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Saturday, January 16, 2021

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Taking up space

Taking up space

Mission possible: Leesburg students shooting for the moon.  Photos: Nicole Hamel Riley McDowell cannot wait to launch her science project beyond the classroom laboratory and into outer space.  It’s a dream come true for Riley, a 2020 graduate of The…
Groundbreaking slated for Leesburg aquatic center

Groundbreaking slated for Leesburg aquatic center

A new aquatic center will soon become a reality for Leesburg residents. The official groundbreaking ceremony is set for 10am, Friday, Oct. 30, on the project site at the corner of Canal Street and Pine Street. The $5.2 million facility…
Leesburg latest city now requiring face masks in public places

Leesburg latest city now requiring face masks in public places

Leesburg Commissioners, during a meeting Monday night passed a resolution requiring that people wear face masks and practice social distancing while inside any public place in town. The resolution follows a similar decision by city leaders in Mount Dora, who…
The Kitchen Café

The Kitchen Café

Culinary creativity comes alive at The Kitchen Café, tucked away inside the Southern Gardens Mall in Downtown Leesburg. The “create-your-own-bowl” option allows diners to choose a base product such as brown rice, sweet potatoes, good rice and riced cauliflower. From…

Leesburg High student achieves a historic first

Alexis Gamez, who will be a senior at Leesburg High School this fall, was elected to a national officer position in SkillsUSA, a career and technical student organization that brings together students, teachers and industry to ensure America has a…
DiversiTech Corp. chooses Leesburg for its Florida facility

DiversiTech Corp. chooses Leesburg for its Florida facility

Lake County is rolling out the welcome mat to DiversiTech Corporation of Georgia, which is opening up its Florida facility in Leesburg. According to a news release, the company chose Lake County for their new location to expand their business.…
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