Driver ticketed after near miss with motorcycle in roundabout

A Sumter County sheriff's deputy was at the scene of an accident at the roundabout at Morse Boulevard and Lake Sumter Landing .

The driver of an automobile was ticketed after a near miss with a motorcyclist at about 8:30 a.m. Thursday at the roundabout at Morse Boulevard and Lake Sumter Landing. The car violated the right of way of the motorcycle in the roundabout, according to the Sumter County Sheriff’s Office. There was no collision, but the […]

National Retiree Legislative Network conducting survey to establish priorities

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The new Villages chapter of the National Retiree Legislative Network (NRLN) is conducting an online future directions survey to establish its priorities. Open to all Villages residents, the survey can be found at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/VillagesR. General survey results will be posted at http://www.nrln.org/CHAPTERS/VILLAGES/villchapter.html. In September, NRLN, an advocacy organization that lobbies Congress on behalf of retirees, […]

Villager leads provocative discussion about Villages Health insurance coverage

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Medicare Advantage programs like The Villages Health coverage through United Healthcare offer better heath care than Original Medicare with supplemental insurance because doctors see fewer patients and take a prevention-centered approach, Villager Jim Stickel told members of The Villages Civil Discourse Club Monday at the Savannah Center. “They’re going to do things to look at […]