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Durand Park opens at Beacon College

Durand Park opens at Beacon College

A ceremony dedicating the Virginia and Robert Durand Garden was held Friday at the new downtown Leesburg pocket park by Beacon College officials. The 12,000-square-foot area inhabits what was Palmetto Street in downtown Leesburg and is appointed with drake elms,…
The Heat is on!

The Heat is on!

Pets and their owners love summer. Walking in the sunshine makes anyone and any pet feel great. However, it’s important to remember that many of the rules that apply to humans and the sun also apply to their pets. These…
Coffee, Tea, and It’s Free!

Coffee, Tea, and It’s Free!

The Revolution Church of Leesburg has created a new place to hang out. It’s called RCB, which is short for Revolution Coffee Bar. You can choose from a variety of coffee and teas, and find a comfortable place to sit…

Girl Scout Troop 181 Shines with Bronze

The lovely young ladies of Girl Scout Troop 181 purchased 12 large canvas bags and then invited the community to donate hygiene items, towels and more. Their efforts resulted in them receiving the Bronze Award: the highest honor a Girl Scout…
Eustis Native Serves on “Stealth Ship”

Eustis Native Serves on “Stealth Ship”

Chief Petty Officer Marnika Ash is a 2006 graduate of Eustis High School. These days, you’ll find her serving as a culinary specialist assigned to DDG 116 in Bath, Maine. With a crew of 300 sailors, each crew member’s job…
Lake County Chamber Alliance Honors Awarded

Lake County Chamber Alliance Honors Awarded

The Chamber Alliance of Lake County along with its various partner organizations and sponsors recently held the 2018 Lake County Community Service Awards at Lake Reception, with 250 attending. Partner and sponsors in the Chamber Alliance include Lake County League of…
A Doggone Good Investment

A Doggone Good Investment

Bill Bryan Subaru and Subaru of America recently made a paws-itive impact on the community. The Leesburg-based dealership presented a $17,548 check to The Animal League, a nonprofit pet rescue and animal shelter located in Clermont. “We are so grateful…
The Magical Mindful Day

The Magical Mindful Day

Editor’s note: Occasionally we have guest writers prepare articles for us. Today is Earth Day, and this seems an appropriate time to spend the day with your family celebrating the beauty of the outdoors. Story: Deborah Salazar Shapiro Five great…
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