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Gustafson’s Dairy Closes In Green Cove Springs, Echoing Larger Trends

By and on October 16th, 2013 | Last updated: October 20, 2013 at 9:19 pm

Gustafson’s Dairy in Green Cove Springs closed last Friday, mirroring state and nation dairy farm closure trends. Price increases in cow feed and milk production costs, as well as a change in the dairy consumer base, may be to blame.

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What North Floridians Need To Know About The Debt Ceiling

By and on October 10th, 2013 | Last updated: October 11, 2013 at 10:50 am

An economics professor at the University of Florida explains what the debt ceiling is and how it is affecting North Florida.

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March On Washington’s 50th Anniversary Celebrated In Downtown Gainesville

By and on August 29th, 2013 | Last updated: October 14, 2013 at 7:44 am

The Martin Luther King Jr. Commission of Florida sponsored a commemorative event Wednesday night to honor the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington.

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‘Rebuilding Together’ helps make one family’s home more handicap-friendly

By on March 29th, 2013 | Last updated: March 29, 2013 at 10:45 pm

Rebuilding Together North Central Florida and Charles Perry Partners, Inc. worked together to renovate a local family’s house, and to make it more wheelchair accessible for their handicapped son.

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UF professor’s book charts U.S. science education’s benefits, history

By on March 26th, 2013 | Last updated: March 26, 2013 at 5:09 pm

University of Florida Associate Professor Sevan Terzian’s book, Science Education and Citizenship: Fairs, Clubs and Talent Searches for American Youth, 1918-1958, is now available.

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Florida driver’s licenses to be available through tax collector offices

By on March 7th, 2013 | Last updated: March 11, 2013 at 5:37 pm

For those seeking Florida driver’s licenses, there is good news coming for waiting times but bad news on costs.

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