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2014/11/26 15:16
2014/11/26 15:16
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Proponents for boosted cell phone reception, in some cases any cell phone reception, in South Gulf County apparently needed only to reach out. Steve Newman told his fellow board members of the county...
2014/11/26 15:16
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2014/11/24 22:07
2014/11/24 22:07
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Florida led the nation in new construction jobs in October, adding 10.4 percent, or 40,100 jobs since the year before, according to the state. In Central Florida, a construction-workforce shortage...
2014/11/24 22:00
2014/11/24 22:00
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Unemployment benefits are supposed to help people make ends meet while they're looking for a job, but 9 Investigates found the state is handing out millions of dollars in unemployment to people who...
2014/11/24 15:50
2014/11/24 15:50
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Monday, November 24, 10:19 AM EST The unemployment rate in the Jacksonville metropolitan area � Duval, Baker, Clay, Nassau and St. Johns counties � fell from 5.8 percent in September to 5.6 percent...
2014/11/23 17:33
2014/11/23 17:33
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Metro Orlando software consultants, online retailers, and digital-media firms are in line to get millions of dollars worth of tax breaks if they can create hundreds of jobs — and fill them — in...
2014/11/23 02:50
2014/11/23 02:50
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An $18 million improvement to luxury seating at EverBank Field is one way the Jaguars could use the $30 million in state money they’re competing for, according to an application the city recently...
2014/11/22 00:24
2014/11/22 00:24
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BY JACK SHORT - The Division of Administrative Hearings updated their case docket Wednesday, Nov. 12 to set administrative hearing dates in a dispute between conservation groups, led by Friends of...
2014/11/21 18:39
2014/11/21 18:39
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... NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA) The state's jobless mark dipped slightly from 6.1 percent in September to a six-year-low of 6.0 percent in October, with the strongest growth found in education, health...
2014/11/21 18:09
2014/11/21 18:09
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By: WCTV Eyewitness NewsNovember 21,2014 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, Bureau of Labor Market Statistics, released Florida’s October 2014 unemployment numbers...
2014/11/21 16:03
2014/11/21 16:03
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The state's unemployment rate fell to 6 percent last month, the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity reported Friday. The rate represents the lowest unemployment rate the state has seen since...
2014/11/21 13:21
2014/11/21 13:21
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Jacksonville has its eyes on attracting tourists from England as part of a recently filed application seeking $30 million from the state for work at EverBank Field. Orlando envisions that a $110...
2014/11/20 17:51
2014/11/20 17:51
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Jennifer Hamilton, athletic director at Stranahan High School and a 1992 graduate, credits the teachers and mentors there for helping pave the road to her success. A Fort Lauderdale parent is...
2014/11/19 23:36
2014/11/19 23:36
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IMMOKALE, Fla. - Walmart’s projected store in Immokalee is one step closer to approval. The Immokalee redevelopment agency advisory committee Wednesday approved the proposed store’s architectural...
2014/11/18 20:43
2014/11/18 20:43
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CHIPLEY - The Washington County Tourist Development Council selected new officers when the met in regular session Monday. Lee Dell Kennedy was approved as Chariman to replace outgoing councilmember...
2014/11/16 11:30
2014/11/16 11:30
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If state agencies gave out report cards, the proposed Sugar Hill Sector Plan for a massive mixed-use development on what is now agricultural land would have received all F’s. In a rare move, the...
2014/11/13 15:16
2014/11/13 15:16
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After five meetings, the Mexico Beach citizen’s advisory board (CAB) made its recommendation on how to spend more than $600,000 in insurance money collected from the Parker House fire of 2011. An...
2014/11/12 16:06
2014/11/12 16:06
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Thursday’s promised arctic blast at the onset of winter has closed the window on Southern Illinois Asphalt’s ability to repave Main Street and a section of South Washington Street in downtown Du Quoin...
2014/11/04 16:48
2014/11/04 16:48
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Tuesday, November 4, 10:27 AM EST Absent is any Major League Baseball team, which means the professional sport won�t have to address Florida�s push to change a league policy on Cuban ballplayers for...
2014/11/03 22:26
2014/11/03 22:26
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A few Florida counties, including Hillsborough, are testing a computer mapping tool that details the vulnerability of their roads to rising sea levels, and perhaps the most surprising thing about it...
2014/10/30 20:15
2014/10/30 20:15
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Problem was, Digital Domain Chairman and Chief Executive John Textor's finances were not up to snuff, and the whole thing ended up collapsing in on itself. That's when the state stepped up and sued...
2014/11/26 15:16
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