Tag Archives: Gainesville

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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University of Florida to Remove ‘Bambooville’

By on February 17th, 2014 | Last updated: February 20, 2014 at 8:52 am

Jon Anderson’s “Bambooville” will be removed from the University of Florida this week. The project is behind Carr Hall, which is a designated conservation area.

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Domestic Abuse Network Plans to Expand Facilities

By on February 17th, 2014 | Last updated: February 27, 2014 at 1:03 pm

Peaceful Paths Domestic Abuse Network plans to kickstart its expansion project with a ground-breaking ceremony on March 4 in its main outreach office in Gainesville, Fla.

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Gainesville man accused of string of thefts after loitering arrest

By on February 15th, 2014 | Last updated: February 15, 2014 at 5:58 pm

The self-described painter is accused of stealing from an apartment complex, truck and trying to get into two downtown businesses.

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No Sign of Missing Student’s Remains, Detectives Seek Information

By on February 8th, 2014 | Last updated: February 9, 2014 at 9:52 am

ASO search for remains of UF student who disappeared 25 years ago comes up empty.

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