Why Greater Gainesville

Gainesville has good bones. That’s what comes to mind when I think of this city and the reason for deciding to make it my home. Good bones grow stronger, support growth and sustain movement. Our community has t...

A Gainesville Solution for Dual Career Families

With so many business and lifestyle advancements underway in our region, now is an especially exciting time to be moving to Greater Gainesville. For those on a career track, we offer a multitude of opportunitie...

Down on the Farm with Swallowtail Farm

Interview with Jane Nesbit, Swallowtail Farm Land Owner What inspired you to start Swallowtail Farm as a Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) farm? We bought the 30-acre property in 1987 and thought it would b...

Gainesville Newcomer Guide

Home to the University of Florida, the state’s largest and oldest university, Gainesville, Fla., is a hub for education, entertainment and culture. Attracting some of the world’s top students and academic resea...

Capoeira: Brazilian Martial Arts in Gainesville

Capoeira is a fun, challenging Brazilian martial art that combines self-defense, dance, acrobatics and music. It is thought to have started over 400 years ago in Brazil and is now practiced by millions of peopl...

Gainesville’s Fitness Gems

Two summers ago, I asked two peerFit staffers to help me test and rank the best fitness classes in Gainesville for HOME magazine. This resulted in the three of us taking over 70 classes in 30 days, and while it...