About Seminole County and residing cities within it.

20 12, 2017

Lake Mary

By | 2017-12-24T19:35:27+00:00 December 20th, 2017|Lake Mary, Seminole Living|

Lake Mary is one of Central Florida’s hottest growth areas, thanks in large part to the dogged persistence of Jeno Paulucci, a blustery self-made millionaire who made his first fortune selling frozen Chinese food and a second one selling [...]

11 12, 2017

Altamonte Springs

By | 2017-12-24T19:36:52+00:00 December 11th, 2017|Altamonte Springs, Seminole Living|

About Altamonte Springs When Altamonte Springs was incorporated in 1920, its population totaled only 5,000. But, that was before developers turned this erstwhile whistle stop into a thriving suburb. Today, Altamonte Springs, population 42,300, is the hub of [...]

24 11, 2017

Winter Springs

By | 2017-12-24T19:33:30+00:00 November 24th, 2017|Seminole Living, Winter Springs|

About Winter Springs Until the mid-1950s, Winter Springs was nothing more than several square miles of scrub pine and palmettos. That’s when developers Raymond Moss and William Edgemon bought the land, subdivided it and introduced the Village of [...]

24 10, 2017

Oviedo

By | 2017-11-01T22:28:22+00:00 October 24th, 2017|Oviedo, Seminole Living|

About Oviedo While Oviedo might be one of Central Florida’s oldest communities—it was first settled some 140 years ago—this Seminole County boomtown knows how to embrace newcomers. Indeed, few Central Florida municipalities have witnessed the kind of growth [...]

24 10, 2017

Longwood

By | 2017-10-24T19:23:14+00:00 October 24th, 2017|Longwood, Seminole Living|

About Longwood Of all Seminole County’s municipalities, Longwood, population 13,700, has the most history to preserve—and has done the best job of preserving it. But it’s still a modern place, with a plethora of exclusive country club communities, [...]

20 09, 2017

Casselberry

By | 2017-12-24T19:35:00+00:00 September 20th, 2017|Casselberry, Seminole Living|

About Casselberry Founded by World War I veteran Hibbard Casselberry, who in 1926 bought 3,000 acres to grow ferns, Casselberry emerged as a suburban residential community after World War II. By the time it was incorporated, in 1965, [...]

4 09, 2017

Sanford

By | 2017-12-24T19:34:19+00:00 September 4th, 2017|Sanford, Seminole Living|

About Sanford Located on the shores of Lake Monroe, Sanford once rivaled Orlando as the region’s largest city. A major distribution center for vegetables and citrus, it was known as “The Celery Capital of the World.”But agriculture is [...]