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Census 2020!

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An accurate and complete 2020 Census count is vital, as Census data is used to determine how more than $675 billion in federal government resources will be distributed each year for the next decade to states and localities.

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Help find Stubbs.

A family in Alachua needs your help after the believe someone stole their very rare breed of English Bulldog.

Clark Plantation Wedding and Events

To our loyal clientele, family and friends of Clark Plantation Wedding and is with heavy hearts that Mark and I must share that our wedding and event barn burned down last night. The structure was a complete loss including all of it’s contents.

We’re already working to contact everyone that currently has an event booked with us so other arrangements can be made.

We so appreciate all of the love, support and kindness that has been expressed❤️ it truly means a lot.

If we’re unable to answer your calls, please leave us a message and we’ll be in touch just as soon as possible. We are working diligently to contact all of our clientele.

Please know that we will regroup and rebuild!

Mark and Denese Clark

Come be a team and join the fun! #visionafuture2020ofnocancer #2020vision #cancersucks

Come join the fun!

Missing 10-year old girl from Alachua found safe Haiden Navarro-Escobar was found safe just a block away from her home near Santa Fe High School. Deputies said the search began right after midnight when her grandmother noticed Haiden wasn't in her bedroom. Alachua County Deputies along with law enforcement from other districts worked together to f...

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A huge thank you to all the community that took the time to share Haiden's post and look for her. She has been located safely and is with deputies.

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CBS4 News - WGFL

URGENT Missing Alachua girl, please watch for her and share.

Please share...
UPDATE: Haiden has been located and she is safe. We are waiting for an update from deputies.

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A second firestation now open in Alachua! #station25

We're happy to announce that as of Friday night, January 31, ACFR Engine 25 is now operating out of it's new Hague Station, located at 12825 NW US HWY 441. Moving an Advanced Life Support fire engine to this location fulfills our promise to provide that area with quicker EMS and Fire responses. We thank County Manager Michelle Lieberman, Assistant County Manager Carl Smart, our district chiefs, E25 crews, administrative personnel, and all the others who worked so hard in the past weeks and months to facilitate this move.

We love our firemen in the City of Alachua! #station21

It's always a beautiful day when training and serving the citizens of Alachua County.


The Arc of Alachua County

There is one week left in The Arc’s Wealth for Wellness Capital Campaign. We still need $9,000 to meet $30,000 goal so we can purchase exercise equipment for clients with developmental disabilities & PWS. Make a check payable to Arc of Alachua County, Place phrase ‘Wealth for Wellness’ in memo line. Mail check to: Mark Johnson, Arc of Ala Co, 3303 NW 83 St, Gainesville, FL, 32606. Or call Mark at 352-246-3516 to pay with credit card. Help us keep our clients healthy, wealthy & wise!

Welcome to the neighborhood ACFR Station #25! We are excited to get a second fire station in Alachua! This station is temporary while the new station is being built on land donated by Tech City. Station #25 will serve the Hague area and Turkey Creek area and should be functional in the next few weeks according to our County Manager and City Manager. Once open, let’s give them a big welcome to the neighborhood! #myacfr #station25alachua 👍🏻👏🏻🚒

Music Junction Alachua Fl. 32615

Music Junction is expanding, needing more teachers in piano come join our team
Come fill out an application today, no phone calls please

The Arc of Alachua County

The Arc is still short of its $30,000 goal to outfit its new Wellness Area with brand new exercise equipment. With 3 weeks left in our ‘Wealth for Wellness’ Capital Campaign, we are making one last giant push for donations to purchase new equipment for our gorgeous workout area. Our developmentally disabled & PWS clients will truly benefit from this new equipment which they use each day at multiple times during multiple shifts. So send a check payable to The Arc of Alachua County to Mark Johnson at The Arc, 3303 NW 83rd St, Gainesville, FL, 32606. Place the phrase Wellness Campaign in the memo line. You can also call Mark at 352-246-3516 and provide him your credit card information. He will swipe his SQUARE device for a safe, fast and secure way to donate to this worthy cause. All donations to Wealth for a Wellness will go to purchase exercise equipment only, and all donations to The Arc are 100% tax-deductible. Help us help our clients live long, happy & healthy lives!

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Support Alachua County Relay for Life’s Penny Fundraiser! Now through the end of April!

Penny Fundraiser now through the end of April! Clean out your cars, pockets, dresser tops and the bottoms of your purses and collect your pennies and drop them off to Pam in Utility Billing at the City Hall of Alachua! It’s a great way to give, clean up and it won’t even hurt your budget! #pennyfundraiser #alachuarelayforlife #cancersucks #2020visionforacure

Heroes of Alachua County: Honoring our local LE Heroes

Please share so as many LEOS as possible can know about this.

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Some New Year’s Eve tips to consider. . .

Alachua Christmas Throwbacks.

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Be grateful every day but today add extra Thanks to God for his bountiful blessings. Happy Thanksgiving!

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Christmas decorations are going up in the City of Alachua thanks to the wonderful City of Alachua employees. 🎄

Tonight at the Swick House behind City Hall. Come learn how you can be a part of fighting cancer in Alachua County and beyond! Help catch the 2020 Vision for wiping out Cancer!

For the Marine Ball!

Today's entrance to the Turkey Creek Events Center and the 19th Hole for this Saturday's event. Proud of our country and the men and women that serve to protect us each day. Turkey Creek Events Center #GodBlessAmerica


Today we honor the firefighters, law enforcement officers and so many other first responders who work tirelessly every day to protect lives and property, especially during destructive wildfires. THANK YOU.

The Cardinal's Nest on Main

OPEN HOUSE..Thursday, October 24th..4:00-8:00
Great Finds and Great Food. Looking forward to seeing each of you!

Boukari Realty

We are excited to share the great news that Boukari Realty has opened a new office in Turkey Creek in Alachua! We are open 7 days a week to serve your buying and selling needs. Come visit us at 11820 Turkey Creek Blvd., Alachua, FL 32615.

You can still visit us at our Main Street Alachua location, too.

Stop by, give us a call at 386-462-5130 or drop us an email at [email protected] so we can help you.

Alachua County Relay for Life

Need help this holiday season or just something new and different? Call Tom at Gainesville Holiday Lights! Tell him Visit Alachua sent you!

Trunk or Treat on October 25th!

Gala of The Royal Horses

Gala of The Royal Horses are coming to The Canterbury Showplace at The Alachua Co. Agricultural and Equestrian Center in Newberry, FL Sunday October 27th @ 4pm!

Tickets are available online at For info call (352) 208-2244. Tickets will also be available at the door one hour prior to event day of show.

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The Arc of Alachua County would like to thank local businesses such as Kelly’s Kreations for partnering with the Arc and donating roses for the prom. Many local businesses such as Scuba Monkey, Julie’s Pins and Needles, The City of Alachua, Kelly’s Kreations and more have given opportunities for the Intellectually and developmentally disabled to volunteer in a job training program, Arc-2-Work, at their businesses. And Arc is honored that state Assemblyman, Clovis Watson Jr. will be speaking at the awards banquet in October! Arc thanks the community of Alachua!

The Arc of Alachua County's News You Can Use for September 2019 -

Alachua's Pumpkin Patch

Pumpkin Patch 2019 Hours

Alachua's Pumpkin Patch

Pumpkin Patch Opening Day: Thursday, September 26th!

Avoid I-75 this evening.

MyACFR is currently responding to the report of a semi fire near the 395 mile marker of I75. All lanes north and south bound are currently closed. Seek alternate routes.

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