All posts tagged "oakland"

  • WG-THEATRE-COMMISSION-JUMBO
    Winter Garden approves $100,000 for theater tech

    Winter Garden city commissioners approved a $100,000 funding request for a project Jan. 22 that will help the Garden Theatre add new digital technology options to its productions. The funding will be combined with more than $825,000 the theater...

    • Posted January 24, 2015
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  • Students at Frangus Elementary School recently participated in the Scripps National Spelling Bee for the first time. Athanel Brooks was the school winner, with Aniya Ross serving as runner-up.
    Class Notes 01.22.15

    + Windy Ridge teacher wins Governor’s Shine Award Windy Ridge School teacher Paul Caswell recently received the Governor’s Shine Award. Caswell, in his 24th year, teaches the first grade. He holds an English for Speakers of Other...

    • Posted January 22, 2015
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  • NEWS
    Club Hubbub 01.22.15

    West Orange Duplicate Bridge Club Results from Jan. 15 1. H. Parker – M. Lesnik 2. L. Jones – B. Ballenger 3. J. DeLoach – N. Velden 4. S. Ashley – P. Marshall 5. M. and J....

    • Posted January 22, 2015
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    Quick Hits 01.22.15

    SATURDAY, JAN. 24 Between the Brushes — 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday, Jan. 24, at The Art Room, 709 Main St., Windermere. Children in kindergarten and up can learn to paint this Slip ‘n Slide piece with...

    • Posted January 22, 2015
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  • RE-JUMBO
    Keene’s Pointe home tops this week’s sales

    SNAPSHOT Total Sales: 58 High Sale Price: $2.1M Low Sale Price: $44,250 REO/Bank Owned: 13 Short Sales: Four A home in the Keene’s Pointe community topped all residential real-estate sales from Jan. 9 to 15. The home...

    • Posted January 22, 2015
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    01.22.15 Winner: Barbara Stanczak

    Winter Garden resident Barbara Stanczak submitted this amazing photo of a bird about to take flight from a Lake Apopka dock. The West Orange Times & Observer is hosting the weekly contest, and winners will have their...

    • Posted January 22, 2015
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  • DREAMPLEX-IMG_5434-JUMBO
    Central Florida Dreamplex opens in Clermont

    CLERMONT — Like any father, Ben Stalvey has big dreams for his baby girl, Gracie, a 4-year-old with one of the brightest smiles you’ll ever see. The dreams have nothing to do with a future career, fame...

    • Posted January 22, 2015
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  • Silas Harger EE
    Boy who couldn’t eat now can stomach 12 foods

    MONTVERDE — Silas Harger gets to try one new food every month. In November, it was an organic sweet potato, plain, of course, but the 8-year-old Montverde boy was thrilled. And his body tolerated the vegetable, which...

    • Posted January 22, 2015
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    Home at Last

    OAKLAND — More than a hundred local residents and former members of the armed forces gathered on site at 9 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 17, for the flag-raising ceremony preceding the dedication of a new home at 303...

    • Posted January 22, 2015
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  • OAKLAND
    Oakland Commission denies request for rezone

    OAKLAND — In a meeting hall packed with residents, Oakland town commissioners voted to deny a rezone request that would increase the density allowed on a seven-acre parcel off Remington Road. Every seat was taken, and folks...

    • Posted January 22, 2015
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