Ten things you need to know for Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015.
As the city of Gainesville moves forward with plans to build a fire station on South Main Street, the remaining two tenants on the land that will house the new facility are on their way out.
The search committee assigned the task of recommending the next dean of the college of liberal arts and sciences to the provost and the president chose four candidates to come to UF later this month for more interviews
A Gainesville man was arrested Thursday morning after police say he tried to slip by drug store employees with $150 worth of lotion to support his drug habit.
The 18 New England residents sitting on the jury in the murder trial of former Patriots star Aaron Hernandez will be allowed to watch the home team play in Sunday's Super Bowl, but the judge overseeing the case says they must leave the room if his name is mentioned.
The recent stretch of cold weather in the Gainesville area has meant more jackets and sweaters for students — and more head lice infestations.
Sherima Cobb said it was a moment no parent wants to experience. Her sleeping 15-year-old daughter woke up and told her mother that she could no longer hear.
Three hundred and sixty-four concrete blocks. Three hundred and sixty-four words of hate painted on each one.
When the economy collapsed and construction work slowed, skilled masons, electricians, carpenters, plumbers and other craft and trade workers found themselves having to find jobs in other fields, dropping out of the labor force or retiring.
Starting Monday and continuing into March, utility work for a new subdivision will force the closure of a road that stretches from Williston Road to Archer Road in the Arredondo area west of Interstate 75.