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 new police officers take oath

Five new officers took an oath to serve and protect while being sworn-in at Apopka City Hall last week by Apopka Police Chief Michael...

Apopka-area FFA color guard presents colors

On June 11 at the opening of the FFA (Future Farmers of America) 96th convention in Orlando, the Apopka-area FFA color guard presented the...

‘I’m watching you’

Many wildlife species, like this gator as photographed on Friday, June 21, can be seen at Apopka Wildlife Drive, located on the North Shore...

The Orange County Clerk of Courts may have money for you

The Orange County Clerk’s Office may have some unclaimed money for you. Individuals, businesses and organizations may look at the unclaimed checks list at...

Man killed in Zellwood car crash

Troopers were on the scene of a fatal crash that occurred at approximately 5:36 a.m. on Friday, June 28, in Zellwood, according to Florida...

Foliage Sertoma Club inducts new members, installs officers at luncheon

Thirty-two members and guests of the Foliage Sertoma Club of Apopka held their first event of a year-long planned celebration to commemorate the club’s...

Road transfers from Orange County to city are approved

The Apopka City Council approved 5-0 each on three road transfers from Orange County to the city so the city could upgrade these infrastructures...