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Mid-Century Home Nominated To Preserve Architectural History

By on April 10th, 2015 | Last updated: April 10, 2015 at 1:57 pm

Mid-century home in Gainesville was nominated to be listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Gainesville Modern hopes to preserve the great collection of mid-century architecture, like the Cassisi home resting in North Florida.

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Gainesville Family First To Win The Michelle Park Family Recreation Scholarship

By on March 23rd, 2015 | Last updated: March 26, 2015 at 9:09 am

The Garrity family is the first family to receive the Michelle Park Family Recreation Scholarship from the City of Gainesville Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs Department. The scholarship is valued at $1,500 and was created for families to engage in recreational and cultural activities for free.

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Local Pet Store Puts Controversial Hemp-Based Medicine Back On Shelves

By on February 13th, 2015 | Last updated: April 2, 2015 at 5:12 pm

Canna Companion is back on the shelves of the local Earth Pets store after the owner encountered difficulties with the cannabis-based arthritis treatment. The primary ingredient in the capsules is hemp, which made local law enforcement question the legality of the pills.

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Stop Now And Plan Starting At Rawlings Elementary

By on March 20th, 2014 | Last updated: March 20, 2014 at 9:14 pm

Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Elementary will pilot a behavioral development program for boys, ages 9 to 11, to prevent them from entering the juvenile justice system.

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