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Ocala City Council District 3 Candidate: Jay Musleh

By on October 6th, 2013 | Last updated: October 8, 2013 at 12:49 pm

Incumbent District 3 City Councilman Jay Musleh is running for his first full term as a city council member. Musleh says his experience as a banker and his one-and-a-half-year term as a city council member qualifies him to serve a full term.

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Ocala City Council District 1 Candidate: Brent Malever

By on October 6th, 2013 | Last updated: October 8, 2013 at 12:49 pm

Brent Malever is running for the District 1 seat on Ocala’s City Council in Oct. 15’s general election. His only opponent is incumbent Suzy Heinbockel, who’s been in office since 2009.

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Ocala City Council District 3 Candidate: Aaron Fiehn

By on October 6th, 2013 | Last updated: October 9, 2013 at 2:50 pm

Aaron Fiehn is running for Ocala City Council because he wants to represent the people. Fiehn said he’s a common man, and that he relates to the people of Ocala.

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Honda’s Project Drive-In Saves an Ocala American Tradition

By on September 30th, 2013 | Last updated: October 1, 2013 at 8:36 am

The Ocala Drive-­In was one of nine outdoor theaters across the nation to receive a free digital projection system from American Honda Motor Co., through its Project Drive‐In initiative.

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Ocala Carnival To Raise Money For Local Charities

By on September 27th, 2013 | Last updated: September 27, 2013 at 10:46 am

The Last Stop Carnival debuts mid-October in Ocala and will donate all proceeds to charity.

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5 Vehicle Collision Shut Down I-75 in Ocala

By on September 22nd, 2013 | Last updated: September 22, 2013 at 12:47 pm

An accident on the southbound lanes had significant impact on traffic for about an hour, but no injuries were reported.

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Why An Ocala Community Garden Might Help Solve Food Safety Concerns

By 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.

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Ocala’s $200,000 Downtown Renovation Should Help People Stop Slipping On Its Bricks

By 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.

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Police: Ocala man shot three others after video prank

By 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.

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Double arm amputee competes in Ironman Triathlons

By 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.

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