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The Florida Times-Union
One of Us: Natalie Pelham was born to teachThey bought her a chalk board. After she graduated from Lake Mary High School,
One of Us: Natalie Pelham was born to teach
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 hours ago
They bought her a chalk board. After she graduated from Lake Mary High School, located near Orlando, she attended the University of North Florida and majored in education. “I loved UNF,” Pelham said. “You can’t spell fun without it.” While... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Textbooks stolen from UNF offices, campus police sayJACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A suspect took several textbooks from about 27 offices in
Textbooks stolen from UNF offices, campus police say
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 15 hours ago
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A suspect took several textbooks from about 27 offices in a building at the University of North Florida, campus police reported last week. According to a campus alert sent to students, faculty and staff, between 6 p.m. and 8... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Unemployment up, but job market trend positiveDepartment of Economic Opportunity does not adjust the Jacksonville data for se
Unemployment up, but job market trend positive
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 15 hours ago
Department of Economic Opportunity does not adjust the Jacksonville data for seasonal factors. However, according to the University of North Florida�s Local Economic Indicators Project, even when the data is seasonally adjusted it still shows an... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Gentry critical of problems in Jacksonville Journey summer literacy camps; demands answers from Children's Commissionof which programs provided books to each child and whether the vendors implemen
Gentry critical of problems in Jacksonville Journey summer literacy camps; demands answers from Children's Commission
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 15 hours ago
of which programs provided books to each child and whether the vendors implemented curriculum that was designed by the University of North Florida. Each of the vendors had training at the school before the program began. � How many children... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Mother, daughter after years of caring for one another, earn nursing degreescareer. Peyton Harmon and her mother, Heather Harmon, will both graduate Aug.
Mother, daughter after years of caring for one another, earn nursing degrees
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 22 hours ago
career. Peyton Harmon and her mother, Heather Harmon, will both graduate Aug. 5 with their nursing degrees from the University of North Florida, the first mother-daughter duo in the pre-license program to do so. Following graduation, the two... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
UNF's Beau Beech agrees to deal with Brooklyn NetsA Northeast Florida shooting star is in line to take the court against basketba
UNF's Beau Beech agrees to deal with Brooklyn Nets
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
A Northeast Florida shooting star is in line to take the court against basketball’s best. Former University of North Florida and Ponte Vedra High School standout Beau Beech agreed to terms on a one-year contract with the NBA’s Brooklyn Nets on... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Weddings (July 24)of the late Dorothy Safay Hall and Colonel Paul E. Hall, and Oma Lee Morgan and
Weddings (July 24)
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
of the late Dorothy Safay Hall and Colonel Paul E. Hall, and Oma Lee Morgan and Robert E. Morgan. She graduated from University of North Florida with a Bachelor degree in Elementary Education and is employed by Duval County Public Schools as... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Preservation Foundation interns recognized at Palm Beach luncheondegree in architecture at Florida International University. Ellis holds a bache
Preservation Foundation interns recognized at Palm Beach luncheon
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
degree in architecture at Florida International University. Ellis holds a bachelor’s degree in anthropology from the University of North Florida and is working toward a master’s in history. “Palm Beach is so enchanting; it kind of casts a... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
TV debates slated in races for state attorney, 2 U.S. House seatswill limit the debate to those with at least 3 percent support in opinion polls
TV debates slated in races for state attorney, 2 U.S. House seats
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
will limit the debate to those with at least 3 percent support in opinion polls. The three who met that threshold in a University of North Florida poll this month — former Sheriff John Rutherford, state Rep. Lake Ray and Hans Tanzler III, an... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Good Life crew wins aggregate prize at Greater Jacksonville Kingfish TournamentContender boat with a four-stroke Yamaha outboard motor and trailer. Jacksonvi
Good Life crew wins aggregate prize at Greater Jacksonville Kingfish Tournament
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 2 days ago
Contender boat with a four-stroke Yamaha outboard motor and trailer. Jacksonville’s Emily Shore, a senior-to-be at the University of North Florida, won the women’s division with a 36.6-pound kingfish while fishing on Jeff Parsons’ Final... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Good Life earns overall victory at Greater Jacksonville Kingfish TournamentContender boat with a four-stroke Yamaha outboard motor and trailer. Jacksonvi
