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Places
Eddie Graham Sports Stadium
The Orlando Sports Stadium first opened in 1967 and later named after wrestler Eddie Graham was on the east side of town out in the middle of nowhere on the Econolahatchee Trail. It was a very basic indoor arena, no...
Places
Walt Disney World - Four For A Dollar
If you have ever visited MGM/DISNEY STUDIOS now DISNEY HOLLYWOOD STUDIOS, you probably encountered the a cappella singing group, Four For A Dollar. They performed at the Beauty and the Beast theater while guests were being seated under the guise...
Events
Bobby Sherman at Sea World
I had been a fan of Bobby Sherman's ever since I first saw him on the television series Shindig! He was chosen to portray a young, shy logger Jeremy Bolt on the television series "Here Come The Brides" in 1968...
Organizations
Rock n Soul
Rock n Soul's band members changed slightly over the years, but when "old timers" remember the heydays, we remember this roster: Phil May-guitar; Big Daddy Dave Williams-sax, keys, vocals; Tim Campbell-base, keys, vocals; Mike Bunch-drums; Donna Lamoureaux-vo...
Places
Favorite Restaurants
Do you remember Gary's Duck Inn, Chastains, Meiner's Barbecue, Ronnie's, Gabriel's subs, Rossi's Pizzeria, Lee's Lakeside, the luncheon counters at McCrory's Downtown and in the Winter Park Mall? Rossi's Pizzeria is the only restaurant still in business tod...
Events
Orlando's Guitar Hero 2007
Guitar Player magazine has a competition each pitting guitarists from a variety of backgrounds and styles. In October 2007, local guitarist Chris Peters, was one of the ten finalists flown to San Francisco to perform before a panel of well...
People
Elinor Williams
Elinor  Williams  passed  away  just  before  Thanksgiving in  2005. She was beloved and admired  by all who knew her. Sentinel  staff writer, Tammie Wersinger wrote  the obituary featured in  the  Or...
Events
Halloween at the Library
Each October 31, library staff members are allowed to embrace their inner child and celebrate Halloween. There is a pumpkin carving contest and staffers are permitted to come to work in costume. WHAT FUN!!!In years past, the branch library's would...
Places
Church Street Station
 Church Street Station...One family remembersLISTEN to Rosie O'Grady's Waiters' Welcome Words and music by Bill Allred. Permission granted. We'd like to welcome everybody to Rosie O'Grady's, the place where all the good times are! You can forget ab...
Events
Magic Kingdom Grand Opening Ceremonies
 In July 1996 WDBO Radio sponsored a Disney Memories Contest in conjunction with the 25th Anniversary of the opening of Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom. My entry won and my family received four annual passes. This is the letter to...
Events
OM cake celebration
Every  OCLS location was given a challenge:  get 100% of your staff to create an account on Orlando Memory, and your location  will receive a prize!  The prize was a homemade Old Fashion Fresh Orange Cake.Cakes went to:  Alafaya, Colle...