The Park Press Blog


Mayor Leary – July 2016

  Pools & Playgrounds – perfect summer fun! One of the things families love best about living in Winter Park is the beautiful Central Florida weather.  It doesn’t matter if it is June or...


Editor’s Message – July 2016

Orlando Strong! By Tricia Cable I moved to Orlando in 1981 after graduating from high school, got a job at Sea World, registered for classes at Valencia College; met new people, and put down...


“Getting Spriggy With It” On Hole #5

Last month, city leaders and volunteers assisted the Parks & Recreation Department staff in “sprigging” Hole #5 of the Winter Park Golf Course, currently undergoing renovation. The “Spriggy” Facts: Sprigs are hay-like grass roots...