The latest from TV, Radio, and Newspapers

Add a news source

Are we missing a Astor news source? Let us know!

Astor Newswire

Astor Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Astor, FL.

Results 1 - 20 of 24 in Astor, FL

  1. Restaurateur Vincent 'Vince' Morreale passesRead the original story

    Wednesday | Grand Island Pennysaver

    ... built his own home in Lewiston, created numerous additions to his Center Street property, built his winter home in Astor, Florida, and also helped to build homes for all three of his children. After he "retired" in 1990, Morreale continued to enjoy ...


  2. FHP: Train clips truck on tracks in PiersonRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 17 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    An Astor man escaped injuries when an Amtrak train clipped his vehicle as he tried to go around lowered gates on the tracks in Pierson Tuesday morning, the Florida Highway Patrol said. The incident occurred at 6:55 a.m. on the tracks crossing State Road 40, said FHP's Sgt.


  3. Astor motorist struck by trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 | The Daily Commercial

    An Astor man escaped uninjured after his vehicle was struck by an Amtrak train in Volusia County early Tuesday morning, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.


  4. Did you know?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 15 | The Daily Commercial

    ... Eustis Railway Company was incorporated and chartered on Feb. 20, 1878 to build a line of 3-foot gauge railroad from Astor to Lake Eustis, about 25 miles. Gardenia, now Fruitland Park, was settled in 1879 by Maj. Orlando P. Rooks, a horticulturist ...


  5. Manatees on the moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 | The Daily Commercial

    ... or personal watercraft. These zones in Lake County include along the southwest shore of Lake George, north of Astor. Zones also exist along the St. Johns River dividing Lake and Volusia counties. November is Manatee Awareness Month. Although the sea ...


  6. Motorist killed in Lake County crash identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 11 | The Daily Commercial

    ... stop sign in Altoona, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. Christine Edwards, 46, and Keegan Edwards, 15, both of Astor, suffered serious injuries and were taken to Ocala Regional Medical Center. The crash occurred on County Road 455A about 7:20 ...


  7. Bob McNally's Outdoors OutlookRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 4 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... feet of water. Crappie catching is beginning to heat up on Lake Woodruff, a wide spot in the St. Johns River south of Astor. Anglers drifting and trolling mid-lake areas with yellow or chartreuse jigs tipped with live minnows are getting some ...


  8. Alleged burglar tries to grab fuel for getaway vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | The Daily Commercial

    An Astor man was charged Tuesday with burglary after allegedly breaking into a restaurant to steal vegetable oil to fuel his getaway vehicle.


  9. Man arrested in bushes after claiming he was 'the creator'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2015 | The Daily Commercial

    ... in some bushes -- claiming he was "the creator," according to the Lake County Sheriff's Office. Allen Clay Ramsey, of Astor, was charged with loitering and prowling after attempting to go back into the bushes, and refusing to give him name to ...


  10. Cops: Astor man said he is creator, owns worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    An Astor man was arrested this morning after telling deputies that he was "the creator and owned the world," a Lake County Sheriff's Office arrest affidavit states. While on patrol, a deputy noticed Allen Ramsey, 61, hiding in a bush on the north side of State Road 40, deputies said.


  11. Three charged with making meth in Ocala National ForestRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | The Daily Commercial

    ... the maroon Ford truck, which was reported stolen in North Carolina, traveling on State Road 19 in Shockley. Richie, an Astor homeless man, had also been accused in the grand theft of a travel trailer and the burglary of an Astor business. According ...


  12. Classic cars, '50 and '60s music on tap at Vintage VentureRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... residential convenience centers and the Central Landfill Facility hours of operations have changed effective today. Astor, 54721 Astor Transfer Station Road, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. Details: 352-759-2776. Clermont, ...


  13. 10 haunted places in Lake County to see on HalloweenRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2015 | The Daily Commercial

    ... the following 10 places in Lake County are haunted, according to 1 Gobble Road Campsites , Astor: A "glowing white male" is reported to have been seen walking down the road at night. 2 Bay Street Theatre , 109 N. Bay St., ...


  14. Emergency no-wake zone in effectRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2015 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    State officials announced Thursday they have enacted a temporary idle-speed, no-wake zone on the St. Johns River at Astor. The no-wake zone was enacted for the river between South Moon Canal and State Road 40 for boating safety reasons, stated officials with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.


  15. Paddy Agnew's Notes from Italy: could this be Fiorentina's year?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | World Soccer

    When the Paulo Sousa coached Fiorentina rattled in friendly wins this summer against Barcelona and Chelsea no less, most of us took the results with the extra-large pinch of salt applicable to pre-season friendlies. Those results might set fans dreaming, one reasoned, but when the real action begins it will be a very different story.


  16. Lake offering sandbags to residents in preparation of Tropical Storm ErikaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Lake County is offering free sandbags to residents in preparation of Tropical Storm Erika, which latest forecasts show will travel up Florida's peninsula early next week. The sandbags will be available at four Lake County fire stations throughout the county in Astor, Altoona, Fruitland Park and Clermont.


  17. Uruguay's unions lash out at - illegal' gov't education decreeRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2015 | Buenos Aires Herald

    Uruguay's main teachers' union will ignore the government's controversial "essentiality of services" ruling and go ahead with a new 48-hour walkout, beginning today, the National Federation of Secondary School Teachers confirmed to the Herald yesterday, denouncing the decree as "illegal." "We are calling a general strike for 48 hours, educational workers will participate starting tomorrow , then from Thursday we will be participating in the national strike along with the Central workers' union ," Fenapes General Secretary Jos Olivera said, echoing the PIT-CNT executive secretariat's earlier call yesterday for a partial general strike on Thursday from 9am to 1pm, in protest.


  18. Smoker Craft intros new products, honors top dealersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2015 | Boating Industry

    ... dealers for the 2015 model year, including 61 Marine & Sports, Hastings, Minn.; 66 Marine North, Crosslake, Minn.; Astor Marine, Astor, Fla.; Bretz RV & Marine, Missoula, Mont.; Buzz' Marine Supply, Kearney, Neb. ; Keith's Marina, West Bend, Wisc.; ...


  19. Day trip to historical pioneer settlementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... School. Today, it encloses a variety of relocated historic structures, including the Pierson railroad station, the Astor bridge tender's house, a Methodist church, a turpentine still, a Georgia log cabin, an old country store, and a number of ...


  20. Sonnentag Theatre at the IceHouse ready to hand out Cubie AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... to participant in its annual Fourth of July street parade on Main Street set for 5 p.m. July 4. The parking lot at the Astor County Library, 54905 Alco Road, will be closed on Friday while work is done to reseal the pavement. The library is normally ...


Astor Job Listings
View or post Astor job listings on Topix.
Astor Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Astor from Topix.
Astor Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Astor on Topix.