Good Life earns overall victory at Greater Jacksonville Kingfish Tournament
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 3 days ago
Contender boat with a four-stroke Yamaha outboard motor and trailer. Jacksonville’s Emily Shore, a senior-to-be at the University of North Florida, won the women’s division with a 36.6-pound kingfish while fishing on Jeff Parsons’ Final... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Manipulating temperatures, rainfall and the sound of calling toads to help endangered speciesa month, the restaurant donated a portion of the proceeds from the sale of its
Manipulating temperatures, rainfall and the sound of calling toads to help endangered species
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 3 days ago
a month, the restaurant donated a portion of the proceeds from the sale of its “blue” drinks. ■ Kami Richmond, a recent University of North Florida graduate, is the recipient of a $5,000 fellowship from Phi Kappa Phi, an academic honor society.... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
TV debates slated Aug. 16-18 in races for state attorney, 2 U.S. House seatswill limit the debate to those with at least 3 percent support in opinion polls
TV debates slated Aug. 16-18 in races for state attorney, 2 U.S. House seats
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 3 days ago
will limit the debate to those with at least 3 percent support in opinion polls. The three who met that threshold in a University of North Florida poll this month — former Sheriff John Rutherford, State Rep. Lake Ray and Hans Tanzler III, an... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
First Coast sees rare uptick in monthly unemployment ratecounties combined. Albert Loh, professor of economics and chairman of the Depa
First Coast sees rare uptick in monthly unemployment rate
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 3 days ago
counties combined. Albert Loh, professor of economics and chairman of the Department of Economics and Geography at the University of North Florida Coggin College of Business, said the monthly uptick is substantial. “While increases in... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
City notes: Jacksonville Jaguars to host Pokemon Go safari Mondayfor a Jacksonville law firm. She studied at the Savannah College of Art and De
City notes: Jacksonville Jaguars to host Pokemon Go safari Monday
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
for a Jacksonville law firm. She studied at the Savannah College of Art and Design and has two bachelor�s degrees from the University of North Florida. Election HobNob set for Aug. 19 Election season means it�s time again for HobNob, the... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
UNF political science students comment on the Congoin the world. But you are complicit in this war if you own a smart device. We m
UNF political science students comment on the Congo
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
in the world. But you are complicit in this war if you own a smart device. We must demand leadership to end this war. The University of North Florida class, taught by Ambassador Nancy Soderberg, visited Washington April 3-5 and presented its... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
State Attorney challenger Melissa Nelson enjoys big war chest in fight to unseat Angela Coreyor be removed from office, and a Florida Ethics Commission found probable cause
State Attorney challenger Melissa Nelson enjoys big war chest in fight to unseat Angela Corey
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 days ago
or be removed from office, and a Florida Ethics Commission found probable cause that he misused the power of his office. A University of North Florida poll showed Shirk behind his challenger, former county judge Charles Cofer, by 18 points, though... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
State attorney race leads to unusual instance of big money Republican donors supporting challenger over incumbentOrder of Police — suggests the people who work closest with Corey still trust h
State attorney race leads to unusual instance of big money Republican donors supporting challenger over incumbent
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 days ago
Order of Police — suggests the people who work closest with Corey still trust her, and believe she’s the best candidate. University of North Florida political science professor Matthew Corrigan said there have been some City Council races where... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Inverness awards Knox lifetime membership(77) of Jacksonville tied for 22nd. Final girls camp set The last North Flori
Inverness awards Knox lifetime membership
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 days ago
(77) of Jacksonville tied for 22nd. Final girls camp set The last North Florida Girls Golf camp will be July 25 at the University of North Florida golf complex, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. The camp is open for girls ages 6-18. Call (904) 234-3434 for... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Jacksonville man caught in chaos of Turkish coup attemptUnited States. In addition to volunteering at the Atlantic Institute, he serves
Jacksonville man caught in chaos of Turkish coup attempt
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 9 days ago
