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The University of Florida Lake County Extension will present "The Buzz on Bees" at 10:30 a.m. Sept.
A 24-year-old woman has launched an online petition in an attempt to prevent a fired Leesburg police officer she accused of sexually assaulting her from getting his job back after his acquittal last week.
After almost six hours of deliberation, a jury of six convicted Sheila Brothers of manslaughter in the slaying of her 43-year-old-boyfriend, Michael Hyland, last year.
John Muzika surprised his 12-year-old son earlier this month with a voice message tucked inside a Build-A-Bear stuffed animal: "I love you.
Residents who couldn't attend - or watch the live stream - this week as county commissioners pored over the proposed 2014-15 budget looking for ways to pare down a possible 18.6-percent tax-rate increase can watch a rebroadcast of the meeting.
Mathias, a businessman who lives in Okahumpka, collected 72 percent of the vote in the District 1 race against Ardizone, a real-estate broker and substitute teacher.
The group will meet at 11 a.m. the first Tuesday of each month at the library, 100 S. Main Ave. The first meeting is Sept.
Cooper Memorial Library will host a free couponing class from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept.
While handling those changes, their mother - our daughter - is also in the midst of a major do-it-yourself home renovation project.
Amy McCord, pictured at home in Leesburg, on Monday, July 14, 2014, recently completed a 545-mile bicycle ride from San Francisco to Los Angeles to raise money to provide services for people with AIDS and HIV.
Major-league baseball teams mourned the death of Gordy MacKenzie, a Fruitland Park resident who had a long baseball career and served as a coach in the 1980 World Series.
Fun and food are on tap at Leesburg Church of the Nazarene during a free family fun day from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 30. The festivities at the church, 2100 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., will feature a pulled-pork barbecue competition, bounce house, face painting, relay races, dunk tank and volleyball.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 09:25 am
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