Aviation Training Firm SIMCOM Expands Headquarters in Orlando

SIMCOM International, Inc. is expanding and building a new worldwide headquarters in Orlando. The company, which currently operates two learning centers in Orlando, is investing $109 million in a new headquarters and training facility and plans to create more than 50 new high wage jobs over the next two years.

Orlando Magic “VOTE” T-Shirts Now Available

The Orlando Magic announce today the team’s “VOTE” T-shirts will be available for purchase through the Magic team app or at OrlandoMagic.OrderNext.com starting July 27, with proceeds going to the Florida Rights Restoration Coalition (FRRC).

City of Orlando Works With Uber Eats To Support Independent Restaurants

The City of Orlando’s Downtown Development Board and Uber Eats has announced a collaborative effort to support Downtown Orlando restaurants by increasing demand and encouraging food delivery. The innovative campaign, “Order Up Downtown,” is the first of its kind in the U.S. and will provide incentives to encourage Orlando residents to order from their favorite downtown restaurants through Uber Eats.

Florida Technical College Offering Healthcare Heroes Scholarships

Florida Technical College (FTC) announced it has created a Healthcare Heroes Scholarship—a scholarship dedicated to eligible students enrolling in any of its Allied Health programs. The scholarship is available to all FTC campuses throughout the state.

Orlando Seeking Photographs For Historic Preservation Board Calendar

The City of Orlando’s Historic Preservation Board is seeking photographs capturing the beauty of Orlando’s historic structures that contain the quintessential Florida various architectural styles.

I-4 Interchange Ramps Open Three Months Ahead of Schedule

Governor Ron DeSantis and the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) has announced the opening of five new Interstate 4 (I-4)/State Road (S.R.) 408 flyover ramps. This project is completed more than three months ahead of schedule and enhances safety and mobility, while reducing travel times in the heart of Florida.

Registration Begins Tuesday, May 19 For Orlando Summer Camps

As businesses continue to reopen and parents go back to work, the City of Orlando has made adjustments to its regular summer camp to provide a modified small group summer camp program throughout 18 city facilities, allowing for safely supervised activities and education for children in elementary and middle school.