MARION COUNTY, Fla. -- It was a scary situation for one 90-year-old woman that ended in a stroke of luck. 


Two men broke into her home Saturday, stealing her purse. They wasted no time using her credit card, and leaving a trail by doing so. 

Renovated NICU at UF Health Shands to open

GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- UF Health Shands is opening a newly renovated neonatal intensive care unit at it's Childrens Hospital.


Home and truck vandalized with Swastikas


GAINESVILLE, Fla. --- A house and a pick up truck in Northwest Gainesville were vandalized with Swastikas overnight. 


The incident occurred on Northwest 13th Avenue and 36th Terrace in Gainesville. 



GAINESVILLE, FLA -- Voters in Alachua County will be deciding again this November whether to pass the One Mill for Schools tax. 



The proposed tax is appearing as Question 1 on the back of the ballot. 

BELLEVIEW, Fla.— A fire engulfed an apartment in Belleview Wednesday morning around 2:30.

Neighbors say they’re just glad everyone made it out of their apartments safely.


352walls 2016 season begins

GAINESVILLE, Fla.-- 352walls, The Gainesville Urban Art Initiative, kicked off its 2016 season this week. 

The event features workshops led by prominent urban artists.

The workshops are free and open to the public.

State senate candidates debate one-on-one

GAINESVILLE, Fla. State Representative Keith Perry and Former State Senator Rod Smith went head-to-head tonight during a debate at the University of Florida. 


GAINESVILLE, Fla -- A Jacksonville man has filed a formal complaint with the Gainesville Police Department after officers thought he was an alleged suspect and placed him in handcuffs.


Wandering man with Alzheimer's killed by car

GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- A man with Alzheimer's was hit and killed by a car early Tuesday morning.


"I thought he was okay, I just know he couldn't remember things, but with getting older that's sometimes normal," said Elaine Ward, one of his neighbors.



WILLISTON, Fla -- Major lime rock mining operations may be coming to Williston, but some neighbors aren't happy about it. 



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