Sumter County’s new GatorWorld Park home to more than 400 alligators

Sumter County’s new GatorWorld Park home to more than 400 alligators

Sumter County’s newest tourist attraction, GatorWorld Parks of Florida, is a drive-thru scenic trail where visitors can see more than 400 alligators in their natural Florida habitat. The 15-acre park on State Road 44 near 1-75 celebrated its opening with a ribbon cutting ceremony last month. County officials joined in the celebration. “We’re thrilled to […]

Practical Pot Watcher: Local beekeeper offers a sweet solution to allergies

Practical Pot Watcher: Local beekeeper offers a sweet solution to allergies

Honey is one of our oldest, most versatile and most wholesome sweeteners. It may drift out of fashion from time to time, but it’s always there, just waiting for an upsurge in popularity when the new generation puts a modern spin on knowledge held by our distant ancestors. Right now, honey is enjoying one of […]

Convenient Quality Health Care Coming to Lake County Thanks to South Lake Hospital

Convenient Quality Health Care Coming to Lake County Thanks to South Lake Hospital

According to the Orlando Business Journal, South Lake Hospital is one of Central Florida’s top hospitals, and they’re getting even better by opening two new locations in Lake County. This means our friends and neighbors in the Central Florida 55 Plus communities have much more convenient access to healthcare. That’s not the only benefit! Leesburg […]

What to Look For in a Roofing Contractor

What to Look For in a Roofing Contractor

From our friends at www.EustisRoofing.com, by: Cheryl Reisman Please take the time to read the following tips on what to look for in a roofing contractor.  I have had quite an education working in the office of Eustis Roofing Co for the past 30+ years and have heard many a horror story  so I’ve compiled a […]

New Leesburg market manager looks to bring in more vendors

New Leesburg market manager looks to bring in more vendors

Linda Florea / Correspondent LEESBURG — Like pieces from a puzzle, Danielle DeCaprio’s move to Lake County has fit together and given her a sense of community. A transplant from south New Jersey, DeCaprio moved to Florida about a year ago and decided to settle in the Leesburg area. “My heart felt drawn to Leesburg,” […]

On Tap This Weekend in Central Florida: Civil War History, Ballet and Scarecrows

On Tap This Weekend in Central Florida: Civil War History, Ballet and Scarecrows

By Linda Florea / Correspondent Variety is the spice of life this weekend, which offers everything including reenactors, ballet, a charity gala with Tim Tebow, scarecrows, a charity gala, a manatee talk, a chance to clean up native landscaping at a park, music and theater. Reenactors bring history from the 1800s into the 21st century […]

Hurricane Irma and the Central Florida 55+ Communities

Recognizing how critical the weather events are to our customers in Central Florida, Florida Plus Realty keeps an eye on our communities and homes on behalf of our customers at all times—before, during, and after a weather event, should one occur. It is one of the primary reasons we offer our Home Watch service to […]