Why Victory Pointe is Downtown’s ‘Game Changer’

Clermont’s City Manager shares the hidden impacts of the new park, which opened July 27 | Story & Sunrise Photos by Kathryn Deen | Grand Opening Photos by Larry Oskin | Stroll the scenic grounds of Clermont’s newest park and marvel at the possibilities. On the west side of Downtown, the $10.2-million Victory Pointe Wetlands Park offers landscaped walking paths, cascading ponds, a boardwalk, a … Continue reading Why Victory Pointe is Downtown’s ‘Game Changer’

‘Grape’ Review of Lakeridge Winery

Don’t miss the Harvest Grape Stomp Aug. 10-12 | Story by Domonique Jenkins | Photos by @justshoot84 | What’s to love about Lakeridge Winery and Vineyards? Everything! Lakeridge, the largest winery in Florida, is located in beautiful Clermont. It offers winery tours, complimentary wine tastings, events and wine festivals throughout the year. I can’t wait to come for the 24th Annual Harvest Grape Stomp Aug. 10-12. It’s … Continue reading ‘Grape’ Review of Lakeridge Winery

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

Twisted Flavors: A Twist on All Things Sweet

| By Larry Oskin | One whimsical shop has put a new twist on all things sweet in Clermont. A unicorn pony welcomes visitors in to try hand-dipped ice cream, cupcakes and edible cookie dough. Large ice cream sprinkles dot the brightly colored walls. You have arrived at Twisted Flavors Baked Bar. The store opened in October 2017 downtown at 763 Montrose St. (It was … Continue reading Twisted Flavors: A Twist on All Things Sweet