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“Last week Dunn-Rankin’s column stated that the government was taking 40% of his profits. I believe he should take a close look at his bookkeeper or accountant. The corporate tax rate is 21% flat, or better yet get Donald Trump’s accountant. The Donald didn’t pay any taxes 10 of the last 15 … Read more

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Effective Dec. 18 and until further notice, the two Florida Department of Health in Lake County COVID-19 testing sites will be at Cooper Memorial Library, 2525 Oakley Seaver Dr, Clermont, and DOH-Lake Leesburg WIC, 1904 Griffin Road, Leesburg. Read more

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The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) began vaccinating veterans and frontline employees last week, following the Food and Drug Administration’s Dec. 11 decision to issue an Emergency Use Authorization for the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine. Read more

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A Lady Lake man was arrested early Wednesday morning after detectives with the Lake County sheriff’s Special Investigations Bureau, along with the sheriff’s SWAT Team and detectives from the Clermont, Eustis, and Leesburg Police Departments, served a drug search warrant at his home. The inve… Read more

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“Last week Dunn-Rankin’s column stated that the government was taking 40% of his profits. I believe he should take a close look at his bookkeeper or accountant. The corporate tax rate is 21% flat, or better yet get Donald Trump’s accountant. The Donald didn’t pay any taxes 10 of the last 15 … Read more

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“Hey David. Your column about politicians not respecting small business blamed both Republicans and Democrats for the delay in passing another COVID-19 relief package.  Read more

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A bullying unappreciative partner. There’s no other way to describe it. Read more

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In 2008, I told my family, before I retired in 2030, my electric car would drive me to work. I would sit in the back seat, reading the morning newspaper, as the car carried me to work. I would charge my car at night through solar panels on my home’s roof and have no fuel costs. Read more

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As the nation celebrates our 17 million living veterans, it is also important to know that the number of these heroes who are ending their own lives prematurely is rising. Read more

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A few weeks ago, I wrote a column about how 10 percent of all the drivers on Florida roads are driving on a suspended license. This epidemic of suspended licenses is because Florida imposes heavy court fees we expect everyone to pay, regardless of their income. If you can’t pay your fees and… Read more

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It's been 14 years since Borat (Sacha Baron Cohen) stormed the shores of the United States from his Kazakhstan home. He came to report on America, but got sidetracked. Now, after years spent in a labor camp for the disgrace he caused his homeland, Borat has been released and sent back to the…