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  1. 'Ida,' 'Leviathan' Among Front-runners at European Film AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The 27th European Film Awards ceremony is unspooling later today in Riga, Latvia. Variety will provide a live blog of the awards as they are announced.

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  2. West Volusia set for Christmas parades, boat spectacleRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... other things. The parade begins at Lakeview Drive and New York Avenue and will proceed south down Lakeview Drive. Astor, a small community on the Lake County side of the State Road 40 bridge, will also be holding both street and boat parades this ...

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  3. Mujica: - I won't ask Tabar for anything'Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Buenos Aires Herald

    New president-elect Tabar Vzquez will be free to choose his own political path, Jos "Pepe" Mujica said yesterday, as Uruguay's popular current head of state promised not to ask for any favours from his predecessor, and soon-to-be successor. On Sunday night, Vzquez, who served as president from 2005-2010, scored an overwhelming victory in Argentina's neighbouring country, extending the Broad Front's 10-year control of the presidency.

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  4. Bellew, FrederickRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Newark Advocate

    Frederick William Bellew FRAZEYSBURG: Frederick William Bellew, 87, of Astor, Florida and Frazeysburg, Ohio died Sunday, November 9, 2014. Born August 15, 1927 in Detroit, Michigan he was the son of the late William and Elizabeth Bellew.

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

    Nov 13, 2014 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... numbers of 1-pound average crappies (speckled perch) at Lake Woodruff, a widening of the St. Johns River south of Astor. Trollers are doing well in mid-lake areas, and near the west shore in open water. Best action has been with bare jigs, in ...

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

    Nov 5, 2014 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... on in many area waters. Best reports are coming out of Lake Woodruff, a widening of the St. Johns River south of Astor. There, trollers and jig fishermen are getting catches of up to 20 per day. Lake Santa Fe, near Keystone Heights, has been giving ...

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

    Oct 22, 2014 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... pier, with over-the-slot bull redfish available off the end of the structure in deeper water. Lake Woodruff south of Astor has been red hot for largemouth bass. Guide Rick Rawlins out of Highland Park Fish Camp led a pair of anglers recently to nine ...

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  8. Police Log: Calls include stolen cologne, theft of auto parts, hit and runRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... by those agencies. The Police Log is published Thursdays in the Lake section. McPherson Lane , 25000 block, near Astor, Sept. 28. Officers arrested a resident on a charge of battery and criminal mischief. Cemetery Road , 35000 block, near Umatilla. ...

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  9. Cool, dry days will bring relief to rain-weary Volusia, Flagler residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... through Dunns Creek, said county spokesman Carl Laundrie. The rising river moved over docks and into some yards in Astor in northwestern Volusia over the weekend. That triggered emergency no-wake zones in an expanded area along the river to prevent ...

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  10. St. Johns River still causing floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Click Orlando

    ... THAN THAT, I GOT STUFF UP ON BLOCKS. SO IT'S IN GOOD SHAPE. BUT IT'S NOT JUST MORE RAIN THAT CONCERNS RESIDENTS IN ASTOR. MOODY SAYS HIS NEIGHBOR HAS ALREADY HAD PROBLEMS WITH BOATERS. ONE OF OUR NEIGHBORS THREE DOORS DOWN WAS YELLING AT ONE OF THE ...

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

    Oct 1, 2014 | The Florida Times-Union

    Cooling weather and abundant rain with resulting high water has made for outstanding bass fishing in the Lake Woodruff area of the St. Johns River south of Astor. Yesterday morning guide Rick Rawlins of Highland Park Fish Camp led angler Linc Cornett of Oviedo to 10 bass, the largest weighing a stout 10-pounds-1.

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  12. Sandbags available in Volusia, FlaglerRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2014 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    With rain possible this afternoon and the St. Johns River at flood level in Astor, area governments in Volusia and Flagler counties are once again making sand available for flood prone residents. The sand is available at nine locations.

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  13. St. Johns River swells as Volusia, Flagler brace for more rainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Flood waters from a St. Johns River swollen by days of heavy rainfall threatened homes Monday as officials in Volusia and Flagler counties kept an eye on the storms and the potential for more flooding. The section of the river near Astor and the State Road 40 bridge rose to minor flood level Monday.

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  14. Soggy September ties record for rainy daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... and nearly that much elsewhere in Central Florida, flooding was mostly minimal. The growing concern Monday was in Astor, where the St. Johns River was on the rise. Lake County was handing out sandbags and sand at fire Station 10 on State Road 40. ...

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  15. Rain fuels more flood concerns in Volusia, FlaglerRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... emergency management on Monday morning sent out an alert that a flood warning is in effect for the St. Johns River at Astor for the remainder of the week. In Port Orange, where heavy rainfall caused several street closures and $2.6 million of flood ...

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  16. Volusia and all of East Central Florida under flood advisoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | DeLand Beacon

    ... with heavy rains totaling 1 or 2 inches forecast today and tomorrow. The St. Johns River is at "minor" flood stage at Astor at 2.96 feet, the National Weather Service reported at 12:30 p.m. today. Minor flood stage is at 2.8 feet. Moderate flood ...

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  17. St. Johns River near overflow, due to heavy rainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | DeLand-Deltona Beacon News

    ... a notice Sept. 23 that recent heavy rain has pushed water levels "to near action stage" on the St. Johns River near Astor. On Sept. 24, the National Weather Service said the river's water level had decreased slightly, but chances of rain remained ...

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  18. West Volusia Calendar of Events: Sept. 13-20, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | DeLand Beacon

    8 a.m.-noon at the Astor Public Library, 54905 Alco Road. Proceeds will help support the library and the children's programs. Call 352-759-9913. 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at Gateway Center for the Arts, 880 North U.S. Highway 17-92, DeBary. Free admission. Call ...

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  19. West Volusia Calendar of Events: Sept. 13-20, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | DeLand-Deltona Beacon News

    8 a.m.-noon at the Astor Public Library, 54905 Alco Road. Proceeds will help support the library and the children's programs. Call 352-759-9913. 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at Gateway Center for the Arts, 880 North U.S. Highway 17-92, DeBary. Free admission. Call ...

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  20. Urban chicken farming piques interest in LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... be held from 10 to 11:30 a.m. today at the Leesburg Public Library, 100 E. Main St.; 2 to 3:30 p.m. Thursday at the Astor County Library, 54905 Alco Road; and 2 to 3:30 p.m. Sept. 17 at the W.T. Bland Public Library, 1995 N. Donnelly St., Mount ...

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