Local News for Ocala, Florida


Calendar for Sept. 23, 2019

TODAYBingo: Doors open 9 a.m., bingo 11 a.m., Angela S. Santos VFW Post 4781, 9401 SW 110th St. Call 873-4781. Lunch offered 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.Book sale: 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Fort McCoy Public Library, 14660 NE County Road 315, Fort McCoy. Call 438-2560.Retired Nurses of Citrus and Marion counties: 11 a.m., West Marion Community Hospital Medical READ MORE.

2 men arrested for stealing from gaming stores

Ronald Christopher Hasty and Daniel David Grant arrested in New Port Richey by Gainesville and Ocala police with “tens of thousands of dollars worth of magic cards, magic related items and approximately $10,000 in cash” after investigating break-ins at gaming stores. Read the rest of the article on ocala.com READ MORE.

Community briefs for Sept. 22, 2019

GOVERNMENT MEETINGSMondayMarion County Development Review Committee: 9 a.m., Marion County Office of the County Engineer, Building 1 Conference Room, 412 SE 25th Ave., Ocala. Call 671-8686 or visit marioncountyfl.org.TuesdayMarion Soil and Water Conservation District Board: 9:30 a.m., USDA Ocala Service Center, 2441 NE Third St., Suite 204-2, Ocala. To request an agenda or […] Read READ MORE.

Calendar for Sept. 22, 2019

TODAYNational Association of Watch and Clock Collectors Chapter 156: 8 a.m., VFW Post 4781, 9401 SW 110th St.Pack Walk: 10 a.m., Silver Springs State Park, 5656 E. Silver Springs Blvd. $2. Call 236-7148, ext. 4. Walk nature trails with a shelter dog to provide attention and exercise; all dogs available for adoption.Downton Abbey Movie Experience: READ MORE.