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Water main break causes schools’ early dismissal

The discovery of a water main break this morning at Wolf Lake Middle School prompted faculty at that school and neighboring Wolf Lake Elementary...

City Council hears from public on several issues

The public gave Mayor Joe Kilsheimer and the city commissioners about 90 minutes of their opinions on everything from the potential site for a...

Security concerns cause changes at City Hall

In response to the many recent acts of violence at public locations worldwide, the city is beefing up the security of municipal facilities this...

First day of school

New Apopka High School Principal Matt Arnold writes a note as he listens to Daina Cooke-Weaver, an assistant principal, on Monday, August 15.

National champions honored

Members of the Apopka Blue Darters bowling team were honored Wednesday, August 17, during the Apopka City Council meeting.

Tragic scenario averted

An Apopka man was subdued Saturday, August 13, after a four-hour standoff at the CVS pharmacy, 2311 E. Semoran Blvd., Apopka. Charles Warren Jr.,...

Florida Hospital unveils new campus progress

Several Florida Hospital corporate executives received a look at the Florida Hospital Apopka campus that is under construction near the intersection of Ocoee-Apopka Road...

Parking committee members will draft potential ordinances

At the August 15 meeting, each committee member presented his or her report of surrounding communities’ parking ordinances.

Students begin trek back to school on Monday

By John Peery Apopka Chief Staff More than 14,000 Apopka-area students will be among the nearly 203,000 who will begin classes Monday, August 15, in Orange...

Travis Tritt concert to be held

Award-winning country music star Travis Tritt is scheduled to perform for one night in Apopka. His 27-year career is marked by two Grammys, three Country...