Tag Archives: covid

‘Power of the Purse’ brunch returns for 8th year

Power of the Purse Brunch attendees sit at round tables talking and eating.

A fundraiser supporting victims of domestic violence has made its way back to the Gainesville Woman’s Club. Peaceful Paths is the certified domestic violence center that provides free and confidential services to survivors of domestic violence in Alachua, Bradford and Union counties in Florida. The services provided include an emergency shelter, …

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The Point, March 31, 2023: Special Report: Animals on the barrier islands

Subscribe to The Point, arriving in your inbox Monday through Friday at 8 a.m. The stories near you • WUFT News Special Report: Living on the Edge: Animals.For the six-month anniversary of Hurricane Ian, we’re publishing Living on the Edge, a five-part series on Florida’s barrier islands in an era of climate change. Today’s stories look at animals that …

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“Carmen” performance addresses ageless struggles of race, social class and gender

A cast of 150 undergraduate and graduate students from the University of Florida Opera Theatre, UF School of Theatre + Dance, the Capella Nova Chorus of Gainesville and UF Symphony Orchestra will perform the opera "Carmen" Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at the Phillips Center for the Performing Arts. Maestro Tiffany Lu will lead the 70-piece orchestra. 

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