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Tag Archives: Alachua County
By Ana Krsmanovic on February 17th, 2014 | Last updated: February 27, 2014 at 1:03 pm
Peaceful Paths Domestic Abuse Network plans to kickstart its expansion project with a ground-breaking ceremony on March 4 in its main outreach office in Gainesville, Fla.
By Dana Edwards on February 5th, 2014 | Last updated: February 6, 2014 at 3:36 pm
Local research company Banyan Biomarkers Inc. received a $300,000 grant in January that will go toward continuing studies on protein testing after head injuries. Researchers say the technology will benefit people with a high risk of frequent head trauma, such as athletes and military personnel.
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 Rachel Crosby on January 24th, 2014 | Last updated: January 24, 2014 at 3:40 pm
Ten candidates, including two incumbents, are seeking office.
By Rachel Kurland on January 24th, 2014 | Last updated: January 28, 2014 at 1:12 pm
Some Alachua County residents are still hearing noises from the biomass plant, even after the installation of noise-absorbing acoustic panels.
By Christine Casey on January 22nd, 2014 | Last updated: January 22, 2014 at 2:01 pm
The Alachua County Commission did not reach a final decision on converting the Gainesville Correctional Institution into a homeless center.
By Kellie Hourihan on January 21st, 2014 | Last updated: January 21, 2014 at 4:40 pm
Author Kandra Albury wants to start a dialogue about sexual abuse with children and their parents with the help of her book “Don’t You Dare Touch Me There!”
By Wade Millward on January 18th, 2014 | Last updated: January 18, 2014 at 6:11 pm
Road to Zero event seeks to curtail statistics on violence and sexually-transmitted diseases with speakers, pamphlets and free testing.
By Ana Krsmanovic on January 17th, 2014 | Last updated: January 18, 2014 at 10:05 am
While other departments in Alachua County saw a spike in flu cases, the school board and its students did not.