Archive for January 2016

Enrollment has Begun for Apopka Youth Works

The City of Apopka and CareerSource Central Florida are recruiting local businesses to provide free seasonal employment and job mentoring to high-schoolers enrolled in Apopka Youth Works. The successful summer

Apopka Library: Stretching for Pain Management

Stretching for Pain Management Age Group(s): Adults Date: 1/29/2016 Start Time: 10:30 AM End Time: 11:30 AM Join Diana Jo Rossano, Ph.D. and learn how to improve all types of

Meet the Apopka City Council Candidates: Kyle Becker

1520 WBZW, Apopka’s Hometown Station, is bringing you live coverage of the January 27th forum that will include Apopka City Council Candidates for seats 3 and 4. Our broadcast begins at

Meet the Apopka City Council Candidates: Young Kim

1520 WBZW, Apopka’s Hometown Station, is bringing you live coverage of the January 27th forum that will include Apopka City Council Candidates for seats 3 and 4. Our broadcast begins at

Meet the Apopka City Council Candidates: Bill Arrowsmith

1520 WBZW, Apopka’s Hometown Station, is bringing you live coverage of the January 27th forum that will include Apopka City Council Candidates for seats 3 and 4. Our broadcast begins at

AM 660 The Answer to Host Feb. 25th GOP Debate

On Monday, the Republican National Committee ousted NBC from broadcasting the February 25th Republican Presidential Debate in Houston…which will air just days before Super Tuesday on March 1st. The RNC

Apopka Library: ARTSY TODDLER

ARTSY TODDLER Date: Monday, January 25, 2016 Start Time: 11:00 AM Library: North Orange Branch Paint, paste, glue, stamp and create! Young children will enjoy stories, songs and exploring age-appropriate

Meet the Apopka City Council Candidates: Alice Nolan

1520 WBZW, Apopka’s Hometown Station, is bringing you live coverage of the January 27th forum that will include Apopka City Council Candidates for seats 3 and 4. Our broadcast begins at

Meet the Apopka City Council Candidates: Doug Bankson

1520 WBZW, Apopka’s Hometown Station, is bringing you live coverage of the January 27th forum that will include Apopka City Council Candidates for seats 3 and 4. Our broadcast begins at

Birdapalooza – February 6, 2016 – Lake Apopka

Birdapalooza February 6, 2016 9am-4pm Magnolia Park What is Birdapalooza? A celebration of the rich diversity of birds and other wildlife that make their home on the north shore of

American Leprosy Missions Radiothon Begins Today

Join Apopka’s Hometown Station, 1520 WBZW along with our sister stations FM 94.9 and 950 WTLN for our Radiothon to benefit the American Leprosy Missions. Jim Turner, Pete Paquette and

Meet the Apopka City Council Candidates: Sam Ruth

1520 WBZW, Apopka’s Hometown Station, is bringing you live coverage of the January 27th forum that will include Apopka City Council Candidates for seats 3 and 4. Our broadcast begins at

Submit a Question for the Candidates of the Jan 27th Apopka City Council Forum!

The Apopka City Council Forum is right around the corner, and 1520 WBZW is giving you the chance to submit a question that may be asked to the candidates on

Apopka Honors 1961-62 state championship boys basketball team

Apopka Memorial’s 1961-62 state championship boys basketball team will be remembered. The school, named Apopka High School since it moved to a new campus in 1976, will honor the title

The Apopka City Council Forum – January 27, 2016

On Wednesday, January 27, 2016 there will be an Apopka City Council Forum at the new CPS Sportsplex hosted by 1520 WBZW, The Apopka Chief and The Apopka Voice where you

Give to the American Leprosy Missions Today

American Leprosy Missions is the oldest and largest nonprofit, non-denominational organization in the U.S. working to cure and care for people with leprosy and Buruli ulcer worldwide. American Leprosy Missions

Learn Bear Safety Tips at Apopka Event

Wildlife and zoo officials will be in Apopka on Jan. 16 to present information about black bear safety. The program will get started at 1 p.m. at the Apopka Amphitheater

2016 Old Florida Outdoor Festival – BUY YOUR TICKETS NOW AND SAVE!

The 2016 Old Florida Outdoor Festival will be better than ever to celebrate the event’s fifth year. Get your tickets early to save $5 off gate admission. Save even more

Listen to Apopka and Orangewood Christian Basketball Games LIVE on 1520 WBZW

Here is the January schedule for Apopka and Orangewood Christian Basketball games you can hear live on 1520 WBZW and only at MyHometownFL.com. Apopka Jan 12 – Apopka vs Ocoee

Planning Commission Meeting – January 12

Planning Commission Meeting Tuesday, January 12 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm Council Chambers, 120 East Main Street, Apopka, FL 32703

Apopka commissioner calls for more diversity at city-funded festival

from the Orlando Sentinel An Apopka commissioner is raising protest about a city-funded outdoor festival that he says seems geared predominantly toward whites. Diversity at the Old Florida Outdoor Festival

Listen to the Main Street Apopka Radio Show #056 from 01/05/16

Hosted by Apopka Mayor Joe Kilsheimer and Pete Paquette, Main Street Apopka is a radio show all about your hometown. Download the MP3 Here Catch Main Street Apopka live every

Apopka Library: Kidney Smart

Kidney Smart Age Group(s): Adults, Seniors Date: 1/12/2016 Start Time: 10:30 AM End Time: 12:30 PM 1 in 10 U.S. adults has kidney disease. If you have it, you’re not

Apopka Library: Detox & Renew with Essential Oils

Detox & Renew with Essential Oils Age Group(s): All Ages Date: 1/9/2016 Start Time: 1:00 PM End Time: 2:30 PM We will discuss the importance of cleansing and detoxifying our

Apopka Library: ARTSY TODDLER

ARTSY TODDLER Date: Monday, January 11, 2016 Start Time: 11:00 AM Library: North Orange Branch Paint, paste, glue, stamp and create! Young children will enjoy stories, songs and exploring age-appropriate

Apopka Library: Green Teen: Go Cart Fun

Green Teen: Go Cart Fun Age Group(s): Tweens, Teens, Families Date: 1/10/2016 Start Time: 2:00 PM End Time: 3:00 PM Use your creativity and have fun. Come and build a

The NEW 94.9 FM – 950 AM WTLN’s 2016 Pastors Masters Golf Scramble

The NEW 94.9 FM – 950 AM WTLN’s 2016 Pastors Masters Golf Scramble is opened to all active and retired pastors in Central Florida! No prior golfing experience necessary! This

Lake Apopka Phosphorous Removal Pilot Project Appears Promising

from the Daily Commercial A pilot project to remove phosphorus from Lake Apopka is one of several that may prove beneficial to restoring the lake in the next decade, according

Food Truck Round Up – January 7

Food Truck Round Up Thursday, January 7 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm Held every first Thursday near the Gazebo at Kit Land Nelson Park. Parking available at Edwards Field. Free

Apopka Council Meeting – January 6

Council Meeting Wednesday, January 6 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm Council Chambers 120 East Main Street Apopka, FL 32703 Find the current agenda at: http://www.apopka.net/agenda.html

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