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  • Stars and stripes
    Weekend Best Bet: Welcome Reception for Marine Family

    Welcome Reception for Marine Family — 3 p.m. Sunday, April 26, at the Oakland Presbyterian Church Christian Life Center, 218 E. Oakland Ave., Oakland. The public is invited to attend a welcome reception to honor U.S. Marines...

    • Posted April 24, 2015
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    Ocoee to host Sons of Confederate Veterans memorial service

    The Captain Bluford M. Sims camp Sons of Confederate Veterans will host its annual Confederate Memorial Service at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 25, at Ocoee Cemetery, 368 E. Geneva St., Ocoee. Refreshments will be served at the...

    • Posted April 23, 2015
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    04.23.15 Winner: Michael Benedict

    Michael Benedict took this photo of this lovely cardinal in a maple tree in Winter Garden. The West Orange Times & Observer is hosting this weekly contest, and winners will have their photograph featured and receive a...

    • Posted April 23, 2015
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    Quick Hits 04.23.15

    THURSDAY, APRIL 23 Foundation Academy presents “Once Upon a Mattress” — 7 p.m. Thursday, April 23, and Friday, April 24, at the South Campus, 15304 Tilden Road, Winter Garden. If you thought you knew the story of...

    • Posted April 23, 2015
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  • BIZ-BRIEFS
    Suzi Karr Realty agent earns gold status

    WINDERMERE — Frank Del Toro, of Suzi Karr Realty, was inducted into the Orlando Regional Realtors Association’s top producers Gold Club. Gold Club membership is reserved for individual Realtors who closed a minimum of $10 million or...

    • Posted April 23, 2015
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  • WINTER GARDEN
    Royal Oak opens Winter Garden community

    WINTER GARDEN — Royal Oak Homes is now selling at Black Lake Preserve, a new gated community located off Avalon Road south of State Road 50 in Winter Garden. Matt Orosz, co-president of Royal Oak Homes, said...

    • Posted April 23, 2015
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  • OBITS
    Obituaries 04.23.15

    SHIRLEY M. BEDFORD, 87, of Ocoee, died April 17, 2015. DeGusipe Funeral Home and Crematory, West Orange Chapel, Ocoee. ROBERT A. CURRY, 73, of Minneola, died April 19, 2015. Becker Funeral Home, Clermont. DONALD CANFIELD DOHNER, 85,...

    • Posted April 23, 2015
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  • WINTER GARDEN
    Florida Hospital Winter Garden hosts 5K

    Runners from throughout Central Florida took to the streets for the Florida Hospital Winter Garden 5K April 18 in downtown Winter Garden. The top male finisher was Ryan Williams, of Winter Garden, with a time of 18:32,...

    • Posted April 23, 2015
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    “Find the Solar Bear” Winner Announced

    Congratulations to Jennifer Walker, and her son Riley, of Winter Garden for winning our “Find the Solar Bear” contest. After going down 2-0 in the best-of-seven series, the Orlando Solar Bears professional hockey team stormed back in...

    • Posted April 22, 2015
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  • TULIPS,FLOWERS
    We’re looking for the best mom in West Orange!

    Do you have the best mom in West Orange? If so, we want to hear from you for a chance to win fabulous prizes in our Mother’s Day Contest. Entering is easy! Just submit a handwritten letter...

    • Posted April 22, 2015
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