Archive for June 2015

Listen to the Main Street Apopka Radio Show #032 from 06/16/15

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 featured guest is Jim Meadows with

Join Us for BEAR-A-THON 2015!

There has never been a more urgent time than now to educate the community of Central Florida about living with the Florida black bear.  Our community has grown exponentially and

“Ivey has a chance to start immediately”

According to a great article on Today U by Jason Hall, Apopka’s very own Martez Ivey has the chance to start this fall for the Florida Gators as a Freshman.

CFX BEGINS FIRST SECTION OF WEKIVA PARKWAY

The Central Florida Expressway Authority (CFX) will begin construction on its first section of the landmark Wekiva Parkway (State Road 429) on June 8, 2015. Work on this 2.3-mile section

Apopka shells out nearly $100,000 to evict gopher tortoises

from the Orlando Sentinel Apopka will shell out nearly $100,000 to relocate gopher tortoises whose burrows stand in the way of an important water project. Surveyors discovered dozens of deep

Apopka Kicks off Summer Work Program

The City of Apopka and CareerSource Central Florida will launch a new program  this weekend to provide job training and employment for Apopka area high-school students.  Apopka Youth Works will

Big Potato Foundation Cares for the Apopka Community

When Apopka needs help, Pam Welker finds a way to provide it. The director of charitable programming for the Big Potato Foundation regularly offers food donations for the hungry, clothing

Listen to the Main Street Apopka Radio Show #031 from 06/09/15

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 featured guest is Jeff Welch of Kelly

Listen to the Main Street Apopka Radio Show #030 from 06/02/15

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 featured guest is Carmen Ruiz-Ore, Sales

Get Your FREE Apopka Blue Darter Supporter Sticker & Discount Cards

Do you want to show your support for the Apopka Blue Darters? Football season is right around the corner, and 1520 WBZW, the home of Blue Darter sports, is giving

Apopka’s North Orange Library Summer Calendar of Events

From Minecraft to Magicians to Movie Marathons to Crafts… there is a lot going on this summer at Apopka’s North Orange Library. Click here to see the full lineup.

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