All posts tagged "florida"

  • OneBlood-Logo-TAG-cmyk
    Health Central to host blood drive

    OneBlood’s bloodmobile will be accepting donations from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday, July 30, at Health Central Hospital, 10000 West Colonial Drive, Ocoee. There is no substitute for human blood.  When you donate blood with OneBlood,...

    • Posted July 27, 2015
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    Windermere Little League Softball All-Stars win state championship

    ROCKLEDGE — “Guys, we’re the best team in the state!” So exclaimed Catie Harris as she and her teammates on the Windermere Little League Softball 12-Year-Old All-Star team triumphantly walked off the diamond Sunday afternoon in Rockledge....

    • Posted July 26, 2015
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  • NEWS
    Gotha project faces county review Tuesday

    GOTHA — For a third community meeting in as many months about the 29-acre Fire Creek at Gotha proposed development, dozens on the evening of July 22 met at Gotha Middle School, less than a week before...

    • Posted July 26, 2015
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  • Friday night’s cast took a bow together before taking photos with their friends and families.
    GALLERY: “Beauty and the Beast Jr.” at the Garden Theatre

    After just three weeks of rehearsals and preparation, Act III Acting Studio and the Garden Theatre partnered to produce “Beauty and the Beast Jr.” this weekend, with two full casts of youth theatre camp actors. The musical...

    • Posted July 24, 2015
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  • KEVIN-LIGIA-ROOT-IMG_4907-JUMBO
    The Road to Recovery

    HORIZON WEST — There are reminders everywhere. There’s the 28-slot weekly pill organizer, the walker, the gauntlet of specialists poking and prodding him. There’s the personal trainer pushing for more flexibility and strength. There are the thousands...

    • Posted July 22, 2015
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  • Barry Altland Vol Book
    Volunteer experience inspires resident’s first book

    WINTER GARDEN — A Winter Garden resident put his corporate career on hold for a year to write and promote a book that offers tips and techniques he says can benefit leaders of nonprofit organizations. Barry Altland spent...

    • Posted July 22, 2015
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  • OUR_TOWN
    Auberto Rodriguez Jr. completes U.S. Army training

    U.S. Army Pvt. Auberto Rodriguez Jr. has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, South Carolina. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received...

    • Posted July 22, 2015
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  • ILWO 6-12-15 Burroughs Fishing-JUMBO
    07.23.15 Winner: Jim Burroughs

    Jim Burroughs, of Winter Garden, submitted this adorable shot of his grandson, Austin Griffith. It was taken June 12 on Lake Sawyer while they were bass fishing. The West Orange Times & Observer is hosting this weekly...

    • Posted July 22, 2015
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  • Rotarian Jennifer Campbell and Matthew’s Hope founder Scott Billue
    Winter Garden Rotary donates to Matthew’s Hope

    The Rotary Club of Winter Garden presented a $1,000 check to Matthew’s Hope Ministries. The club recently expanded its partnership with the nonprofit and now sends volunteers on the fourth Tuesday of each month. For more information...

    • Posted July 22, 2015
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  • Cops Corner 12.25.14
    Cops Corner 07.23.15

    OCOEE JULY 5 SNIFFING OUT CRIME 10000 block of West Colonial Drive. Theft. At 8:17 p.m., an officer met a big-box store employee who had seen a man take $88.92 of men’s cologne to a different area...

    • Posted July 22, 2015
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