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Plans For Micanopy Music Venue To Advance

The Micanopy Town Commission and its Historic Planning and Preservation Board recently approved plans for a concert venue to move forward. Most at the meeting expressed approval of the plan, saying that unless the town broadens its offerings beyond antique stores , it will struggle. (WUFT News)

Micanopy may soon be home to a new entertainment venue. The Micanopy Town Commission and Planning and Historic Preservation Board recently approved the drafting of an ordinance that would ultimately allow Micanopy Canopy Connection to be used for musical and theatrical performances. Residents who attended the Tuesday meeting applauded the move - saying that it will bring more foot traffic to the town.

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Micanopy Man Collecting Pumpkins To Feed His Farm Animals

Megan D'Andrea left this pumpkin for Johnny Green at his house. D'Andrea started the Micanopy Matters Facebook page and found out about Green's pumpkin collection there. (Photo courtesy of Johnny Green)

Johnny Green is collecting old pumpkins to feed to his four baby pigs and 12 chickens in Micanopy. Green spread the word about his search for old pumpkins through Facebook, and community members have already donated. Green will pick them up around town or community members can drop them off at his Micanopy farm.

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