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  • Tildenville Elementary School fourth-graders enjoyed a day in St. Augustine on a recent field trip. Students visited the Castillo de San Marcos, the colonial quarter and a trolley tour of the city.
    Class Notes 03.05.15

    + Windermere Prep explores sustainability Windermere Preparatory School students used the Walt Disney World Resort as a classroom Jan. 23, when they participated in the Disney Youth Education Series “Sustainable Practices in Wildlife Conservation” at Disney’s Animal Kingdom....

    • Posted March 5, 2015
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  • OT-BIRTHDAY-JUMBO
    Philanthropist Cynthia Perry celebrates birthday

    Cynthia Perry, of Bay Hill, celebrated her 80th birthday in style. Perry, whose birthday was Feb. 22, is a well-known philanthropist in West Orange County. She began her career as a volunteer as a founding member of...

    • Posted March 5, 2015
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  • A&E-CALLIGRAPHY
    Quick Hits 03.05.15

    THURSDAY, March 5 “Millions of Cats” Puppetry Workshop — 4 p.m. Thursday, March 5, at the Windermere Branch Library, 530 Main St., Windermere. Children ages 6 through 12 will draw, create and perform a puppet show based...

    • Posted March 5, 2015
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  • ILWO 10-7 Free Sunset-JUMBO
    03.05.15 Winner: Randy Free

    Randy Free submitted this stunning photograph of a sunset on Lake Apopka. The West Orange Times & Observer is hosting this weekly contest, and winners will have their photograph featured and receive a $20 prize. To enter,...

    • Posted March 5, 2015
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  • OBITS
    Obituaries 03.05.15

    CHARLES “DUCK” FLEMING, 84, of Winter Garden, died Feb. 27, 2015. Baldwin-Fairchild Funeral Home. MILDRED GETTINGS, 93, of Ocoee, died Feb. 26, 2015. Woodlawn Funeral Home, Gotha. UY PING GO, 81, of Ocoee, died Feb. 27, 2015....

    • Posted March 5, 2015
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  • OBITS
    Obituary: Mary Jo Fishback Ardaman

    Mrs. Mary Jo Fishback Ardaman, born April 29, 1928, entered eternal life on the evening of Feb. 28, 2015. An Orlando native, Mary Jo enjoyed a rich and productive life. She graduated from Orlando High School in...

    • Posted March 4, 2015
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  • OBITS
    Obituary: Mary Lou Naramore

    Mary Lou Naramore (nee Golden), 84, passed away Feb. 27, 2015 in Waxhaw, North Carolina. Lou was born in Pell City, Alabama, to parents Vida and Robert Golden. Lou was a lifelong homemaker dedicated to her children and...

    • Posted March 4, 2015
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  • OBITS
    Obituary: Ellen May Milton

    Ellen May Milton, 93, passed away Feb. 21, 2015, at home, surrounded by her loving family. Born on April 4, 1921, in London, England, Ellen was a master at everything she undertook to do, whether it be...

    • Posted March 4, 2015
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  • A&E-GARDEN-CHOIR-JUMBO
    Quick Hits 02.26.15

    THURSDAY, FEB. 26 “Life on the Trail Art Exhibit” Reception — 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 26, in the Winter Garden City Hall lobby, 300 W. Plant St. Original renderings of local artists’ interpretations will cover...

    • Posted February 26, 2015
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  • WINTER GARDEN
    2015 ELECTION Q&A: Winter Garden City Commission

    Editor’s Note: As the March 10 municipal election draws closer, the West Orange Times & Observer is publishing profiles and Q&As from each of the candidates who are running for office in Winter Garden, Windermere and Ocoee....

    • Posted February 26, 2015
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