Even before Alachua County Sheriff's Deputy Philip J. Mauldin was named Florida's School Resource Officer of the Year, he was kind of a big deal.
In a marriage of human resource service companies, Skillsoft Corporation announced Thursday that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Gainesville-based SumTotal Systems.
Gainesville's taxicab industry went through another undercover operation without any evidence of bloated fares and only a handful of administrative violations handed down over a four-hour period recently.
While most local voters are focused on this month's primary and November's general elections, two candidates already have registered to run in the city of Gainesville's March 2015 election.
Three Gainesville men have been jailed in connection with a string of burglaries that included the theft of guns, electronics and jewelry totaling at least $32,000.
After marrying a physician at the VA Medical Center, Jahangir Ayub came to Gainesville in 2011 with a master's degree in microbiology, experience in business development for medical devices in Europe and Asia, and the ability to speak seven languages.
UF is trying to accommodate "trailing spouses" by finding or even creating positions for them in their area of expertise or specialization if they are qualified as faculty.
Beginning this fall term, Santa Fe College students can track their academic progress, access the college's directory and online learning platform, and get school-related notifications through a mobile app.
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With the summer home buying season starting to wane, Alachua County buyers closed on 255 existing single-family homes in July, up nearly 4 percent from the 246 sales in July 2013, while the median sales price shot up 14 percent to $194,000 from $170,000 a year ago.