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Two students and babysitter hit by truck at a school bus stop in Putnam County
PUTNAM COUNTY, Fla. -- Two students and a babysitter have been hit by a pickup at a bus stop in Putnam County, according to state troopers.
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Super Chevy Magazine
402 Big-Block Rebuild, Part 2 - 1967 Chevrolet Chevelle SS
In our second installment, we hit the machine shop, and get our 402 and all its parts and pieces ready for reassembly.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Florida football recruiting: Gators land offensive tackle David Sharpe
Florida's 2014 recruiting class gained a very important commitment on Thursday from one of the nation's top offensive tackles.
Priest Theatre Now Has New Digital Projector
Janet Alligood, owner of Priest Theatre, said the movie projector from 1944 will be switch to a digital server and computer-based projector.
Bangor Daily News
UM grad Lionel Dubay wins national award
Lionel J. Dubay, Assistant Vice President for the Business Services Division at the University of Florida, received the first IAVM Region 5 Distinguished Service Award at the recent Sport Entertainment and Venues Tomorrow Conference held at the University of South Carolina.
Health News Digest
Symptoms Linked to Poor Quality of Life in Long-term Childhood Cancer Survivors
GAINESVILLE, Fla. - Due to improved treatments and technologies, more children than ever are surviving cancer.
Hemmings Auto Blogs
Avantis to descend on Gainesville, Florida, for Winterfest
Avanti , a car designed by Raymond Loewy for Studebaker in 1963. Though the radically styled sport coupe failed to prevent Studebaker's demise, the Avanti has risen from the dead on numerous occasions in the ensuing decades, including the most recent attempt to revive the marque, which lasted from 2001 until early 2007.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
News 4 Jax
70-year-old woman missing since last week
Deputies in Alachua County are looking for a 70-year-old Gainesville woman who hasn't been seen or heard from since Friday.
Leo Kottke, Jan. 11 at SF Fine Arts Hall
Leo Kottke-innovative acoustic guitar virtuoso, vocalist and fan favorite-will appear in concert as part of the Master Artists Series at Santa Fe College at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, January 11, 2014, in the Fine Arts Hall at the Northwest Campus, 3000 NW 83 Street, Gainesville.
Food Trends That May End Up on Your Plate in 2014
Newswise - GAINESVILLE, Fla. - University of Florida's Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences faculty work on just about any food-related topic imaginable.
The Orlando Sentinel
Kiplinger's ranks UCF 42nd nationally for best value
UCF ranks 42nd in the nation on a new list of Best Values in Public Colleges released by Kiplinger's Personal Finance magazine.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Peace Soldiers March Across America for Veterans' Rights
Two San Francisco Occupy veterans, Stephen Michael Clift and James Cartmill, , radicalized and humanized by their military service and their Occupy experience, began a self-described 'epic' 'Trans-national mission to wage peace,' Code Name: March Across America, a quest to end veterans' homelessness by preventing and healing the spiritual wounds ... (more)
Childhood Obesity Treatments: Parent-Only Interventions Could Help, Too
The gold standard for treating childhood obesity currently involves using a family-based approach in which both parents and children attend meetings on losing weight.
Alachua County Jail Unveils Energy-Saving Project
The Alachua County Jail held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion of an equipment replacement and energy conservation project.
Jacksonville Bank hires Kendall Spencer as new CEO
Spencer will start immediately as president and CEO of the holding company , as well as CEO of the bank.
Study gives take on area agribusiness
Southwest Floridians generally have a favorable view of regional agribusiness. But they'd like to get to know local farmers better, learn about how they operate and how they're handling thorny issues concerning the environment and labor.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Germs That Inhabit Gut May Affect Colon Cancer Risk
Researchers analyzed DNA in fecal samples collected from 47 colorectal cancer patients and 94 people without the disease to determine the level of diversity of their gut bacteria.
Home for the Holidays: Expert Shares Tips for Handling Family Stress
GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- At the end of any holiday movie, there's always a home-and-hearth scene where family is gathered A round, glasses are raised, lights twinkle and all is aglow.
UF/IFAS: 'Perfect Storm' Needed for Salmonella to Spread in Post-Harvest Tomatoes
GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- University of Florida researchers have gained new insight into produce-associated salmonella that they hope will eventually reduce the number and severity of the illness-causing outbreaks.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Parent-Doctor Interventions Effective Against Obesity In Children;...
Obese children who are excluded from parent-doctor meetings regarding their weight loss could experience the same positive results without the embarrassment.