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The Florida Times-Union
Good News: Local podiatrist wins Guardian Angel awardMeares, DGG Uniform and Work Apparel; Tania Schmidt-Alpers, Betty Griffin Cente
The Florida Times-Union / Posted an hour ago
Meares, DGG Uniform and Work Apparel; Tania Schmidt-Alpers, Betty Griffin Center; Kelly Smith, Wells Fargo Community Bank, North Florida Region; Kelly Sullivan, attorney; and Pamela Way, St. Johns River Water Management District. “Girl Scouts of... Read more
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WRUF AM850 Gainesville
Men’s Tennis hosts +1 Tournament this weekend.only fall tournament of the season this weekend: the +1 Tournament. The Gators
WRUF AM850 Gainesville / Posted 4 hours ago
only fall tournament of the season this weekend: the +1 Tournament. The Gators welcome nine teams including: University of North Florida, Louisville, Wake Forrest, South Carolina, Illinois, Tennessee, Kentucky, Tulane, and Mississippi State. The... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Tolls progressing for return by next year on Jacksonville-area roadsinto Clay and St. Johns counties is under construction now, but it will come at
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 hours ago
into Clay and St. Johns counties is under construction now, but it will come at a price. As the First Coast Expressway and North Florida Express Lanes get closer to offering faster commutes, they also herald a return to tolls in an area that hasn’t... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
FGCU Sports scores, schedulesStrk: W-1 Tuesday's Game FGCU 1, Central Florida 0 Upcoming Games Sept. 23
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 14 hours ago
Strk: W-1 Tuesday's Game FGCU 1, Central Florida 0 Upcoming Games Sept. 23 - vs. Jacksonville, 7 p.m. Sept. 30 - at North Florida, 7 p.m. --------------------------- FGCU Women: 7-2 ASUN: 0-0 Home: 3-0 Away: 4-2 Strk: W-1 Monday's... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Gov. Scott tours hurricane damage in Vilano Beachfalling into the ocean — that became the dominant picture to much of the countr
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 16 hours ago
falling into the ocean — that became the dominant picture to much of the country of Hurricane Irma’s effects, at least in North Florida. It was that home in Vilano where Scott chose to get his first close inspection of the county’s damage in his... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Justin Barney’s Week 5 football picks: Can Bartram end skid; Fleming stays perfect(2-2): Sharks stay unbeaten with their second win of the week. TU pick: Ponte
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 19 hours ago
(2-2): Sharks stay unbeaten with their second win of the week. TU pick: Ponte Vedra 28, Menendez 14. Providence (0-3) at North Florida Christian (3-0), 7:30 p.m.: Rough start continues for the Stallions. TU pick: NFC 37, Providence 21. Ribault... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Hurricanes not enough? Now, word comes that the world's ending on Saturdaythe Caribbean. It was downgraded to a tropical storm at 8 a.m. Monday, Sept 11,
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 20 hours ago
the Caribbean. It was downgraded to a tropical storm at 8 a.m. Monday, Sept 11, but brought severe flooding across North Florida, Georgia and South Carolina. According to Meade, who cites Bible passages from the Book of Luke, a rogue... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
24-pound cat finds new home, help to slim down after Irmalarge — feline has found herself a new home. Fabulous, fatty Faye was dropped
The Palm Beach Post / Posted yesterday
large — feline has found herself a new home. Fabulous, fatty Faye was dropped off at the Jacksonville Humane Society in North Florida this week in dire need of a diet after making it through Hurricane Irma. She was put up for adoption Wednesday... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Spectrum Sports Game Preview: No. 13 East Lake at No. 4 LakelandEAGLES (2-1) at #4 LAKELAND DREADNAUGHTS (2-0) When: Friday, September 22, 201
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
EAGLES (2-1) at #4 LAKELAND DREADNAUGHTS (2-0) When: Friday, September 22, 2017, 7:30 P.M. Where: Bryant Stadium, 1125 North Florida Avenue, Lakeland, FL 33805 TV: Spectrum Sports (Channel 47 and HD 1147) Coaches: EAST LAKE- Bob Hudson... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
24-pound cat gets new home, help to slim down after Hurricane IrmaIrma, but her owner contacted them before the storm for help, so shelter offici
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted yesterday
Irma, but her owner contacted them before the storm for help, so shelter officials aren’t totally blaming the storm. Those interested in adopting Faye or other pets at the North Florida shelter can visit the Jacksonville Humane Society... Read more
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ajc.com
24-pound cat gets new home, help to slim down after IrmaHurricane Irma, but her owner contacted them before the storm for help, so shel
ajc.com / Posted yesterday
Hurricane Irma, but her owner contacted them before the storm for help, so shelter officials aren’t totally blaming the storm. Those interested in adopting other pets at the North Florida shelter can visit the Jacksonville Humane Society w... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
