| Oct 30, 2012
| 4:36 PM
A Fairfax, Va., group is sending letters to Florida residents detailing, by name and address, whether they and their neighbors have voted in the past couple of presidential elections. The letters from Americans for Limited Government, which declares its...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 10:53 AM
Be prepared for Election Day with poll locations, our candidate endorsements and a guide to the amendments!
FIND YOUR PRECINCT
Information about voting locations is available at these websites:
Lake County: http://elections.lakecountyfl.gov
| Jun 18, 2011
| 7:06 PM
I am beginning to wonder if Casey Anthony and José Baez could pull off the impossible.
Not exoneration from the jury but a death sentence from the judge.
As satisfying as that may be to the multitudes who have posted comments on our coverage of this...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 11:46 AM
Wife, mother of L.A.-area politicians
Ramona Hahn, 86, widow of the late county Supervisor Kenneth Hahn and mother of both former Los Angeles Mayor James K. Hahn and City Councilwoman Janice Hahn, died Monday, her children announced. She was...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 6:24 PM
Ever since the 2008 disappearance of 2-year-old Caylee Marie Anthony, Janice Seals-Mack has eaten up every sound bite she could find on the missing-person-turned-murder case.
So when she heard Tuesday that Caylee's mother, Casey Anthony, was found not...
| Feb 16, 2011
Second of two parts.
Sunday's column took a look at the recent Tea Party rally that marked the unveiling of Florida Gov. Rick Scott's first budget.
Scott claimed in a written statement distributed at First Baptist Church of Eustis, where the event was...
| Sep 19, 2011
| 11:12 AM
By Martin E. Comas
For the past month or so, residents at Lake County’s Deer Island have enjoyed watching some new visitors swimming in their neighborhood’s lake: A paddling of black-bellied whistling ducks.
| Sep 28, 2011
Good morning, Lake County.
Next month, if a Tampa crusader has her way, dozens of registered sex offenders from all over the country may be dumped into homes on remote property in east Lake County and into a trailer park in either east Lake or west...
| Feb 19, 2012
Lake-Sumter Community College has been thoroughly spanked.
Two years ago, the college refused to admit as a dual-enrollment student a then-12-year-old Center Hill girl who was more than academically qualified to study at the two-year community college....
| Nov 16, 2011
When politicians wanted to trick the public in years past, they were quite artful about it. Sometimes, they were so clever that one could only sit back and admire.
Locally, the master of selling sand to the Saudis was that sly character, the late Steve...
| Nov 25, 2011
Put your feet up. You deserve it after a rough day of shopping.
Here at Column World, we're going to get you comfortably caught up on past goings-on in Lake County whilst you sip your favorite beverage.
Homeless man's friend
Remember Marlene Homeyer,...
| Sep 30, 2011
Earlier this week, Leesburg city commissioners decided to pay a consultant to help create and market an energy and aerospace park on property the city owns at Florida's Turnpike and County Road 470.
Commissioners originally were asked to give Tennessee...