Villagers this year donated $21,245 in a campaign to ensure that every World War II veteran living in The Villages as of Pearl Harbor Day, 2019, has a commemorative brick in their name at Veterans’ Memorial Park of The Villages, said Tom Miller, president and chaplain of the nonprofit group.…

With the holidays coming up, people are preparing to buy gifts for friends and family or send out shipments and packages of gifts. The United States Postal Service requests that people send out packages earlier this year given the challenges with the COVID-19 pandemic and the expectation tha…

Just in time for the holidays, Savannah Center reopens Friday. And the reopening will bring a flurry of holiday entertainment. A combination of lifted restrictions and readiness of acts to perform provided the opportunity to reopen, said Brian Russo, director of entertainment for The Village…

The Sharon L. Morse Performing Arts Center will offer five new opportunities for live entertainment in November and December. Featuring stand-up comedy, cabarets and classical concerts, The Sharon staff are excited to showcase talent which has been cooped up in the past several months, said …

More than 300 people gathered for a solemn purpose Wednesday morning during the annual Veterans Day ceremony at Veterans’ Memorial Park of The Villages. Veterans from World War II, the Korean and Vietnam wars, and other conflicts stood proudly during the ceremony as an adoring community lavi…

Johnson was introduced to pottery at a community college near his Michigan home and he was smitten with the medium. After two years, he enrolled in the Eastern Michigan University where he majored in fine arts, developing a love for working with his hands that last to this day in glass-fusio…

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Rhonda Waters pulls a piece of pottery from a kiln while doing a project in a Japanese pottery style called Raku on Wednesday at her home shop in the Village of Chitty Chatty.

Rhonda Waters took the opportunity to create her dream workshop when she and her husband decided to build their own home in the Village of Chitty Chatty. Waters is a welder and uses metal working to make art and express herself. Waters and her husband, Jan, built a large garage for their hom…

Neighbors from the Village of Pine Hills gave back to their community on Oct. 4 with a driveway concert and funds and clothing collection for Share The Blessing, a program that gives back to Fruitland Park Elementary School.

Residents transformed themselves into monsters, roller-coaster riders at a theme park and police officers chasing robbers on the scene — all at the drop of a hat.

Moving the lanai furniture to a safe location in case of a hurricane isn’t yet on the roster of service provided by Caring Neighbors. But it might be soon.  

Bob Marano waved to, and chatted with, his friends as he arrived at the Lady Lake Little League baseball field on Aug. 27. But he doesn’t remember anything after heading to home plate.