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By Renee Beninate on September 12th, 2013 | Last updated: September 12, 2013 at 7:59 am
(Photo credit: Yousuf.Fahimuddin/Flickr)
A new senate bill, SB 144, filed on Sept. 4 by Transportation Committee Chairman Jeff Brandes seeks to end red-light camera infractions. North Florida law enforcement officials are concerned about the dangers if the cameras removed.
By Bakr Saliq Muhammad on September 2nd, 2013 | Last updated: September 2, 2013 at 1:52 pm
The Palatka city commission approved the sale of 1.6 acres of riverfront property for a new hotel. The move is part of a riverfront revitalization movement that has been in the works for the past few years.
Dale Whitford, the mother of two local shooting victims, reflects on gun violence, coping and the possibility for long-deserved justice.
By Kayla Gaskins on March 26th, 2013 | Last updated: March 26, 2013 at 5:23 pm
The Four Corners Cops Without Borders, an agreement among sheriffs allowing cross-county jurisdiction among Alachua, Bradford, Clay and Putnam counties, was renewed Tuesday.
By Leila Milgrim on February 19th, 2013 | Last updated: February 19, 2013 at 4:05 pm
Due to increased rates of childhood obesity, the University of Florida is launching a healthy-living initiative to help young children learn how to make healthy choices.
By Wade Millward on October 9th, 2012 | Last updated: October 11, 2012 at 8:41 am
Locals spoke out Tuesday against the amount of water requested by a billionaire-backed farm expanding throughout North Central Florida.
By Donna Green-Townsend on July 11th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:41 am
The health of Silver Springs and Silver River has been at the heart of recent debate over water permit requests in Marion County. The Silver River which flows into the Ocklawaha River has also been a part of a century old debate. More [...]