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Cystic Fibrosis benefit

Central Florida police and firefighters competed in the second annual Cops vs. Firefighters for Cystic Fibrosis event. Read more on what the first responders...

Chess team competes in festival

Dream Lake Elementary School competed against at least 50 elementary schools in the Saturday, May 19, Orange County Public Schools Chess Festival. The school...

Stay warm chewing on these steaming foods during this winter season

This winter 2015 has so far been very pleasantly just a little bit chilly but not extremely cold at the time of this column’s...

Cooking with a blender can be as easy as Betty’s Blender...

Pat Ariotta’s Pot Roast for Crock-Pot is simple. Just get it ready, put everything in the pot, turn it on low, and 10 or...

Apopkans welcome cooler weather and mouthwatering nourishment

Cooler weather is certainly welcome to us Apopkans who have been dealing with sauna-like weather lately. It feels almost crisp outside in the early...

Beazer Homes holds ribbon cutting

A ribbon cutting for the Lakeshore of Wekiva development built by Beazer Homes was held Friday, March 1, at 694 Primrose Willow Way, Apopka,...

Enjoy cooking these recipes from Apopka area cookbooks

Another of our Kitchen Kapers columns created from a big stack of our Apopka-area community cookbooks stacked high on the floor beside my desk...

Myeloma Awareness Month

Mayor Bryan Nelson, (c), held a proclamation on Monday, February 18, making March the Myeloma Awareness month. He is pictured with Myeloma patients, (l-r),...

Rehab facility cuts ribbon

The Apopka Area Chamber of Commerce and elected city officials welcomed Om to Home by Central Florida Recovery Centers, a 40-bed facility for inpatient...

Volunteers will provide birding 
information at Lake Apopka drive

Volunteers from the Orange Audubon Society will be on the Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive with spotting scopes and bird identification information on Sunday, April...