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By James Torrez on August 19th, 2014 | Last updated: August 19, 2014 at 5:51 pm
Gainesville is saying goodbye to a neighborhood treasure following the demolition of the historic restaurant that served as a soul food and entertainment center for decades. Mom’s Kitchen, which was owned and operated by George Young and his family [...]
By WUFT News 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.
By Elizabeth Hamilton 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.
By Elizabeth Hamilton 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.
By Cyanne Dunn 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.
A new Gainesville homeless shelter is requesting other local services to stop catering to the homeless in the downtown area.
By Ashley Autumn 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.
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 Amber Riccinto 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.
By Sean Stewart-Muniz 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.