Author Archives: Chrissy McLarty
Between Black Friday and Cyber Monday there was another shopping holiday….Small Business Saturday. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Chrissy Mclarty reports on the event designed to encourage more holiday shopping from small business owners.
Water management districts in North Florida are in the hot seat over the way they distribute water permits. The current dry conditions are pitting agriculture against residents in a number of north central florida communities. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Chrissy McLarty reports many people says […]
College students are partnering with the National Organization March of Dimes to help prevent infant mortality. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT- FM’s Chrissy McLarty reports why Gators March for Babies is on a mission to march.
According to recent surveys, one-in-three women in the U.S. has experienced a relationship where their partner tried to control them. As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Chrissy Mclarty reports, one local program is working to lower these domestic violence numbers. News Sources: The University of Florida’s Levin […]
Alachua County’s K-9 department has a very unique police partnership between two officers. As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Chrissy McLarty reports, some dogs are responsible for putting convicts behind bars, while K-9s help them serve time.
The occupy Gainesville movement is joining hands with Occupy UF for a series of events on Wednesday (today). As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Chrissy McLarty reports, organizers of these Occupy movements want people to exercise their first amendement rights. (News sources: Marion B. Brechner First Amendment Project […]
For more than fifty years Gainesville’s Regional Utilities center has been located in downtown Gainesville. But as Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Chrissy McLarty reports, the new Eastside Operations Center is located on North Main Street. The building is fully equipped with kitchens, bunk beds, […]
Alachua County residents had the chance to make their concerns known today at an Alachua County Delegation meeting at the Kirkpatrick Center in Gainesville. As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Chrissy McLarty reports, education issues were among the top concerns for both the […]
University of Florida students are heading to the polls. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Chrissy McLarty spoke with students about elections on the collegiate level and how they relate to elections on the national stage.
For the past few months a variety of musicians have performed at a relatively new venue called the “Prairie Creek Lodge” in Southeast Alachua County off County Road 234. Funds raised from the acoustic music concerts go towards two non-profit organizations […]