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While the on-site cleanup of the Koppers Superfund site is several years away from completion, dozens of homes have been rid of contaminated soil and newly landscaped through an off-site remediation project that should be finished by mid-November.
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An Alachua man was arrested Thursday on a child abuse charge after a medical team found scarring consistent with being hit with great force.
Don DeVito’s music class uses Skype to perform live for a music class in England, which responds in turn with a performance of its own.
Diyonne McGraw and the Rev. Karl Smith will be recognized by the Alachua County branch of the NAACP for their efforts to promote justice and equality in Gainesville and Alachua County.
Three men were arrested on burglary charges Thursday after police say they were caught on camera stealing items from three vehicles just south of the University of Florida.
Motorists traveling in Gilchrist County have been asked to stay away from the scene of a fatal car crash that occurred this morning at the intersection of County Road 232 and State Road 47.
Five things to know for Friday, Oct. 31, 2014, in Alachua County, Florida.
The last day in traffic court for Waldo police was not mourned or celebrated by anyone.
Andrea Tantaros said that Florida can’t go Democratic, and the Republicans can’t lose again in 2016.
For the most part, area hospitals received high marks for patient safety in a report that a nonprofit employer group released Wednesday.
Ghouls and goblins will flood area streets tonight for Halloween, and local officials are reminding parents of tips they can use to make sure that everyone has a fun and safe evening.
Local businesses are stocking up on Pabst Blue Ribbon beer in preparation for Fest 13.
Alachua County Clerk of Court J.K. “Buddy” Irby is working with the courts to alert all prospective jurors of possible scams going on nationwide.