All posts tagged "ocoee"

  • Chloe Sandwell, 5, wore a “Frozen”-inspired gown to the ball.
    PHOTO GALLERY: KCC Orange Princess Ball

    KCC Orange celebrated in style with its first Princess Ball Sept. 26, at the school, located on the grounds of St. Pauls Presbyterian Church, in Gotha. Escorted by their parents and grandparents, the little ladies demonstrated some...

    • Posted September 28, 2014
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  • OCOEE
    Ocoee keeps cameras running

    OCOEE — Red-light cameras that catch drivers who make illegal right-hand turns at some intersections in Ocoee will continue to operate, a majority of the City Commission decided Sept. 16. After debating the issue at this meeting...

    • Posted September 25, 2014
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  • OCOEE
    Commission spreads $6,000 among organizations

    OCOEE — Thirteen local organizations will receive a financial boost from a city grant program, the City Commission decided Sept. 16. Ten of the groups each will receive $500, one will get $400 and two will receive...

    • Posted September 25, 2014
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  • OCOEE
    Commission approves new budget

    OCOEE — A majority of the City Commission on Sept. 17 adopted a new budget and a property tax rate of 5.6 mills for fiscal 2015. This rate will generate $9.9 million in revenue, Ocoee Finance Director...

    • Posted September 25, 2014
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  • Chamber ribbon cutting

      The West Orange Chamber recently held a ribbon cutting for Dr. Tommy Dorsey’s new office located at 10169 West Colonial Drive in Ocoee. Colonial Drive Family Dentistry’s mission is “To care for their patients in the...

    • Posted September 25, 2014
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  • Chamber ribbon cutting

    The West Orange Chamber recently held a ribbon cutting for Hungry Howie’s Ocoee. Allan and Karen Berggrein are local residents who strongly believe in making the City of Ocoee truly the Center of Good Living by bringing...

    • Posted September 25, 2014
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  • FOUNDATION-JUMBO
    WEEK FIVE PREVIEW: Lions looking to build on victory

    Week Five Game of the Week: Orangewood Christian (1-2) at Foundation Academy (1-3), 7 p.m. Lions looking to build on victory For the third time in this young season, the Lions will find themselves playing up a classification against...

    • Posted September 25, 2014
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  • OCOEE-FOOTBALL-092514-1-JUMBO
    SIDELINE SCENE: Two local football programs earn first 2014 wins

    Say what you will about the first three weeks of the season for the Ocoee Knights. The Knights stumbled out to an 0-3 start, defined by an inexperienced offense that simply couldn’t string enough plays together to...

    • Posted September 25, 2014
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  • ATHLETE-JUMBO
    ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Gabby Messersmith

    With a 2,281-1,695 victory Sept. 17 over Trinity Prep, the Ocoee girls bowling team improved to 4-0 on the young season. Helping to key the hot start for the Knights has been junior bowler Gabby Messersmith. Messersmith...

    • Posted September 25, 2014
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  • Old Times 9.25.14

    70 years ago A drowning at the municipal swimming pool in Winter Garden occurred when William Henry Iserman, 18-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. L.W. Iserman, was drawn into the pool drain by the suction and remained...

    • Posted September 25, 2014
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