All posts tagged "windermere"

  • MY VIEW
    MY VIEW: Millage-rate renewal critical to continued success

    Will our West Orange schools continue their same high-performing trajectory in 2015-16?  That’s for us to decide Nov. 4, when we vote on whether to renew the additional one mill of property tax for schools. In November 2010...

    • Posted October 31, 2014
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  • CAL-HALLOWEENFEST
    BEST BET: Winter Garden HalloweenFest

    HalloweenFest — 6 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 31, in downtown Winter Garden. Enjoy a night of haunted happenings along Plant Street, including trick or treating, bounce houses, live entertainment and local crafts and food. For more...

    • Posted October 30, 2014
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  • SPORTS
    Dr. Phillips, WO girls golf place fourth, fifth at states

    The girls golf teams for Dr. Phillips and West Orange both placed in the top five in the state at the FHSAA Class 4A Golf Finals this week in Tavares. The Panthers placed fourth at the two-day event,...

    • Posted October 30, 2014
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  • Club hubbub 10.30.14

    Bloom & Grow Garden Society The Bloom & Grow Garden Society welcomed Winter Garden Merchants Association President Wendy Byrd to speak at its recent meeting. Byrd discussed with the club all the events downtown Winter Garden has to...

    • Posted October 30, 2014
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  • WINTER GARDEN
    Winter Garden, Ocoee enter 911-call partnership

    WINTER GARDEN — City commissioners approved the authorization of an five-year inter-local agreement that will change the way Ocoee handles its police-dispatching services. Beginning in July 2015, Ocoee calls will be handled by Winter Garden’s dispatching facilities. Currently,...

    • Posted October 30, 2014
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  • Mike Attardi, a developmental kicker signed by the Los Angeles Raiders in 1991 and the chapters president, welcomed Windermere Police Chief Dave Ogden to the chapter’s board of directors.
    NFL Alumni form Central Florida Chapter in Windermere Town Hall

    About 20 former NFL players from as far as St. Petersburg, with retirement dates ranging from before the first Super Bowl to this July, met to establish the Central Florida Chapter of the NFL Alumni Association (NFLAA)...

    • Posted October 30, 2014
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  • Reading-Reindeer LOGO-JUMBO
    Join the West Orange Times’ Reading Reindeer program

    For the 17th year, the West Orange Times is looking for community support for its annual Reading Reindeer literacy drive. From now through Dec. 12, the newspaper is asking its readers along with local clubs, civic groups,...

    • Posted October 30, 2014
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  • OUR_TOWN
    Happy 103rd, Dr. Albert Gleason

    Dr. Albert Gleason, of Winter Garden, was surrounded by many of his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren as he celebrated his 103rd birthday on Oct. 22.   The party was held at the Winter Garden Restaurant and was attended by...

    • Posted October 30, 2014
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  • OUR_TOWN
    Volunteers needed for Relay for Life

    The American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Winter Garden is seeking volunteers in the West Orange area for a variety of volunteer needs. Help is needed to organize and recruit fundraising teams; garner community support; coordinate...

    • Posted October 30, 2014
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  • MY VIEW
    PULP NON-FICTION: Second-grade teacher impressive in recent visit

    I am a staggering 5 feet, 3 1/4 inches tall. In my world, I tower over no one. In fact, I am quite used to looking up at both my students and my athletes, and this doesn’t faze...

    • Posted October 30, 2014
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