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  • Terry Hummel: Eustis embraces art

     
    Here's the Sentinel's weekly visual-arts column: By Terry Hummel, Sentinel visual-arts columnist Mount Dora has long been an artsy town, with its huge annual art festival, the Mount Dora Center for the Arts, various galleries and resident artists. Now...
  • Leesburg students to raise money for band

     
    Lake County schools are facing deep budget cuts. However, some high-school students are trying to do their part to ensure their music programs keep going.   Leesburg High School will hold a bazaar and yard sale this Saturday to raise money for the band...
  • Leesburg hospital offers free doctor lectures

     
    Leesburg Regional Medical Center has announced its lineup of free “doctor talks” lectures for the month of April. On Friday, April 8, Surviving Breast Cancer  will be presented by Dr. Sandeep K. Thaper, board certified oncologist.  Thanks to...
  • Orange apron rules, Maytag drools

     
    Fron Bunny in Leesburg,  a tale of two companies: “On December 16, 2009, Home Depot delivered a  Maytag washer and dryer to our home.  I was thrilled thinking I finally was able to purchase appliances manufactured by one of the best in the industry....
  • Lake County Health Department will offer 7th-grade school shots

     
    Beginning on Tuesday, March 29th, the Lake County Health Department in collaboration with the Lake County School Board, will offer immunizations at the following schools for students who will enter 7th grade in the 2011/2012 school year:  Carver Middle...
  • Former Northland pastor Dick Wynn dies

     
    Former Northland chief of staff Richard (Dick) R. Wynn, 71, of Leesburg, passed away Friday, March 25, 2011. He was born in North Branch, Mich., on Sept.16, 1939. He met his wife Janet at Owosso College and they were married in 1962. Dick served in the...
  • Big Chad Mercado hammers his point home

     
    Colonial alum Chad Mercado, an imposing 6-5, 235-pound senior for Lees-McRae College, is ranked No. 2 nationally in kills per set (4.81) for NCAA Division I and D-II men’s volleyball. He had 24 kills to lead the Division II Bobcats to a 22-25, 25-...
  • Former South Lake players to play sand volleyball for FSU

     
    Two former Groveland South Lake athletes have committed to play sand volleyball for Florida State. Aurora Newgard is attending State College of Florida in Sarasota, and Jeassica McGregor was an All-Mid-Florida Conference selection for Lake-Sumter...
  • MDB boys take Lake-Sumter Invitational track title

     
    Troy Clark won the 1,600 and 3,200 meter races for Mount Dora Bible, Robert Hussey had a first in the 800 and a third in the 400 individually and anchored the winning 4×800 relay team as Mount Dora Bible's boys team won the boys championship at the Lake-...
  • United Arts prepares grant applications, grant workshops

     
    Here's some important information about United Arts' favorite task: Handing out money for deserving endeavors in arts and culture. The next grant year is soon upon us, and don't overlook the many workshops United Arts offers to help artists and cultural...
  • Lake-Sumter turns down ‘Vagina Monologues,’ but show goes on

     
    My colleague Martin Comas has written an interesting story about a Lake County production of “The Vagina Monologues,” which was deemed inappropriate to be staged at Lake-Sumter Community College. Director Julie Devin has found a new venue &#...
  • AC installation – cautionary tale

     
    From a poorer-but-wiser consumer: Some important info for us novices when buying a new A/C. Last June I purchased a new A/C from a company in Leesburg. They installed the unit and all was well.  This April the unit failed to cool the house and the...