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Apopka Youth Works

Apopka Youth Works held a Closing Ceremony at Highland Manor. Apopka Youth Works is a program in partnership with CareerSource Central Florida that provided...

Community gets first look at new mural capturing Apopka’s history

The room was so packed some audience members had to stand. This was the scene of City Hall as a mural chronicling Apopka’s past...

APD gives to teachers

Elementary school teachers each received money thanks to the inaugural Back to School Shopping Event. Pictured are teacher Leigha Jackson (l.) and Apopka Police...

Loaves & Fishes expansion progressing

“We all want to thank the community so very, very much for supporting Loaves & Fishes... we look forward to helping and giving more...

ASCE names Apopka man Engineer of the Year

Mark Van Hala is a professional civil engineer and serves in the Orange County One Stop Shop as the Public Works representative. Read about...

APD National Night Out

The Apopka Police Department hosted National Night Out Tuesday, Aug. 4, at the Piedmont Lakes community. Read more on the APD National Nigh Out...

Packinghouse artifacts donated to Zellwood Historical Society

The son of one of the owners of the Zellwood Fruit Distributors (ZFD), Julian Meitin packinghouse donated artifacts from the packinghouse to the Zellwood...

4-H Club member gets inducted into the Florida Hall of Fame

Shirley Risser has been very involved in 4-H, Extension, and other civic groups for almost 50 years. Read more about her accomplishment on page...

Pollards share secret of married life

Prince and Annie Pollard have been married for 50 years, and lived in Apopka for 49 years. Read about their family and what they...

Fishin’s been good along chains thanks to rain

Hello Folks, We are gettin’ plenty of rain and by lookin’ at the ponds and lakes near my house, you can see the water is...