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Attractions: Showing off muscles

Attractions: Showing off muscles

Local car show revs up interest among automotive enthusiasts.  Photos: Nicole Hamel Jose Fuentes pops the hood of his 1968 Chevrolet Camaro to reveal an engine as clean and shiny as the white exterior. Nine years ago, he restored the…
Fork on the Road: Is this heaven?

Fork on the Road: Is this heaven?

Newly opened Tavares diner making a name for itself with biscuits. Photos: Nicole Hamel To all you “mamas” out there, consider this fair warning. A slap may be coming your way should your children eat at the Twisted Biscuit Diner…
Building playhouses for children

Building playhouses for children

Kudos to local teams and businesses who signed up to build and customize wood playhouses as a special holiday gift to children during the second annual Jingle Build-Off, hosted by Habitat of Humanity of Lake-Sumter.  Teams will do onsite building…
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…
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