Holding signs that read, “Recess is a must,” and “We want recess back,” several parents gathered in front of two local schools this week to argue for the need for a district-wide recess policy.
Two people died Saturday night after separate vehicle accidents in Lake County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
John and Roseanne Brandeburg loved to host family and friends at their home, Rosanne said of her late husband’s giving spirit.
Lake Square Mall in Leesburg, which was purchased five months ago by a New York investment group, has been sold to a Turkish company called Via Properties.
The first Krystal hamburger restaurant in Lake and Sumter counties will open Tuesday in Leesburg, according to the company’s vice president of construction and development.
Shannon Eberenz, of Deltona, was arrested on a charge of grand theft of a motor vehicle after a chase that went through Leesburg, Fruitland Park and into Marion County early Monday morning, police reported.
Prosecutors say they couldn't prove which man man fired the gun that killed Joshua Faile in January
The state is using a $1.08 million federal grant to determine where sinkholes may develop.
Police say a robbery at a country club in The Villages last week appears to have been an inside job.
Lake County commissioners in a 4-1 vote, with Commissioner Jimmy Conner dissenting, approved a controversial peat operation in northwest Lake County Tuesday.
Elizabeth Fechtel, a student at University of Florida, will go on to compete in the Miss America Pageant in September.
He was a pig — literally — at Saturday’s corn-eating contest during Leesburg’s annual downtown Cornfest.
Running on the theme, “Let’s Keep Working,” Gov. Rick Scott continued to hit the campaign trail Wednesday, making a stop at Mathias Foodservice Equipment Co. in Leesburg.
Running on the theme Let’s Keep Working, Gov. Rick Scott continued to hit the campaign trail June 4, making a stop at Mathias Foodservice Equipment Co. in Leesburg.
The motorcyclist who collided with a pickup truck driven by Leesburg City Commissioner Jay Hurley during Bikefest last month died Monday.
The Lake County Sheriff’s SWAT team Tuesday morning joined an ongoing search in Leesburg for a 74-year-old woman who has been missing since last week.
The Leapfrog Group, a national leader and advocate in hospital transparency, has released its spring 2014 Hospital Safety Score Report with Florida Hospital Waterman receiving an A, The Villages Regional Hospital receiving an A, Leesburg Regional Medical C enter receiving a B and South Lake Hospital receiving a C.
Salvation Army leaders and other speakers came together on Wednesday to give God glory during the groundbreaking of the Salvation Army’s future home at 2605 West South St., in Leesburg.
A 34-year-old Leesburg man was fired Thursday from his job as a prison guard at Lake Correctional Institution more than a month after he was cited for battery in an off-duty incident, a Department of Corrections official said.
A Florida Highway Patrol trooper was sent to Leesburg Regional Medical Center Tuesday morning after running into a Mack truck.
The owners of Mamma’s Pizzeria in Leesburg are planning to open a new restaurant called Mamma’s Pizza Express at the former Sbarro location inside the Lake Square Mall.
Lake County Sheriff’s deputies shot a “suicidal” 60-year-old man early Tuesday morning after he reportedly leveled a gun at them.
Kohan Retail Investment Group of Great Neck, N.Y., is the new owner of the Lake Square Mall, according to Mike Kohan of the group.
Frank Gaylord is returning as a director on the Lake Community Foundation board, joined by newcomers Margo Odom and Dalton Yancey.