Tag: Windermere

Michael Kulich wins award … and other Neighborhood News!

Southwest resident and Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs presents the Monica Harris Spires Excellence in Leadership Award to Turtle Creek Homeowners Association President Michael Kulich.
Based on his leadership and achievements in the Turtle Creek community throughout the past year, Turtle Creek Homeowners Association President Michael Kulich was awarded the Monica Harris Spires Excellence in Leadership Award for the second consecutive year.

Windermere Earth Day Cleanup Event


An army of volunteers joined Windermere Mayor Gary Bruhn and Orange County Environmental Protection Division employees for the recent Mayor’s Earth Day Cleanup Event. Three different groups spent their morning discarding invasive plants and trash at Fernwood Park, Maguire Road and Bird (Egret) Island.

Did You Know this about Windermere?

by Kirsti K. Gomen

• Lake Down or Lake Dawn?

Did you know that due to a typographical error, Lake Down, part of the Butler Chain of Lakes, was originally named Lake Dawn? A map designer in the early 1900s did not catch the typo, and published and distributed maps with the error. And more …

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Sterling Pointe

031716iyn02(L. to r.) Windermere Police Chief David Ogden, Winter Garden Commissioner RobertBobbyOlszewski of Sterling Pointe, and  Windermere Council members Bob McKinley and Jim OBrien kick off Bobby’s campaign for Orange County Commission District 1 …

Neighborhood News

compiled by Lauren Salinero Phillips Landing (L. to r.) Scott Barnhard, YMCA director; Phillips Landing residents Varkey Chacko and Ann Varkey; and Ryan Smith, YMCA director, attend the Varkeys’ annual holiday dinner at the Dr. P. Phillips YMCA Family Center to benefit disabled and less-fortunate individuals. Phillips Landing resident and Realtor Ann Varkey and her…