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Arrest clears many local car burglaries

The arrest last week of a Lake County man by Apopka police has resulted in the recovery of an estimated stolen merchandise. Find out...

1923 – U.S. recognizes, memorializes American war dead in overseas battles

On March 4, 1923, President Warren Harding signed legislation that established the American Battle Monuments Commission (ABMC). Read more on this agency and what...

COVID-19: Governor DeSantis issues month-long statewide stay-at-home order

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis has issued a nearly month-long statewide stay-at-home order that will start at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, April 3...

Higher property taxes in play by city as way to balance...

Apopka’s City Council will take a hard look at raising property taxes as the city leaders look to balance the 2018-2019 budget that they...

First Apopka Family, Faith, Food Festival defies rain, wind and chill

The first Apopka Family, Faith, Food Festival defied rain, wind and chill at the Apopka Amphitheater on Saturday, January 7, when guests watched local music acts...

Wekiwa Springs State Park honors Earth Day with natural elements program

Wekiwa Springs State Park honors Earth Day with its program “The Elements of Earth Day” on Saturday, April 22 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., which...

Access for visually impaired to city’s website could cost Apopka thousands

The city of Apopka could be on the hook for thousands of dollars in expense to update all the documents on the city’s website...

Anuvia back up and running but not pumping to city

With an agreement from the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP), Anuvia Plant Nutrients was able to start operations last week on a limited...

Kyndle Dennis of Orlando crowned Miss Apopka 2017

Kyndle Shae Dennis, 19, of Orlando was crowned Miss Apopka 2017 on Saturday, December 3, at Wekiva High School. Dennis, who was a runner-up in...

Medical marijuana dispensaries on way to being banned by city

City Commissioner Kyle Becker was the lone “no” vote. City staff has said that the ban is not about restricting individuals from obtaining prescription...