360 Video: Dancing at Waterfront Park

| By Wade Moore | Clermont’s got it going on! Check out this 360 degree little-planet-style video of a dance workout group on Lake Minneola. “Dance Your Gut Off” is a free class for all ages by Casrock Ultraxtremo in the pavilion next to the splash pad at Waterfront Park. Wade Moore runs Dream Magnum Productions. He loves getting outside to capture captivating photos and … Continue reading 360 Video: Dancing at Waterfront Park

September’s Quick Hits & Headlines

| By Kathryn Deen | Here’s a roundup of the latest notable news around Clermont. One in a Million After a global search, Clermont was chosen as the location for a huge new community called Olympus Sports & Entertainment. A whopping 250 acres in south Lake County’s Wellness Way area are set aside for the project, which is expected to attract big-name athletes, coaches and … Continue reading September’s Quick Hits & Headlines

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’

Must-Haves for a Healthy Lunchbox

| By Jamie Rametta | When I think of August, I think of back to school. Even if we’re not currently students, we feel the energy change with the start of each academic year. Advertisements flood our email inboxes and mailboxes with sales on colored pencils and 3-pronged folders, traffic patterns change and we see children waiting at bus stops in our neighborhoods. As a … Continue reading Must-Haves for a Healthy Lunchbox

Get to Know Your Clermont Downtown Partnership

| By Larry Oskin | You’ve likely heard of the Clermont Downtown Partnership (CDP). But you probably don’t know all the opportunities it has to offer. Here’s a closer look at a key organization in Clermont and how you can enjoy its perks. Overview The CDP is a 501-C6 not-for-profit association of small professional business owners and entrepreneurs in and around the downtown area dedicated … Continue reading Get to Know Your Clermont Downtown Partnership

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