• Upcoming events week of Aug. 1

    Saturday, Aug. 2

    Yoga in Sholom Park

    Come and enjoy the Peace Park with a beautiful yoga class at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 2.
    For more information, call Ingrid at 352-854-7950.

    Chess club to meet

    The chess club that formed at the Freedom Public Library meets the first Saturday of the month, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
    Grab your board and chess pieces and come on down.
    Interested persons are invited to attend for a rousing game of chess.

  • Upcoming events week of May 30, 2014

    Saturday, May 31

    Church car wash scheduled

    Bible Baptist Church (SE Campus) is having a car wash, bake sale, bounce house for the kids, and face painting. MoJo’s catering truck will be there with good food to purchase.
    Get your car washed for $5 (larger vehicles are $10). Enjoy good food, baked goodies and watch all the kids have a really good time.
     All of the proceeds go to fund our church’s future mission trips.
    Our next mission trip begins on June 12, going to Santa Domingo in the Dominican Republic.

  • Upcoming events week of 5-26

    Tuesday, May 27

    West Marion Business meeting

    The general meeting of the West Marion Business Association at the Marion County Sheriff’s office on State Road 200 will be May 27 at 5:15 p.m.
    This month’s meeting includes a short presentation of what SCORE is and what services this group of former business owners share with other business owners. Harvey Paskin, who is making the presentation, has even prepared a small questionnaire which is intended to help members assess the status of our business.

  • Upcoming events week of 5-9-2014

    Friday, May 9

    CF commencement set

    The College of Central Florida will hold its spring 2014 commencement ceremony at 7 p.m. Friday, May 9, at First Baptist Church of Ocala, 2801 S.E. Maricamp Road. Tickets are not required; however, a large crowd is expected and parking will be limited. Carpooling is encouraged.
    The Distinguished Alumni Award will be presented to Sindy Schneider, class of 1993, who is co-owner of Dance 411 Studios and 411 Productions in Atlanta, which co-produces televised shows for Bravo TV, MTV, Lifetime and NBC.

  • Upcoming events 4-25-2014

    Friday, April 25


    Oak Trace yard sale


    Oak Trace Villas will open their community to visitors for the annual community- wide yard sale this weekend. The sale is from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on April 25 and 26.

    The community is located two blocks from State Road 200, off 103rd Street Road.


    Singers, symphony at college


  • Upcoming events 4-18-2014

    Saturday, April 19

    Easter Eggstravaganza

    The excitement is building for Crossroads Easter Eggstravaganza on Saturday, April 19 from 10 a.m. to noon. Everything is free! Egg hunts will be supervised by age group, with 15,000 eggs on the property! There will be games, bounce houses, cotton candy, hot dogs, drinks, sno-cones, chips, prizes, and the gospel message will be shared. Families are welcome.

    City egg event at Tuscawilla

  • Upcoming religious events

    Christ Church of Marion County
    Friday, March 7: “Sharing Hope Soup Kitchen,” 11:30 a.m.
    Sunday, March 9: Sunday School, 9:30 a.m., Worship Service, 10:30 a.m. Friendship Fellowship Potluck Luncheon.
    Tuesday, March 11: Women’s Crafts & Fellowship, 9 a.m.
    Wednesday, March 12: Dallas Christian College Choir concert
    Thursday, March 13: Praise and Prayer Group, 9 a.m.
    Friday, March 14: ”Sharing Hope Soup Kitchen,” 11:30 a.m.

  • Upcoming events week of March 7

    Saturday, March 8

    Palm Cay garage sale

    The Palm Cay Community on State Road 200 will be holding its community wide garage sales on March 8 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. All are invited.
    Upon entering the community, visitors will receive a map of the community showing residents who are hosting a sale.
    Visitors can also enjoy a hot dog luncheon from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Clubhouse along with coffee and breakfast rolls from 8 to 10 a.m.

    Pancakes at Crossroads

  • Upcoming events week of 02-07-2014

    Friday, Feb. 7

    Temple’s rummage sale

    Temple B’nai Darom, 49 Banyan Course, Ocala is holding a rummage sale on Friday, Feb. 7 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Items for sale will include clothing, household items, bric a brac, games, etc. Clothing and books will be sold by the bagfull at bargain prices.
    For information call Shelly at 352-694-3655.

    Three-day coin show

  • Upcoming events week of 10-18.2013

    Friday, Oct. 18

    Oak Tree two-day yard sale

    The Oak Tree community will hold a yard sale on Friday, Oct. 18, and Saturday, Oct. 19, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. each day. Take State Road 200 to Southwest 103rd Street Road, go one block south on the right.

    The Circle of French Friends