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  1. Wucf TV to debut 'Gallery,' 'Groveland Four'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The sisters in the new 'Masterpiece' version of 'Little Women' are, from left, Kathryn Newton as Amy, Willa Fitzgerald as Meg, Maya Hawke as Jo, and Annes Elwy as Beth. The sisters in the new 'Masterpiece' version of 'Little Women' are, from left, Kathryn Newton as Amy, Willa Fitzgerald as Meg, Maya Hawke as Jo, and Annes Elwy as Beth.

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  2. 5 years after Sandy Hook murders, where's the change? LettersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Adrienne Egolf from Winter Garden writes about how, five years ago, the Sandy Hook massacre changed how she saw the world. Adrienne Egolf from Winter Garden writes about how, five years ago, the Sandy Hook massacre changed how she saw the world.

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  3. Leesburg Police Department aims to be latest Lake agency to win accreditationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The Leesburg Police Department has set its sights on becoming the latest law-enforcement agency in Lake County to win accreditation, a mark of achievement that vouches for an agency's professionalism. Becoming accredited has been a goal of police Chief Rob Hicks since he took over leading the department in August 2014.

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  4. Central Florida cities should get out of bad deal with 'warranty' companiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Some Mount Dora residents are complaining about a solicitation deal the city struck with a company selling warranties for water and sewer line breaks on private property. Some Mount Dora residents are complaining about a solicitation deal the city struck with a company selling warranties for water and sewer line breaks on private property.

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  5. Builders vie for prime positionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 1 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A renter from Celebration wanted her $1,000 deposit on a new house in ChampionsGate refunded when she realized her address would be Davenport A renter from Celebration wanted her $1,000 deposit on a new house in ChampionsGate refunded when she realized her address would be Davenport With Central Florida's mounting appetite for new homes, builders head into 2018 searching further from the Orlando core market for affordable acreage with both entitlements and an address. Along with a 6 percent increase in annual housing starts during the third quarter for Orange , Seminole, Osceola and Lake counties comes a renewed scramble to find where to build next.

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  6. Deals between cities and warranty companies raise questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Some Mount Dora residents are complaining about a solicitation deal the city struck with a company selling warranties for water and sewer line breaks on private property. Some Mount Dora residents are complaining about a solicitation deal the city struck with a company selling warranties for water and sewer line breaks on private property.

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  7. Groveland interim city manager resigns after year of dramaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Rodney Lucas settles in for a Groveland City Council meeting in November. The city manager's final day was Nov. 29, 2017.

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  8. Varsity scores: Nov. 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 28 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Buzz: Greg Henderson had 21 points for Foundation . Johnathon Richardson added 13 points for the Lions.

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  9. Filmed in Mount Dora, horror flick 'Crocodylus' ready for 'red carpet' premiereRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 27 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The movie Crocodylus is opening Dec. 3 in the community center in the city of Mount Dora, where 75 percent of the movie was shot. The movie Crocodylus is opening Dec. 3 in the community center in the city of Mount Dora, where 75 percent of the movie was shot.

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  10. Mount Dora to consider new streetlights after carjackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 13 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Residents are fretting after a patron left the Magical Meat Boutique, pictured here, at 1:30 a.m. Nov. 5 and was accosted by man who pointed a silver handgun to his face, robbed him of $900 and drove off with his 2007 Volkswagen. Residents are fretting after a patron left the Magical Meat Boutique, pictured here, at 1:30 a.m. Nov. 5 and was accosted by man who pointed a silver handgun to his face, robbed him of $900 and drove off with his 2007 Volkswagen.

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  11. Good for often-trashed businessman suing over Facebook postsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Amber Antonio, a self-described '40-year-old housewife" in Mount Dora, never thought she'd get sued for $15,000 for comments she made on Facebook as far back as 2015. Amber Antonio, a self-described '40-year-old housewife" in Mount Dora, never thought she'd get sued for $15,000 for comments she made on Facebook as far back as 2015.

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  12. Varsity scores: Nov. 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | OrlandoSentinel.com

    West Orange defeated Oviedo 3-1 to advance to the Class 9A state semifinals for the first time in school history. West Orange defeated Oviedo 3-1 to advance to the Class 9A state semifinals for the first time in school history.

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  13. Voters in five Lake cities head to the polls to decide municipal racesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Lake County voters are heading to the polls today to cast ballots for candidates in Clermont , Groveland, Mascotte, Minneola and Mount Dora . Supervisor of Elections Alan Hays, who was elected last year, said that by 2 p.m. an average of 369 people have voted per hour throughout the county.

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  14. Artists capture nature's beauty during Mount Dora Plein Air Paint OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | The Orlando Sentinel

    For the Mount Dora Center of the Arts' annual Plein Air Paint Out, artist Lynne Polley tends to favor the scenic and often picturesque vistas around the Lakeside Inn on the shores of Lake Dora. "It's lovely and there's always a lot of people meandering about and a lot of activity," said the longtime Orlando resident, who began painting at age 8 and is an award-winning graphic designer and painter.

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  15. New location bodes well for Mount Dora Plant & Garden FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2017 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Leslie Wilber, 56, plant health director at Seminole Springs Herb Farm in Eustis, labels plants on Oct. 20, 2017. Seminole Springs Herb Farm will take part in the Mount Dora Plant & Garden Fair Nov. 11 and 12. Leslie Wilber, 56, plant health director at Seminole Springs Herb Farm in Eustis, labels plants on Oct. 20, 2017.

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  16. Mount Dora property owner sues resident for online comments as defamation cases riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2017 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Amber Antonio, a self-described '40-year-old housewife" in Mount Dora, never thought she'd get sued for $15,000 for comments she made on Facebook as far back as 2015. Amber Antonio, a self-described '40-year-old housewife" in Mount Dora, never thought she'd get sued for $15,000 for comments she made on Facebook as far back as 2015.

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  17. Joint Lutheran-Catholic service to mark 500th anniversary of the ReformationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Five hundred years ago, a set of criticisms of the Roman Catholic Church that were nailed to a church door in Germany unleashed a revolution that has shaped the world's political, cultural and economic landscape ever since. On Monday, members of two Lake County churches - Lutheran and Catholic - will become the latest Central Florida congregations to commemorate the Reformation milestone by emphasizing not the schism that opened centuries ago but the common traditions and beliefs that bind the faiths together today.

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  18. Eat out this Thanksgiving at a Central Florida restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Reservations are open! Keep an eye on this list as it's updated throughout the month with new restaurant offerings. These events are on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 23 unless otherwise noted.

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  19. Farmer by day, bartender by nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Zach and Jennifer Kauffman talk about being first generation farmers and perservering after Hurricane Irma wiped out much of their crops at their farm-to-table microgreens and vegetable farm, Zenn Naturals, in Eustis, Wednesday, October 25, 2017. Zach and Jennifer Kauffman talk about being first generation farmers and perservering after Hurricane Irma wiped out much of their crops at their farm-to-table microgreens and vegetable farm, Zenn Naturals, in Eustis, Wednesday, October 25, 2017.

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  20. Retired Air Force colonel, ex-police officer square off for Mount Dora at-large seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Managing anticipated growth from the Wekiva Parkway is the most pressing issue facing the Lake County city, two candidates vying for a City Council seat agree. Retired Air Force colonel Harmon Massey and retired police officer Jim Murray both also say they are committed to making sure the city's treasured downtown is not tarnished by growth.

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