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Winners chosen in caladium landscape judging
Wed  Jul 23 2014 11:22AM
Winners have been announced in an annual caladium landscape contest hosted by the Greater Lake Placid Chamber of Commerce. Competition was especially keen this year and two first place winners … read more.
Love of NASCAR sparks collection
Wed  Jul 23 2014 11:22AM
Are you a NASCAR fan? Would you like to own some of the many cars that have raced in NASCAR events, even if a scale model of one piloted by … read more.
Clown museum, school recovering from damage
Wed  Jul 23 2014 11:22AM
Signs have been added to the boarded-up broken windows at the American clown Museum and School on West Interlake Boulevard in Lake Placid. The red and black type boldly announces … read more.
Vivian Griffin retires from 35 years in the classroom
Wed  Jul 16 2014 10:22AM
Vivian Griffin is retiring after 35 years of public school teaching. A dinner reception in Griffin’s honor was held Saturday from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Express … read more.
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Free flu vaccine awaits school kids
Wed  Jul 23 2014 11:22AM
Highlands County public school students will be offered free flu vaccinations next school year in an effort to reduce the number off flu-related illnesses county wide, according to Florida Department of Health Highlands Community Health Nursing Director Barbara Moore. The … read more.

SFSC offers assortment of Community Ed classes
Wed  Jul 23 2014 11:22AM
The Community Education Department at South Florida State College is offering a variety of classes for fall 2014. Aquabics is a moderately-paced aerobic water exercise class, that’s easy on the joints, but still provides resistance. The class will meet Mondays … read more.

Business Networking Breakfast
Wed  Jul 23 2014 11:22AM
Seacoast National Bank hosted another Business Networking Breakfast on Thursday, July 17, 2014 at the Lake Placid branch office. Coffee and orange juice was served along with fresh fruit and muffins baked by Alison Lofton. Business Networking Breakfasts are held … read more.

LPPD continues monthly CPR/First Aid training
Wed  Jul 23 2014 11:22AM
The Lake Placid Police Department has trained hundreds of Highlands County residents in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) as well as First Aid since classes were first offered in 2008, according to Poli Chief James Fansler. New classes are held monthly and … read more.

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State, National and World News
Trial in salmonella outbreak to start in Georgia
Mon  Jul 28 2014 01:19AM
ATLANTA (AP) — Three people accused of scheming to manufacture and ship salmonella-tainted peanuts that killed nine people, sickened more than 700 and prompted one of the largest food recalls in history are set to go to trial this week … read more.

Lofty goals for new Florida Polytechnic University
Mon  Jul 28 2014 01:19AM
LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — The curiously oval-shaped structure at the new Florida Polytechnic University, designed by noted Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava, is a symbol of the state’s latest higher-education experiment. It is the centerpiece of what will soon-be Florida’s 12th … read more.

Hospital shooting suspect charged with murder
Mon  Jul 28 2014 01:19AM
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A man accused of fatally shooting his caseworker and grazing his psychiatrist at a suburban Philadelphia hospital complex before the doctor returned fire has been charged with murder. Richard Plotts was arraigned late Saturday at his hospital … read more.

Costa Concordia wreck reaches final destination
Sun  Jul 27 2014 10:01PM
GENOA, Italy (AP) — The shipwrecked Costa Concordia cruise liner completed its final journey, reaching Genoa on Sunday where it will be scrapped. Pulled by tugboats and nudged by winds, the ship was eased into the port in this northwestern … read more.

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