Tuesday , 23 January 2018

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Health, Body and Harmony

According to the World Health Report in 2000 by the World Health Organization, the U.S. ranked 37th out of 191 nations on “overall performance”, and 72nd in “performance on a health level.” With that said, it is no wonder why 1 in 8 women get breast cancer, why 700,000 people die of cancer, and why 800,000 die of heart disease ... Read More »

Florida EcoSafari

Soaring Through the Treetops This very special place encompasses nine distinct ecosystems. Guests experience natural streams, forests, pastures, wetlands and learn about the wide array of Forever Florida’s wildlife. Looking to cross something off that bucket list this summer?  Take a short car ride and find yourself transported to a jungle safari setting at Florida EcoSafaris in St. Cloud, Florida. ... Read More »

Through the Lens of Mark Emery

He has crawled into bear dens, filmed poisonous snakes, and wrestled alligators. Clearly, Mark Emery is not your typical Ocalan. For 28 years, Mark has been spending winters in Florida and summers 300 miles from the nearest connecting road in bush Alaska. His journey has taken him to over twenty countries and 49 of the 50 States to film and ... Read More »

More Than Just a Lake

From fishing and water sports to family gatherings and festivities, Lake Weir, located just south of Ocala, has been a source of recreation and a comfortable haven to the community over the years. Its 9,600 acres of water and 38 miles of shoreline provide many leisurely activities. The lake has also provided a safe harbor to spend precious family time, ... Read More »

The Legacy Lives On

From dirt roads to highways, Ocala has seen its share of change since the city first took root in the 1800s.   Perhaps the best way to measure such change is to see how it has affected the citizens of the community, especially those who have witnessed the progression first hand.   In Ocala, there are many families with long ... Read More »