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  1. Tavares Pavilion uses SageGlass Dynamic Glass to Create Beautiful...Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Business Wire

    The Pavilion on the Lake in Tavares, Florida, installed walls of SageGlassA on three sides of the facility to create stunning waterfront views that impress guests regardless of harsh sun conditions, while also saving big on energy costs. The city-owned Tavares Pavilion is a beautiful 8,000 square foot facility built at the end of a 150' long pier over Lake Dora.


  2. Hospitality Industry Chooses Lathem's Cloud-based PayClock ...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... Online meets the 24/7 workforce demands of hotels . General Manager Michael Vassell of Holiday Inn Express in Tavares, Fla., juggles multiple properties and his employees work various shifts around the clock. Regardless of where he's located, with ...


  3. Golfers, swimmers try to extend seasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... be played Oct. 28-29, with the state boys tournament Nov. 4-5. The 3A tournaments will be played at Deer Island in Tavares, with the 2A (Las Colinas course) and 1A (El Campeon course) at Mission Inn in Howey-in-the-Hills. In district swimming this ...


  4. Convicted Lake killer Eric Simmons will remain on death rowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... failed to fully investigate and present mitigating evidence about him during the... (Tom Benitez, Orlando Sentinel) TAVARES - A 39-year-old man convicted of kidnapping, raping and murdering a Sorrento woman will remain on death row, a Lake County ...


  5. Infant found dead in parents' bedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A 3-month-old Eustis boy was found unresponsive in his parents' bed and pronounced dead Monday night at Florida Hospital Waterman in Tavares, police said. Officers responded to a call from 1061 Mayfair St. about 5:50 p.m., police spokesman Lt.


  6. 147 animals killed in first nine days of Animal Services director's tenureRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Supervisor Jennifer Ferguson shows one of the dogs up for adoption on Monday, October 13, 2014, at animal services in Tavares. Lake county handed off the animal control operation to the sheriff on Oct. 1. The idea was to run the shelter as a "low-kill" facility, trying first to get animals... Supervisor Jennifer Ferguson shows one of the dogs up for adoption on Monday, October 13, 2014, at animal services in Tavares. 3 comments

  7. Bedford Reinforced Plastics Celebrates 40th AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | PRWeb

    ... in Bedford, Pa., Bedford Reinforced Plastics also has distribution locations in Houston, Texas; Fort Dodge, Iowa; Tavares, Fla.; and Salt Lake City, Utah. The company is still privately owned and operated by the Stahl family. About Bedford Bedford ...


  8. More teachers, red shirts at future School Board meetingsRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 11 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... board meeting Monday night that was rescheduled from a week earlier. (Ricardo Ramirez Buxeda, Orlando Sentinel) TAVARES - For the past two weeks, angry teachers wearing red to signify their unity have packed the chambers of School Board meetings so ...


  9. Head of animal services in Lake County canned for killing 20 pets in one dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Examiner.com

    Jacquelyn Johnston was hired as the head of animal services in Tavares, Florida for Lake County Sheriff's Offices Animal Services on October 1. On Friday, just ten days into her new position, Johnston was fired for euthanizing 18 dogs and two cats in one day according to the OrlandoSentinel.com. "This decision was made on our watch and we have taken swift action to ensure it does not happen again."


  10. Tavares unveils 'first-class' wedding, special-events pavilionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Tavares officials conducted a media tour of The Tavares Pavilion on the Lake on Tuesday, September 9, 2014. No detail was too small for Tavares' swanky new publicly funded $6.3 million lakefront wedding and special-events venue, down to the copper-topped garbage cans.


  11. New hauling facility opens in TavaresRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The Houston-based solid waste company WCA, which hosted a grand opening this week in Tavares, utilizes trucks that run on sustainable fuel. The Houston-based solid waste company WCA, which hosted a grand opening this week in Tavares, utilizes trucks that run on sustainable fuel.


  12. Lake commissioners who voted for tax increase failed to listen to reasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Florida, commissioners drastically increased taxes. Not to mention that locally this year Bank of America closed in Tavares and J.C. Penney and Target at the Lake Square Mall found it necessary to shut their doors. But not to worry! Goodwill (in ...


  13. Fitch Affirms Lake County, FL's Capital Improv Bonds, Implied ULTGO Rtgs; Outlook Remains NegativeRead the original story

    Friday Oct 3 | Business Wire

    ... in fiscal 2015 would result in negative rating action. Lake County is located in central Florida. The county seat, Tavares, is about 34 miles from the city of Orlando. The county's 2013 population of 308,034 represents growth of over 40% since 2000. ...


  14. Carolyn Sue Gonzalez SchmidtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Carolyn Sue Gonzalez Schmidt, 77, of Tavares, Florida, died peacefully the morning of Sept. 29, 2014, under the care of Hospice and her two daughters, in her home after a brief, yet aggressive, struggle with cancer.


  15. Florida Parents: Please, Don't Take Voucher Program AwayRead the original story

    Monday Sep 29 | Sunshine State News

    ... Autumn Nelson of Lake County has three children currently enrolled in the program at Liberty Christian Prep in Tavares. Nelson, who initially home-schooled her children, decided to enroll them in the voucher program after she discovered her local ...


  16. Vote for 'art-bra' at exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... honor of a friend or family member fighting cancer at the art center, Artisans on Fifth, Hoity Toity Merchantile in Tavares and Lake Eustis Museum of Art beginning Wednesday through Oct. 26. Cost is $10 for two flamingos - one goes home with ...


  17. Lake Technical College hears from business, industry about program needsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... h South campus is at 513 Albrook St. in Mascotte. The Institute of Public Safety is at 1565 Lane Park Cutoff Road in Tavares.


  18. People lose their sense of smell as the years go byRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Daksha Patel prepares food for residents at ShantiNiketan, a retirement community for people from India, in Tavares, Fla. People's sense of smell diminishes as they age, complicating efforts to ensure they are consuming nutritious meals.


  19. Joseph Leroy Wright, Tavares, FLRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Daily Reporter

    Joseph Leroy Wright, 88, of Tavares, Fla., passed away Monday, Sept. 15, 2014. He was born on July 26, 1926, in Bristol, Va., as the son of Clifford and Amanda Wright.


  20. Event to raise awareness of vision lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | The Orlando Sentinel

    White Cane Safety Day, which is Oct. 15, is a national awareness day to make the public aware of special accommodations and traffic laws for blind and visually impaired pedestrians and sighted drivers. New Vision for Independence Inc., a nonprofit that provides assistance and training for blind and visually impaired people in Lake and Sumter counties, is sponsoring "Close Your Eyes" Oct. 15 at 9 a.m. in front of Tavares City Hall, 201 E. Main St. and 1 p.m. in front of Eustis City Hall, 10 N. Grove St. The public is invited to participate in an exercise to increase awareness and understanding of vision loss by donning a blindfold or vision-disorder goggles and completing tasks and errands in the downtown areas .


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