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Ocala economy may see a boost from a new business moving in

By on May 1st, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 9:38 am

Another big company might be coming to North Florida.The Marion County Commission has unanimously approved a 2.5 million dollar incentive package to bring Sitel Worldwide Corporation to the city of Ocala. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Eileen Cofre reports on the details [...]

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Gainesville observes Earth Day

By on April 23rd, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 4:32 pm

On Sunday people across the country  celebrated the 42nd  annual Earth Day in a variety of ways.  And in Gainesville, people got engaged by hosting a weekend of informative activities. Florida s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Eileen Cofre reports that many of those were at the Florida museum [...]

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UF, FSU may be able to raise tuition because of research designation

By on February 21st, 2012 | Last updated: July 24, 2013 at 10:17 pm

The University of Florida could soon have the power to raise its tuition rates higher than any other public school in the state. The proposal, which has already been approved by a Senate committee, is now heading to be reviewed [...]

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Anti-hazing taskforce is put to action as fraternity involved with hazing incident remains suspended

By , and on February 14th, 2012 | Last updated: July 24, 2013 at 10:20 pm

A Univerisity of Florida fraternity remains suspended after hazing was reported last week.  A UF Anti-Hazing Task Force met early tuesday morning about the recent violence. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Alyssa Averette has the story of the task force’s plan to [...]

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