All posts tagged "orange county"

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    GALLERY: Film Academy Awards

    The Florida Film Academy held its 2015 awards night Friday, May 29. Students and their families dressed as actors, actresses or movie characters for a night of glamor. The students’ films were screened after dinner, and there...

    • Posted May 29, 2015
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    WEEKEND BEST BET: Eco-Movie Matinee

    Eco-Movie Matinee — 1 p.m. Saturday, May 30, at the Oakland Nature Preserve, 747 Machete Trail, Oakland. Bring friends and family to cool off indoors and watch an eco-movie after a day on the nature trail. This...

    • Posted May 29, 2015
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  • NEWS
    Walmart, Publix confirmed for Hamlin retail development

    HORIZON WEST — In a press release May 28 in Orlando, officials at Boyd Development Corporation announced three distinct developments that will begin by the end of this year in the Hamlin community of Horizon West. A...

    • Posted May 28, 2015
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    Cathartic Experience

    WINDERMERE — Maura Lucchese has been exposed to art her entire life. When she was a child, her mother and grandfather, both artists, regularly gave her paper and a pencil and asked her to draw different objects over...

    • Posted May 28, 2015
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  • SCHOOLS
    Class Notes 05.28.15

    + OCPS schools named among elite The Washington Post recently released its Challenge Index National Rankings, the newspaper’s annual list of the top 9% of high schools in the nation. All four West Orange-area high schools made the...

    • Posted May 28, 2015
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    Cops Corner 05.28.15

    OAKLAND MAY 13 TAG TROUBLE 17000 block of West Colonial Drive. Driving while license suspended. At roughly 12:55 a.m., an officer stopped a driver who was traveling 65 mph in a 50-mph zone. Dispatch indicated the driver...

    • Posted May 28, 2015
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  • HISTORY
    Old Times 05.28.15

    70 years ago Valedictorian of Lakeview High School’s Class of 1945 is Frances Jane Stulck, daughter of the Rev. and Mrs. A.A. Stulck. She plans to enter Florida State College for Women this fall. 45 years ago...

    • Posted May 28, 2015
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    Ocoee High School alumna dances for Orlando Predators

    Ariell Fernandez, a resident of Ocoee, was born for the dance floor. “I love it because it makes me feel awesome, and I like watching people get excited for me — how it shows on their face,”...

    • Posted May 28, 2015
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    05.28.15 Winner: Lisa Lehmann

    Lisa Lehmann submitted this breathtaking sunset shot. “I love your newspaper,” she says. The West Orange Times & Observer is hosting this weekly contest, and winners will have their photograph featured and receive a $20 prize. To...

    • Posted May 28, 2015
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  • RE-TURTLE CREEK-JUMBO
    Dr. Phillips home tops sales

      SNAPSHOT Total Sales: 44 High Sale Price: $820,000 Low Sale Price: $97,500 REO/Bank Owned: Eight Short Sales: Two A home in the Turtle Creek community in Dr. Phillips topped all residential real-estate sales from May 8...

    • Posted May 28, 2015
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