5 Things I Learned in High School

| By Hannah Blume | High school is a time for self-discovery. It’s where teenagers spend seven-hour days, five days a week, 10 months out of the year, for four years straight and pop out on the other end as older and wiser versions of themselves. It’s where songs about the Quadratic Formula are played, friendships are born and the words “pop quiz” act as … Continue reading 5 Things I Learned in High School

Humor: Former Bostonian Discovers Florida’s Surprises

| By Rod Thorell | Several years ago, my wife and I determined that we had enough of snow, slush and Boston drivers. It was time to move South. We had vacationed in Florida for a long time, so we knew all about it, right? There are some things I have learned in moving from Massachusetts to Clermont that were a complete surprise to me. … Continue reading Humor: Former Bostonian Discovers Florida’s Surprises

May Magazine Highlights

| By Kathryn Deen | May I be the first to say, “Happy May!?” This issue of Clermont Magazine spotlights a nifty training and recovery haven in Clermont for serious bicyclists and other athletes. “It’s the only one around.” Speaking of hardcore athletes, a local runner recounts her grueling journey to the finish line in her 10th Boston Marathon last month. “My heart was already broken and … Continue reading May Magazine Highlights

April Magazine Highlights

| By Kathryn Deen | Happy April, Peeps! In the April issue of Clermont Magazine, catch up on Clermont’s triathlete history from the man himself, Fred Sommer of Sommer Sports. “The early days of triathlon were like the wild wild west.” Yee-haw! Also, this duathlete’s journey might break your heart and put it back together again in “a lifetime sharpened by tremendous success and tremendous loss.” Another Clermont resident to … Continue reading April Magazine Highlights