Five things to know in and around the Gainesville, Fla., area for Thursday, June 24, 2014.
Three Gainesville men were arrested Monday in connection with a burglary in which police said a handgun, cash and credit cards were stolen from a truck.
Intense heat gives way to downpours, followed by cloying humidity that draws a sweat in the half-minute it takes to walk from the front door to the mailbox.
The Gainesville City Commission on Wednesday tentatively approved the proposed Gainesville Regional Utilities and general government budgets.
Now is the time to register children for school, Alachua County principals and school officials say.
Two years ago, a Kellogg Foundation audit of several grants to the University of Florida's Lastinger Center for Learning found a number of discrepancies in record-keeping.
Earlier this week, Gainesville Mayor Ed Braddy filed a stalking complaint against a Gainesville woman with whom he recently ended a six-month sexual relationship, according to a police report.
Stories from around the region for July 24, 2014 are featured.
One of Gainesville's rock 'n' roll landmarks is being gutted to make way for a new Social Security office.
The Florida Public Service Commission has been holding hearings this week that could result in allowing the Sunshine State’s big electric utility companies to significantly scale back their energy conservation goals.