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Author Archives: Amanda Di Lella
By Amanda Di Lella on September 11th, 2014 | Last updated: September 11, 2014 at 7:13 pm
An Alachua County teacher is refusing to administer a state-mandated test to her students.
By Julian Hernandez and Amanda Di Lella on September 5th, 2014 | Last updated: September 5, 2014 at 6:26 pm
Southeast Alachua County landowners discuss Plum Creek Timber Company’s proposal to develop parts of the city and express their concerns.
By Amanda Di Lella on November 19th, 2013 | Last updated: November 20, 2013 at 5:07 pm
After two break-ins at Alachua Habitat for Humanity projects, the organization is making changes to the way it stores equipment.
By Amanda Di Lella on October 30th, 2013 | Last updated: October 30, 2013 at 5:48 pm
Probiotics are a bacterial health supplement mainly used to treat digestive problems. Researchers are looking into additional health benefits from using probiotics as the demand for them increases.
By Amanda Di Lella on February 4th, 2013 | Last updated: February 4, 2013 at 5:31 pm
A skeleton was discovered in a tent in Ocala Sunday night. The remains give no indication as to what happened, authorities said.
By Amanda Di Lella on December 13th, 2012 | Last updated: December 13, 2012 at 2:58 pm
Mechanical harvesters spent part of the week at the Powers Park access channel on Newnans lake, two miles east of Gainesville.
By Amanda Di Lella and Cassandra Vangellow on December 4th, 2012 | Last updated: December 4, 2012 at 2:29 pm
The Alachua County Virtual Cemetery Project is preserving the county’s past by cleaning gravestones and posting photos online.
By Amanda Di Lella on November 28th, 2012 | Last updated: November 29, 2012 at 9:36 am
Applications for the federally funded Homeowner Rehabiliation Program are now available to help repair health and safety violations in homes of those who may not be able to afford it.
By Amanda Di Lella on November 15th, 2012 | Last updated: November 27, 2012 at 3:55 pm
On Thanksgiving Day each year, the St. Francis House uses food and money donations from the community in order to provide the homeless with a full Thanksgiving dinner. But this year, they are looking at nearly bare cupboards.