After Hurricane Irma, many ask: How safe are shelters?Florida landing. "Nobody was prepared for that. Not at any level," said Dianna
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
Florida landing. "Nobody was prepared for that. Not at any level," said Dianna Van Horn, a Red Cross spokeswoman based in north Florida. Nobody expects the peninsula's vulnerability to catastrophic storm to lessen as Florida's coastal population... Read more
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The Star
Things to do this weekET Saturday, Sept. 23. His latest thriller is not only the 16th book in the Joh
The Star / Posted yesterday
ET Saturday, Sept. 23. His latest thriller is not only the 16th book in the John Jordan Mystery series set right here in North Florida, but is also a sequel to Double Exposure (2009). It also features many places in Port St. Joe. Michael Lister... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Wednesday's ScoresPREP FOOTBALL Jordan Christian 34, North Florida Educational Instutitute 6 Ne
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
PREP FOOTBALL Jordan Christian 34, North Florida Educational Instutitute 6 New Smyrna Beach 24, Deltona 14 POSTPONEMENTS AND CANCELLATIONS South Miami vs. Goleman, ccd. Some scores provided by Scorestream.com, http://scorestream.com/ Keywords:... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
24-pound cat needs new home, help to slim down after IrmaIrma, but her owner contacted them before the storm for help, so shelter offici
Springfield News-Sun / Posted yesterday
Irma, but her owner contacted them before the storm for help, so shelter officials aren’t totally blaming the storm. Those interested in adopting Faye or other pets at the North Florida shelter can visit the Jacksonville Humane Society... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
24-pound cat needs new home, help to slim down after IrmaIrma, but her owner contacted them before the storm for help, so shelter offici
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted yesterday
Irma, but her owner contacted them before the storm for help, so shelter officials aren’t totally blaming the storm. Those interested in adopting Faye or other pets at the North Florida shelter can visit the Jacksonville Humane Society... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
24-pound cat needs new home, help to slim down after IrmaIrma, but her owner contacted them before the storm for help, so shelter offici
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
Irma, but her owner contacted them before the storm for help, so shelter officials aren’t totally blaming the storm. Those interested in adopting Faye or other pets at the North Florida shelter can visit the Jacksonville Humane Society... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
24-pound cat needs new home, help to slim down after IrmaIrma, but her owner contacted them before the storm for help, so shelter offici
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
Irma, but her owner contacted them before the storm for help, so shelter officials aren’t totally blaming the storm. Those interested in adopting Faye or other pets at the North Florida shelter can visit the Jacksonville Humane Society... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
24-pound cat needs new home, help to slim down after IrmaIrma, but her owner contacted them before the storm for help, so shelter offici
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
Irma, but her owner contacted them before the storm for help, so shelter officials aren’t totally blaming the storm. Those interested in adopting Faye or other pets at the North Florida shelter can visit the Jacksonville Humane Society... Read more
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ajc.com
24-pound cat needs new home, help to slim down after IrmaIrma, but her owner contacted them before the storm for help, so shelter offici
ajc.com / Posted yesterday
Irma, but her owner contacted them before the storm for help, so shelter officials aren’t totally blaming the storm. Those interested in adopting Faye or other pets at the North Florida shelter can visit the Jacksonville Humane Society... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
24-pound cat needs new home, help to slim down after IrmaIrma, but her owner contacted them before the storm for help, so shelter offici
Dayton Daily News / Posted yesterday
Irma, but her owner contacted them before the storm for help, so shelter officials aren’t totally blaming the storm. Those interested in adopting Faye or other pets at the North Florida shelter can visit the Jacksonville Humane Society... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Land trust ready to buy acreage for park on Bogey CreekThe North Florida Land Trust will spend $1.2 million to buy 63 acres off Cedar
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
The North Florida Land Trust will spend $1.2 million to buy 63 acres off Cedar Point Road that the late owner, Sue Spencer, called Bugtussle. The property along Bogey Creek, photographed in 2012, will be turned into a public park. (Will Dickey / The... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
HCA to built free-standing ERs, urgent care centers in Orange, Seminolegoal is to bring access to the patient,” said Jake Kirchner, regional vice pres
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
