Tag Archives: travel

Gainesville Residents Gear Up For School Bus-Based Summer Road Trip

By on March 20th, 2014 | Last updated: March 20, 2014 at 6:32 pm

Gainesville residents prepare for a cross-country road trip from mid-June to mid-August in a refurbished school bus.

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Transportation summit addresses Gainesville’s road issues

By and on April 11th, 2013 | Last updated: April 11, 2013 at 3:06 pm

City officials and local residents spoke out about Gainesville’s transportation problems at a five-hour transportation summit on Wednesday.

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Roads to be stuffed with Thanksgiving traffic

By on November 14th, 2012 | Last updated: November 27, 2012 at 4:00 pm

According to AAA’s projections, 90 percent of people traveling during Thanksgiving will be driving, and Wednesday is expected to be the worst day to travel on the roads.

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Gator Clubs to welcome fans to Texas

By on September 6th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:43 pm

Sixty UF fans tailgated with the Florida Alumni Association at the Texas game.

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Summer gas prices continue to rise in Florida

By on August 20th, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 12:04 pm

Summer time usually means higher prices at the pump and so far, this year hasn’t been much of an exception. Gas prices have continued to rise statewide and nationally since the beginning of July. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Robert Lopez spoke [...]

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Less pain at the pump this July 4th

By on July 2nd, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 1:50 pm

Fuel prices have continued to decrease in Florida, impacting holiday travel. Due to this decrease, more people are traveling by car, especially during the Independence Day holiday. Florida AAA spokesperson  Jessica Brady says a predicted 1.8 million Florida residents are going to [...]

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With summer travel around the corner, gas prices showing hope

By on April 30th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 4:16 pm

For the first time this year, motorists are paying less at the pump than at this time last year- an average of $3.80 per gallon. AAA South Senior Motor Club Manager John Albright says this decrease will have a direct [...]

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