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Apopka, Florida is located in Orange County. Zip codes in Apopka, FL include 32704, 32712, and 32703. The median home price in Apopka is $225,000 which is roughly $85/per square foot. More Apopka information.

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Friday Apr 18 | U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Dietary intakes of pesticides based on community duplicate diet samples

Melnyk, L., J. Xue, G. Brown, M. McCombs, M. Nishioka, AND L. Michael. Dietary intakes of pesticides based on community duplicate diet samples.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

NOLA.com

Florida mayor, 93, booted out of office after 63-year run, newspaper reports

Elected officials in Gretna are known for their longevity. Police Chief B.H. Miller Sr. served 53 years until he passed away in office.

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The Orlando Sentinel

Apopka praises outgoing mayor, creates fund in his name

Apopka said good-bye last night to longtime Mayor John Land with poignant speeches praising his seven decades of service and a newly created community fund in his name that will provide money to city schools, civic organizations and charities.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

Seminole Chronicle

Ukrainian eggs paint different side of Easter

Taissa Meleshko stands in front of a bookcase in her Apopka home, carefully turning a beautifully decorated egg with her fingers.

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The Orlando Sentinel

Apopka mayor-elect visits two weekend shows

Apopka Mayor-elect Joe Kilsheimer will be a guest on two local public-affairs programs this weekend.

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Governing

Florida Mayor, Elected to Office in 1949, Finally Defeated

After a historic run by 93-year-old Mayor John Land, they chose a new direction in the name of Joe Kilsheimer, 56, who campaigned on the need for younger, more energetic leadership in a city that had fallen short of its potential.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

CNN

Amidst Contrails from MCO

Early in the night, the moon above Apopka, FL, USA was snuggled and smothered in contrails from MCO, Orlando, FL, USA.

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Belleville News Democrat

Off the beat: Mayor who took office in 1949 finally defeated

After a nearly unbroken spell in office going back to the Truman administration, Mayor John Land is finally out of office in Apopka, Fla.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Orlando Sentinel

Florida Hospital plans to move rehab services

Florida Hospital has announced plans to close its Winter Park cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation center May 1 and will move those services to the hospital's downtown Orlando campus.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Orlando Sentinel

Orlando's real race, Apopka's nunsense and Jeb's jabs

We start with the Orlando City Council, where voters delivered a wake-up call to supposed heir-apparent Juan Lynum .

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The Orlando Sentinel

Guest list: John Mica, Apopka mayor-elect

Apopka Mayor-elect Joe Kilsheimer will be Lauren Rowe's guest on "Flashpoint" at 8 a.m. Sunday on WKMG-Channel 6. Kilsheimer, 56, this week defeated incumbent John Land, 93, the state's longest-serving mayor.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Click Orlando

Apopka mayor, 93, ousted in runoff election

THE KIDS DOWN AT NAP TIME, PERHAPS TOO HARD IN THIS CASE. A HISTORIC NIGHT IN CENTRAL FLORIDA.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

WESH-TV

Joe Kilsheimer beats John Land in Apopka mayor's race

Voters went to the polls in Apopka on Tuesday for a mayoral runoff election between the same mayor the city has had for 60 years and a first-term council member.

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The Florida Times-Union

Researchers plan $3M study of Florida's springs

Two University of Florida institutes and the St. Johns River Water Management District are starting a three-year $3 million study of the impact of pollutants on Florida's springs.

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KSFO AM 560

Voters to Decide If Apopka Mayor John Land, 93, Should Get Another Term

At 93 years old, Mayor John Land of Apopka, Fla., is asking voters for another term Tuesday.

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The Orlando Sentinel

Voter turnout brisk in historic Apopka mayor's race

Today's runoff between Apopka Mayor John Land and Joe Kilsheimer is generating more interest than their first contest, as a steady stream of voters are casting ballots at the city's community center on South Central Avenue.

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Business Journal

Apopka greenhouse company sold to Miami-based Costa Farms

Herman Engelmann Greenhouses Inc. of Apopka - a 43-year-old company that employs about 300 people - has been sold to Miami-based Costa Farms.

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WESH-TV

Apopka voters to choose mayor in special election

OFF ELECTION. RESIDENTS WILL DECIDE TO KEEP THEIR CURRENT MAYOR OR VOTE IN A FIRST TERM COUNT SUL MEMBER PERFORM WE ARE JOINED WITH MORE.

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The Miami Herald

5 Things to Know in Florida for April 8

A state-approved curriculum to guide classes about the Everglades is now available to Florida teachers.

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The Miami Herald

93-year-old Apopka mayor wants another term

If Mayor John Land wins Tuesday's runoff election, he will extend his tenure as one of the longest-serving fulltime mayors in the nation.

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