For many who live in and around Clermont, Minneola and the rest of (mostly) south Lake County, as well as those who traverse U.S. 27 — both commuters and those simply driving through to another destination — the Citrus Tower is a given. After all, it would be next to impossible to miss seein…

For many who live in and around Clermont, Minneola and the rest of (mostly) south Lake County, as well as those who traverse U.S. 27 — both commuters and those simply driving through to another destination — the Citrus Tower is a given. After all, it would be next to impossible to miss seein…

Arrachme, a Sumter County resident who lives in The Villages, is a contemporary abstract artist who has been painting for 40 years and who works out of her in-home studio. 

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You’ve probably heard the adage many times, but for Brooks Wilson, one man’s trash definitely is another man’s treasure: Wilson’s treasures. This is especially so as he is into heavy metal; no, not like Metallica or AC/DC — but as in artwork, which is what Wilson does at his studio and busin…

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It was a visit to a museum that changed the course of Tatiana Ramirez’s life. At the time, the 2014 graduate of East Ridge High School — the daughter of Claudia and Hector Hernandez and sister of Isabella Hernandez — was attending the University of South Florida-St. Petersburgh campus, study…

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Tucked away in a corner of a building directly off State Road 50 in Clermont is what those who know about it consider a sanctuary, a place away from the hustle and bustle of the heavily trafficked highway. To them it’s a hidden gem, one in which they jealously guard knowledge of its existenc…

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These stunning pink birds are typically seen in Florida’s coastal areas, but they do show up on occasion in Lake County, too. They breed in colonies around Florida in the winter. Populations are also found in Texas and Mexico.

Disney Springs is the place for some serious shopping and entertainment. While masks are not required for those fully vaccinated, screening is required. You need to go through a security check point and purse check (for females with purses) before being allowed to enter the grounds.

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