Preparing for Hurricane Irma in Sanford
Sep07

Preparing for Hurricane Irma in Sanford

We want you and your loved ones to stay safe as Hurricane Irma approaches the Florida coastline. We’ve gathered a wealth of information from local sources and placed them all here in one easy to reference location. We ask that you treat others with kindness while you prepare for this storm, we are all in this together and as always we stand stronger together! City of Sanford Emergency Management...

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Historic Sanford Fire Station turned Airbnb!
Sep01

Historic Sanford Fire Station turned Airbnb!

Whether it’s a vacation or a staycation, we all love a little r&r. And boy, have we found the perfect place for you! Built in 1887, 130 years later the Sanford Fire Station still stands today. Except instead of being filled with firemen (sorry ladies) and fire station equipment it’s now filled with retro furniture, eclectic art and 4 beds. We met with Airbnb host Jenn and one of the Fire Station owners, Adam, as they...

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Pedal Driven Bike Shop Opens in Sanford!
Aug17

Pedal Driven Bike Shop Opens in Sanford!

  If you own a bike and live in the historic district then chances are you have already been to, if not already taken your bike in or recently purchased bike accessories/a bike from Sanford’s new bike shop, Pedal Driven. It seemed as though everywhere I went or every time I hopped onto social media I was hearing or seeing something about Pedal Driven, but I was feeling so out of the loop. What was this magical place...

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Ricky’s Chicken in Sanford
Jun29

Ricky’s Chicken in Sanford

Ricky’s Chicken 406 s sanford ave. Sanford, Florida, FL 32771 Think back, what were you doing at the age of 10? For Ricky’s Chicken owner, Ricardo (or Ricky as most call him) he was already planning his future and cooking in the kitchen. He loved to cook meals and play with different flavors to see what he could come up with. And today he continues to create his own dishes, except now he has an extensive background in the...

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Exciting news from Wondermade!!
Jun08

Exciting news from Wondermade!!

Is it just me or do you feel the need to show off Wondermade any time anyone new comes into Sanford? Well, as if we needed another reason to pop in to the deliciously sweet tasting store, there are soon to be even more reasons why we should show it off – and we are here to fill you in on just what’s going on with all those balloons that have been hanging out in the store’s windows. I sat down with Wondermade owner...

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