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Governor Scott State Of The State Address

By on March 3rd, 2015 | Last updated: March 3, 2015 at 12:02 pm

Florida Governor Scott delivers the State of the State Address

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Florida Lawmakers Propose Changes To Drug Policies

By on March 2nd, 2015 | Last updated: March 2, 2015 at 1:02 pm

The coming Florida session in state politics will have several lawmakers take stances on drug policies. Proposals altering the state’s policy for tobacco, marijuana and alcohol will be under review.

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Questions Raised About Proposed Pot Rule

By on March 2nd, 2015 | Last updated: March 2, 2015 at 5:43 pm

THE CAPITAL, TALLAHASSEE, February 27, 2015 — A lawyer for the Legislature is questioning the Department of Health’s proposed medical-marijuana rule, slated for a public vetting on Monday. The top lawyer for the Joint Administrative Procedures Committee raised concerns this […]

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Equipment Malfunction Cancels Flights at Gainesville Airport

By on December 22nd, 2014 | Last updated: December 22, 2014 at 11:14 am

A number of flights were canceled in and out of the Gainesville Regional Airport Sunday after part of the airport’s flight landing systems malfunctioned.

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GALLERY: Protest Held At O’Connell In Response to Police Actions

By on December 12th, 2014 | Last updated: December 15, 2014 at 1:01 pm

Demonstrators from the University of Florida Dream Defenders and UF Students for a Democratic Society protested for two hours outside of the O’Connell Center on Friday in response to the police actions in Ferguson and New York that lead to the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner.

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Alachua County Superintendent Makes Plans To Transform Schools

By on December 11th, 2014 | Last updated: December 11, 2014 at 6:15 pm

Dr. Owen Roberts plans to tackle the issue of mandated testing, among other things, on his mission to reshape the school system.

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Rotary Club Volunteer Receives Award After Decades of Service

By on December 3rd, 2014 | Last updated: December 3, 2014 at 5:52 pm

After volunteering his services to the Rotary Club of Gainesville for many years, Brent Williams, 63, received the Service Above Self Award at a club luncheon Tuesday. Williams, who suffers from the neurodegenerative disease ALS, has not let that stop his work to support the community.

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Reports Indicate Florida Football Coach Muschamp Out at End of Season

By on November 16th, 2014 | Last updated: November 16, 2014 at 12:23 pm

ESPN 850 WRUF has also confirmed media reports that head football Coach Will Muschamp will be leaving his post at the end of this season. No official word on when the University Athletic Association will make an announcement. Follow along on this developing story.

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Pictures: FEST 13

By on November 3rd, 2014 | Last updated: November 3, 2014 at 3:07 pm

Independent music festival FEST celebrated its 13th year this weekend in downtown Gainesville.

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Charlie Crist Makes Stop on UF Campus to Attract Voters

By on October 31st, 2014 | Last updated: October 31, 2014 at 10:09 am

Charlie Crist made a stop on the University of Florida campus to rally support and encourage students and Gainesville residents to vote. The race will come to an end on November 4 when voters will cast their vote for governor.

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