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Friday, November 27, 2020

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Habitat to break ground for 23-unit cottages in Tavares

Habitat to break ground for 23-unit cottages in Tavares

Habitat for Humanity of Lake-Sumter plans to break ground Oct. 16 for a new housing development in Tavares. The Cottages at Heritage Grove is a 23-unit pocket neighborhood featuring cottage-style homes and townhomes at approximately 730 square feet. They will…
Tavares native continues U.S. Navy Seabee tradition

Tavares native continues U.S. Navy Seabee tradition

The Navy Office of Community Outreach provided this article about Tavares native Travis Knappenburger, written by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class David R. Finley Jr. (This article has been edited from its original form): “We Build, We Fight” has been…
5th Avenue Painters exhibit to appear in Tavares

5th Avenue Painters exhibit to appear in Tavares

An Opening Artist Reception will be held at Tavares City Hall on Friday, November 15, 2019 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.  This will be an opportunity to view 42 paintings by 5th Avenue Painters.  This group is based at the Mount Dora Center…
The British are coming … to Tavares for a Beatles concert

The British are coming … to Tavares for a Beatles concert

After performing at Walt Disney World’s Epcot Center for 14 record-breaking years, the British Invasion is coming to Tavares. The Beatles tribute show is scheduled from 6-9pm Sept. 20, at downtown Tavares Square, located at the intersection of Main Street and Rockingham…
Vintage race boats cruising into Tavares this weekend

Vintage race boats cruising into Tavares this weekend

The excitement of classic race boats speeding along the water is coming to Tavares this weekend as the Florida Vintage Raceboat Club hosts its Spring Thunder Regatta on Lake Dora. Race boat heats run from 9:30am-5pm Saturday, March 16, and…
Parmalee headlines musical lineup at Dragonfest in Tavares

Parmalee headlines musical lineup at Dragonfest in Tavares

The dragons are coming. The 2019 Dragonfest will not only feature dragon boat races, but also a musical lineup, a car show, family games, food and beverages, and a 50/50 raffle. The daylong Dragonfest is scheduled for Saturday, March 9,…
Tavares Ecological Park is open

Tavares Ecological Park is open

Managing stormwater is a difficult aspect of land development. Stormwater management systems are hidden out of sight and expected to do their job without being seen or heard.  However, Tavares came up with a different approach.. City leaders and officials…
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