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Marion commissioners bless special use permit for warehouse storage

Marion County commissioners approved a special use permit Tuesday afternoon that will allow for office/warehouse storage use on a three-acre site off S Baseline Road.

Local reggae band Propaganjah playing album release show at O’Malley’s

Popular local reggae band Propaganjah will headline an album release show at O'Malley's Alley in anticipation of their new album on Friday, September 20.
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Local Volkswagen group to host swap meet rescheduled by hurricane Dorian

A local Volkswagen group is looking to host a swap meet that they were forced to reschedule on account of hurricane Dorian earlier this month. 
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Ocala Public Library hosting Fairy Tale Festival on Saturday

The Ocala Public Library will host a Fairy Tale Festival this weekend. 
Vote sign at Precinct 4 in Ocala, Florida

Get out and vote in today’s Ocala election! Polls close at 7 p.m.

Ocala residents have the opportunity to elect a mayor and District 2 council member today. Polls opened this morning at 7 a.m. for the Ocala...

Ocala man killed when cement mixer overturns on Interstate 75

A 58-year-old Ocala man was killed early Monday afternoon when his cement truck overturned on Interstate 75 and was struck by another vehicle.
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College Road Baptist Church hosting children consignment sale this weekend

The College Road Baptist Church will host a Just Between Friends (JBF) consignment sale this weekend for children and baby items. The event sales begin...
Southeastern Livestock Pavilion

Florida Equine Institute & Allied Trade Show coming to Southeastern Livestock Pavilion

The UF IFAS Marion County Master Gardeners will host the 2019 Florida Equine Institute & Allied Trade Show at the Southeastern Livestock Pavilion on Thursday, September 19. 

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Robert Boissoneault Oncology Institute

Local oncology institute calling artists affected by cancer to participate in night of poetry,...

A local oncology institute is calling for local artists affected by cancer to participate in a night of poetry and art at their Ocala location

Man with alcohol on his breath behind bars after attack on 68-year-old Ocala woman

A 61-year-old Ocala man with alcohol on his breath was jailed early Wednesday morning after a bloodied 68-year-old woman called Marion County sheriff’s deputies for help.
Reilly Arts Center

Ocala Symphony Orchestra to kick off season with America-themed show on Oct. 19

The Ocala Symphony Orchestra's season kicks off on Saturday, October 19, 2019 at the Reilly Arts Center (500 NE 9th St)
Fort King National Historic Landmark

Fort King hosting ‘Historic Homesteading’ classes to teach classic work techniques

Fort King will host a series of classes entitled Historic Homesteading to teach classic work techniques to interested residents.

60-year-old man accused of ramming teal pickup into truck at Silver Springs bar

A 60-year-old Silver Springs man was jailed Tuesday night after being accused of ramming his 1999 teal Ford F-150 pickup into another vehicle in the parking lot of a local bar.

Silver Springs man jailed after witnesses report nasty altercation at minimart

A Silver Springs man was arrested at a minimart Wednesday at midnight after several witnesses reported seeing him battering a woman inside her vehicle.

Man with long criminal record and no license arrested after giving officer false name

A man who gave an Ocala Police officer a fake name was arrested early Tuesday morning after being stopped on NW 10th Street.
Ayuttaya Thai Cuisine in Ocala, Florida

Ayuttaya Thai Cuisine serving authentic food in classic setting for two decades

Ayuttaya Thai Cuisine has been offering Ocala residents a chance to experience authentic Thai food in a classic setting for two decades. 

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