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The Villages

Live square entertainment for Sunday, February 23

The Hooligans

Brownwood Paddock Square  |  5:00 PM

Johnny Wild & The Delights

Lake Sumter Landing Market Square  |  5:00 PM

3 For The Road Plus 1

Spanish Springs Town Square  |  5:00 PM

More Headlines

Villagers stand up against apartments before Sumter County Commission

A large group of Villagers spoke out against apartments Tuesday night before the Sumter County Commission. Villages-News.com's Marv Balousek has the story.

6 more local residents succumb to COVID-19 as new cases reported in Villages area

Six more local residents have died of the COVID-19 virus as new cases were identified Tuesday in and around The Villages.

Photos

Flower Near Lake Sumter Landing

Check out this flower being visited by a butterfly near Lake Sumter Landing. Thanks to Ron Clark for sharing!

Great Egret On A Very Windy Morning At Fenney Nature Trail

This great egret caught in a very windy morning at Fenney Nature Trail. Thanks to Sam Boatman for sharing!

Alligator Emerging From Hole

This alligator was spotted emerging from the dark hole behind. Thanks to Ron Clark for sharing!

Letters to the Editor

Wearing a mask is not a political statement

A Village of Belvedere resident, in a Letter to the Editor, argues that wearing a mask is not a political statement.

Business

$28.7 million Lake Sumter Apartment Homes now open to renters

Lake Sumter Apartment Homes, a $28.7 million affordable housing community consisting of 158 apartment homes, is now open to renters.

Crime

T&D Concrete technician jailed after victim reports attack over vehicle speakers

A T&D Concrete technician who lives just outside The Villages found himself behind bars Sunday night after a nasty scuffle with a lady friend over a set of speakers inside her truck.

Opinions

Rush Limbaugh was wrong

Villager John Shamblin, in an Opinion piece, contends that Columnist John Shewchuk was wrong about Rush Limbaugh in a recent column.

Top Stories

Villagers building towering five-bedroom home after fire in 2019

A couple in The Villages is building a towering five-bedroom home after a fire in 2019 destroyed their previous home at that location.

Villagers stand up against apartments before Sumter County Commission

A large group of Villagers spoke out against apartments Tuesday night before the Sumter County Commission. Villages-News.com's Marv Balousek has the story.

6 more local residents succumb to COVID-19 as new cases reported in Villages area

Six more local residents have died of the COVID-19 virus as new cases were identified Tuesday in and around The Villages.

Letters to the Editor

Wearing a mask is not a political statement

A Village of Belvedere resident, in a Letter to the Editor, argues that wearing a mask is not a political statement.

This is not what we were promised

In a Letter to the Editor, a Village of Rio Grande resident contends that apartments in the middle of a residential area in The Villages was not part of founder Harold Schwartz’s vision.

Villages Philharmonic at The Sharon

A Village of Country Club Hills resident has high praise for The Villages Philharmonic Orchestra performance at The Sharon. Read his Letter to the Editor.

Crime

T&D Concrete technician jailed after victim reports attack over vehicle speakers

A T&D Concrete technician who lives just outside The Villages found himself behind bars Sunday night after a nasty scuffle with a lady friend over a set of speakers inside her truck.

California native once popped at Villages Winn-Dixie on drug charge back behind bars

A California native who lives in Belleview and was once busted at Winn-Dixie in The Villages was arrested Sunday on an outstanding warrant for petit theft.

Wildwood man arrested after allegedly biting lady friend’s finger

A Wildwood man was arrested after allegedly biting his lady friend’s finger.