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By Rochelle Alleyne on September 12th, 2014 | Last updated: September 12, 2014 at 9:42 am
A week ago, making a trek across the University of Florida campus wasn’t much of an issue for most UF students. But after a recent string of similar assaults on and near the UF campus, many students are left on [...]
By Amanda Guillen on March 20th, 2014 | Last updated: March 20, 2014 at 9:14 pm
Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings Elementary will pilot a behavioral development program for boys, ages 9 to 11, to prevent them from entering the juvenile justice system.
By Heather van Blokland on January 9th, 2014 | Last updated: January 11, 2014 at 10:01 am
Cuts to the Farm Bill by Congress will threaten SNAP-Ed programs in Florida schools.
By Angelina Perez and Brittany Bokzam on October 25th, 2013 | Last updated: October 25, 2013 at 10:51 am
Effective Nov. 1, food stamp benefits will be cut for Floridians, which may make the people who depend on those food benefits turn to food banks.
By Stephanie Denardo and Peta-Gay Sheerwood on September 24th, 2013 | Last updated: November 20, 2013 at 5:09 pm
Congressman Ted Yoho came to Gainesville on Tuesday to speak about U.S. budget cuts and the Florida Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.
By Michal Higdon on September 12th, 2013 | Last updated: September 16, 2013 at 9:59 am
Millions of Floridians will not be able to use their electronic benefits cards for a few hours on Monday because of a system change that will save $21 million.
By Cassandra Feyerabend on September 18th, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 2:05 pm
A farm bill being discussed in Congress that could cut back on food aid has led to a growing movement by Florida religious leaders and other activists to incite opposition to the bill that could potentially cut billions of dollars in food assistance funding, according to the Palm Beach Post.