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World’s Funniest City Manager sizes up America’s Funniest Waitress

Columnist Barry Evans, who could have been considered the World’s Funniest City Manager, sizes up America’s Funniest Waitress, a new columnist at Villages-News.com.

The Villages Daily Sun misleading readers about Sumter County impact fees

A Villager writing in an Opinion piece contends that The Villages Daily Sun is misleading readers about Sumter County impact fees.

Villager worried about availability of vaccine feels abandoned by Gov. DeSantis

A Villager worried about the availability of the COVID-19 vaccine has some harsh words for Gov. Ron DeSantis.

America’s Funniest Waitress makes debut as weekly columnist

Lisa DeMarco is a waitress at Billy’s Cafe. She is joining Villages-News.com as a columnist. Enjoy her debut column!

Many cases of COVID-19 come from people with no symptoms

Dr. Gabe Mirkin warns that many cases of COVID-19 come from people with no symptoms. He offers some advice to protect yourself.

Data shows we need to prioritize who gets the vaccine

Writing in an Opinion piece, Villager John Kastura contends data shows we need to prioritize who gets the COVID-19 vaccine.

The Villages Developer and his representatives should set a better example

We’re disgusted by the lack of mask wearing and social distancing among some area residents – members of The Villages brass included – and we bet you feel the same way.

Tea is much better than coffee

Columnist Barry Evans loves a good cup of tea. Coffee? No, thank you.

Safety of the Messenger RNA Vaccines for COVID-19 

Dr. Gabe Mirkin writes about the safety of the Messenger RNA Vaccines for COVID-19. 

No need to wait until July for decision on impact fees

Villager Jay Kaplan, writing in an Opinion piece, says there is no need to wait until July for decision on impact fees in Sumter County. He reacts to Tuesday's decision by commissioners to punt until the summer.

President Trump needs to be impeached

Villager Miles Zaremski, writing in an Opinion piece, makes the case for President Trump’s impeachment.

An open letter to public officials about lack of plan for vaccine

In an open letter to public officials, a Villager raises questions about the lack of a plan for vaccines to protect residents from the Coronavirus.

Health care workers need the COVID-19 vaccine first 

A reader from Marion County has been reading all of the comments about the COVID-19 vaccine and she has something to say about who should have priority.

The Villages Daily Sun’s slant on raising impact fees on the Developer

Villager David Bussone, writing in an Opinion piece, said it is disheartening to see the pre-emptive slant The Villages Daily Sun has put on the possibility of raising impact fees on the Developer.

The Blond in the House is taking organ lessons

Columnist Barry Evans writes that the Blond in the House is taking organ lessons. It got him thinking about music.

Panic over hard-to-find vaccine doses reminds us of the importance of masks

The panic over hard-to-find COVID-19 vaccine doses reminds us of the importance of wearing masks during this pandemic.

Lake County chairman admits residents unhappy with vaccine process  

The chairman of the Lake County Commission, writing in an Opinion piece, admits that residents are unhappy with the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccine in the county. He explains what will happen next.

Cold weather exercise in 2021

Dr. Gabe Mirkin warns that this winter is more dangerous than previous winters because cold weather increases your risk for COVID-19. He offers some advice.