Teens transported from scene of rollover crash near Texas Roadhouse

Emergency personnel were on the scene of a crash Friday evening near Texas Roadhouse

Emergency personnel were called to the scene of a rollover accident Friday evening near Texas Roadhouse restaurant on U.S. Hwy. 27/441. It was a single-vehicle crash, according to the Lady Lake Police Department. The 17-year-old male driver and a 19-year-old male passenger were both transported to Ocala Regional Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

Villages residents buzzing about trees cut down on Buena Vista Boulevard

Trees cut down on Buena Vista Boulevard will be replaced by new varieties.

Residents have been buzzing about an entire row of trees that has been cut down and removed on Buena Vista Boulevard near the Villages Polo Fields. The decision, made by Villages Property Management, was one of necessity. Originally believed by several observers to be Live Oaks were, in fact, Bradford Pears. Approximately 20 trees were disposed of and the […]

County says ‘no thanks’ to CDD 3’s offer for speed control signs

A speed sign in place in Lady Lake,

Sumter County has said “no thanks” to Community Development District 3’s offer to install a speed control device on a county sign. In June, CDD 3 Supervisor Gail  Lazenby, who spent his career in public safety including several years with the Villages Public Safety Department, had recommended that CDD 3 purchase a solar-powered speed control sign […]

Two homes ransacked at Del Webb Spruce Creek

Spruce Creek Golf and Country Club

Two homes were reportedly ransacked this week at Del Webb Spruce Creek. Both homes are located on SE 97th Terrace Road. A friend went to one of the homes to check on it Thursday as the homeowners are out of town, according to an incident report from the Marion County Sheriff’s Office. The man entered […]

Man arrested after altercation at Del Webb Spruce Creek

Cory Cronin

A 26-year-old man was arrested after an altercation at a home in Del Webb Spruce Creek. Marion County sheriff’s deputies were called at 10 p.m. Thursday to a home on SE 97th Avenue. Cory Cronin, 26, of Ocklawaha, was arrested on a charge of domestic battery after witnesses said he grabbed a woman by the […]

Detective seeks help from public to nab Villages burglary suspects

This woman is being sought by law enforcement in connection with a burgarly in The Villages.

A detective with the Sumter County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in hopes of apprehending a Villages burglary suspect. The female suspect went to the door of the home on Isleworth Circle in the Village of Pinellas at Evans Prairie on Tuesday and looked directly into a surveillance camera. In the video surveillance, she […]