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The Triangle Boat Club will host "Operator of Uninspected Passenger Vessel," a course to prepare applicants for the U.S. Coast Guard captain's license test.
The headlines screamed across the paper, and the television anchors put on their serious faces: The deputy chief in Fruitland Park resigned and another officer was fired over their links to the Ku Klux Klan .
A distraught and drunken 47-year-old man who shot inside his mobile home early Tuesday forced the evacuation of his neighbors for five hours until Lake County deputies convinced him to lay down the weapon.
Four Lake elementary schools are among 33 in the region that must offer an extra hour of reading instruction come August for landing on the state's list of lowest-performing schools.
A 51-year-old sanitation worker died today and became the third fatal victim in Monday's baseball-bat attack in Tavares, a city official said.
Choosing a county judge is a task that leaves most voters flailing in the dark, and the August election is going to require even more scrutiny than usual from voters because of behind-the-scenes maneuvering.
State regulators recommended Tuesday that a Canadian billionaire and rancher be denied his request to pump more than 1 million gallons a day from the Floridan Aquifer because it would harm one of the state's early tourist attractions, Silver Springs in Marion County.
The Tavares Civic Center was a lively place recently - and colorful, too - when the Talako Indian Dancers gave a performance recently.
The heat and pressure are on for the Mount Dora Babe Ruth 16U fastpitch softball All-Stars team as they compete against the top three teams from seven states at the Southeast Regional tournament today through Sunday in Morganton, N.C. Many of the team's members competed there for the past two years when they were part of the 14U team, last year ... (more)
The University of Florida/Lake County Extension Office will present "Put Pain in Its Place: How to Get Osteoarthritis Pain Under Control."
The nickname of Fruitland Park, Florida might be "the Friendly City," but something sinister is lurking behind the Lake County city's facade of Southern Hospitality.
An investigation continued this morning in Tavares after a man beat two people to death with a baseball bat and critically injured another in a Tavares home before drowning himself in nearby Lake Dora.
The city known for years as the Gem of the Hills is revamping its brand. From now on, Clermont will be recognized by a new slogan - "Choice of Champions."
Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 12:12 am
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