Friday, February 27, 2009

STS-119 delayed indefinitely

STS –119 is delayed again over concerns about Flow Control Valves (FCVs).

When a date (maybe March 14th) is confirmed I will post the date.

Monday, February 23, 2009

Expected Launch Of Space Shuttle

The space shuttle Discovery is due to launch on Feb.27th,  at Kennedy Space Centre on it’s mission to The International Space Station.

It has been delayed, but hopefully this launch will take place.

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Tuesday, February 17, 2009

NASA delays launch of Discovery yet again

From Orlando Sentinel

STS-119 has been delayed again with fuel valve problems.

More from the Orlando Sentinel here…

Monday, February 16, 2009

ESPN The Weekend

From February 27th to March1st 2009. Walt Disney’s Hollywood Studios is hosting an event called ESPN The Weekend, Sports stars will be attending and mixing with the crowd, and to add to the fun there will be an interactive sports zone and of course your favourite Disney Characters.

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Friday, February 13, 2009

Golfing Event Being Held for St. Jude Children’s Hospital, Cancer Research Centre.

Universal Orlando Resort presents a Celebrity Golfing event at Orlando's Mystic Dunes Golf Club on Monday March 16th.
A total of 32 teams will compete in the tournament.
Former MLB, NFL players will take part in the event.
Celebrities Derrick Brooks, Phil Niekro, Bill "Maz" Mazeroski, Jim McMahon and others will be participating.

On Sunday, March 15th from 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. there will be a welcome reception and pairing party held at the Loews Royal Pacific Resort at Universal Orlando.

The event will raise money for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, cancer research centre.

Information found at :-

Friday, February 06, 2009

Sport Events

If you require sport event information in Orlando, here is a taste of what’s on offer in February:-

Wednesday Feb. 11th 2009
Sport: Basketball. Magic vs. Denver
Place: Amway Arena
Time: 1 day
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Friday Feb. 13th 2009
Sport: Baseball. USSSA Presidents Day Challenge III
Place: Sleepy Hollow Sports Complex 
Time: 3 days
More Info:

Friday Feb. 13th 2009
Sport: Auto Racing. NextEra Energy Resources 250 Camping World Truck race
Place:Daytona International Speedway
Time: for 1 day
More info:

Saturday  Feb. 14th.2009
Sport: Baseball. USSSA 1st Annual President's Day Games
Place:Seminole County Softball Complex
Time: 2 days
More info: 

Sunday Feb. 15th 2009
Sport: Triathlon. Florida's Great Escape Triathlon
Place: Lake Louisa State Park
Time:1 day
More info: 

Saturday Feb. 14th 2009
Sport:Soccer.Disney's President's Day Soccer Festival
Place: Disney’s Wide World of Sports
Time:2 days
More info:

If you want more information on specific events, click on Question and Answers

Music Events

Here are a few music events that are happening around the Orlando area
VENUE: Performing Arts Centre Livingston St.Orlando,
EVENT: The Festival of Orchestras: The Boston Pops, Conductor Keith Lockhart
Date: March 8th 2009

VENUE: House of Blues, Lake Buena Vista, Orlando
EVENT: Orlando Rocks: Javier Productions Presents, Puerto Rican Power Con Invitado Especial, Ismael, Miranda and Tony Tun Tun.
Date: February 13th 2009

VENUE: The Hard Rock Café Universal Drive
EVENT: Gypsy Kings
Date: 11th February 2009
EVENT: Morrisey
Date: 1st March 2009

VENUE: Rollins College, Winter Park, Florida
EVENT: Rossini Weekend. The Bach Festival Society and Orlando Opera are performing.
Date: 21st February

VENUE: Amway Arena Florida
EVENT: An evening with Fleetwood Mac  [More info: ]
Date: 20th April 2009

Own a Home in Orlando Blog

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Check it out for investment or relocation properties in the Central Florida area, including: Celebration, Kissimmee, Orlando, Windermere, Winter Garden, Hunters Creek, Winter Park and many more locations. -

Impartial expert advice with professional and friendly client relations is their speciality.

Monday, February 02, 2009

Orlando Weather - February 2009

The weather prediction for the next 10 days seems to be mainly sunny with a few clouds, although today rain is expected.
Monday February 2nd- rain, chance of thunder. high 66F low 50F

Tuesday February 3rd- sunny, high 60F low 37F

Wednesday February 4th- sunny/cloudy, high 53F low 32F

Thursday February 5th- sunny, high 57F low 40F

Friday February 6th- sunny, high 67F low 45F

Saturday February 7th- early fog, sunny/cloudy, high 71F low 51F

Sunday February 8th- sunny, high 68F low 56F

Monday February 9th- sunny, high 73F low 55F

Tuesday February 10th- partly sunny, high 78F 60F

Wednesday February 11th- sun/showers, high 78F low 57F

Archive suggests:-
Expected high –76F
Expected low-56 F

Expected high-81 F
Expected low-63 F

From our Orlando Weather Blog.

More archive and weather information can be found on our web-site:-