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Saturday, November 12, 2022

Pickup sought after seriously injuring bicyclist in hit-and-run in Summerfield

A pickup truck and its driver are being sought after seriously injuring a bicyclist in a hit-and-run crash in Summerfield.

The 42-year-old Summerfield man had been riding a bicycle at 3:26 a.m. Thursday on the grassy shoulder on northbound U.S. 301 north of SE 142nd Place when the truck’s mirror clipped the bicyclist, according to an accident report from the Florida Highway Patrol.

The bicyclist, who had not been wearing a helmet, was transported to HCA Florida Ocala Hospital.

The truck fled the scene, heading north on U.S. 301. The truck is a 2019 white Ford. The vehicle’s right-side mirror was found at the scene of the accident.

Renting can open the door for buyers in The Villages

A Village of DeLuna resident says that renting can open the door to home ownership in The Villages. However, spending a day or two partying in a rental in The Villages is a recipe for disaster.

What is happening at entry gate into Village of Hawkins?

A Village of Hawkins couple, in a Letter to the Editor, wonders what is going on with the entry gate in their village.

Gary Morse tried to uphold Harold Schwartz’s vision for The Villages

In a Letter to the Editor, a resident contends that Gary Morse tried to uphold Harold Schwartz’s vision for The Villages. But that vision has fallen by the wayside.

Rentals and children in The Villages

A Village of Monarch Grove resident overheard a conversation about rentals in The Villages and it has prompted numerous questions. Read her Letter to the Editor.

Why hasn’t the Daily Sun reported result of fire district vote?

A Village of Sunset Pointe resident is wondering why The Villages Daily Sun has not reported the result of the independent fire district referendum.