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Thursday, December 3, 2020

Christmas

2020 Gift Guide

2020 Gift Guide

Shop local for the holidays. Compiled by: Victoria Schlabig, Roxanne Brown, James Combs Some images are courtesy of the respective manufacturer’s websites This Christmas, if you want to give back big, then think small.  Small businesses, that is.  Local mom…
Put Caitlyn Jenner or Snoop Dogg under the Christmas tree

Put Caitlyn Jenner or Snoop Dogg under the Christmas tree

Looking for the perfect gift for that someone who is hard to shop for? Cameo.com has the answer: a personalized video message from a celebrity. For $2,500, Caitlyn Jenner will be happy to say Happy Holidays, Merry Christmas, Happy New…
A time for giving

A time for giving

We usually feel generous around this time of the year and want to share what we can with the less fortunate. These charities will appreciate you showing your holiday spirit with monetary donations: Lake Cares Inc. LakeCares.org 352.383.0100 We Care…
Everyone is invited to Villages’ annual Christmas Parade

Everyone is invited to Villages’ annual Christmas Parade

Villagers love a parade and they love holiday events, so The Villages’ annual Christmas Parade provides double the pleasure. The event is scheduled from 10am-1pm Saturday, Dec. 14, at The Villages Polo Fields, 703 N. Buena Vista Blvd. The gates…
Phantasmagoria presents “A christmas carol” in mt. dora

Phantasmagoria presents “A christmas carol” in mt. dora

On December 19 at 7:30pm, the Mount Dora Library Association presents Phantasmagoria’s “A Christmas Carol, A Ghost Story of Christmas” in the Mount Dora Community Building Theatre at 520 Baker St., Mt. Dora. The event will benefit W.T. Bland Public…
Groveland offers Christmas festivities

Groveland offers Christmas festivities

Groveland has exciting events lined up this holiday season. The Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony is being held Dec. 13 from 5-8:30 p.m. The event includes local crafts and food vendors, pictures with Santa Claus, a candy cane hunt and a…
Christmas in July: Polar Express discount tickets available

Christmas in July: Polar Express discount tickets available

Christmas has come early this year for fans of “The Polar Express’’ book and film. Ticket discounts are available for the Polar Express train adventure departing from Tavares. The Royal Palm Railway Experience, presented by Orlando & Northwestern Railway, is celebrating Christmas…
A Country Christmas

A Country Christmas

Nashville’s Gaylord Opryland Resort, described as ‘the most Christmassy hotel in the nation’ by the Travel Channel, is a destination all its own during the holidays. Photos courtesy of Gaylord Opryland Resort My first experience at the Gaylord Opryland Resort…
Favorite Christmas dishes 

Favorite Christmas dishes 

Local cooks share recipes that have become beloved holiday traditions.   Family recipes seem to be a little more treasured around the holidays. Sally Nebel, of Leesburg, recalls that while growing up in Minnesota, her Norwegian aunt, Serena Bakken, baked…
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