All posts tagged "west orange times & observer"

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    WG woman dies in Brevard County crash

    At about 3:05 p.m. Aug. 27, a crash occurred on Interstate 95 at mile marker 185 in Brevard County. Jubilee Kanady, 61, of Winter Garden, was driving northbound and lost control of her 1993 Toyota four-door vehicle...

    • Posted August 28, 2015
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    GALLERY: Area volleyball teams return to action

    Volleyball is back! The regular season is underway in West Orange County and Thursday night saw several area teams in action in either their first or second games of the season. Below are photos from games featuring...

    • Posted August 28, 2015
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  • Jules Goldberg, 9, spending time out- side with her baby sister, Arden, has maintained her sweet smile throughout her cancer fight despite the side effects of chemotherapy.
    Julestrong: Windermere fourth-grader in fight for her life has community’s support

    WINDERMERE — Every table was taken inside and out, and the line snaked out the door and down the sidewalk at a cluster of businesses in The Grove Aug. 20 as members of the community turned out...

    • Posted August 27, 2015
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    2015 Prep Football Preview is here

    It’s here! Our 2015 Prep Football Preview has arrived and is jam-packed with in-depth previews of all eight varsity programs from WestOrange County — and more! Fans of CFCA, Dr. Phillips, Foundation Academy, Legacy Charter, Ocoee, Olympia,...

    • Posted August 27, 2015
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    Design firm helps shape with strategy behind Hamlin project

    HORIZON WEST — A 2013 seminar at Harvard University and conversations with design architects changed the outlook of Boyd Development Corporation officials regarding their plans for Hamlin, a development in Horizon West including a roughly 400,000-square-foot retail...

    • Posted August 27, 2015
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    Candidates for West Orange House seat address latest map

    WEST ORANGE — The latest Florida Legislature redrawing of several of Florida’s 27 districts for the U.S. House of Representatives has affected District 10, which covers almost all of West Orange County. Tallahassee circuit judge Terry Lewis...

    • Posted August 27, 2015
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    Construction company receives governor’s award

    WINDERMERE — Isaac Lidsky, a resident of Windermere, is no stranger to personal and professional challenges. But as the CEO of ODC Construction, he was recognized by Gov. Rick Scott last month for his company’s success. Scott visited...

    • Posted August 27, 2015
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    Children’s Lighthouse celebrates 10 years

    WINTER GARDEN — Children’s Lighthouse, a Christian educational center for childcare and after-school programs serving infants and children up to age 12, celebrated the 10th anniversary of its launch in Winter Garden this month.  There are about 80...

    • Posted August 27, 2015
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    OARS rowers excited, motivated after spending summer at national camps

    WINDERMERE — Five rowers from the Orlando Area Rowing Society were invited to camps through USRowing Juniors this summer, making for a memorable three weeks away from home. Three girls — Lina Rak, Becca Pulsifer and Jaimie...

    • Posted August 27, 2015
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    PREVIEW: Eagles host Eagles to highlight Week One schedule

    GAME OF THE WEEK Legacy Charter at CFCA, 7:30 p.m. THE BUZZ: The Eagles meet the Eagles for the third time in this series as the two Ocoee-based schools open their respective Sunshine State Athletic Conference slates....

    • Posted August 27, 2015
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