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By Hanna Marcus on September 6th, 2013 | Last updated: September 6, 2013 at 9:08 pm
A non-profit organization works to plant free community gardens in Ocala, creating an edible landscape.
By Hanna Marcus on August 29th, 2013 | Last updated: August 29, 2013 at 6:10 pm
The project will renovate the city’s original gazebo and will add a stage area, an additional plaza and a newly designed, less slippery star pattern made of bricks to the center of the square. Construction began June 10, and it is still in the works.
By Associated Press on June 3rd, 2013 | Last updated: June 3, 2013 at 2:13 pm
One of the victims played a prank on Andrew Joseph Lobban, 31, when they went shooting one time and took a video of it, police said. The victim then shared the video with the other victims, who laughed and teased Lobban.
By Jillian Baach on April 24th, 2013 | Last updated: April 24, 2013 at 2:00 pm
Hector Picard, a double-armed amputee, doesn’t let his lost limbs keep him from competing. The Ironman competitor inspires others to push through adversity to reach a goal.
By Alex de Armas on April 15th, 2013 | Last updated: April 15, 2013 at 2:49 pm
About 500 troops from around the country have been training in Ocala for the last 70 days to respond to natural disasters and terrorist attacks. Their training included practicing rescues from various locations and getting familiar with the decontamination process used after a biological weapon attack.
By Missy Perez on April 9th, 2013 | Last updated: April 9, 2013 at 6:05 pm
The April 15 closing of the Ocala International Airport control tower was delayed by the Federal Aviation Administration to June 15.
By Chris Peralta on March 25th, 2013 | Last updated: March 26, 2013 at 4:22 pm
Saturday’s storms leave area homes without power.