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Build Day 2019 draws many on Women’s Day

One hundred women volunteers helped construct homes for two female homeowners on International Women’s Day. Find out how many volunteers were in attendance and...

Enjoy this selection of recipes from A Harvest of Recipes cookbook

“A Harvest of Recipes” is Calvary Church of the Nazarene’s cookbook. It is one of the Apopka community’s several fairly recently created hometown cookbooks....

Make it a fun night with Fried Oysters and Cocktail Sauce

This week, we have a pot pourri of recipes for you. We will start with Mrs. Thomas Myers’ Fried Oysters from Charleston Receipts....

A quilt with a story

Lake Apopka Farm Workers Memorial Quilt along with a powerful exhibit and stories from local farm workers will be featured at the Museum of...

Catch children’s interest with these delicious veggie recipes

How can we get kids to eat their vegetables and actually get them to like and maybe even to ask for more health building...

Wheatley Elementary commemorates Parkland victims

On Friday, February 14, Phillis Wheatley Elementary School administrators and staff held a special remembrance for the 17 victims of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High...

Delicious recipes to treasure include lobster stew, crockpot roast and strawberry...

From The Jones-Morris Family Treasury, Susan Nethercote shares her lobster stew. She also includes how to use cod in place of lobster. Crispy potato chicken...

North Shore Birding Festival will include birding trips, tours and dinner

The annual North Shore Birding Festival will be held Friday, January 18, through Monday, January 21, on the North Shore of Lake Apopka. The...

Paraprofessional earns scholarship

On Wednesday, January 9, ESE paraprofessional Ishmael Grandison (l) was awarded the Melody Burton Scholarship for Future Teachers, established in 1995 by the OCPS...

It’s more than fine… It’s divine… Mary Demetree’s Duck in Wine

Ann Hlinak’s Chicken Asparagus Casserole will serve a party of 16. It comes to us from Cooking with Foliage La Sertoma of Apopka, a...

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