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URGENT NEED FOR NONPERISHABLE FOODS!

URGENT NEED FOR NONPERISHABLE FOODS!

The Salvation Army has announced an urgent need for food items for their food pantries. Due to children being out of school and families in financial crisis, there has been great demand for help. As a result, The Salvation Army…
Writing a New Chapter

Writing a New Chapter

It was one for the books as the Leesburg Public Library held a celebration June 13 to commemorate three milestones. This year marks the library’s 125th anniversary and the 10th anniversary since its existing 45,000-square foot facility opened. In addition,…
Artist John Whipple in Mount Dora

Artist John Whipple in Mount Dora

Artist John Whipple’s work is being displayed at 1921 by Norman Van Aken in Mount Dora. In addition, the renowned chef will be hosting an event in honor of John Whipple as part of the Meet the Artist series at the…
Bigger, faster, better–more space for LRMC ER

Bigger, faster, better–more space for LRMC ER

Local dignitaries and hospital staff gathered Monday outside Leesburg Regional Medical Center’s emergency room for a groundbreaking. The $27 million expansion is expected to open in the spring of next year and will include a second short-stay wing as well…
The Villages Hosts Spartan Weekend

The Villages Hosts Spartan Weekend

The sudden loss of the camaraderie and sense of brotherhood experienced while in an active military unit can leave a soldier feeling lost and disoriented. These men and women come back from war with the expectation of returning to the…
Leesburg making a splash with new recreation facilities

Leesburg making a splash with new recreation facilities

Cool off this spring and summer with soakers, sprayers, and sprinklers at Leesburg’s newly constructed splash pad. The water playground, along with the new Rogers Park Pavilion, was unveiled May 6 at Venetian Gardens. The new structures are next to…
Clear Your Record and Help Lake County

Clear Your Record and Help Lake County

Here’s your chance to get a clean record on your library card and help someone else at the same time. From May 1-13, the Lake County Library Systems is forgiving library fines for overdue materials if you’ll bring in a…
‘Proof’ that quality entertainment exists here

‘Proof’ that quality entertainment exists here

This play was a Pulitzer Prize and a Tony Award winner, and the truth of “Proof” rings as clearly today as it did when it premiered in Manhattan in 2000. I was invited to see “Proof,” the play now showing…
Classic rock photographer takes fans behind the lens

Classic rock photographer takes fans behind the lens

Any rock fan would love to hear behind-the-scenes stories about John Lennon and the Beatles, Mick Jagger and the Rolling Stones, or other artists such as the Who, Eric Clapton, Janis Joplin, and Linda Ronstadt. Legendary rock ’n’ roll photographer Ethan…
Leesburg’s New Visitor and Welcome Center Opens

Leesburg’s New Visitor and Welcome Center Opens

The Leesburg Area Chamber of Commerce officially opened its doors in March as the new Leesburg Visitor and Welcome Center. Located in the historic Mote-Morris House at 1195 W. Magnolia St., the chamber has approximately 3,000 visitors annually inquiring about…
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