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By Amber Dawson on November 19th, 2013 | Last updated: November 20, 2013 at 3:34 pm
Gainesville’s Phoenix Animal Rescue expects to open a rehabilitative ranch for dogs in Levy County by the end of 2014.
By Amber Dawson on November 8th, 2013 | Last updated: November 8, 2013 at 3:07 pm
Alachua County Public Schools district hosts a series of public forum to address concerns in the search for a new superintendent.
By Amber Dawson on October 30th, 2013 | Last updated: October 30, 2013 at 2:05 pm
Alachua County School Board members held the first of three forums to gather community input on what qualities are most important in the next superintendent of Alachua County Public Schools.
By Amber Dawson on October 22nd, 2013 | Last updated: November 2, 2013 at 3:12 pm
More than 180,000 signatures have been collected by United for Care campaign in an effort to get medical marijuana on the 2014 general election ballot.
By Amber Dawson on October 9th, 2013 | Last updated: October 9, 2013 at 9:19 am
A UF study using peanut butter and a ruler to detect patients’ sense of smell can help with Alzheimer’s disease diagnoses.
A man’s possibly life-threatening injuries from Tuesday’s afternoon shooting in Gainesville may be self-inflicted, police said Wednesday.
By Meghan Pryce, Amber Dawson and Leah Harding on September 11th, 2013 | Last updated: September 11, 2013 at 9:17 am
President Barack Obama delivered a speech Tuesday that urged America to involve itself in the Syrian conflict and take a stand against the use of chemical weapons. Some locals were supportive of Obama, but others still weren’t convinced.
By Brianna Donet, Amber Dawson and Dana Kurtz on September 3rd, 2013 | Last updated: November 8, 2013 at 3:38 pm
Sameer Saboungi, a University of Florida student, migrated from Syria when he was a child. The world, not just the United States, has a responsibility to answer to the horrors that have been quickly erupting in his home country, he said.