Events

Nov 19 7:00 PM
Apopka Elks Loodge regular meeting
Apopka Elks Lodge 201 W. Orange St.
Nov 20 7:00 PM
Apopka City Council meeting
Apopka City Council 120 E Main St
Nov 21 9:00 AM
City of Apopka Development Review Committe meeting
City of Apopka First Street and Park Avenue
Nov 21 10:30 AM
Storytime Crafts
North Orange Branch Library 1211 E. Semoran Blvd.
Nov 21 6:30 PM
Apopka Knights of Columbus 4th Degree General Meeting
Apopka Knights of Columbus 644 Lexington Pkwy

Latest News

Real Estate
Opendoor Property D LLC acquire 416 Haverlake Circle, Apopka
Local Labs News Service | Nov 17, 2018

On Oct. 29, 2018, David S. and Margaret B. Fults purchased a four bedroom, two bathroom home at 416 Haverlake Circle, Apopka from Opendoor Property D LLC for $299,000.

Real Estate
Burnette Preddie acquires 605 Parker Lee Loop, Apopka
Local Labs News Service | Nov 17, 2018

The four bedroom, two bathroom property at 605 Parker Lee Loop, Apopka was sold on Nov. 1, 2018 by James III and Richardean Smith for $252,000. The buyer was Burnette Preddie.

Real Estate

April L. and Kelly G. McDonald acquire 1425 Lake Francis Drive, Apopka

Local Labs News Service | Nov 17, 2018

The four bedroom, 2.5 bathroom home at 1425 Lake Francis Drive, Apopka was sold on Oct. 25, 2018 by Fairhomes Attwood Properties LLC for $295,000. The buyers were April L. and Kelly G. McDonald.

Real Estate

P and K Holdings LLC acquire 944 Encourte Green, Apopka

Local Labs News Service | Nov 16, 2018

The three bedroom, three bathroom home at 944 Encourte Green, Apopka was sold on Oct. 11, 2018 by Christopher J. Cowley for $55,000. The buyers were P and K Holdings LLC.

Real Estate

Austin A. Ross Jr. and Austin R. Ross acquire 2381 Yellow Grass Court, Apopka

Local Labs News Service | Nov 16, 2018

The three bedroom, two bathroom home at 2381 Yellow Grass Court, Apopka was sold on Oct. 12, 2018 by Austin A. Ross Jr. and Austin R. Ross for $248,000. The buyers were Elaine PE and John Philip PE.

Real Estate

Investments By Jcsi LLC sells 2402 Canterclub Trail, Apopka

Local Labs News Service | Nov 16, 2018

On Oct. 15, 2018, Ernesto Ruano Mamud purchased a three bedroom, two bathroom home at 2402 Canterclub Trail, Apopka from Investments By Jcsi LLC for $270,000.

Obituaries

Obituary: James C. “Jay” Davis Nov 19, 2018

James C. “Jay” Davis, 83, passed away peacefully on November 13, 2018 under the care of Cornerstone Hospice.

Obituary for Shorty Abbenante Nov 19, 2018

Shorty Abbenante, 80, of Dunnellon, FL passed away November 15, 2018.

Obituary: Dennis Franklin Hrzenak Nov 19, 2018

It is with great sorrow we announce that Dennis Franklin Hrzenak, 74, of Fort Myers, passed away on Wednesday,

Obituary: Megan Marie Shepard Nov 19, 2018

Megan Marie Shepard, 61 of Apopka, FL passed away on November 15, 2018.

Obituary for: Bradford Fredette Nov 12, 2018

On November 6, 2018, in New Smyrna Beach, Florida, Brad “Doc” Fredette, husband, father and grandfather passed away at the age of 73.

Business

Florida gets above-average marks on financial transparency
Florida Local News Network reports | Nov 15, 2018

Florida received a score of 76 on making key financial information accessible and understandable to the public, according to a new report from Truth in Accounting (TIA), a Chicago-based policy institute.

SEMINOLE COUNTY REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Arts Alive in Seminole! to benefit The Foundation for Seminole County Public Schools to be held October 27
Press release submission | Oct 25, 2018

Join us for the 22nd Anniversary of Arts Alive in Seminole!, presented by Orlando Health South Seminole Hospital, on Saturday, October 27, 2018 at the Westin Lake Mary.

SEMINOLE COUNTY REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: 9th Annual Walk-n-Roll-a-Thon to be held October 13

Press release submission | Oct 11, 2018

Clients, family, friends and concerned individuals “Walk” for those with Spinal Cord Injuries that are trying to further their recovery efforts.

Changes to your property often mean revising your homeowners insurance

Marian Johns | Oct 5, 2018

Just as the season is beginning to change, so might the things around your house. That's why it's a good idea to think about reviewing your home insurance coverage.

Education

Byrd seeks District 7 seat on Orange County School Board
Carrie Bradon | Sep 1, 2018

Melissa Byrd is running for the Orange County School Board's District 7 seat.

McElveen named athletic director at Olympia High School
Carrie Bradon | Aug 13, 2018

After coaching at Apopka High School, Kevin McElveen has accepted a position as athletic director of Olympia High School.

From Florida Business Daily

University of Miami tops in Florida for women's athletic student aid

Florida Business Daily reports | Aug 6, 2018

University of Miami spends $32,104 per player on student aid for its women’s team athletes – the highest rate among Florida colleges, according to an Higher Education Tribune analysis of U.S. Department of Education data.

Golf Academy of America-Orlando enrolls 115 undergrads

Local Labs News Service | Aug 6, 2018

At Golf Academy of America-Orlando, 70 percent of undergraduate students are nontraditional students - age 25 or older - and 97 percent are male, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Family

FLORIDA HOSPITAL APOPKA: Multidisciplinary Breast Cancer Clinic brings comprehensive care to Florida Hospital Altamonte
Press release submission | Oct 11, 2018

Florida Hospital is taking an innovative approach to make breast-cancer care more convenient and less stressful for patients.

Apopka Chamber to host BBQ and Blues event
Carrie Bradon | Sep 7, 2018

Baby Blues and the No Attitude Bank will be the featured musicians.

Real Estate

Opendoor Property D LLC acquire 416 Haverlake Circle, Apopka
Local Labs News Service | Nov 17, 2018

On Oct. 29, 2018, David S. and Margaret B. Fults purchased a four bedroom, two bathroom home at 416 Haverlake Circle, Apopka from Opendoor Property D LLC for $299,000.

Burnette Preddie acquires 605 Parker Lee Loop, Apopka
Local Labs News Service | Nov 17, 2018

The four bedroom, two bathroom property at 605 Parker Lee Loop, Apopka was sold on Nov. 1, 2018 by James III and Richardean Smith for $252,000. The buyer was Burnette Preddie.

April L. and Kelly G. McDonald acquire 1425 Lake Francis Drive, Apopka

Local Labs News Service | Nov 17, 2018

The four bedroom, 2.5 bathroom home at 1425 Lake Francis Drive, Apopka was sold on Oct. 25, 2018 by Fairhomes Attwood Properties LLC for $295,000. The buyers were April L. and Kelly G. McDonald.

P and K Holdings LLC acquire 944 Encourte Green, Apopka

Local Labs News Service | Nov 16, 2018

The three bedroom, three bathroom home at 944 Encourte Green, Apopka was sold on Oct. 11, 2018 by Christopher J. Cowley for $55,000. The buyers were P and K Holdings LLC.

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