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Tag Archives: Ocala
By Lauren Richardson on March 12th, 2014 | Last updated: March 12, 2014 at 4:59 pm
A class-action lawsuit has been filed against the city of Ocala for charging allegedly illegal emergency fire service user fees.
By Logan Ladnyk on February 27th, 2014 | Last updated: February 27, 2014 at 11:58 pm
Ocala National Forest is still recovering from two notable forest fires that resulted in a noticeable loss of tree cover.
By Photo Staff on February 26th, 2014 | Last updated: February 26, 2014 at 6:25 am
Archaeologists and artists gathered in Ocala for the fourth annual Silver River Knap-In.
By Amber Riccinto on January 20th, 2014 | Last updated: January 20, 2014 at 12:10 pm
A number of Ocala-area churches gathered on Sunday evening to honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.
By Perri Konecky on January 10th, 2014 | Last updated: January 10, 2014 at 5:28 pm
A 21-year-old Ocala man has been arrested in connection with the arson investigation in fall 2013 of law enforcement official’s personal and service vehicles.
By Kathryn Varn on January 7th, 2014 | Last updated: January 7, 2014 at 3:48 pm
The Marion County Commission struck down tax proposals to fund a project to build a baseball stadium that would eventually become home to the Yankee’s Tampa Class A affiliate minor-league team.
By Michael Pappa Jr. and Ethan Magoc on December 20th, 2013 | Last updated: December 20, 2013 at 11:36 am
Of 24 towns contacted in North Central Florida, 18 sent their mayor’s emails free of charge to WUFT. The others posed fees, lack of archived emails and other problems when confronted with a request for the public records.
By Jorge Perez on December 6th, 2013 | Last updated: December 9, 2013 at 8:41 am
Marion County Sheriff’s Office joins in on the efforts of helping local food pantries.
By Peta-Gay Sheerwood on December 3rd, 2013 | Last updated: December 3, 2013 at 3:28 pm
A vote on sales tax will determine whether or not Ocala will begin construction for the proposed Tampa Yankees baseball stadium. The commission will meet again on Dec. 17 to discuss a proposed ordinance for voting methods.
By Lauren Lettelier on December 2nd, 2013 | Last updated: December 3, 2013 at 3:05 pm
A robbery and shooting at an Ocala barber shop Saturday has caused the shop owner to increase nighttime security.