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Category Archives: Florida
By Jennifer Hernandez on February 12th, 2014 | Last updated: February 13, 2014 at 5:58 pm
Floridian water resources are contaminated and overused everyday. A new bill will propose to save the quality of water and its usage in Florida.
By Sean Stewart-Muniz and Dyann Lesnever on February 7th, 2014 | Last updated: February 11, 2014 at 7:32 am
The Girl Scouts have added a new gluten-free option to the cookie lineup, but Florida isn’t one of the 20 regions in the United States who are in the test markets.
By Rachel Kurland on February 1st, 2014 | Last updated: February 5, 2014 at 5:57 pm
Northeast Florida sees an increase in home sales in 2013. Increase is credited in part to lower unemployment rates.
By Wade Millward on February 1st, 2014 | Last updated: February 1, 2014 at 3:28 pm
After successfully suing a Florida university over a ban on guns in vehicles, a gun rights group has turned to the University of Florida and its ban on guns in dorms.
By Rochelle Alleyne on January 25th, 2014 | Last updated: January 27, 2014 at 1:53 pm
Gainesville residents and businesses see the effects of a national gas shortage.
By Elizabeth Hamilton on January 23rd, 2014 | Last updated: January 25, 2014 at 3:20 pm
A woman was suspected of pistol whipping and shooting her husband before disappearing Monday night has turned herself in late Wednesday.
By Sean Stewart-Muniz on January 17th, 2014 | Last updated: January 17, 2014 at 7:43 pm
A Florida Bill could bring craft beer tastings to grocery stores alongside wine tastings.
By Heather van Blokland on January 11th, 2014 | Last updated: January 13, 2014 at 1:24 pm
Controversy regarding whether to close the Eagle’s Nest Sink or not is stirring after a fatal cave-diving accident between a father and son.
By Heather van Blokland on January 9th, 2014 | Last updated: January 11, 2014 at 10:01 am
Cuts to the Farm Bill by Congress will threaten SNAP-Ed programs in Florida schools.
By Associated Press on January 1st, 2014 | Last updated: January 1, 2014 at 8:48 am
A federal court struck a Florida law requiring applicants for welfare benefits to undergo mandatory drug testing. Gov. Rick Scott has vowed to appeal the ruling.