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Lake County LGBT community holds candlelight vigil for Pulse victims

Orlando Sentinel

Date: 6/15/2016 3:02:00 PM

Those on hand discussed their feelings in the aftermath of the deadliest shooting in U.S. history, said Shelly Platman, who attended the vigil. Those attending walked down to Lake Dora, lit candles and held a moment of silence

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Mount Dora

Orlando Magazine

Date: 5/27/2016 8:42:43 PM

Highland St. 352-385-0049; classicdreamcars.com Mount Dora Brewing and the Rocking Rabbit Brewery Owner ... Drawdy Drool (a smooth brown ale named for an early settler) and Lake Dora Swamp Swill (the name says it all, quips Jeff) and are brewed on site

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1400 Eudora Rd #a10 Mount Dora, Fl 32757, FL, 32757

New York Times

Date: 5/26/2016 7:19:15 AM

GREAT LOCATION, NEAR DOWNTOWN MOUNT DORA WITH IS UNIQUE SHOPS, GREAT RESTAURANTS, LAKE DORA, PART OF THE"HARRIS CHAIN OF LAKES, " LAKE GERTRUDE AND AREA HOSPITALS. GREAT PROPERTY FOR THE INVESTOR LOOKING FOR A PLACE OT HANG YOUR HAT WHILE ENJOYING THE LAZY

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Lawyer plans lawsuit after deadly pursuit

South Lake Press

Date: 5/22/2016 3:32:00 AM

Carla Pepperman kept her mom’s comment in mind and on Mother’s Day, granted her wish by gifting her with a voucher for a chance to explore Lake Dora by pontoon boat, seaplane and train. "I'd never heard my mom say that before, so I thought

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7 spots your mom will love for Mother's Day in Orlando

Orlando Sentinel

Date: 5/6/2016 6:25:00 AM

Don't forget to walk along Lake Dora — Gilbert Park has a playground and isn't too far from the lighthouse. About 30 miles northwest of Orlando, most of downtown Mount Dora is centered around Fifth Avenue and Donnelly Street. New Smyrna Beach Be a beach

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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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