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By Colette DuChanois on December 18th, 2013 | Last updated: December 18, 2013 at 4:04 pm
In December, the Alachua County Library District is hosting its “Hands-On Handhelds” workshops to help teach the community about the library’s free digital materials.
By Colette DuChanois on December 9th, 2013 | Last updated: December 10, 2013 at 2:54 pm
The Alachua County and Gainesville City Commissions held a special joint meeting Monday to discuss the future of Fire Station 19 and Gainesville Regional Utilities (GRU) Governance.
By Colette DuChanois on November 18th, 2013 | Last updated: November 18, 2013 at 3:13 pm
The 32nd annual Fall Downtown Festival and Art Show drew artists to Gainesville from around Florida and beyond.
By Colette DuChanois on November 15th, 2013 | Last updated: November 15, 2013 at 4:13 pm
This weekend’s 32nd annual Downtown Festival and Art Show in Gainesville climbed into the number-10 spot on Sunshine Artist magazine’s “200 Best” list of fine arts festivals, moving up three spaces from last year.
By Colette DuChanois on November 1st, 2013 | Last updated: November 1, 2013 at 11:41 am
A wildlife biologist for the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Research Center in Gainesville is conducting testing using a special trap he designed to capture pythons in Florida. The five pythons being used in the study were found wild in the Everglades.
By Zak Dahlheimer, Colette DuChanois and Sean Bellafiore on October 11th, 2013 | Last updated: October 11, 2013 at 3:07 pm
The governor visited the Lafayette County Courthouse in Mayo to listen and discuss the concerns of the small town’s residents, including the federal government shutdown.
By Colette DuChanois on September 26th, 2013 | Last updated: September 27, 2013 at 8:36 am
A wildlife biologist for the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Research Center in Gainesville is one step closer to solving Florida’s python infestation.
By Lauren Rautenkranz and Colette DuChanois on September 12th, 2013 | Last updated: September 13, 2013 at 9:58 am
From GPD police chief to mayor Ed Braddy, Gainesville officials were happy Thursday to see a new tenant take over Pastor Terry Jones’ former church property. “Good Lord,” Braddy said, “it really weighed heavy on the men and women who are living here, raising children here.”