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By Kelly Audette on November 7th, 2014 | Last updated: November 13, 2014 at 11:57 am
After reducing a section of NW 8th Avenue from four lanes to two, police worry it is affecting response time for emergency vehicles.
By Leanna Scachetti on November 7th, 2014 | Last updated: November 7, 2014 at 3:28 pm
The Friends of Reserve Park organization is pushing to completely transform the asbestos-filled C.R. Layton Army Reserve into a memorial for the reservists who spent time there while also creating a recreational space for the Gainesville community. Some Gainesville officials, though, worry about the cost.
By Kali Kavouklis on November 6th, 2014 | Last updated: November 6, 2014 at 4:39 pm
A local homeless shelter will soon be offering a new laundry program to its residents. On Nov. 6, Grace Marketplace, a “one-stop” shelter for the homeless, received new laundry equipment provided by the City of Gainesville using money donated by the […]
By Jessica Alpern on November 4th, 2014 | Last updated: December 8, 2014 at 3:24 pm
Some of Gainesville’s homeless express indifference about voting while others cannot vote at all.
By Carla Bayron on November 3rd, 2014 | Last updated: November 3, 2014 at 6:43 pm
Without enough support from senior voters, Amendment 2 will struggle to pass on election day.
By WUFT News on November 3rd, 2014 | Last updated: November 3, 2014 at 3:07 pm
Independent music festival FEST celebrated its 13th year this weekend in downtown Gainesville.
By Zak Dahlheimer on November 3rd, 2014 | Last updated: December 8, 2014 at 3:22 pm
The shelter accommodates unusually high numbers on harsh, cold nights this season.
By WUFT News on October 31st, 2014 | Last updated: October 31, 2014 at 10:09 am
Charlie Crist made a stop on the University of Florida campus to rally support and encourage students and Gainesville residents to vote. The race will come to an end on November 4 when voters will cast their vote for governor.
By Leah Harding on October 30th, 2014 | Last updated: December 8, 2014 at 3:22 pm
Gainesville’s homeless prepare for the cold, and local shelters are ready to provide additional help.
By Kelly Audette on October 28th, 2014 | Last updated: October 28, 2014 at 6:54 pm
Governor Rick Scott continued his “Get Out the Early Vote” bus tour on Tuesday with a stop in Gainesville at David’s Real Pit BBQ to rally voters and encourage them to head to the polls early.