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  1. Family celebrate Alexandria Chery's birthday with balloon release todayRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    The Olympia High School student who was found dead nearly a week after she disappeared from her Ocoee-area home would have turned 17 years old today. Alexandria Chery's family and friends will celebrate her birthday with a blue balloon release at Woodlawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Orlando at 4 p.m. A photo of the memorial Alexandria Chery's family left in the area where her body was found near the Osceola-Polk county line.

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  2. Apopka's Anderson collects nearly $350,000 in unused sick, vacation timeRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The city of Apopka on Wednesday paid former Chief Administrative Officer Richard Anderson $346,665 in unused vacation time, personal days and sick leave as part of his retirement package. The payout did not include Anderson's two city pensions - one as fire chief and the other as a city administrator.

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  3. Family, friends gather to honor homicide victimsRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The two worked together, ate lunch together and spent time together whenever they could find a spare moment and an excuse to meet. And on the rare occasion that they were apart, their text message exchange was endless.

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  4. Drugstore clerk was customers' friend, adviserRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 20 | The Orlando Sentinel

    For more than half a century, she worked as a small-town drugstore clerk, but her stature was legendary in the Ocoee-Winter Garden area, friends and family members say. Affectionately known as "Dr. Ruth," Aycock knew everybody in town and knew everything about everybody - especially people's health and medications, her family said.

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  5. National Cheeseburger Day: Where to get your fix in Central FloridaRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | The Orlando Sentinel

    What: B&B Junction's seasonal wild mushroom burger served with buttermilk-battered onion rings and the shake of the day. Where: 2103 W. Fairbanks Ave., Winter Park Contact: 407-513-4134 What: B&B Junction's seasonal wild mushroom burger served with buttermilk-battered onion rings and the shake of the day.

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  6. Varsity scores: Sept. 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Bishop Moore's Gray Malias helped her team to a 3-1 victory over Winter Springs in Wednesday night volleyball action. Buzz : Marlie Monserez had 23 assists for Bishop Moore in a 25-10, 25-21, 25-27, 25-17 victory.

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  7. Equality, Ocoee, and Tebow: LettersRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 | The Orlando Sentinel

    After the tragedy in Ferguson, Mo., it's understandable that letter-writer Tucker Kendrick on Sept. 9 declared, " racism is rampant and is baked in our system."

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  8. Pool of black and brown donors must grow to save livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Thisha Davis was a high school sophomore when she noticed her puffy ankles. Given the pounding that high-school basketball inflicted on her body, she ignored the inflammation.

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  9. MetroPCS break-in video leads cops to 3 teen boys, 3 menRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Six suspects - three teen boys and three adults - were taken into custody this morning, accused of breaking into a MetroPCS store in Apopka and stealing cellphones and cash. Surveillance video from the store at 1719 S. Orange Blossom Trail helped police track down and identify the suspects, Apopka police Capt.

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  10. Orange County broadens access to its domestic-partner registryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Gay couples in Orange County will now find it easier to sign up for the county's domestic-partner registry. Previously, the affidavits needed for county residents to join the registry could be turned in only at the comptroller's office in the downtown County Administration Building.

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  11. Deputies investigating armed robbery at 7-ElevenRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Orange County deputies are investigating an armed robbery at a 7-Eleven convenience store near the intersection of Clarcona Ocoee and North Apopka Vineland roads, officials said.

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  12. 14-year-old boy admits attacking elderly Publix shopper in OcoeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Ocoee police today announced the arrest of a 14-year-old suspect in a Publix purse snatching two weeks ago.

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  13. Ocoee Police search for attempted kidnapping suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Ocoee Police recently released a sketch of a man who, they say, tried to lure an 11-year-old boy into his car as the boy walked home from school.

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  14. Heart association wants teens trained in CPRRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    In an effort to create "a generation of lifesavers," the American Heart Association is pushing for all Florida high-school students to learn CPR before they can graduate.

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  15. Composite images released in elderly woman's purse snatching at PublixRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Ocoee police on Tuesday released composite images of two males wanted in last week's purse snatching at a Publix.

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  16. First day of school kicks off in OrangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    About 350,000 public school students headed back to class this morning in Central Florida, including about 192,000 in Orange County alone.

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  17. Elderly woman has purse snatched at Ocoee PublixRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Ocoee police are searching for the man who allegedly snatched the purse of a 74-year-old woman at a Publix on Silver Star Road on Friday.

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  18. 911 call released in Alexandria Chery caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Search for missing teen Pastor David Jacques of The Kingdom Church leads a service for the missing teen, Alexandria Chery, at Grace Beauty Salon on Silver Star Road, on Friday, August 1, 2014.

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  19. Pool of black and brown donors must grow to save livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Thisha Davis was a high school sophomore when she noticed her puffy ankles. Given the pounding that high-school basketball inflicted on her body, she ignored the inflammation.

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  20. Alexandria Chery: Teen's family raising money to pay for funeral costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Although there has still been no scientific confirmation that the decomposing female body found near Osceola Polk Line Road last week was that of a missing and presumed dead 16-year-old girl, Alexandria Chery's family has started to plan her funeral.

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