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 2021-04-15 12:00 

Gainesville Sun

What's Happening: Your 10-day forecast for April 16-25, 2021...

Events this week include a canoe and kayak race, National Bat Appreciation Day and a fine arts festival....

 2021-04-15 10:01 

Gainesville Sun

Scene Calendar: Fun things to do April 16-22, 2021...

A comprehensive list of Gainesville-area entertainment events....

 2021-04-15 08:03 

Gainesville Sun

Buchholz hangs on to move one step closer to lacrosse playoffs...

Buchholz upsets higher-seeded Niceville to advance to district lacrosse final...

 2021-04-15 04:00 

Gainesville Sun

Florida needs to invest in mental health system...

At a time when need is growing, investing in the existing community behavioral health infrastructure is the wise and right thing to do....

 2021-04-15 04:00 

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Letters to the editor for April 15, 2021...

Letters from Sun readers...

 2021-04-15 02:21 

Gainesville Sun

Restaurant news: Prime & Pearl serves steak, seafood in Celebration Pointe...

Also in the news are Crispy Baguette, Petit Uppercrust and Spurrier's Gridiron Grille....

 2021-04-14 22:20 

Gainesville Sun

From 2009: Boca Raton doctor, family lose millions in investments with Madoff...

A Boca Raton-based doctor thought he had found a safe place for his firm's pension plan: Bernard Madoff's investments....

 2021-04-14 21:05 

Gainesville Sun

Alachua County adds 45 COVID-19 cases Wednesday...

Local hospitalizations are lower than the previous week....

 2021-04-14 20:22 

Gainesville Sun

I-75 Columbia County crash kills Illinois woman...

A 3-year-old boy and 6-month-old girl sustained minor injuries in the accident....

 2021-04-14 19:51 

Gainesville Sun

FHP: Merritt Island woman dies in Gilchrist crash...

The crash occurred late Tuesday afternoon on State Road 26 near Fanning Springs....

 2021-04-14 19:00 

Gainesville Sun

Ice dreams: Players push for hockey rink in Hogtown...

UF's club hockey team drives to Wesley Chapel in Pasco County, 90 minutes away, to practice and play....

 2021-04-14 18:43 

Gainesville Sun

COVID-19 vaccines offered to Alachua County high schoolers...

Schools are sending consent forms home with students this week, including Digital Academy students....

 2021-04-14 17:27 

Gainesville Sun

Santa Fe College offers 1,500 vaccines...

About 1,500 Moderna doses are available....

 2021-04-14 16:27 

Gainesville Sun

UF HealthStreet reaches out to community...

UF Health is providing outreach to the community through "On the Road Events" that bring the Community Research Vehicle and UF HealthStreet community health workers together to bridge health and social disparities....

 2021-04-14 16:23 

Gainesville Sun

Enroll kindergarten students...

The Alachua County School District will host two virtual events for families of incoming kindergarten students — the Transitioning to Kindergarten Family Workshop on April 22 and the Kindergarten Round-up on April 28....

 2021-04-14 16:22 

Gainesville Sun

County has funding for nonprofits...

The CAPP grant is a reimbursement grant, requiring grantees to expend their own funds and request reimbursement. The grant period is from Oct. 1 through Sept. 30, 2024, subject to annual appropriation by the Alachua County Commission....

 2021-04-14 16:11 

Gainesville Sun

An on time God...

God may not come when you want him but he will always be on time is a popular saying among believers in the Christian faith. That was the message by the Rev. Dr. Marie Herring, senior pastor of DaySpring Baptist Church, during her sermon Sunday morning de...

 2021-04-14 09:05 

Gainesville Sun

Whitley: Gators might be ready to start living up to the baseball hype...

Jack Leftwich's dominant relief pitching powered Florida to a 3-2 win over FSU and showed that the Gators might still live up to their hype....

 2021-04-14 08:40 

Gainesville Sun

Tuesday's high school roundup: Oak Hall sweeps P.K. Yonge to earn district title in girls tennis...

Trenton, Gainesville High roll to softball wins...

 2021-04-14 04:00 

Gainesville Sun

Solar farm will be a good neighbor...

Those who call the Sand Bluff solar project unnecessary are blinding themselves to the seriousness of a climate crisis that is very real....

 2021-04-14 04:00 

Gainesville Sun

Letters to the editor for April 14, 2021...

Letters from Sun readers...

 2021-04-14 02:11 

Gainesville Sun

Gainesville RTS riders laud new electric buses...

A fourth electric bus is expected to join the city's RTS fleet soon....

 2021-04-14 02:10 

Gainesville Sun

Here's what you should know about SB86, Bright Futures before the legislative session ends...

The 2021 legislative session ends April 30. Most colleges ask students to commit by May 1....

 2021-04-13 22:40 

Gainesville Sun

UF Health, NVIDIA create GatorTron technology...

The program will rapidly search medical records to help doctors find patients for clinical trials, improving the accuracy of the research...

