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Matriarch of four generations celebrates her 96th birthday

Ethel Logatto credits her longevity to her parents, who both lived to be 72 years old. Read her story, how she came to live...

Berkley’s passing a great loss to all

By Fred Brummer, Special to the Chief  "You may then understand why I considered myself blessed when, as a legislative rookie, I was able to have...

Youths create artwork in Boys and Girls Clubs program

Youths show off their creations in an art program held by the Boys and Girls Clubs of Central Florida. Find out what special group...

Extended family of 500 holds 35th annual Fourth of July cookout

The Lawery extended family has gathered every Fourth of July for the last 35 years for a large picnic.

Wholesale bakery opens in Apopka to make cheese rolls

Though it may be considered a novelty to American culture, cheese bread has been a popular staple of Brazilian cuisine for more than 100...

Apopka Little League comes away with district titles

"We are proud of the teams and thought Apopka Little League was well-represented as far as the product and play. High expectations have developed...

Despite hot weather, fishin’ is very good in local lakes

Hello Folks, I hope everyone had a great 4th of July weekend and you didn’t eat too many hamburgers and hot dogs. I hope you...

Despite hot weather, fishin’ is very good in local lakes

Hello Folks, I hope everyone had a great 4th of July weekend and you didn’t eat too many hamburgers and hot dogs. I hope you...

New principal begins at Wheatley Elementary

As the newest principal of Phillis Wheatley Elementary School, Linton Atkinson is “excited about the opportunity.” Read more on new principal, Linton Atkinson and...

Man charged after challenging police officers with deadly weapon

Apopka man has been charged with two counts of aggravated assault on a law enforcement officer with a deadly weapon. Read what Terry Adair...