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Elementary school hopes to inspire students with month-long reading program

By on April 22nd, 2013 | Last updated: April 25, 2013 at 12:05 pm

Shell Elementary students are reading the book “Jason and Elihu” in an effort by teachers to get kids back into reading.

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Cedar Key holds annual art festival over weekend

By on April 12th, 2013 | Last updated: April 12, 2013 at 6:17 pm

The 49th Annual Old Florida Celebration of the Arts will be Saturday and Sunday in Cedar Key where visitors can see art by over 160 artists.

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Kanapaha Botanical Gardens’ annual Spring Garden Festival starts Saturday

By on March 22nd, 2013 | Last updated: March 22, 2013 at 6:00 pm

The festival’s theme is “Pass Along Plants,” and the event will be open to the public from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 23 and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 24.

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‘Puttin’ on the Ritz’ for Children’s Home Society asks for volunteers

By and on March 15th, 2013 | Last updated: March 15, 2013 at 6:23 pm

Puttin’ on the Ritz will combine glamour and fundraising in an event benefitting the Children’s Home Society on St. Patrick’s Day this year.

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Swedish folk/pop singer Sofia Talvik performs at Civic Center

By on March 1st, 2013 | Last updated: March 15, 2013 at 10:22 am

The Swedish musician Sofia Talvik, who blends folk and pop music, was at the Civic Media Center Friday in Gainesville to wrap up her 15 month U.S. tour.

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Porter’s Community Farm participates in Local Food Week

By on February 8th, 2013 | Last updated: February 8, 2013 at 9:05 pm

Porter’s Community Farm hosting the Porter’s Potluck and BBQ on Feb. 9 at 2 p.m as part of Local Food Week in Gainesville this year.

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Giant snake fossils come to UF museum

By on January 25th, 2013 | Last updated: January 28, 2013 at 12:15 pm

A giant snake fossil, named Titanoboa, will be on exhibit starting Jan. 26. The fossil comes from Colombia and was discovered in part by University of Florida researchers.

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Gainesville Community Playhouse gives Floridians a ‘White Christmas’

By on November 20th, 2012 | Last updated: November 26, 2012 at 4:29 pm

Get in the holiday spirit with “White Christmas.” Performances begin this Friday.

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Eastside’s RENT: School Edition brings Gen X ennui to Gainesville

By on October 4th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:42 pm

Local high school theater troupe to perform popular Broadway musical RENT

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