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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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13 hrs ago | University of Florida News

'Little janitor' merits attention in Florida springs' health debate, UF/IFAS research shows

GAINESVILLE, Fla. - A small, slow moving resident who enjoys a vegetative diet and keeps things tidy may be the overlooked player in public debates over Florida's ailing freshwater springs, University of Florida researchers say.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Guardian

Drag racing fire trucks set to highlight cancer society fundraiser

While the sight of fire trucks racing towards a blaze is not uncommon, seeing two of them barreling down a drag strip is a spectacle not for the faint of heart.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Bradenton.com

Pine bark shortage creates trouble for some Florida blueberry farmers

When Felicia Tappan owned a 5-acre organic blueberry farm in Duette, she would haul in 40 semi-trucks full of pine bark to plant her berries in.

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Rivals.com

Four-star Brown to the Gators

After fielding more than 50 scholarship offers, Cincinnati Winton Woods four-star offensive tackle George Brown announced a commitment to Florida .

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University of Florida News

Researchers find new fertility drug to be more effective than one used for past 40 years

GAINESVILLE, Fla. - A fertility drug used for more than four decades could soon be replaced with another drug that is 30 percent more effective in helping women become pregnant, according to a study with University of Florida ties.

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WTLV

NY girl, 5, killed in north Fla. crash

The Florida Highway Patrol says a 5-year-old New York girl is dead and her brother is recovering from serious injuries after the car they were riding in was struck by a sports utility vehicle.

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Mirror.co.uk

Boozed-up road rage driver run over by his OWN truck after confronting another motorist

A sozzled road rage driver who accosted a woman motorist was run over by his OWN truck when she fled.

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The Lebanon Daily News

Poland cancels plans for cultural year with Russia

The Polish government has canceled plans for a year of cultural celebrations with Russia out of anger with Russian actions in Ukraine.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Lowell Sun

Naked thieves take burgers from SW Fla eatery

A southwest Florida waitress has dubbed the trio of naked hamburger thieves who broke into an eatery "dumb, dumber and dumbest."

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The Lebanon Daily News

ICC: Gadhafi-era spy chief can be tried in Libya

Appeals judges at the International Criminal Court have upheld a decision that allows Libyan authorities to put on trial a former intelligence chief from Moammar Gadhafi's era.

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ReporterHerald.com

Pacino, Dafoe set for Venice Film Festival

This year's Venice Film Festival will tackle topics from the financial crisis to drone warfare, and feature performances from Willem Dafoe, Al Pacino and Ethan Hawke.

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Brush News-Tribune

Suspects in Stradivarius theft due in court

A Milwaukee man who pleaded guilty in the theft of a $5 million Stradivarius violin is due to be sentenced, and his co-defendant is expected to change his not-guilty plea.

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Manchester Journal

Man run over by own truck during road rage

A man in Florida apparently got a dose of road rage karma when police say he was run over by his own pickup truck after getting out to bang on another driver's window.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Examiner.com

Interview with Don Felder Former Guitarist of The Eagles

I was 10 years old and just saw him shaking his hips and playing guitar with all those girls screaming.

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University of Florida News

UF launches newest preeminence initiative aimed at biodiversity

GAINESVILLE, Fla. - The variety and abundance of plants, animals and insects in a given area define its environmental health.

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WTLV

Petronio & Jones Make US Amateur Field

The senior pair joins fellow UNF senior in the championship field giving the Ospreys a trio of challengers for the national amateur title.

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Willamette Week

Something In The Waters

A great album tells a story. Whether it's a tale told literally or a purely emotional ride, a narrative thread can make a record feel like vastly more than the sum of its singles.

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University of Florida News

Friends old and new meet on Sesame Street in Gainesville

Elmo, Grover, Abby Cadabby and their friends welcome Chamki, Grover's friend from India, to Sesame Street.

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Ag Professional

New partnership to revitalize global agricultural education

An international partnership across India, Africa and the USA has formed the 'One Agriculture-One Science: A Global Education Consortium' initiative aimed at revitalizing global agricultural education, capacity building and technology transfer.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

University of Florida News

UF research shows rhymes can inspire reasoning during the third trimester in the womb

GAINESVILLE, Fla. - Mozart, Beethoven or even Shakespeare - pregnant mothers have been known to expose their babies to many forms of auditory stimulation.

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