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By Alexa Davies and Paul David Mate on January 18th, 2014 | Last updated: January 19, 2014 at 6:19 pm
Sharon Austin, director of UF African-American studies, shares her knowledge of the civil rights leader’s life and accomplishments.
By Alexa Davies on August 16th, 2013 | Last updated: August 16, 2013 at 11:55 am
Jeri Baldwin’s search ended when she found the 80 acres where Crones’ Cradle Conserve now sits in Citra. Then, some nearby timberland was put up for sale because the new equipment the timber company used did not pay for itself on a piece of land smaller than 400 acres.
By Alexa Davies on August 9th, 2013 | Last updated: August 9, 2013 at 12:10 pm
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Researchers found that people who had anemia at the beginning of the study had a 41% higher risk of developing dementia than those who were not anemic.
By Alexa Davies on August 2nd, 2013 | Last updated: August 2, 2013 at 7:01 am
The Alachua County Health Department is holding a back-to-school immunization clinic on Saturday from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m.
By Alexa Davies on August 2nd, 2013 | Last updated: August 2, 2013 at 6:56 am
This year, personal computers and related accessories selling for up to $750 or less will also be tax exempt.
By Alexa Davies on July 24th, 2013 | Last updated: July 24, 2013 at 8:44 pm
Bob Graham and Progress Florida are working with Florida’s Water and Land Legacy Campaign to place a conservation amendment on Florida’s November 2014 ballot.
By Alexa Davies on July 3rd, 2013 | Last updated: July 5, 2013 at 2:50 pm
A new price survey conducted by the American Farm Bureau Federation says the price of an Independence Day picnic costs slightly more than a Thanksgiving day meal.
By Alexa Davies on June 19th, 2013 | Last updated: June 19, 2013 at 6:31 pm
The University of Florida was ranked two-and-a-half out of four stars on a report released by the National Council on Teacher Quality.
Low-lying areas in the town can have flooding, with docks and other structures or buildings possibly experiencing damage. City Commissioner Pat O’Neal, who was also an emergency management director, said the city has made preparations and everything is ready in case the storm becomes serious.
By Alexa Davies on May 29th, 2013 | Last updated: May 30, 2013 at 1:02 pm
Hurricane season begins Saturday, and local Alachua County agencies are already preparing for emergency operations.