Category : Southeast

Southeast / Virginia - 4 months ago

Bats in the belfry? Time to shoo them is now

Homeowners who think they may have roosting bats need to hurry to "exclude" them, because they're protected by state law between April 15 and Aug. 15. By Rebecca Santana Correspondent Bats are settling in for maternity season right now anywhere they...

Southeast / Virginia - 4 months ago

Fest 17 announces first batch of bands

The Fest attracts thousands to see more than 400 bands, comedians and wrestlers. Tickets go on sale April 12. Andrew Caplan @AACaplan Gainesville’s annual punk rock festival has announced a bunch of bands that will come to town in October. The Fest...

Southeast / Virginia - 4 months ago

Gainesville home damaged by fire late Sunday

No serious injuries were reported, Gainesville Fire Rescue District Chief James Lovvorn said. Daniel Smithson @DanielTSmithson A Gainesville home east of downtown was damaged by fire late Sunday night and into Monday morning, said Gainesville Fire R...

Southeast / Virginia - 4 months ago

Whole Foods to open in Gainesville on May 9

It will have about 140 full- and part-time employees and will be open every day from 8 a.m. until 10 p.m. Staff report Whole Foods Market’s Gainesville store will open Wednesday, May 9, company officials announced in a news release Monday morning. T...

Southeast / Florida - 4 months ago

CEREMONY HELD FOR LEGACY WALL DEDICATION

Posted on 09 April 2018. CEREMONY HELD FOR LEGACY WALL DEDICATION               On April 6th, members of the community gathered at Booker T. Washington Elementary School for the Legacy Wall Dedication Ceremony.  The purpose of the Wall is to showc...