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By Norman Galang on October 24th, 2014 | Last updated: October 24, 2014 at 11:11 am
Sanctuaries are struggling to take in primates as researchers and pet owners forgo euthanasia for better homes.
By llflannery on October 17th, 2014 | Last updated: October 17, 2014 at 5:58 pm
By Silvia Rueda on October 17th, 2014 | Last updated: October 17, 2014 at 5:55 pm
Parrots and Pizza, a local group that meets monthly at Napolatano’s Restaurant in Gainesville, works closely with the Open Wings Rescue and Sanctuary in a joint effort to get attendees of the event to adopt parrots in need of new homes.
By Cassidy Whitson on October 16th, 2014 | Last updated: October 16, 2014 at 10:09 am
A resident of local homeless shelter Grace Marketplace diagnosed with scabies is causing concern about disease transmission and control. Grace Marketplace are concerned about a potential outbreak of an airborne disease.
By Seantyel Hardy on October 15th, 2014 | Last updated: October 17, 2014 at 3:47 pm
Gainesville consistently has higher gas prices than other big Florida cities. This can be traced to lack of competitive gas station chains, transportation costs and location.
By Jay Martin on October 14th, 2014 | Last updated: October 15, 2014 at 8:34 pm
The downtown Gainesville music venue formerly known as The Florida Theater will reopen as The Venue in early October.
By WUFT News on October 14th, 2014 | Last updated: October 14, 2014 at 5:11 pm
On Monday, the search for the University of Florida’s next president was narrowed from 15 candidates to three. The candidates, Wesley Fuchs, David McLaughlin and Sibrandes Poppema, had their photos taken at Weimer and were interviewed to help make the final decision.
By WUFT News on October 13th, 2014 | Last updated: October 13, 2014 at 2:07 pm
Gainesville officials reassure residents of their knowledge of safety procedures taken in the case of a local Ebola case. Experts said residents shouldn’t worry about the spread of the infectious disease in Gainesville.
By Ryan Jones on October 13th, 2014 | Last updated: October 13, 2014 at 10:50 am
The Louisiana State University Tigers defeated the University of Florida Gators 30-27 at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014 in Gainesville, Fla.
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.