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Apopka firefighters participate in yearly memorial climb in New York

All of the Apopka Fire Department firefighters shown here made it to the 80th floor of 3 World Trade Center safely in the fifth...

Certain Florida mosquitoes good at carrying Zika virus

Yellow fever and Asian tiger mosquitoes found in Florida – and infected with the Zika virus – are good at transmitting the virus, new...

Apopka area to join 27th annual Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive

With help from a local food pantry and letter carriers, the Apopka-area community will participate in a national food drive that will assist people...

Apopka Fire Department receives new extrication equipment

The Apopka Fire Department was presented with new battery-operated extrication equipment on Saturday, April 27, by Firehouse Subs Public Safety Foundation during a ceremony...

Day of Prayer at City Hall

Several dozen people gathered Thursday, May 2, at noon around the front steps of City Hall for the National Day of Prayer. In the...

Ukrainian church event

Deacon Richard Wilhelm of St. Mary Protectress Ukrainian Catholic Church conducts liturgy on Sunday, April 28. In attendance at the service was Valeriy Chaly,...

Funds in state budget, so far, to fix state park entrance

The state budget that will be delivered to Gov. Ron DeSantis includes a half-million dollars to improve access to Wekiwa Springs State Park, said...

Apopka Proud concert ready to go

The Apopka Proud concert featuring John Anderson (l) and Sawyer Brown (above) will be held Saturday, May 4, at the Apopka amphitheater. Anderson is...

Former Blue Darter picked by Dolphins

When Chandler Cox was a star for the Apopka Blue Darters football team, his versatility allowed him to play various positions, and he probably...

Art, foliage rule for weekend in Apopka

Awards were given out to artists and crafters, as well as the individuals recognized for their outstanding contribution to the festival at the 58th...