As of Sunday, more than 5,000 people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Alachua County, according to the Florida Department of Health. So, here’s a guide to wearing a mask in the county and at UF to minimize the spread of the virus.
Midtown’s socially-distanced bars drove students away by 10 p.m.
March 12 – NCAA cancels the remaining athletic events due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This includes the men’s and women’s basketball tournaments as well as all other championships. Notable sports cut short included gymnastics, golf, baseball, softball, tennis, and track and field.
Several UF students and parents reported overcrowding, lax screening and uncleanliness in the emergency waiting room Saturday
The Alachua County website has been visited by thousands of local residents and small businesses looking to apply to the county's CARES Act grant program over the past two weeks.
Twenty-four of the 25 residents were invited to stay at Grace Marketplace
The Atlantic Ocean is expected to have an “above-normal” hurricane season this year
About 1,000 more contracts were canceled this year than usual
Residents impacted by COVID-19 can be eligible for up to $2,500
While some have stayed resilient, others struggle to get customers
This rush week, new safety precautions have forced the first three rounds online, with only the final round occurring in person.
VA centers continue to provide services for veterans remotely and via in-person medical appointments, but additional funding for emergency assistance is running out
Local history museum plans on creating online exhibits as doors remain shut due to COVID-19
While psychics and spiritual advisors have moved appointments online, neither their businesses nor their abilities have suffered
A recent study states that nicotine-containing vape products put users at higher risk of succumbing to the virus