Blue Darters, Mustangs hoping to bounce back from midseason losses

first_img You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here AP Poll: Apopka falls to #4, Wekiva receives votesIt was a rough week for Apopka football.For the first time this season, both the Apopka Blue Darters and Wekiva Mustangs took a loss on the same night. The Blue Darters fell to the Jones Tigers 21-12, while Wekiva lost its second straight game to the Dr. Phillips Cougars 35-7.Both Apopka and Wekiva are looking to bounce back this week with matchups inside their respective districts.The Blue Darters, now 4-1 and ranked #4 in the Associated Press Florida High School 8A poll, will return to Apopka to host the West Orange Warriors for an 8A District 4 battle. The Blue Darters will play a Warrior squad that is riding a three-game winning streak and coming off a 20-19 win over Lake Mary. West Orange’s record now stands at 4-2. Wekiva Mustangs The Anatomy of Fear Free webinar for job seekers on best interview answers, hosted by Goodwill June 11 Both games (West Orange at Apopka, and Ocala Forest at Wekiva) kickoff at 7 PM tonight. And if you want to keep up with the scoring, but can’t make the games, check The Apopka Voice Facebook Page for live updates, and final score alerts. Here are the complete October 8th Associated Press rankings as voted on by a panel of state newspaper sportswriters. Teams are listed with first-place votes in parentheses, records, rating points and their ranking from the previous week: TAGSApopka Blue DartersAssociated Press Florida High School Football PollWekiva Mustangs Previous articleRecall Alert: Blue Bell Butter Crunch ice creamNext articleRed tide report reminds blue-green panel that state urgently needs algae advice Denise Connell RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR The Mustangs, who fell to 5-2, are also at home to face the Ocala Forest Wildcats in a 7A District 3 matchup. The Wildcats are 3-3 on the season and coming off a 12-7 victory over Pasco last week.center_img Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Please enter your name here Support conservation and fish with NEW Florida specialty license plate Please enter your comment! LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply CLASS 8ARank, Team, Record, Previous RankingSouth Dade, 6-0, 1Seminole (Sanford), 6-0, 2Bartram Trail, 6-0, 4Apopka, 4-1, 5Vero Beach, 5-0, 5Western, 5-1, 6Miami Palmetto, 5-1, 7Columbus, 4-2, 8Osceola (Kissimmee), 5-1, 9Oakleaf, 5-1, 10First Five Out: Steinbrenner, 6-0; Deerfield Beach, 4-2; Riverview (Sarasota), 4-2; Palm Beach Gardens, 5-1; Dr. Phillips 5-2CLASS 7ARank, Team, Record, Previous RankingLakeland, 7-0, 1St. Thomas Aquinas, 5-0, 2Armwood, 5-1, 4Edgewater, 6-1, 3Palm Beach Lakes, 5-0, 9Plantation, 6-0, 8Niceville, 7-0, 10Bloomingdale, 5-1, NRTampa Bay Tech, 5-1, 5Lincoln, 4-2, NRFirst Five Out: Wekiva, 5-2; Atlantic (Delray), 3-2; Fleming Island, 5-0; Wiregrass Ranch, 5-1; Venice 3-3 Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.last_img read more

