Sunday 19th April 2015,
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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

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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
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Still in Debt, Gator Stompin’ Pushes on with ‘Contained’ Budget

GatorStompin.com — The debt owed to restaurants, bars, contractors and others following last year’s Gator Stompin’ event has been chopped to roughly half — or about $65,000 from an amount [Read More]

February 20, 2015 Business, Music & Arts, Travel & Culture
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The Last Public Swastikas in Berlin (video and photos)

— During my trip to Berlin last year, I asked our tour guide, a university researcher in Nazi history, if there are any public displays of swastikas left in Berlin. Sure [Read More]

February 18, 2015 History, Photo, Travel & Culture
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How to Make Money on YouTube — My First $100

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February 11, 2015 Business, Journalism/Communications, Photo, Tech
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Kurt Vonnegut Quotes: My Top 5 Excerpts from Slaughterhouse Five

— After tackling Cat’s Cradle and Breakfast of Champions, the next clear Vonnegut choice was his magnum opus, Slaughterhouse Five. The story centers around Billy Pilgram, a chaplain’s assistant in [Read More]

January 30, 2015 History, Music & Arts