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‘Telling Gainesville’ Brings War Stories Home

Just in time for Veterans Day, the Actors’ Warehouse offers a stage production in which five Gainesville area residents — none with formal acting experience…

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Hippodrome Family Says Goodbye to Rusty Salling

Family, friends and colleagues shared heartwarming stories and humorous tales about the late Hippodrome actor during a Celebration of Life on the stage where he performed for…

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Local Author Showcase Strictly by the Book

The Alachua County Library District is hosting an event on Saturday that shines the spotlight on a dozen area writers who have been published. Hugh E….

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For Savants of Soul, Future is Now

The nine-piece Gainesville band returns to the Bo Diddley Community Plaza stage this week for a Free Fridays concert that is sure to be a…

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SpinChill a Hot Topic for Reality TV

The downtown startup will be featured on CNBC’s West Texas Investors Club this week. There will be a viewing party at Tall Paul’s Brewhouse on Wednesday…

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Miller Tries Making Sense of Absurd

A longtime fixture of Gainesville’s entertainment scene, Tom Miller will give an Artwalk performance with Alan Bushnell on Friday night at the Hardback Café. It’s titled…

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Ricky Kendall Revival Includes the Healers

Almost a year after releasing his second album, the Gainesville singer/songwriter appears on the Bo Diddley Plaza stage tonight alongside Michael Claytor, Sam Moss and…

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Puppet Wizard Ballard Honoring Jim Henson

The Gainesville puppeteer and some friends are staging the Jim Henson Tribute Show tonight at Market Street Pub & Cabaret to raise funds for the…

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James Gish Gives His All as Toxie Newcomer

The Arizona-based actor is the fresh new face of The Toxic Avenger, the hilarious musical comedy playing this summer at the Hippodrome Theatre. And in…

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The Brainchild Behind Fest Does It All for the Fans

Tony Weinbender started the annual punk rock festival in downtown Gainesville in 2002. This year’s event at the end of October — the 15th edition…

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