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Social Club Spotlight: NYPD 10-13

Social Club Spotlight: NYPD 10-13

Retired officers in The Villages gather to socialize and follow current events of their NYPD brothers.  Code 10-13: “officer needs help.”  That call for help became more evident in recent weeks after several New York police—and officers nationwide—have been shot,…
Final Thought: Staying inside opens doors

Final Thought: Staying inside opens doors

With quarantine comes new possibilities. While considering this month’s column, I really didn’t want to write about anything related to the coronavirus or quarantine—but that’s all that was on my mind. Every time I turned on the TV, the screen…
Social media in business is chamber’s latest webinar topic

Social media in business is chamber’s latest webinar topic

The South Lake Chamber of Commerce has canceled in-person events for May but will continue to conduct virtual seminars online. The canceled events include the monthly chamber breakfast and weekly Business After Hours get-togethers, a news release states. This week’s…
Social Spotlight: Vintage venue

Social Spotlight: Vintage venue

A new concert series is filling the halls of historic Howey Mansion with music once again. After citrus land baron William Howey built a mansion in the mid-1920s, he often hosted musicians from around the country to entertain guests during…
Social Spotlight: The rites of spring

Social Spotlight: The rites of spring

Mount Dora’s annual arts and crafts festival adds food and drinks from local favorites to the lineup. Mount Dora’s Spring Festival is back for its 23rd year, bigger and better than ever. Each year, the festival brings in artists and…
Social Spotlight: Beads, bands and a little booze

Social Spotlight: Beads, bands and a little booze

Enjoy the Mardi Gras experience in Leesburg.  Revelers dressed in purple, green and gold costumes watch as a fire-eater blows a golden flame from his mouth. Masked men and women riding in glowing decorated floats throw beads and candy to…
Social Spotlight: Reel time

Social Spotlight: Reel time

Anglers in the Big Bass Tour are on a mission to go fishing. Fish tales are intriguing and typically go like this: A fisherman spreads his arms as wide as possible, boasting about the size of the big bass he…
Social Spotlight: Travis Tritt

Social Spotlight: Travis Tritt

Travis Tritt keeps his country music rocking! It has been 30 years since Travis Tritt first brought his unique voice to country music fans. Influenced by Southern rock, his songs reached the hearts of fans and brought them out in…
From The Publisher

From The Publisher

I’ve lived in this area all my life, graduating from Leesburg High School and raising my family here. I know personally just what a family-oriented area this is. But it has also become a very popular place for retirees to…
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