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City of Apopka to host Independence Day fireworks event

The upcoming Independence Day fireworks spectacular that the city of Apopka is organizing should run much more smoothly compared to last year’s installment, according...

Apopka police get OK to purchase 2 drones; policy set, training...

The Apopka Police Department will purchase two drones for $7,681 after unanimous approval was given by the City Council Wednesday, June 19, at the...

Arrest clears many local car burglaries

The arrest last week of a Lake County man by Apopka police has resulted in the recovery of an estimated stolen merchandise. Find out...

Apopka pastor lives out his faith after his brother and wife...

“…Listen, God is there. He’ll get you through. You can find the strength. Not that you won’t weep, not that you won’t have moments...

Semi loses load on SR 429 ramp

A semi tractor-trailer overturned onto its side in the early-morning hours of Wednesday, June 19, on the ramp to southbound State Road 429 at...

Nonprofit will build townhomes in Apopka

Since launching nearly 15 years ago to provide low- to moderate-income homes in an historical Winter Park district that was quickly being developed and priced out of...

Miss Apopka send off

On Thursday, June 13, Madison Zavitz, Miss Apopka, was given the official send-off for the Miss Florida Pageant.

Private school plans to move from Gotha area to Apopka next...

With a growing student enrollment and a booming market in the Apopka area, Central Florida Preparatory School, a K-12 private school, sees the opportunity to expand its campus...

State Rep. Sullivan reviews 2019 session of Fla. Legislature

State Rep. Jennifer Sullivan recapped the 2019 state legislative session Tuesday, June 11, at an event hosted by the Apopka Area Chamber of Commerce.

Qorvo will layoff 142 Apopka employees by December 1

Confirming rumors that had been floating for months, Qorvo will close its Apopka semiconductor chip manufacturing facility in Apopka, laying off 142 employees between...