Tag Archives: Gainesville

City Responds to GRU Complaint on Fee Tax

By on May 28th, 2014 | Last updated: June 2, 2014 at 5:10 pm

The City Attorney and attorney representing Gainesville Regional Utilities have concluded the tax on the electric customer charge is justified.

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Former Prostitute Returns To Streets With Solutions

By on May 3rd, 2014 | Last updated: May 9, 2014 at 5:29 pm

Former prostitute and crack addict Jennifer Smith is using the lessons of her past to change lives today as the women’s director of the House of Hope. The Gainesville halfway house has outgrown its current location under Smith’s guidance.

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Backyard Hens, Chicken Coops on the Rise in Gainesville

By on May 1st, 2014 | Last updated: May 2, 2014 at 3:31 pm

Chicken coop and hen sales are on the rise in Gaineville and Alachua County.

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Wells Fargo by Oaks Mall Robbed

By on April 25th, 2014 | Last updated: April 25, 2014 at 4:43 pm

The Wells Fargo Bank on Newberry Road near the Oaks Mall was robbed Friday afternoon by an unknown white male.

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One-Stop Shelter Aims To Be Sole Provider For The Homeless

By and on April 24th, 2014 | Last updated: April 24, 2014 at 6:03 pm

A new Gainesville homeless shelter is requesting other local services to stop catering to the homeless in the downtown area.

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Blueberry Industry Brings Blossoming Job Opportunities

By on April 16th, 2014 | Last updated: April 16, 2014 at 4:15 pm

An increase in harvests of Florida blueberries helps economy in North Central Florida.

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Gainesville Localities Plan Impending Move; Fire Station Draws Plans

By 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.

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GALLERY: Duck Derby

By on April 15th, 2014 | Last updated: April 15, 2014 at 1:50 pm

The sun was shining and fun was in abundance at Gainesville’s 3rd annual Duck Derby Sunday afternoon.

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Gainesville Software Startup Competes for Innovation Prize

By on April 11th, 2014 | Last updated: April 18, 2014 at 11:28 am

Gainesville-based Kinwa Inc.’s Bubble app is one of four final contestants in the Cade Museum for Creativity and Invention’s $50,000 contest.

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GALLERY: Gainesville’s Weekend Arts Festivals

By on April 10th, 2014 | Last updated: April 10, 2014 at 10:00 am

Explore the Santa Fe Community Arts Festival and Gainesville’s Viva Europe Festival.

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