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Lake Apopka is the perfect place for bird watching

The Lake Apopka Wild Life Drive is home to a vast variety of birds from herons to ducks to cranes to gallinules. If you...

Prepare now for storms that can wreak havoc on weak and...

Hurricane season is here. Is your property prepared? Severe storms and hurricanes often bring high winds that can topple trees and damage irrigation systems, while...

Carrot cake with crushed pineapple, glazed, then frosted, is the best!

From, Susan Nethercote, a dear friend, we have Grampa’s Spaghetti Sauce! This comes from her own family documentary, The Jones-Morris Family Treasury (contributed to...

Well-maintained tires during summer months ensures optimal performance, safety, and longevity

Most people associate summer with fun at the beach and family vacations. But your tires can experience summer differently. As the summer temperatures rise,...

Hicks Seafood House of Apopka cuts ribbon

Hicks Seafood House of Apopka held its ribbon cutting on Wednesday, July 10. Its location is 60 E. Main St., Apopka, in the former...

City downtown brought up as concern for FY25 funding

The city is considering setting aside funds in the fiscal year 2025 budget for a downtown revitalization program, while the city is searching for...

Veterans Advisory Council awards retired sargeant

The Orange County Mayor’s Veterans Advisory Council’s Veteran of the Year Committee recently selected Sgt. Fred Robinson, USMC, Retired, as the recipient of the Orange County...

New citizens take oath on Independence Day

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services presented 20 Orlando-area residents to the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida for naturalization during...

Five bass weighing in at 16.96 pounds win X-treme Bass Series...

Hello Folks, I hope you enjoyed your weekend and hopefully you got to go fishin’. It’s really been hot and that has kept a lot...

Former WHS baseball player Logan Gilbert is an All-Star

Former Wekiva High School player Logan Gilbert was selected to the American League All-Star team for the first time in his career. Gilbert plays...