Wolf Lake Middle School student organizes book drive for Louisiana schools

Brooke McGuire, a student at Wolf Lake Middle School, has been hosting a book drive for a few weeks. She has been collecting books...

Apopka City Council will hold 2016-2017 budget public hearing

The Apopka City Council will hold the first of two public hearings for the 2016-2017 budget today, Wednesday, September 14, at City Hall, 120...

Public can watch Florida Hospital Apopka’s topping-out ceremony online

Florida Hospital’s new Apopka campus, scheduled to open in fall 2017, is celebrating a major construction milestone with a topping-out ceremony on Friday, September...

Parking Advisory Committee reviews parking ordinance draft

Members of Apopka’s Parking Advisory Committee reviewed a drafted parking ordinance at their Monday, September 12, meeting, after which the Apopka Police Department will...

One Voice Orlando benefit concert helps six Central Florida organizations

On the eve of the three-month anniversary of the June 12 Pulse nightclub shooting in downtown Orlando, Opera Orlando coordinated a one-night-only concert on Sunday, September...

Hoops for Hope charity game hopes to foster positive ties between...

The first Hoops for Hope charity basketball game will be held Wednesday, September 28, from 4-8 p.m. at the CPS Sportsplex, 110 Athletes Row,...

Plaza renovations given OK by city

A shopping plaza in Apopka that has had several storefronts sitting empty for years will not only increase in size by more than 10...

Dog rescued from house fire by Apopka firefighters

Apopka firefighters rushed into a burning home Wednesday, September 7, extinguishing the flames and saving one of the family’s beloved dogs.

Hospital beam signed at food truck event at park

Along with enjoying the usual food and live entertainment at the Apopka Food Truck Roundup, the public also signed the topping beam that will...

Boy Scout’s 9-11 memorial will be dedicated on event’s 15th anniversary

The unveiling of a 9-11 memorial created by Apopka Boy Scout Christian Lamphere will be held Sunday, September 11, in an 8 a.m. ceremony...