Ocala Then and Now

The Ocala of 25 years ago has changed considerably in...

Here’s to Health and Wellness

Thanks to science and fads, health and wellness topics are...

Helping Everyday Heroes

Marion County looks to find ways to support its first...

Growing Stronger

By joining together to promote health and wellness from the...

Concierge Care

AdventHealth’s new care pavilion in Ocala offers a wide array...

Pop Goes the Season

The City of Ocala’s Pop Up Holiday Displays are a...

Little Horse, Big Smiles

Sassy, a Pet Partners registered therapy animal, brightens everyone’s day...

Driveable Destinations: Wakulla Springs

Just south of Tallahassee, Edward Ball Wakulla Springs State Park...

Publisher’s Holiday Gift Guide 2023

From luxurious to practical to high-tech, these pages are filled...

Your Moment of Zen

A new Zen Garden at Sholom Park beckons visitors to...

Through The Looking Glass

Newy Fagan: A Retrospective, a multimedia art exhibit at the...

Driveable Destinations: Bungalows Key Largo

This adults-only, all-inclusive resort in the Florida Keys provides options...

What’s Cooking

This innovative executive chef is planning some tasty new offerings...

Wink, Wink

Meet Nancy Gordon, a veteran writer, editor, publisher and designer,...

Practical Magic

Christine Bravata has blended her love of art and horses...

Towering Talent

Meet the larger than life guy who has been charming...

Community Connector

Through her work in several key roles, Sara Lambert is...

Equine Endeavors

Marie Davidson’s lifelong equestrian experiences and a medical miracle brought...

Fall Arts and Events Guide

Our Picks for Some of the Best Chills and Thrills...

Feeling ‘Fine’

The Ocala Arts Festival will bring in more than 150...

The Equine Effect

Citra-based Horses N Heroes is one of 13 equine-related nonprofits...

Not All Wounds Are Visible

The 2nd Annual PTSD Awareness Day Walk in Marion County,...

Welcome to the 2023 Guide to Charitable Giving

Lauren Deiorio We are delighted to welcome you to the...

Embracing the Transfer of Wealth: Building a St...

Our community faces both remarkable growth and unprecedented challenges. Amid...

A Generous Heart

Several charities, including many local agencies, recently received donations totaling...

A Historic Journey of Philanthropy and Communit...

In the recent history of Marion County, one name stands...

A Taste of Home

Our friends and neighbors share their favorite recipes for casual...

Savoring the Sweet Life

La Dolce Vita & Pastry’s Gjon and Violeta Merdita arrived...

Sweet Dreams

This Ocala chocolatier is a budding businessman with big plans...

Queen of the Kitchen

Meet the woman behind a beloved Ocala restaurant who united...

Eat Up

Our guide to some of our favorite places for Sweets...

Back in the Saddle

The Ocala Polo Club is paving the way for a...

Ready, Set, Summer Fun

The best of the season, from people in the know....

Celebrating Downtown

Historic downtown Ocala is brimming with history and full of new promise....

Defining David D.

Artist David D’Alessandris stages the show of a lifetime. Award-winning...

The History Keepers | Daniel Banks

Meet the descendant of one of Florida’s notable civil rights...

Making Connections

Mel Poole has led a life of intriguing military service...

Mr. Rodeo

A third-generation cowboy, Ruben Lamb has done more than his...

Living a Legacy

Ocala singer, songwriter Noah Hunton puts his life into his lyrics....

The History Keepers | Davida Randolph

Meet the new program manager for the Howard Academy Community...

To Serve & Protect

As a female trailblazer with the Marion County Sheriff’s Office...

Her Job Is Joy

As the Therapeutic and Senior Recreation Program supervisor for the...

The Ringmaster

As the head trainer at the prestigious Bridlewood Farms, Meda...

Leading The Way

Alice Faison made history when she became the first Black...

Molly In Marble

Sculptor Nilda Comas is creating a statue of the beloved...

Wild Beauty

Mindy Lighthipe works from both sides of her brain and...

A Rare Bird

Expert birder Tom Hince has created an enduring connection with...

Fostering Fur Babies

Give ‘Em a Piece of Your Heart Being a foster...

Secretariat & Ocala

There are several Ocala connections to Secretariat, who captured the...

Camping For Conservation

This unique summer camp offers outdoor experiences with a goal...