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Roads face closures for Wekiva Parkway work

As part of building the Wekiva Parkway, road crews will close one local road for a month while intermittently closing another road. Find out...

City Council gives tentative OK to higher property tax rate

After more than six hours of wrangling over the city budget during a workshop session, the Apopka City Council voted unanimously to raise the...

Black Lives Matter movement march held

About 200 participants marched through Apopka’s streets in a Black Lives Matter demo. A candlelight vigil took place to observe those who died from...

Apopka man, charged

Keith F. de Somer was arrested earlier this week by Apopka police on two counts of... He is facing six felony charges after Apopka...

City center development contract is approved

The fate of Highland Manor, the historical building on the property that houses special events, is undetermined at this time, but Taurus’ Jeff McFadden...

Task force looks at solutions for violence

On the heels of the recent escalation in violence between police officers and civilians throughout the nation, the Apopka Community Task Force on Violence...

Highland Manor not likely part of city center

While nothing will be decided for many months, the Highland Manor building likely won’t be a part of the city center, meaning it would...

Miss Apopka lands three honors in pageant

Miss Apopka Arianna Beyer did not win this year’s Miss Florida Pageant, yet she definitely did not walk away empty-handed. Beyer landed in the...

Native grasses planted on Lake Apopka shore

From February to June of this year, the St. Johns River Water Management District (SJRWMD) planted native grass at Lake Apopka North Shore to...

City Council plans vote on city center after workshop

If all goes as planned, the City Council will give a final thumbs-up or thumbs-down on the developer’s agreement for the long-awaited city center...