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Monday, October 26, 2020

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Some Lake County Libraries Closed on Columbus Day

Some Lake County Libraries Closed on Columbus Day

If you use the following libraries, mark you calendar that they will be closed a week from Monday. On Columbus Day, Monday, Oct. 8, the following Lake County libraries will be closed to the public while staff performs an all day, in-house…
War Heroes Share Their Stories

War Heroes Share Their Stories

All seven men who appeared recently at Leesburg Library have received the Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC) for exceptional courage and skill flying combat missions during World War II, Korea, the Cold War, and Vietnam. Some were honored with more than…
Vac-Tron is 2018 Awardee of Florida Companies to Watch

Vac-Tron is 2018 Awardee of Florida Companies to Watch

Vac-Tron continues its path of growth and productivity. In a recent press release, the company announced it was a 2018 Awardee of the Florida Companies to Watch award. Vac-Tron was selected from among more than 500 nominees. Florida Companies to…
Stuff it!

Stuff it!

Saturday, Oct. 6, be sure to take your food back to Publix—to donate—at the 13th Annual Stuff the Bus Food Drive.  Non-perishable food will be stuffed inside a Lake County Connection bus. Collection will be at Publix, 2840 David Walker…
Lake County Electric Crews Provide Aid in North Carolina cities

Lake County Electric Crews Provide Aid in North Carolina cities

Electric crews from three cities in Lake and Sumter County are in North Carolina lending a hand with cleanup from Hurricane Florence. Teams from Leesburg, Mount Dora, and Bushnell are working in support of a cooperative agreement among the nation’s…
Charley Pride Coming to The Villages

Charley Pride Coming to The Villages

He’s a legend and has a unique voice that always recognized–Charley Pride. The acclaimed country music singer, who’s also a skillful musician and guitarist and award-winning recording artist will be at The Sharon L. Morse Performing Arts Center in The…
October Pink Out at Florida Hospital Waterman

October Pink Out at Florida Hospital Waterman

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and Florida Hospital Waterman is going all pink in celebration and information. These activities and educational events are meant to encourage the community to get involved and take action. With these great events coming…
National Public Lands Day Sept 22 for a Good Cleaning

National Public Lands Day Sept 22 for a Good Cleaning

Forget your closets, the National Parks need cleaning! As part of the National Public Lands annual clean-up efforts, Lake Griffin State Park guides are  kayaking with volunteers through their waterways picking up trash, on Friday. The fourth Saturday in September…
Keeping the Bears Away (And We Don’t Mean Football)!

Keeping the Bears Away (And We Don’t Mean Football)!

Lake County is using an award of $25,000 toward purchasing bear-resistant trash cans to sell—at a discount—to Lake County residents. If you’ve never met a black bear in your garage or rooting around your tossed refuse, you might not know…
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