News of Note





Hometown Health and Healthy Living Magazine were proud media sponsors of “ALL THAT JAZZ”, Lake-Sumter Community College Foundation's 27th Annual Gala Auction. Held at The Villages Savannah Center, guests were treated to a gourmet dinner, a silent auction, and a live auction.  Beverly and I, along with a couple of our Hometown Health Specialists, took part in supporting higher education in our community.

Our thanks to all the sponsors and attendees.  Proceeds from the event go to LSCC student scholarships and college initiatives to help the students reach their dreams.





Team Hometown Health was on hand as media sponsor for the second consecutive year at the ERA Tom Grizzard “Driving For a Cure” golf scramble at Harbor Hills, benefiting local efforts in the fight against Muscular Dystrophy.

We also talked with Owner/Broker Gus Grizzard about how such community involvement may have played into his agency receiving unprecedented top national ERA honors again this year.


Hometown Health TV, LLC Honors




Hometown Health TV, LLC – the company that produces this program, has received some very special honors these past weeks.

Marc Robertz – President of HHTV and Apple Seed Marketing, was one of 14 business and community leaders honored back in April with a 2012 Lake County Community Service Award. The event was presented by the Lake County League of Cities and Leadership Lake County. Marc took home the Community Service Entrepreneur Award. 

Additionally, Hometown Health TV, LLC was honored as the Outstanding Incubator Client, Non-technology Category by the National Business Incubator Association at their annual conference in Atlanta. Business Incubators are designed to help provide resources, guidance and expertise to small businesses looking to grow and contribute to the local community and economy.




Waterman 2012 Gala Highlights



Often when you think of a hospital setting, the last thing that comes to mind is beauty... not so at Florida Hospital Waterman! ranked Waterman Hospital 4th in "The 25 Most Beautiful Hospitals in the World."  Florida Hospital Waterman is one of only two hospitals in Florida on the list.  Winnie Palmer Hospital for Women and Babies in Orlando was ranked 12th.

Waterman’s spotlight moved from the hospital’s front entrance to the intimate stage setting at Mission Inn. Hometown Health was proud to be a media sponsor the Florida Hospital Waterman Foundation's 2012 Celebration of Life Gala on Sunday, May 6th.

Has the Waterman Heart Center made a difference in the life of someone you know? You can support the Waterman Foundation and learn about other upcoming community events by calling 352-253-3270.

Club Wow



Hometown Health was on hand for the public and VIP opening of Greystone Healthcare Management’s, “The Club at The Villages” - the newest skilled nursing facility to serve The Villages and surrounding area.

You can learn more about The Club at The Villages when you visit their new Hometown Health specialist directory page online - you’ll also find this story when you click the “Club Wow” story link at 


Red Hat Lunch



October is a busy month for Florida Hospital Waterman as they prepare to roll out the red carpet for hundreds of Red Hats across Central Florida.

For tickets and information you can visit the Waterman Foundation web site or call their offices at 352-253-3270.