WUFT News http://www.wuft.org/news News and Public Media for North Central Florida from the University of Florida in Gainesville Wed, 29 Jul 2015 20:50:50 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.3 Inexpensive Business Model Provides Success for Local Food Trucks http://www.wuft.org/news/2015/07/29/inexpensive-business-model-provides-success-for-food-trucks/ http://www.wuft.org/news/2015/07/29/inexpensive-business-model-provides-success-for-food-trucks/#comments Wed, 29 Jul 2015 20:50:50 +0000 http://www.wuft.org/news/?p=91661 Off The Griddle is one of the food trucks in Gainesville that provide alternative dining options. Michael Musoke, owner of Off The Griddle, said the trucks cost between $20,000 to $100,000, which is less than it would to open and maintain a restaurant.]]> http://www.wuft.org/news/2015/07/29/inexpensive-business-model-provides-success-for-food-trucks/feed/ 0 July 29, 2015: News In 90 http://www.wuft.org/news/2015/07/29/july-29-2015-news-in-90/ http://www.wuft.org/news/2015/07/29/july-29-2015-news-in-90/#comments Wed, 29 Jul 2015 19:49:35 +0000 http://www.wuft.org/news/?p=92462 http://www.wuft.org/news/2015/07/29/july-29-2015-news-in-90/feed/ 0 Rock Camp Empowers Young Girls In Gainesville http://www.wuft.org/news/2015/07/29/rock-camp-empowers-young-girls-in-gainesville/ http://www.wuft.org/news/2015/07/29/rock-camp-empowers-young-girls-in-gainesville/#comments Wed, 29 Jul 2015 15:26:06 +0000 http://www.wuft.org/news/?p=90232 The Gainesville Girls Rock Camp uses music to empower young girls and teens. Girls gain self-confidence throughout the program and learn to encourage each another. ]]> http://www.wuft.org/news/2015/07/29/rock-camp-empowers-young-girls-in-gainesville/feed/ 0 Gainesville Strives To Become Florida’s Technology Hub http://www.wuft.org/news/2015/07/28/gainesville-thrives-to-become-floridas-technology-hub/ http://www.wuft.org/news/2015/07/28/gainesville-thrives-to-become-floridas-technology-hub/#comments Tue, 28 Jul 2015 22:21:54 +0000 http://www.wuft.org/news/?p=91751 Florida’s tax-friendly laws and Gainesville's status as a college town makes it an attractive location for tech companies.]]> http://www.wuft.org/news/2015/07/28/gainesville-thrives-to-become-floridas-technology-hub/feed/ 0 July 28, 2015: News In 90 http://www.wuft.org/news/2015/07/28/july-28-2015-news-in-90/ http://www.wuft.org/news/2015/07/28/july-28-2015-news-in-90/#comments Tue, 28 Jul 2015 21:26:55 +0000 http://www.wuft.org/news/?p=92333 http://www.wuft.org/news/2015/07/28/july-28-2015-news-in-90/feed/ 0 Florida Hospitals Promote Breastfeeding http://www.wuft.org/news/2015/07/28/florida-hospitals-promote-breastfeeding/ http://www.wuft.org/news/2015/07/28/florida-hospitals-promote-breastfeeding/#comments Tue, 28 Jul 2015 21:22:56 +0000 http://www.wuft.org/news/?p=90499 Hospitals around Florida are working to create initiatives to help mothers and future mothers with breastfeeding.The Florida Health Department connected with hospitals in 15 counties in June to participate in the Healthiest Weight Florida’s Baby Steps to Baby Friendly Initiative.]]> http://www.wuft.org/news/2015/07/28/florida-hospitals-promote-breastfeeding/feed/ 0 Hogtown Creek Bacteria Levels Unsafe For Human Use http://www.wuft.org/news/2015/07/28/hogtown-creek-bacteria-levels-unsafe-for-human-use/ http://www.wuft.org/news/2015/07/28/hogtown-creek-bacteria-levels-unsafe-for-human-use/#comments Tue, 28 Jul 2015 18:47:57 +0000 http://www.wuft.org/news/?p=92229 The Alachua County Environmental Protection Department has found unsafe levels of bacteria in Hogtown Creek waters.]]> http://www.wuft.org/news/2015/07/28/hogtown-creek-bacteria-levels-unsafe-for-human-use/feed/ 0 July 27, 2015: News In 90 http://www.wuft.org/news/2015/07/27/july-27-2015-news-in-90/ http://www.wuft.org/news/2015/07/27/july-27-2015-news-in-90/#comments Mon, 27 Jul 2015 20:39:55 +0000 http://www.wuft.org/news/?p=92265 http://www.wuft.org/news/2015/07/27/july-27-2015-news-in-90/feed/ 0 Shots Fired Near UF Dorm: Two People In Custody http://www.wuft.org/news/2015/07/27/shots-fired-near-uf-dorm-one-person-in-custody/ http://www.wuft.org/news/2015/07/27/shots-fired-near-uf-dorm-one-person-in-custody/#comments Mon, 27 Jul 2015 10:40:07 +0000 http://www.wuft.org/news/?p=92086 One person who was carrying a firearm is in police custody after shots were fired at a Murphree Hall parking lot, according to an alert sent out by the university. Police continue to look for two witnesses in a blue Mazda truck last seen heading north away from campus.]]> http://www.wuft.org/news/2015/07/27/shots-fired-near-uf-dorm-one-person-in-custody/feed/ 0 I-75 Shut Down After Trooper Involved In Shooting http://www.wuft.org/news/2015/07/25/i-75-shut-down-after-trooper-involved-in-shooting/ http://www.wuft.org/news/2015/07/25/i-75-shut-down-after-trooper-involved-in-shooting/#comments Sat, 25 Jul 2015 16:14:22 +0000 http://www.wuft.org/news/?p=92077 Update 7/27/2015 at 7:15 p.m.: The suspect has been identified as Earl Jackson, according to a news release from the Alachua County Sheriff’s Office. ]]> http://www.wuft.org/news/2015/07/25/i-75-shut-down-after-trooper-involved-in-shooting/feed/ 2