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Governor awards CareerSource Central Florida $39,000 for Veterans Performance Incentive

From CareerSource Central Florida CareerSource Central Florida (CSCF) has been honored by Governor Ron DeSantis with the Veterans Performance Incentive Award for its exemplary...

Florida citrus industry continues recovery from Hurricane Irma

By John Haughey | The Center Square The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) expects Florida’s 2019 orange production to increase by 3.4 percent over 2018...

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Orange County Property Appraiser’s Office wins international award

OCPA recognized with multiple prestigious awards and received worldwide attention for best practices and expertise~ From the Orange County Appraiser's Office The Orange County Property Appraiser’s Office...

Your voting habits may depend on when you registered to vote

National Voter Registration Day By Enrijeta Shino, University of North Florida and Daniel A. Smith, University of Florida When eligible citizens register to vote, it doesn’t...

Anatomy of an investigation: The case that rocked the Apopka Fire Department

Opinion/Analysis By Reggie Connell/Managing Editor of The Apopka Voice On September 18th, the City Council ratified the appointment of Sean Wylam as Fire Chief of the...

‘Historic levels of funding‘ for 2020 Florida springs restoration, septic-to-sewer plans

By John Haughey | The Center Square Gov. Ron DeSantis will push lawmakers to follow through with funding he has requested in his Fiscal Year...

Department of Health hosting Breast Cancer Awareness event in October

From the Florida Department of Health/Orange County The community is invited to a Breast Cancer Awareness event on October 3, 2019, hosted by the Breast...

City Council ratifies Wylam as Apopka Fire Chief

 The Apopka City Council unanimously ratified the appointment of Sean Wylam as the next Fire Chief of the Apopka Fire Department at its Wednesday...

Florida business group calls for teacher raises, more technical schools

By John Haughey | The Center Square A council of Florida business leaders is calling on state lawmakers to increase teachers’ salaries, require school districts...

Superblocks: Barcelona’s car-free zones could extend lives and boost mental health

By Anupam Nanda, University of Reading The world’s biggest cities have larger populations and higher economic outputs than in some countries. But as they grow...

How a person vapes, not just what a person vapes, could also play a...

By Risa Robinson, Rochester Institute of Technology In the wake of six deaths and 380 cases of confirmed and probable lung disease across the U.S.,...

Becker and Byrd clash at City Council; vote for Apopka Fire Chief delayed

Deputy Fire Chief Sean Wylam named acting fire chief By Reggie Connell/Managing Editor of The Apopka Voice It's been a cruel summer in Apopka. First and foremost...