 2021-04-13 20:44 

Gainesville Sun

Alachua County: Keep masks on...

The county still won't allow gatherings of 50 or more people in places where they can't socially distance without masks....

 2021-04-13 20:17 

Gainesville Sun

No appointment needed at upcoming Alachua County vaccination clinics...

The clinics will take place at the Martin Luther King Jr. Center on Friday and Fellowship Church of High Springs on Saturday....

 2021-04-13 17:05 

Gainesville Sun

The Week Ahead - April 14-17...

Fun things to do include festivals, theater and dance performances, children's activities, science workshops, tax information, museums, gallery openings and more....

 2021-04-13 14:20 

Gainesville Sun

Alachua County pauses its Johnson & Johnson vaccine administrations. Here's what we know....

About 400 people have received the J&J vaccine locally, and no issues have been reported. Still, to be cautious, Alachua County is pausing J&J....

 2021-04-13 10:02 

Gainesville Sun

Whitley's Believe It or Not: When does the Head Ball Coach get his Medal of Freedom?...

After awarding Bobby Bowden Florida's first Medal of Freedom, Gov. Ron DeSantis should give the second one to Steve Spurrier...

 2021-04-13 09:30 

Gainesville Sun

Alachua County restaurant inspections for April 5-10...

An inspection conducted on any given day may not be representative of the overall, long-term conditions at the establishment....

 2021-04-13 04:01 

Gainesville Sun

Give the gift of life through organ donation...

When someone is awaiting a life-saving organ transplant, it really is their last chance, their last hope for any future at all....

 2021-04-12 21:14 

Gainesville Sun

Citations, speeders increase on University Avenue...

Gainesville police gave 34 more warnings and eight more citations to drivers on West University Avenue last week than the week prior....

 2021-04-12 20:38 

Gainesville Sun

Weekend storms lead to lower COVID-19 vaccinations, cases reported Monday...

Alachua County added 262 new vaccinations and eight new coronavirus cases in Monday's health department report....

 2021-04-12 19:35 

Gainesville Sun

AREA HIGH SCHOOL SCHEDULE...

Schedule of area high school sporting events...

 2021-04-12 19:18 

Gainesville Sun

Sun Sports Weekly: Playoff time for spring teams...

Weightlifting, lacrosse, tennis and track and field districts on tap...

 2021-04-12 18:46 

Gainesville Sun

UF student pedestrian in coma, surgery after accident on 13th Street...

Calhoun Wolverton is a University of Florida sophomore from Tampa studying finance and accounting....

 2021-04-12 16:37 

Gainesville Sun

Court: Florida prisoner can seek punitive damages...

Thus far, prisoner Conraad Hoever has only been awarded $1 in...

 2021-04-12 13:58 

Gainesville Sun

Alachua County deputies shoot man armed with knife...

The deputy has been placed on administrative leave, standard procedure in law enforcement-related shootings....

 2021-04-12 04:01 

Gainesville Sun

Educators under attack from Legislature...

Passing egregious bills being considered by the Legislature will only incentivize more teachers to leave the state....

 2021-04-12 04:00 

Gainesville Sun

Legislation would address racial disparities in maternal mortality...

The Black Maternal Health Momnibus Act of 2021 would address social determinants of maternal health and encourage culturally competent maternity care....

 2021-04-12 04:00 

Gainesville Sun

Letters to the editor for April 12, 2021...

Letters from Sun readers...

 2021-04-12 01:14 

Gainesville Sun

Should underused schools be closed or rezoned for more students?...

Some suggest the underused schools should be rezoned for more students; others suggest they may need to be closed permanently....

 2021-04-11 19:08 

Gainesville Sun

Alachua County reports 1 COVID-19 death Sunday...

The county also added 35 new virus cases....

 2021-04-11 18:28 

Gainesville Sun

Buchholz students recognized at FBLA competition...

Oak Hall student receives inaugural Youth Advocate Award for her work to improving lives of children and families. Buchholz students win top honors...

 2021-04-11 17:58 

Gainesville Sun

Mostly sunny week ahead for Gainesville...

High temperatures are forecast from the high-70s to mid-80s throughout the week....

 2021-04-11 16:00 

Gainesville Sun

Genocide is always closer than we think...

American companies such as Chevron, Apple and Nike are either actively funding or profiting from crimes against humanity....

 2021-04-11 11:00 

Gainesville Sun

Whitley: Florida schools could get recruiting boon from NIL law...

As college sports transitions away from amateurism, Florida's new NIL law could give state schools a recruiting boost over rivals in other states....

 2021-04-11 04:05 

Gainesville Sun

City must rely less on GRU transfer...

Commissioners should prevent GRU's already-high electric rates from soaring out of control by continuing to move away from relying so much on utility revenue....

 2021-04-11 04:00 

Gainesville Sun

Sound Off for April 11, 2021...

Comments from Sun callers...

 2021-04-11 04:00 

Gainesville Sun

Letters to the editor for April 11, 2021...

Letters from Sun readers...

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