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By Maria Valencia on November 18th, 2014 | Last updated: November 18, 2014 at 4:34 pm
After learning about the Bo Diddley Community Plaza redevelopment efforts come early 2015, local Gainesville market vendors are raising concern about the possibility of being relocated to a different area.
By Alyssa Fisher on January 14th, 2014 | Last updated: January 16, 2014 at 2:14 pm
As Florida’s weather continues to fluctuate, local farmers adapt in the aftermath of early January’s bitter-cold temperatures.
By Ben Bornstein on October 25th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 3:57 pm
The Reitz Union drew students and vendors to its north lawn Thursday for its farmers market. Director Beth Thompson said she hoped the market’s low prices and unusual goods would draw plenty of students. This year, a vendor sold pumpkins […]
By Mina Radman on October 15th, 2012 | Last updated: October 16, 2012 at 3:23 pm
Alachua County gardeners and farmers will recognize World Food Day on Oct. 16 with a two-part gardening and movie event.
By Dina Lewis on April 11th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 11:30 pm
CashMobs have sprouted up throughout the United States and are modeled after Flash Mobs, events where large groups of people gather to celebrate artistic expression. Cash mobs add the element of supporting local businesses by encouraging people to spend money. […]
By Steven Gallo on April 6th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 4:23 pm
Earth Day, as most people know it, falls on April 22nd each year. But as WUFT-FM’s Steven Gallo reports, the University of Florida is getting a jump start on promoting sustainability with its Campus Earth Day. UF’s all-male acapella […]