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Seeds of Peace educator to speak at Belvedere Library in The Villages

The Thursday, Sept. 20 meeting of World Beyond War-Central Florida will feature Richard Romeo, an educator and facilitator for Seeds of Peace. Romeo will describe...

Ocala motorcyclist pronounced dead at scene of fiery crash

An Ocala motorcyclist was pronounced dead Thursday night at the scene of a fiery crash in Marion County. Randall Long, 59, had been riding the...

Lane closure to create delays near Lake Weir High School

Motorists traveling northwest on SE Maricamp Road between SE 108th Terrace Road and Oak Road (at Lake Weir High School) will experience a temporary...

Silver Lake Executive Golf Course improvements to be unveiled next week

Improvements will be unveiled next week at Silver Lake Executive Golf Course. The new practice green is located in the area of the old first...

Ocala man who scouted out sniper’s nest sentenced to 15 years

An Ocala man was sentenced to prison Wednesday on several charges related to a terror threat. Fifth Circuit Judge Anthony Tatti sentenced 20-year-old Jonathan Thomas...
Wal-Mart in Summerfield on U.S. Hwy. 441.

Men sought after taking slow cooker off Wal-Mart shelf and returning it for cash

A Marion County sheriff’s deputy was called Monday to the Wal-Mart in Summerfield after two men took a slow cooker off the shelf and...

Tip leads to arrest of Ocala man on 20 counts of child pornography

Marion County sheriff’s detectives arrested an Ocala man Tuesday afternoon after finding child pornography on his home computer. Brian Robert Altobello, 43, was charged with...

CNN’s Wolf Blitzer to moderate debate between Bill Nelson and Rick Scott

CNN’s Wolf Blitzer is set to moderate a nationally-televised debate Oct. 16 in Florida’s U.S. Senate race. It’s expected to be a key face-off between...

Wildwood Commission overrules magistrate on Villages’ Developer’s request to alter comprehensive plan

Wildwood commissioners on Monday night voted to overrule the city’s special magistrate and include all of the elements requested by The Villages Land Company...

Wildwood commissioners slash property taxes, prepare to adopt $45.2 million budget

Wildwood commissioners on Monday night heard the first reading of a resolution to adopt a $45.2 million budget that includes a 9 percent decrease...

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