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The Florida Times-Union
City Council passes property donation bill after months of delayAfter months of gridlock, the Jacksonville City Council approved a set of new r
City Council passes property donation bill after months of delay
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 4 days ago
After months of gridlock, the Jacksonville City Council approved a set of new rules aimed at transforming more blighted and vacant properties into affordable housing. The biggest change included in the new rules would lift restrictions on the type... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
GE donates $250,000 to boost mayor's health program; money to be used to combat heart disease, diabetesthe mayor other than to say “that it will help thousands in Duval County.” Oth
GE donates $250,000 to boost mayor's health program; money to be used to combat heart disease, diabetes
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 4 days ago
the mayor other than to say “that it will help thousands in Duval County.” Other dignitaries attending the event include Jacksonville City Council President Doug Anderson, Florida Rep. Mia Jones, D-Jacksonville and several GE executives. GE has... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Growing number of Florida children skipping shotsrate is 95 percent. Duval County's rate is 88 percent, and the county's directo
Growing number of Florida children skipping shots
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 5 days ago
rate is 95 percent. Duval County's rate is 88 percent, and the county's director of health, Kelli Wells, told a Jacksonville City Council committee that the department is addressing the issue. Florida law requires schoolchildren to get... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Sorensens, Leggett partner for Northside retail developmentbeen friends with the Leggett family most of our life,� Robin Sorensen said in
Sorensens, Leggett partner for Northside retail development
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
been friends with the Leggett family most of our life,� Robin Sorensen said in an email. The late Max Leggett was a North Jacksonville City Council member. Leggett said the property is entitled for up to 75,000 square feet of retail space, which... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Mayor orders end to John Keane's special pensionRetirement Plan) payouts and it its place issue (General Employee Pension Plan)
Mayor orders end to John Keane's special pension
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 9 days ago
Retirement Plan) payouts and it its place issue (General Employee Pension Plan) equivalent equitable retirement benefit." Jacksonville City Council filed a lawsuit against Keane and the Pension Fund board seeking to halt the pension payments and... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Ray explores run for Crenshaw congressional seatanother term. Ray posted several tweets Monday that listed accomplishments dur
Ray explores run for Crenshaw congressional seat
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 11 days ago
another term. Ray posted several tweets Monday that listed accomplishments during his time in the Legislature and on the Jacksonville City Council. "This congressional race will be about experience,'' Ray said in one of the posts. "We can't... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Commissioner Bill McClure files to run for U.S. House seatthe Times-Union that he is still “working through the decision-making process”
Commissioner Bill McClure files to run for U.S. House seat
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 12 days ago
the Times-Union that he is still “working through the decision-making process” about a run for the District 4 seat. Former Jacksonville City Council president Richard Clark said Monday that he is “planning solely” to run for the Florida House.... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Fullwood's attorney disputes wire fraud indictmentthe qualifying deadline for the November 2014 election. Before becoming a stat
Fullwood's attorney disputes wire fraud indictment
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 12 days ago
the qualifying deadline for the November 2014 election. Before becoming a state representative, Fullwood served on the Jacksonville City Council. I-TEAM looks into Fullwood's finances State lawmakers are required to file a financial... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Florida House Rep indicted on wire fraud chargesof 204 years for all the charges.

Fullwood has been in public life since

Florida House Rep indicted on wire fraud charges
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 14 days ago
of 204 years for all the charges.

Fullwood has been in public life since 1999, when he youngest person elected to the Jacksonville City Council. He was elected to the House of Representatives in 2011, and has served ever since.

