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Gainesville’s Handicapped and Disabled Riders Finding It Easier to Take the Bus

By on December 21st, 2013 | Last updated: December 16, 2013 at 9:42 am

Taking a bus is now a normal everyday part of disabled people’s lives because the service seen dramatic improvements in the last few years. RTS reported in their yearly ridership report that they had over 40,000 handicapped and disabled riders from October 1, 2012 to September 30,2013.

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Ocala Food Drive Looks to Help Depleting Food Pantries

By on December 6th, 2013 | Last updated: December 9, 2013 at 8:41 am

Marion County Sheriff’s Office joins in on the efforts of helping local food pantries.

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Chiefland Department Of Children And Families Will Close And Be Replaced By Website

By and on October 22nd, 2013 | Last updated: October 22, 2013 at 4:54 pm

The Department of Children and Families in Chiefland will close its doors on March 31, 2014.

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Gainesville Businesses Hope to Learn from Experience

By on October 11th, 2013 | Last updated: October 11, 2013 at 3:40 pm

In the first of four Company Lifestyle workshops the Florida Works and the Gainesville Chamber of Commerce hosted, local business met Friday with other successful business owners to discuss strategies, address issues in the workplace and establish a network of support.

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Alachua County Homeowners Have A “Brush with Kindness”

By on September 13th, 2013 | Last updated: September 13, 2013 at 4:50 pm

The homes of Cynthia Batey and Judy Peoples received a makeover through the Alachua Habitat of Humanity’s “Brush with Kindness” event.

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