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  1. Tavares church seeks sewer fee waiverRead the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | The Daily Commercial

    ... join the flock. The 30-member Church of Christ at the northwest corner of Alfred Street and New Hampshire Avenue in Tavares is no exception. An antiquated septic system and little money to replace it are at the top of the church's list of issues. ...

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  2. Bowlers can take aim for military branchesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    Battle of the Branches bowl-a-thon is 11 a.m.-3 p.m. 09/19 Break Point Alley benefit Operation Care 4 R Troops The Battle of the Branches bowl-a-thon is set from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 19 at Break Point Alley, 15026 Classique Lane, Tavares.

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  3. Soggy August has officials leery of more wet weatherRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | The Daily Commercial

    ... inlets, catch basins and drain pipes are cleaned and ready to operate as intended." Brad Hayes, utility director for Tavares, said his crew was out Tuesday cleaning drains and inspecting spots holding water to determine if there were potential ...

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  4. Man subdued with Taser after flinging Coke at officer, affidavit statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Orlando Sentinel

    A Tavares man who begged law enforcement to hit him with a Taser got his wish after hurling an open Coke can at an officer Monday, according to an arrest affidavit. Officers encountered Gabriel Roman, 22, at an East Burleigh Boulevard store where he had refused to pay for the soda, the report states.

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  5. Man eggs on police to return to jailRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Daily Commercial

    ... on April 29. Two days later, on May 1, he reportedly refused a police request to leave Florida Hospital Waterman in Tavares and was arrested for trespassing. This put him back in jail until May 27. After being released from jail at 2:48 p.m. on May ...

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  6. Suspect in jail after charging man with macheteRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Daily Commercial

    A 72-year-old Tavares resident was in the Lake County jail Tuesday after he allegedly charged at a man with a raised machete.

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  7. YMCA, Boys and Girls Clubs provides after-school programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Orlando Sentinel

    The YMCA of Central Florida and the Boys & Girls Club of Lake and Sumter Counties provides after-school enrichment programs to students in five Lake County middle schools for the next five years in partnership with Lake County Schools through grant awards from the Florida Department of Education for the 21st Century Community Learning Centers. The YMCA offers free services Mondays through Fridays to students from Umatilla, Mount Dora, Tavares and Cecil E. Gray middle schools on the school campuses.

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  8. Dedication ceremony planned for water-wise gardenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Orlando Sentinel

    The Discovery Gardens, an outdoor themed garden learning center at the Lake County Agricultural Center in Tavares, will add a new water-wise garden demonstration exhibit. The water-wise garden will demonstrate efficient ways to irrigate, while conserving water through micro-irrigation, the drip-tape technique and a properly calibrated irrigation system.

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  9. Who will run for supervisor of elections seat?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... a major factor in her decision to retire, and she is looking forward to volunteering at First United Methodist of Tavares, her church. "I love working and helping people," she said. "I will not be sitting on the couch or in a rocking chair. I'll be ...

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  10. Four students hospitalized after school buses collideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Four high-school students were hospitalized after two school buses collided in Tavares this afternoon, a Lake County schools spokeswoman said. The buses, which were transporting students from Tavares High School back to their homes, crashed near the intersection of West Alfred Street and U.S. Highway 441 right before 3 p.m., said Lake County schools spokeswoman Sherri Owens.

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  11. Four students receive minor injuries in bus accidentRead the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | The Daily Commercial

    Four students were transported to Florida Hospital Waterman in Tavares with minor injuries Monday afternoon after a Lake County School District bus rear-ended another bus.

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  12. Cops: 4 students hurt after buses crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Click Orlando

    Four students were hurt after two Tavares High School buses were involved in a crash on Monday afternoon, according to officials.

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  13. Lake schools offer after-school enrichmentRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 30 | The Daily Commercial

    ... Community Learning Centers. The YMCA will offer free services Monday to Friday for students in Umatilla, Mount Dora, Tavares and Cecil E. Gray Middle School in Groveland. Lake County Schools will provide transportation and facilities and students ...

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  14. Clermont spending should slow down this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... of other goodies that aren't the government's responsibility to provide. They wanted to grow up and become like Tavares, the city that successfully reinvented itself as "America's Seaplane City." Clermont staffers gave people what they said they ...

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  15. Healthy and helpful options in preventing or delaying diabetesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... from 10 a.m. to noon Sept. 17 and 24, and Oct. 1 and 8 at the Lake County Agricultural Center, 1951 Woodlea Road, Tavares. The program will explain diabetes and its symptoms and provide small steps to help participants reduce their risk for the ...

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  16. Local builder makes 2015 list of fastest growing companiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... the state No. 4 with the most companies on the list. When the new radiation oncology practice, Florida Oncology Tavares, opens this fall, the facility will have the cancer industry's latest tools at its disposal, including stereotactic radiosurgery. ...

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  17. Doctor explains 'triple negative' breast cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Treatments vary depending on each patient's particular circumstances. Richard T. Bosshardt is a plastic surgeon in Tavares. If you have a medical question, send it to him at 1879 Nightingale Lane, Suite A-2, Tavares, FL 32778, or send e-mail to ...

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  18. Woman allegedly threatens husband, kids with knifeRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | The Daily Commercial

    A 36-year-old Tavares woman faces multiple charges after chasing her husband and three children out of their house and down the street with a knife, threatening to kill them, police said.

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  19. Panel lays out pros and cons of penny-sales taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... tax, which goes toward road repairs, school improvements and other infrastructure projects. On the other side at the Tavares Civic Center, Don Magruder, CEO of Ro-Mac Lumber and Supply Inc. in Leesburg, and Vance Jochim, a conservative blogger, ...

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  20. Crime prevention programs for seniors and caregiversRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... more. Triangle Boat Club's social meeting is Sept. 2 at the clubhouse, 12001 U.S. Highway 441 on the Dead River in Tavares. Social hour begins at 5:30 p.m., followed by a potluck meal at 6:30. The club will have a day cruise on big and small Lake ...

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