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Christmas Laser Light Display Warnings

One of the popular Christmas traditions is to decorate the outside of your house with lights. Twinkling, icicles and even choreographed to Christmas music. Now it's even easier with a laser light display. One device projects thousands of points of Christmas cheer on your home. However these laser...
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Thanksgiving Travel Times To Avoid Traffic Congestion

Traffic is never fun and holiday traffic can get your eye twitching with anxiety but if you look at historical trends, as Google did, you head off to your Thanksgiving destination with minimal delays if you break your habits. First, the absolute worst time to travel on the road for Thanksgiving is...
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Police Catch Speeders Disguised As Road Construction Workers

Be mindful of your speed while driving through a construction zone. Drivers in Pennsylvania had quite a surprise zipping by a parked Department of Transportation truck Wednesday. While you'd think it contains a road construction worker, it actually was a state police officer with a radar gun. The...
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Car Rental Companies Cashing In On Toll Roads

Renting a car can be like navigating a gauntlet of free and charges that are not necessarily ones you have to pay. From insurance coverage to express fuel options,the convenience of time comes with extra rental fees has now been expanded to pre-paid tolls. As more road become pay-as-you-drive,...
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KTK-Pollo Tropical

Craving island flavor? Join Chris Malone Friday, July 28th from noon to 2pm at Pollo Tropical on Archer Road in Gainesville. Stop by for lunch and get ready for a Caribbean adventure of signature tropical flavors prepared with the freshest ingredients! Plus you can spin the KTK prize wheel and...
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Re-Built Burger King Opens in Town Where The Whopper Was Created

After 11 weeks of re-building the Burger King on Newberry Road re-opens to the public today. Although Burger King fans order the most notable burger on the menu, The Whopper actually has its roots 60 years ago in Gainesville. According to his autobiography , Burger King Franchisees, Jim Lamore and...
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Ocala Road Rage Incident Ends With A Truck Backing Over A Car

If you were wondering why a truck had backed over the car behind it on SW 27th Avenue and 42nd Street Wednesday in Ocala, you saw a road rage incident that got out of control. Ocala Police arrested the driver of the car, Adalberto Aponte, on charges of battery, driving on a suspended license and...
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Road Improvements for SR 200 and I-75 In Ocala

Good news for one of Marion County’s biggest traffic headaches; State Road 200 and I-75. The Florida Department of Transportation announced a $5.5 million improvement project that will add additional turn lanes to the Interstate from SR 200, extending and widening current turn lanes and the off...
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Web Site Calculates Costs To Determine If It's Better To Drive Or Fly

The holidays are getting closer and that means getting together with family. That usually leads to the decision, do you drive or do you fly? Now you can get some help courtesy of the web site, Travel Math dot com. A very simple web site that takes into account distance, airplane ticket costs and...
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