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Tuesday, December 7, 2021

Leesburg

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.…
Protest is coming to Leesburg

Protest is coming to Leesburg

  When Kevon Miller heard about the death of George Floyd, he wasn’t too surprised. “There are many incidents in the U.S. involving police brutality,” says the 20-year-old freelance graphic designer. Kevon, an African American who resides in Eustis, wants…
Outstanding Student: Timothy Rodriquez

Outstanding Student: Timothy Rodriquez

Leesburg High drum major led Macy’s Parade marching band.  Photo: Nicole Hamel Vital Stats:  2020 graduate of Leesburg High School. Holds all three weightlifting records for his weight class at Leesburg High. How did you find out you’d be leading…
Local Talent: Dream weaver

Local Talent: Dream weaver

Toni Stokes Marshall creates uncommon artwork at her Leesburg studio. Photos: Nicole Hamel Textiles always fascinated Toni Stokes Marshall, but it wasn’t until her retirement from the health-care field that she was able to wrap herself in textiles as an…
Spirits: Uncorking a wine culture

Spirits: Uncorking a wine culture

Two Old Hags creates quite a buzz in Leesburg. Photos: Nicole Hamel There’s no telling where wine connoisseurs might find their next favorite wine.  Maybe during a visit to a popular wine region like Napa Valley in California. Maybe at…
Leesburg Bikefest is coming in November

Leesburg Bikefest is coming in November

Hold your horses, or, in this case, your handlebars. The Leesburg Bikefest, which was canceled due to the coronavirus, has been rescheduled for Nov. 13-15, according to a press release issued by the Leesburg Partnership. “After much consideration and encouragement…
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