August

Kabob And Diced Vegetable Recall

Have pre-skewered kabobs and pre-diced veggies in the fridge or freezer that were recently purchased at Winn Dixie, Harvey's, Publix or Walmart? You don't want to eat them. They've been recalled over the potential contamination with listeria. Country Fresh is recalling nearly 6,000 cases of diced...
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Wet Nose Wednesday 8.23.17

Wet Nose Wednesday on 98.5 KTK is presented by Town and Country Veterinarians and Pet Resort, providing the most comprehensive package of services, free for most adopted shelter pets, including a complimentary stool test, heartworm and flea protection, behavioral counseling and a complete spa bath...
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Pictures: Chips, Dips & Eclipse Party

Monday, August 12, 2017 was the Great American Eclipse and while the Heart of Florida didn't get a total eclipse, we witnessed over 80% of it. Thanks to everyone who showed up at our party at The Courtyard on Broadway in Ocala. Here are some pictures of the event.
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Chips, Dips & Eclipse Party

The Great American Eclipse is happening on Monday, August 21st with Gainesville and Ocala experiencing a partial solar eclipse of over 85%! So we're throwing a party and you're invited to The Courtyard on Broadway in Ocala. As the eclipse begins at 1:17pm, so do the specials! As more of the Moon's...
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Today's Eclipse Information & Pet/Animal Safety

It's been 38 years since we’ve had a celestial event that has stirred up so much excitement but today we will experience a partial solar eclipse (a pretty substantial one). The shadow of the new moon will begin to block the sun's rays around 1:16pm this afternoon, with a maximum eclipse around 2:...
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Wet Nose Wednesday 8.9.17

Wet Nose Wednesday on 98.5 KTK is presented by Town and Country Veterinarians and Pet Resort, providing the most comprehensive package of services, free for most adopted shelter pets, including a complimentary stool test, heartworm and flea protection, behavioral counseling and a complete spa bath...
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Get A Free Video Game For Mowing The Yard Saturday, August 6th

Having a hard time motivating the kids to mow the front and back yard? Tomorrow, August 5, 2017, if you share a photo of yourself mowing your lawn on Twitter with the hashtag #LawMowerDay, not lawn mower day, you'll receive a free copy of the video game, "Law Mower." It's an action game where...
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Coca Cola Zero Being Phased Out And Replaced With Updated Recipe

The echoes of 1985 are haunting lovers of Coca Cola Zero. The Coca-Cola Company says they've re-tooled the Coke Zero recipe and therefore will be phasing out the current variant of the soda next week from store shelves and replacing it with the new Coca-Cola Zero Sugar, which is closer to the taste...
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How To Safely Watch the Great American Solar Eclipse

It's being billed as the Great American Solar Eclipse, the first total solar eclipse since 1979 will happen on Monday, August 21st and while we won't see a total solar eclipse here in Gainesville and Ocala, the moon's shadow will block 86% of the sun in Ocala and 87% of it in Gainesville peaking...
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Big Night Of Celestial Events Tonight

A trifecta of celestial events will happen Friday night and into Saturday morning. A full moon, lunar eclipse and comet will all be visible. First, the full moon of February, which is known as "Snow Moon" in a month known for big snow. Although not a total lunar eclipse, when the moon turns red,...
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