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Tuesday, December 13, 2022
Oakland juggles multiple water projects

Oakland juggles multiple water projects

Conservation, wastewater and redundancy projects take priority to keep pace with population growth.

Monday, December 5, 2022
 Winter Garden whiffs on Chanukah festivities

Winter Garden whiffs on Chanukah festivities

The city’s holiday marketing materials promoted numerous Christmas events while omitting the single Jewish event of the season

Wednesday, November 23, 2022
Oakland teeing up revised golf cart ordinance for driving to/from Winter Garden

Oakland teeing up revised golf cart ordinance for driving to/from Winter Garden

Town Manager Steve Koontz anticipates "a lot more golf cart traffic" with the completion of three residential roads.

Saturday, November 12, 2022
Chews A Puppy quietly awarded $5,000 scholarships to four Ocoee High School students in 2021

Chews A Puppy quietly awarded $5,000 scholarships to four Ocoee High School students in 2021

Little information about the application process or criteria is available; OCPS has no information whether the scholarship will be offered again this year.

Saturday, October 29, 2022
Pastor Hodge 1961-2022

Pastor Hodge 1961-2022

With his death on Oct. 17, Winter Garden loses a fierce community advocate and a loving spiritual leader

Wednesday, October 5, 2022
Winter Garden reschedules city commission and budget meeting for Jewish holy day

Winter Garden reschedules city commission and budget meeting for Jewish holy day

Winter Garden Mayor to Jewish community: "We apologize and ... okay."

Tuesday, October 4, 2022
SNAP recipients who lost food in Hurricane Ian can get replacement benefits

SNAP recipients who lost food in Hurricane Ian can get replacement benefits

Through October, benefits can be used for hot meals.

Saturday, October 1, 2022
With Ian gone, Orange County residents are trying to recover, but help is available

With Ian gone, Orange County residents are trying to recover, but help is available

Local governments, Orange County and others are reaching out to help residents recover from the aftermath of Hurricane Ian that left a wake of power outages, damage and chaos.

Sunday, September 25, 2022
Floridians should prepare for Ian, which is expected to hit the state later this week

Floridians should prepare for Ian, which is expected to hit the state later this week

Emergency officials are urging residents to prepare for Tropical Storm Ian, which will likely intensify into a hurricane soon. It's unclear where Ian will make landfall but Central Florida will see an impact. See what you need to do before the storm arrives.

Thursday, September 22, 2022
The commissioner is in

The commissioner is in

District 1 County Commissioner Nicole Wilson holds office hours to hear constituent concerns

Wednesday, September 7, 2022
The HUBB of it all

The HUBB of it all

The Foundation for a Healthier West Orange’s website connects residents to the housing, health, legal and financial resources all around the area.

Monday, August 22, 2022
Cities may not have to comply with Orange County’s rent capping measure

Cities may not have to comply with Orange County’s rent capping measure

Even if the ballot measure passes in November, cities can opt out by passing their own ordinances.

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