August 10 – August 17, 2017 Edition

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The humidity and sweltering temperatures didn’t discourage the crowd that gathered to celebrate the grand opening ceremony and ribbon cutting at the Science-Health Building at Lake-Sumter State College, South Lake Campus on Monday morning, August 14. Dr. Stanley Sidor, President, welcomed the attendees and congratulated the community for working together to create a state of the art facility.  He recognized...

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Celebrate The New Rosh Hashanah Second Day Reform Service With Congregation Sinai

Submitted by: Peter Sobel Joseph and Lynn Goldovitz, spiritual leaders of Congregation Sinai Minneola, will blow the shofar and play the harp as well as...

Kicks 4 Guns Coming to Clermont

The Clermont Police Department will be participating in the annual “Kicks 4 Guns” program on August 17. The event, sponsored by Crimeline and Real...

New Clubs Sponsored by DreamCatcher Horse Ranch & Rescue

DreamCatcher Horse Ranch & Rescue is starting two new weekly clubs: Ladies 101 - Learn about horses and how to ride them. The sessions are held...

The Dream Academy Opens in Clermont

The Dream Academy, located at 2400 S. Hwy 27, suite 4111, Clermont, serves the needs of children with neurological disorders, sensory processing disorders, syndromes,...

Seven Clermont Firefighters Get Pinned at Ceremony

A sense of overwhelming pride was felt by everyone who attended the Clermont Fire Department badge pinning ceremony held at the Arts and Recreation...

FIRST Robotics Team 1557 Hosts Open House

FRC Robotics Team 1557 (12 Volt Bolt) invites all area high school students, parents, teachers, professionals, and potential mentors to attend an annual Open...

Song Writer Arnold Telemaque speaks to the Kiwanis Club of Clermont

Submitted by Alan Garcia Arnold Telemaque was the guest speaker at the Kiwanis Club of Clermont on August 1. He was accompanied by his wife...

South Lake Rotary – Guest Speaker Dr. Stanley Sidor, President of Lake-Sumter State College

Dr. Stanley Sidor, president of Lake-Sumter State College, was the featured guest at the South Lake Rotary's meeting.  He shared some of the exciting...

Richard H. “Dick” Langley Will Be Missed But Not Forgotten

Senator Richard H. "Dick" Langley passed from this life to the next on Wednesday, August 9, after a hard-fought battle with brain cancer. Until...

Dream Ride Florida to Connecticut Rally to Stop in Clermont – Cruise with LE...

The annual Dream Ride Florida to Connecticut Rally is a seven-day charity motorcycle ride benefitting Special Olympics. The 2000-mile excursion begins in Palm Beach...

Wesley Christian Academy – 60 Years in the Making

The Wesley Christian Academy / The First United Methodist Church The First United Methodist Church has offered a preschool program providing quality-care and nurturing environment...

Clermont Waterfront parkrun – August 5

Event number 190 For the second week in a row Clermont parkrunners set an attendance record with 214 participants completing the 5K on the South...

City and County to Work Together on Boat Ramp Location

Lake Minneola has become a popular destination for bikers, boaters, runners and swimmers.  From sunrise to sunset, people are seen at the Hiawatha Preserve...

Lake County Board of County Commissioner Meeting – August 8

Submitted by Tom and Nancy Madden The regularly scheduled meeting of the Lake County Board of County Commissioners on Tuesday August 8 covered a variety...

Back to School Means Back to Routine

Making time for family present and past is important to your legacy. Schedule time to work on your ancestry and time to attend Pathfinders....

Speaker Series at Lake Louisa State Park

The Friends of Lake Louisa State Park invite you to attend the next installment of their speaker series on Friday, August 25th at 7pm. ...

Meet James!

Submitted by The Animal League This 10-week old Poodle Blend puppy is one of the cutest boys we've ever seen! James is sweet and playful,...

East Ridge High School’s Little Shop of Horrors

Little Shop of Horrors is a horror comedy rock musical about a hapless florist shop worker who raises a man-eating plant.  The musical will...

Back To School Vaccinations

Florida Department Of Health In Lake County Reminds Residents Of The Importance Of Back To School Vaccinations The Florida Department of Health in Lake County encourages...

Sarasota Veteran Bill Welch Runs 1000th 5K Race

Bill Welch, a Sarasota resident, will be running his 1000th 5k run just weeks before his 80th birthday on August 12th at Clermont’s Summer...

Donation From Montverde Academy Means Upgrades For Montverde Town Hall 

Montverde’s town hall has some new additions thanks in part to Montverde Academy. The Academy’s donation allowed for the installation of new carpets and new...

Clermont Toastmasters – It’s not only educational, it is also FUN!

Curious about Toastmasters? Attending a meeting is a great opportunity to learn what it’s all about. “The club provides a safe, supportive and positive learning...

Groveland Historical Society to Host Reception for Police Chief and Deputy Chief

The Groveland Historical Society invites the community to a reception honoring the city's Police Chief Shawn Ramsey and Deputy Chief Armando Loney on Tues.,...

2017 Lake Minneola High School Football Schedule

If you are a High School Football Fan, mark your calendar, come on out, and support your local teams.  Below is the Hawks football...

American Family Feed & Supply – Business of the Month

American Family Feed & Supply was recognized as the City of Groveland’s CRA’s Business of the Month for August. Owner Jim Hamilton was surprised when...

Clermont’s Lake Hiawatha Preserve, a “Passive” Park?

Submitted by Lake Minneola Homeowners: The city of Clermont has scheduled a meeting with concerned property owners to discuss the relocation of a new boat...

Bulk Nation Celebrates Its Grand Opening at Clermont Landing

Bulk Nation, the Tampa, Fla.-based bulk food specialty grocer celebrated its grand opening at on Saturday, Aug. 5.  The new store, located at Clermont...

“Don’t Wait Another Minute; Today Is The Day!”, says Kevin Grogan

Running and triathlon iscertainly a lifestyle for many in south Lake County.  Kevin Grogan is one of these folks.  Running competitively since the age...

Site Development – Corner of Johns Lake Road and Citrus Tower Blvd.

The city of Clermont approved a conditional use permit to allow for the commercial shopping center development that will consist of multiple office and...

Bulk Nation Launches Reusable Container Program

When Bulk Nation President Clay Donato started receiving multiple requests for a zero waste shopping solution, the specialty bulk foods grocer realized there was...

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