lakefront lakefront  /ˈleɪkf ˌrənt/

Definition(s):

  • (n) land bordering a lake

Usage(s):

  1. In the lakefront city of Hangzhou in eastern China, grammar-school students recently attended a lecture by their principal on the evils of the group.
  2. Even on the lakefront, the air stank.
  3. That includes Camp Oakledge, a 420-acre lakefront retreat in the Missouri Ozarks with a mile of shoreline.

News

  1. PointOne Holdings, a Real Estate Investment Company from the Southeast, Purchases Lakefront Vista Apartments in ...

    PointOne Holdings, a real estate investment company based in Plantation, Florida, announced the acquisition of Lakefront Vista Apartments in Marietta, Georgia. PointOne Holdings purchased the 222-unit apartment community for $10.9 million. (PRWeb June 18, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/pointoneholdings/multifamilyacquisition/prweb10831434.htm
    on June 18, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. New commuter airline lands at Lakefront Airport

    Paul Murphy / Eyewitness News Email: pmurphy@wwltv.com | Twitter: @pmurphywwl NEW ORLEANS -- Southern Airways Express landed Monday afternoon at the Lakefront Airport. Customers will soon be able to book a flight on this new commuter airline to Destin, Panama City Beach, Gulf Shores, Memphis, Jackson and Birmingham. Southern Airways CEO Stan Little says New Orleans is important to his company ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans

  3. Lakefront Festival of Arts starts Friday

    MILWAUKEE — Work from more than 175 artists will be displayed and sold this weekend on Milwaukee's lakefront. The Milwaukee Art Museum's Lakefront Festival of Arts starts Friday and runs through Sunday on the museum's grounds.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

Quotes

  1. "Personally, I love the idea of the athletes on the lakefront," Ueberroth said.
    on Apr 14, 2007 By: Peter Ueberroth Source: USA Today

  2. "The slogan is, 'Come out and play' -not 'come out and pay.' We want to revisit this. People own the lakefront. People own the beach. In this economy, that's the only vacation people can afford," Allen said. "I don't think the numbers I've...
    on Jun 30, 2009 By: Tom Allen Source: Chicago Sun-Times

  3. - New York Times columnist David Brooks called him "Fast Eddie Obama, the promise-breaking, tough-minded Chicago pol who'd throw you under the truck for votes ...... the whole Chicago package: an idealistic, lakefront liberal fronting a...
    on Jul 3, 2008 By: David Brooks Source: Marshall News Messenger

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