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By Elle Newbold and Donna Green-Townsend on August 13th, 2013 | Last updated: August 22, 2013 at 12:07 pm
U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio scheduled the field hearing at the Franklin County Courthouse in Apalachicola to hear evidence concerning the oyster collapse. Speakers blamed the collapse on last year’s drought and poor water conservation practices in Georgia along the Chattahoochee river.
By Elle Newbold on March 6th, 2013 | Last updated: March 13, 2013 at 5:09 pm
When it comes to creative political campaigning, you might say Gainesville mayor hopeful Peter Lars Johnson is barking up the right tree.
By Elle Newbold on February 23rd, 2013 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:15 am
The “stand your ground” law will not be overturned, but Gov. Rick Scott’s Citizen Safety Task Force made recommendations for change in a report released Friday.
By Elle Newbold on January 30th, 2013 | Last updated: January 30, 2013 at 5:14 pm
The fourth annual environmental art and film festival, Cinema Verde, will welcome all film and art enthusiasts this February at Zuzu Jolie restaurant and banquet hall in downtown Gainesville, Fla.
By Elle Newbold on January 25th, 2013 | Last updated: February 19, 2013 at 2:50 pm
University of Florida and Florida State University researchers are collaborating on Health IMPACTS, a project that collects information related to youth concussion management and health risks. The initial information is gathered from primary care practices in the Gainesville, Jacksonville, Tallahassee and Orlando areas.
Looking to adopt a pet for Christmas? Animal shelters in Gainesville and elsewhere provide excellent, humane sources.
By Elle Newbold on November 1st, 2012 | Last updated: February 19, 2013 at 2:57 pm
A duo of Shands’ Musicians in Residence kickoff Arts + Health Month with a concert Thursday night at the Thomas Center.
By Elle Newbold on October 15th, 2012 | Last updated: February 19, 2013 at 3:07 pm
Child health advocates are questioning the Florida Legislature’s decision earlier this year to get rid of funding that could potentially reduce the number of children being abused.
By Elle Newbold on September 24th, 2012 | Last updated: February 19, 2013 at 3:08 pm
A report by the National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month and Alzheimer’s Association focuses on the stigma attached to the disease.
By Elle Newbold on September 20th, 2012 | Last updated: February 19, 2013 at 3:08 pm
The University of Florida Board of Trustees kicked off a two-day retreat at Lake Wauburg to discuss the university’s future.