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UF Senior Pitcher Frank Rubio’s Four-Year Journey

Frank Rubio joined the Gator baseball team as a freshman walk-on during one of the best recruiting classes in Gator baseball history. The senior pitcher endured a tough four-year journey to become a valuable leader in the 2017 season. Rubio, the only senior pitcher on Florida’s roster, is expected to …

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Florida Begins Process Of Issuing Medical Marijuana ID Cards

Florida health officials who oversee the medical marijuana program have started processing identification card applications for patients and caregivers. The cards, which are issued through the Office of Compassionate Use, are part of regulations passed by the Florida Legislature last year. Department of Health spokeswoman Mara Gambinieri says the rule …

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Higher-Ed Package Headed to Senate Floor

The Florida Senate is poised to approve a major higher-education package that would expand the use of Bright Futures scholarships and tighten graduation standards for universities and state colleges. The Senate Appropriations Committee on Thursday voted to combine the major elements of Senate President Joe Negron’s higher-education initiative into one …

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