Now that Thanksgiving is over, a Gainesville homeless shelter and soup kitchen is stepping up preparations for the next holiday. WUFT-FM’s Carolyn Brewster says St. Francis House sees more need in the cold Christmas season than almost any other time of year.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/news/files/2011/11/StFrancisHolidayWRAP.mp3]
From laborer to new company owner, a Gainesville construction worker is now building a seven-story apartment complex in Midtown. Here’s how he got there.