Lake and Sumter Style Magazine
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22 July 2019

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James Combs

Akers Media Group's James Combs has been a staff writer for several local publications since August 2000. He has had the privilege of interviewing some of Lake County's many fascinating residents—from innovative business owners to heroic war veterans—and bringing their stories to life. A resident of Lake County since 1986, James recently embarked on a journey to lead a healthier lifestyle. He has lost 60 pounds and walks nearly five miles a day. In his spare time, he enjoys target shooting, skeet shooting and watching his beloved Kentucky Wildcats!
Tavares Ecological Park is open

Tavares Ecological Park is open

Managing stormwater is a difficult aspect of land development. Stormwater management systems are hidden out of sight and expected to…
Hops are hip

Hops are hip

Cheers! Lake County is enjoying a growing craft beer scene. From the long, chrome tap, a golden liquid cascades into…
Do you believe in magic?

Do you believe in magic?

Dr. Jack Cassell does, thanks to a procedure that has revolutionized prostate cancer care. Technically, Dr. Jack Cassell isn’t a…
My First Time: Reese Chavis

My First Time: Reese Chavis

Teenager recalls a 300 game in bowling. Reese Chavis did not let the big moment get the better of him.…
Clicking with photography

Clicking with photography

Sierra Ford Jones stays focused at her Mount Dora business. Love of photography: It gives me the opportunity to turn…
Seeing Is Believing

Seeing Is Believing

Santa Claus will make an appearance at Lake Square Mall and at other events throughout the county.   Anyone who…
Taste of Italy: Chefs of Napoli

Taste of Italy: Chefs of Napoli

Chefs of Napoli serves up authentic Italian food.   While working in the kitchen of a Wildwood restaurant, chef Salvatore Demenico…
The bavarian hous 

The bavarian hous 

Photos: Anthony Rao A taste of Germany Restaurateur stays true to his German cuisine roots.   At the Bavarian Haus,…
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