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Block party seeks to put violence, disease stats on “Road to Zero”

By on January 18th, 2014 | Last updated: January 18, 2014 at 6:11 pm

Road to Zero event seeks to curtail statistics on violence and sexually-transmitted diseases with speakers, pamphlets and free testing.

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Florida’s python problem continues after amateur hunters, attention fade away

By , , , and on May 2nd, 2013 | Last updated: October 27, 2013 at 9:00 pm

A state-run contest to kill snakes brought worldwide attention to Florida’s invasive species problem. But how much closer are researchers to a solution?

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GPD: Campus Lodge attack was made up

By on May 2nd, 2013 | Last updated: May 2, 2013 at 5:13 pm

An attack at the Campus Lodge apartments was made up by a resident of the complex. Tanya Borachi said the story was supposed to be a lesson to women that an attack in the area is possible.

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April 23, 2013: Afternoon News in 90

By on April 23rd, 2013 | Last updated: April 23, 2013 at 4:55 pm

A video round-up of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida.

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Afternoon News in 90: April 9, 2013

By on April 9th, 2013 | Last updated: April 9, 2013 at 2:30 pm

A video round-up of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida: pinwheels for child abuse awareness, Louisville Cardinals NCAA champions, survey shows more managers hiring, Iran begins new nuclear program, Jay-Z and Beyonce go to Cuba.

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Mar. 26, 2013: Afternoon News in 90

By on March 26th, 2013 | Last updated: April 4, 2013 at 2:42 pm

A video round-up of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida.

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Gainesville Mayor Craig Lowe arrested on suspicion of DUI

By , and on March 21st, 2013 | Last updated: March 22, 2013 at 3:47 pm

Gainesville Mayor Craig Lowe was arrested and charged with DUI Thursday morning after a single-car crash.

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Election Update: Mayor’s race goes to runoff, Wells captures 54 percent of District 4 vote

By and on March 19th, 2013 | Last updated: March 20, 2013 at 8:36 am

Update 11:21 p.m.: Defeated Gainesville mayoral and city commissioner for district 4 candidates have commented on Tuesday night’s election results. Mayoral candidate Pete Johnson in an interview offered his congratulations to the two candidates, incumbent Craig Lowe and former City Commissioner Ed Braddy, who compete in the [...]

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Villages boom continues while prison numbers decrease Bradford population

By on March 18th, 2013 | Last updated: March 21, 2013 at 10:54 am

U.S. Census Bureau numbers released Thursday show extreme growth and decline in parts of North Central Florida.

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Mar. 12, 2013: Afternoon News In 90

By on March 12th, 2013 | Last updated: March 15, 2013 at 10:14 am

A video round-up of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida: Millhopper Road house fire, driver’s license distribution, U.S. Department of the Treasury sold General Motors shares, activists protest for female priests, Gatornationals starts Thursday.

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