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August 18, 2017

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Hot Topics

Hot Topics

The seventh annual list of everything we love in Lake & Sumter. It sizzles with Style. It’s a blistering trend. It’s so hot, it’s cool.   Salon Jaylee offers summer’s hot trends Stylist and makeup: Clinton Kennedy; Photos: Fred Lopez Hottest Trends in Home Décor “Retro” is still in, according to Lisa DeCicco, manager at Temptations in Mount Dora, owned by Doreen Densmore. Edison lamps look vintage but are brand new.…
The Hot List

The Hot List

They’re the best people, place, & things in Lake and Sumter counties. The readers have voted and Style presents this year’s hot list. No doubt, you’ll find some of your favorites on this amazing list!   Hair Stylist  Dina Simpson, Renew Day Spa, 20.13% Runner up: Danielle Daugherty, Mia Bella, 18.01% Massage Therapist Nicki Lord, Nikki’s Therapeutic Massage, 34.77% Runner up: Dawn Couillette, Mia Bella Salon Spa, 17.50% Bartender Joyce Huey,…
Free pet adoptions

Free pet adoptions

The public is invited to Lake County Animal Shelter for a “Hot Dogs, Cool Cats” event from 10am-3pm Aug. 5 at the shelter, 28123 County Road 561, Tavares. In addition to the free pet adoptions, families can also enjoy free hot dogs and popsicles from 11am-2pm. “Summer is a wonderful season for families to consider adopting a pet,” says Brian Sheahan, Lake County’s community safety…
Lake County Senior Expo

Lake County Senior Expo

The third annual Lake County Senior Expo, a free event, is 9am-2pm Aug. 9 at Lake Receptions, 4425 N. Highway 19A, Mount Dora. Around 900 people attended last year, and organizer Al Wittnebert expects a larger crowd as the event has grown in popularity. More than 70 vendors and government agencies will be on hand to provide the latest information and resources to benefit seniors…
Art has a huge impact on Lake County

Art has a huge impact on Lake County

The results of a recent study conducted by Americans for the Arts show organizations involved in the arts spent $1 million during fiscal year 2015 and, according to a press release from Lake County government, event-related spending by those attending totaled $8 million. The study further indicated that generated nearly $3.7 million in household income for residents. County Commissioner Wendy Breeden was quoted as saying,…
Happy happy hour

Happy happy hour

1921 by Norman Van Aken is offering a special Happy Hour from 4:30-6:30pm in the bar/pub/deck only. Enjoy a special menu of delightful food like beer battered fish tacos on corn tortillas with avocado and Zellwood corn relish. Special prices on wine, beer, and cocktails and house spirits! 1921 by Norman Van Aken, 142 E. 4th Ave., Mount Dora, 1921NVA.com or call 352.385.1921.
A new name

A new name

Avalar Real Estate Services is becoming Engel & Völkers, covering Clermont, Windermere, and Leesburg. “I feel Engle and Völkers offers technologically the stability and continual growth of the brand. Most importantly, the integrity and humbles of the Florida franchise team with E&V behind us knows the best is yet to come,” says Lisa Reed, broker/owner. She has been in real estate for 17 years, 12…
New on the menu 

New on the menu 

Chef Brenton Hillman of the charming Goblin Market, 33 Dora Drawdy Way, Mount Dora, says two new dinner entrées are drawing raves. “There has been a lot of excitement about our prime ribeye and also the Scallop Culatello dish,” the chef says. “They’re both selling like hotcakes.” The 16-ounce char-grilled steak is enhanced with wild ramp butter and charred onions, and the Scallop Culatello is…
Did you know?

Did you know?

On the first Saturday of every month, from 10am-2pm, there is a free gathering of Native American flute players at the Leesburg Center for the Arts. Other musicians bring guitars, dulcimers, and drums for jam sessions. Visitors are encouraged and may find it’s a great way to meet new friends. 429 W. Magnolia St. 352.365.0232. leesburgcenterforthe​arts.com
23rd annual Grape Stomp 

23rd annual Grape Stomp 

It’s harvest season at Lakeridge Winery, 19239 U.S. Highway 27, Clermont, which means it’s grape-stomping time. This family-friendly event, which will be held from 10am-5pm Aug. 19-20, draws thousands of visitors. For the grape-stomping contests, participants of all ages stomp their bare feet in a grape-filled barrel for two minutes. The person with the most juice at the end of the round wins a small prize.…
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