All posts tagged "west orange tim es & observer"

  • eggs-JUMBO
    Down on the farm

      Fresh produce thriving in West Orange County Wholesome food and produce has become increasingly more available throughout West Orange County, with farms offering distinct goods and services to residents — whether it be at farmers markets,...

    • Posted August 22, 2014
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    Windermere to examine the fate of town facilities

    Windermere Town Manager Robert Smith likens the town’s tiny police station to “a glorified doublewide.” And he said the main town administration building has been “repaired with Duct tape and bubblegum” for the past several decades. “Now...

    • Posted August 20, 2014
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  • KimM-JUMBO
    Bringing culture to canvas

    The SoBo Gallery in Winter Garden features the works of Fine Artist Kim Minichiello this August, inspired by living in Asia and Europe. The Winter Garden Art Association’s SoBo Art Gallery welcomed Kim Minichiello as its featured...

    • Posted August 14, 2014
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  • BRIEFS
    Windermere Briefs 08.07.14

      + Lynch and team join RE/MAX Helen L. Lynch, PA (broker associate) and team, Robert and Larry Lynch, have joined RE/MAX Showcase, near the northeast corner of Conroy Windermere Road and Apopka Vineland Road, as the...

    • Posted August 7, 2014
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  • OCOEE
    A lifetime Lion

      Ocoee Lions Club member Herschel Luce recently was approved for life membership in the club. Life membership is for members who have maintained active membership for a number of years and have rendered outstanding service to...

    • Posted August 7, 2014
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  • BRIEFS
    Ocoee Briefs 08.07.14

      + Back in the day Ken Lassiter, of the Friends of Ocoee Historic Preservation, shows a display of old jewelry, including some pieces made of human hair, at the historic Withers-Maguire House, 15 E. Oakland Ave., Ocoee....

    • Posted August 7, 2014
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  • WGHF Ocoee Sunoco-JUMBO
    From the WGHF archives

    Four unidentified men and a woman pose in front of the Ocoee Garage and Service Station. Judging by the woman’s dropped waistline, this photograph was taken sometime in the mid-1920s. Settings like these, in which the Winter...

    • Posted August 7, 2014
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    Oakland Briefs 08.07.14

    + Dribbling and shooting There was a huge turnout for the recent Adrian Cowan (AC) Basketball Camp in Oakland, and organizers deemed it a great success. Area youth signed up to learn the fundamentals of basketball from...

    • Posted August 7, 2014
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    Take a Hike with Jim

      Oakland Nature Preserve invites everyone to enjoy a stroll down the boardwalk to Lake Apopka, guided by Jim Peterson, at 2 p.m. this Saturday, Aug. 9.  Peterson is the president of ONP and supervisor of the...

    • Posted August 7, 2014
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    Winter Garden Briefs 08.07.14

      + City giving away school supplies Saturday The city of Winter Garden will host the Annual West Orange County Back to School Give Away from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. this Saturday, Aug. 9, at the...

    • Posted August 7, 2014
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