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In advance of Thursday's appearance by alt-right leader Richard Spencer on the University of Florida campus, Gov. Rick Scott has declared a state of emergency... [Read More]
A woman who reportedly rear-ended a car at a stop light Saturday was arrested a short while later after a witness held her for police.According... [Read More]
A man who reportedly confronted his girlfriend in a rage as she was trying to drive to the store may have gotten the worst of... [Read More]
The following editorial appeared in The San Diego Union-Tribune on Friday, Oct. 13:———When it comes to health care, America keeps getting let down by its... [Read More]
To minimize the chances of another horrific massacre like that in Las Vegas, imaginative risk assessments must be made and acted on by ordinary citizens,... [Read More]
Let's consider abuse of power.Long after NFL players began taking a knee during the pre-game national anthem to protest racial inequality, Donald Trump decided he... [Read More]
Three Florida parks in the Keys opened to the public Friday for the first time since Hurricane Irma, as the state looks at overall storm... [Read More]
A food voucher giveaway event for victims of Hurricane Irma has been cancelled after police say scuffles broke out and people fainted from the heat... [Read More]
"Adopt a pet, save the galaxy" was the theme Saturday at the Lake County Animal Shelter in Tavares. The adoption event, dubbed May the Fur... [Read More]
Edward C. Harrington was 9 when his father moved the family to Florida and settled on a homestead at Clay Springs, which was about four miles... [Read More]
The Florida Department of Education recently announced the names of schools in Central Florida that have earned the Five Star School Award for the 2016-17... [Read More]
When 8th-grader Lily Hall heard about the tragic mass shooting in Las Vegas, she wanted to do something to help. What started with a simple... [Read More]
David Bordenkircher, principal at The Villages Elementary School, has been named the Florida Elementary Music Educators Association's (FEMEA) Elementary Administrator of the Year.Bordenkircher, a 30-year... [Read More]
Recess in Florida is a hot topic in more ways than one.An education bill passed earlier this year included a requirement that every school give... [Read More]
Losing a loved one, no matter what the cause, can be a life-changing experience. When the cause of death is a gunshot wound, that death... [Read More]
I get it, everyone is commenting on the mass shooting and death in Las Vegas. What could another letter accomplish? I don't know. Let's try.Both... [Read More]
Things are changing downtown, and despite some concerns and a wish list that includes more development, merchants say they are happy with the direction the... [Read More]
State Sen. Dennis Baxley just can't seem to keep his foot out of his mouth.Baxley, an Ocalan whose district covers much of Lake and all... [Read More]
Here are this week's available pets from the Humane Society of Lake County. To see more adoptable animals, go to [Read More]
SUNDAYCONCERT: At 8 and 10 a.m. at Oxford Assembly of God, 12114 N. US Highway 301. Ken Turner of the Blackwood Brothers. Free. Call 352-748-6124... [Read More]
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