Archive for May 2015

Pentair has opened a World Aquaculture Technology Engineering & Research Center of Excellence on the campus in Apopka Campus

The centre, which consists of 12 400 sq ft of laboratories and fish culture systems, will be used for demonstration, research and teaching activities. Customers and educational institutions will be

Parts on Disney’s Tommorowland Movie Filmed in Altamonte Springs

from The Orlando Sentinel The reviews for “Tomorrowland,” the new George Clooney movie from Disney, may be mixed. But Central Florida’s supporting role as a backdrop — most filming took

Listen to the Main Street Apopka Radio Show #029 from 05/26/15

Hosted by Apopka Mayor Joe Kilsheimer and 1520’s Roger Franklin Williams, Main Street Apopka is a radio show all about your hometown. Download the MP3 here Catch Main Street Apopka

Listen to the Main Street Apopka Radio Show #028 from 05/19/15

Hosted by Apopka Mayor Joe Kilsheimer and 1520’s Roger Franklin Williams, Main Street Apopka is a radio show all about your hometown. This week features City of Apopka’s City Manager

Apopka Public Safety Day: May 30th

Bring the family for a fun-filled experience with Apopka’s police, fire and medical services on May 30. Public Safety Day, sponsored by Florida Hospital Apopka, will feature police SWAT and

Temporary ban on new fast-food eateries with drive-throughs fails in Apopka

story from the Orlando Sentinel Apopka’s City Council decided Wednesday night that you can still have it your way. After more than an hour of debate, council members rejected Mayor

Apopka Finds Creative Ways to Save Money with Vehicles

Repairs can be pretty costly when debris from inside a garbage truck catches fire. It’s twice as expensive when the fire happens a second time within just a few months.

All New Show About You, Your Money and God Coming Soon to WTLN

The new 950 WTLN is proud to announce a new show coming to our line up on Monday, June 1st at 2pm! Chris Brown’s True Stewardship with a message and a

Interesting Opinion Article about Apopka’s Fast Food

Here is an interesting article I found at the Orlando Sentinel written by Beth Kassab about the Apopka fast food topic: Fast food ban just what Apopka needs As I

Memorial Day Event in Apopka

The City of Apopka and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10147 will present a Memorial Day service on May 25. The special event to recognize esteemed members of the military

Listen to the Main Street Apopka Radio Show #027 from 05/12/15

Hosted by Apopka Mayor Joe Kilsheimer and 1520’s Roger Franklin Williams, Main Street Apopka is a radio show all about your hometown. This week’s show features Dino Rachiele owner Rachiele Custom

SANDI PATTY JUNE 28th FIRST BAPTIST OVIEDO

The NEW 950 WTLN welcomes Sandi Patty “A Celebration of Faith, Family, and Freedom” to First Baptist Oviedo, Sunday, June 28, 2015! Joined by the First Baptist Orchestra and a

Listen to the Main Street Apopka Radio Show #026 from 05/05/15

Hosted by Apopka Mayor Joe Kilsheimer and 1520’s Roger Franklin Williams, Main Street Apopka is a radio show all about your hometown. This week the first half of Main Street Apopka

Dare to Starve Your Eyes with New Life Ministries

To Starve your Eyes means to abstain from looking at anything sexually stimulating. God’s word is clear on his plans for our sexual life, including our thoughts and our actions.

It’s a Celebration of Women in Paleontology at Orlando Science Center

Orlando Science Center and Florida Fossil Hunters present “Women in Paleontology,” an event of presentations and fossil showcases. Female paleontology professionals from Ph.D.s to doctoral candidates to high school teachers

State tells Apopka to shave time off yellow lights

Story from WFTV Channel 9 9 Investigates uncovered a move by the state to shorten the time that central Florida drivers have to beat red lights. The city of Apopka

Free copy of My Best-Ever Book of Bible Stories courtesy of Truth for Life

Truth For Life, the Bible-teaching ministry of Alistair Begg, is making the book, My Best-Ever Book of Bible Stories, available to you completely free.  This colorful, fun storybook teaches young

Register NOW for FamilyLife’s Weekend to Remember Marriage Getaway

FamilyLife’s Weekend to Remember Caribe Royale All-Suite Hotel Orlando, FL June 12-16, 2015 FamilyLife’s Weekend to Remember is not just a fun, romantic getaway—it could improve your marriage for the

Listen to the Main Street Apopka Radio Show #025 from 04/28/15

Hosted by Apopka Mayor Joe Kilsheimer and 1520’s Roger Franklin Williams, Main Street Apopka is a radio show all about your hometown. This week’s show features Jennifer Wonderslaven, project manager for

North Orange Branch Library: Off the Shelf — Mysteries

Tuesday, May 12, 10:30 a.m. Did the butler do it? From cozies to high crime, mysteries remain one of the most popular genres in fiction. Join us as we discuss

Apopka is Growing… Great Article from CFN13

CFN 13 Posted at great article about Apopka’s growth: Apopka could nearly double in size in the next couple of decades thanks to the building of the Wekiva Parkway, which

North Orange Branch Library: Essential Oils and Emotional Healing Class

Tuesday, May 19, 6:30 p.m. Did you know that 100% pure essential oils can assist in the areas of emotional, behavioral and brain health? During this program, you will learn

Coming Soon: Summer Break at the North Orange Branch Library

June 8 through July 27, 1 – 4 p.m. Spend Mondays during summer break at the North Orange Branch Library! Our eight-week program features activities to keep participants’ minds in

North Orange Branch Library: May Schedule of Events

Click here for the North Orange Branch Library: May Schedule of Events

North Orange Branch Library: 1st Annual Childrens Clothing Swap

Event Type: Children’s Programs Date: 5/16/2015 Start Time: 2:00 PM End Time: 3:30 PM It’s time to clean out your children’s closets! Bring your children’s clean, gently used clothing and

Listen to the Main Street Apopka Radio Show #024 from 04/21/15

Hosted by Apopka Mayor Joe Kilsheimer and 1520’s Roger Franklin Williams, Main Street Apopka is a radio show all about your hometown. This week’s show features a “Behind the Scenes”

TODAY – Visioning Projects Will Invite Public Input

The community is invited to provide input for two different visioning projects up for discussion Wednesday, May 6 at the Apopka City Council meeting. The meeting begins at 1:30 p.m.

Flow Mobile Returns to Apopka City Hall

The FLOW bus is resuming visits to Apopka City Hall twice a month to provide driver and vehicle license services. The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles provides

Order up Some Fun at the Apopka Food Truck Round-up

The City of Apopka will bring together some of the best food on wheels next week for the Apopka Food Truck Round-up. The monthly event sponsored by Seacoast Bank runs

Apopka Envisions a Bright Future: What is the Visioning Project?

A new program from the City of Apopka invites the community to envision the future of this fast-growing area of Central Florida. Visioning is increasingly popular among all types of

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