Mount Dora’s Barrel of Books and Games

By Gary McKechnie I remember one time in the middle of the depths of the recession (or depression, depending on how badly you were affected) that I was sitting on a bench in a store with a book (I always carry one with me) when someone passed by and said, “Now there’s a very rich man.” I looked up…

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Things to Do in Mount Dora, Fla.

By Diane Daniel Mount Dora is looking prettier than ever. After a three-year-long streetscape project, the already-charming historic downtown area now boasts new lighting fixtures, gleaming and attractive street signs, and wider sidewalks. Those larger walkways are needed to give ample space to…

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