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Lake County to have more COVID-19 drive-thru test sites by April 22

Lake County to have more COVID-19 drive-thru test sites by April 22

In a news release issued Monday night, Lake County Board of County Commissioners Chairman Leslie Campione announced Lake County will be launching several new efforts to help residents and businesses as the county navigates the COVID-19 situation. “Your leaders in…
How the homeless community is dealing with COVID-19

How the homeless community is dealing with COVID-19

While most people are following CDC guidelines and quarantining themselves at home during the coronavirus outbreak, some people in the community don’t have that luxury. Homeless shelters and other social services organizations must adapt to dealing with COVID-19 while helping…
Virtual screening for COVID-19 now available through UF Health

Virtual screening for COVID-19 now available through UF Health

As cases of COVID-19 continue to rise in Florida and Lake and Sumter counties, UF Health Leesburg Hospital and UF Health The Villages Hospital now offer virtual screenings for the community.  “Telehealth, the virtual care platform that allows health-care professionals…
AdventHealth opens hubs for donations, encouragement to workers

AdventHealth opens hubs for donations, encouragement to workers

In response to an overwhelming outpouring of support from businesses, community groups and individuals, AdventHealth has established a central hub for people who want to support health care employees on the front lines. The hospital announced in a news release…
Residents called to take part in COVID-19 survey

Residents called to take part in COVID-19 survey

The Florida Department of Health (DOH) recently announced the launch of a new community action survey, StrongerThanC-19, designed to aid Florida as the state continues to fight the spread of COVID-19. This cutting-edge tool gives residents the power to unite…
Mount Dora lowers electric bills during COVID-19 crisis

Mount Dora lowers electric bills during COVID-19 crisis

To ease customers’ financial burdens, Mount Dora Electric Utility Department announced in a news release its plans to lower monthly electric bills during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.  The city states it was able to lower the rates and pass those…
Resources available to local businesses to mitigate COVID-19 impact

Resources available to local businesses to mitigate COVID-19 impact

The Lake County Agency for Economic Prosperity wants to make local businesses aware of the resources available to help mitigate the economic impact of coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Gov. Ron DeSantis recently activated the Business Damage Assessment survey to assess the…
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