Tuesday 26th May 2015,
Michael Stone Online
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New species added: Galapagos brown pelican (Pelecanus occidentalis urinator)

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May 24, 2015 Nature & Wildlife, Photo, Travel & Culture
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Michigan State launches medical exchange with Mexico

sparrow.org — In January, representatives from Michigan State University and its longtime partner in hospital education, Sparrow Health System, landed in Merida, the capital of the Mexican state of Yucatan. [Read More]

May 21, 2015 Journalism/Communications, Travel & Culture
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Saving Florida’s Water: As struggles deepen, opportunities abound to ensure future for our rivers and springs

— When Getzen Fowler started working maintenance at Poe Springs in 1951 for 23 cents an hour, it was vastly different than today. The park, then privately owned, had a [Read More]

May 5, 2015 Journalism/Communications, Nature & Wildlife, Photo, Travel & Culture
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Stephen King Quotes: My top 10 blueberries from ‘On Writing’

Photo of my copy — I recently wrapped up Stephen King’s 2001 “memoir of the craft” (better late than never, freshman English class.). In On Writing, the horror master offers the inside [Read More]

April 28, 2015 Music & Arts, Reflections
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Body armor made in Gainesville saves Illinois officer

www.phalanxsystems.com — Phalanx Defense Systems, a Gainesville-based body armor manufacturer, recently tallied its first save when its gear prevented an Illinois police officer from receiving more serious injuries from a [Read More]

April 3, 2015 Business, Tech
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Common Macbook problems: How to stop kernel warnings from randomly shutting down my Mac

Keep up with the latest by subscribing to the free newsletter, adding Michael on LinkedIn and following him on Twitter. [Read More]

April 2, 2015 Tech
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Jones Edmunds secures $20M contract renewal from NASA

  www.nasa.gov — NASA has re-upped its contract with Gainesville-based civil engineering firm Jones Edmunds for work primarily on the space agency’s Space Launch System manned deep-space program. One key [Read More]

March 18, 2015 Business, Tech
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Domino’s, CareSpot Named as Tenants in New Gainesville Development

dominos.com — Construction will be done in a week or so on the new Archer Centro West complex in the 3500 and 3600 blocks of Archer Road, said the complex’s [Read More]

March 12, 2015 Business