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EDITOR’S LETTER: Lake County car dealers earn high marks

EDITOR’S LETTER: Lake County car dealers earn high marks

Last month, I put my journalistic foot in my mouth with a tongue-in-cheek column about an unpleasant car shopping experience I had. At least a few people took exception to my comments. They felt I implied that all car dealerships…
FINAL THOUGHT: Try doing your job with 65 kids behind you

FINAL THOUGHT: Try doing your job with 65 kids behind you

I am a big believer in parental involvement. Mom and Dad should thoroughly know their child’s friends, friends’ families, teachers, coaches, baby sitter, doctor, dentist, troop leader, ice cream man and Sunday school teacher. And the snooping shouldn’t stop there.…
FROM THE PUBLISHER: What’s going on?

FROM THE PUBLISHER: What’s going on?

I could not be more excited about this month’s issue of Style. There have been many opportunities in past issues where we’ve gotten to share new things happening within the community. Well, this month we share not just one thing…
EDITOR’S LETTER: Car shopping leaves me a wreck

EDITOR’S LETTER: Car shopping leaves me a wreck

I know I can’t outsmart a car dealer, but every four years or so I give in to temptation and browse dealerships online. When my insanity is full-blown, I visit car lots. I know I’ll be jacked around, and yet…
FINAL THOUGHT: No limit to slow drivers

FINAL THOUGHT: No limit to slow drivers

WRITER: Bob Tennant There was a time I couldn’t have written this … not and have it be the truth. And if not, what’s the point? So, full disclosure: There was a time I had a lead foot. Those days…
EDITOR’S LETTER: Big plans for the new year

EDITOR’S LETTER: Big plans for the new year

Here in Magazineland, we don’t make New Year’s resolutions; we make editorial budgets. Not dollars-and-cents budgets (although we do that, too), but a list, or planner of stories we want to pursue in 2015. I’m not sure who coined the…
FINAL THOUGHT: Winning Campaign: C’est Si Bone

FINAL THOUGHT: Winning Campaign: C’est Si Bone

Before the polls even opened, I knew Leesburg City Commission candidate Bob Bone was going to unseat incumbent Bill Polk. I knew Bone would be elected the day a shadow fell upon my meatloaf and mashed at Bloom’s. The shadow…
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