New study offers first-time evidence linking the proliferation of Burmese pythons to the dangerous drop-off in marsh rabbits and other small mammals.
A Lake Butler woman was hospitalized with critical injuries Thursday after she crashed into the back of a truck pulling a flatbed on State Road 121 north of LaCrosse, reported the Florida Highway Patrol.
Margaret Warrington, one of the pioneering women of the newspaper industry and a former features editor of The Gainesville Sun, died in Houston, Texas, of leukemia. She was 97.
Alachua County fared well in a national county-by-county snapshot of residents’ health, while several rural North Central Florida counties continued to struggle with significant issues.
A measure overhauling the Gainesville-based Florida High School Athletic Association was approved Thursday by the House Education Committee on a nearly party-line vote.
An inmate who escaped the Alachua County jail Thursday morning later returned, Alachua County sheriff's officials said.
The weekend returns with another wealth of things to do in Gainesville and surrounding areas.
A bill threatening criminal punishment for wage theft received an early nod this week from a Florida Senate committee.
A Gainesville man with history of soliciting prostitutes was accused Wednesday of driving up to underage girls and offering them money for sex.
There will be singer and rapper T-Pain and comedian John Mulaney in the Reitz Union Grand Ballroom. Outside on the Reitz Union north lawn, there’ll be a giant inflatable obstacle course, a mechanical shark, music from DJ Olympus, free food and T-shirts