United States. In addition to volunteering at the Atlantic Institute, he serves on the board of OneJax, an institute of the University of North Florida. Sivar arrived in Turkey on May 21 as part of an annual fellowship and had decided to stay for a... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Jet-setting, galas, shopping sprees: Indictment challenges Corrine Brown's working-class imagename the school, which it said vouched for receiving office furniture and confe
Jet-setting, galas, shopping sprees: Indictment challenges Corrine Brown's working-class image
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 9 days ago
name the school, which it said vouched for receiving office furniture and conference room furniture as well as $9,500. The University of North Florida, Jacksonville University and Florida State College at Jacksonville said they had no reason to... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Zehner named headmaster at St. Johns Country Day School in Orange Parkhis undergraduate degree from the University of Florida and earned his master’s
Zehner named headmaster at St. Johns Country Day School in Orange Park
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 9 days ago
his undergraduate degree from the University of Florida and earned his master’s degree in business administration from the University of North Florida. He has held both administrative and coaching positions at UF and Florida Institute of... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Ron Littlepage: Brown's troubles could lead to some struggles for our city, toowhether it’s John Rutherford, Hans Tanzler III or Lake Ray, it will be another
Ron Littlepage: Brown's troubles could lead to some struggles for our city, too
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 days ago
whether it’s John Rutherford, Hans Tanzler III or Lake Ray, it will be another rookie representing Jacksonville. A recent University of North Florida poll of likely voters had somewhat surprising results in this race. Rutherford has almost... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
First Coast Happenings6:30-8:30 p.m., Buckman Bridge Unitarian Church, 8447 Manresa Ave. Speaker is T
First Coast Happenings
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 days ago
6:30-8:30 p.m., Buckman Bridge Unitarian Church, 8447 Manresa Ave. Speaker is Tarah Trueblood, director, Interfaith Center, University of North Florida, on “Why ‘Interfaith’ Must Include the Nonreligious.” Free admission and parking. (904) 419-8826... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
First Coast Happenings6:30-8:30 p.m., Buckman Bridge Unitarian Church, 8447 Manresa Ave. Speaker is T
First Coast Happenings
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 12 days ago
6:30-8:30 p.m., Buckman Bridge Unitarian Church, 8447 Manresa Ave. Speaker is Tarah Trueblood, director, Interfaith Center, University of North Florida, on “Why ‘Interfaith’ Must Include the Nonreligious.” Free admission and parking. (904) 419-8826... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Young patients' artwork featured in Museum of Contemporary Art Jacksonville exhibitartist-in-residence while in the hospital. Founded in 2001, the program provid
Young patients' artwork featured in Museum of Contemporary Art Jacksonville exhibit
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 12 days ago
artist-in-residence while in the hospital. Founded in 2001, the program provides a staff artist, community volunteers and University of North Florida interns every day to develop sessions. The nonprofit�s emphasis on personal expression from a... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Gary B. Personof the U.S. Air Force. He was a 23-year member of the Chautauqua County Sheriff
Gary B. Person
The Post-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
of the U.S. Air Force. He was a 23-year member of the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Department when he left to joined the University of North Florida Institute of Police Technology and Management as an accident reconstruction and traffic homicide... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Beau Beech scores 13 points in NBA Summer League gameFormer Ponte Vedra High and University of North Florida forward Beau Beech scor
Beau Beech scores 13 points in NBA Summer League game
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 13 days ago
Former Ponte Vedra High and University of North Florida forward Beau Beech scored in double figures Tuesday for the second time in three games for the Brooklyn Nets in the NBA Summer League in Las Vegas. Beech was the Nets’ second-leading scorer... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Hans Tanzler III amasses $550,000 so far in congressional bid; former Sheriff Rutherford about $175,000 behindRepublican primary; both men are hoping to replace U.S. Rep. Ander Crenshaw, wh
Hans Tanzler III amasses $550,000 so far in congressional bid; former Sheriff Rutherford about $175,000 behind
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 13 days ago
Republican primary; both men are hoping to replace U.S. Rep. Ander Crenshaw, who is retiring. The former sheriff topped a University of North Florida Poll last week as the choice of 27 percent of likely voters in the district. Tanzler came in... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Anti-vaccine movement is based on ideology and bad scienceand misinformation, threaten to undermine the significant gains in public healt
Anti-vaccine movement is based on ideology and bad science
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 13 days ago
