Events

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

Obituaries

Obituary: Gloria Jean Berndobler Feb 18, 2020

Gloria Jean Berndobler, 93 of Winter Garden, passed away peacefully on Monday, February 10, 2020 with her loving husband of 58 years by her side.

Obituary: Mary Ruth Walther Feb 18, 2020

Mary Ruth Walther, 86, of Leesburg, FL., passed away on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at Cornerstone Hospice in Tavares, Fl.

Obituary: James Donald Lantz Feb 18, 2020

James Donald Lantz passed away on February 12, 2020.

Obituary: Lillian Oquendo Feb 4, 2020

Lillian Oquendo passed away on January 27, 2020.

Obituary: Margarete Wolf Smith Feb 4, 2020

Margarete Wolf Smith, 89, of Winter Garden, Florida, passed away on February 1, 2020.

Business

Education

Delaware 4th-graders score two points below the national average on reading
Delaware Business Daily reports | Feb 15, 2020

Fourth-graders in Delaware on average scored 218 on a standardized reading test administered last year, which is two points below the 2019 national average calculated by the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP).

From Delaware Business Daily

Delaware 4th-graders score one point below the national average on math

Delaware Business Daily reports | Feb 8, 2020

Fourth-graders in Delaware on average scored 239 on a standardized math test administered last year, which is one point below the 2019 national average calculated by the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP).

From Delaware Business Daily

UDEL sports programs took in $36.6 million in 2018

Delaware Business Daily reports | Jan 31, 2020

University of Delaware grossed $36.6 million in 2018, making it the 102nd-highest-grossing college athletics program in the United States that year, according to a Delaware Business Daily analysis of the latest federal data

Family

TOWN OF WINDERMERE: Windermere passes ordinance to fight cut-through traffic
Press release submission | Feb 17, 2020

Winderm The town manager now has the authority to place no-right-turn signs along Sixth Avenue.

TOWN OF WINDERMERE: Congratulations on 20 Years
Press release submission | Feb 3, 2020

Public Works Foreman Celebrates 20 Years with the Town Whether

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.

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