Orlando woman used romance scam to drain Holocaust survivor of $2.8 million | Orlando Area News | Orlando | #lovescams | #military | #datingscams

click to enlarge images: United States Attorney’s Office; Adobe A ChampionsGate woman was arrested Wednesday for defrauding an 87-year-old Holocaust survivor of $2.8 million through a romance scam, the U.S. Attorney’s Office said. The 36-year-old woman, Peaches Stergo, used a years-long scam to steal the unnamed victim’s life savings. She…

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‘When we fight, we win’: Unite Here Local 737 prevails with historic contract for Orlando hospitality workers | Orlando Area News | Orlando | #lovescams | #military | #datingscams

click to enlarge photo by McKenna Schueler/Orlando Weekly Angie McKinnon, chief negotiatior for her union Unite Here Local 737, says new the pension in their contract at the OCCC is a major victory. Hospitality workers at the third-largest convention center in the country achieved major gains this week, setting a…

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