All posts tagged "oakland"

  • Orlando native Selwyn Birchwood will headline this year’s Blues & BBQ Festival. Photo by Len Umhoefer.
    Winter Garden to host annual Blues & BBQ Festival

      IF YOU GO Winter Garden Blues & BBQ Festival WHEN: 4 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 28. The Pitbull of Blues Band will perform at 4 p.m., J.P. Soars & The Red Hots at 6 p.m....

    • Posted February 26, 2015
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  • The festival will feature a variety of films in all genres. Photo by Tu Do.
    Indies make silver-screen debuts Starlite film festival

    IF YOU GO 2015 Starlite Film Festival WHEN: Thursday, Feb. 26, to Sunday, March 1 WHERE: Garden Theatre, 160 W. Plant St., Winter Garden TICKETS: All-access passes will be sold for $40 for adults or $15 for...

    • Posted February 26, 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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  • ILWO 11-4 Stanczak Bike-JUMBO
    02.26.15 Winner: Barbara Stanczak

    Winter Garden resident Barbara Stanczak submitted this captivating, atmospheric black-and-white shot of a bike rack. The West Orange Times & Observer is hosting this weekly contest, and winners will have their photograph featured and receive a $20...

    • Posted February 26, 2015
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  • RE-Tibet Butler Drive-JUMBO
    Keene’s Pointe home tops weekly sales

    SNAPSHOT Total Sales: 40 High Sale Price: $1,567,075 Low Sale Price: $43,000 REO/Bank Owned: Nine Short Sales: Five A home in the Keene’s Pointe community in Windermere topped all West Orange residential real-estate transactions from Feb. 13...

    • Posted February 26, 2015
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  • Levi Allen Key
    Families welcome new babies

    Two families celebrated the births of their new children recently. Matthew and Le Ann Key, of Winter Garden, are the parents of a baby boy, Levi Allen Key, born Oct. 21, 2014. He weighed 7 pounds, 6...

    • Posted February 26, 2015
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  • WGHF Wind Union Church-JUMBO
    From the WGHF Archives: 02.26.15

    The Windermere Union Church, affiliated with the United Church of Christ, stood at the intersection of Oakdale Street and East Fifth Avenue in this 1968 photograph. The congregation was originally housed in the 1890 schoolhouse located on...

    • Posted February 26, 2015
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  • JCCF to host charity tourney

    The fifth annual JCCF Charity Golf Tournament will take place Monday, March 9, at the West Orange Country Club, 3300 West Orange Country Club Drive, Winter Garden. Tickets are $100 per player; register at jccancerfund.org. The public...

    • Posted February 26, 2015
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  • OUR_TOWN
    West Orange Chamber of Commerce offers orientation

    The West Orange Chamber of Commerce will host a new-member orientation and refresher from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 26, at the chamber, 12184 W. Colonial Drive, Winter Garden. To RSVP, visit wochamber.com or call (407)...

    • Posted February 26, 2015
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