Most... Read more

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WJXT Jacksonville
Former sheriff to run for open congressional seatstate House members -- Reps. Charles McBurney and Lake Ray -- Duval County Tax
Former sheriff to run for open congressional seat
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 15 days ago
state House members -- Reps. Charles McBurney and Lake Ray -- Duval County Tax Collector Michael Corrigan and former Jacksonville City Council member Richard Clark, currently running for Ray's state House seat. "There's a good 10 or 15... Read more
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First Coast News
Florida House Rep indicted on wire fraud chargesof 204 years for all the charges. Fullwood has been in public life since 1999,
Florida House Rep indicted on wire fraud charges
First Coast News / Posted 15 days ago
of 204 years for all the charges. Fullwood has been in public life since 1999, when he youngest person elected to the Jacksonville City Council. He was elected to the House of Representatives in 2011, and has served ever since. Most recently,... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
State Rep. Reggie Fullwood indicted on fraud, tax chargescrimes he committed. Fullwood has held a seat in the Florida House of Represen
State Rep. Reggie Fullwood indicted on fraud, tax charges
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 15 days ago
crimes he committed. Fullwood has held a seat in the Florida House of Representatives since 2010, after years spent as a Jacksonville City Council member. He has been unchallenged during much of that time, but in 2014 won a contest for the 15th... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Ander Crenshaw, longtime North Florida congressman retiresstate House members —- Reps. Charles McBurney and Lake Ray —- Duval County Tax
Ander Crenshaw, longtime North Florida congressman retires
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 17 days ago
state House members —- Reps. Charles McBurney and Lake Ray —- Duval County Tax Collector Michael Corrigan and former Jacksonville City Council member Richard Clark, currently running for Ray’s state House seat. “There’s a good 10 or 15... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Ander Crenshaw's retirement brings a flurry of interest from potential replacementsnext couple of days whether to run. He wants to decide quickly so as not to tie
Ander Crenshaw's retirement brings a flurry of interest from potential replacements
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
next couple of days whether to run. He wants to decide quickly so as not to tie up donors in the abridged campaign. Former Jacksonville City Council President Clay Yarborough said he is focused on his Florida House District 12 race and wouldn’t... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Mayor Lenny Curry would back former Sheriff John Rutherford for Ander Crenshaw seatwas dealing with a family emergency and unable to comment about whether he is i
Mayor Lenny Curry would back former Sheriff John Rutherford for Ander Crenshaw seat
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
was dealing with a family emergency and unable to comment about whether he is interested in the congressional seat. Former Jacksonville City Council President Clay Yarborough said he is focused on his State House race and wouldn’t consider... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Sheriff Rutherford 'more than strongly' considering running to replace Rep. Crenshawwas dealing with a family emergency and unable to comment about whether he is i
Sheriff Rutherford 'more than strongly' considering running to replace Rep. Crenshaw
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
was dealing with a family emergency and unable to comment about whether he is interested in the congressional seat. Former Jacksonville City Council President Clay Yarborough said he is focused on his State House race and wouldn’t consider... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
City to paint town blue to celebrate Lady TrojansTrojans, coaches, family and school administrators for a celebration in Hemming
City to paint town blue to celebrate Lady Trojans
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 19 days ago
Trojans, coaches, family and school administrators for a celebration in Hemming Park preceding their recognition at the Jacksonville City Council meeting at 5 p.m. The parade departs from the Jacksonville Landing at 3 p.m. and the celebration... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Memorial set for Cecil Wayne Cone, past president of Edward Waters College and civil rights activistfor his leadership of the college, and his role as a civil rights activist whic
Memorial set for Cecil Wayne Cone, past president of Edward Waters College and civil rights activist
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 19 days ago
for his leadership of the college, and his role as a civil rights activist which resulted in his arrest for disrupting a Jacksonville City Council meeting in the early 1990s. Dr. Cone, also a theologian, pastor, lecturer and author, died March... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
JCCI is working to meet the challenges aheadage-friendly community for the benefit of the rapidly growing population of old
JCCI is working to meet the challenges ahead
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 22 days ago
age-friendly community for the benefit of the rapidly growing population of older adults. As a former president of the Jacksonville City Council, I saw the importance of the role JCCI plays in engaging citizens to improve our quality of life.... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
A.M. Briefing: Jacksonville businesses line up to support HROJohnson acknowledged they haven’t committed to any specific action yet. But if
A.M. Briefing: Jacksonville businesses line up to support HRO
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 24 days ago
Johnson acknowledged they haven’t committed to any specific action yet. But if the proposed HRO measure comes before the Jacksonville City Council again, she said it’s likely many of those companies would speak in favor of the bill. Obama lauds... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Career Track: Business professionals in the newsas associate vice president of the executive committee of its board of director
Career Track: Business professionals in the news
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 26 days ago
as associate vice president of the executive committee of its board of directors for 2016. Davidson Realty hired former Jacksonville City Council President Elaine Brown as a Realtor. Marks Gray welcomed Stephanie Mack Kearney as director of... Read more

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