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By Bradley Williams on October 17th, 2014 | Last updated: October 17, 2014 at 6:34 pm
Local bar and music venue The Jam will close its doors this November after lease troubles and other plans for the area.
By edwinexaus on October 2nd, 2014 | Last updated: October 2, 2014 at 10:37 am
A video roundup of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida.
By Alexandra Go on September 23rd, 2014 | Last updated: September 23, 2014 at 4:45 pm
Food insecure locals received extra food resources thanks to the Salvation Army and the Nourishment Network Food Bank. The organizations, in partnership with Farm Share, held a free food distribution at the Salvation Army of Gainesville. About 500 local individuals and households received [...]
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 Heather van Blokland on February 22nd, 2014 | Last updated: February 22, 2014 at 8:34 pm
Former Asst. Deputy for Global Trade at the USDA weighs in on the impact of U.S. farm policy on local farming.
By Lawrence Chan on January 7th, 2014 | Last updated: January 9, 2014 at 12:17 pm
A woman with a handgun and ammunition was kept from boarding a Gainesville RTS bus after pulling the gun on her girlfriend.
By Peta-Gay Sheerwood on December 3rd, 2013 | Last updated: December 3, 2013 at 3:28 pm
A vote on sales tax will determine whether or not Ocala will begin construction for the proposed Tampa Yankees baseball stadium. The commission will meet again on Dec. 17 to discuss a proposed ordinance for voting methods.
By Jennifer Tintner on November 15th, 2013 | Last updated: November 15, 2013 at 2:01 pm
A unanimous vote by the Hernando County Commission approved plans for Hernando County Utilities to redesign plans to expand current wastewater treatment plant. The redesign will cost about $300,000, said Susan Goebel-Canning, the director of environmental services.
By Lauren Verno on November 14th, 2013 | Last updated: November 15, 2013 at 1:36 pm
A suicide memorial garden was dedicated to those who have lost their lives to suicide and to the family members and friends left behind afterward. The garden, which has been in the designing and building process for over a decade, was finally opened on Thursday to the public.
By Lauren Rautenkranz on November 1st, 2013 | Last updated: November 1, 2013 at 3:06 pm
A local Williston family is putting on a train-themed event for visitors during the Halloween weekend. The farm provides a place for families to bond and grow closer while riding on the Kirby’s private railroad.