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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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Local news for Ocala, FL continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

Friday | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Haitian mother returning to her village after lifesaving operation by Daytona Beach doctors

Deline Louigene came to the United States with a tumor in her mouth so large she couldn't eat solid food.

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Friday | The Town Talk

High schools, wake up to later start times - Another viewHigh...

High schools, wake up to later start times - Another view More sleep and a later opening bell can benefit sleep-deprived teens.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Blood Horse

OBS August Yearling Sale Ends With Declines

Ocala Breeders' Sales Co.' s August yearling sale concluded its three-day run Aug. 28 with a second day of open session declines.

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WINK-TV Fort Myers

Woman struck by train, loses arm

BELLEVIEW, Fla.- Authorities say a young woman lost her right arm after being struck by a train in north Florida.

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Customer Interaction Solutions

The Centers names Tim Cowart as CEO [Ocala Star-Banner, Fla. :: ]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Aug. 27--The Centers' board of directors needed look no further than its own interim chief executive officer to fill the facility's top post.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

News 4 Jax

Speeding ticket quota in Florida city?

Waldo chief of police is under investigation. Some of his officers say their chief set quotas for pulling over speeders.

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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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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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