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UFPA presents seven January performances

Published: Dec 21st, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — University of Florida Performing Arts will host seven performances in January, featuring a diverse lineup of artists.

LifeSouth donates defibrillators to UF

LifeSouth donates defibrillators to UF

Published: Dec 20th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida campus got a bit safer with a gift from LifeSouth Community Blood Centers this week.

‘Titanoboa: Monster Snake’ exhibit opens Jan. 26

‘Titanoboa: Monster Snake’ exhibit opens Jan. 26

Published: Dec 20th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The world’s largest snake will soon slither into town as the Florida Museum of Natural History opens its newest temporary exhibit “Titanoboa: Monster Snake.”

UF, Louisville team up for pre-Sugar Bowl community service project

Published: Dec 19th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Before the Florida Gators and the Louisville Cardinals face off on the field, fans of both teams are invited to connect to the New Orleans community and give back to the host city.

RTS revises services during holiday period

Published: Dec 18th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Regional Transit System has revised service on some routes between now and Jan. 2.

New facility in NW Gainesville offers one place for specialty medicine

Published: Dec 14th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Dermatology, cardiology, women’s health, psychiatry, pain medicine and many other medical specialty practices, as well as imaging and laboratory services, are now all in one place at the new UF&Shands at Springhill center in northwest Gainesville. Community and business leaders joined UF&Shands administrators at an official opening ceremony Thursday.

Fazil Say cancels Jan. 6 performance at University Auditorium

Published: Dec 12th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Due to circumstances beyond the control of the University of Florida Performing Arts, Fazil Say has cancelled his piano recital scheduled for Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013 at University Auditorium. The concert will not be rescheduled for the 2012-13 season.

Construction, parade to affect some RTS bus routes

Published: Dec 11th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The Fifth Avenue Holiday Parade and construction will affect some RTS bus service, stating this weekend.

UF&Shands plans freestanding emergency department in NW Gainesville

Published: Dec 7th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Administrators at UF&Shands, the University of Florida Academic Health Center, have announced plans to build a full-service, 911-receiving freestanding emergency department in northwest Gainesville that will provide convenient 24-hour emergency services for local residents with acute illnesses or injuries.

UF Oyster Recovery Team updates Apalachicola producers, leaders on recovery project

Published: Dec 7th, 2012

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Apalachicola-area oystermen and community leaders received a progress report Thursday from University of Florida scientists working to remediate the area’s oyster population collapse.