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Sunday, May 19, 2024

‘Majority Rules’ fundraiser at Everglades will bolster DAR projects

Villagers can help support the work of the John Bartram Chapter, NSDAR by attending the “Majority Rules” game event set for 6 p.m. April 14 at the Everglades Recreation Center. DJ Ric Mitchell will serve as host.

Tickets are $10 and can be obtained by calling (734) 788-7097. 

One of the many service projects recently undertaken by the DAR chapter in The Villages is support of area schools. Checks were presented to the media specialists of Wildwood Elementary, Wildwood Intermediate, and Wildwood Middle High schools and the Fruitland Park Elementary School.

The National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) is a women’s service organization whose members can trace their lineage to an individual who contributed to securing American independence during the Revolutionary War.

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.