Hourly News Update
Category Archives: Local
By Stephanie Tinoco on April 9th, 2014 | Last updated: April 9, 2014 at 4:47 pm
A video roundup of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida.
By Taylor Gaines on April 7th, 2014 | Last updated: April 7, 2014 at 6:30 pm
Two men were killed in a plane crash while filming a low-budget zombie movie on Sunday. They were filming a scene in the air for the movie when the engine stalled.
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.