All posts tagged "west orange"

  • NEWS
    Two suspects arrested in Winter Garden homicide

    At approximately 2:55 a.m. on Saturday, October 18, the Winter Garden Police Department received a call in reference to a fight in progress at 521 S. Park Ave., the Winter Garden Village Apartments.  The caller said the fight...

    • Posted October 18, 2014
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    Saturday Morning Quarterback: Week Eight report

    Scores and notes from this week’s high school football action: Week Eight Game of the Week: West Orange 48, Olympia 7 State-ranked West Orange High School retained the picket fence trophy with Friday’s 48-7 victory over host...

    • Posted October 18, 2014
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  • At Windermere Prep, Olivia Russell, 12, laughed during a riveting jousting battle using giant cotton swabs.
    Fall festivals overtake Windermere

    The families of Windermere went back to school on Friday night. But they were not going to the classrooms. They were gathering for games, food, prizes and rides at two school fall festivals along the same section...

    • Posted October 17, 2014
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    Travelin’ Times: Islamorada

    A group of friends (and their pets) carried the West Orange Times onto a sand bar in the Atlantic Ocean in Islamarada this summer. Hanging out in the water are Johnny and Leigh Ann Dyal, left, Peggy...

    • Posted October 16, 2014
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  • LETTERS
    LETTER: Where is Winter Garden’s 9/11 memorial?

    Dear Editor: A little more than two years ago, it was brought to my attention by a Winter Garden firefighter, along with my two children standing nearby, that the little odd-shaped piece of land that sits next...

    • Posted October 16, 2014
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  • BOOKS
    Support our Reading Reindeer program

    Help support the West Orange Times & Observer’s Reading Reindeer holiday book collection by joining us for our Make a Difference Monday, which will be held from 4 to 10 p.m. Monday, Oct. 27, at The Tasting Room at...

    • Posted October 16, 2014
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  • WINDERMERE
    Cangelosi receives U.S. Air Force award

    U.S. Air Force Capt. Kristen M. Cangelosi received the Lance P. Sijan Award for exemplifying outstanding leadership of the highest order. The award is in honor of Air Force 1st Lt. Lance P. Sijan for his bravery,...

    • Posted October 16, 2014
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  • OAKLAND
    Vandals strike Oakland Nature Preserve 

    OAKLAND — In response to two incidences of vandalism and petty theft at Oakland Nature Preserve, the Oakland Police Department has increased patrols at the preserve in an attempt to catch the vandals and/or prevent further damage and...

    • Posted October 16, 2014
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  • WINTER GARDEN
    Choir uncorks fall Wine Walk

    WINTER GARDEN — The Garden Community Choir will host its fall Wine Walk from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 23, in downtown Winter Garden. Participants will enjoy strolling through historic Plant Street while sampling wines and...

    • Posted October 16, 2014
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  • Southwest Middle School recently named Laura Cilento its 2014 Support Person of the Year.
    Class Notes 10.16.14

    + SunRidge SRO receives gift of hearing Winter Garden Police Department officer Donna Willix nominated Cathy Burrus for hearing aids through the Beltone Hearing Care Foundation. Willix, who works with Burrus at SunRidge Middle School as a school resource...

    • Posted October 16, 2014
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