2,977 flags, a flag for each victim of the 9/11 attacks, were placed at Plaza of the Americas on September 11, 2020. The UF organization, Young Americans For Freedom placed them on Thursday night.
Lauren is a third year photojournalism student pursuing a minor in Spanish. She has shot photos for Fresh Take Florida and the Gainesville Sun. Lauren likes roller skating in her free time.
The Florida Gators defeated the McNeese State Cowboys in their first home game of the season in Ben Hill Griffin Stadium Saturday, Sept. 9, 2023.
It came from outer space and settled on a small stage in Gainesville. The feature crept up in the form of a summer-themed production of The Rocky Horror Picture Show. The show, presented by Glory Days & Frankie and The Pretenders, will be held at the High Dive, located at 210 SW 2nd Ave, until Aug. 2. The stage, adorned with pool noodles and dildos, hosts the stilettos-wearing cast while the original 1975 picture plays behind them. The troupe puts on its Rocky “Super Wet Supersoaker Summer Extravaganza” throughout July and early August each year.