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City begins leadership program for Apopka high school students

The city of Apopka launched its youth-oriented leadership program that will equip high school students with leadership skills, a deeper knowledge of civics and...

Helping others at Thanksgiving

Loaves & Fishes volunteers Linda Fritsche and Denny Lee pack bags with Thanksgiving dinner supplies on Monday, November 25, as the faith-based social service...

County seeking residents’ input about transportation

Elected Orange County officials will conduct a transportation town hall meeting for Northwest Orange County to gather public input on transportation challenges and needs. Orange...

In state semifinal

Apopka Blue Darters quarterback Jaquan Lowman tries to avoid a tackler Friday, November 22, during the Dar-ters’ game against Sanford Seminole. Apopka will play...

Moving to Apopka, private school holds groundbreaking

About 170 people attended the groundbreaking ceremony for a K-12 private school’s new, expanded campus that will offer more amenities and programs than its...

Nighttime traffic detour needed for Wekiva Parkway pavement repairs

Crews are scheduled Tuesday, November 26, 9 p.m.-6 a.m. to detour traffic off State Road 46 as part of constructing the Wekiva Parkway (State...

Residents of Rock Springs Ridge pack City Council meeting room

Several residents of Rock Springs Ridge (RSR) spoke during the public comments portion of the City Council’s meeting. Find out what concerns were brought...

Former state legislator will be parade grand marshal

A former state legislator, who had worked to secure funding for a recreational center in Apopka, is the grand marshal at this year’s Apopka...

City commissioner leads effort for satellite campus of FAMU

City Commissioner Alexander Smith is spearheading an effort to bring a satellite campus of Florida A&M University to Apopka. Find out if plans are...

Chamber hears from top law officers

Apopka Police Chief Michael McKinley and Orange County Sheriff John Mina discussed how their departments tackle many social issues. Read about what issues they...

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