Author Archives: Chris Alcantara

Four new meningitis cases confirmed in Florida, 3 in Marion County

By on October 19th, 2012 | Last updated: October 19, 2012 at 8:20 pm

Florida health officials have confirmed four new meningitis cases in the state. There have been 17 confirmed cases in Florida, 13 of which are in Marion County.

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Ben Hill Griffin Stadium wall to be repaired by UF-South Carolina game, official says

By on October 18th, 2012 | Last updated: October 18, 2012 at 11:41 am

A piece of concrete fell from a Ben Hill Griffin Stadium wall late Monday night. According to a statement from UAA, the concrete piece was found near Gate 15 on Monday night. Officials closed the area, and a structural engineer […]

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Ocala Police looking for Goodwill caper

By on October 18th, 2012 | Last updated: October 18, 2012 at 11:35 am

The Ocala Police Department is looking for a woman accused of stealing clothes from an outdoor Goodwill drop off area in southwest Ocala.

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Projections show increased crops and lower prices this year for citrus

By and on October 12th, 2012 | Last updated: September 13, 2013 at 11:20 am

New citrus production projections released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture on Thursday are predicting price decreases this growing season. The department’s projections estimate that Florida citrus growers will produce 154 million boxes of oranges, 20.3 million boxes of grapefruit, 4.4 […]

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SAT scores in Alachua County second-highest in state

By on October 5th, 2012 | Last updated: October 9, 2012 at 11:12 am

Alachua County schools rose in rankings this year, coming in second to Washington County, whose eight students who took the SAT, had the highest overall average score.

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Missing Gainesville woman OK

By on September 27th, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 2:03 pm

The 46-year-old woman whom Gainesville Police were searching for has been found. She is currently in the hospital with no memory of the events that transpired after she left her home Tuesday for a doctor’s appointment.

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