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By Michal Higdon on September 26th, 2013 | Last updated: September 26, 2013 at 9:38 pm
A trail for pedestrians and cyclists at the University of Florida that will connect to the bicycle trail at Archer Road is set to be put in near the end of 2014.
By James Thieke on September 25th, 2013 | Last updated: September 26, 2013 at 8:55 pm
The trial period is meant to see how the lane changes will affect traffic flow and safety. The city is monitoring driver, cyclist and pedestrian activity and will examine results once the trial concludes in late November.
By Max Mattern on September 25th, 2013 | Last updated: September 25, 2013 at 10:35 am
To meet Florida Department of Transportation standards, Gainesville’s Main Street is installing new and improved light poles in time for the new year.
By Stephanie Denardo and Peta-Gay Sheerwood on September 24th, 2013 | Last updated: November 20, 2013 at 5:09 pm
Congressman Ted Yoho came to Gainesville on Tuesday to speak about U.S. budget cuts and the Florida Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.
By Trevor Sikkema on September 22nd, 2013 | Last updated: September 25, 2013 at 9:13 pm
As lawmakers continue to debate the proper funding for future health care programs, organizations across Florida are already offering practical ways to help low-income residents who need care now.
By Caitlin Sinett on September 19th, 2013 | Last updated: September 19, 2013 at 3:56 pm
The Center for Disease Control reported about 300,000 cases of Lyme disease in the past year. With doctors misdiagnosing patients and the lack of awareness of the disease, the risk factor for untreated health problems as a result is frightfully high.
By Jennifer Cole on September 17th, 2013 | Last updated: September 17, 2013 at 9:26 pm
Gainesville residents with celiac disease won’t have to search far for gluten-free foods. A new FDA ruling has defined “gluten-free” labels, and many Gainesville eateries are already ahead of the curve.
By Jordan Albright on September 17th, 2013 | Last updated: September 19, 2013 at 3:47 pm
For $25, North Central Florida families can bring their prized vehicles for up to a 145-mile-per-hour adrenaline rush. About 50 drivers participate in the races at a time.
By WUFT News on September 16th, 2013 | Last updated: September 17, 2013 at 11:40 am
An assistant attorney for the city of Gainesville was arrested on charges of burglary of an occupied residence, resisting officers and obstruction without violence, and a third charge of loitering, according to police reports.
By Lauren Lettelier on September 16th, 2013 | Last updated: September 16, 2013 at 8:50 pm
Larry Whitehead, wanted for murder in Gainesville, was arrested in South Carolina on Sunday.