The Last Straw on Plastics

“I was born with a plastic spoon in my mouth.” –Pete Townshend | By Amelia Stolarz | Our plastic consumption certainly has become a hot-button topic. Recently, some major corporations have gotten the memo about the trending feelings on plastic. Straws may be becoming taboo. Starbucks, Aramark and American Airlines announced that they will stop offering straws. McDonald’s said it will reduce its straw distribution. Hashtags … Continue reading The Last Straw on Plastics

Get to Know Your Clermont Downtown Partnership

| By Larry Oskin | You’ve likely heard of the Clermont Downtown Partnership (CDP). But you probably don’t know all the opportunities it has to offer. Here’s a closer look at a key organization in Clermont and how you can enjoy its perks. Overview The CDP is a 501-C6 not-for-profit association of small professional business owners and entrepreneurs in and around the downtown area dedicated … Continue reading Get to Know Your Clermont Downtown Partnership

July’s Quick Hits & Headlines

| By Kathryn Deen | Here’s a roundup of the latest notable news around Clermont. Victory Pointe, Here We Come! Victory Pointe will have its grand opening 10 a.m. July 27 with a 10:45 Water Ski Show, but the ducks have already arrived, as evidenced by this sweet photo. City Manager Darren Gray describes the innovative storm-water treatment project as “the game changer” of the … Continue reading July’s Quick Hits & Headlines

3 Reasons to Love Clermont’s New Cooking Shop

This Honest Food opened June 28 in the Clermont Landing Plaza. | By Kathryn Deen | If you love to cook or want to learn– if you eat healthy or want to start — there’s a new shop for you! This Honest Food opened its doors on June 28 in the Clermont Landing Plaza, at 2419 S. Highway 27. It’s a holistic teaching kitchen and … Continue reading 3 Reasons to Love Clermont’s New Cooking Shop