Clermont’s Vibrant Comic Culture

| By Joseph Burke | Let’s get “geeky,” Clermont! Are you into comics, manga, superheroes, science fiction or just geek culture in general? Well, buckle up, partner. Things are about to get “Marvel-ous!” See what I did there? It’s safe to say that Clermont has plenty of awesome shops, events and enthusiasts that keep this comic culture thriving here in the “Gem of the Hills,” … Continue reading Clermont’s Vibrant Comic Culture

Ready, Set, Glow: Day-to-Night Holiday Makeup in a Few Steps

| By Marcella Imbesi  | In case you hadn’t noticed the additional brightness from twinkling lights all over town, the happy toe-tapping sing-along tunes playing in every store, and the ubiquitous white-bearded man in the red suits, you need to know that the holiday season is once again upon us. Yes, that glimmery, shimmery season is here my friends, and while our calendars are quickly … Continue reading Ready, Set, Glow: Day-to-Night Holiday Makeup in a Few Steps

Editor’s Shopping Cart: November

| By Kathryn Deen | Here are some of my favorite things from shops around Clermont. Pamper yourself or start your holiday gift shopping early! The perfect black wedge: A versatile, go-to shoe for interviews, networking or date night, these beauties toe the line between the formality of heels and the casualty of flats. The bows add a darling feminine touch, and the shiny layer … Continue reading Editor’s Shopping Cart: November

Downtown Boutique Gets Post-Irma Makeover

| By Kathryn Deen | Marcella Imbesi is one glitter-loving gal. So it’s no surprise that the owner of the Downtown Clermont boutique Livi & Tate found the shiny silver lining in Hurricane Irma. Although the store at 827 W. Montrose St. temporarily closed from storm damage, Marcella saw an opportunity to makeover the shop. “It was a good excuse to ‘wow’ our customers,” Marcella … Continue reading Downtown Boutique Gets Post-Irma Makeover

DIY: Guest Bathroom Remodel

| By Chelsea Swart | My husband and I just recently purchased our first home. Yay! One of the best parts of being a homeowner is adding our own personal touches to turn a “builder’s house” into your own home sweet home. Our house is your typical 3/2 starter family split ranch, built in 2004 and definitely in need of some upgrades – both to … Continue reading DIY: Guest Bathroom Remodel