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Monday, October 19, 2020

This ‘n That

$50,000 grant winners

$50,000 grant winners

Lake County has creative educators with big ideas to benefit students, including Cindy Bellamy of Mount Dora High School who was awarded $41,466.51 from the Educational Foundation of Lake County to fund a career and college readiness through a skilled…
No Golf, Smoking or Saturday Crossword Puzzle

No Golf, Smoking or Saturday Crossword Puzzle

Story: Fred Hilton  It’s January. Maybe not the best month in the year but it’s certainly the first. Several extremely important things take place in January. In order of significance, they are: my birthday, the Super Bowl. Many of us…
Taxes and guns

Taxes and guns

Not only can you get your driver license, motor vehicle title or registration and pay your property tax at the Sumter County Tax Collector’s office, you can now apply for a conceal/carry gun permit. Though the Florida concealed weapons license…
This makes perfect scents

This makes perfect scents

With the rise in cases of Alzheimer’s and dementia, an alarming number of people have wandered away from home in Florida. The Sumter County Sheriff’s Office is taking steps to help families and caregivers dealing with someone who is a…
Twirling in prime time

Twirling in prime time

 The Prime Time Twirlers, who were recently featured in the “VStyle” section of Lake & Sumter Style, have big news! They’ve been asked to audition for the popular NBC television show, “America’s Got Talent.” Eight of the popular performers are…

Deck the Halls With Buddy Holly

Writer: Fred Hilton ‘Tis the season to be jolly and all that stuff. This time of year we are bombarded with songs of the holidays. They surround us. They’re in the malls, on Main Street, on TV, and on the…
Vote for what’s left of Ned Ludd

Vote for what’s left of Ned Ludd

ILLUSTRATION: Josh Clark Finally, it’s over. We’ve been suffering through this endless presidential election for at least the past year and a half. A presidential election is something horrible that all good Americans must grimace and tolerate ever four years.…
THIS ‘N’ THAT: Warning! Crazy Man on Aisle 6

THIS ‘N’ THAT: Warning! Crazy Man on Aisle 6

Pringles put me over the top. It began as a pretty normal day. I was ambling down aisle 6 in the grocery store, headed to pick up a can of Pringles. Since they came out, Pringles have been among my…
Gone With The Wind” — Rated Zero Pipes

Gone With The Wind” — Rated Zero Pipes

When was the last time you saw anybody smoking a pipe? Admittedly, there are fewer smokers of any type than ever before. People are finally realizing that smoking is a disgusting habit and it does nobody any good. It’s disrupted…
THIS ‘N’ THAT: Raise The Sigils But Watch Out For Snakes

THIS ‘N’ THAT: Raise The Sigils But Watch Out For Snakes

illustration: josh clark “Game of Thrones” gives us more than a weekly dose of gratuitous sex and violence, including amazing ways people can kill each other. You may scoff, but the HBO smash hit is also a educational device. Thanks…
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