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  1. Aubrey Clark: Girl struck by SUV in Ocoee undergoing several medical proceduresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A local nonprofit is raising money to help with the medical expenses of the 10-year-old girl struck by an SUV while biking home from Citrus Elementary School in Ocoee on Tuesday. According to Osceola FD Benevolent website, she is undergoing several medical procedures to help her return to her normal life.

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  2. Police ID driver who struck Ocoee kids on way home from schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Ocoee Police have identified the SUV driver who struck two Citrus Elementary School students on their way home from school Tuesday afternoon. Lastevie V. Howard was exiting the Walgreens near Clarke and Silver Star roads around 3:50 p.m. when he eventually hopped a curb and struck the children, who were standing with their bicycles on the sidewalk, officials said.

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  3. Kids on way home from school hit by SUV, cops sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Two children on their way home from school were struck by an SUV in Ocoee this afternoon, police said. The Citrus Elementary School fifth graders, a boy and girl, were hit by the SUV on Clarke Road near Silver Star Road, police said.

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  4. Varsity scores: Dec. 28Read the original story

    Saturday Dec 27 | OrlandoSentinel.com

    Buzz : Malcolm Nicholas and Marlon Sierra combined for 35 points and 18 rebounds for the Stingarees . Mike Tolbert had 15 points and Damon Harge and Josh Raoul each had 13 for OCP .

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  5. Victims' families speak out; hit-and-runs up 32% since 2004Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 27 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Just over a year ago, Travis and Melanie Luque Exposito were hit by a car on East Colonial Drive. Melanie was killed, and Travis suffered brain damage.

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  6. Varsity scores: Dec. 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Poinciana's Nate Louis had the game-winning basket to lead the Eagles to third place in the Great Florida Shootout at Osceola. Poinciana's Nate Louis had the game-winning basket to lead the Eagles to third place in the Great Florida Shootout at Osceola.

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  7. QB Gunnar Ballant leads West over East in 21st Metro All-Star GameRead the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The West beats the East 36-20 in the 21st annual Orange County Senior Bowl at West Orange High School on Wednesday, December 10, 2014. The West beats the East 36-20 in the 21st annual Orange County Senior Bowl at West Orange High School on Wednesday, December 10, 2014.

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  8. Attackers rough up woman at Dollar General store in OcoeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Orlando Crime

    Ocoee police today released surveillance video of an attempted robbery inside a discount store in hopes of finding the attackers. Two attackers roughed up a Dollar General worker at 1851 E. Silver Star Road just before 10 a.m. Tuesday.

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  9. Orange board approves Teach for America despite teacher protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Sentinel School Zone

    Despite urgings to reconsider from a group of teachers, the Orange County School Board on Tuesday moved ahead on an agreement to fill up to 50 classroom jobs with Teach for America recruits next fall. "It will add some additional energy and talent to some of our neediest schools," said Superintendent Barbara Jenkins.

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  10. Unidentified body found inside missing Orlando Sentinel deliveryman's carRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Orlando Crime

    Detectives on Friday found an unidentified body inside a car belonging to the missing 22-year-old man who had been delivering the Orlando Sentinel, deputies said. The Orange County Sheriff's Office announced today that Robert John Mortimer's car was found near Maguire Road and West Colonial Drive in Ocoee.

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  11. Riller lifts Ocoee at Metro vs. Florida ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Grant Riller connecting on a game-winning 3-point field goal for Ocoee in a 53-50 victory over Deltona in the Metro vs. Florida Challenge at Apopka High School. Grant Riller connecting on a game-winning 3-point field goal for Ocoee in a 53-50 victory over Deltona in the Metro vs. Florida Challenge at Apopka High School.

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  12. Expanded Metro vs. Florida Challenge tips off WednesdayRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Deltona High forward Chad Brown signs with UCF to play basketball, the first ever Deltona player to sign to play hoops at the NCAA Division I level. Deltona High forward Chad Brown signs with UCF to play basketball, the first ever Deltona player to sign to play hoops at the NCAA Division I level.

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  13. Ocoee Middle principal named a National Distinguished PrincipalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Sentinel School Zone

    Mark Shanoff, principal of Ocoee Middle School, has been named among the top middle school principals in the country by the National Association of Elementary School Principals. The National Distinguished Principal award recognizes top elementary and middle school principals from public and private schools in all 50 states as well as Department of Defense Schools.

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  14. Central Florida hospitals make to Top Performer listRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Health Central Hospital in Ocoee receives $13.8 million grant from West Orange Healthcare District to add 40 rooms. Orlando Health's Health Central Hospital in Ocoee is among a handful of hospitals in Central Florida to make it to the Joint Commission's 2014 Top Performer list , meaning they've met certain measures of care in four areas: heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical care.

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  15. 'Bean Bags for Boobies' will benefit cancer survivorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Saturday afternoon's " Bean Bags for Boobies " may not be your typical breast cancer fundraiser. But 37-year-old Sabrina Tiedemann of Orlando isn't your typical breast cancer patient.

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  16. Health Central Hospital adding 40 roomsRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Health Central Hospital in Ocoee receives $13.8 million grant from West Orange Healthcare District to add 40 rooms. Ocoee's Health Central Hospital is getting 40 additional rooms thanks to a $13.8 million grant from the West Orange Healthcare District.

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  17. If you go: State bowling tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | OrlandoSentinel.com

    Apopka's boys bowling team will try to repeat as the state champion during the 2-day tournament beginning Wednesday at Boardwalk Bowl in Orlando. The Buzz : Competition will begin at 8 a.m. Wednesday and 7:45 a.m. Thursday.

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  18. Guilty verdict reached in Donnell Godfrey's witness-murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Donnell Godfrey looks toward the public gallery during closing statements of his witness-murder trial at the Orange County Courthouse. Donnell Godfrey looks toward the public gallery during closing statements of his witness-murder trial at the Orange County Courthouse.

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  19. High stakes in red-light fight: Hundreds of thousands could get ticket refundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Hundreds of thousands of motorists who paid tickets because a camera took a picture or video of their vehicles running a red light could get their money back if newly filed lawsuits prevail in federal court. Consider what might be at stake: Local governments in Florida meted out fines totaling nearly $100 million in the most recently ended fiscal year.

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  20. Men plotted to kill witnesses, prosecutor says: 'This was no robbery'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Pulled from their beds before dawn and ordered to the ground in their living room, Brienna Campos, Remington Campos and Alex Zaldivar were each shot in the head two years ago, prosecutor Jim Altman said Tuesday. The Campos siblings survived, something that "can only be described as a miracle," Altman told jurors during opening statements in the trial of Donnell Godfrey, one of three men charged in the 2012 shootings in Ocoee.

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