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National Window Film Day

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Date: 4/30/2016

National Window Film Day Shares Valuable Facts with Homeowners and Brings Window Film to Light International Window Film Association Announces April 30th in Recognition of Window Film and its Many Benefits Washington, D.C. – April 11, 2016 – The International Window Film Association (IWFA), a nonprofit

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Lake County Classic

South Lake Press

Date: 4/12/2016 5:15:00 PM

TAVARES -- The seventh annual Planes, Trains & BBQ kicks off Saturday morning in Wooton Park, and the popular event is expected to draw more than 5,000 people to the shores of Lake Dora

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Chasing the season title

Highlands Today

Date: 4/11/2016 10:54:00 PM

The third event of the year was held on Lake Dora in Tavares and luck wasn’t with Stanley, as he was able to haul-in a single fish that weighed-in at 1.28 pounds, and knocked down in the season standings. But Stanley was able to bounce back in a big way

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One of the world’s leading antique car restoration artists show their extraordinary ability in USA

Digital Journal

Date: 4/4/2016 5:02:00 AM

2014 and 2015 and 5 th Annual Lake Dora Classic Car Show, 2016. Individuals who are experts in the field attest Mr. Rey extraordinary talent and ability as a car restoration artist. Following comments: “Thiago is one of the very few professionals whom I

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Mount Dora Yacht Club has colorful past

South Lake Press

Date: 4/1/2016 4:48:00 PM

“The Regattas given by this Club on Lake Dora are attended by winter visitors from this entire section.” The original clubhouse was made of wood and a fire destroyed it in 1966. It was two stories tall and had a shelter below to store nautical

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• Surface Area: 4,475 Acres
Lake Dora is one of the seven lakes of the Harris Chain of Lakes. Located in Lake County in central Florida, the lake covers 4,475 acres and is a favorite location for fishing and recreational boating. The Dora Canal connects Lake Dora to Lake Eustis to the north, and Lake Dora is connected to Lake Apopka to the south by way of Lake Beauclair and the Apopka-Beauclair Canal.

The cities of Tavares and Mount Dora occupy the northern and eastern shorelines of Lake Dora, with Mount Dora making a beautiful, picturesque setting nestled on the hills rising to the east. There are two public boat ramps for direct access to Lake Dora: one is located on the northern shore in Tavares and the other is located on the eastern shore in Mount Dora. Both are very nice ramps with plenty of parking for vehicles and boat trailers. The southwestern shore of Lake Dora consists of a wetland with the southeastern shore consisting of a narrow piece of land that separates Lake Dora from Lake Beauclair.

The cities of Tavares and Mount Dora hold several annual festivals that highlight interests from antique wooden boats to antique furniture. The festivals draw thousands of visitors to the area from throughout Florida and the southeastern United States.

Lake Dora is teeming with wildlife, including many types of fish, waterfowl, reptiles, and mammals. The Dora Canal is a popular area for bird-watching and is the main focus of guided tour boats that ply the waters of the area.
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