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By Taylor Widom on September 30th, 2014 | Last updated: September 30, 2014 at 1:56 pm
Lester Poole has stories he may never get to tell. The 94-year-old served in the United States Coast Guard from 1939 to 1947, during which he traveled the globe and went wherever the tide took him. “South Africa. Brazil,” he [...]
By Ana Krsmanovic on February 20th, 2014 | Last updated: February 26, 2014 at 1:52 pm
Improvements taking root at the Sidney Lanier Center with the help of Project Makeover.
By Elise Giordano on September 24th, 2013 | Last updated: September 25, 2013 at 8:59 am
Three of Florida’s largest environmental groups are teaming together to put an amendment that would budget $650 million for Florida’s conservations on the 2014 ballot.
By Drew Bryan on February 8th, 2013 | Last updated: February 8, 2013 at 9:05 pm
Porter’s Community Farm hosting the Porter’s Potluck and BBQ on Feb. 9 at 2 p.m as part of Local Food Week in Gainesville this year.
By Kelsey Meany on October 23rd, 2012 | Last updated: October 24, 2012 at 1:30 pm
The fall sale for Friends of Alachua County will take place this week and continue through next. The sale features more than 500,000 books, magazines, audio and video items, artwork and more.
By Marc Whiteman on March 4th, 2011 | Last updated: July 22, 2013 at 2:23 pm
Six individuals received awards for all their hard volunteer work in the community on Thursday night in the Gainesville City Hall. The STAR Volunteer Awards, for those who impact local nature parks, was rewarded to high school students Naomi Glaser [...]