All posts tagged "ocoee"

  • OBITS
    Obituary: Jerry William Calentine

    Jerry William Calentine, 59, passed away on March 27, 2015, peacefully in his sleep with his family by his side. Born and raised in Columbus, Ohio, Jerry married his high-school sweetheart, Sharon Spring, in 1974. He moved...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • OBITS
    Obituary: Hubertina “Tina” Josephina Schroeders Hambuch

    Hubertina “Tina” Josephina Schroeders Hambuch went to be with the Lord on March 22, 2015. She was born on June 17, 1935, in Heerlen, Limburg, the Netherlands, to Maria Bolton and Paul Schroeders. She was educated in...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • OBITS
    Obituary: Robert (Bob) W. Williams

    Robert (Bob) W. Williams passed away on March 25, 2015, one day after his 86th birthday. Robert Williams was a native Floridian, born March 24, 1929, in the Ybor City area of Tampa. One of 16 brothers...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • This home in Keene’s Pointe in Windermere topped all West Orange real-estate transactions at $1.979 million. It features five bedrooms, five baths, two half-baths, a pool and 6,100 square feet of living area.
    Keene’s Pointe home sells for $1.979 million

    SNAPSHOT High Sale Price: $1.979 million Low Sale Price: $23,000 REO/Bank Owned: 30 Short Sales: Seven A home in the Keene’s Pointe community in Windermere topped all residential real-estate transactions from March 13 to 19. The home...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
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  • NEWS
    West Orange Chamber set to host annual Best Fest food-tasting and business expo

    IF YOU GO Best Fest WHEN: 5 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, April 2 WHERE: Veranda Park Promenade, in MetroWest, 6996 Piazza Grand Ave., Orlando TICKETS: $40 in advance, $50 at the door INFORMATION: West Orange Chamber of...

    • Posted March 31, 2015
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  • Callan Matthews is ready to celebrate Easter.
    PHOTO GALLERY: Tibet-Butler Preserve’s Eggstraordinary!

    West Orange children enjoyed an eggs-traordinary time learning about and decorating eggs March 28 at the Tibet-Butler Preserve and Vera Carter Environmental Center. Attendees discovered how eggs developed and even got to see the eggs of some...

    • Posted March 30, 2015
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  • Plenty of children enjoyed kicking the ball and running.
    Ocoee Police plays kickball with local children

    Ocoee Police hosted “Kickin’ It with Ocoee PD” the morning of March 26, where members of the force played kickball and ate lunch with local children registered for the city’s spring break camp at the Jim Beech...

    • Posted March 26, 2015
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  • Rescue crews protected the driver while cutting through the vehicle to get to her.
    SUV overturned in wreck at Good Homes and White roads

    At approximately 10:15 a.m. March 26, a red Kia Pride was traveling southbound on Good Homes Road with a green light at the intersection with White Road. A tan Nissan Pathfinder simultaneously made a right turn on...

    • Posted March 26, 2015
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  • WALKING-DEAD-MAIN-JUMBO
    Walking Dead casts Windermere resident Jordan Woods-Robinson as Eric

    The writers of “The Walking Dead” are masters at building their audience’s suspense through keeping them in the dark. So, it’s no surprise that when they introduced a new character, Eric, earlier this year, his presence carried...

    • Posted March 26, 2015
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  • Dylan Fontenot showed off his new superhero cape.
    Florida Film Academy student funds hospital gift through birthday donations

    WINTER GARDEN — Many childhood birthdays involve a party with stops at a place of play and a favorite restaurant before the birthday child opens gifts from friends. A growing phenomenon has been the requests of children...

    • Posted March 26, 2015
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