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Ocala, Florida is located in Marion County. Zip codes in Ocala, FL include 34480, 34475, and 34471. The median home price in Ocala is $121,900 which is roughly $59/per square foot. More Ocala information.

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7 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Police: Denied marriage request spurs attack

Police: Denied marriage request spurs attack Authorities say an elderly man was beaten after he refused another man's permission to marry his girlfriend.

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13 hrs ago | Colorado Springs Independent

Facebook selfie leads cops to shoplifter

Police charged Danielle Saxton, 27, with shoplifting from a boutique in West Frankfort, Ill., after investigators saw pictures of her wearing the stolen clothing and jewelry that she posted on Facebook.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Blood Horse

Big Drama Colt Leads OBS Select Session

Hip #75, a colt by Big Drama, brought $230,000 to top the Ocala Breeders' Sales Co.'

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Daily Kos

Reflections of Privilege Past

In 1989 I was six years old and my family had decided to leave the suburbs of Atlanta so that my father could take a new job as a chef working at the Hilton in Ocala Florida.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

CBS 3 Springfield

Amherst Fire Department celebrates new truck

The Amherst Fire Department welcomed a new member of its fleet late Saturday morning as department chaplain Bruce Arbour blessed a new pumper truck during a short ceremony.

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NBC2 News

FMPD investigating strong-arm robbery

Police say two juveniles approached an elderly woman who was walking to the bus stop.

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Palm Beach Post

Wellington charter review group continues work

Members of the village's charter review task force met again this week, continuing their work to consider changes to Wellington's core governing document.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Drudge Retort

Bar Patrons Beat Up Abusive Parent

A dad who left his three young kids in a car for hours while he drank at an Ocala, Florida, bar this week was beaten up by patrons and arrested by police when they arrived after 1 a.m. Joshua Delong, 28, was found by police bloody and on the ground outside Dr. B's Bar.

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Click Orlando

Ocala police issue warrant for woman who posed for pic with stolen credit card

Police issued the warrant for Mashana Harris, 26, on Friday on charges of fraudulent credit card use and identity theft in the July incident.

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NBC2 News

Fort Myers man arrested in drug bust

On Thursday at around 5:30 a.m., Fort Myers Police executed a search warrant at a home in the 3000 block of Second Street.

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NBC2 News

NBC2 will be temporarily off air overnight

We have a programming note for NBC2 viewers. We are making major upgrades to our systems to better serve Southwest Florida.

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WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

NAACP says Floirda city ordinance on 'Saggy Pants' targets black men

Civil rights activists in Central Florida are challenging one city's new ordinance banning saggy pants, CNN affiliate WKMG reports.

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WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

Police: thieves stole $50K in 4-H farm equipment

Police are looking for thieves who took nearly $50,000 in farm equipment that was to be used to teach children about agriculture at Marion County's 4-H farm.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Hernando Today

Three attorneys seek to unseat incumbent in 5th Judicial Circuit

Mary Hatcher, Denise Lyn, Bo Samargya and Kautz are running in the non-partisan 5th Judicial Circuit, Group 3 race.

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NBC2 News

PD: Dad leaves kids in car to drink, gets beat up by bar patrons

A man is accused of leaving his three children in a car while he drank beer at an Ocala bar, according to the local police department.

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Blood Horse

Champion Benny the Bull to Bridlewood in 2015

His fee has not yet been determined. A $2.3-million earner who was undefeated during his championship season of 2008, Benny the Bull previously stood at Winding Oaks Farm while also shuttling to Brazil each of the last three years.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

RV Business

Inc. 5000 List Includes A Florida RV Dealership

America Choice RV, an Ocala, Fla., dealership - which bills itself a leader in providing recreational vehicles, as well as service and parts -announced it has made Inc .magazine's Inc. 5000 list.

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Lowering the Bar

Meanwhile in Florida, Pants Continue to Vex

As the nation wrestles with difficult issues of race, violence, civil rights, and foreign entanglements, one community has yet another seemingly intractable problem to deal with: saggy pants.

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The Orlando Sentinel

Get details about controlling, managing Type 2 diabetes

The University of Florida/Marion County Extension Service will present "Take Charge of Your Diabetes ," a 9-part series about controlling and managing Type 2 diabetes in adults, at On Top of the World's Master the Possibilities Learning Education Center, 8415 S.W. 80th St., Ocala.

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Seven Days

News Quirks

Police investigating the theft of a wallet found a photograph of the suspect after she used the stolen credit card at a beauty-supply store in Ocala, Fla.

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