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New rendering of Magnolia Park improvements shows no reference to airboats,...

In reaction to public outcry over Orange County's willingness to allow airboats and seaplanes at Lake Apopka, a new rendering of the Magnolia Park ecotourism...

33-year veteran takes over as fire chief

Chuck Carnesale, who has been with the Apopka Fire Department in one way or another for 33 years, was named the new fire chief....

Art and foliage highlight annual Apopka festival

Back for its 58th year this weekend, the popular Apopka Art and Foliage Festival will continue its legacy of bringing the community together as...

Mayor: Light industrial, residential areas can co-exist

Mayor Joe Kilsheimer stands on the city’s Leroy Gilliam Training Center property that borders another piece of property the city owns. Find out what...

City of Apopka’s new website will make its debut

The city of Apopka will unveil three new websites for an update to the city’s online information platforms. A completely new design for the...

Bids for Apopka’s splash pad spur controversy among competing contractors

The City Council voted 4-0 Wednesday, August 2, to waive the late bid submittal of one contractor to build Apopka's splash pad and let...

New Miss Apopka is crowned

Madison Zavitz is crowned Miss Apopka 2019 by Taylor Tyson, Miss Apopka, on Saturday, October 6, during the Miss Apopka Pageant held at Apopka...

Apopka will host Firefighter Combat Challenge

Teams of firefighters from across the nation and internationally have converged on Apopka for the ultimate challenge of physical agility, speed and life-saving skills.

Developer: Highland Manor will likely stay in Apopka city center

There’s a strong likelihood that the Highland Manor building will not be torn down or moved from its current site as part of the...

Tickets are now available for Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast

Tickets are now available for the Apopka Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast slated for Thursday, May 2, at the Apopka Community Center/VFW Post, 519 S. Central...