All posts tagged "west orange times"

  • Schreckengost
    Warriors break out bats, rally past Wekiva 9-4

    WINTER GARDEN — Nathan Schreckengost was strong on the hill in 3.1 innings of relief work for the West Orange Warriors on Thursday, picking up the win as the Warriors rallied to defeat Wekiva, 9-4. Schreckengost came...

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  • Frederik Raaberg celebrated the completion of his puppet.
    PHOTO GALLERY: “Millions of Cats” at Windermere Branch Library

    Local families joined Jerry Bickel, of Bits and Pieces in Tampa, for a dramatic reading and stick puppet reenactment of “Millions of Cats,” by Wanda Gag, March 5 at Windermere Branch Library. Bickel shared Gag’s 1929 Newbery...

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    Hero on the highway: Windermere resident pulled 1-year-old from burning car

    There are times in life when a split-second decision can change everything, from the score of a championship game to an academic future in the final minute of a standardized test. But some must make split-second decisions...

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  • Tildenville Elementary School fourth-graders enjoyed a day in St. Augustine on a recent field trip. Students visited the Castillo de San Marcos, the colonial quarter and a trolley tour of the city.
    Class Notes 03.05.15

    + Windermere Prep explores sustainability Windermere Preparatory School students used the Walt Disney World Resort as a classroom Jan. 23, when they participated in the Disney Youth Education Series “Sustainable Practices in Wildlife Conservation” at Disney’s Animal Kingdom....

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  • Sam Harris will perform for around 300 locals March 7 at the Garden Theatre.
    Singer Sam Harris to perform at Garden Theatre’s ‘Garden Encore!’

    IF YOU GO “GARDEN ENCORE!” WHEN: 6:30 p.m. Saturday, March 7 WHERE: Garden Theatre, 160 W. Plant St., Winter Garden TICKETS: $200 INFO: (407) 877-4736 or gardentheatre.org/encore WINTER GARDEN — Fresh off an off-Broadway run of his...

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  • These were among the hors d’oeuvres last year.
    Farm-to-table dinner will benefit cystic fibrosis patients

    IF YOU GO Fresh from the Field WHEN: Saturday, March 7. Cocktail reception begins at 5:30 p.m.; dinner follows at 6:30 p.m. WHERE: Tucker Ranch, 100 Avalon Road, Winter Garden TICKETS: $165 ($105 tax-deductible) INFO: cff.org/Chapters/Orlando, (407)...

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    Girls lacrosse players, coaches adapting to headgear mandate

    When the news broke last summer that the FHSAA was going to mandate protective headgear for girls lacrosse, most players and coaches objected and feared the worse. Pictures circulated of hard helmets, like the ones used in...

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  • WINDERMERE-COACH-DSC_3711c-JUMBO
    Pro lacrosse player sets example as Windermere Prep coach

    WINDERMERE — Just days after his graduation from Syracuse University, JoJo Marasco began his career as a coach for the Windermere Prep boys lacrosse team. Not too long after, he began his career as a professional lacrosse...

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    ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Alvin Bryant

    Junior track star Alvin Bryant is off to a fast start to the season this spring, taking home first-place honors at recent meets like it’s no one’s business. Bryant competes in the 4×100-meter relay, the 4×400-meter relay...

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  • A crowd of 20,866 fans watched the Orlando City Soccer Club defeat Charlotte in last season's USL PRO Championship. It was a record for the league.
    SIDELINE SCENE: MLS debut of Orlando City Soccer Club exciting for region

    Early on Sunday evening, 60,000 people from across Central Florida will converge upon the newly renovated Orlando Citrus Bowl for, you guessed it — or perhaps you didn’t — a soccer game. The home opener for Orlando...

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