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By Robin Andrews on September 23rd, 2014 | Last updated: September 23, 2014 at 5:01 pm
One less youth football league will hit the field this fall. The North Central Florida YMCA youth flag football league has been sidelined due to lack of registered participants, which typically consists of at least 100 children. This change may [...]
By Qianwen Zhang on September 19th, 2014 | Last updated: September 19, 2014 at 3:40 pm
People began lining up as early as Thursday afternoon outside of some retail stores in Gainesville, waiting on the release of the Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.
By Kelly Audette on September 18th, 2014 | Last updated: September 18, 2014 at 6:26 pm
Five new hotels will open in Gainesville over the next few years: the Hotel Indigo, the Hyatt, the Element, a Home2 Suites and a TownePlace Suites.
By Ryan Jones on September 14th, 2014 | Last updated: September 14, 2014 at 2:58 pm
The Florida Gators won 36-30 in triple overtime in an NCAA football game against the Kentucky Wildcats at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium Saturday, September 13, 2014 in Gainesville, Florida.
By Whitney Lavaux on September 11th, 2014 | Last updated: September 11, 2014 at 6:41 pm
A local Girl Scout donated agility equipment to Alachua County Animal Services. The equipment assists volunteers with training dogs in skills that make them more adoptable.
By Ryan Jones on September 7th, 2014 | Last updated: September 7, 2014 at 1:41 pm
The Florida Gators won 65-0 in an NCAA football game against the Eastern Michigan Eagles at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium Saturday, September 6, 2014 in Gainesville, Florida.
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.