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’

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

June’s Quick Hits and Headlines

Here’s a roundup of notable news around town: New Wheels A trolley started running last month in Downtown Clermont! Clermont Magazine took you inside before its ribbon cutting and answered all your questions on Facebook Live. Then, we hopped on for a ride! Choice of Champions Fondo Cycling Circuit USA announced that Clermont was chosen as one of 6 cities in America for a new … Continue reading June’s Quick Hits and Headlines

Corelli’s Brings Old Italian Flavors to 2nd Location

| By Larry Oskin | Corelli’s Italian Restaurant is bringing old Italian flavors to a second location. Corelli’s Italian Pantry opened last month in downtown Clermont, at 732 Montrose St. You can expect many successful years of family tradition, popular recipes, delicious sauces and scrumptious New York style pizza. Owners Giuseppe and David Affrunti started their first Clermont restaurant and wine bar in 2013 in … Continue reading Corelli’s Brings Old Italian Flavors to 2nd Location

More Purrs Coming to Orlando Cat Cafe

| By Kathryn Deen | It’s raining cats and — cats! The Orlando Cat Café welcomed the SPCA Florida as its new cat adoption partner last month, which means more cats will be available for adoption. The Cat Cafe will host a grand reopening party to celebrate its new partner in purrs from noon to 6 p.m. June 7 at its location in the Town Center at Cagan … Continue reading More Purrs Coming to Orlando Cat Cafe