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 … More

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 … More

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 … More

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 … More

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 … More

autoAmerican Anarchy

Victims and Celebrities Edition The poor man was a “victim,” Hoda empathized, her signature empathy dripping all over the studio, … More

Our ‘nuclear’ cities

One of my guilty pleasures is rereading the science fiction novels that so enthralled me growing up. Robert Heinlein’s whimsical … More

Scramble crossings now!

No matter how you cut it, reengineering University Avenue into a “Complete Street” is going to take years of work … More