Authorities released additional information Sunday about a hit-and-run accident that led to law enforcement officers shooting a 40-year-old Eustis woman at her father’s house Saturday afternoon.
If people in Lake County want something to be thankful for, try the lowest unemployment rate of the year in October and more job opportunities ahead as the holiday season approaches.
Umatilla City Manager Glenn Irby has been hired as chief administrator in Apopka, Orange County’s second-largest city.
State Sen. Alan Hays, R-Umatilla, who last August said he planned to introduce a bill calling for all eighth- and 11th-grade students in Florida to see the movie “America: Imagine the World Without Her,” did exactly that Tuesday.
A hearing for another temporary injunction regarding Mount Dora’s tied city council race is scheduled for 2 p.m. today before Circuit Judge Mark Nacke, according to James Homich, who represents 14 Mount Dora voters who initially filed a motion that says “drawing lots” would go against Mount Dora’s charter.
A Clermont man has been charged with cyberstalking after allegedly agreeing to take down naked pictures of his former girlfriend that he posted on a social media website, only if she would agree to see him.
Wilfred Taylor couldn’t really remember how he got so open on Mainland’s first drive of the second half in its 42-7 playoff win over South Lake Friday.
Florida's Natural Growers is taking applications to participate in the future of the citrus industry.
Lake County Commissioners Sean Parks and Leslie Campione were sworn into office for second terms Tuesday.
The Mount Dora City Council could determine this evening how to decide the council election that ended in a tie between incumbent Nick Girone and challenger Marie Rich last week, but a judge on Tuesday morning issued an injunction preventing "drawing lots" as a tie-breaker for five days.
A 26-year-old Clermont man has been arrested for allegedly making vulgar remarks to women, using his cell phone camera to record their responses, and then posting the videos on Facebook and YouTube, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office said.
A 20-year-old Minneola man faces multiple charges after marijuana, counterfeit money and a stolen handgun were found in his home, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office said.
A Lake Minneola High School senior working toward her Girl Scout gold award — the highest Girl Scout honor — is reaching out to the community for help.
Drag racing legend Don Garlits is trying to set a new world record of 200 mph in an electric dragster with the help of a Groveland company.
Lake County Animal Services requested DreamCatcher Horse Ranch and Rescue Center this week take two horses from an owner in Eustis that were described by a veterinarian as underweight and neglected, according to the rescue center.
A drone struck a woman and injured her upper torso while she was at Renninger’s Antiques and Collectors Extravaganza Saturday afternoon, according Lake County Fire Rescue.
Cagan Crossings in the Four Corners section of Clermont has added another 180 apartment units in Phase II of the Glen at Cagan Crossings, according to a press release from the company.
A bomb threat sparked a lockdown at Lake Minneola High School early Wednesday, according to the Lake County Sheriff’s Office.
Juergen Klumb’s line of German brot und brotchen — breads and rolls musky with rye, caraway, spelt and other grains — lures legions of fans to his lakeside bakery in Yalaha.
A 19-year-old Zellwood man has been charged with murdering his grandfather in their home near Mount Dora Thursday night.
Preachers are accustomed to addressing large numbers of people for long periods of time, and Zach Zehnder of theCross Church in Mount Dora is no exception.
Police have issued an arrest warrant for a 27-year-old man they say murdered Kyle Joseph Morgan last week in Eustis.
Wildwood and Clermont have been ranked the No. 1 and No. 3 Florida cities with the most improved crime rates, according to Safe Choice Security, a company that markets wireless home security systems.
Clermont voters on Tuesday elected Gail Ash, a retired educator and former councilwoman, to replace retiring Mayor Hal Turville.
Voters elected two educators to the Lake County School Board Tuesday night.