Can you name this sector of Marion County's economy? About 10 years ago, it experienced a boom and expanded rapidly, only to find its market overbuilt when the economy turned.
The FDA's test of medications believed responsible for the deaths of two thoroughbreds in Ocala revealed varying concentrations of the compounds.
Pass by any Marion County home and there is every likelihood the mechanical hum of compressors and cooling fans is emanating from the back yard like a bee relentlessly looking for a meal.
Florida coach Will Muschamp had a chance to enjoy one of his favorite moments Friday after practice, awarding scholarships to two walk-on players in front of the rest of the team.
School Board candidate Chase Basinger has sent a campaign letter to area pastors stating the nation is plagued by the sins of abortion and homosexuality.
Instead of helping customers with their Social Security benefits, Brick City Bicycles will be helping customers get healthier by selling them bicycles or paddle boards.
Police have identified a woman who readily posed for a picture at a store while holding a stolen credit card last month and have obtained an arrest warrant.
One woman was killed and a man was seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash at East State Road 40 and State Road 19 late Thursday.
Police, community and calendar briefs for Aug. 23, 2014.
Donation boxes set up to collect clothing and the like are popping up all over town and the city of Ocala is requiring permits be obtained for all of them.
A judge has sentenced a man to five years in prison for aggravated battery after the defendant stabbed a man in the chest with a pocket knife because he thought the victim was flirting with his girlfriend.
Police say two women who stole a purse from a Probation and Parole office and later attempted to use a credit card inside the purse have been arrested.
David Bice was about to step into the shower when his dog, Sadie, started scratching and pounding on his bedroom door.
As Bradenton entrepreneur Cash Shelton turned onto Ocala’s College Road in March, he noticed a once-popular-but-now-empty eatery next to Chili’s Grill & Bar.
One man was critically wounded in a shooting in Summerfield late Thursday.
A woman was injured when she lost control of the car she was driving and crashed in Dunnellon early Friday.
Marion County home sales in July increased more than 10 percent over the same month in 2013.
School Board Vice-Chairwoman Angie Boynton has reversed course on fully restoring art and music programs, asking the School District to schedule a new vote to rescind the motion she once supported.
In general, the numerous critics who spoke at Wednesday’s two-hour hearing expressed concern about increased traffic, trespassing and declining property values.
Police say an Ocala man who left his three young kids in his car for hours while he went drinking in a bar has been arrested on three counts of child neglect.