Often what one finds in mainstream is rivalled by what is found off the beaten path. Such is the case with Contemporary Masters, Inc. Located at 9401 West Colonial Drive in the Orlando sister city of Ocoee, houses some of the area’s most unique art works while providing art programming for disadvantaged youth. Their website features contributions from members not only living in the Orlando area but also from artists across the country. Be sure to check them out at https://contemporarymastersinc.com. Email contemporarymastersinc@gmail.com or call 321-474-2632.

Something Fishy in Apopka boasts a diverse seafood menu with a little something for every foodie.

Located at 2107 East Semoran Boulevard, their menu includes ‘House Specials’, Po’ Boys, Lobster Rolls and ‘not so fishy’ choices. The six-ounce lump crab cake served on a bed of greens is an excellent entrée’ as is the four-ounce lobster roll. Something Fishy offers Swai , Whiting and Pollack meals as well as Argentine red shrimp and House garlic parmesan peppercorn grits on Saturdays and Sundays. Their ‘Knot So Fishy’ menu choices include burgers and chicken fingers. For more information or to order online, visit https://www.somethingfishyapopka.com or phone 407-703-4850.


Enjoy the Street Party in downtown Eustis every first Friday of every month. It’s a free community event that features live music and entertainment, food and fun for the whole family! The event is from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. and parking in downtown Eustis is easy. See http://www.mountdorabuzz.com for details.


About the author

Sharon Fletcher Jones is a true Libra, an action-ist, and a budget fashionista. The Portsmouth, Virginia native is also an employment specialist with Goodwill Industries, a life coach and an associate editor at ONYX Magazine. Stacey’s mom (literally) has got it going on. Fletcher Jones’ personal mantra is “It’s the dash that counts.”


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