Mount Dora woman named Lake County Library System’s first poet laureate
A panel has chosen a Mount Dora teacher who says “poetry chose her” as the Lake County Library System’s first poet laureate. In her role, Laura Sobbott Ross will serve a one-year term volunteering for events and writing for the Lake County Poet Laureate Journal.
July 17, 2018
Lake County seeks grant applicants for emergency food and shelter programs
Qualifying emergency food and shelter programs run by local service agencies are encouraged to apply for $33,276 in federal funds awarded to Lake County through the Department of Homeland Security/FEMA under the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program.
July 16, 2018
Lake County Extension offers classes on Florida-friendly flowering trees and backyard chickens
TAVARES — The University of Florida’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) Extension in Lake County is hosting the following programs in July:
July 13, 2018
Lake County commissioners recognized at Florida Association of Counties Conference
Three Lake County commissioners were honored at the 2018 Florida Association of Counties (FAC) Annual Conference in Orange County.
July 9, 2018
Residents invited to workshops to discuss public transit growth
LakeXpress, Lake County’s public transit service, is planning for the future and seeking community input about transit growth and improvements in the county over the next decade. Lake County is in the process of updating its 10-year Transit Development Plan, which will serve as a guide for public transportation in Lake County from 2019 to 2028.
July 9, 2018
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