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By Rachel Genovese on February 25th, 2013 | Last updated: February 25, 2013 at 3:55 pm
Members of the County Coalition for the Homeless and Hungry are traveling to Atlanta to visit the Gateway Center, a homeless assistance center housed in a former jail, to see what improvements should be made in Gainesville.
By Front Page Edition on August 10th, 2012 | Last updated: October 25, 2012 at 11:15 am
By Stephanie Denardo – WUFT-FM On the November 6, 2012 General Election ballot, voters in Alachua County will decide whether to pass the Fix Our Roads Alachua County sales surtax. The sales surtax is on the ballot to create a [...]
By Front Page Edition on August 9th, 2012 | Last updated: September 20, 2012 at 1:36 pm
By Liana Charles – WUFT-FM Mill Creek Farm is a retirement home for horses. Located in Alachua, Florida, the farm has been a safe haven for retired, abused, neglected and unwanted horses since 1984. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Liana Charles reports [...]
By Blake Alderman on August 2nd, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 3:31 pm
It’s a repeat performance for the City of Alachua as it hosts the 2012 Babe Ruth Softball World Series, for players 12 and under, starting Friday. WUFT-FM’s Blake Alderman reports on what this means for the area.
By WUFT News on July 4th, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 1:58 pm
Fourth of July celebrations are taking place in many locations. But for one north Florida city, residents take a grreat deal of pride in their event. Here’s chair of the city of Alachua fireworks celebration, Adam Bucari:
By Front Page Edition on June 28th, 2012 | Last updated: September 27, 2012 at 1:24 pm
By Donna Green-Townsend – WUFT-FM Nearly five years ago Mark Stephan from suffered a horrific spinal cord injury in a bicycle accident in Chicago. Though he was told he would be a quadriplegic and never walk again, the determined athlete went into six [...]
By Stephanie Denardo on June 6th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 4:08 pm
A final reading for an ordinance to change selling times of alcohol on Sundays in the city of Alachua is scheduled for the end of this month. Florida’s 89 point 1 WUFT-FM’s Stephanie Denardo spoke with Adam Buchari assistant to [...]
By Front Page Edition on April 10th, 2012 | Last updated: October 4, 2012 at 5:29 pm
By Maria Tridas – WUFT-FM Local elections have begun in Alachua, Newberry and High Springs. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Maria Tridas has more on the signifance of small town politics.