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Veterans Memorial Parkway will honor the late Don Van Beck

Veterans Memorial Parkway will honor the late Don Van Beck

The late Don Van Beck, a man known for his passion for veterans, is being honored and remembered by the city of Leesburg. Local officials announced they will host a ceremony dedicating the Don Van Beck Memorial Walkway at 10am…
Hot air balloon festival comes to Leesburg

Hot air balloon festival comes to Leesburg

Ski Beach at Venetian Gardens will be the place to be 5-9pm Nov. 8-10 for the first hot air balloon festival, “Balloons on the Lakefront,” hosted by the Leesburg Partnership. “I love that this event is unique. We’ve never had a balloon festival…
Leesburg to host GIS events for students

Leesburg to host GIS events for students

The city of Leesburg GIS Department and Leesburg Public Library will celebrate GIS (Geographic Information Systems) Day on Nov. 13 Events are planned for students from middle school through college level. The educational sessions are 10 am to noon for…
Leesburg Breaks Ground for New Community Building

Leesburg Breaks Ground for New Community Building

Much of Leesburg is buzzing with the excitement over the groundbreaking at Venetian Gardens. This officially began the third phase of a vision of city officials that is bringing the “Jewel of Leesburg” back to its gleaming glory. “I moved…
Teachers prepare for new school year at breakfast pep rally

Teachers prepare for new school year at breakfast pep rally

The scene resembled a loud, enthusiastic pep rally Tuesday morning as more than 700 local teachers and staff members stomped their feet, waved pom poms, and cheered for their individual schools during an Appreciation Breakfast at Lake-Sumter State College. The…
It’s beginning to look a lot like Bikefest

It’s beginning to look a lot like Bikefest

The sound of bikers revving up their engines and the sight of leather-clad men and women can mean only one thing. Leesburg Bikefest has arrived. Now in its 20th year, I still remember the first time I attended this magnificent…
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