Sanford, Florida

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stadium located in Sanford, Florida. The ballpark is located just south of Lake Monroe on Mellonville Avenue, less than a mile from Historic Downtown Sanford. The stadium stands near the site of the old Sanford Field, which was originally built in 1926. 1 The new stadium was built in 1951 as the Spring Training Facility of the New York Giants. Many Major League stars have played in the stadiums including Babe Ruth, Jackie Robinson, Willie Mays, Tim Raines, and David Eckstein. Sanford Field

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March 2012 there were 53,570 people residing in the city. The population density was 2,333.4 inhabitants per square mile (6,043 km²). There were 23,061 housing units and 18,911 households. The average number of persons per household was 2.64. The median income for a household in the city was $43,470. The per capita income for the city was $20,588. About 18.5% of the population were below the poverty line. Crime


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University of Colorado , Arkansas State University (Arkansas State Red Wolves) and Ohio State University (Ohio State Buckeyes). These websites also provide for live video and audio coverage. '''New Tribes Mission''' (NTM) is an international, theologically evangelical (Evangelicalism) Christian (Christianity) mission (Mission (Christian)) organization based in Sanford, Florida, United States. NTM has approximately 3,300 missionaries in more than 20 nations, second only


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, managed by Sox catcher A.J. Pierzynski at TNA's Against All Odds (TNA Against All Odds) pay-per-view. History The '''Tampa, Peace Creek and St. Johns River Railroad''' was incorporated in 1879, and on June 27, 1881 the name was changed to the '''Jacksonville, Tampa and Key West Railway'''. The '''Palatka and Indian River Railroad''' was incorporated in 1881 to run from Palatka (Palatka, Florida) south past Sanford (Sanford, Florida). The JT&KW bought it in 1887. Eventually the JT


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of Alex's brother James, and inspired his uncle's 1970 hit "Sweet Baby James (Sweet Baby James (song))." Alex Taylor suffered a heart attack (myocardial infarction) on March 7, 1993 in Sanford, Florida, while recording a third album at King Snake Records Studio. He died without regaining consciousness on March 12, 1993, age 46. He was survived by his wife Brent B. Taylor, then age 46, of West Tisbury, his two sons, and granddaughters Caroline, Anna Kate, Paige, and Claudia


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States American professional (Professional baseball) baseball player. He played as a left fielder in Major League Baseball for six teams from 1979 to 2002 and was best known for his 13 seasons with the Montreal Expos. He is regarded as one of the best leadoff hitters (batting order (baseball)) and baserunners (baserunning) in baseball history. In 2001, Bill James ranked Raines as the second greatest leadoff player


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+florida&hl en The hurricane was one of two major hurricanes (tropical cyclone scales#Atlantic Ocean) – a Category 3 or higher on the Saffir-Simpson scale (Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Scale) – to hit the state in 1950. It was the first time on record that two storms of such intensity hit Florida in the same year, and has only been repeated since in 2004 (2004 Atlantic hurricane season) with hurricanes Charley (Hurricane Charley) and Jeanne (Hurricane Jeanne), and in 2005 (2005 Atlantic hurricane season) with hurricanes Dennis (Hurricane Dennis) and Wilma (Hurricane Wilma). Genre Thrash metal Metalcore


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of Alex's brother James, and inspired his uncle's 1970 hit "Sweet Baby James (Sweet Baby James (song))." Alex Taylor suffered a heart attack (myocardial infarction) on March 7, 1993 in Sanford, Florida, while recording a third album at King Snake Records Studio. He died without regaining consciousness on March 12, 1993, age 46. He was survived by his wife Brent B. Taylor, then age 46, of West Tisbury, his two sons, and granddaughters Caroline, Anna Kate, Paige, and Claudia


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Sanford, Florida

'''Sanford''' is a port city in the central region of the State (U.S. state) of Florida. It is the county seat of Seminole County (Seminole County, Florida). As of the 2010 census (2010 United States Census), the city had a population of 53,570. It is a principal city of the Orlando–Kissimmee–Sanford, FL Metropolitan Statistical Area (Greater Orlando), which was home to 2,134,411 people as of the 2010 census (2010 United States Census).

Known as the "Historic Waterfront Gateway City," Sanford sits on the southern shore of Lake Monroe (Lake Monroe (Florida)) at the head of navigation on the St. Johns River. Native Americans first settled in the area thousands of years before the city was formed. The Seminoles would arrive in the area in the 18th century. During the Second Seminole War in 1836, the United States Army established Camp Monroe and built a road that is currently known as Mellonville Avenue. The city sits approximately northeast of Orlando (Orlando, Florida).

Sanford is home to Seminole State College of Florida and the Central Florida Zoo and Botanical Gardens. Its downtown attracts tourists with shops, restaurants, a marina, and a lakefront walking trail. The Orlando Sanford International Airport, which is in the heart of the town and headquarters the Aerosim Flight Academy (formerly the Delta Connection Academy), functions as the secondary commercial airport for international and domestic carriers in the Orlando metropolitan area. The city gained international media attention in 2012 following the shooting of Trayvon Martin.

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