78-acre prescribed burn taking place in Marion County

A 78-acre prescribed burn is being conducted in the area of State Road 35and NE 24 Street, Silver Springs State Park in Marion County. Motorists are urged to use caution when traveling in the area as visibility may deteriorate quickly especially during the night time and early morning hours. Motorists are reminded to reduce their […]

License plate stolen from DISH Network vehicle

A license plate was reportedly stolen from a DISH Network vehicle over the weekend in Summerfield. An employee reported that the license plate had been removed from a 2005 Ford van on Friday, Saturday or Sunday while it was parked on SE 109th Avenue, according to an incident report from the Marion County Sheriff’s Office.

NRLN meeting this month in The Villages to focus on protecting pension plans, reserving Social Security and Medicare

A meeting later this month of the new Villages chapter of the National Retiree Legislative Network (NRLN) will focus on protecting pension plans, preserving Social Security and Medicare. The meeting will be held from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Feb. 23 at the Laurel Manor Recreation Center. Guest speakers will include NRLN president Bill Kadereit […]