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Pat Jocelyn

Pat Jocelyn worked at IBM for 28 years where she held several staff and managerial positions and taught management and employee development classes. After her retirement, she started a second career in journalism and has won several Florida Press Club awards for her insightful and heartfelt feature writing.
Masterful Teaching

Masterful Teaching

“If something good hasn’t happened yet, it means you aren’t at the end of your painting – know the magic…
A Life Ruled by Alcohol

A Life Ruled by Alcohol

“I never said, ‘Hey, give me a double of that stuff that cost me my wife; give me another shot…
Unsung Heroes of The Villages

Unsung Heroes of The Villages

Full-time Villagers surely remember those not-so-long-ago humid summer days that continuously hovered in the mid-90s. They turn carefully coiffed hairdos…
MEET A VILLAGER: Ron Strafford

MEET A VILLAGER: Ron Strafford

PHOTO: Matthew Gaulin Sightless in a Sighted world Ron Strafford, 80, and his wife of 57 years, Angie, discuss Ron’s…
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