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Five budget workshops set next week for city

“What this is going to do is two things: It’s going to enlighten the public as to what is in the budget and enlighten...

Construction begins on new school campus

This rendering shows what the new Dream Lake Elementary School campus will look like when it opens for the first time in August 2016....

Foliage pioneer Ralph Faircloth dies at 89

Foliage pioneer Ralph Faircloth dies at 89

Marijuana dumped at landfill off Keene Road in Apopka

Waste Management employees discovered bags of marijuana were discovered at a dumpster off of Keene Road.

Moms who lost sons to violence will hold remembrance walk

Barbara Miles began a local support group after her son was killed. At least 100 people are expected to attend the walk in South...

Building on the way up

Construction is continuing on the Goodwill building in Apopka. Find out what features this new building will have in addition to the traditional Goodwill...

Youth from church helping others locally, elsewhere

This summer, the students of First Baptist Church Sweetwater have once again stepped outside the walls of their local congregation to be the “hands...

Apopka police seeking bank robber with Scooby Doo shirt

Apopka police are seeking a man who robbed a Fifth Third Bank while wearing a green shirt with a Scooby Do cartoon on the...

Families add joy to their lives by adopting foster kids

Read the stories of families that have committed to learning resources in becoming foster parents and the impact it has had on their lives.

Apopka Elementary School mural will educate students on city history

Apopka Elementary School is getting colorful addition to the school: a new mural chronicling the school and the city’s history to educate as well...
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