Message from Susan Davenport

Gainesville Area Chamber President & CEO As you know, a key step to ensuring the business message helps shape our community and our region is to be informedand to vote. Your Gainesville Area Chamber is delighted to partner with the Florida Chamber on a Voter Registration Initiative, designed to make it easy and convenient for […]

Q & A Interview with Larry McDaniel

Where are you from? Larry McDaniel was raised in Hawthorne, Florida by his extended family. He grew up working in the family business, Stitt’s Painting. Many of Larry’s relatives worked in education, such as his aunt Oria Stitt Dunlap, who was one of the first African American teachers to integrate Alachua County’s public schools. Larry […]

Where Does Granite come From?

Have you ever wondered where the beautiful granite in your home is from? Granite is a beautiful natural stone that took the earth millions of years to create. Granite starts its life far below the earth’s surface a combination of several minerals including feldspar, mica and quartz known as magma. Magma builds pressure from the […]

Trisha Roy – India Fest & Health Fair

Written by Jaime Estes Just around the corner is an experience you’d normally have to travel way over the Atlantic Ocean to get to: India Fest & Health Fair. They are brining the Indian Culture to your backyard; this April 9th at Santa Fe Gym Building V. India Fest’s opening act will be the Health […]