‘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

Rev up your Spring Makeup Routine

| By Marcella Imbesi | Spring is here and everything is coming up roses! Even though we are lucky enough to reside in the sunshine state, I’d say we had our fair share of chilly mornings and downright cold evenings these past few months. Our Floridian version of winter has most of us dreaming about tan lines, sparkling pools and 8:30 p.m. sunsets. All it … Continue reading Rev up your Spring Makeup Routine

Lucky Us! Clermont Gets a Lucky’s Market

Organic, Affordable Groceries + Cafe Coming our Way | By Kathryn Deen | Organic and affordable. That’s what it’s all about at Clermont’s highly anticipated new grocery store, Lucky’s Market. The specialty chain opens Wed., March 7 with the grand opening fanfare of a 10 a.m. bacon cutting ceremony and a presentation of over 10K in grants to local charities. Lucky’s replaced Sweetbay at 1720 E. … Continue reading Lucky Us! Clermont Gets a Lucky’s Market

Canine-Loving Couple Opens Grooming Shop

| By Kathryn Deen | A love for dogs and a love for each other. That winning combination sparked one Clermont couple’s decision to open a grooming salon. Susan and Armand Routhier opened K9 Crew Cuts in September in Clermont (at 2105 Hartwood Marsh Road in the Royal Oaks Plaza). The timing was right with Clermont’s booming business climate. “We know that this area is … Continue reading Canine-Loving Couple Opens Grooming Shop

Clermont’s 2018 State of the City Update

| By Kathryn Deen | The City of Clermont continues to bolster its stronghold as a haven for new businesses. It’s also full speed ahead on plenty of exciting renovations to attract more visitors to its Historic Downtown. Those are the big stories city leaders will focus on as they look ahead for 2018, according to Clermont’s 2018 State of the City Update. “I’m happy … Continue reading Clermont’s 2018 State of the City Update

New Mobile Liquor Cart Debuts in Clermont

| By Kathryn Deen | It’ll take your next party to a whole new level. Bourbon & Bubbles LLC stepped onto the scene last month, and it’s all the buzz. Owners Holly Rhoda and Rob Nichols launched the mobile full-liquor bar at the turn of the New Year. They are licensed to set up anywhere in Florida, serving beer, wine, champagne and spirits. You can … Continue reading New Mobile Liquor Cart Debuts in Clermont

DIY Holiday Wreaths

| By Chelsea Swart | It’s CHRISTMAS (almost)! My ultimate favorite time of the year is the holidays. From Thanksgiving to Christmas, I remember growing up being just giddy with joy, happiness, love and of course, presents. I can already smell the Christmas candle burning while yummy cookies are baking in the oven… With all of the wonderfulness of the holiday, it can also bring … Continue reading DIY Holiday Wreaths