Fort Island Gulf Beach: Beautiful, Close, and Free!

House exterior and lawn at Minto Olympia in Wellington Florida

Fort Island Gulf Beach: Beautiful, Close, and Free! One of the best remedies for the end of summer blues is to visit a local attraction that just so happens to be stunningly beautiful, close to home, and completely free of charge. That place is known as Fort Island Gulf Beach! Located at the end of…

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Perennial Plant Feature Fall Asters

PERENNIAL PLANT FEATURE FALL ASTERS Dr. Leonard Perry, Extension Professor University of Vermont There are many reasons to use fall-blooming asters in landscapes. There is much variety in this large group of hardy perennials, coming in various heights and showy flower colors. You’ll find selections in all shades of red, pink, purple, white, and even…

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Stone Crab Season is October 15 to May 15

Stone Crab Season is October 15 to May 15 Florida stone crabs are known around the world for their delicious claw meat. But did you know that many of the stone crabs on menus around the country come from right here near the Villages of Citrus Hills? Whether you prefer them served cold with mustard…

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Minto Communities wins nine Sand Dollar Awards

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Minto Communities wins nine Collier Building Industry Association 2015 Sand Dollar Awards for The Isles of Collier Preserve in Naples The Isles of Collier Preserve by Minto Communities was recognized with nine Collier Building Industry Association (CBIA) 2015 Sand Dollar Awards at the annual Sand Dollar Awards Banquet on September 26 at the Ritz-Carlton Tiburon in…

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Day Trip to Ozello

Day Trip to Ozello Right here in Citrus County we have a rural 9-mile stretch of road known as the Ozello Trail…and, to those who travel it, it is stunning. This little section of Citrus County offers locals the perfect combination of water and land in a perfectly natural environment. You simply will not believe…

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Our Waterways Make Life Special at Callawassie Island

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Our Waterways Make Life Special Living and Playing on the Water Cross the causeway to Callawassie Island and you’re sure to agree: The beauty of the Lowcountry begins with its waterways. Winding rivers and creeks, vast stretches of salt-marsh, and the daily swing of high and low tides encourage you to draw a deep breath…

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Minto presents Downtown Festival Grand Opening at new Festival™ resort townhome community in Orlando

Minto presents Downtown Festival Grand Opening at new Festival™ resort townhome community in Orlando A grand opening for Minto’s just completed Downtown Festival is on October 10. Minto Communities presents the grand opening of Downtown Festival within Minto’s newest luxury resort townhome community – Festival™ – in Orlando, Florida. Festival offers uniquely designed luxury townhomes…

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