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How To Practice Safe Shopping This Holiday Season

By on November 25th, 2013 | Last updated: November 27, 2013 at 9:30 am

Alachua County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Art Forgey shared ways to practice safe shopping this holiday season.

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Former Prison To Turn Into Homeless Shelter, Expand Nature Center

By , and on November 20th, 2013 | Last updated: November 20, 2013 at 5:10 pm

Gov. Rick Scott and the Florida Cabinet approved Tuesday a proposal to buy former Gainesville Correctional Institution for nearly $1.4 million. The prison will be converted into a homeless shelter and the Morningside Nature Center will be expanded.

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Tampa Yankees One Step Closer To New Home In Ocala

By and on October 29th, 2013 | Last updated: November 20, 2013 at 5:09 pm

The Ocala City Council met Tuesday to discuss the potential move of the Tampa Yankees to Ocala.

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Silver Springs State Park Opened Tuesday Morning

By , and on October 1st, 2013 | Last updated: November 20, 2013 at 5:09 pm

Silver Springs opened as a newly renovated state park Tuesday morning after merging its property with Silver River State Park.

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Congressman Yoho Speaks About Food Stamp Program

By and on September 24th, 2013 | Last updated: November 20, 2013 at 5:09 pm

Congressman Ted Yoho came to Gainesville on Tuesday to speak about U.S. budget cuts and the Florida Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.

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