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Officials: Woman’s body found dumped on side of road
A woman’s body was found early Wednesday morning by a roadway in Old Mill Creek, Illinois, officials say.
A Journey Through Time: Exploring Clermont's Historic Village
In the heart of Clermont, Florida, lies a portal to the past, where the Historic Village stands as a tribute to the city's diverse history and cultural heritage. Maintained by the South Lake County Historical Society and the City of Clermont, this village offers a unique journey through time, allowing visitors to explore the lives of Clermont's pioneer families. Among the historic buildings, the Kern House, built around 1885, and the original Cooper Memorial Library, now a local/world history museum, provide a glimpse into the daily lives of early settlers.
Coming To Clermont: Grace O’Malley’s Irish Public House
Graffiti Junction recently closed and in its place comes Grace O’Malley’s Irish Public House (an Irish pub), located at 2400 S Hwy 27 Suite 101, Clermont, FL 34711. The dine-in or take-out pub offers authentic Irish cuisine such as Shepherd’s Pie and Fish n’ Chips. Opening...
Light Up Center Lake: Experience the Magic of Clermont's Enchanting Holiday Spectacle!
Hey there, my fabulous friends! I hope you're all ready for some holiday cheer because I've got an event that will light up your world! Introducing the one and only "Light Up Center Lake" happening in the heart of Clermont.
Two Lake County girls win Florida's Hometown USA pageant for their age group
Florida’s Hometown USA Program Inc., a non-profit educational youth organization, has selected five students, elementary through college-age, to represent their hometown throughout Florida in 2024. Two of the students are from Lake County: Meagann Goodridge, from Fruitland Park, daughter of Tammy and Wayne Goodridge, was selected as the organization's...
Clermont's Culinary Delights: Top 4 Burgers You Can't Miss
In this piece, we're exploring four remarkable burgers found in Clermont. Have you had the chance to taste any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Awaken Your Taste Buds: 5 Unforgettable Breakfast and Brunch Experiences in Clermont
This article presents an exciting selection of five breakfast and brunch spots in Clermont. Have you had the chance to visit any of these places yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Developer to pay more than $1.2 million to mitigate impact on Lake County schools
Leesburg commissioners have approved a proportionate share mitigation agreement which requires the developer of the 307 single family homes in the proposed Blue Cedar development to pay $1.2 million to the Lake County School Board. Lake County schools, including Leesburg High School, are filled to capacity due to the explosive...
4 Lake County restaurants get perfect scores on first try in state inspections
You can use the database to search by county or by restaurant name. Florida's restaurant owners are not required to post restaurant inspection results where guests can see them. So every week, we provide that information for you. For a complete list of local restaurant inspections, including violations not requiring...
Villager with history of bizarre behavior jailed after repeated 911 calls
A Villager with a history of bizarre behavior has been jailed after repeated 911 calls. Linda Lincoln, 73, was booked Tuesday at the Lake County Jail on warrants charging her with misuse of 911 and resisting arrest. The warrants were issued earlier this month as the result of a series...
Tavares Police K9 Bruce Sniffs Out Trafficking Amount of Deadly Drug Early Tuesday Morning
TAVARES, Fla.—Not even a month on the job and Tavares Police Department’s K9 Bruce has his first trafficking arrest under his collar. Around 1:30 a.m. Tuesday, a TPD road patrol officer was patrolling the area of Burleigh Boulevard (U.S. Highway 441) and Sinclair Avenue when she spotted a black Dodge Challenger and ran a check on the license plate, according to an arrest affidavit.
Lady Lake Police Department Receives Significant Pay Raise, Becomes Highest Paid in Lake County
Discover how Lady Lake is boosting its police force recruitment by approving a significant pay raise. With a starting salary of $62,000, the town's police department is set to become the highest paid in Lake County. Find out how this compares to other departments.
Mount Dora double-murder cold case remains unsolved three years later
Police in Mount Dora are still looking for answers three years after someone shot and killed a husband and wife inside their small market.
Ongoing Search for Missing Mother of Three in Mount Dora
• Nicole Baldwin, a mother of three, has been reported missing in Mount Dora. • She was last seen by her daughter on November 2. • Family and friends have been actively searching for her since her disappearance.
Mysterious dog illness has Central Florida veterinarians, boarding facilities on alert
ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – People with pets may want to think twice before boarding theirs pups as a mystery respiratory illness impacting dogs spreads across the country. Dr. Ana Ortiz at Pet Paradise Animal Hospital in Apopka said she and her staff are working diligently to learn more about the upper respiratory virus making dogs sick.
1,200-foot hose drops from fire truck, damages 10 vehicles on Florida’s Turnpike
LAKE COUNTY, Fla. – Nearly 1,200 feet of fire hose caused damage to multiple cars on Florida’s Turnpike when it fell off a Lake County Fire Rescue truck. According to Florida Highway Patrol, the fire rescue truck was traveling northbound around 11 p.m. Sunday when the hose dropped near mile marker 281.
Ocoee police continue search for gunman after deadly shooting at gas station
Police in Ocoee hope a $5,000 reward will generate new leads in the murder of a man at a gas station.
Oakland commission split on canal costs
The town of Oakland contracted with a company in March — at a cost of close to $120,000 — to restore the historical northerly flow of water from the Johns Lake Outfall Canal into Lake Apopka and to reinforce the banks of the newly relocated canal with native vegetation. The contractor also agreed to remove sediment in and around two boat docks to the west of the canal.
55 flavors of fudge? This Lake County business gets very creative
There’s a reason Meem’s Fudge Shoppe’s slogan is, “It’s fudging amazing.” This family-secret fudge has become a hit at local markets with its sweet and bold flavors. Brenda LaBattaglia, the owner of Meem's, has been creating fudge for nearly 45 years, drawing inspiration from...
Elderly Florida Couple Got Into Argument Over Coffee Maker, Husband Chucked Oreos at Wife, Police Say
A man in Florida has been arrested after he allegedly got into an argument with his wife about the coffee maker and then proceeded to throw a package of Oreo cookies at her, knocking her to the ground, RadarOnline.com has learned.According to the Lake County Sheriff’s Office, John Sandoval, 70, and his wife of over 40 years were sitting at a table during a recent morning when they got into a verbal argument about the coffee maker being out of water, as Front Page Detectives reported.Sandoval then reportedly became “aggressive” and threw a package of Oreo cookies at his wife.The...