and misinformation, threaten to undermine the significant gains in public health that have resulted from the reduction in vaccine-preventable illnesses. Nicholas Seabrook is assistant professor of political science at the University of North Flori... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
First Coast Happenings6:30-8:30 p.m., Buckman Bridge Unitarian Church, 8447 Manresa Ave. Speaker is T
First Coast Happenings
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 13 days ago
6:30-8:30 p.m., Buckman Bridge Unitarian Church, 8447 Manresa Ave. Speaker is Tarah Trueblood, director, Interfaith Center, University of North Florida, on “Why ‘Interfaith’ Must Include the Nonreligious.” Free admission and parking. (904) 419-8826... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Indictment, new district are obstacles for U.S. Rep. Corrine Brownbefore the indictment, the geographic trends of the district were clear. In a
Indictment, new district are obstacles for U.S. Rep. Corrine Brown
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 13 days ago
before the indictment, the geographic trends of the district were clear. In a poll conducted June 27 and June 28 by the University of North Florida�s Public Opinion Research Laboratory, Brown held a narrow, three-point lead over Lawson among... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Former Sheriff Rutherford raises $373,000 so far in Congressional bid; Hans Tanzler III amasses $550,000Republican primary; both men are hoping to replace U.S. Rep. Ander Crenshaw, wh
Former Sheriff Rutherford raises $373,000 so far in Congressional bid; Hans Tanzler III amasses $550,000
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 13 days ago
Republican primary; both men are hoping to replace U.S. Rep. Ander Crenshaw, who is retiring. The former sheriff topped a University of North Florida Poll last week as the choice of 27 percent of likely voters in the district. Tanzler came in... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Poll says voters somewhat favorable to pension plan; crime is No. 1 concernmore popular than Curry, despite crime being the top concern in the city. Thos
Poll says voters somewhat favorable to pension plan; crime is No. 1 concern
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 14 days ago
more popular than Curry, despite crime being the top concern in the city. Those observations are part of the snapshot the University of North Florida revealed Monday in the school�s latest Public Opinion Research Lab poll. The study conducted in... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
New UNF poll shows mixed feelings about pension tax planJACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A new poll of likely voters in Duval County by the Public
New UNF poll shows mixed feelings about pension tax plan
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 14 days ago
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A new poll of likely voters in Duval County by the Public Opinion Research Laboratory (PORL) at the University of North Florida shows that support for the pension tax plan is not universal. Support for Mayor Lenny Curry’s... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
UNF Poll: Mayor Curry's pension-tax plan gains ground; Sheriff Williams most popular elected officialpension sales tax on the Aug. 30 ballot is gaining ground but still falls short
UNF Poll: Mayor Curry's pension-tax plan gains ground; Sheriff Williams most popular elected official
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 14 days ago
pension sales tax on the Aug. 30 ballot is gaining ground but still falls short of majority support, according to a new University of North Florida survey of 596 likely Jacksonville voters. Another key takeaway from the survey: While tension... Read more
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First Coast News
Poll: Curry pension plan gaining ground with voterspension sales tax on the Aug. 30 ballot is gaining ground but still falls short
Poll: Curry pension plan gaining ground with voters
First Coast News / Posted 14 days ago
pension sales tax on the Aug. 30 ballot is gaining ground but still falls short of majority support, according to a new University of North Florida survey of 596 likely Jacksonville voters. Another key takeaway from the survey: While tension... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
SREBRENICA MEMORIAL DAY: Somber RememberenceBruce.Lipsky@jacksonville.com -- 07/10/16 -- Over 150 people gathered for Srebr
SREBRENICA MEMORIAL DAY: Somber Rememberence
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 14 days ago
Bruce.Lipsky@jacksonville.com -- 07/10/16 -- Over 150 people gathered for Srebrenica Memorial Day, on Sunday at the University of North Florida, to remember the 21st anniversary of the Srebrenica genocide. On July 11, 1995 8,372 Bosnian Muslim men... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
UNF's Harris falls short of qualifying for high jumpTwo days after making track-and-field history for the University of North Flori
UNF's Harris falls short of qualifying for high jump
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 15 days ago
Two days after making track-and-field history for the University of North Florida, Bobby Harris couldn’t quite surmount the barrier in the final. The Ospreys sophomore was eliminated in the men’s high jump final on Sunday, the closing day of the... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Duval Schools look to Legos to expand interest in scienceJax had 14 teams and no tournament. It had 220 teams last year totaling 1,100 s
Duval Schools look to Legos to expand interest in science
Naples Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
