Events

Oct 16 11:00 AM
Cookie and Milk with a Cop!
North Orange Branch Library 1211 E. Semoran Blvd.
Oct 17 9:00 AM
City of Apopka Development Review Committe meeting
City of Apopka First Street and Park Avenue
Oct 17 10:30 AM
Storytime Crafts
North Orange Branch Library 1211 E. Semoran Blvd.
Oct 17 6:30 PM
English from Zero
North Orange Branch Library 1211 E. Semoran Blvd.
Oct 19 7:00 PM
Varsity Football: Wekiva High School vs. University
Wekiva High School 2501 Hiawassee Rd

Latest News

MOUNT DORA AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Guitars & Cars at Renninger's Twin Flea Markets to be held October 14
Press release submission | Oct 12, 2018

Mount Dora Area Chamber of Commerce issued the following announcement on."Renninger's Florida Twin Markets is proud to bring you GUITARS & CARS - a union of the Lake County Musician's Swap Meet AND the Lake County Classic Car & Cycle Swap Meet, Car Show and Cruise-in.

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.

Business

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.

FLORIDA HOSPITAL APOPKA: Incentivizing healthy habits: Florida Hospital partners with digital health startup Wellth to reduce readmissions

Press release submission | Oct 5, 2018

Incentivizing healthy habits: Florida Hospital partners with digital health startup Wellth to reduce readmissions

Obituaries

Obituary: Noel Marie LeBlanc Oct 13, 2018

Noel Marie LeBlanc left this earthly plane on Wednesday, October 3,2018

Obituary: Ralph Francis Babarsky Oct 13, 2018

Ralph Francis Babarsky, Sr. 78, of Mount Dora, FL passed away unexpectedly on October 10 at his residence.

Obituary: Kenneth Sheldon Brooks Oct 13, 2018

Mr. Kenneth Sheldon Brooks of Zellwood, FL, passed away on October 10, 2018 at the age of 92.

Obituary: Florence Mary Chronowski Oct 13, 2018

Florence Chronowski, of Lake Mary, passed away on October 11, 2018.

Obituary: Laura Faye Howell Oct 7, 2018

Laura Howell, 83, passed away on October 2nd, 2018 as a result of Cancer.

Business

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.

Apopka Chamber to host Business After Hours

Carrie Bradon | Sep 27, 2018

Business After Hours will be taking place at Florida Hospital/Advent Health-Apopka on Sept. 27 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Flooding from Hurricane Florence is a reminder of the dangers of being underinsured

Marian Johns | Sep 24, 2018

A recent study by Consumer Reports shows that 60 percent of all homes in the U.S. are underinsured by 20 percent.

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

Q2 real estate sales report: Tangerine
Local Labs News Service | Sep 28, 2018

Median prices rose in Tangerine over last year, and are up 54.3 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to second quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Q2 real estate sales report: South Apopka
Local Labs News Service | Sep 27, 2018

Median prices rose in South Apopka over last year, and are up 186.9 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to second quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Q2 real estate sales report: Zellwood

Local Labs News Service | Sep 26, 2018

Median prices rose in Zellwood over last year, and are down 60.1 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to second quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Q2 real estate sales report: Apopka

Local Labs News Service | Sep 25, 2018

Median prices declined in Apopka over last year, and are up 8.9 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to second quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

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