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By Christine Preston on November 10th, 2014 | Last updated: November 10, 2014 at 12:08 pm
The 33rd Downtown Festival and Art Show drew artists, musicians, food vendors and attendees to the streets of downtown Gainesville this weekend.
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 Maria Valencia on October 12th, 2014 | Last updated: October 12, 2014 at 11:06 am
Gainesville taxi business owners and drivers are concerned with the lack of regulations regarding Uber ride-sharing service since its arrival in late August. The decision on whether to impose regulations on Uber will ultimately be left up to the city commission.
By Lauren Flannery on October 1st, 2014 | Last updated: October 2, 2014 at 9:22 am
Gainesville residents and businesses can expect increased energy costs starting Wednesday. The increase comes despite Gainesville Regional Utility lowering its base rates and cutting fixed costs.
By Perri Konecky on April 22nd, 2014 | Last updated: April 25, 2014 at 2:09 pm
Locals are reacting to the possibility of a utility rate increase that would accompany Gainesville’s possible switch away from mountaintop coal removal.
By Sean Stewart-Muniz on April 16th, 2014 | Last updated: April 16, 2014 at 4:16 pm
Eight months after Gainesville’s City Commission purchased a chunk of land home to three businesses, the localities are discussing their impending move.
By Erica A. Hernandez, Cassandra Vangellow and Haley Stracher on April 8th, 2014 | Last updated: April 8, 2014 at 10:56 pm
Helen Warren wins Gainesville City Commission At-large Seat 2 in run-off election against Annie Orlando on Tuesday night.
By Erica A. Hernandez and Katie Campbell on April 3rd, 2014 | Last updated: April 4, 2014 at 11:47 am
The Gainesville Chamber of Commerce, Gainesville Sun and WUFT sponsored a debate between the two candidates in the April 8 run-off election for the at-large candidate for Gainesville city council.
By WUFT News on March 11th, 2014 | Last updated: March 11, 2014 at 11:09 pm
Polls closed at 7 p.m. and results now show all precincts reporting. Supervisor of Elections reports nearly 15 percent turnout.