Jax had 14 teams and no tournament. It had 220 teams last year totaling 1,100 students who competed in tournaments at the University of North Florida and Jacksonville University. Legos are plastic bricks of various colors and size that can be... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Made in Jax: Drone Aviation floats tethered drones as the next commercial breakthroughwasn’t tethered drones, now there is,” Silverman said. BUZZING WITH ACTIVITY
Made in Jax: Drone Aviation floats tethered drones as the next commercial breakthrough
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 15 days ago
wasn’t tethered drones, now there is,” Silverman said. BUZZING WITH ACTIVITY Drone Aviation’s headquarters just north of University of North Florida is a center of increased activity these days. The company has 15 employees ranging from... Read more
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Island Packet
Duval Schools look to Legos to expand interest in scienceJax had 14 teams and no tournament. It had 220 teams last year totaling 1,100 s
Duval Schools look to Legos to expand interest in science
Island Packet / Posted 16 days ago
Jax had 14 teams and no tournament. It had 220 teams last year totaling 1,100 students who competed in tournaments at the University of North Florida and Jacksonville University. Legos are plastic bricks of various colors and size that can be... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Stanton grad Kendal Williams finishes seventh in 200 at U.S. Olympic Team Trialsand the Gators’ Kyra Jefferson failed to qualify in the women’s 200. The trial
Stanton grad Kendal Williams finishes seventh in 200 at U.S. Olympic Team Trials
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 16 days ago
and the Gators’ Kyra Jefferson failed to qualify in the women’s 200. The trials end Sunday, with Bobby Harris of the University of North Florida aiming for Rio in the men’s high jump final. ELSEWHERE AT THE TRACK & FIELD TRIALS Maggie... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Despite charges, Brown may control her own political destinydistrict, including frequent trips to Jacksonville where he hopes to claim some
Despite charges, Brown may control her own political destiny
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 16 days ago
district, including frequent trips to Jacksonville where he hopes to claim some of Brown’s support. A recent poll by the University of North Florida showed Brown has a slim edge over Lawson with 30 percent of the vote compared to his 27. But 40... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Public Defender Matt Shirk raps opponent as lifelong Democratrelationships with women and how he handled a 12-year-old’s murder case, attack
Public Defender Matt Shirk raps opponent as lifelong Democrat
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 16 days ago
relationships with women and how he handled a 12-year-old’s murder case, attacked Cofer after he was asked about a new University of North Florida poll that showed him trailing his challenger 35 percent to 17 percent with 48 percent... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
What's next for Corrine Brown?faced with. That’s one decision they’ll have to make. I was looking forward to
What's next for Corrine Brown?
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 16 days ago
faced with. That’s one decision they’ll have to make. I was looking forward to the competition.” A recent poll by the University of North Florida shows Brown holds a 3 percent lead over Lawson, her closest opponent. Holloway, a newcomer to... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Stanton grad Kendal Williams makes final in 200dreams a reality in the 200. Earlier in the trials, he fell short of reaching
Stanton grad Kendal Williams makes final in 200
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
dreams a reality in the 200. Earlier in the trials, he fell short of reaching the 100-meter final by only .03 seconds. University of North Florida sophomore Bobby Harris also excelled, soaring through the slop to make Ospreys history by... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Beaches business owner not your typical candidateand I love a good debate.” After graduating from Nease High School, he was acc
Beaches business owner not your typical candidate
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
and I love a good debate.” After graduating from Nease High School, he was accepted in the first freshman class at the University of North Florida in 1984. He lasted one semester. He attended four colleges in six years to ultimately wind up... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
What's next for Corrine Brown?faced with. That’s one decision they’ll have to make. I was looking forward to
What's next for Corrine Brown?
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 17 days ago
faced with. That’s one decision they’ll have to make. I was looking forward to the competition.” A recent poll by the University of North Florida shows, Brown holds a 3 percent lead over Lawson -- her closest opponent. Holloway, a newcomer to... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Giving Back: Inspired by father, veteran embraces role as mentorback and how that selfless act was a true revelation. The volunteer project is
Giving Back: Inspired by father, veteran embraces role as mentor
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
back and how that selfless act was a true revelation. The volunteer project is a collaboration among the Times-Union, the University of North Florida, the United Way of Northeast Florida and HandsOn Jacksonville. John Busam didn’t truly realize... Read more
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