Glory Reitz

Education

Alachua County school board discusses preliminary budget 

Jun 11, 2024
Board members ask for more help for students experiencing homelessness.
News

Newberry approves charter school board members

Jun 11, 2024
City also moves forward with city hall renovation, new building.
Education

2nd Juneteenth film festival features Gloria Merriex documentary

Jun 10, 2024
Duval Elementary teacher used rhythm and music in innovative teaching methods.
Education

Williams Elementary prepares for IB PYP

Jun 7, 2024
Whole-school magnet to begin in fall.
Education

Citizens suggest names for ACPS district office 

Jun 7, 2024
Last public input meeting to be held June 27.
News

GPD to host gun buyback Saturday 

Jun 5, 2024
Donors can trade guns for gift cards, no questions asked.
Education

ACPS calls for citizen input to rename district office

Jun 5, 2024
Names to be based on location or deceased contributors to education.
Education

Alachua school board approves 10 principal appointments

Jun 5, 2024
Citizens, board members express concern over position shuffling.
Government + Politics

Ginnie Springs to limit visitors, retain security expert 

Jun 4, 2024
Park to limit capacity, increase collaboration with law enforcement.
Business

Gainesville tech company builds international recognition

Jun 4, 2024
Slice Engineering works with U.S. military, NASA, research universities.
Pets

Expert: Family pets need a disaster plan too 

Jun 2, 2024
Humane Society of North Central Florida to host training sessions
Local News

Boy Scouts honor 5 Alachua County educators

May 30, 2024
Award being introduced to North Florida through Gainesville Cub Scout pack.
Education

Newberry to weigh charter governing board nominees

May 29, 2024
Budget and ordinance to establish board on track for June 10 vote
Health

Terrace Health opens six-chair dialysis suite

May 29, 2024
Dialysis suite is first step in larger expansion of services.
News

Newberry moves forward on NC Ranch, Highland Park

May 29, 2024
NC Ranch to become one of county’s largest subdivisions.
Local Living

Magnolia B. Jackson, oldest Gainesville resident, dies at 106

May 28, 2024
Jackson was celebrated local educator.
Education

State ends contract with AMIKids, other day programs

May 28, 2024
AMIKids seeks alternate funding, ways to serve community.
Local Living

Alachua County Public Schools to provide free summer meals

May 28, 2024
Dates and times of operation vary.
News

Gainesville honors fallen service members on Memorial Day

May 27, 2024
Over 100 community members attend event.
Government + Politics

New GRU Authority sworn in, discusses past, future 

May 23, 2024
New chair Ed Bielarski starts meeting with presentation on GRU’s recent history.
Government + Politics

Gainesville approves GRU Authority ballot initiative 

May 23, 2024
Gainesville residents to vote in November.
Government + Politics

Pro Ball, Naturals baseball fight eviction

May 22, 2024
The last two Newberry City Commission meetings have been packed with young baseball players, imploring the commission to end a lawsuit to push the Naturals baseball […]
Education

School board silent on Newberry Elementary charter vote claims

May 22, 2024
Conversion opponents ask board to take a stand.
Education

School board passes Reichert House charter application 

May 21, 2024
Board directs organization to keep working on application, budget.