May 26- June 1, 2016

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July 4th in Clermont
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City of Clermont Summer Recreation
classic car cruise
Memorial Day celebrations will be held throughout South Lake County on Monday. Groveland will mark the occasion at the Veterans Memorial Garden of Groveland from 11am to 1pm. Clermont will hold a Celebration of Heroes at Waterfront Park with activities throughout the day. (Photo by Bonnie Gearhart)
classic car cruiseClermont's Classic Car Cruise
packed Historic Downtown's streets

Clermont's Classic Car Cruise took off while literally standing still. Clermont Downtown Partnership (CDP) Executive Director Ron Smart reported 194 cars lined ....
GESGES extends honors to entire staff
during Teacher Appreciation Week

Groveland Elementary School took its "Teacher Appreciation Week" to new heights last week when Principal Kim Jarvis made the point of honoring all...
groveland city councilGroveland contemplating charter
change for three-year council terms

At a recent Groveland City Council meeting, an item came up for discussion that voters who are residents of that city could see on their ballot this November. It...
Lake County Sheriff raceTwo Lady Lake law enforcement
veterans make four in sheriff race

With Gary Borders retiring at the end of his term, the field for the Lake County Sheriff race has become crowded. In addition to Dan Sells and Chuck Broadway...
lake county solid wasteSolid waste collection to shift by
one day during Memorial Day holiday
Here's something to keep in mind as you plan your parties (and the after-party cleanup) for the long weekend at the end of this month: all Lake County....
sydneyFriends and fans of Sydney the
reading therapy dog mourn her loss

Last week, South Lake County lost one of its most memorable canines. Sydney, the lovable rescue dog of the non-profit educational organization Read to Sydney...
UF/IFAS ExtensionUF/IFAS Extension invites residents
to learn about Bahia grass pastures

The University of Florida's Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) Extension in Lake County is inviting the public to learn more about Bahia...
service above self awardRotary honors Mascotte Policeman
with the "Service Above Self Award"

Mascotte Police Corporal Bronson Binder was honored at city council this week with the Rotary Club's "Service Above Self Award." Binder was nominated in March....
Neil KellyClerk of the Courts is making
annual financials available online

The Lake County Clerk of Courts is announcing the publication of its annual financial reports, now available online...
groveland mr. & Miss firecrackerRehearsals starting soon for
Mr./ Miss Firecracker pageant

Continuing a decades-long tradition, Groveland will host a Mr. and Miss Firecracker pageant at its July 4th celebration. Six rehearsals for the pageant will be held...
June park toursLake County Parks announces June
events for Groveland and Ferndale

Lake County park rangers are inviting residents to enjoy the great outdoors in the natural shade of the area's public lands during three June events...
Nature FestSuccessful Nature Fest educates
the public on Lake Louisa State Park

The Friends of Lake Louisa State Park presented NatureFest 2016 last week with on hands activities, classes, demonstration, tram tours and a host of other...
new beginningsNew Beginnings thrift stores help
many and would like more volunteers

One of the best ways locally to help yourself while at the same time helping others in need is to buy from one of New Beginnings' three thrift stores. Located in...
anita drinkMontverde winds up its annual
Concert in the Park music series

In what Concert in the Park promoters would call near perfect weather, Anita Drink took the stage at Kirk Park in Montverde for the third and final of the series for...
memorial dayGovernment offices to close for
Memorial Day and reopen Tuesday

All offices of the Lake County Board of County Commissioners, Clerk of Courts, Property Appraiser, Supervisor of Elections, and Tax Collector will be closed...
national training centerNational Training Center launches
second year of progressive race series

The National Training Center (NTC), part of South Lake Hospital, is launching the second year of its progressive road race series that begins on June 18 and lasts...
sawgrass bay elementarySawgrass Bay students present
their Leadership Program for parents

Sawgrass Bay Elementary School has taken its first step toward being a Lighthouse School. If the school can complete all the requirements it will be a model of....
Licorice Sticks Clarinet OrchestraClarinet band led by local teacher
invited to perform at prestigious fest

By day, Rick Kissinger teaches woodwinds at Windy Hill Middle School. By night, he leads the Licorice Sticks Clarinet Orchestra, a group that has received the...
cornerstone hospiceThirteenth Annual Hospice Ride
for Angels to take place on June 5

Friends of Cornerstone Hospice, and those interested in having fun in a good cause, might want to head over to Stormy Hill Harley Davidson in Clermont on Sunday....
Bridgette BennettBridgette Bennett named Chamber's
Young Professional for May 2016

Bridgette M. Bennett was been named the Young Professionals Member of the Month for May. Bennett has been an immigration attorney for the past five...
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