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By Stephanie Denardo on January 30th, 2013 | Last updated: January 30, 2013 at 5:00 pm
Emotions run high as a nonpartisan bill on immigration reform was proposed Tuesday. Some say the nation needs to begin focusing more on the human aspect of the issue of immigration, not just legal implications.
By Lauren Rautenkranz and Stephanie Denardo on January 22nd, 2013 | Last updated: January 25, 2013 at 11:37 am
Suspect in Bivens Cove murder is in custody in Orange County awaiting extradition to Alachua County to face charges.
By Stephanie Denardo on January 15th, 2013 | Last updated: January 15, 2013 at 5:43 pm
The first quintuplets born at Shands Hospital for Children are able to go home after spending two months in the neonatal ICU. Parents Kelley and Stacy Dyal are overjoyed to bring their newborns home.
By Stephanie Denardo on December 10th, 2012 | Last updated: December 11, 2012 at 2:00 pm
U.S. Congressman-elect Ted Yoho talks about his journey this past year, about the most memorable moments, and what he plans to do once he’s sworn in.
By Kelsey Meany, Marc Whiteman and Stephanie Denardo on December 7th, 2012 | Last updated: December 13, 2012 at 3:36 pm
In a report released Thursday, many teachers were evaluated based on a new value-added score method and reviews by the principals of their school. Many educators are in an uproar about the scores because of inconsistencies between districts and because many teachers have yet to be evaluated.
By Hana Engroff and Stephanie Denardo on November 30th, 2012 | Last updated: December 3, 2012 at 2:46 pm
On Monday, Scott challenged Florida’s community and state colleges to create four-year degrees that would cost no more than $10,000. Florida Board of Education Vice Chair Roberto Martinez wrote Gov. Rick Scott a letter expressing his distaste with what he thinks is not a serious policy move.
By Stephanie Denardo on October 5th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:41 pm
Police have ended the call for volunteers to participate in the search for UF student Christian Aguilar who has been missing for more than two weeks. The volunteer check-in post at the Florida Farm Bureau in Gainesville, which has been [...]
By Stephanie Denardo on August 10th, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 12:07 pm
It’s that time of year when Floridians and the rest of the world can learn almost everything about sharks with the 25th Anniversary of Shark Week kicking off this Sunday on the Discovery Channel. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Stephanie Denardo reports [...]
By Stephanie Denardo on August 10th, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 12:09 pm
On the November 6, 2012 General Election ballot, voters in Alachua County will decide whether to pass the Fix Our Roads Alachua County sales surtax. The sales surtax is on the ballot to create a new funding source for road [...]