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Attractions: Treasure trove

Attractions: Treasure trove

Leesburg man finds joy in collecting for the collectors and giving gamers a place to do what they love. Photos: Cindy Peterson Mark Roberts, an avid Boston Red Sox and New England Patriots fan, has been collecting baseball and football…
Local Talent: Fowl play

Local Talent: Fowl play

When it comes to painting, one local artist has some serious game. Photo: Nicole Hamel Actors have the Oscars.  Musicians have the Grammys.  Wildlife artists have the Federal Duck Stamp Contest. John Harris has created his own duck dynasty.  Since…
Art to the Max

Art to the Max

Photos: Nicole Hamel – Lake County Museum of Art, 213 Ruby St., Tavares, hosted a ticketed fundraising reception on June 25 featuring a vast collection of work from world-renowned artist Peter Max. Several local Peter Max collectors were at the event sharing their…
Chambers Celebrate Business After Hours

Chambers Celebrate Business After Hours

Photos: Nicole Hamel – Coldwell Banker Vanguard Realty’s newly renovated castle at 1898 N. Donnelly St., Mount Dora, was the perfect location for the joint Business After Hours networking event on June 24. Members of the Tavares Chamber, Lake Eustis…
Local Talent: Iconic Creations

Local Talent: Iconic Creations

Ruben Vazquez uses his art skills to create the perfect smile. Photos: Nicole Hamel Around 2015, Ruben Vasquez was watching Face Off, a special effects makeup reality competition show, and thought he too, might be interested in makeup.  He applied…
Attractions: A chirp off the old block

Attractions: A chirp off the old block

‘Out-of-the-blue’ inspiration leads to the creation of nature lover’s paradise in Lake County.  Photos: Anthony Rao There is a hidden gem for nature lovers in south Lake County.  Attractions include walking trails highlighted with thousands of native plants, picnic areas,…
Groveland Kroger Distribution Center Tour

Groveland Kroger Distribution Center Tour

Photos: Nicole Hamel – Clermont Chamber of Commerce members were invited to a special behind-the-scenes tour on May 26 of Kroger’s new 375,000-square-foot high-tech distribution center in Groveland, featuring Ocado’s cutting-edge robotics and automation system. Kroger, expected to bring more…
New Beginnings Gala

New Beginnings Gala

Photos: Nicole Hamel – Mount Dora’s Lakeside Inn was the venue for the inaugural New Beginnings Gala, a benefit hosted April 11 by Villagers for Veterans to raise funds for transitional housing to be built for female veterans. The home will be…
Local Talent: Tuned into his passion

Local Talent: Tuned into his passion

Local man hasn’t let an illness stop him from finding his voice. Each day, aspiring singers arrive in Nashville hoping to make it in the country music business. Tyler Haney, a singer/songwriter from Leesburg, joined those dreamers when he moved…
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