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By Amber Riccinto on April 7th, 2014 | Last updated: April 8, 2014 at 10:24 am
Midtown was a sea of orange and blue as hundreds of enthusiastic Gator fans packed inside the many sports bars and restaurants alongside W. University Ave. in Gainesville, Fla. Patrons came out to watch the Florida Gators take on the [...]
By Rochelle Alleyne on April 5th, 2014 | Last updated: April 7, 2014 at 6:21 am
The natural spring-fueled pool was developed by businessman C.A. Pound Sr.
By Haley Stracher on April 3rd, 2014 | Last updated: April 3, 2014 at 7:41 pm
Lipham Music will close on April 15 after serving the Gainesville music community for more than half a century.
By Christine Casey on April 3rd, 2014 | Last updated: April 4, 2014 at 12:36 am
The Marion County Board of Commissioners approved an ordinance banning 24/7 unattended tethering of dogs.
By Lawrence Chan on April 2nd, 2014 | Last updated: April 2, 2014 at 11:29 am
The Alachua County Clerk of Court Ancient Records Project was awarded a preservation award. The project, which started about 15 years ago, has preserved nearly 200 years of history so far.
By Zak Dahlheimer on March 29th, 2014 | Last updated: March 31, 2014 at 11:45 am
They were convinced by city Councilman Dan Williams’ presentation on how the city government will change following a damning state auditor’s report.
By Claudia Marina on March 27th, 2014 | Last updated: March 27, 2014 at 7:34 pm
In a study by the Florida Department of Education, low-performing schools were found to have a higher number of out-of-field teachers.
By Shannon Kaestle on March 26th, 2014 | Last updated: April 1, 2014 at 9:48 am
Joseph McGuire, Archer resident, fatally shot Latreese Monroe at about 2 a.m. this morning after she broke into his home.
By Hannah Morse on March 26th, 2014 | Last updated: March 26, 2014 at 1:09 pm
The Gainesville Community Redevelopment Agency will host an open house tomorrow for residents and business people to review and give feedback on the redesign of Bo Diddley Plaza. Vidal-Finn, the agency’s manager, said the goal of the design is to [...]
On the last leg of his journey from Minneapolis to Jacksonville, pilot George Momberg made a precautionary landing on State Road 16.