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Wildwood Commission hits reset on process for construction of police station

Wildwood commissioners made the decision Monday during a specially called meeting to basically hit the reset button on the handling of the construction phase...

Wild and woolly ‘Divas vs. Divos’ keeps raucous Savannah Center crowd cheering

Alex Scopino got stuck with stick men. Dawn DiNome popped her sequins. Clark Barrios played that funky “white boy” music. And Sue Schuler was caught...

Wife of GOP gubernatorial hopeful Ron DeSantis to visit The Villages later this week

The Republican Federated Women will host a pair of special guests when they salute the U.S. Constitution from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept....

Village Airport Van driver ticketed after three-vehicle crash on County Road 466

A Village Airport Van driver was ticketed after a three-vehicle crash Monday afternoon on County Road 466. Jamie Danielle Diehlman, 37, of Fruitland Park, had...

Fruitland Park man arrested after allegedly throwing cup of rum at live-in lady friend

A 49-year-old Fruitland Park man was arrested after allegedly throwing a cup of rum at his live-in lady friend. Fruitland Park police were called at...

Humane Society/SPCA of Sumter County names new executive director

The Humane Society/SPCA of Sumter County has named Joseph Sprague Jr. as its new executive director. He brings more than 30 years of experience in the...

Man jailed after allegedly stealing from employer to pay to feed his drug habit

A 29-year-old Fruitland Park man was jailed after allegedly stealing from his employer to pay to feed his drug habit. Scott Michael Bailey contacted law...

New seafood eatery making its debut in Brownwood Paddock Square

Fresh seafood – welcome to Brownwood! After a long-awaited arrival, The Villages’ newest restaurant is opening its doors Monday. Bluefin Grill & Bar will welcome...

Patio villa in The Villages out of compliance after death of its owner

A patio villa in The Villages has been found to be out of compliance after the death of its owner. The property at 17363 SE...

Competency evaluation ordered for Villager who attacked neighbors with bug spray

A competency evaluation has been ordered for a Villager who attacked his neighbors with bug spray. Sumter County sheriff’s deputies were called in April to...

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