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Friday, July 19, 2019

Roarin’ To The Moon

We are halfway through the month of July! The summer days might be numbered, but there is still time to squeeze in family fun. Get ready to roar with the lions because Lion King is...

Sanford’s Roadway Royalty

In last week’s Throwback column, we provided a general overview of where many of Sanford’s notable streets got their names. This week, as a follow up, let's take a brief look at a few...

Defeat The Heat To Stay Summer Safe

It's no surprise that the sun is out in full force these days. With the days at their longest and brightest, many of us are taking advantage of the season, soaking up vitamin D...

Kelly Davis – J Glenn Edwards Elementary School

Our Welcome To Sanford Teacher of the Week is Kelly Davis of J. Glenn Edwards Elementary School. Ms. Davis is a first-grade teacher and has been a part of the JGE family for the...

Summer Re-Runs, Part 1

It happens nearly every week ...  we finalize our Monday Artist of the Week column and always have more samples of our featured artist's work, than we have space to devote! So we're going...

A Day Of Play

With the holiday weekend over, it's time to see what else July has in store. This week’s Fun Friday article focuses on a community centered event that is free and open to the public.  Saturday,...

Sanford Street Feats

We travel on them pretty much every day, but almost never give any thought to why the streets of Sanford have the names they do. This week, our Throwback feature sheds some light on...

Be The “Chair” Of Your Good Health Committee

Sometimes we find ourselves at a stage in our lives when we just aren't as physically active as we could be.  Perhaps you’ve been injured lately, have mobility issues, are too busy to hit...

Kimberly Newman – Deep River Elementary

Our Welcome To Sanford Teacher of the Week is Kimberly Newman of Deep River Elementary School. Mrs. Newman is a kindergarten teacher and has been a Gator for 17 out of her 29 years...

Springing Forward With Sanford’s Amazing Artists

Since the beginning of 2019, Welcome To Sanford has been pleased to introduce our readers and our community at-large to some of the most talented and popular artists in the area. Our weekly Artist of...

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