All posts tagged "florida"

  • Quarterback Hilton Lamprecht gets a hand up after a long run to the 1-yard-line.
    Legacy shuts out CFCA in battle of Ocoee’s Eagles

    OCOEE — There were no points. Central Florida Christian Academy had driven to the Legacy Charter 8-yard-line late in the second quarter. Two plays later, Legacy scored the game’s first touchdown. An incomplete pass on a fake...

    • Posted August 29, 2015
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    GALLERY: West Orange Vs. Foundation Academy

    West Orange High School christened its new artificial turf with a 45-0 win over Foundation Academy in the Battle of Winter Garden. The Warriors’ offense struck early and often, leaping out to a 30-0 edge by halftime....

    • Posted August 28, 2015
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  • NEWS
    Winter Garden woman dies in Brevard County crash

    At about 3:05 p.m. Aug. 27, a crash occurred on Interstate 95 at mile marker 185 in Brevard County. Jubilee Kanady, 61, of Winter Garden, was driving northbound and lost control of her 1993 Toyota four-door vehicle...

    • Posted August 28, 2015
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    Candidates for West Orange House seat address latest map

    WEST ORANGE — The latest Florida Legislature redrawing of several of Florida’s 27 districts for the U.S. House of Representatives has affected District 10, which covers almost all of West Orange County. Tallahassee circuit judge Terry Lewis...

    • Posted August 27, 2015
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  • Students at Watters School of Irish Dance are motivated by fitness, fun and friendship.
    West Orange dance schools ready for fall season

    Dancing regularly is an effective way to improve flexibility, balance and overall fitness. Some studies have shown that it can also boost memory power and reduce stress. For students who enroll in dance classes as children and...

    • Posted August 27, 2015
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    Itar Bistro opens in MetroWest

    METROWEST — A new business in MetroWest allows customers to explore traditional flavors from across the globe, whether they dine at the restaurant or take ingredients home to create in their own kitchens.  Itar Bistro and Market, which...

    • Posted August 27, 2015
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  • HISTORY
    Old Times 08.27.15

    75 YEARS AGO Winter Garden now has a public library with several hundred volumes of a wide variety of subjects. It is located at First Baptist Church. A regular librarian is in charge and keeps it open from...

    • Posted August 27, 2015
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  • OAKLAND
    Oakland Nature Preserve releases gopher tortoises

    Oakland Nature Preserve recently released three captive educational ambassador gopher tortoises. The gopher tortoises originally were relocated from construction sites and given to the preserve as an educational resource. After the tortoises reached maturity and tried to...

    • Posted August 27, 2015
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    Cops Corner 08.27.15

    OAKLAND AUG. 7 FIVE OF 10 = 90% 16000 block of West Colonial Drive. Drunken driving. At 4:03 a.m., an officer stopped a car swerving between lanes and onto a median. The driver fumbled her wallet under...

    • Posted August 27, 2015
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    Critter Corner 08.13.15: Romeo

    Forget the toys — Romeo was born to be a lap cat. He is a friendly, 4-month-old kitten, as sweet as can be. He’ll start purring the minute he has your attention. Romeo is also talkative, so...

    • Posted August 27, 2015
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