Susan Kelley


From the Desk of Chief Chris Mckinstry

PREVENTING AND DEALING WITH IDENTITY THEFT  Every person who willfully obtains personal identifying information, e.g., name, address, date of birth, Social Security Number (SSN), mother’s maiden name, etc., and uses that information for any unlawful purpose is guilty of a crime. Identity theft is the fastest growing crime in the United States. Every year about 15 million people become victims. Everyone is vulnerable. Skilled identity thieves use a variety of methods to steal your personal information. These include the following: Dumpster diving:  They rummage through trash looking for bills andRead More

3rd Annual Shop Lady Lake Expo

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Wednesday, November 8, 2017 10:00 AM – 3:30 PM St. Timothy’s Catholic Church 1351 Paige Place, Lady Lake FL 32159 Want to be a vendor? Click below to print the application  or call us at 352-753-6029  for more information! Shop Lady Expo Registration 2017 (2)  

Quarterly Lunch with THAT! Company

Please join us May 10, 2017 as we kick off out Entrepreneurship Speaker Series. Our Guest Speaker will be  Ken Knorr, CEO of THAT! Company. Ken Knorr is the founder and CEO of THAT! Company ( and its brands, including,, and Ken believes that his companies should offer clients the best marketing services available, period, and doesn’t accept anything less. He insists on measuring client successes, and believes that team members should be held accountable for their clients’ performance. He provides his team members with the trainingRead More

Ambassador Luncheon


What a grea lunch and meeting! Our board, our existing and new ambassadors all came with great ideas. Their motto “No one is left out at our events”. Our Ambassadors and board members are our welcoming committee making sure all our members are welcomed and introduce to others , making sure no one feels left out!   We are looking forward to great things from this team!

From the Desk of Chief Chris McKinstry Crimeline!


This month I would like to again discuss a very important community/law enforcement partnership, CRIMELINE.  CRIMELINE is a non-profit organization led by citizens against crime that offers cash rewards of up to $1000 to persons providing anonymous information that leads to the felony arrest of criminals and fugitives.  Anonymous CRIMELINE tips are received through a secure tips line or through a secure web connection manned by a professional program coordinator.  Each caller is assigned a code number for the purpose of ensuring anonymity. CRIMELINE is based on the principal thatRead More

2017 Lake County Community Service Awards

Click Below To Download Your Nomination Form: 2017 Community Service Nomination Form – revised submit date   Application Deadline is Friday, March 31, 2017

Cubicles Plus “Business of the Week”

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    Cubicles Plus Office Furnishings LLC (We’re looking for a new home) Cubicles Plus Office Furnishings (CPOF) is excited to relocate to Florida, though we really, really miss our grand, glorious Minnesota winters (NOT!). We started out in Minnesota in 2001, and we’ve had three showrooms over the years in the Great White North. But we’re not here to tell you how wonderful we are, or how we can assist you with ALL your office furnishings; furniture, seating, filing, storage, cubicles, space planning, design & layout, needs assessment, deliveryRead More

Just Dandy Pet Parlour “Business of the week”


  Just Dandy Pet Parlour, formerly The Village Pet Groomer, opened Nov. 1. Located in the La Plaza Grande shopping center next to Winn-Dixie, new owners Jean and Kevin Olivier-White have spruced up the place and are offering new services and products, but are thrilled to have maintained the same staff from the former business. “We have three fantastic groomers and an excellent bather,” said Jean. So while the owners are new and the place looks a little different, the continuity of the same staff for their clients is a realRead More

Transamerica Insurance, Investments & Retirement Business of the Week!


Transamerica … Creating a tomorrow worth looking forward to. Transamerica is one of the world’s leading financial services companies, providing insurance, investments and more to 27 million customers. Yet we see ourselves as far more than just number crunchers or investment managers. We are the Tomorrow Makers®. Put simply, Tomorrow Makers® are people like you, who understand the things you care about and are committed to helping you protect them. We might be an advisor, an accountant, a customer service agent or even an athlete, all sharing in the promiseRead More

From the desk of Police Chief Chris McKinstry


Simple tips to keep your home safe: Remember – Light it UP! Many people ask, how can I keep my house safe from potential burglars?   Here are a few tips about home security lighting to help prevent break-ins to your home: Keep the outside of your home well lit!  Keeping the outside of your home well lit can help to deter any would be criminals by shedding light on all possible areas of entry into your home. This can be done with flood lights or well-placed landscape lighting. Front porch/entryRead More