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    Harvest Freshness from Farmers Markets and U-Pick Places near West Villages
    October 22, 2019
    Uncategorized
    Farm-to-table spots are sprouting up like so many strawberry plants and blueberry bushes, with...
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    Health and Fitness
    October 15, 2019
    Uncategorized
    West Villages is more than just Sarasota County’s most exciting new master-planned community, the...
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    Goal Setting to Finish 2019 Strong
    September 30, 2019
    Family Life, Health
    In under three months, we will say good-bye to 2019 for good! A new...
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    Back-to-School Meal Planning for Busy Families
    September 17, 2019
    Family Life, Health
    If the question, “what are we having for dinner” strikes fear in you on...
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    Fall Décor Trends
    September 10, 2019
    Decorating, Design, Holiday Fun
    School is back in session and fall is approaching. You’d never know it with...
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    Back-to-School Organization Tips
    September 10, 2019
    Family Life
    It’s that time again…everyone is heading back to school! The new routine and schedule...
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    New Books for Your Fall Reading List
    August 14, 2019
    Culture
    Everyone knows the cozy days of fall are the best time to dive into...
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    High-End DIY Home Décor
    August 12, 2019
    Decorating, Design
    Does your space need a refresh? Maybe you just moved into a new home...
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    Ideas for Enjoying the Last Days of Summer
    August 7, 2019
    Family Life
    With summer wrapping up and the first day of school looming, the days of...
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    Operation Staycation: Best Local Beaches
    August 6, 2019
    Around Town, Family Life
    If you haven't had time for a summer vacation yet - or you just...
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    Try These Summer Activities for Children
    July 1, 2019
    Family Life
    Summertime means lots of time with the kiddos. As well as, ample opportunity to...
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    5 Reasons to Move to West Villages
    June 26, 2019
    Buying a House, Family Life, Home Features
    In the market for a new home? There are plenty of neighborhoods out there,...
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    Fourth of July Party Round-Up
    June 24, 2019
    Holiday Fun
    Get your red, white and blue attire together. Fourth of July is all about...
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    Become a Yogi for International Yoga Day
    June 19, 2019
    Health
    Believe it or not, yoga is one of the few activities in the fitness...
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    The Ultimate Father’s Day Gift Guide
    June 5, 2019
    Family Life, Holiday Fun
    Is your Dad (or fatherly figure) THE man? Show him how much you appreciate...
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    Creating An Outdoor Oasis
    June 2, 2019
    Decorating
    Do you think of your backyard as a retreat? If you’re looking to design...
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    Memorial Day Roundup: Patriotic Recipes & Decor
    May 22, 2019
    Decorating, Family Life, Holiday Fun
    “May we never forget freedom isn’t free.” Are you hosting a Memorial Day shindig?...
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    Summer Fun: Local Events for Everyone
    May 17, 2019
    Around Town, Family Life
    Summer is upon us! Soon enough the kids will be out of school and...
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    Top-Rated Schools and Lifelong Learning in West Villages Florida
    May 8, 2019
    Around Town
    With summer approaching and a new school year following, many homebuyers will be evaluating...
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    Mother's Day Fun: The Best in Local Activities & Events
    May 8, 2019
    Around Town, Family Life, Holiday Fun
    Summer is upon How do you plan on showing your appreciation this Mother’s Day?...
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    Go Green: Home Edition
    April 29, 2019
    Family Life, Health
    How “green” are you? What about your home? Everyone can make an impact on...
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    Managing Stress: 5 Simple Ways to Reduce Tension
    April 17, 2019
    Health
    Are you stressed out? Chances are, you answered YES! Modern day stress has reached...
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    Coffee & Cars: 3 Chances to Meet Up!
    April 15, 2019
    Around Town
    Don't miss all three upcoming Coffee & Car meet-up events, taking place at CoolToday...
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    15 Egg-cellent Easter Recipes
    April 8, 2019
    Holiday Fun
    Spring has officially sprung, which means Easter is quickly approaching! Whether you’ll be hosting...
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    Enter to Win a Pair of Tickets to "Evening Under the Stars"
    March 27, 2019
    Contest
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    Atlanta Braves Spring Training Concludes with CoolToday Park Grand Opening
    March 20, 2019
    Around Town
    Batters up! The new Spring Training home of the Atlanta Braves is almost open....
