Tag Archives: Gainesville

City Chamber Announces Convention Center Plans

By and on February 1st, 2014 | Last updated: February 3, 2014 at 8:53 am

City officials are hoping a new convention center can attract more business to Gainesville.

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Gainesville Chef Represents U.S. in International Festival

By on January 31st, 2014 | Last updated: February 1, 2014 at 7:57 pm

Charles Hahn, executive chef at Vellos Brickstreet Grill, is among 20 international chefs selected to participate in the World Gourmet Society Festival. From Jan. 20 through Feb. 20, there is a special menu offered at the restaurant.

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In the News: Hurricane Tax Holiday, Veteran in Super Bowl Ad, Students’ Second Chance

By on January 28th, 2014 | Last updated: January 28, 2014 at 2:54 pm

Gainesville students get second chance at success – Students looking to get their high school diplomas have a second chance to achieve their goals at MYcroSchool in Gainesville. Gainesville Sun Rick Scott brings back hurricane tax holiday to meet $500 [...]

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Santa Fe Zoo Animals Get Heaters, Blankets For Cold Weather

By on January 28th, 2014 | Last updated: January 28, 2014 at 4:07 pm

Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo staff is scrambling to keep its animals warm as cool weather continues to sweep across the U.S.

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Gainesville Hotel Worker Accused of Faking Bed Bugs to Pocket Cash

By on January 25th, 2014 | Last updated: January 27, 2014 at 11:11 am

Best Western desk clerk accused of stealing hundreds with false reports.

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Gainesville house fire sparks safety advisory

By and on January 24th, 2014 | Last updated: January 25, 2014 at 2:44 pm

Gainesville Fire Rescue put out flames Friday morning caused by a flue pipe in the home’s fireplace. Officials are encouraging residents to follow safety tips and service their heating implements.

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City of Gainesville Candidates Announced for March Election

By on January 24th, 2014 | Last updated: January 24, 2014 at 3:40 pm

Ten candidates, including two incumbents, are seeking office.

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Biomass Plant Still Fuels Complaints From Residents

By on January 24th, 2014 | Last updated: January 28, 2014 at 1:12 pm

Some Alachua County residents are still hearing noises from the biomass plant, even after the installation of noise-absorbing acoustic panels.

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Behavioral Health Center To Open In February

By on January 22nd, 2014 | Last updated: January 27, 2014 at 11:42 am

The Behavioral Health Center will open at North Florida Regional Medical Center on Feb. 17.

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Students Evacuate UF Chemistry Building Due to ‘Minor Leak’

By on January 21st, 2014 | Last updated: January 23, 2014 at 11:36 am

UF Students and faculty evacuate Leigh Hall after alarms sound and Gainesville Fire Rescue respond to the incident.

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