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Sunday, May 19, 2024

Gillum cancels Villages appearance, picks up Morgan & Morgan endorsement

Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Andrew Gillum has canceled his Saturday appearance in The Villages.

The Tallahassee mayor cited concerns in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael.

Both he and GOP opponent Ron DeSantis had been scheduled to appear Saturday in The Villages, but both changed their schedules after the devastating hurricane struck The Panhandle earlier this week.

On Friday, Gillum picked up the endorsement of notorious trial attorney John Morgan of Morgan & Morgan.

Morgan announced the endorsement in a video on Twitter.

Proper maintenance of infrastructure in The Villages ‘non-existent’

A resident describes a pipe problem that is occurring over and over again in his cul-de-sac. Read his Letter to the Editor.

Letter writer missed out on value of golf to The Villages

In a Letter to the Editor, a Village of Buttonwood resident criticizes a previous letter writer who may have missed the point about the value of golf in The Villages.

Eyesore project is becoming serious safety problem

A Village of Pennecamp resident is concerned about an eyesore project near a recreation center. In a Letter to the Editor, he contends it’s become a safety issue.

Must elderly return to work to afford to stay in The Villages?

A Village of Rio Grande resident asks if residents are supposed to go back to work at age 80 to afford to live in The Villages.

Cap the amenity rate and make the golfers pay more

A Village of DeSoto resident, in a Letter to the Editor, says it’s time to cap the amenity rate and make the golfers pay more for upkeep of the courses.