Jesse’s Fund for Therapy Dogs recently received a generous grant from the W. Noyes & Ruth D. Baker Grant Charitable Trust/The First National Bank of Mount Dora Trust to help pay major medical expenses for active therapy dogs in Lake County.

According to AmeriCorps, Martin Luther King Day is the only federal holiday in the United States that is designated as a national day of service. The holiday takes place each year on the third Monday in January. In 2021, Martin Luther King Day will be celebrated Jan. 18. The day honors Marti…

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SCORE Mid-Florida, which serves Sumter, Marion and Lake counties, has several upcoming online pro-grams to help entrepreneurs and other small business owners maximize their efforts. Here’s a sampling of programs scheduled for January:

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Cameron Lee Cruz, age 43, passed away unexpectedly in Mount Dora, Florida on December 5, 2020. Cameron was born in Grand Rapids, Michigan at Blodgett Memorial Hospital. Cam was beloved at every school he was at, starting at Crestwood Elementary in Rockford, Michigan where he became fast frie…

Raymond “Ray” Ordell Halverson (1934-2020) went home to be with the Lord on Jan. 22, 2020 at the age of 85 after a short but rough battle with cancer. The funeral service will be held at Trinity Evangelical Free Church, 890 Abrams Road, Eustis, Florida at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 28. It will al…