Author Archives: Rochelle Alleyne
Brad E. Whitehead pays tribute to his late father at Whitehead’s swearing-in as Union County’s newest sheriff.
Six Gainesville residents talk about where they were and how they found out about former President John F. Kennedy’s assassination.
Residents in Turkey Creek said the new biomass plant is too loud and are trying to get local officials involved.
The search for new members of the Business Community Coalition’s Public Leadership Institute came to an end on Sept. 27 at its first meeting. In a partnership with the Gainesville Chamber of Commerce, the leadership program allows residents to learn […]
Gainesville City Commission is considering increasing the number of chickens city residents can own from two to 10.
“Nothing is ever perfect, and you try to work for that more perfect union,” Don Fuqua recently told WUFT News while reflecting on Florida and the nation’s civil rights progress since the 1960s.
The Florida House of Representatives passed a bill Thursday which would not allow voter email addresses to be included in state public records. Rep. Michelle Rehwinkel-Vasilinda explained why she was the only person to vote against the bill.
TED-X will be coming to the University of Florida’s Phillips Center on Saturday, Feb. 23, for TED-X UF. Experts in their fields will address the topic “Pursuing Passion.”
A new Burlington Coat Factory store in Ocala could bring at least 75 new jobs to the city. The story is expected to open in a few months.
Following the Black Friday and Cyber Monday rush, the United Nations Foundation is working to promote a spirit of charitable giving through the hashtag, #GivingTuesday.