| Sep 11, 2012
| 10:15 AM
The Bavarian Haus restaurant closed up shop in a Winter Garden strip mall this spring and found a new home in downtown Mount Dora by summer.
Leaving the west Orange County city surprised many, but the German eatery was not near the thriving historic...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 3:08 PM
Residents of Lake County got a rare opportunity to tour the Wolf Branch Preserve in Mount Dora on Sunday.
The 154-acre property, normally closed to the public, was purchased by the Lake County Water Authority for preservation and is, according to the...
| May 7, 2013
| 9:27 AM
Christopher's Inn Bed & Breakfast and the Cinnamon Inn Bed & Breakfast, both in Mount Dora, as well as Elva Gregory, an Orlando mobile food vendor, and M&M Concessions in Winter Park have been recognized by the Florida Department of Business and...
| Jul 12, 2013
MOUNT DORA — From the first time she stayed at the Lakeside Inn, bassoonist Janet Harris dreamed of playing there with her fellow musicians.
With the help of the inn's ownership, she and three other musicians from the Florida Lakes Symphony...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 9:39 AM
More than six of the primary self-taught Florida Highwaymen artists, known for their stylistic Florida landscape paintings, will be in Mount Dora this weekend for the 11th Highwaymen Art Show, Sale and Benefit.
The event is at the Donnelly Park...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 8:36 AM
MOUNT DORA — Operating a symphony orchestra takes money.
In the case of the Florida Lakes Symphony Orchestra, there are the 60-plus musicians to be paid, plus the conductor, Michael J. Garasi, and, occasionally, guest artists.
| May 24, 2013
| 7:47 PM
Here's a list of all spring football games in our coverage area. Please alert us of any errors or changes.
Thursday, May 16
Cornerstone Charter at Master’s Academy DNR
Lake Nona 33, First Academy 21 - Final (3 varsity quarters)
| Aug 6, 2013
| 9:03 AM
Eric Dusenbery, executive director and photographer of Cinderic Documentaries, Inc. in DeLand, whose photographs explore the details and intricacies of the people and environments of Florida will showcase some of his works at the Mount Dora Center for the...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 4:42 PM
The annual Mount Dora Bicycle Festival typically draws 1,000 cyclists to this quaint Central Florida town on Oct. 12-14. One of Florida's oldest and largest bicycling events, it features rides of varying lengths and skill levels. Info: mountdora.com, 3...
| Nov 23, 2012
| 4:35 PM
President Barack Obama easily carried Orange County, the key to the I-4 corridor, which was key the swing state of Florida, by carving a powerful “V” for victory out of the county's middle. A Political Pulse look at voting patterns on a map of...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 4:45 PM
THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED WITH THE LATEST NATIONAL NUMBERS: Central Florida tuned in to see David Willis of Mount Dora on “American Idol.” Willis and his fellow singers in the Four Tones impressed judges during Hollywood week and moved on...