Alachua County beekeepers struggle against mites

Thursday, July 18, 2019

GAINESVILLE — A recent national survey of beekeepers showed a significant loss rate of colonies, which may impact the future of commercial beekeeping.The annual survey from the Bee Informed Partnership found that 37.7% of honeybee colonies died this past winter. That is about 9% higher than the average winter loss.More than 4,700 beekeepers managing over 300,000 colonies participated in the survey.Bees are especially vulnerable in the winter because they do not […]

Alachua County beekeepers struggle against mites

Thursday, July 18, 2019

GAINESVILLE — A recent national survey of beekeepers showed a significant loss rate of colonies, which may impact the future of commercial beekeeping.The annual survey from the Bee Informed Partnership found that 37.7% of honeybee colonies died this past winter. That is about 9% higher than the average winter loss.More than 4,700 beekeepers managing over 300,000 colonies participated in the survey.Bees are especially vulnerable in the winter because they do not […]

10 scenic drives in Southwest Florida to take this weekend

Thursday, July 18, 2019

Summers in Florida are for getaways and sunny, lazy weekend drives — and these ten scenic drives in the Sarasota and Bradenton area are perfect.

10 scenic drives in Southwest Florida to take this weekend

Thursday, July 18, 2019

Summers in Florida are for getaways and sunny, lazy weekend drives — and these ten scenic drives in the Sarasota and Bradenton area are perfect.

Matt Gaetz coping with death threats (AUDIO)

Thursday, July 18, 2019

The male caller’s language is filthy. His threats specifically discuss “blowing your (expletive) head off from a mile away” and in one call he does say, “I’m coming after your family, Gaetz.”

5 great Florida beach campgrounds on the Gulf Coast

Thursday, July 18, 2019

Florida beach camping? It should be on your weekend bucket list because there’s five sunny places to visit in Florida.

How to watch NASA’s Apollo 11 anniversary live streams

Thursday, July 18, 2019

NASA has planned a lot of celebrations for the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing mission. For those not near any of the physical events taking place this year, you can tune into a few live streams. Friday, July 19 NASA will show …

‘He just howled and howled’: Dog won’t leave side of canine pal killed by car

Thursday, July 18, 2019

‘They had been out there for four days, so I knew he had to be hungry and thirsty. It took me about 15 minutes to get him on a leash.’

5 facts you may not have known about the moon landing

Thursday, July 18, 2019

Fifty years ago, three astronauts traveled to the moon for the very first time. Every American — and likely most people around the world — can recognize much of the audio, video and photos from the mission. However, a lot wen…

Florida baby sea lion makes a splash at Gulfarium

Thursday, July 18, 2019

A Florida 1-month-old sea lion that was born at Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park on June 17 was seen splashing in a kiddie pool.