Reader Robin Hamel has shared another great nature photo with us – this time, a Roseate Spoonbill in flight. These stunning pink birds are typically seen in Florida’s coastal areas, but they do show up on occasion in Lake County, too. They get their name from their spoon-shaped bills, which …

Dakota is a beautiful 2 year old female Black Lab/Terrier mix. She has a friendly and sweet personality and will make a wonderful family companion. Dakota likes to play and is great with other dogs (cats unknown, but can be tested if needed). Dakota is ready to find her furever home and is w…

Beau was born under a porch in Tavares about 12 months ago. She has Cerebellum hyperplasia (wobbly cat syndrome), which is caused by a virus and is characterized by the cat exhibiting involuntary movement while walking and partially losing balance. 

The Florida Department of Health in Lake County, in collaboration with the Lake County School Board, will conduct school immunizations for school-age children Aug. 7 and Aug. 14, 9 a.m.–1 p.m.  at three area locations: Clermont Health Center, 875 Oakley Seaver Drive in Clermont; Umatilla Hea…

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Wilson Crandall May 6, 2021 Wilson Trafton Crandall, age 77, passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 6, 2021, at the Edgewater Health and Rehabilitation Center in the Waterman Village of Mount Dora, Florida from complications relating to Parkinson’s disease.

Richard (Rick) Russell Livingston passed away on the afternoon of November 18, 2020 in Anderson, South Carolina at 71 years of age. He was born in Lakeland, Florida on April 29, 1949 as the first born child of Nelda Forehand Livingston and Wiley Richard Livingston, Jr. He served in the Unite…

Millie Rue Romney Dunn age 100 of Mount Dora, Fl, formerly of New Smyrna Beach FL and Westwood, MA, died peacefully on Wednesday, March 31, 2021 joining her pre-deceased husband of 68 years James Owen Dunn Sr. She was born in Salt Lake City, UT on August 11, 1920. She graduated from the Univ…

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…