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Monday, October 26, 2020

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True heroes: Clermont Lowe’s supports elementary school

True heroes: Clermont Lowe’s supports elementary school

The Lowe’s Home Improvement store in Clermont continues hammering home the importance of supporting local schools. On April 18, employees of the store presented Eustis Heights Elementary School with a $5,000 check. The donation is a follow-up to the store’s…
Local Flags at the Top of the World

Local Flags at the Top of the World

Villager David van de Velde spearheaded a project to raise funds to help rebuild the much-needed school building in the town of Thame. This small Nepal village is 12,500 feet from the base of Mount Everest, and is where Sir Edmund…
Getting Ready for Bikefest

Getting Ready for Bikefest

AMVETS Post 2006 is moving ahead with preparations for the big crowd expected for the 2018 Leesburg Bikefest. The popular veterans’ post is offering a variety of options for bikers coming into town. Not only will convenient parking be available…
“Bless Fruitland Park” with Lots of Love

“Bless Fruitland Park” with Lots of Love

The Fruitland Park community is celebrating love in February according to a recent press release. While that’s not unusual, what they’re doing is a little more extraordinary than buying candy hearts and flowers. There are plans to help as many…
Hyundai dealership kicks off ribbon cuttings for Clermont businesses

Hyundai dealership kicks off ribbon cuttings for Clermont businesses

Business is booming in Clermont, and three new establishments will celebrate this week with ribbon cuttings. Hyundai of Central Florida, Clermont’s newest car dealership, has a grand opening celebration planned from 5-8pm today at 17325 E. Highway 50. Food, drinks,…
South Sumter Interact Club Helps Friends in Dominican Republic

South Sumter Interact Club Helps Friends in Dominican Republic

Rotary Club of The Villages/Evening sponsored the Interact Club of South Sumter High School in Bushnell for a project in the Dominican Republic with a joint effort of the Interact en La Colorado sponsored by Club Rotario Puerto Planta de Torres,…
Care Packages for Our Troops

Care Packages for Our Troops

The members of AMVETS Post 2006 Auxiliary are working to get packages to the troops for Christmas. They are currently seeking donations and need these items as soon as possible. Please consider donating: Food items like beef jerky, peanut butter,…
FEMA opens second mobile center to help with hurricane recovery

FEMA opens second mobile center to help with hurricane recovery

Residents and business owners still recovering from the devastation of recent hurricanes have another opportunity to receive federal assistance. The Federal Emergency Management Agency is opening a mobile Disaster Recovery Center starting at 1pm today, Nov. 14, at the Highlander…
Shop local!

Shop local!

Small Business Day is Nov. 25, and there are plenty of shops in Lake and Sumter counties that local residents can support. The downtown areas in each small town or city have unique places to buy the special gifts or…
Pink Pumpkins Are in Style

Pink Pumpkins Are in Style

InterCommunity Cancer Center recently added a new twist to the Halloween season by decorating pumpkins pink in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month. Their press release says they hosted a community event on Oct. 17 and had a great response…
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