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Pedestrian Killed After Being Struck by Two Vehicles

LEESBURG -- A green 2002 Jeep Liberty passenger vehicle driven by John Berrey -29 year old White/Male from Summerfield, Florida- struck a pedestrian, who was then struck a second time by a red 2007 Chevrolet Impala…

City of Leesburg Seeks Input From Residents on Use of 2.6 acre Land

New Fiscal Year Begins October 1st For The…

LEESBURG -- The fiscal year of Lake County’s annual budget starts today Oct. 1, until Sept. 30. The Office of Management & Budget will be managing the public funds approved by the Leesburg City Commissioners for…

Owner of Kids’ Gym in Leesburg Arrested for…

LEESBURG, Fla. -- The owner of FitKids Academy, a kid's gym located on County Road 473 in Leesburg was arrested Sunday night after allegedly choking a 15-year-old boy and the teen's step-mother according to police…

2019 Bassmaster Opens Tournament Set to Kick Off…

LEESBURG, Fla. -- The 2019 Bassmaster Opens tournament is once again scheduled to kick off on the Lake Harris chain in Leesburg. B.A.S.S. recently announced information regarding the upcoming 2019 Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Open…

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Woman Accused of Dunking Child in Toilet Under…

LEESBURG, Fla. -- A woman accused of dunking her 3-year-old son in a toilet is under investigation by the Leesburg Police Department and the Department of Children and Families according to Leesburg Police. In a video…

Facebook Video Shows Mom Dunking Child in Toilet

LEESBURG, Fla. -- A video appeared in a public post on Saturday afternoon which shows a Leesburg mom dunking her 5-year-old son into a toilet head-first. The video, which received over 1,000 shares and was viewed more…

Man Arrested After Stealing Car and Crashing into…

LADY LAKE, Fla. -- A man was arrested early Wednesday morning after reportedly stealing a vehicle and crashing into a police officer's patrol car according to arrest reports. According to the report, Lady Lake Police Officer…

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New fertilizer restrictions begin June 1 in Lake…

TAVARES — Lake County’s fertilizer ordinance is intended to help reduce nutrient-loading in urban landscapes by adding application restrictions using Florida-Friendly Landscaping principles. The ordinance, recommended by the Keep Lake Beautiful Committee and approved by the Board…

Two Arrested in Leesburg After Covert Operation on…

LEESBURG, Fla. -- Two men were arrested Friday in connection with two armed robbery cases from Marion County according to the Leesburg Police Department. Officers with the Leesburg Police Department and S.W.A.T. ended a covert surveillance…

New Arrest in December Robbery of Leesburg Speed…

LEESBURG -- Lake County deputies arrested a second suspect involved in a robbery that occurred on December 7 last year at the Speed Track (Citgo) located at 2999 West Main Street in Leesburg according to arrest…

Household hazardous waste and unwanted medication to be…

LEESBURG —Lake County Solid Waste and the Leesburg Police Department are encouraging Lake County residents to dispose of household hazardous materials and unwanted medications in a safe and environmentally conscious way at a collection event. The…

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Truck Stolen from Driveway at Leesburg Home

LEESBURG -- A resident in Leesburg took to Facebook to ask for help in finding their truck that was reportedly stolen from the driveway of their home on Sunnyside Drive overnight between Saturday and Sunday.…

Leesburg Man Continues Cancer Battle Through Martial Arts,…

[caption id="attachment_218107" align="alignleft" width="336"] Chris Nataline (center) stands with trainers Annie and David Iturrino at Brigadeiro Mount Dora Jiu Jitsu in Eustis.[/caption] Chris Nataline, 38, of Leesburg has been battling non-small cell adenocarcinoma lung cancer…