CLERMONT — A man wanted in Michigan for home invasions there was arrested in Clermont Wednesday and charged with a string of residential burglaries.
CLERMONT -- A homeless man, who allegedly had a habit of sleeping inside a McDonald’s restaurant in Clermont and getting upset at employees for waking him up, has a new place to sleep at the Lake County jail.
GROVELAND -- Two men were allegedly caught in the act of burglarizing a home Wednesday after the property manager spotted a truck backing up to his garage.
S ince 1994, youth choirs associated with the Watoto Child Care Ministries in Uganda have been traveling as ambassadors for the millions of African children orphaned as a result of disease, war and poverty.
A 56-year-old Groveland man was piloting an airplane that crashed Friday in Sebring, fatally injuring himself and his passenger.
A Central Florida man has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for a hit-and-run crash that sent another vehicle into a daycare center, killing the 4-year-old daughter of Groveland paramedic.
A man who allegedly robbed a Clermont auto parts store clerk at gunpoint Thursday afternoon apparently headed for an Ocoee liquor store to rob it, too.
Clermont police are looking for a Hispanic male who robbed an auto parts store clerk at gunpoint Thursday afternoon.
The 8-year-old student had no interest in coming to school and got into trouble, leading to suspensions, his teacher, Melissa Meadows recalled.
South Lake Hospital has received accreditation from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care for its effectiveness in assessing and treating heart attack patients.
Lake County commissioners Tuesday unanimously approved the renewal of the last 4 cents of the 6 cent local gas tax option for transportation needs.
Already battered from last year’s class-size controversy, Lake County School officials struggled Monday to explain how they again provided inaccurate student enrollment data to the state that nearly drew a massive $1.2 million fine from the Department of Education.
Someone is calling Lake County residents, trying to get into their homes on false pretenses.
Lake County School Board member Bill Mathias said Friday the district’s fine for violating class-size limits is estimated at $150,000, not $1.2 million as previously reported, because of inaccurate data reported to the Florida Department of Education.
A vehicle suspected in the hit-and-run death of a 22-year-old Clermont pedestrian Monday night has been found – thanks to social media, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
The two men shot to death in a murder-suicide Sunday night in Groveland were identified Wednesday morning as Michael D. Jarvis, 58, and Michael D. Foster, 50, according to an official with the Medical Examiner’s Office.
Clermont Police Chief Charles Broadway, a former New York Police Department detective, recently took advantage of a complimentary airfare offer to attend the funeral of slain NYPD Police Officer Wenjian Liu.
Goodbye, 2014. Hello, 2015. But before we look ahead to what is sure to be another great year in sports, let’s take a look back at some of the most memorable moments in Lake and Sumter counties from the year 2014.
Some historians believe New Year’s resolutions started with the Babylonians, who made promises to their gods at the start of each year to pay their debts and return borrowed goods.
A 22-year-old Clermont man died Monday night when he was struck by a hit-and-run driver while trying to cross U.S. Highway 27 near the Four Corners area.
The debate surrounding courtesy busing is not yet over.
Clermont police on Monday captured a man who sparked a manhunt on New Year’s Day when he allegedly threatened to kill his girlfriend during an argument.
A Kissimmee man was arrested early Saturday morning after getting aroused at a Clermont-area strip club and then getting confrontational when asked to leave, an arrest affidavit states.
The Lake County Sheriff’s Office has issued a Silver Alert for a 73-year-old Leesburg man with a history of wandering off.
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) investigators are still piecing together factors that led to a fatal airboat accident on Lake Jesup, which killed two central Florida men and injured two women — including one from Sorrento.