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Election Update: Mayor’s race goes to runoff, Wells captures 54 percent of District 4 vote

By and on March 19th, 2013 | Last updated: March 20, 2013 at 8:36 am

Update 11:21 p.m.: Defeated Gainesville mayoral and city commissioner for district 4 candidates have commented on Tuesday night’s election results. Mayoral candidate Pete Johnson in an interview offered his congratulations to the two candidates, incumbent Craig Lowe and former City Commissioner Ed Braddy, who compete in the […]

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March 14, 2013: Afternoon News In 90

By on March 14th, 2013 | Last updated: March 15, 2013 at 11:03 am

A video round-up of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida: mayoral debate, New York shooting, Romney’s 47 percent, North Korean threats, Syrian embargo.

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Gainesville residents address concerns of Cabot-Koppers cleanup

By on February 28th, 2013 | Last updated: February 28, 2013 at 6:43 pm

A meeting held Wednesday regarding the cleanup of the Cabot-Koppers site in Gainesville gave residents the opportunity to address their concerns. The site has contaminated local soil for the past three decades.

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In The News: Lowe addresses city, Women in combat,Unemployment reaches low, UCF appeals postseason ban, Howggetowne Medieval Faire

By on January 24th, 2013 | Last updated: January 25, 2013 at 10:29 am

Lowe points to economic growth in State of the City address – Past and future economic growth were the focus of Mayor Craig Lowe’s State of the City address Wednesday. The mayor said his first term’s biggest success was bringing […]

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Lowe: ‘Collaboration is key to moving Gainesville forward’

By and on January 23rd, 2013 | Last updated: January 24, 2013 at 1:06 pm

Gainesville Mayor Craig Lowe gave his state of the city address on Wednesday, focusing on job creation and other issues.

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Gainesville City Commission moves to keep GRU under city control

By on November 16th, 2012 | Last updated: November 16, 2012 at 6:47 pm

By Ben Bornstein — WUFT-FM The Gainesville City Commission made it clear at its Thursday meeting that it doesn’t want the local utility to fall under state legislative control. City commissioners voted in favor of keeping GRU under the current management, rather than have it controlled […]

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River Phoenix Center for Peacebuilding sponsors anti-bullying rally

By on October 9th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:38 pm

Showing support for bullied students throughout the country is as simple as wearing orange. The River Phoenix Center for Peacebuilding is sponsoring a march and rally against bullying in schools Wednesday to kick off Conflict Resolution Week, which began Monday.

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