A man wanted on murder charges out of Massachusetts was arrested at the Groveland home of his mother Tuesday night.
A couple of large yellow chickens — part of an iconic business sign at Leesburg’s Maryland Fried Chicken — are getting a much-needed makeover with help from a city improvement grant.
The forecast for downtown Leesburg Saturday is chili.
A national law firm with offices in Palm Beach Gardens filed a class-action lawsuit on Monday to toss out red-light camera citations issued across the state by American Traffic Solutions, the company contracted by the city of Clermont.
Lake County commissioners voted 4-1 Tuesday, with Leslie Campione dissenting, to advertise a public hearing to raise school impact fees up to $7,719 per single-family home.
The Lake County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a scam where someone is calling people and asking for money to take care of alleged arrest warrants.
The South Lake Chamber Technology Committee, with support from the Lake County Economic Development & Tourism Department, was recently formed with the goal of promoting the region as a viable location for Central Florida’s booming technology industry.
East Ridge High School's homecoming court took the field Friday night during halftime of the game against Winter Springs High.
An Oklawaha couple’s love of the outdoors, which includes having to deal with nuisances like feral hogs and coyotes, will be featured on a new television show this week on the Sportsman Channel.
In an effort to introduce residents to Lake County’s vast array of agricultural attractions, The University of Florida’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) Extension in Lake County will host the fifth annual Lake County Farm Tour from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 19.
Wildlife officials believe a black bear might have been in search of food when it was shot to death during an apparent break-in of a Lady Lake home Wednesday night.
More than 200 people attended the political hob nob in Eustis Thursday night to hear from candidates running for Eustis City Commissioner and Lake County School Board and to participate in a straw poll.
If East Ridge High School student Dillon Gleeson gets enough votes from his fellow classmates, he could be the county’s first male homecoming queen, Lake County Schools spokesperson Brian Payne said.
A 39-year-old Clermont woman has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for stealing identities that netted her $4 million from fraudulent tax returns.
A 34-year-old Groveland woman reached out to police to complain about being battered and claimed the drugs in her house belonged to her husband, but she ended up in jail because of them.
Two months into the school year, 64 students at Leesburg Elementary School have missed six or more days of class, a situation the school’s principal calls “unconscionable.”
Clermont police reported Monday afternoon that a 23-year-old black male had been shot in the leg along East Desoto Street.
The Lake County Sheriff’s Office and local enforcement agencies will be on heightened alert to enforce Florida’s ban on texting while driving this week during National Teen Driver Safety Week.