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Tuesday, March 2, 2021

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Wildwood’s Elizabeth Cook releasing new album May 29

Wildwood’s Elizabeth Cook releasing new album May 29

Fans of “Outlaw Country” singer Elizabeth Cook can look forward to a new CD coming out May 29. The Wildwood native, who says she’s not good at keeping secrets, let the announcement slip during a performance Sunday night at Gram…
Taste of Italy: Chefs of Napoli

Taste of Italy: Chefs of Napoli

Chefs of Napoli serves up authentic Italian food.   While working in the kitchen of a Wildwood restaurant, chef Salvatore Demenico makes occasional phone calls to his mom in Italy. He might ask a question about an ingredient or how long…
Scripts from Scratch at The Studio Theatre

Scripts from Scratch at The Studio Theatre

Here’s your chance to share that play you’ve been working on. The Studio Theatre at Tierra del Sol is inviting Florida playwrights to submit new plays to “Scripts from Scratch: four plays/two days.” Submission are being accepted now thorugh Nov.…
Person of Interest: Erika Corley

Person of Interest: Erika Corley

Special events planner for the city of Wildwood Vital Stats: Hometown: Wildwood. Single, no children. What I want people to know about Wildwood: We are the hidden gem of Sumter County, perfectly located in the center of this great state.…
Tip a city cop

Tip a city cop

The city of Wildwood quickly pulled together an event to celebrate the Florida Special Olympics Torch Run, according to Erika Corley, the city’s special event planner and park/recreation administration specialist. Wildwood officials and the Wildwood Police Department hosted, seated, and…
On the beat: Wildwood police conducting citizen academy

On the beat: Wildwood police conducting citizen academy

If you’ve ever wondered what it’s like to be a police officer, here’s your chance to find out. The Wildwood Police Department is offering a Citizen Police Academy. The academy starts Tuesday, April 17, and runs from 5:30-8:30pm every Tuesday…
March events bring spring, leprechauns, and bunnies

March events bring spring, leprechauns, and bunnies

March brings a change of season and holiday celebrations, and Mount Dora is making the most of it with three events. The annual Mount Dora Spring Fest, formerly known as the Spring Collectibles, Crafts, and Antiques Show, is celebrating its…
Suds and sips

Suds and sips

If you’re a man who enjoys his brew, but your lovely lady prefers wine, here’s the perfect place to try local microbrews and wine—Backyard Barn Winery & Microbrewery. Not far from The Villages, the farm-based business is at 1945 E.…
Jaw-snapping fun in Wildwood

Jaw-snapping fun in Wildwood

Few things symbolize Florida as much as alligators, and visitors to GatorWorld in Wildwood have an opportunity to see these fascinating creatures up close. Standing on an elevated wooden platform, 15-year-old Mattigan Peddigree of Pennsylvania uses a bamboo cane pole…
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