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.
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 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.
The Lake County Sheriff’s Office on Friday morning identified a woman shot by her former live-in boyfriend Thursday who claimed he thought she was an intruder.
Josh Bacon said he wasn’t feeling any added emotion when he reached the tee of the final hole in the last regular-season home golf match of his high school career.
Though she has not been formally sworn into office, newly elected state Rep. Jennifer Sullivan, R-Mount Dora, is making plans to run again in 2016.
A man charged by police with defecating in a wooded area outside a Mount Dora bar has filed a federal lawsuit contending his civil rights were violated.
A Mount Dora man, who initially told police he was shot in the foot during a drive-by shooting in May, has allegedly admitted to shooting himself — an injury that apparently didn’t leave him unable to run.
A Mount Dora resident with close ties to CEMEX and its plans to develop a sand mine in south Lake County has withdrawn his bid to run against Lake County Commissioner Sean Parks, according to the Lake County Supervisor of Elections office.
The Lake County School District and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes at Mount Dora High School have reached an agreement that would give the FCA the same rights as other non-curricular clubs in the district.
An unconscious woman pulled earlier this week from her burning home in Mount Dora is in serious but stable condition — and her rescuer is being hailed as a hero.
The Orange Blossom Cannonball will begin serving Mount Dora again after a five-year absence.
A 78-year-old Mount Dora man has died after a hit-and-run crash and Florida Highway Patrol troopers are looking for the suspect.