Tag Archives: Gainesville

Helen Warren Defeats Annie Orlando In Run-Off Race

By , and 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.

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In The News: Olympian Takes Stand in Trial, Signals Found in Jet Search, Man Tried Eye-Gouging, Two Die Filming Movie

By on April 7th, 2014 | Last updated: April 7, 2014 at 10:37 am

Pistorius testifies, apologizes to girlfriend’s family – Oscar Pistorius, the former Olympian accused of murdering his girlfriend on Valentine’s Day 2013, took the stand Monday in his murder trial. He apologized to her family and maintained that the shooting was [...]

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Locals to Repair Community Pool from 1920s

By on April 5th, 2014 | Last updated: April 7, 2014 at 6:21 am

The natural spring-fueled pool was developed by businessman C.A. Pound Sr.

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Gainesville Midwifery School Aims to Double Enrollment As Home Births Increase

By on April 5th, 2014 | Last updated: April 5, 2014 at 4:06 pm

The school is one of nine nationally accredited direct-entry midwifery schools in the country.

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GALLERY: Hundreds Attend UF’s Hindu Festival of Colors

By on March 24th, 2014 | Last updated: March 25, 2014 at 7:11 am

Hundreds gathered to celebrate the Hindu festival Holi at the University of Florida with colorful powder, food, and music on Saturday.

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Rainy Weather Slows Cleanup in Stephen Foster Neighborhood

By on March 22nd, 2014 | Last updated: March 22, 2014 at 7:30 am

The Environmental Protection Agency is doubling up crews to clean up polluted soil in the Stephen A. Foster neighborhood.

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Gainesville Residents Gear Up For School Bus-Based Summer Road Trip

By on March 20th, 2014 | Last updated: March 20, 2014 at 6:32 pm

Gainesville residents prepare for a cross-country road trip from mid-June to mid-August in a refurbished school bus.

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Gainesville entrepreneurs reach next phase of $25,000 grant contest

By on March 12th, 2014 | Last updated: March 12, 2014 at 3:57 pm

The local inventors of the Spin Chill are among 100 culled from a group of 5,000 applications for a program sponsored by FedEx.

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Gainesville Nudist Group Takes Au Naturel Approach to Religion

By on March 5th, 2014 | Last updated: March 11, 2014 at 5:05 pm

The new group was created for people to “feel closer to God without clothing.”

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GALLERY: Finding Justine

By on February 24th, 2014 | Last updated: February 26, 2014 at 10:34 pm

Justine Andersen’s name was once Dennis. Her journey has changed her body and her outlook on life.

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