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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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1 hr ago | Sunshine State News

University of Florida Gets High Marks for Affordable Education

Attending college can be a costly affair for many students, requiring most to take out loans, leaving them to wonder if college is even worth it at all.

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5 hrs ago | Florida Baptist Witness

Giving hope to the homeless through clothes, food, faith and fellowship

Lem Simmons is not your typical pastor. In fact, most people would not identify him as a member of the clergy just by looking at him.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Highlands Today

Harvesting Highlands

But by next fall, the almost two-acre field behind the Bert J. Harris Jr. Agricultural Center, 4509 George Blvd., should be blossoming with an array of vegetables, fruits and herbs grown and cultivated by Highlands County residents.

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Cleveland.com

Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers Crank Out On Hypnotic Eye

I was a senior in high school when Kid Leo from Cleveland's iconic flagship radio station WMMS queued up some songs from a new band hailing out of Gainesville, Florida.

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Froggy999.com

The Ultimate Watermelon Queen Battle

Front- Shelby , Jennifer Back- Whiskey , Brooke , Brandi , Meagan , Randy . The Watermelon Queens visited W&R and they put them to the test! We'd like to thank Caitlin Givens from the Mar-Del Watermelon Association for bringing everyone by! It was great to see our Mar-Del Watermelon Queen, Shelby Hurley along with Brandi Harrison the National ... (more)

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Rehab Management

Online Course Explores Hand and Upper Extremity Essentials, from Kinesiology and Anatomy to Rehab

An online course available through the American Occupational Therapy Association offers beginner to advanced occupational therapy practitioners information regarding the anatomy and kinesiology of the upper quarter, outlining neuroanatomy concepts linked to hand and upper extremity rehabilitation.

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Sentinel School Zone

UCF, UF, FSU rate among best values in new Money magazine ranking

Several Florida universities -- including UCF , UF and FSU -- rate among the nation's best values in higher education, according to the first-ever college rankings released this week by Money magazine .

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News Max

Charlie Crist Woos Black Vote in Fla. Gov's Race

As the leading Democratic candidate for Florida governor, Charlie Crist would be expected to draw overwhelming support from the state's more than 1.6 million registered black voters.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Newswise

UF/IFAS Study: When It Comes to Gluten-Free Diets, Unfounded Beliefs Abound

GAINESVILLE, Fla. - While necessary for some, many people eat gluten-free diets because they believe they'll gain certain health benefits, but these beliefs are not all supported by research, a University of Florida nutrition expert says.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

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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