Events

May 29 9:00 AM
City of Apopka Development Review Committee meeting
City of Apopka First Street and Park Avenue
May 29 6:30 PM
English from Zero
North Orange Branch Library 1211 E. Semoran Blvd.
Jun 01 1:30 PM
City of Apopka City Council meeting
Apopka City Council 120 E Main St
Jun 05 9:00 AM
City of Apopka Development Review Committee meeting
City of Apopka First Street and Park Avenue
Jun 05 6:30 PM
English from Zero
North Orange Branch Library 1211 E. Semoran Blvd.

Latest News

NORTH ORANGE BRANCH LIBRARY: Fairview Shores Branch Grand Opening Celebration, June 8
Press release submission | May 23, 2019

The Orange County Library System is excited to announce that the new Fairview Shores Branch will host its grand opening celebration on Saturday, June 8.

LIVETRENDS DESIGN GROUP: CenturyLink Foundation Awards over $750,000 in Technology Grants across 34 States
Press release submission | May 22, 2019

The Teachers and Technology program, which is designed to improve how classrooms leverage technology and innovation, has awarded more than $11 million since its inception

FLORIDA HOSPITAL APOPKA: Depression After Stroke: How to Recover in Body and Mind

Press release submission | May 20, 2019

A stroke happens when an artery in the brain gets blocked or bursts. When it damages parts of the brain that control movement, a stroke can lead to trouble with walking or speaking.

FLORIDA HOSPITAL APOPKA: How Dancing Prepares You for Birth

Press release submission | May 19, 2019

Preparing for motherhood and the birth of your child is a special time filled with “firsts” and new experiences. There’s a lot to know about the process, how it will affect your body and what to expect during labor.

ASSUREDPARTNERS: AssuredPartners Acquires Esser Hayes Insurance Group, Inc.

Press release submission | May 12, 2019

AssuredPartners, Inc. is pleased to announce Esser Hayes Insurance Group, Inc. of Naperville, IL has joined AssuredPartners.

Obituaries

Obituary: Mrs. Hilda Torres May 20, 2019

Hilda Torres, 81, of Apopka, Florida, passed away May 13, 2019.

Obituary: Mr. Larry C. Pohlmann May 20, 2019

Larry C. Pohlmann, 66, of Melbourne, Florida passed away on May 16, 2019.

Obituary for Mr. Allen J. Capley May 20, 2019

Mr. Allen J. Capley passed away on May 13, 2019.

Obituary for Morris Alfred Burrows May 14, 2019

Morris Alfred Burrows, 70, of Orlando, Florida, passed away May 07, 2019.

Obituary for Mrs. Zandra Campbell May 13, 2019

Zandra Campbell, 80, of Ocoee, Florida passed away on May 08, 2019.

Business

Analysis: Florida Hospital Orlando ranked among top U.S. hospitals
Florida Local New Network reports | Mar 8, 2019

Florida Hospital Orlando was listed among the top facilities in the nation in a study of patient care by Healthgrades.com, a company that aims to help hospitals maintain customer loyalty and provide objective health information to patients

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.

Education

Analysis: University of Florida's engineering program ranks 45th best in the nation, study finds
Florida Business Daily reports | May 19, 2019

University of Florida finished in a tie for 45th in a ranking of best engineering programs by U.S. News that examined 199 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: University of Florida medical school ranks 53rd best for primary care in the nation
Florida Business Daily reports | May 10, 2019

University of Florida finished in a tie for 53rd in a ranking of best medical schools for primary care by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.

From Florida Business Daily

Analysis: Which college baseball program grossed the most in the U.S.

Local Labs News Service | May 6, 2019

University of Central Florida tops the list of highest grossing college baseball programs nationwide in 2016

From Florida Business Daily

Analysis: Which college outdoor track program grossed the most in the U.S.

Local Labs News Service | Apr 29, 2019

Bethune-Cookman University and Florida Institute of Technology top the list of highest grossing college outdoor track programs nationwide in 2016

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

Apopka home sales, April 7-13, 2019
Local Labs News Service | Apr 15, 2019

According to BlockShopper.com, the following residential sales were reported for the week of April 7-13, 2019.

Home sales in Apopka, March 31-April 6, 2019
Local Labs News Service | Apr 8, 2019

According to BlockShopper.com, there were two reported residential sales in Apopka for the week of March 31-April 6, 2019.

Recent Apopka home sales, March 24-30, 2019

Local Labs News Service | Apr 1, 2019

According to BlockShopper.com, the following residential sales were reported for the week of March 24-30, 2019.

Recent Apopka home sales, March 10-16, 2019

Local Labs News Service | Mar 29, 2019

According to BlockShopper.com, the following residential sales were reported for the week of March 10-16, 2019.

Sports

Analysis: University of Central Florida posts third highest gender pay gap for head coaches in Florida
Florida Local News Network reports | Nov 19, 2018

Men’s head coach salaries at University of Central Florida outpaced women’s team coaches by 352 percent, according to an Apopka Times analysis of recent U.S. Department of Education data.

Florida News Network