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Around Florida

News from around the state of Florida as reported in Leesburg, Florida. Stories from around Florida, including Lake, Sumter and Marion counties, as well as areas in north, central, and south Florida. Stories on Leesburg residents’ lives and activities throughout the communities and the state. News for state-wide government, policies, events and happenings.

Expect traffic delays, congestion during Leesburg Bikefest

Residents, visitors and merchants are being warned to expect traffic delays and congestion, as well as street and parking lot closures, as crews begin...

LakeXpress to offer 160 special bus stops to Leesburg Bikefest

LakeXpress, Lake County’s fixed route public transit service, is offering 160 special stops throughout Leesburg, Fruitland Park, The Villages, Mount Dora, Eustis, and Tavares during...

State fire marshal investigating blaze at landmark home in Leesburg

The Leesburg Fire Department responded to a fire alarm early Tuesday morning at the Historic Mote Morris House at 1195 West Magnolia St. Firefighters arrived...

State fire marshal investigating blaze at landmark home in Leesburg

The Leesburg Fire Department responded to a fire alarm early Tuesday morning at the Historic Mote Morris House at 1195 West Magnolia St. Firefighters arrived...
|Vontay Eugene Silas-Pruitt

Money appears to be motive in shooting death of 26-year-old man in Leesburg

A suspect was arrested on Thursday in the murder a 26-year-old man in November in Leesburg. Leesburg Police Department detectives arrested 29-year-old Steven A. Hammonds...