November 23 – November 30, 2017 Edition

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Thanksgiving is a time to count our blessings.  South Lake Tablet is blessed for all the good news and great stories that we receive from the South Lake community.  Keep sending those stories to news@SLtablet.com  along with photos in jpg format. Looking for things to do this weekend?  Click “Calendar”. A new feature has been placed on the EVENTS section on the...

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Free 5k parkrun Thanksgiving Day

Clermont Waterfront parkrun will be hosting a free 5k at Lake Hiawatha Preserve in Clermont Thanksgiving morning at 7:30 am. Join us for some...

Give the Gift Of Listening

Tis the Season to be Jolly?  Not necessarily. The holidays should be the happiest time of the year; yet, according to the National Institute...

Pastfinders of South Lake County, Genealogical Society

HAPPY THANKSGIVING From Pastfinders of South Lake-Genealogical Society Pastfinders of South Lake County is located at Cooper Memorial Library, 255 Oakley Seaver Dr., Clermont.  If...

Have a Healthy and Happy Thanksgiving.

With the holiday season fast approaching, the Florida Department of Health is encouraging Floridians to keep food safe by practicing basic food safety measures...

Ready, Set, Shop! Shop Small, Shop Local

Small businesses make our community unique. When you support local businesses, you're supporting your community. On Saturday, November 25th, shop small businesses in South Lake County....

East Ridge High School Choral Department Presents “Sing Noel!”

The East Ridge High School Choral Department Present "SING NOEL!", starring Rhythm of the Knight and Girls Knight Out and featuring Windy Hill Middle...

Friends of CML Christmas Joy Trip

The Friends of Cooper Memorial Library are ringing in the holiday season with a bus trip on December 14 to Bok Tower and Gardens...

Can you see me now?

Remember Max?  Just a few months ago he and his lady friend wandered into Clermont’s Historic Village (we think from the swampy area being...

Government Offices To Close For Thanksgiving Holiday; Trash Collection To Shift By One Day 

Waste collections will shift by a day during the holiday week. All offices of the Lake County Board of County Commissioners, Clerk of Courts,...

LSSC to Close Nov. 22-26 for Thanksgiving Holiday

Lake-Sumter State College will be closed from Wednesday, Nov. 22 through Sunday, Nov. 26 for the Thanksgiving Holiday. All offices will be closed during...

Recognizing Those Who Play An Important Part in the Community

At its monthly breakfast meeting, The South Lake Chamber of Commerce recognized people who play an important part in the community. Faith Neighborhood Center (FNC)...

School Choice Transfer Application Period Expanded

Applications will be accepted February through June Parents will have more time this school year to apply for a transfer to a Lake County public...

Cypress Ridge Elementary’s Terrific Kids

The Kiwanis Club of South Lake and Cypress Ridge Elementary are proud to announce November’s terrific kids! Grades K-2 Aubree Nassar, Orlando Ruiz, Gavin Darby,...

New Hope Christian Academy’s Terrific Kids

The Kiwanis Club of South Lake and New Hope Christian Academy are proud to announce November’s terrific kids – Jayme L B, Max E, Ivan...

Bittersweet Goodbyes and New Beginnings

It was an evening of bittersweet goodbyes and new beginnings at the Clermont City Council meeting. Clermont Mayor Gail Ash and Council thanked exiting councilman...

Lake Minneola High School Sports (Upcoming Schedule)

Submitted by Hilary Allen, Athletic Director, Lake Minneola High School There are several rivalry games being played immediately after Thanksgiving break. Tuesday, November 28 Girls’...

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event To Be Held In Groveland

Lake County Solid Waste encourages Lake County residents to dispose of unwanted household hazardous materials in a safe and environmentally conscious way at an...

Rick Scherer Recognized As A Distinguished Alumni

Just a few weeks ago, Rick Scherer returned to Williamsville, NY which is located in Erie County just northeast of Buffalo, New York.  He...

Meet Bingo! All She Wants For Christmas is A Forever Home

submitted by The Animal League Bingo is a 1.5-year-old German Wirehaired Pointer Blend. Bingo is a big girl, currently around  65 lbs, and she still has some...

No One Should Feel Alone And Desperate

News can’t always be positive. Life can be harsh and bad things happen. No one wants to receive bad news, and this week South...

South Lake Relocation Guide Photo Contest

There is still time to submit the winning photo that will be featured on the cover of the 2018 South Lake Relocation Guide! Do you...

McKenley Rae Boutique, A Chic Place to Shop

The South Lake Chamber of Commerce and members of the community celebrated a ribbon cutting and launching of McKenley Rae Boutique. The shop is...

Coming to South Lake County

Siena Towers, a $20-million-dollar condominium/hotel, is under construction at Bella Collina in Montverde. The 100-unit, seven-story luxury lakefront development can easily be seen from...

The 38th  Annual Montverde Day Festival Was Missing NOTHING

Montverde is captivating.  Once you go there, you want to keep going back. The small-town appeal is difficult to replicate.  There are no pretentious...

Veterans Honored At America’s Mighty Warriors Military Race

Josh Castleman, a life-long resident of South Lake County, was watching the History Channel on Veterans Day 2016, when a clip aired on The...

Apollo Is Wishing For A Forever Home For Christmas

Submitted by the Animal League This big, scruffy, boy is the sweetest Giant Schnauzer blend you'll ever meet! Apollo is about 5 years old and weights...

A Purr-Fect Reason To Paw-Ty!

On Friday, November 10, a Paw-ty was held to celebrate the Orlando Cat Café’s 1-year anniversary and 121+ Adoption Paw-ty. The Paw-ty had been scheduled...

Project Kid Connect Builds Positive Relationships

Lieutenant Mark Stauffer was the guest speaker at the Clermont Woman Club's November meeting. Lieutenant Stauffer is in charge of Lake County Sheriff's Project...

Rosie Is Anxiously Waiting For A Forever Friend

A senior dog has years of experience being a best friend! Sadly, Rosie has been waiting 306 days at the shelter for her new...

Series being offered to help the at-home landscaper

Residents are invited to a three-part series offering hands-on training on home landscaping. After nearly two years, do-it-yourself home gardeners will be again treated...

Montverde Academy

Woodland’s Church Nativity

Angels Care

Crew Cuts

Molly’s Marketplace

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