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Thursday, October 29, 2020

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County, communities postponing events to help prevent coronavirus spread

County, communities postponing events to help prevent coronavirus spread

Lake County government is taking precautionary measures to help prevent the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) by postponing all county-sponsored events through the end of March, according to a press release from county officials. Future county-sponsored events are tentative,…
Love Lake County’s waterways? Vote for favorite photo for calendar

Love Lake County’s waterways? Vote for favorite photo for calendar

The public is invited to vote for their favorite photos of Lake County’s waterbodies, which will be included in the 2020 Adopt-a-Lake Program calendar, according to a press release from Tiffany Henderson, acting communications director for Lake County. Online voting…
Local businesses partner with AdventHealth Waterman Foundation

Local businesses partner with AdventHealth Waterman Foundation

   Local businesses in Lake County have teamed-up with the AdventHealth Waterman Foundation to raise funds for cancer care. Pictured here is one of the supporting businesses SuperWash Express of Mount Dora, donating funds from last year’s efforts. From left…
Unwanted hazardous materials collection set in Clermont

Unwanted hazardous materials collection set in Clermont

Lake County Solid Waste is encouraging Lake County residents to dispose of unwanted household hazardous materials in a safe and environmentally conscious way at a collection event to be held from 9 a.m. to noon on Sept. 19 at the…

News and Notes from Clermont

Recently, Clermont City Manager Darren Gray was selected to be a part of an elite statewide leadership program. According to the press release, Leadership Florida has included Darren in its prestigious Cornerstone Class 38 for 2019-2020. Members of Leadership Florida…
Women for Hospice Have a Record!

Women for Hospice Have a Record!

For the eighth consecutive year, the Women for Hospice donated $100,000 to Cornerstone Hospice and Palliative Care. These funds are earmarked for hospice patient care in Lake County. “Their giving inspires all of us at Cornerstone,” said Chuck Lee, CEO…
Firefighters Charity Calendar Helps Homeless Pets

Firefighters Charity Calendar Helps Homeless Pets

A unique gift that benefits homeless pets is the 2019 “Rescue Me” charity calendar featuring Lake County firefighters and adoptable pets from the Lake County Animal Shelter, a no-kill facility. Available online at www.lakefirefightercharity.org for a suggested $10 donation, the…
Health of Lake County Video is a Winner

Health of Lake County Video is a Winner

  “A Spirit of Service” is this year’s theme for the new video of the State of Lake County. highlighting achievements of the board such as budget efficiencies, public safety improvements, economic development and tourism initiatives. Uplifting and exciting, you…
Report: Crime dips in Clermont during first half of 2018

Report: Crime dips in Clermont during first half of 2018

Clermont’s policing strategies are seeing positive results. The overall number of crimes in the city dropped 4.6 percent in the first half of 2018, according to the Uniform Crime Reporting statistics for the state of Florida. Additionally, the UCR statistics…
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