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  • Bird watching in Lake County

    Bird watching in Lake County
    On most days, I travel from my home in Mount Dora to the office in Tavares and will sometimes take Lakeshore Drive along Lake Dora to avoid traffic on US 441 and clear my head. On the shore there is an abundance of birds from the endangered Wood Stork to...
  • ‘Pawtificates’ are great way to give gift of a new pet

     
      Is someone you know asking for a puppy or kitten for Christmas? The holiday season brings a lot of requests to add a new dog or cat to the family. But how will you know whether the new arrival is compatible with your home, family and other pets? Here'...
  • Photos: Gingrich rallies with Lake Co. Tea Partiers

     
    While 2012 GOP presidential challengers Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum headed to Jacksonville in anticipation of tonight's debate, Newt Gingrich detoured to Mount Dora, for a picturesque rally on the shore of Lake Dora, Thursday morning. Lake County Tea...
  • List of girls basketball regional quarterfinal games

     
    8A Lake Brantley at Jacksonville Mandarin Flagler Palm Coast at Lake Mary Boone at West Orange Olympia at Dr. Phillips St. Lucie West Centennial at Colonial Orlando University at Vero Beach 7A Lake Howell at Viera New Smyrna Beach at Evans Celebration...
  • McPherson weddings always spiced with family and fun

     
    Food is always at the forefront when our family gathers, even more so when there’s a wedding involved. From the bride (my wonderful sister Bonnie) and her groom George's signature welcome cocktail — an Atlantico Platino orange mojito that...
  • Lake School Board will do second meeting on school uniforms

     
    In case you missed the last meeting, the Lake County School Board will be meeting again to do a second discussion of the school district’s new uniform policy. The board already did a tentative approval of the policy seemingly out of no where...
  • West Orange moves to No. 2 in Class 8A Miracle Sports state poll

     
    Below is the fifth state softball poll of the season as prepared by Miracle Sports. Miracle Sports is solely responsible for the rankings and content of the poll. Central Florida schools are in bold type. ___________________ ALL CLASS POLL 5A – 8A...
  • State weightlifting: our complete list of area qualifiers

     
    Here is the list of area state qualifiers for this weekend’s FHSAA state boys weightlifting championship at the Kissimmee Civic Center (201 E. Dakin Ave.), listed by weight class (and with season best total): Class 2A (Friday, starts at 10:30 a.m.)...
  • Timber Creek moves ahead of West Orange in 8A of Miracle Sports softball poll

     
    Below is the Miracle Sports state softball poll released Wednesday. This is the final poll before the start of the district tournaments next week. The contents of the poll are strictly the responsibility of Miracle Sports. N/A = Record not available ARV =...
  • Movie star locomotive makes its way to Mount Dora-Tavares and environs

     
    Mount Dora and nearby Tavares, the cute tourist towns that are Florida's home to all things rolling stock, has added a vintage steam locomotive that pulled railcars in films from “Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid” to “True Grit”...
  • Next Miller ‘work day’ takes him back to Lake County

     
    By Christine Show, Staff Writer TAVARES — Republican U.S. Senate candidate Craig Miller will spend a day working at a Lake County tire shop next week. Craig, who is vying for the seat currently held by two-term Democratic incumbent U.S. Sen. Bill...