Events

Jan 25 7:00 PM
City of Ocoee Code Enforcement Board meeting
City of Ocoee 150 N Lakeshore Dr
Jan 26 6:30 PM
Town of Windermere Historical Preservation Board meeting
Town of Windermere 614 Main St
Jan 27 5:00 PM
Town of Windermere Parks and Recreation Committee meeting
Town of Windermere 614 Main St
Jan 27 6:00 PM
Town of Windermere Long Range Planning Committee meeting
Town of Windermere 614 Main St
Jan 27 7:00 PM
City of Ocoee Citizens Advisory Council for Police Department meeting
City of Ocoee 150 N Lakeshore Dr

Obituaries

Obituary: Freddie Lee Carpenter Jan 20, 2020

Freddie Lee Carpenter, 80, passed away on January 13, 2020 in Winter Haven, Florida.

Obituary: Lila Lee Barrington Cason Jan 20, 2020

Lila Lee Barrington Cason, 92, loving mother and grandmother, passed away at her home on January 17, 2020.

Obituary: Lawrence A. Heffner Jan 20, 2020

Lawrence "Larry" Heffner went to be with the Lord on January 15, 2020 after a wonderful, love filled life. Larry was surrounded by his family as his heart peacefully took it's final beat.

Obituary: Ann Charlotte Flanagan Jan 7, 2020

Ann Charlotte Flanagan was granted her angel wings on January 2, 2020.

Obituary: Gilliard, Agnes Lucille Jan 7, 2020

Gilliard, Agnes Lucille 85 of Rockledge, died Wednesday January 1, 2020.

Business

WEST ORANGE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: The SERVPRO First Responder Bowl Kicks Off December 30
Press release submission | Dec 16, 2019

SERVPRO is proud to present the SERVPRO First Responder Bowl, scheduled to kick-off on December 30, 2019, at 12:30 ET at the Gerald J.

WEST ORANGE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Member Celebration Brunch to be held December 13

Press release submission | Dec 9, 2019

Come out and celebrate our West Orange Chamber members during the Member Celebration Brunch on December 13th at the Ocoee Lakeshore Center.

Education

UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX-FLORIDA: 5 Steps to Defining a Personal Brand

Press release submission | Dec 31, 2019

“Whether applying for a job, seeking a promotion, or making a major career change, a solid resume may not be enough.” Read on for tips on discovering and defining your personal brand.

Family

TOWN OF WINDERMERE: Windermere Police Department Officers were recognized
Press release submission | Jan 20, 2020

This past Tuesday at Town Council, several Windermere Police Department Officers were recognized.

TOWN OF WINDERMERE: 3rd annual St, Patrick's Day Celebration to be held March 14

Press release submission | Jan 13, 2020

Live music, food trucks, activities for kids, and ice cold craft beer, all for a great cause!

Real Estate

Analysis: Orange County has 17th highest home vacancy rate among Florida counties.
Florida Local News Service reports | Mar 1, 2019

The number of vacant homes in Florida's Orange County was more than 6,200 in the third quarter of 2018, an eight-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Analysis: Home affordability in Orange County tanks
Florida Local News Network reports | Dec 13, 2018

Orange County had the sixth lowest home affordability index in Florida in the third quarter, according to an analysis of 440 counties by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Q3 real estate sales report: Tildenville

Local Labs News Service | Dec 11, 2018

Median prices rose in Tildenville over last year, and are up 120.1 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to third quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Q3 real estate sales report: Orlovista

Local Labs News Service | Dec 10, 2018

Median prices rose in Orlovista over last year, and are up 224.1 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to third quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Sports

From Apopka Times

Analysis: University of Central Florida posts third highest gender pay gap for head coaches in Florida

Florida Local News Network reports | Nov 19, 2018

Men’s head coach salaries at University of Central Florida outpaced women’s team coaches by 352 percent, according to an Apopka Times analysis of recent U.S. Department of Education data.

Florida News Network