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The Gainesville Police Department will be increasing patrols near buildings that could be targeted in attacks.
The Bread and Roses Women’s Health Clinic is requesting protestors stay 35 feet from its property.
A new University of Florida study shows locally grown food makes up 20 percent of food purchased for at-home consumption in the state
Gatornationals, Gainesville’s annual drag racing event, will be held at Auto-Plus Raceway March 14 to 17. The event is expected to attract at least 500 racers.
UF and Santa Fe College have teamed up to offer additional admission opportunities for students interested in engineering.
Strike Out Hunger Food Drive and Basket Giveaway didn’t meet its 2012 goal of collecting 100,000 pounds of food but came close by collecting 78,000 pounds. The group’s 2013 food drive will take place Nov. 1-8 at the Alachua County Fairgrounds.
Rodney Long, president and CEO of The Long Foundation, Inc., acknowledged benefactors and beneficiaries, presented the collection’s results and announced the 2013 food drive dates to the Alachua County Commission Tuesday morning.