By Tom Krynski on January 16th, 2014 | Last updated: January 18, 2014 at 11:25 am
Meridian Behavioral Healthcare is a private nonprofit that aids those affected by mental illness and substance-use disorders in and around North Central Florida. Its main campus is located in Gainesville at the corner of Williston Road and Southwest 13th Street, [...]
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By Kim Ortiz on October 4th, 2013 | Last updated: October 4, 2013 at 10:14 am
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An increase in flood insurance went into effect Tuesday, but many Floridians are still voicing their distaste for the new law. The National Flood Insurance wants to collect more from those who it said have been underpaying to bring down their $24 billion deficit.
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By Rachel Jones on February 21st, 2013 | Last updated: February 21, 2013 at 2:55 pm
Report: Florida students out-gain peers in other large states – A report on the five most heavily populated states showed Florida students have made the most progress in 19 years on federal tests. Florida’s fourth graders have come from well [...]
By Wade Millward on February 8th, 2013 | Last updated: February 10, 2013 at 8:05 pm
According to a Florida Highway Patrol spokesman, there will be no vehicle checkpoints in West Central Florida this month.
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By Jane Schwed on October 17th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:06 pm
Medicare’s annual open enrollment period started this week, offering seniors the chance to change parts of their plans, if needed.