Events

Jun 17 10:00 AM
Adults Summer programs for adults 2019
East Lake County Library 31336 Co Rd 437
Jun 18 10:00 AM
Kids Summer programs for children 2019
East Lake County Library 31336 Co Rd 437
Jun 18 10:00 AM
Adults Summer programs for adults 2019
East Lake County Library 31336 Co Rd 437
Jun 19 9:00 AM
City of Apopka Development Review Committee meeting
City of Apopka First Street and Park Avenue
Jun 19 6:30 PM
English from Zero
North Orange Branch Library 1211 E. Semoran Blvd.

Latest News

FLORIDA HOSPITAL APOPKA: How Donating Can Help You Feel Whole
Press release submission | Jun 14, 2019

Anyone familiar with the Dickens’ classic, “A Christmas Carol,” will know that the main character, Ebenezer Scrooge, was a stingy and cold-hearted man. In this novel, it’s only when Scrooge faces the ghosts of his past, present and dismal future that he realizes the joy and value of giving to others.

ASSUREDPARTNERS: Assured Partners Acquires Rivard Insurance Agency, Inc.
Press release submission | Jun 13, 2019

AssuredPartners, Inc. is pleased to announce Rivard Insurance Agency, Inc. of Boynton Beach, FL has joined AssuredPartners. The customer minded team of 17 employees will remain under the leadership of Martin Rivard. The agency currently reports $2.2 million in annualized revenues.

J. DOUGLAS WILLIAMS YMCA FAMILY CENTER: Exercise Safely This Summer

Press release submission | Jun 8, 2019

With the arrival of warmer temperatures and higher humidity, it’s important to take extra steps to stay safe while exercising – both indoors and outdoors. When you exercise, your body temperature rises and your heart rate increases.

COLD STONE CREAMERY: Cold Stone Creamery Launches Promotion In Support of STXfilms’ Upcoming Animated Feature Film ‘UglyDolls’

Press release submission | Jun 7, 2019

Cold Stone Creamery® (www.ColdStoneCreamery.com is excited to introduce a very ugly new Ice Cream Flavor, Tangy Orange, in honor of its partnership with STXfilms and the release of the movie musical event of the year UglyDolls, coming to theaters nationwide Friday, May 3, 2019.

FLORIDA HOSPITAL APOPKA: Why Are Pregnancy-Related Deaths on the Rise in the US?

Press release submission | May 31, 2019

Florida Hospital Apopka issued the following announcement on.Why Are Pregnancy-Related Deaths on the Rise in the US?

Obituaries

Obituary for Mrs. Carolyn V. MacWithey Jun 17, 2019

Carolyn Elizabeth Vokes MacWithey of Apopka, FL died at home on June 10, 2019.

Obituary for Mr. Patrick J. Billings Jun 17, 2019

Mr. Patrick J. Billings passed away on June 11, 2019.

Obituary for Mr. Mac McGuffin Jun 17, 2019

Mr. Mac McGuffin passed away on June 11, 2019.

Obituary for Mr. Bobby J. Evans Jun 11, 2019

Bobby J. Evans, 71, of Clermont, Florida passed away on June 05, 2019.

Obituary for Mrs. Eunice L. LaFavers Jun 11, 2019

Eunice L. LaFavers, 82, of Apopka, Florida, passed away June 05, 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: Which college swimming & diving program grossed the most in Florida
Local Labs News Service | Jun 17, 2019

Indian River State College, Florida Atlantic University and University of Florida top the list of highest grossing men's college swimming and diving programs in Florida in 2016

From Florida Business Daily

Schools in the U.S. with the most cross country players

Local Labs News Service | Jun 3, 2019

Here are the most popular states for college cross country

From Florida Business Daily

Schools in the U.S. with the most soccer players

Local Labs News Service | May 27, 2019

Here are the most popular states for college soccer

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