All posts tagged "West Orange County"

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    GALLERY: Windermere 11-Year-Olds win District 14 Championship

    WEST ORANGE — In a dominant showing against South Lake Little League’s American team, the Windermere – National 11-Year-Old All-Stars team won the Florida District 14 championship on Wednesday evening, 13-1. Windermere started ahead and never looked...

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    GALLERY: 11-Year-Old All-Stars at Bailey Park

    WEST ORANGE — Teams from Dr. Phillips, South Lake, Winter Garden and Windermere Little Leagues converted on Bailey Park in Winter Garden, the site of Windermere Little League, for the District 14 11-Year-Old All-Stars Tournament. The games...

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    City of Winter Garden, Sports Authority partner with Little League to build playground

    WINTER GARDEN — Winter Garden Little League celebrated a welcome addition Thursday morning — one that has come just in the nick of time as the league prepares to host the District 14 12-Year-Old All-Stars Tournament, beginning...

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    Developers continue with Rialto expansion

    DR. PHILLIPS — For the second phase of the Rialto development near the northwest corner of Sand Lake and Turkey Lake roads and the southeastern shore of Spring Lake, developers seek a 325-apartment complex of one-, two-...

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    Winter Garden leaders discuss ordinance to restrict pamphlets

    WINTER GARDEN — Winter Garden city leaders passed the first reading of a series of ordinances that will restrict door-to-door distribution of leaflets, pamphlets and other paper handbills. Under the new rules, property owners or tenants can...

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    Lake Apopka shows increased signs of life

    OAKLAND — Dozens crammed the Oakland Nature Preserve June 20 for updates on Lake Apopka’s health, provided by Jim Peterson, field program supervisor for the Apopka Field Station of the St. Johns River Water Management District. Officials...

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    Edgewood Ranch, Valencia College collaboration gives students outdoor laboratory, teaching farm

    WEST ORANGE — Bruce Myrick came up with the idea of a research farm a few years ago after witnessing his church, First Baptist Orlando, set a goal of raising $1 million to feed the homeless people...

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    Preview: Road to Williamsport begins with District 12-Year-Old All-Stars Tournament

    Although there are six All-Stars tournaments that go on during this time of year — one already completed (9-year-olds) and the other already beyond district competition (seniors) — there is only one that captures the attention of...

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    Softball all-state teams loaded with area players

    WEST ORANGE — Miracle Sports released its All-State softball teams and other recognitions for all eight FHSAA classifications last week and several players from West Orange County were among those recognized. West Orange, which advanced all the...

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    LITTLE LEAGUE: Windermere Seniors, DP 9-Year-Olds win districts

    Seniors (15/16 year-olds)  The Windermere All-Stars took home the top spot in the District 14 Seniors Tournament, defeating Winter Garden in the championship on June 27, 4-3. With the victory, Windermere advances to the Section 5 Tournament in...

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