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Tuesday, October 20, 2020

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Leesburg Native Serving on USS Theodore Roosevelt

Leesburg Native Serving on USS Theodore Roosevelt

Petty Officer 3rd Class Elliott Williams recently returned from a seven-month deployment aboard the USS Theodore Roosevelt according to a U.S. Navy press release. A 2015 graduate of Leesburg High School, the petty officer is an aviation boatswain’s mate (equipment)…
A Night Filled with Baby Boomers Laughing

A Night Filled with Baby Boomers Laughing

“Baby Boomer Comedy” was a big hit Saturday night at The Sharon L. Morse Performing Arts Center in The Villages. Carol Siskind, Brett Butler, and Mark Schiff brought down the house. I think the key to their success was pulling…
Making an Impact

Making an Impact

A philanthropic group, the Sophisticated Gents of Florida, is devoted to youths and community.    A handful of men first met to socialize 12 years ago, and now they’ve grown to 110-members strong and are devoted to extensive community outreach in…
Eustis Native Serves on “Stealth Ship”

Eustis Native Serves on “Stealth Ship”

Chief Petty Officer Marnika Ash is a 2006 graduate of Eustis High School. These days, you’ll find her serving as a culinary specialist assigned to DDG 116 in Bath, Maine. With a crew of 300 sailors, each crew member’s job…
Shannon McLin Carlyle Receives Award

Shannon McLin Carlyle Receives Award

Shannon McLin Carlyle, B.C.S., was honored as the statewide appellate advocate recipient of the Florida Statewide Guardian ad Litem Program’s “Excellence in Advocacy” award. This special award recognizes champions for special needs children who are abused or neglected. The GAL Program…
Lake County Chamber Alliance Honors Awarded

Lake County Chamber Alliance Honors Awarded

The Chamber Alliance of Lake County along with its various partner organizations and sponsors recently held the 2018 Lake County Community Service Awards at Lake Reception, with 250 attending. Partner and sponsors in the Chamber Alliance include Lake County League of…
A Doggone Good Investment

A Doggone Good Investment

Bill Bryan Subaru and Subaru of America recently made a paws-itive impact on the community. The Leesburg-based dealership presented a $17,548 check to The Animal League, a nonprofit pet rescue and animal shelter located in Clermont. “We are so grateful…
Leesburg students celebrating successful school year

Leesburg students celebrating successful school year

Leesburg High School is ending its school year with a party, and everyone is invited. The Leesburg High Community Pep Rally, a celebration of student success, is scheduled for 6pm Tuesday, May 8, at Towne Square outside City Hall, 510…
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