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Gainesville Localities Plan Impending Move; Fire Station Draws Plans

By on April 16th, 2014 | Last updated: April 16, 2014 at 4:16 pm

Eight months after Gainesville’s City Commission purchased a chunk of land home to three businesses, the localities are discussing their impending move.

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Gainesville Software Startup Competes for Innovation Prize

By on April 11th, 2014 | Last updated: April 18, 2014 at 11:28 am

Gainesville-based Kinwa Inc.’s Bubble app is one of four final contestants in the Cade Museum for Creativity and Invention’s $50,000 contest.

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Nine Arrests in Belleview Drug Bust

By on February 21st, 2014 | Last updated: February 24, 2014 at 9:58 am

A drug bust by the Unified Drug Enforcement Strike Team resulted in nine arrests in Belleview on Thursday. The team was investigating the residents of 12250 SE 86th Ave. after receiving complaints from neighbors.

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Why There Aren’t Gluten-Free Girl Scout Cookies in North Florida

By and on February 7th, 2014 | Last updated: February 11, 2014 at 7:32 am

The Girl Scouts have added a new gluten-free option to the cookie lineup, but Florida isn’t one of the 20 regions in the United States who are in the test markets.

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Gainesville house fire sparks safety advisory

By and on January 24th, 2014 | Last updated: January 25, 2014 at 2:44 pm

Gainesville Fire Rescue put out flames Friday morning caused by a flue pipe in the home’s fireplace. Officials are encouraging residents to follow safety tips and service their heating implements.

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Florida Bill Proposes Allowing Beer Tastings in Stores

By on January 17th, 2014 | Last updated: January 17, 2014 at 7:43 pm

A Florida Bill could bring craft beer tastings to grocery stores alongside wine tastings.

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Coal Train Derailed in Dunnellon

By and on January 17th, 2014 | Last updated: January 18, 2014 at 2:52 pm

A train derailment in Dunnellon early Friday morning saw nine cars carrying coal overturned, but no injuries or fires were reported.

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North Florida severe flu cases on the rise

By on January 10th, 2014 | Last updated: January 13, 2014 at 9:12 am

This year’s flu season is seeing an increase of severe cases especially among young people.

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