All posts tagged "ocoee"

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    PHOTO GALLERY: Winter Garden Relay for Life

    Nearly 350 participants representing 29 different teams took to the streets for the annual Relay for Life of Winter Garden April 24 and 25 in downtown Winter Garden. The annual Relay, a fundraiser for the American Cancer...

    • Posted April 25, 2015
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  • Stars and stripes
    Weekend Best Bet: Welcome Reception for Marine Family

    Welcome Reception for Marine Family — 3 p.m. Sunday, April 26, at the Oakland Presbyterian Church Christian Life Center, 218 E. Oakland Ave., Oakland. The public is invited to attend a welcome reception to honor U.S. Marines...

    • Posted April 24, 2015
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    ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Darryl Gay

    Ocoee High School’s Darryl Gay, a sophomore, ran the best time of his young career at the Class 4A District 3 meet last week at Lake Mary High School. Gay, who plays receiver for the Knights during...

    • Posted April 23, 2015
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  • OUR_TOWN
    Ocoee to host Sons of Confederate Veterans memorial service

    The Captain Bluford M. Sims camp Sons of Confederate Veterans will host its annual Confederate Memorial Service at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 25, at Ocoee Cemetery, 368 E. Geneva St., Ocoee. Refreshments will be served at the...

    • Posted April 23, 2015
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  • LETTERS
    LETTER: We should continue buying land

    Dear Editor: Our opinions and beliefs about Amendment 1 and conservation in general are, for the most part, opposite. I do feel, however, we can disagree and discuss the issue with civility. The organization of a program...

    • Posted April 23, 2015
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  • Thai Blossom owner Tyler Cravens has a dramatic role in the new Netflix original series, “Bloodline.” Courtesy photo.
    Winter Garden restaurateur Tyler Cravens snags role in Netflix’s “Bloodline”

    WINTER GARDEN — With most jobs in show business anchored in hubs near New York City and Los Angeles, finding big-time work elsewhere can be a challenge. But don’t tell that to Tyler Cravens, owner of Thai Blossom...

    • Posted April 23, 2015
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    Cops Corner 04.23.15

    OAKLAND MARCH 29 THIEF IN THE NIGHT 15000 block of West Colonial Drive. Burglary. An officer met a complainant at his home, where unknown suspects scattered items in his car and stole his wallet from his vehicle...

    • Posted April 23, 2015
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  • HELLO-DOLLY-1
    ‘Dolly’ to say hello on West Orange High School stage

    WINTER GARDEN — Dolly Gallagher Levi — a widowed meddler intent on pairing couples and teaching dance and mandolin lessons — is making a scheduled two-week stop at West Orange High School for the theater troupe’s spring...

    • Posted April 23, 2015
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    04.23.15 Winner: Michael Benedict

    Michael Benedict took this photo of this lovely cardinal in a maple tree in Winter Garden. The West Orange Times & Observer is hosting this weekly contest, and winners will have their photograph featured and receive a...

    • Posted April 23, 2015
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    Quick Hits 04.23.15

    THURSDAY, APRIL 23 Foundation Academy presents “Once Upon a Mattress” — 7 p.m. Thursday, April 23, and Friday, April 24, at the South Campus, 15304 Tilden Road, Winter Garden. If you thought you knew the story of...

    • Posted April 23, 2015
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