Three years ago,  Clermont Police Chief Chuck Broadway was attending a Navy Sea Cadet ceremony. He was so impressed with what he witnessed that he asked LTJG Gary Schindele if a program such as that could happen in Clermont. Schindele...
The South Lake Chamber of Commerce Ambassador’s Breakfast is one of the business community’s favorite annual events. It’s where table sponsors compete for best-decorated table and attendees vote by ballot for the best-decorated table.  It’s where Chamber Ambassadors are recognized...
The Pastfinders Genealogy Society will be holding its 8thannual 4-6 week workshop for Scouts seeking their Genealogy Merit Badge.  In this class, while the basics of genealogy research are introduced, the joy and inspiration of discovering fascinating ancestors and...
Troop 957 chartered by the Student Advisory Council at Sawgrass Bay Elementary collected donations for the Hurricane Michael victims for the second time this year.  The first donation run was on January 5 and was received by the fire...
Tails & Trails Pet Festival was held on Saturday, February 16 at Lake Minneola Trailhead Park. There was a 5K Run/walk for people only and a 1-mile Doggy Dash for dogs and their 2- legged friends. For racing results, visit...
Bullying is intentional behavior that can hurt, harm, and humiliate, both physically and emotionally. Bullying can happen anywhere, at any time (at school, in the community, or on social media). A bully believes he/she has social or physical “power”....
Recently, members of the Clermont Garden Club enjoyed a “Make & Take” workshop where they created beautiful flower arrangements.   In 2019,  they are celebrating their 70th anniversary as a member of the Florida Federation of Garden Clubs.  Meetings are...
The City of Clermont’s Environmental Services Department recently earned a prestigious state award for its drinking water plant, making it one of just 0.5 percent of all plants in the state. The Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) recognized the...
Francisco Lindor, 2011 Montverde Academy alumnus and All-Star MLB shortstop for the Cleveland Indians, presented the Eagles boys’ varsity baseball team with a variety of items in partnership with his sponsor, New Balance. The baseball season is gearing up and...
The City of Clermont’s third annual Great Clermont Campout was sold out with about 40 of the 60 families as repeat participants -- quite a special group. The event went from 11 am February 2 to 11 am Feb. 3...
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