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  1. Disney dreams: Hourly workers set education goals now that school is freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 28 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Goofy hugs a Disney employee during an expo for the Disney Aspire program at the Coronado Springs Resort, on Friday, Sept. 28, 2018.

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  2. Disney dreams: Hourly workers set education goals now that school is freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 28 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Cast members attend an expo to learn about the Disney Aspire program, that will pay for the tuition and expenses for hourly employees to continue their studies. Cast members attend an expo to learn about the Disney Aspire program, that will pay for the tuition and expenses for hourly employees to continue their studies.

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  3. Poverty rate in Florida dips to lowest level since Great Recession, census saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    About 14 percent of the Sunshine State's population had incomes below the poverty line last year compared to 13.2 percent in 2008. About 14 percent of the Sunshine State's population had incomes below the poverty line last year compared to 13.2 percent in 2008.

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  4. UF coach Dan Mullen signs his six-year, $36.6 million contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    UF head coach Dan Mullen, center, runs onto the field with his players before an NCAA college football game against Charleston Southern Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018, in Gainesville, Fla.

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  5. Tim Tebow reminds Gainesville how much it misses himRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Tim Tebow returned to Gainesville to partner with Allstate and Food4Kids in an effort to prepare food for food-unstable homes. Tim Tebow returned to Gainesville to partner with Allstate and Food4Kids in an effort to prepare food for food-unstable homes.

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  6. UF suspends Delta Chi fraternity for alcohol-related hazingRead the original story

    Sep 6, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    On Tuesday, the University of Florida sent an email to Delt Chi informing its members of suspension for an alcohol-related incident last February. On Tuesday, the University of Florida sent an email to Delt Chi informing its members of suspension for an alcohol-related incident last February.

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  7. Mailer dings Florida House candidate Mikaela Nix for 2001 arrest, but records show charge was droppedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A mailer sent by Florida House District 47 candidate Stockton Reeves dings his opponent, Mikaela Nix, for a 2001 arrest for petit theft - even though court records show the charge was dropped. The two Republicans are facing off for the party's nomination in the Aug. 28 primary.

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  8. Bento Cafe on track to double restaurants by next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Bento Cafe employees Imad Hammoumi, right, and Michael Tan, left, prepare dishes at the company's downtown Orlando location on July 26, 2018. Bento Cafe employees Imad Hammoumi, right, and Michael Tan, left, prepare dishes at the company's downtown Orlando location on July 26, 2018.

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  9. Podcast: The latest on the Florida Gators QB race and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Dan Mullen, head football coach at the University of Florida, speaks during a press conference in Gainesville on Thursday, August 2, 2018. Dan Mullen, head football coach at the University of Florida, speaks during a press conference in Gainesville on Thursday, August 2, 2018.

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  10. Guns, gamblers and domestic violence: What is new Gators coach Dan...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Six UF football players were involved in a May 28 confrontation on campus and must face the student conduct board. The group of players, including senior tight end C'yontai Lewis, top receiver Tyrie Cleveland and incoming freshman quarterback Emory Jones, were not charged following a UFPD investigation.

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  11. Online college courses on the rise, but are they good for students?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Today's college students have more screen time and less seat time, thanks to a push from state and university leaders to push them into online courses as a way to save money and reach people who can't come to campus. Today's college students have more screen time and less seat time, thanks to a push from state and university leaders to push them into online courses as a way to save money and reach people who can't come to campus.

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  12. Florida wrong to ban on-campus early voting, League of Women Voters tells judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Democrat Bill Nelson's re-election campaign said it raised nearly $4.4 million in the second quarter, less than half of Gov. Rick Scott's $10.7 million figure revealed by his camp on Monday. Neither campaign has officially filed with the Federal Elections Commission yet, so there are no documented details on where the money came from.

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  13. Waldo is no longer the nation's worst speed trap, AAA saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The tiny town of Waldo in north Florida is no longer the nation's worst speed trap, the AAA auto and travel club says. The tiny town of Waldo in north Florida is no longer the nation's worst speed trap, the AAA auto and travel club says.

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  14. Florida's high waters are boon for snail kites and manateesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Hurricanes and heavy rain can mean opportunity for wildlife as revealed by what two of Florida's coolest creatures are up to these days. At the St. Johns River 30 miles southeast of Orlando, manatees are frolicking where they rarely do, while snail kites are nesting near Gainesville for the first documented time.

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  15. Florida's high waters are boon for snail kites and manateesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Hurricanes and heavy rain can mean opportunity for wildlife as revealed by what two of Florida's coolest creatures are up to these days. At the St. Johns River 30 miles southeast of Orlando, manatees are frolicking where they rarely do, while snail kites are nesting near Gainesville for the first documented time.

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  16. Seminoles will host Gators in 2018-19 college basketball season openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Forward Terance Mann of the Florida State Seminoles points to the crowd after scoring a basket during a NCAA basketball game against the Florida Gators at the Stephen C. O' Connell Center on December 4, 2017 in Gainesville, Florida. FSU beat UF 83-66.

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  17. Pitching duel between Gators' Brady Singer, Auburn's Casey Mize among ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    UF right-hander Brady Singer pitches during last Saturday's 3-2 win against Jacksonville during the NCAA Gainesville Regional. Singer is 11-1 for the Gators.

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  18. Plane makes emergency landing on Interstate 75Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    A small plane made an emergency landing on Interstate 75 today, and the moments before touchdown were captured on video. The video caught by Voradet Thepsouvanh and rebroadcast by area TV stations show the plane near touchdown in the northbound lanes of I-75 just south of Gainesville near the Williston Road exit, according to WCJB.

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  19. Wil Dalton drives in six, No. 1 seed Florida beats Columbia 13-5 in Gainesville RegionalRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Florida's Wil Dalton hits the ball to left field to drive in Nelson Maldonado in the first inning against Columbia during an NCAA Division I baseball tournament regional, Friday, June 1, 2018, in Gainesville, Fla. Florida's Wil Dalton hits the ball to left field to drive in Nelson Maldonado in the first inning against Columbia during an NCAA Division I baseball tournament regional, Friday, June 1, 2018, in Gainesville, Fla.

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  20. Kenya (Robinson) wins OMA's Florida PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2018 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Kenya , who grew up in Gainesville, was named the winner of Orlando Museum of Art's annual Florida Prize in Contemporary Art on Friday night. The multimedia artist was born to American parents in Landstuhl, Germany, in 1977, but attended Gainesville schools and the University of Florida.

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