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By Alexa Lightle on November 3rd, 2014 | Last updated: November 3, 2014 at 5:03 pm
An area dubbed Tent City in Gainesville housed homeless people for years, but their eviction left the area littered with remnants from the former occupants. The property is now seeking help for a much needed clean-up.
By Nickelle Smith and Maria A. Llorens on January 29th, 2014 | Last updated: February 3, 2014 at 9:18 am
Florida NAACP leader Torey Alston, the chair of economic development, hopes President Obama’s leadership will improve home ownership and unemployment prospects for African Americans and Latinos.
By Fernanda Ponce on September 4th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:46 pm
In the festive nature of Labor Day, WUFT spoke with a UF professor on the importance of Labor Unions in today’s society.
By Elle Newbold on August 3rd, 2012 | Last updated: February 19, 2013 at 2:11 pm
A recent survey by Meals on Wheels Association of America placed Florida as the state with the ninth highest percent of seniors who are going hungry. In Alachua County the fight is still raging to combat food insecurity among this […]