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    Marion County – For more than 25 years Marion County Fire Rescue firefighters have helped meet the needs of families who are struggling to stay warm and bring joy into their homes during the holiday season. As part of...
    Marion County Parks and Recreation has teamed up with the Marion County Public Library System to provide activities and events at a location near you! Paws & Pages Pet Expo When -  Oct. 14, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Where - Ocala...
    Duke Energy Florida customers could soon see a significant increase in their power bills if a rate hike request is approved by the Florida Public Service Commission. Duke Energy has already applied for a request with the Florida Public Service...
    The Pey It Forward Fun Run is held in honor of Peyton Nicole Evans. On May 9th, 2014, Peyton had an undiagnosed brain arteriovenous malformation (AVM) -- described as an abnormal tangle of blood vessels -- in her brain that...
    Ocala residents will soon be able to enjoy the fine eats of Piesanos. The first Piesanos Italian restaurant opened in 2009, located at 5200 NW 43rd St, Gainesville. Followed by a second location in 2011, located at 5757 SW 75th...
    Ocala, Florida -- Neighbors of a man who is accused of trying to burn down his next door neighbor's house say they believe is innocent. On December 14, 2016, at approximately 6:36 a.m., the Marion County Sheriff's Office responded...
    The Marion County School Board will now head to a courtroom to try and enforce Florida's Eminent Domain statute (73.015) to obtain land for a new school. Marion County Public Schools Public Information Officer, Kevin Christian, said that the school...
    Ocala, Florida -- Hundreds of shoppers came out Thursday to welcome the opening of the new ALDI store on State Road 200. Customers from neighboring communities were so eager to see "their" new store that they began to line up...
    ALDI will open a new store, located at 7579 Southwest Highway 200 this week. To celebrate the opening of the new Ocala store, ALDI will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 8:45 a.m. on Thursday, November 17. The public is invited to...
    Food stamp recipients who received their benefits on an earlier date in October due to Hurricane Matthew will also receive benefits early for the month of November. According to the Florida Department of Children and Families, the early disbursement applies...
    Ocala, Florida — Thrill The World Ocala is back for its sixth year this October which will take place on Saturday October 15 from 4 p.m.- 9 p.m. This is Ocala’s Biggest Fall Festival and you won’t want to miss...
    Ocala, Florida — The Marion County Legal Support Association is now accepting applications for the Mary Sullivan Scholarship Award in the amount of $500.00 for students interested in obtaining a degree in the legal field. Deadline to apply for the...
    Marion County -- For more than 22 months, the Memphis-based auto parts giant, AutoZone, which is worth more than $20 billion, secretly negotiated with City of Ocala and Marion County leaders to build a 444,000-square-foot distribution center in Ocala. Commissioner...
    Marion County -- A woman snapped pictures of a mother bear and her cubs as they played right outside her door. Charlene D. said that she was inside her home when she heard loud noises outside. "At first I thought it was an...
    Ocala, Florida -- Good news for those who shop at ALDI. ALDI is opening a new store in Ocala. The new store will be located on State Road 200, near On Top of the World. Dave Rinaldo, ALDI Haines City Division...
    Ocala, Florida -- A new store is opening in Ocala. Ollie's Bargain Outlet is coming to Ocala and is currently accepting applications for the new store set up. Those hired will be considered for permanent positions once the store is...
    // Ocala, Florida — This year will be the 47th annual God and Country Day festival, Marion County’s largest firework show. Activities begin at noon and will continue until the fireworks are over. Take your family and...
    // Adults living in Marion County who are overweight and diagnosed with prediabetes can take advantage of a program proven to prevent or delay type 2 diabetes. National Diabetes Prevention Program classes are offered by...
      Following the terrorist attack at the Orlando, Florida, nightclub, Pulse, the Orlando Police Department said they had a difficult time tracking down next of kin for the deceased. Investigators said is because many of the cell phones, which belonged...
    // Ocala, Florida -- Premier Pediatrics is hosting their 3rd Annual Community Fair on Saturday, May 14, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event will be held at the Crossroads Church, located at 8070 Southwest...