goal is to bring access to the patient,” said Jake Kirchner, regional vice president for planning and development at HCA’s North Florida Division, which has been steadily growing its presence here. “As the demographic grows, so does the need for... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Next Level: DeKalb’s Longeville leads Pitt-Johnstown in assistshitter on the Tulane women’s volleyball team. The 6-foot-1 middle hitter had fo
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
hitter on the Tulane women’s volleyball team. The 6-foot-1 middle hitter had four kills and three blocks in a win against North Florida on Saturday. She has 34 kills on the season, including a season-high seven Sept. 2 against Stephen F. Austin.... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Next Level: Longeville leads Pitt-Johnstown in assistshitter on the Tulane women’s volleyball team. The 6-foot-1 middle hitter had fo
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
hitter on the Tulane women’s volleyball team. The 6-foot-1 middle hitter had four kills and three blocks in win against North Florida on Saturday. She has 34 kills on the season, including a season high seven on September 2 against Stephen F.... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Longeville leads Pitt-Johnstown in assistshitter on the Tulane women’s volleyball team. The 6-foot-1 middle hitter had fo
Daily Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
hitter on the Tulane women’s volleyball team. The 6-foot-1 middle hitter had four kills and three blocks in win against North Florida on Saturday. She has 34 kills on the season, including a season high seven on September 2 against Stephen F.... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
UNF program to prepare students for Peace Corps serviceAfter graduating from the University of North Florida in 2005, Frances Luna joi
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 3 days ago
After graduating from the University of North Florida in 2005, Frances Luna joined the Peace Corps and headed for Niger in West Africa. For two years she was a health care agent in a village called Dan Turke in the south central region of Maradi.... Read more
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The Post-Standard
Water 'like a monster from hell:' Hurricane Irma destroyed Syracuse retirees' dreamHigh Springs, Fla. -- The contemporary home on 7 acres in north Florida was a r
The Post-Standard / Posted 3 days ago
High Springs, Fla. -- The contemporary home on 7 acres in north Florida was a retirement dream fulfilled for former Syracuse teachers Stephen and Yvonne Hart. Each taught in the Syracuse City School District for more than 30 years. Together they... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Irma insurance claims already near $2 billion in Fla.30,000 claims from Irma, with losses not to exceed $300 million. His company's
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
30,000 claims from Irma, with losses not to exceed $300 million. His company's policies are concentrated in Central and North Florida, with Burt estimating the insurer only has about 22,000 policies in the six counties most heavily impacted by... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Florida State returns to normal routine, begins preparing for NC Statequality time with his sons Trey, 16, and Ethan, 12. Fisher said he watched Tre
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
quality time with his sons Trey, 16, and Ethan, 12. Fisher said he watched Trey, a sophomore quarterback, lead Tallahassee North Florida Christian to a 46-18 win for over Foley (Ala.) Snook Christian Academy on Friday night, before fishing in a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Week 2 shows folly in drawing early NFL conclusionsYou can't win the game doing things like that." You can win it when you are on
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
You can't win the game doing things like that." You can win it when you are on the other end, which the Titans were in north Florida. A week after they were dominated at home by Oakland, a budding AFC power, Tennessee stuck with it after a slow... Read more
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The Chronicle
Furman, Lapidus take home titles for Duke men's tennis at James Bonk Invitedown Charlotte’s Sam Rice 6-4, 6-3. In doubles, Lapidus rolled with Mateas to
The Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
down Charlotte’s Sam Rice 6-4, 6-3. In doubles, Lapidus rolled with Mateas to the finals after 8-7 (8-6) wins against both North Florida and N.C. State before silencing Princeton’s duo of Kial Kaiser and Diego Vives 8-3. Although Smith said... Read more
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FSView
SoFlo becomes paradise lost after IrmaHurricane Irma, making it a place where people were looking to get away from ra
FSView / Posted 5 days ago
Hurricane Irma, making it a place where people were looking to get away from rather than the ideal weekend getaway. While North Florida was paralyzed with uncertainty by the scattered and unpredictable course of Hurricane Irma, our neighbors down... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
This picture told the story … before the shotbe postponed because of Hurricane Irma. The extra time gives golfers a chance
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 days ago
be postponed because of Hurricane Irma. The extra time gives golfers a chance to enter the tournament, which benefits the North Florida Junior Foundation and St. Michael’s Soliders. On-line registration is at nfjg.org and additional information... Read more
