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Saturday, September 19, 2020

Mount Dora

Social Spotlight: Scottish for a day

Social Spotlight: Scottish for a day

Mount Dora Sister Cities teams up with Mount Dora Pipes and Drums Band to bring Scottish culture to Lake County. Mount Dora Sister Cities, an international organization, joined the City of Mount Dora with Forres, Scotland back in 1990, and…
Joyous Juice

Joyous Juice

Something new just arrived at Mount Dora Marketplace; The Juice Box serves fresh, cold-pressed juices, smoothies, acai bowls and health shots using local produce. Owner Isamarie Aymat, who is originally from Puerto Rico, always had a dream of owning her…
Mount Dora sailor serves in the Philippine Sea

Mount Dora sailor serves in the Philippine Sea

Aviation Machinist’s Mate Airman Alex Embree, of Mount Dora, takes great pride working onboard the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) while he has been stationed with the U.S. Navy for the past year and three months. The USS Nimitz…
Fork on the road: Sauce up your taste buds

Fork on the road: Sauce up your taste buds

Homemade sauces and gluten-free choices make the Salted Fry the perfect grab-and-go option. Photos: Nicole Hamel As a longtime visitor of Mount Dora from Pennsylvania, Dale Duffy had a thought about what the area needed, particularly during events and shopping.…
Mount Dora Craft Fair billed No. 4 in nation

Mount Dora Craft Fair billed No. 4 in nation

Mount Dora’s annual Craft Fair attracts massive crowds of thousands, and now the fair is generating national buzz being ranked No. 4 out of the top 200 fairs, according to Sunshine Artist magazine’s 27th annual list of the most profitable art…
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…
It’s In The Bag

It’s In The Bag

Teenage environmentalist’s campaign is helping to eliminate plastics.   In the 1967 film “The Graduate,” Dustin Hoffman’s character received one word of advice about his future: plastics. Indeed, in the 1970s, plastics took over manufacturing and consumerism in many forms,…
Local Talent: You’ve got star quality

Local Talent: You’ve got star quality

Just like Lana Turner, Leesburg actress gets a big break.   Kat Kemmet. Remember the name. She’s local, she’s serious, and she’s on her way. Aspiring actor Kat Kemmet, 28, stands just 5-foot-1 inch and looks the part of a…
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