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By Lauren Flannery on October 28th, 2014 | Last updated: October 29, 2014 at 3:41 pm
Punk music festival Fest will have bands perform for the first time at Bo Diddley Community Plaza Halloween weekend. The use of the venue comes with ordinance changes Fest organizers have been waiting three years for.
By Samantha Schuyler on August 25th, 2013 | Last updated: August 24, 2013 at 11:57 am
Only three Florida counties remain dry for liquor sales, including Lafayette County, which struggles to retain business. Suwannee County went wet in 2011, though some of its towns did not follow.
By Emily Burris on July 13th, 2012 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 4:11 pm
A new University of Florida study released this week says alcohol — not marijuana — should be considered the gateway drug that can lead teens to greater drug use. UF researchers found that, of a representative sample, 72% of teens […]
By Stephanie Denardo on July 3rd, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 3:47 pm
More teenagers start drinking and smoking cigarettes and marijuana in June and July than in any other months, U.S. health officials say. Florida’s 89.1 WUFT-FM’s Stephanie Denardo reports on what factors lead to alcohol and drug use in teens over […]
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 […]