Author Archives: Patrick Kelly

Ocala Artwalk Offers Folk Artists Local Outlet

By on October 7th, 2013 | Last updated: October 7, 2013 at 5:59 pm

Downtown Ocala’s First Friday Artwalk is a hotspot for local folk artists to display, sell and get feedback on their creations.

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Florida International Teaching Zoo Has Two New Monkeys

By on October 1st, 2013 | Last updated: October 1, 2013 at 8:19 pm

BUSHNELL – The Florida International Teaching Zoo is happy to announce two new additions to its zoo family.

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Florida Roaches Reportedly Just Aren’t Taking The Bait

By on September 25th, 2013 | Last updated: September 25, 2013 at 8:45 am

A study out of North Carolina State University has found that cockroaches are changing their palates for sugar, rendering poison traps and sprays ineffective– a problem for Floridians tired of these pesky bugs.

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How Aerial Drones From Gainesville Are Getting Involved In Mosquito Warfare

By on September 19th, 2013 | Last updated: September 19, 2013 at 2:00 pm

In an effort to combat mosquitoes, a South Florida group is turning to aerial drones from a Gainesville company to scout out possible breeding grounds.

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Why Some People Are Mosquito Magnets And Others Are Rarely Bitten

By on September 4th, 2013 | Last updated: September 4, 2013 at 8:47 am

According to Dr. Dan Kline, a research entomologist for the U.S. Department of Agriculture in Gainesville, people have different levels of attractiveness to mosquitoes that can vary from species to species, making it difficult to pin down what is truly going on.

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