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Friday, September 18, 2020

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Lake robotics teams to compete in world championships

Lake robotics teams to compete in world championships

Ten Lake County School VEX Robotics teams received invitations to World Championships, which will be held April 22-25 in Louisville, Ky. The teams that will be competing are: Three teams at East Ridge Middle School with Coach Daniel Dilocker Two…
‘News of the World’

‘News of the World’

By Paulette Jiles. This book featuring Captain Kidd soon may be a film starring Tom Hanks. Story: Diane Dean “News of the World” begins in 1870 in a northern Texas town. Captain Kidd travels from town to town to read…
World War II history flying into Leesburg

World War II history flying into Leesburg

Three legendary planes will visit Leesburg International Airport this month as part of the 2019 Wings of Freedom Tour, providing a rare glimpse of World War II aviation history. Presented by the Collings Foundation, the event showcases fully restored classic…
‘Best water in world’ bottled locally

‘Best water in world’ bottled locally

The best tasting water in the world is processed and bottled by Azure Water Co., in Leesburg, and Azure’s president Ally Liu is elated her company is gaining international acclaim. AlphaPure, the natural alkaline spring water impressed a panel of…
THE WINE WORLD’S BIG SIX

THE WINE WORLD’S BIG SIX

Start with the basics when you want to learn about wine. A good place to begin is with the six grape varieties that are the foundation for many of the world’s best wines. This is the first of two articles…

A World of Christmas Cookies

Story: Theresa Campbell Photos: Fred Lopez A resident of Legacy of Leesburg for more than six years, Pat Medrick loves baking a variety of Christmas cookies for the holidays, including international favorites. “Sometimes I do 20 different kinds of cookies,”…
laurie sullivan: All her world’s a stage

laurie sullivan: All her world’s a stage

PHOTO: FRED LOPEZ This is the first in a series of articles featuring talent from local theaters. In the fall of 1948, a group of theater enthusiasts met to discuss starting a community theater. They found a former ice plant…
QUICK BITES: As the World Churns

QUICK BITES: As the World Churns

Ice cream is a still a favorite summer treat—and not a bad dessert any time of year, especially with warm pie or cobbler. It’s estimated that on any given day, 87 percent of Americans have ice cream in their home…
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