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By Ryan Jones on April 30th, 2014 | Last updated: April 30, 2014 at 4:53 pm
Because of flooding on 150 acres of Micanopy land, the Horse Protection Association of Florida is in need of dry land for its rescues. A suitable area was found for 23 of the horses, but HPAF’s Morgan Silver worries about organizing the funds to continue paying rent.
By Alexandrea DaCosta on April 17th, 2014 | Last updated: April 21, 2014 at 6:10 pm
North Central farmers are straying away from pesticide-filled, genetically engineered foods with an emphasis on organic practices. The number of organic farms has more than doubled in the past two years.
By Raphael Pires on February 12th, 2014 | Last updated: February 19, 2014 at 6:17 pm
The town of Micanopy plans to construct sidewalks through the Florida Department of Transportation. Although the sidewalks are for safety precaution, residents oppose plans because they are afraid the FDOT will cut down their Heritage Oak trees.
By Cassandra Vangellow on October 14th, 2012 | Last updated: October 15, 2012 at 10:07 am
The sight of one-of-a-kind pieces, the smell of kettle corn wafting through the air and the sounds of laughter and conversation came from the young and old this weekend at the 31st annual Gainesville Downtown Festival & Art Show.
By Luis Giraldo on September 11th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:40 pm
Judaism, Christianity, Islam and several other faith leaders gathered at Holy Trinity Episcopal Church to remember the victims of 9/11 The leaders spoke about change and interfaith unity.
By Donna Green-Townsend on June 25th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:55 am
Micanopy, like many other North Central Florida communities, experienced heavy rain throughout the night. The storm conditions brought down a few trees on county highways. The rain also caused the collapse of a roof on an unoccupied building at the […]
By Stephanie Strasser on June 8th, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 1:50 pm
History buffs in Florida may want to come to Alachua County on Saturday. The Battle of Micanopy’s 176th Commemoration event in the historic town of Micanopy is taking place. This year’s event memorial will be unlike all the others.