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    Spring Cleaning: Make Your Home Sparkle
    March 13, 2019
    Family Life
    Believe it or not, spring officially arrives this month. Which means, it is time...
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    Get Moving: 6 Simple Ways To Be More Active
    February 27, 2019
    Health
    How is that New Year’s resolution to get fit going? If the intention was...
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    Are You A Responsible Pet Owner?
    February 19, 2019
    Family Life
    February is the month of love! However, it’s also “Responsible Pet Owner” month and...
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    Win Big With These Super Bowl Eats
    January 30, 2019
    Family Life
    Whether you’re hosting a spectacular Super Bowl party or watching the big match-up with...
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    Enter to Win a $25 Pet Supermarket Gift Card (3 Winners)
    January 15, 2019
    Contest
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    Visit Central Bark at Blue Heron Park
    January 14, 2019
    Around Town, Family Life
    West Villages is already known for its nature trails, parks, bike lanes, wide sidewalks...
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    New Year's Eve: Foods and Drinks to Add to Your Celebration
    December 31, 2018
    Holiday Fun
    Celebrating New Year's Eve is a festive way to usher in the next 12...
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    Home Design Trends for 2019
    December 19, 2018
    Decorating, Home Features
    Rose gold, subway tiles, exposed lighting and modern touches were all top home trends...
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    Holiday Traditions: Old & New
    December 18, 2018
    Family Life
    It’s the busiest time of year! Trees to decorate, gifts to purchase, meals to...
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    Tis the Season: Decorating for the Holidays
    November 28, 2018
    Decorating, Family Life
    Are you ready to transform your home for the holidays? Invoke a sense of...
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    Community Profile: IslandWalk
    November 16, 2018
    Newsletters
    IslandWalk at West Villages Florida is always full of activity and fun. There are...
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    Hosting Thanksgiving Dinner
    November 14, 2018
    Decorating, Family Life
    It is officially November, which means it is time to start thinking about the...
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    Welcome Back Snowbirds!
    November 1, 2018
    Around Town, Family Life
    We are glad to see so many of our friends and neighbors back from...
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    Win a $25 Publix gift card from West Villages
    October 31, 2018
    Uncategorized
    Enter to win one of 10 $25 Publix gift cards from West Villages! The...
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    Fall Bucket List
    October 31, 2018
    Around Town, Family Life
    The time for falling leaves and pumpkin everything is in full swing -- and...
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    Breaking Ground for West Villages Marketplace
    October 23, 2018
    Around Town
    Soon enough anything you need (or want) will be found right in your own...
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    How to Host the Ultimate Fall Party
    October 17, 2018
    Family Life
    Are you a professional hostess or a newbie party planner? Even if you are...
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    Are you Ready to Buy Your First Home?
    October 3, 2018
    Buying a House
    Is it finally time to buy a home of your own? Your heart may...
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    Fall DIY Décor for Any Home
    September 12, 2018
    Decorating
    Pumpkins, football, cooler temps -- yep, fall is right around the corner! Even in...
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    Why Buy a New Home?
    August 29, 2018
    Home Features
    There are many advantages to buying a new home Searching for a home is an...
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    The Trends to Watch in Home Design
    August 8, 2018
    Home Features
    With the recent boom in interior design and renovation shows on television and online,...
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    Turning Back-to-School Madness into Magic
    July 31, 2018
    Family Life
    It’s that time of year again. Time to pack away the swimsuits and start...
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    Even dogs want to move to Florida from Michigan
    July 30, 2018
    Family Life
    Our first West Villages Short Story contest concluded at the end of June and...
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    Fazer, who prefers to dine al fresco
    July 30, 2018
    Uncategorized
    Please enjoy another excellent story from a West Villages resident. By Diane Sisko My dog, Fazer...
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    Chance the retriever of convenience
    July 30, 2018
    Family Life
    Our first West Villages Short Story contest concluded at the end of June and...
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    Freddy, My Reward for a Good Deed
    July 30, 2018
    Family Life
    Our first West Villages Short Story contest concluded at the end of June and...
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    Lucie Lynn
    July 30, 2018
    Family Life
    Nadine Baker is an excellent writer who made us feel like we knew Lucie....
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    Katie the Dog
    July 30, 2018
    Family Life
    I thought that my life was complete, a new home, hubby had a good...
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    Miss Goosie’s Girl’s Night Out in West Villages
    July 30, 2018
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