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By Tanima Mehrotra on December 18th, 2014 | Last updated: December 18, 2014 at 7:47 pm
Gainesville Post Office participates in the Santa Operation program for the first time. The program started receiving letters from across the country starting Dec. 2, and it will match the benefactors until Monday.
By Jacob Schrull on December 15th, 2014 | Last updated: December 15, 2014 at 1:07 pm
The economic recession in 2007 led to the unemployment of millions of Americans. However, one University of Florida graduate turned the downturn into opportunity.
By Leah Harding on December 12th, 2014 | Last updated: December 12, 2014 at 4:06 pm
Members of the University of Florida women’s track team helped serve food at St. Francis’ homeless shelter.
By Kelly Audette on December 11th, 2014 | Last updated: December 11, 2014 at 6:13 pm
Gainesville Mayor Ed Braddy entered a heated debate over Northwest 8th Avenue with unhappy community members on Twitter.
By Justin Galicz on December 8th, 2014 | Last updated: December 8, 2014 at 1:06 pm
New UF head football coach Jim McElwain introduced himself and talked about his ideas for Gator football Saturday.
By Kelly Audette on December 5th, 2014 | Last updated: December 5, 2014 at 1:12 pm
City Commissioners voted to return NW 8th Avenue to a four-lane configuration at the Dec. 4th meeting.
By Leah Harding on December 2nd, 2014 | Last updated: December 8, 2014 at 3:34 pm
With only a verbal commitment from the city and county, Grace MarketPlace has continued to provide the staff and the funding to keep the pavilion open since October.
By Whitney Lavaux on November 26th, 2014 | Last updated: November 26, 2014 at 10:46 am
Peaceful protests took place in Gainesville after the news that Officer Darren Wilson will not be indicted for the shooting of Michael Brown.
By Leah Harding on November 25th, 2014 | Last updated: December 8, 2014 at 3:33 pm
Grace Marketplace plans to renovate its kitchen with grant money, eventually opening Grace Cafe to the community in which the homeless cook and serve food.
By Kelly Audette on November 22nd, 2014 | Last updated: November 21, 2014 at 6:39 pm
University Park Neighborhood residents and other community members are urging the Gainesville City Commission to keep 8th Avenue as a two-lane road for safety reasons.