Hillsides Charity Celebrates Season at Parkway Grill

first_img faithfernandez More » ShareTweetShare on Google+Pin on PinterestSend with WhatsApp,Virtual Schools PasadenaHomes Solve Community/Gov/Pub SafetyPASADENA EVENTS & ACTIVITIES CALENDARClick here for Movie Showtimes Pasadena’s ‘626 Day’ Aims to Celebrate City, Boost Local Economy Name (required)  Mail (required) (not be published)  Website  Herbeauty5 Things To Avoid If You Want To Have Whiter TeethHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty7 Most Startling Movie Moments We Didn’t Realize Were InsensitiveHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyIs It Bad To Give Your Boyfriend An Ultimatum?HerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyWhat’s Your Zodiac Flower Sign?HerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeautyAmazing Sparks Of On-Screen Chemistry From The 90-sHerbeautyHerbeautyHerbeauty10 Sea Salt Scrubs You Can Make YourselfHerbeautyHerbeauty The holiday season can be a time to lift everyone’s spirits, bringing together family and friends while also being charitable. Guests at Hillsides Guild’s annual holiday celebration at the Parkway Grill in Pasadena took time to mingle with friends as they raised funds for children’s programs at Hillsides, a Pasadena children’s charity that also serves families in Los Angeles County. Guests enjoyed fine dining, entertainment and the company of each other.Co-chairing the event, Beth Yale and Nancy Snyder, both of San Marino, planned the Hillsides Guild dinner, a perfect start to the holidays, giving guests the opportunity to remember the charity’s children and families. The proceeds enable the Guild to support the foster care children’s charity through its various enriching children’s activities. Children’s gift wishes were also displayed for additional guests who wanted to be Santa’s helpers by making a child’s holiday wish come true.More than 125 guests savored an assortment of wood fire gourmet pizzas, house-selected red and white wines, and a delectable feast that included Parkway Grill’s signature bread basket, Cabrales bleu cheese organic field greens salad with red wine poached pears married with candied pecans, and mesquite grilled prime filet mignon, Yukon gold mashed potatoes, wild mushroom ragout, and marsala-veal reduction. Topping the palate was a hazelnut chocolate mousse pie.Donna DeMond, the Guild’s president, welcomed guests before a special recognition was presented to Gregg Smith and Smith Brothers Restaurants for making Hillsides Guild Holiday Celebration a joyful tradition. Afterwards, guests listened to the world-renowned Citrus Singers. Adding to the merriment of the evening were opportunity prizes, which included dinners for four at Smitty’s, Parkway Grill, Arroyo Chop House, Café 140, and Cheval Blanc Bistro as well as a holiday floral plant basket.Interested parties wishing to become members of the Hillsides Guild should contact the children’s charity at (323) 254-2274, ext. 254. Hillsides Guild membership is open to adults who want to take an active role in improving the lives of vulnerable children and youth at-risk. Visit www.hillsides.org for more information. Get our daily Pasadena newspaper in your email box. Free.Get all the latest Pasadena news, more than 10 fresh stories daily, 7 days a week at 7 a.m. Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Home of the Week: Unique Pasadena Home Located on Madeline Drive, Pasadena More Cool Stuff Community News First Heatwave Expected Next Week center_img 13 recommended0 commentsShareShareTweetSharePin it Business News Pasadena Will Allow Vaccinated People to Go Without Masks in Most Settings Starting on Tuesday EVENTS & ENTERTAINMENT | FOOD & DRINK | THE ARTS | REAL ESTATE | HOME & GARDEN | WELLNESS | SOCIAL SCENE | GETAWAYS | PARENTS & KIDS Top of the News Community News center column 3 Hillsides Charity Celebrates Season at Parkway Grill Volunteers Raise Funds to Benefit Children’s Programs Article by MARISOL BARRIOS | PHOTOS BY NICOLA WILKINS-MILLER Published on Monday, December 17, 2012 | 6:33 pm Subscribe Make a commentlast_img read more

Spanish firm Elecnor to build 185MW wind farm in Chile

first_img FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailPrint分享Power Technology:Spanish renewable energy and infrastructure company Elecnor has secured a contract to build a 185MW wind power facility in Chile.Backed by Mainstream Renewable Power, the Cerro Tigre wind farm will supply the national grid once operational. As per the terms of the contract, the company will install 44 wind turbines each with 4.2MW capacity and a height of 72m.The works are expected to be completed by next year.The Cerro Tigre wind farm forms part of the Cóndor portfolio, within Mainstream’s wholly-owned Andes Renovables 1.3GW platform. Once operational, the Cóndor portfolio will supply 680,000 Chilean homes.Elecnor has operated in Chile since 1980, with energy development and power transmission projects beyond wind.More: Elecnor wins contract to build 185MW wind farm in Chile Spanish firm Elecnor to build 185MW wind farm in Chilelast_img read more