Invisibles ride among us

Remember Granny? Rose McDonald was a beloved figure among Gainesville’s downtown street person community. Everybody seemed to know and like…

Tunnel Vision Zero

Like Fox Mulder, I want to believe. I want to believe that my city is serious about eliminating traffic deaths…

So Terry Fleming…so GNV

One year ago today, Terry Fleming, everybody’s favorite Gainesville activist, died suddenly. The city has declared today Terry Fleming Day…a…

Gov. Ron’s legacy thing

Every Florida governor aspires to the legacy thing. Leroy Collins steered Florida out of segregation with little of the turmoil…

Mirrors and hammers

And while we’re on the subject of The Harn. I went there on Sunday to review it’s latest acquisition, the…

The Harn discovers Florida

On a rainy Sunday afternoon crowds flocked to UF’s Harn to catch the art museum’s latest….um…catch. And it’s a big…

Yes, it’s a big deal

So they are building a new hotel in Gainesville. What’s the big deal? Well, let us count the ways. It’s…