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At Last, Gainesville’s Northwest 16th Avenue Will Soon Be Less Bumpy

By on November 5th, 2013 | Last updated: November 5, 2013 at 4:58 pm

Alachua County will meet Nov. 12 to approve a bid and construction plans to improve the stretch of road between Northwest 57 Terrace to the Northwest 13th Street. County Transportation Engineering Manager Brian Singleton said the project began conceptually years before a 2011 approval.

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Family Lends Show Animals To Underprivileged Students At Alachua County Fair

By on October 29th, 2013 | Last updated: October 29, 2013 at 4:41 pm

In its third year at the Alachua County Youth Fair, the Massagee family not only hopes to educate others about agriculture, but also to attract those who might be interested in their program.

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Florida Residents Suffer From Federal Government Shutdown

By and on October 1st, 2013 | Last updated: October 2, 2013 at 7:28 am

A select group of North Florida agencies and programs are feeling the effects of the government shutdown.

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Nine Arrested In Bradford County “Operation Walking Dead” Pill Mill Bust

By on September 10th, 2013 | Last updated: September 10, 2013 at 2:33 pm

Nine were arrested Saturday after an Bradford County Sheriff’s Office undercover investigation led to a pill mill bust in the western part of the county.

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As Inmate Crews Clean Starke Elementary’s Mold, Students Begin Classes Elsewhere

By on August 27th, 2013 | Last updated: August 29, 2013 at 9:00 am

Recycled cardboard boxes have replaced fidgety schoolchildren for now in kindergarten classroom 203 at the vacant Starke Elementary School.

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