RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Tavares

A collection of news and information related to Tavares published by this site and its partners.

Top Tavares Articles

Displaying items 1-12
  • High-school football season kicks off with South Lake-East Ridge matchup

    High-school football season kicks off with South Lake-East Ridge matchup
    Are you ready for some football, Lake County? Week 1 of the high-school football season kicks off at 7 p.m. today when South Lake travels to East Ridge for a game between the arch rivals. The season kicks into high gear Friday with a slew of games,...
  • Animals

    AUDUBON SOCIETY'S CENTER FOR BIRDS OF PREY: conservation, education and raptor rehabilitation facility: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday (except holidays); 1101 Audubon Way, Maitland; $5 adults, $4 ages 3-12; 407-644-0190. BLACK HAMMOCK ADVENTURES:...
  • Upcoming Lake County seminar puts the focus on the honeybee

    Upcoming Lake County seminar puts the focus on the honeybee
    There’s a definite buzz going on right now in Lake County – all being done in anticipation of a special upcoming event. It’s called “The Buzz on Bees,” and it’s an educational seminar about honeybees. Why honeybees?...
  • Lake County offices, libraries will be closed on Monday

    All Lake County offices – including the Lake County Board of County Commissioners, Clerk of Courts, Property Appraiser, Supervisor of Elections and Tax Collector -- will be closed Monday, Sept. 1 in observance of Labor Day. All operations for...
  • Rabid fox prompts health department to issue rabies alert for Mount Dora

    Rabid fox prompts health department to issue rabies alert for Mount Dora
    Lake County health officials issued a rabies alert Friday for the Mount Dora area after a fox tested positive for rabies. The rabies alert will remain in effect for 60 days in an area bounded by U.S. Highway 441 on the north, Lakeshore Drive on the...
  • Freebie Friday: Free stuff for you this week

    Freebie Friday: Free stuff for you this week
    Welcome to Freebie Friday, where everything is free.   Freebie Spotlight   Fair/Festival   Haines City Bike Fest: with music and raffle. 4 p.m. Saturday,  Railroad Park, Sixth St., Haines City, free, 863-421-3700.      Comedy     Celebrity...
  • Program on frogs promises to be ribbiting

    Program on frogs promises to be ribbiting
    Frogs are an integral part of the food web and tadpoles keep waterways clean by feeding on algae. Steve Johnson, associate professor of wildlife ecology and conservation at the University of Florida, will present "Ribbets, Croaks, Tadpoles and Frogs" at...
  • Eight candidates vie for three Lake School Board openings

    Budget constraints, class-size compliance and Superintendent Susan Moxley's leadership of the district are some of the key issues in three School Board races involving eight candidates. Incumbents Bill Mathias and Tod Howard are seeking re-election....
  • Free program of classes can help you quit tobacco habit

    The Florida Department of Health in Lake County in conjunction with the Central Florida Area Health Education Center is sponsoring a free six-week and a two-hour smoking-cessation programs (all forms of tobacco), which includes free nicotine-replacement...
  • Home builders pitch in to help abandoned, abused animals

    Home builders pitch in to help abandoned, abused animals
    TAVARES — The Home Builders Association of Lake and Sumter Counties is spearheading a community service project to buy new equipment, upgrade buildings and drum up volunteers for Lake County Animal Control. The goal is to improve conditions at the...
  • 14 elementaries designated STEM schools

    The following elementary schools — Astatula, Cypress Ridge, Eustis Heights, Grassy Lake, Groveland, Lost Lake, Round Lake Elementary Conversion Charter, Sawgrass Bay, Seminole Springs, Sorrento, Tavares, Treadway, Triangle and Umatilla —...
  • Freebie Friday: Free stuff to do this week

    Freebie Friday: Free stuff to do this week
    Welcome to Freebie Friday, where everything is free.   Freebie Spotlight Fair/Festival   Community Unity Festival: Backpack giveaway, exercise programs,  games, entertainment and a DJ, live music by LA Robinson and  Streetlife. 9 a.m. Saturday,...