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UF Diving Coach Dies In Boating Accident

By on April 24th, 2014 | Last updated: April 24, 2014 at 5:40 pm

Donnie Craine died in a boating accident today near Sanibel Island.

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Helen Warren Defeats Annie Orlando In Run-Off Race

By , and on April 8th, 2014 | Last updated: April 8, 2014 at 10:56 pm

Helen Warren wins Gainesville City Commission At-large Seat 2 in run-off election against Annie Orlando on Tuesday night.

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St. Nicholas, Santa’s predecessor, celebrated worldwide Dec. 6

By on December 5th, 2012 | Last updated: December 5, 2012 at 7:54 pm

Communities around the world will celebrate St. Nicholas today. This secret gift giver served as an eventual model for Santa Claus.

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Alachua County volunteers participate in virtual cemetery project

By and 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.

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Artist Mindy Lighthipe and others display work at Local Artist Trunk Show

By on November 18th, 2012 | Last updated: November 19, 2012 at 11:30 am

Harn Museum of Art visitors experienced work from local artists on Sunday.

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UF political science professors preview nationwide races

By on November 6th, 2012 | Last updated: November 6, 2012 at 4:21 pm

Blue or red, donkey or elephant, Democrat or Republican — Tuesday voters nationwide will be making decisions for local, state and national elections.

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District 3 voters to choose between Calderwood and Hutchinson

By on October 29th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 3:54 pm

Voters in District 3 have a choice between two experienced candidates.

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Lily Pad out, Artsy Abode in at Oaks Mall

By on October 24th, 2012 | Last updated: October 25, 2012 at 11:27 am

Artsy Abode will open its Gainesville location this Friday, replacing the Lily Pad at the Oaks Mall.

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UF presidential search continues with interview preparation

By on October 23rd, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:03 pm

The UF Presidential Search Committee’s campus interview subcommittee plans tour locations and questions for potential interviewees.

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Radon Action Week brings awareness to Alachua County

By on October 15th, 2012 | Last updated: October 17, 2012 at 10:44 am

The awareness week hopes to draw attention to radium, a radioactive and carcinogenic element, found in Alachua County soil.

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