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Budget 2019: What’s next for Apopka?

Opinion/Analysis By Reggie Connell/Managing Editor of The Apopka Voice A fiscal budget is in many ways a comprehensive look at the financial state of a city....

Could a national buyback program reduce gun violence in America?

By Lacey Wallace, Pennsylvania State University Americans own nearly half of the world’s guns, with approximately 120 firearms for every 100 U.S. residents. Gun control policies...

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New Bill Could Help Protect Florida’s At-Risk Wildlife

Focus on Congress By Trimmel Gomes of the Florida News Connection TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Congress is considering a bill that would direct nearly $1.4 billion to...

City Attorney keeps the heat on former Apopka EMS billing company

By Reggie Connell/Managing Editor of The Apopka Voice Joseph Byrd has been busy this summer. In less than two months, the Apopka City Attorney has filed...

5 things parents need to know about ‘summer loss’

By Abel J. Koury, The Ohio State University When it comes to news articles about the impact that summer has on student learning, the news...

10 New Florida Laws That Went into Effect This Month

There are continuously new laws being put into action to better the community -- and with the start of July came several new laws...

Demings introduces HUD Inspection Act of 2019

Focus on Congress From the office of Rep. Val Demings  Representative Val Demings of the Florida 10th District, along with U.S. Rep. Al Lawson (FL-05), Rep....

City Council: Listen to Apopka’s residents

Opinion/Analysis By Reggie Connell/ Managing Editor of The Apopka Voice As a writer, journalist, and columnist, it's important to inform, enlighten and inspire the readers of...

At least 2% of US public water systems are like Flint’s – Americans just...

By Laura Pangallozzi, Binghamton University, State University of New York More than five years after Flint’s water crisis first hit the news, the city has...

Demings champions NATO and democracy in Europe

Meets with officials from Denmark, Hungary, and Luxembourg on a mission to support NATO allies and defend democratic values  From the office of Rep. Val...

The Orange County Clerk of Courts may have money for you

From the Orange County Clerk of Courts  You may not be aware, but the Orange County Clerk’s Office may have money for you in the...

Florida makes the restoration of voting rights contingent on criminal debt payments

By Victoria Shineman, University of Pittsburgh Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has signed a measure approved by state lawmakers that makes the restoration of voting rights...