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The Villages Fastest Growing US Metro Area

April 7, 2016 Posted in Golf Cart Injury, The Villages News, Wrongful Death

The Villages retirement community in central Florida most famous for its souped-up golf carts is once again the nation's fastest growing metro area, according to figures released Thursday by the U.S....

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Villages Residents Adding Seat Belts to Golf Carts

March 16, 2016 Posted in Golf Cart Injury, Personal Injury, The Villages News, Villages Auto Accident Attorney, Wrongful Death

Business is booming for a man in The Villages who installs seat belts in golf carts after news of deadly golf cart accidents, including one on Saturday that killed two people. The 65-year-old owner...

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Armed Motorist Arrested in Road Rage Incident

March 8, 2016 Posted in Car Accident Claim, Personal Injury, Tailgating, The Villages News, Villages Auto Accident Attorney

A 61-year-old motorist was arrested Thursday after he pointed a gun at another motorist during a road rage incident. According to an arrest affidavit, the man told Umatilla police that another...

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Emotionally Distracted Driving Leads to Collisions, Study Says

March 4, 2016 Posted in Car Accident Claim, Personal Injury, The Villages News, Villages Auto Accident Attorney, Wrongful Death

Recent research from Virginia Tech’s Transportation Institute found that emotionally charged driving greatly increases one’s risk for becoming involved in an accident. The study found that...

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Part 1: Top 10 Causes of Golf Cart Accidents (10-6)

February 22, 2016 Posted in Golf Cart Injury, Personal Injury, The Villages News, Villages Auto Accident Attorney, Wrongful Death

Golf carts are designed to carry golfers and their golfing gear throughout the duration of their game. These small vehicles come in many different variations, but all have the purpose of carrying...

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Clermont DayCare Director Charged with Child Abuse

February 10, 2016 Posted in Assault & Battery, Criminal Defense, The Villages News

The director of a Clermont day care center has been arrested for allegedly striking a 4-year-old boy and dropping him face down on a mat, according to police. The 41-year-old was charged with two...

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Scams & Fraud Rampant in Central Florida

December 28, 2015 Posted in Criminal Defense, The Villages News, Theft, White Collar Crime

SECO Energy sent out a warning last week to its members to report that a nationwide scam targeting utility customers through email and phone has made its way to the Central Florida area. Several SECO...

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Sumter County Resident Duped in Sweepstake Scam

November 20, 2015 Posted in Personal Injury, The Villages News, Theft

Sumter County Sheriff’s officials are investigating a new scam after a resident paid almost $500 to claim nonexistent sweepstakes winnings. According to reports, the victim — identified as an...

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Man Accused of Trying to Use Counterfeit Money

November 6, 2015 Posted in Criminal Defense, Drug Crimes, The Villages News

A Wildwood man is accused of attempting to pay for his purchase at a convenience store with a counterfeit bill. The 64-year-old was arrested at a Circle K convenience store in Leesburg early Friday...

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