All posts tagged "oakland"

  • WESTBROOKE-CARNIVAL-IMG_1660-JUMBO
    PHOTO GALLERY: Westbrooke Elementary Fall Carnival

    Westbrooke Elementary School students and families enjoyed a beautiful evening of family fun Oct. 17, at the school’s annual Fall Carnival. The carnival featured games, rides, inflatable bounce houses, food and much more. Students even had an...

    • Posted October 20, 2014
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    PHOTO GALLERY: Foundation Academy Hoedown

    Students at Foundation Academy donned cowboy hats and boots Oct. 17, to show off their dancing skills. Family members, siblings and friends enjoyed watching the students perform several square-dancing numbers followed by some good ol’ line dancing.

    • Posted October 20, 2014
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    Travelin’ Times: Islamorada

    A group of friends (and their pets) carried the West Orange Times onto a sand bar in the Atlantic Ocean in Islamarada this summer. Hanging out in the water are Johnny and Leigh Ann Dyal, left, Peggy...

    • Posted October 16, 2014
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  • LETTERS
    LETTER: Where is Winter Garden’s 9/11 memorial?

    Dear Editor: A little more than two years ago, it was brought to my attention by a Winter Garden firefighter, along with my two children standing nearby, that the little odd-shaped piece of land that sits next...

    • Posted October 16, 2014
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  • OAKLAND
    Learn a bit of history

    The Friends of Ocoee History Preservation will offer tours of the historic Withers-Maguire house from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 17, at 16 E. Oakland Ave., Ocoee. The tours will be held in conjunction with the...

    • Posted October 16, 2014
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  • OAKLAND
    Vandals strike Oakland Nature Preserve 

    OAKLAND — In response to two incidences of vandalism and petty theft at Oakland Nature Preserve, the Oakland Police Department has increased patrols at the preserve in an attempt to catch the vandals and/or prevent further damage and...

    • Posted October 16, 2014
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  • WINTER GARDEN
    Choir uncorks fall Wine Walk

    WINTER GARDEN — The Garden Community Choir will host its fall Wine Walk from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 23, in downtown Winter Garden. Participants will enjoy strolling through historic Plant Street while sampling wines and...

    • Posted October 16, 2014
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  • Southwest Middle School recently named Laura Cilento its 2014 Support Person of the Year.
    Class Notes 10.16.14

    + SunRidge SRO receives gift of hearing Winter Garden Police Department officer Donna Willix nominated Cathy Burrus for hearing aids through the Beltone Hearing Care Foundation. Willix, who works with Burrus at SunRidge Middle School as a school resource...

    • Posted October 16, 2014
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  • OCOEE
    Ocoee Class of 1974 celebrates 40th reunion

    The Ocoee High School Class of 1974 held its 40th class reunion Sept. 13, at MetroWest Golf Club.  Guests celebrated the evening with a reception, dining, dancing, video presentations, an awards ceremony, and a special candle-lighting tribute...

    • Posted October 16, 2014
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  • SOCIAL
    Moms-to-be enjoy shower/tea

    Sisters Kristen Erickson Flaniken and Katie Erickson Neale enjoyed a lovely princess shower/tea at the home of Leigh Ann Dyal.  Both are expecting daughters within the next two months. In attendance with Leigh Ann (hostess) were Jessie...

    • Posted October 16, 2014
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