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Fundraiser Performance at South Lake High School

Posted on October 21, 2014 at 1:49 am

Nello, The great & Powerful will perform at South Lake High School auditorium October 29th at 7:00pm. This fundraiser benefits the SLHS Band program. The event will feature stage hypnotist Nelson Papucci performing his comedy hypnosis routine. “What people are getting is a Vegas-caliber show, only without vulgarities and sexual references. It’s important to keep everything clean. I want the whole family to come out.” -Papucci. Tickets are $10; there

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  • Clermont Pediatric Dentistry

    Posted on October 22, 2014 at 1:41 am

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    Don’t miss this year’s Halloween Candy Buy Back Event! Did you know that last year Clermont Pediatric Dentistry teamed up with Operation Shoebox to donate almost 1,000 pounds of candy to U.S. troops overseas? Bring your Halloween candy to our new office, located in Clermont at 3165 Citrus Tower Blvd, on Monday, November 3rd from 2pm-7pm. For every pound of candy you will receive $1.00 and an entry into a

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  • Healthcare Where East Meets West!

    Posted on October 22, 2014 at 1:39 am

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    Thank you South Lake County! We are in our second year of practice serving Lake County and surrounding areas. In July of this year we moved into our own office located off US Hwy 27 and the intersection of Citrus Tower Blvd. (221 North Hwy 27, Unit G, Clermont, FL 34711). We have tailored our clinic to the changing needs of the community and our patients. The practice covers family

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Fundraiser Performance at South Lake High School

Posted on October 22, 2014 at 1:50 am

Nello, The great & Powerful will perform at South Lake High School auditorium October 29th at 7:00pm. This fundraiser benefits the SLHS Band program. The event will feature stage hypnotist Nelson Papucci performing his comedy hypnosis routine. “What people are getting is a Vegas-caliber show, only without vulgarities and sexual references. It’s important to keep everything clean. I want the whole family to come out.” -Papucci. Tickets are $10; there

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  • Got Books?

    Posted on October 21, 2014 at 1:48 am

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    Now Accepting Used Books, Audio Books and Videos The  Friends of the Minneola Schoolhouse Library are accepting gently used books, audio books, and videos (please no encyclopedias, Reader’s Digest or VHS tapes) for the Fall Book Sale, which will be held on Friday, November 7, 2014.  Donations may be dropped off at the library. Funds generated by the Friends of the Library book sale, Friends of the Library Membership dues,

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  • Lake County Public Safety On Hand To Support Opening Ceremony Plantation Olympics

    Posted on October 20, 2014 at 1:45 am

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    Pictured from left: Lake County Public Safety Assistant Chief Jim Dickerson, Lake County Chief Deputy Peyton Grinnell and Lake County Sheriff Gary Borders Waving their neighborhood flags, residents ceremoniously jogged up the path to The Manor to the tune of the Rocky theme song to open the 23rd Annual Plantation Olympics on Monday, Oct. 6. The athletes were greeted and cheered on by dignitaries including Lake County Public Safety Assistant

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Women’s Collegiate Triathlon National Championships

Posted on October 22, 2014 at 1:32 am

One of three USA Triathlon events that will comprise the inaugural 2014 women’s collegiate triathlon season will include the Women’s Collegiate Triathlon National Championships, to be held at Lake Louisa State Park in Clermont on Nov. 2. The Road Runners Club of America (RRCA) named South Lake as a “Runner Friendly Community.” The designation was given to only four communities nationwide last year. The races will feature a 750-meter swim,

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  • Basketball Registration

    Posted on October 21, 2014 at 1:19 am

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    Lake County Hoops Basketball Program “Hoops 2015” for boys and girls ages 8 to 18 is now accepting registrations. Registration will be held at the Winn Dixie on Rte 50 Clermont Saturday October 25th from 9AM to 2PM. Registration fee is $135. Sign up 2 players at the same time and receive a $10 discount for each. November 1st will be team selection day for the Hoops 2015 at Clermont

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  • South Lake Men’s Golf League

    Posted on October 20, 2014 at 1:31 am

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    The South Lake Men’s Golf League has openings for golfers who enjoy a friendly round of competitive golf! Every Thursday morning the league plays at a course in the Clermont area. This is a great league for all golfers of any skill-level. Handicaps are established after three rounds and golfers play for weekly prizes (net skins and net scores). Golfers do not have to play every week nor do they

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Lifestyles

South Lake Art League Fall Art Show

Posted on October 22, 2014 at 1:25 am

South Lake Art League is honored to have Centennial Bank of Clermont sponsor our Fall Member’s Art Show. The show opens on October 25th with a reception and awards presentation at the Art Gallery, 776 W. Montrose Street, Clermont from 5:00 – 7:00 pm. The show closes on November 23rd. Visit Centennial Bank at 1515 E. Hwy. 50 for a preview of the artwork. The exhibit boasts work by many

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  • DAR American History Essay Contest

    Posted on October 21, 2014 at 1:16 am

    The Tomoka Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution in Clermont is sponsoring its 2014-2015 essay contests. The contests are open to public, parochial, and home school students in grades 5-12 and are conducted without regard to race, religion, sex or national origin. Monetary and recognition awards are available for student winners. “A Child’s Journey Through Ellis Island” is the title for grades 5-8. Students are asked

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  • Medicine Horse Project

    Posted on October 20, 2014 at 1:06 am

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    Every Sunday morning starting at 0800 hours the Veteran’s Multi-Purpose Center at the Circle B Ranch in Groveland offers combat veterans the opportunity to get together for some camaraderie, a free outdoor breakfast and the opportunity to experience ranch activities of interacting and assisting in bringing about the healing of traumatized, abused or abandoned horses (no horse experience needed). These rescue horses are hyper-vigilant and easily frightened. Veterans can see

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Pancakes!! Kiwanis of South Lake

Posted on October 22, 2014 at 1:12 am

The Kiwanis of South Lake is flipping pancakes once again during the Downtown Clermont Art Festival on Saturday November 1st, 2014. This year we will be located on the corner of Montrose and 8th street. We will be serving old fashioned pancakes, sausage, orange juice and coffee for just $5.00 per person. Proceeds will go towards funding of the breakfast. Contact Janice Senninger for tickets at 407-256-3219 or Lucy Hage

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  • Halloween Party at Orchard Heights

    Posted on October 21, 2014 at 1:17 am

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    Residents and management of Orchard Heights Gracious Retirement Living center would like to extend an invitation to its Clermont neighbors by opening its doors to the community as a safe place to bring your little ones for treats. Friday, October 31st, 2014 from 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm, 3650 South Highway 27, Clermont, Fl  34711, 352.242.2235

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  • Free Improv Classes At Cooper Memorial Library

    Posted on October 20, 2014 at 1:16 am

    Every Thursday at Cooper Memorial Library, join members of Humor Resources Improv as they teach students ages 10-18 improv skills and games. Classes begin November 6th and run through December 11th (with a break on Thanksgiving). Each class will last from 4:30pm to 6:00pm with the last 15 minutes of class being a demonstration of what skills the students learned that session. Students do not need any improv experience to

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