Chamber of Commerce will host political hob nob

A political meet-and-greet will take place in conjunction with the grand opening of a new hotel, a development that marks the completion of phase...

City’s budget workshops scheduled for July 13-15

Three budget workshops will be held in mid-July as the Apopka city government prepares for the 2020-2021 fiscal year that starts on October 1. The...

New Wekiva principal focusing on school grade

Baker-Drayton was selected by Orange County Public Schools to succeed Michele Erickson, who is retiring from the principal role. Page 1A.

A slithering lunch

A white ibis hangs on to a small snake on Friday, June 12, the first day that the Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive.

Group will look at feasibility of district to buy, improve Errol...

A 21-member advisory committee has been formed by Mayor Bryan Nelson to figure out what it would take to rebuild the floundering Errol Estate...

Orange County mayor signs executive order requiring face covering in public...

With some exceptions, people who are in Orange County for any reason must wear a face covering in a public setting since...

Man shot while driving in Apopka

A man suffered a non life-threatening gunshot wound as a result of a shooting in Apopka last night, Orange County sheriff’s deputies say. On Monday,...

City will not have Independence Day fireworks thanks to COVID-19

There will be no city-sponsored fireworks display in Apopka on July 4 thanks to COVID-19. Citing issues with enforcing social distancing during the...

Black Lives Matter marches to Apopka Police Department, holds period of...

An estimated 1,000 people joined a peaceful Black Lives Matter demonstration that included a march to the Apopka Police Department, where participants...

Orange County sheriff distributes food in Apopka

Cars began lining up more than 2-1/2 hours ahead of time on Wednesday, June 10, to get one of the 200 boxes at a food...