting Registrations
Candy Land is the theme for this year’s Kissimmee Festival of Lights Parade, and it’s time to register if you or your group wants to be a part of all the fun!
The City of Kissimmee has opened registration for the Dec. 14 parade down Broadway. The fun begins just after dark at 7 p.m. but attendees should arrive to get one of the better curbside viewing spots . The Parade is an annual tradition that is perfect for the whole family.
Applications for the parade and Grand Mars...
KVLS Holds Annual Food Drive to Help End Senior Hunger in Osceola County
As the holiday season draws nearer, so does the urgency to ensure that those in need are cared for... specifically the seniors in the community. Often the last to reach out for help, the senior citizens in Osceola County can sometimes find the holiday season filled with loneliness, financial stress, and hunger, but the community can help! Thankfully, organizations like the Osceola Council On Aging have a mission to end senior hunger, bring assistance and restoration to those in need, and to serv...
Local Organization Hopes to Reduce Pedestrian Deaths and Injuries
It's widely known that Central Florida is one of the fastest growing communities in the nation. With such rapid growth comes an increase in traffic accidents, injuries and deaths. Many of these unfortunate incidents are actually not car vs. car, but rather, car vs. pedestrian.
"Best Foot Forward," an organization working to reduce pedestrian deaths and injuries has been working diligently to educate the public about Florida's yield laws. Currently the laws say this:
#1. Drivers must yi...