Events

Nov 16 6:00 PM
City of Apopka Community Redevelopment Agency meeting
City of Apopka 120 E Main St
Nov 20 9:00 AM
City of Apopka Development Review Committee meeting
City of Apopka 120 E Main St
Nov 21 1:30 PM
City of Apopka Pension Board meeting
City of Apopka 120 E Main St
Nov 27 9:00 AM
City of Apopka Development Review Committee meeting
City of Apopka 120 E Main St
Dec 01 1:30 PM
City of Apopka City Council meeting
Apopka City Council 120 E Main St

Latest News

CENTURYLINK: 5 Primary Activities For CIOs Transforming To A Data-Driven Organization
Press release submission | Nov 9, 2019

It’s become popular and almost cliché for CIOs, chief data officers, and IT leaders to proclaim the need to transform into a data-driven organization.

CENTURYLINK: Redefining The Purpose Of Brick And Mortar Retail
Press release submission | Nov 7, 2019

The next time you find yourself in any major city take a moment and look around. Almost without exception the retail landscape you see around you was built in the pre-internet era.

FLORIDA HOSPITAL APOPKA: How Magnetic Eyelashes and MRI Scans Don’t Mix

Press release submission | Nov 1, 2019

Magnetic eyelashes have become a popular fashion trend, but when it comes to your next MRI test, they could pose some risks to you and the diagnostic quality of your imaging results.

FLORIDA HOSPITAL APOPKA: Holiday Traveling: 3 Tips to Keep Your Spine Safe

Press release submission | Oct 31, 2019

With the holiday season comes many hours of commuting, shopping, heavy lifting and, for many people, traveling. As the weather turns wintery and the bustling season of cheer draws near, be mindful of extra strain on your spine as you drive and fly.

CENTURYLINK: How to Make the Most of Your SD-WAN Deployment

Press release submission | Oct 25, 2019

Chris Rezentes, Director, Product Management (Network), CenturyLink Asia Pacific22 October 2019 | Chris Rezentes, Director, Product Management (Network), CenturyLink Asia Pacific

CENTURYLINK: Beyond Data Recovery: A CIO’s Perspective On Digital Preservation

Press release submission | Oct 24, 2019

While most IT organizations have taken the time to establish data backup and recovery procedures as part of their overall operations, few consider long term digital preservation as part of data protection planning.

Obituaries

Obituary: Charles Joseph “Chuck” Wolfe Nov 12, 2019

Charles Joseph “Chuck” Wolfe, age 67 of Abbeville (Hardridge Creek Community) died Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at his home.

Obituary: Jesse Tyler Wilson Nov 12, 2019

Jesse Tyler Wilson, 21, of Apopka, Florida passed away on November 07, 2019.

Obituary: Frank J. Perzanowski Nov 12, 2019

Frank J. Perzanowski of Whiting, IN, Chicago, IL, Syracuse, IN, and Estero, FL, passed away peacefully on November 4, 2019, at the age of 81

Obituary: James (Jim) Champion Nov 5, 2019

James (Jim) Champion passed away on Oct. 30, 2019.

Obituary: Gladys Bell Nov 5, 2019

Gladys Bell was born in February of 1938 in Chicago and as she had accepted the Lord as her personal Savior at an early age she went to be with her Lord on October 28, 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

Which Florida schools receive the most state student aid?
Local Labs News Service | Nov 4, 2019

University of Florida, Florida State University and University of Central Florida reported receiving the most state financial aid during the 2018-19 academic year among Florida schools.

Which U.S. schools receive the least state student aid?
Local Labs News Service | Oct 28, 2019

RIVEROAK Technical College, Gwinnett Institute and South University-West Palm Beach reported receiving the least state financial aid in the state during the 2018-19 academic year among U.S. schools.

From Florida Business Daily

Which Florida schools receive the least state student aid?

Local Labs News Service | Oct 21, 2019

RIVEROAK Technical College, Lindsey Hopkins Technical College and Gwinnett Institute reported receiving the least state financial aid during the 2018-19 academic year among Florida schools.

From Florida Business Daily

2017-2018 pay for starting teachers in Florida averaged $37,636

Florida Business Daily Reports | Oct 18, 2019

A beginning teacher’s salary in Florida averaged $37,636 for the 2017-2018 school year, the 27th highest rank among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to data analyzed by the National Education Association (NEA).

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.

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