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Gainesville, Florida is located in Alachua County. Zip codes in Gainesville, FL include 32627, 32603, and 32601. The median home price in Gainesville is $168,900 which is roughly $91/per square foot. More Gainesville information.

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11 hrs ago | University of Florida News

UF completes more work to improve visitor experience in St. Augustine

GAINESVILLE, Fla. - The nation's oldest city has a big birthday coming up, and the University of Florida is helping to prepare St. Augustine for the party.

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16 hrs ago | Counterpunch

Is Gaza Our Mirror?

Listening to the stinging condemnation of Israel by both conservatives and Labor on the floor of the British parliament on July 14, viewers in the US might well have felt they were in a different planet.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Aiken Standard

Poor teens' health may benefit from top schools

Disadvantaged teens may get more than an academic boost by attending top-notch high schools - their health may also benefit, a study suggests.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Times

Prayer Band celebrates 64th anniversary with interfaith gathering

Hallelujahs were shouted, hands were raised and stories were told about how the Gainesville Prayer Band had impacted lives and churches for the past 64 years.

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The Florida Times-Union

Roger Bull's Sunday Business Notebook

Though it's been no secret for some time now, Wal-Mart has finally confirmed that it will build a Supercenter at 7075 Collins Road, just west of Interstate 295.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

News 4 Jax

Man killed crossing street in wheelchair

An Alachua County man has died after he was hit by a car on Southeast Hawthorne Road on Friday morning.

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News 4 Jax

Bruce Robinson

Education: University of Florida College of Law; Gainesville, Florida, Juris Doctorate with Honors awarded December, 1971; Florida State University; Bachelor of Arts, Tallahassee, Florida, 1966; Columbia High School Legal Experience As far as issues are concerned, the County Attorney does not vote on policy issues, but only gives legal advice to ... (more)

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News 4 Jax

Signs warn about snakes at Fla. rest stop

If you're planning on driving on Interstate 75 and the urge to stop at a rest area hits you, a sign at one rest area near Gainesville is now urging motorists to beware of poisonous snakes.

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University of Florida News

UF professor's study named article of the year

GAINESVILLE, Fla. - A University of Florida professor's article on quitting smoking has been named the best of the year by one of the nation's leading behavioral psychology journals.

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Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

St. Petersburg's Robert Finke Claims Florida Swim Network Swim of the Night at FLAGS

GAINESVILLE, Florida, July 18. WITH a new meet record and a Junior National cut, St. Petersburg's Robert Finke claimed the Florida Swim Network Swim of the Night at the Florida Age Group State Championships yesterday.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Alligator Army

Florida's 48 for 2014, No. 44: Batesy should make you feel like wearing 44

We're doing a preseason countdown a little differently this year, with Florida's 48 for 2014.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

WTLV

Oil company busted for fracking in the Everglades

Florida's environmental agency says it's planning to sue a Texas oil company for violating state drilling regulations at one of its wells located near the Everglades.

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WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Coyote problem in Lakeland to be addressed

Coyote problem in Lakeland to be addressed The presentation is being given in response to several cat mutilations reported in April around the Lake Hollingsworth area.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

WireNews+Co

NASA Announces Early Career Faculty Space Tech Research Grants

NASA has selected seven university-led proposals for the study of innovative, early stage technologies that address high priority needs for America's space program.

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Newswise

Kids' 'Community' Knowledge From Internet Leaves UF/IFAS Researcher Hopeful

GAINESVILLE a' Parents sometimes link the Internet to negative social behavior, but some children use the Web to learn about their communities, a new University of Florida study shows.

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University of Florida News

Many at-risk heart disease patients lack guidance on beneficial aspirin treatment

GAINESVILLE, Fla. - A daily low dose of aspirin can offer important protection against cardiovascular disease, but University of Florida researchers say that the people who could receive the most benefit from the medication may not be taking it.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

The Daily Star

To Mother, With Love

For more than 14 years, Didar Islam lived the American dream working as an electrical engineer for top companies.

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U.U. World

Book group brings Muslims and UU women together

Religious dialogue in a divided world The urgent need for Muslim dialogue and a Jew's quest to pray with Christians and Muslims.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Young entrepreneurs climb trees to learn teamwork

The group of about 40 students met with Canopy Climbers at Gum Root Park recently as part of the University of Florida Young Entrepreneurs for Leadership and Sustainability summer program Young entrepreneurs climb trees to learn teamwork The group of about 40 students met with Canopy Climbers at Gum Root Park recently as part of the University of ... (more)

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The Orlando Sentinel

Orlando firm makes phone deal in Japan

An Orlando-based developer of advanced lighting technology for phone screens has landed a research-and-development deal with Japan's largest coalition of phone display manufacturers, officials said last week.

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