The Villages Theater Company to present ‘Identity Crisis’ on Two Buck Tuesday

The cast of "Identity Crisis."

The Villages Theater Company will present “Identity Crisis” during a Two Buck Tuesday performance at Mulberry Grove Recreation Center. Bob Petrucelli will direct the show at 11:45 a.m. Tuesday, Sept 26. “Identity Crisis” is a comedy that involves a devious paparazzi who says  she has found “Amelia Earhart’s luggage” in the baggage claim area of  […]

Semi overturns, spills lumber onto Florida Turnpike in Lake County


A semi overturned Friday, spilling lumber onto the Florida Turnpike in Lake County. Selwyn Corrica, 58, of Ocala, was at the wheel of the northbound semi which traveled onto the left shoulder at 5:30 p.m. at Mile Marker 276, according to an accident report from the Florida Highway Patrol. Corrica overcorrected and the semi overturned, […]

Collection of debris from Hurricane Irma could take up to three additional weeks

Yard debris awaits pick up in the Village of Winifred.

Editor’s Note: The Villages District Office issued this update Friday on collection of debris from Hurricane Irma. Federal Emergency Management Agency-approved hauler Crowder Gulf, Inc. is collecting debris seven days a week from 7 a.m. until approximately 7:30 p.m. in The Villages. The contractor will complete one collection throughout The Villages community which is anticipated to […]