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Spanish Springs assisted-living facility back on Lady Lake agenda

The Lady Lake Commission on Wednesday will consider approval of a 33,100-square foot assisted living facility to be constructed in Spanish Springs. Commissioners gave their informal approval of the Titan Assisted Living Facility and Memory Care Center at a special … Read more...

Sept. 4: Welcome home celebration for WWII Veterans

Villages Honor Flight, Inc. would like you to join in the Homecoming Welcome for the WWII veterans returning from their one-day Villages Honor Flight to Washington DC.  Entertainment by The Villages Twirlers and Band, Villages Cheerleaders, Clown Alley 179 and "Scooter the … Read more...

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A giant Swallowtail Butterfly in The Villages.

A giant Swallowtail Butterfly in The Villages. Photo courtesy of Ron Clark. … Read more...

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Where in The Villages is this pub located? Click here and comment to guess.

Where in The Villages is this pub located? Photo courtesy of Ron Clark. … Read more...

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Frank and June Truglio appear in a float at a past Italian Parade in The Villages.

Deadline nearing for applications for Italian American, Oktoberfest parades

The Resident Parade Committee is accepting applications from clubs in The Villages for both the Italian American and the Oktoberfest parades. The Italian American … Read More

Billie Edwards shows off a piece of her artwork Sunday. She was the winner in Sunday's VAA show.

The Villages Art League planning for 17th Annual Artist Showcase

Members of The Villages Art League invite you to attend the 17th Annual Artist Showcase celebrating 25 Years of Art in The Villages.  The Artist Showcase will be held … Read More

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District flu shot program scheduled to kick off on Sept. 11

The 2014 District Flu shot program is starting on Thursday, Sept. 11. The program will take place at two Regional Recreation Centers (Savannah and Lake Miona). Please … Read More

Village Cheerleaders accepted the ice bucket challenge from The Villages Twirlers.

Village Cheerleaders accept ice bucket challenge from The Villages Twirlers

A group of feisty folks from The Villages Twirlers and Drum Corps. started a ball rolling last week -- demonstrating their commitment to the current ALS ice bucket craze … Read More

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Applications for lottery for Fall Craft Show will be due by Sept. 24

Attention Villages crafters, applications for the 2014 Fall Craft Show will be collected in September. All resident crafters interested in participating in the lottery … Read More

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Barry Evans

Demons II

Last week I wrote about the demons in computers.  I found a goodly number of scoffers who said that I was imagining things – at the best.  Well, just … Read more...

Dr. Gabe Mirkin

Sinead O’Connor’s Fibromyalgia

Sinead O’Connor is an Irish singer and songwriter who became famous in the late 1980s and has been a strong moralist, speaking out against war and … Read more...

Kevin Derby

Rick Scott, Charlie Crist land attacks as general election campaign takes off

Having blown out their competition in the primaries earlier this week, Gov. Rick Scott and former Gov. Charlie Crist honed their lines of attack on … Read more...

Obituaries in The Villages, FL

Elinor May Teerlink

Elinor May Teerlink, 83, of The Villages, Florida, passed from this life Friday, August 29, 2014. She was born and raised in Chicago, IL and for several years was a claims agent in the insurance … Read more...

Harold E. Casto

Harold E. Casto, 78 , son of the late Fred and Ollie Casto, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday morning, Aug. 26, 2014, at his home in The Villages, Fla. Harold was a longtime resident of Parkersburg … Read more...

Bernard Kampschroer

Bernard “Bernie” Hugh Kampschroer passed away Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, from complications of Parkinson’s disease. He was born Jan. 8, 1938, in La Crosse to Lillian and Bernard Kampschroer. He married … Read more...

Linda Combee

Linda D. Combee was born October 2, 1945 in Yarmouth, Maine and passed away peacefully at her home in Lady Lake, Florida surrounded by loved ones on Monday September 1, 2014. Linda moved to Florida as … Read more...

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One That Got Away….

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Some More Summer 2014 Season Special Moments

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Softball’s Fall 2014 opening day less than two weeks away

-Sal Riggio reporting/photos Up North, car trunks are being packed for the return trip to The Villages.  The Fall 2014 Villages Softball Season is around the corner.  Many players are healing from … ...Read more...