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GuideWell Innovation and Healthbox to help startups in Lake Nona

GuideWell Innovation and Healthbox to help startups in Lake Nona

GideWell Innovation and Healthbox announced Thursday that they are partnering to create a program to help startup companies get on their feet. Beginning May 16, the Florida Studio in Partnership with GuideWell Innovation will be held at the new GuideWell Innovation Center in Lake Nona for eight weeks. The studio’s main focus is companies that [...]

Nemours: Redesigned ER Model Limits Stressors for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Nemours: Redesigned ER Model Limits Stressors for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

From Nemours: Innovative Pilot Program Improves Emergency Care for Children and Families by Reducing Sensory Overload Eliminating unnecessary stimulation in the emergency department, Nemours Children’s Hospital (NCH) has developed a new model for providing care to children with autism spectrum disorder, developmental delays and other behavioral conditions. The redesigned care model is specially designed to [...]

The Nation’s Foremost Health Industry Leaders and Innovators Gather to Explore and Activate New Ideas in Health and Wellness at the 2016 Lake Nona Impact Forum

The Nation’s Foremost Health Industry Leaders and Innovators Gather to Explore and Activate New Ideas in Health and Wellness at the 2016 Lake Nona Impact Forum

Next week, 250 of the nation’s top CEOs, health care entrepreneurs and innovators, government officials and other thought leaders will discuss and develop solutions to improve health, wellness and sustainable living throughout the world during a series of collaborative, action-oriented discussions about the impact of healthy community innovation; sports health and performance; progress and challenges [...]

Lake Nona man shot by attempted car burglars

Lake Nona man shot by attempted car burglars

A man was shot Tuesday night as he chased two attempted car burglars in Lake Nona, the Orange County Sheriff’s Office said. The shooting occurred in the Moss Park Commons complex in Lake Nona Tuesday night around 11:30pm as the 30-year-old man confronted two men attempting to break into his car. According to police, he [...]

3 questions with the man bringing specialty grocer to Lake Nona area

3 questions with the man bringing specialty grocer to Lake Nona area

When Nathan Landers read on Facebook that residents in the Lake Nona area were asking for a Trader Joe’s or similar niche grocer, he knew he had a golden opportunity. The president of Palm Beach Gardens-based retail developer Blackfin Partners said his company adjusted plans for a new shopping center it wants to build near [...]

Lake Nona’s Canvas Restaurant opens TODAY!

Lake Nona’s Canvas Restaurant opens TODAY!

Canvas will be an anchor in Lake Nona’s burgeoning food scene (along with locations of Bavaro’s Pizza Napoletana and Bosphorous Turkish Cuisine when they open later this year). Executive chef Bryan Thoman’s menu will comprise “new American cuisine influenced by Florida’s Southern and Latin American roots.” Some of the starters that will appear on the [...]

Tropical Smoothie coming to Medical City

Tropical Smoothie coming to Medical City

Tropical Smoothie Café signed a lease for 1,431 square feet in Medical City’s Vickrey Place shopping center on Narcoossee Road, adjacent to Valencia College. There’s not much other news for now, but we want to keep you informed when hear about new businesses plan to come to Lake Nona.

Medical City’s Regis Office Complex Nearing Capacity with new Tenant

Medical City’s Regis Office Complex Nearing Capacity with new Tenant

Home health care services provider Nurse on Call inked a lease for 11,667 square feet of office space on both the first and second floors of the office building. Nurse on Call will join Lake Nona developer Tavistock Development, Luxembourg-based global workplace provider Regus and a Nemours Children’s Hospital administrative office as tenants in the [...]

Massive Bike Trail planned, linking Lake Nona, Kissimmee, and Saint Cloud

Massive Bike Trail planned, linking Lake Nona, Kissimmee, and Saint Cloud

Lake Nona has 44 miles of trails for biking, walking, and running. And now, Saint Cloud’s new city manager, Joe Helgenberger, wants to link those trails with trails in Kissimmee and Saint Cloud. Details are slim at the moment, but The Daily City has created an illustration (above) showing what this could look like. They [...]

Juice Bike Share expanding to Lake Nona

Juice Bike Share expanding to Lake Nona

Sticking with its focus on healthy living, Lake Nona will now be getting a Juice Bike Share hub. Starting next month (January), there will be three pick up/drop off locations in Lake Nona Towne Center, Laureate Park Village, and GuideWell Innovation. With over 44 miles of trails to explore in Lake Nona, these bikes are [...]