September 2022

F1rst Impressions
One For All
Mr. Big Sh*t

This month, The Local turns one, and what a wild, wonderful ride it’s been. We’re commemorating our milestone by celebrating all of yours.

For years many saw East Winter Garden as a wholly separate community from the rest of Winter Garden. One Winter Garden is on a mission to change that.

Mike Wright knows the scoop on what it takes to become number one in the No. 2 business.

Garden Variety

For Alex Azzizzo, finding joy and independence started with Italian ice.
Healthy Selfies
Your selfie could make you win big.
Market Watch
To celebrate, Black Brew Bros. will be offering specials on coffee and tea.
Local History
A.B. ran a general store, established the city’s Post Office in 1892
There is always good news in the garden.
Charitable Spotlight
Every two seconds, someone in the United States needs blood.

Tails To Tell

Am I famous? Will I meet lots of humans who want to snap me with their picture-takers?

Promotional Feature

Dr. Donita McCants celebrates seven dog years in the driver’s seat at her mobile veterinary clinic.

Promotional Feature

When your home gets hard to look at, it takes a soft touch to clean it safely.



These bucket-list beverages can turn an ordinary evening into a special occasion, if you let them.

Dining Guide

Heavy with Italian tradition, Cariera’s features timeless favorites.
Modern American cuisine with classical influences in the Heart of Downtown.
Quality bourbon, craft beer and cocktails, and award-winning bison burgers.
A high-energy dining experience with the superiour quality of a steakhouse.
Fragrant curries and soups, silky noodles, stir-fries, and grilled meats.

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