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Preparing trees and landscaping for hurricane season is an important step...

Hurricanes and tropical storms hit Florida almost every year, often causing extensive damage to homes and landscapes. You can help protect your home or...

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Summer brings with it fun outdoor activities like lounging on the beach or by the pool, taking vacations, and a host of outdoor sports....

Cook salt pork, water, pepper one hour, then add choice of...

     Dry rubbed ribs from Palmetto Creek Farms comes from the book titled From Field to Feast. This is simple to prepare and...

Veterans wave flags, meet with legislators

The Florida Association of Veteran Owned Businesses met Tuesday, June 14, at the Apopka Community Center/VFW to wave flags on Flag Day (top picture)...

A look back at ‘21-’22 sports year for Apopka Blue Darters

Members of the Apopka Blue Darters girls basketball team happily accept the district championship trophy. See more sports photos on page 1B.

Apopka man inducted into state veterans hall of fame

Apopka resident Fred Robinson has been inducted into the Florida Department of Veterans Affairs Governor’s Hall of Fame for his work over the years....

Two new officers sworn in for Apopka Police Department

Two police officers were sworn into service for the Apopka Police Department. Apopka Police Chief Mike McKinley swore in David Hurst II and Asia...

Apopka has new Parks and Recreation director

As the new Parks and Recreation Department director for the city of Apopka, Radley Williams said his top priority is to get his department...

Miss Apopka

On Tuesday, June 14, Miss Apopka Victoria Sonza was given a sendoff at the Museum of the Apopkans. Sonza will represent Apopka in the...

Catching a few rays

A Florida red-bellied turtle takes in some sun recently along the Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive. The drive is an 11-mile, one-way free drive on...
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