A project that will turn an old hotel into a living space for homeless U.S. Veterans has left some people outraged, and others hopeful. As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Mike Biana reports, this controversial issue has Gainesville residents divided.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/BianaHomelessVetsWRAP.mp3]
The Lake City community is working to help a family of eight that lost their home in a fire last week. Donations so far include mattresses, shoes, toothbrushes and sports equipment for the kids, and a GoFundMe has been set up to raise money toward a down payment on a new house.