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Apopkans welcome cooler weather and mouthwatering

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...

Obituaries-June-2018

June 1, 2018 PATSY K. RYAN, 84, Apopka, died Monday, May 28. A native Apopkan, Mrs. Ryan graduated from Apopka High School in 1952...

Apopka firefighters will have golf tournament honoring late colleague

Apopka firefighters are organizing their second annual Armando Borjas Jr. Golf Tournament to honor late firefighter Armando Borjas Jr., who died of cancer in...

Construct your recipe collection with Habitat for Humanity

Twenty years ago Apopka’s Habitat for Humanity International group kindly provided for The Apopka Chief’s and The Planter’s use in this weekly Kitchen Kapers...

Apopka Memorial High School Class of 1966 50th Reunion is on...

There will be dinner, reminiscing and dance at the Apopka Memorial High School Class of 1966 Reunion on Saturday, October 8, at Taverna Italiano...

Summer Quiche and Southern Fried Corn are among this week’s recipes

This week, for chicken lovers, we have a recipe for baked chicken breasts. There is also an easy crockpot recipe for round steak. From...

Here are the Debbie Turner Cancer Center’s October 2016 fundraisers

Throughout October – known as Breast Cancer Awareness Month – Debbie Turner’s Cancer Care and Resource Center will host fundraisers packed with music, raffles,...

Sizzle your palate with these recipes, leave room for dessert

For some lighter fare this week, we will try some recipes for West Indies Crab Salad, Chicken Cranberry Salad, and Broccoli and Cauliflower Salad. There...

Catch some good recipes from Old Timers Athletic Association members

Learning about community groups who compiled and published the Apopka area’s large collection of local cookbooks is as much a joy as trying out...

Step-by-step instructions on roasting your Thanksgiving turkey

We are going to reexamine procedures for roasting poultry in anticipation of Thanksgiving Day next week. We turn to a very old friend, Betty Crocker’s...