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By Ashira Morris on July 5th, 2013 | Last updated: July 5, 2013 at 3:26 pm
Less than a decade ago, the 400 block of South Main Street was not a destination for art. Today, it’s a thriving community of locally owned art spaces, the Civic Media Center and the Citizens Co-Op.
By Stefanie Cainto, Ashira Morris, Alex Catalano, Samantha Shavell and Wade Millward on May 2nd, 2013 | Last updated: October 27, 2013 at 9:00 pm
A state-run contest to kill snakes brought worldwide attention to Florida’s invasive species problem. But how much closer are researchers to a solution?
By Ashira Morris on April 11th, 2013 | Last updated: April 11, 2013 at 3:54 pm
The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program offers free tax filing services to six north central Florida counties.
By Ashira Morris on March 28th, 2013 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 9:57 pm
Holi, the Indian festival of colors, will be celebrated for the first time on the University of Florida campus March 30 on Hume Field.
By Ashira Morris on March 8th, 2013 | Last updated: March 13, 2013 at 4:27 pm
Venzke has a lifelong interest in politics and improving neighborhoods. The latter interest springs from his having five bicycles stolen during the past 10 years in Gainesville. He’s running for mayor on March 19.
By Ashira Morris on February 26th, 2013 | Last updated: September 25, 2013 at 3:47 pm
A year ago Tuesday, Trayvon Martin was shot by George Zimmerman, a self-proclaimed neighborhood watchman, in Sanford. Martin died, and a national conversation shifted to self-defense policy, neighborhood watches and racial tensions.
By Ashira Morris on February 4th, 2013 | Last updated: February 4, 2013 at 3:21 pm
After a statue went into affect a year ago, tattoo parlors in Florida are now being held to higher standards when it comes to regulation.
By Ashira Morris on January 14th, 2013 | Last updated: January 24, 2013 at 11:32 am
The University of Florida’s recently launched Innovation Academy is welcomed by other entrepreneurial ventures in Gainesville.