Tuesday , 23 January 2018

Tag Archives: ocala

Organic Food

When you think of organic foods, do the words crunchy and hippie come to mind? It sure did for me. When I first heard about organic foods six years ago, I was in my junior year at Stetson University. Organic? I noticed that the only kids promoting this stuff had dreadlocks and Birkenstocks. The keyword that caught my attention was ... Read More »

Big Trucks, Fast Cars-Ocala

Jump in your vehicle, and cruise on over. Before you do, check your in-dash camera to make sure the neighbor’s unu scooter isn’t behind your vehicle. Then plug in your iPod and let the ride begin. Technology in vehicles is advancing almost as fast as our rapidly changing social network. Sitting in the driver’s seat is quickly becoming a more ... Read More »

Never Say Never Foundation

Every so often, you meet a person that is going above and beyond, trying to make a difference within our community. In each issue of WhatsUpOcala.com, we plan to feature the positive, valuable effects occurring due to the efforts of these individuals. At some point in our lives, we all face adversity and circumstances that can be very challenging. These ... Read More »

ELO – Emerging Leaders Ocala

In 2005, the Ocala area had a need: to develop a forum for young professionals. The idea was to invite young up and comers to participate in a group that would facilitate networking opportunities in the community. Functioning under the umbrella mission of the Ocala/Marion County Chamber of Commerce, a charter group was formed, who brainstormed with Chamber leadership. The ... Read More »

The Skillday Center

Every so often, you meet a person that is going above and beyond, trying to make a difference within our community. In each issue of WhatsUpOcala.com, we plan to feature the positive, valuable effects occurring due to the efforts of these individuals. Throughout the years, The Skill Day Center has been recognized for its selfless contributions to our community. When ... Read More »

Things to do in Ocala

“Looking for something to do?.” Okay, let’s be honest. We’ve all said it. And if we haven’t, surely one of our friends has. While Ocala may not offer as many activities as a large metropolitan area, there’s definitely a lot of things to do for people of all kinds to experience by a short drive to downtown Ocala or as ... Read More »