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asianage
Net effect: Twitterati, a dangerous minorityat Twitter, in San Francisco, California. The findings seem to echo what John
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
at Twitter, in San Francisco, California. The findings seem to echo what John Parmelee, a professor at the University of North Florida, told The Guardian in July 2016: “Twitter’s basically used by politicians to influence other influencers. It’s... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Friday's ScoresDay 16, Pataula Charter, Ga. 0 Niceville 49, Lake Area New Tech Early College,
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Day 16, Pataula Charter, Ga. 0 Niceville 49, Lake Area New Tech Early College, La. 0 North Bay Haven 34, FAMU 18 North Florida Christian 46, Snook Christian, Ala. 18 Pace 37, Pensacola Washington 26 Rickards 43, East Gadsden 14 St.... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
TPC Sawgrass will re-open Dye’s Valley Sept. 21, Stadium Course uncertainbe affected is the regional Drive, Chip and Putt competition that was scheduled
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
be affected is the regional Drive, Chip and Putt competition that was scheduled to be at the TPC Sawgrass on Saturday. PGA North Florida Section officials and the TPC Sawgrass are working with the Augusta National Golf Club, which sponsors the... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
State partnered with price-tracker GasBuddy during IrmaEmergency Operations Center. “The storm we saw coming five days out,” DeHaan s
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
Emergency Operations Center. “The storm we saw coming five days out,” DeHaan said the day after the storm passed through North Florida. “We activated the tracker and we started to get reports very quickly. So this information is all being... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Pod Rods: wild electric concepts from Frankfurt, a funky Brit electric off-roader, and a new ‘Ring record videothose interested in them. Dealers will have ride-and-drive opportunities with t
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
those interested in them. Dealers will have ride-and-drive opportunities with the latest EV models. The event, hosted by North Florida TPO, JEA, Chargewell and the Sierra Club, is free, but please register at driveelectricrally.com. • North Jax... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
FGCU Sports Schedules this week- vs. Loyola Marymount, 7 p.m. Sept. 19 - vs. Central Florida, 7 p.m. Sept. 2
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 7 days ago
- vs. Loyola Marymount, 7 p.m. Sept. 19 - vs. Central Florida, 7 p.m. Sept. 23 - vs. Jacksonville, 7 p.m. Sept. 30 - at North Florida, 7 p.m. ------------------------- FGCU Women: 6-2 ASUN: 0-0 Home: 2-0 Away: 4-2 Strk: L-1 Upcoming... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Duval schools ready to open Monday, district officials say. Personnel issues caused delay.IRMA'S AFTERMATH Edward Waters College and all Keiser University campuses have
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 days ago
IRMA'S AFTERMATH Edward Waters College and all Keiser University campuses have already reopened. The University of North Florida and Florida State College at Jacksonville resumed Thursday. Jacksonville University and St. Johns River State... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Justin Barney’s Week 4 football picks: Trinity, Lee get big district winsget back on track after getting clubbed by Fletcher last week. TU pick: Englew
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 days ago
get back on track after getting clubbed by Fletcher last week. TU pick: Englewood 30, Middleburg 9. Wednesday, Sept. 20 North Florida Educational Institute (0-3) at Jordan Christian Prep (2-0), 7 p.m.: Difficult challenge on the road for... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Friday Editorial: A promising effort to promote local citizen engagementand sensitive moderators. The civil discourse discussions sponsored by the Tim
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 days ago
and sensitive moderators. The civil discourse discussions sponsored by the Times-Union, OneJax and the University of North Florida set a standard for politeness and candor on tough issues. The Interfaith Coaliton for Action, Reconciliation... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
First Coast golf courses with the most trees sustained the most damagean industry that has been struggling in recent years with the loss of customers
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 7 days ago
an industry that has been struggling in recent years with the loss of customers and difficulty attracting new ones, fall in north Florida is historically a lucrative time of year. Golfers who weren’t keen on playing in 90-degree temperatures and... Read more
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The Chronicle
Duke men's tennis ready to open season at James Bonk Inviteno Blue Devil will start off against a nationally-ranked opponent. In doubles
The Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
no Blue Devil will start off against a nationally-ranked opponent. In doubles play, Mateas will take on a pair from North Florida with fellow junior Jason Lapidus, in the same bracket that Scully and Stachowiak will battle for this weekend.... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Irma traffic: Flooding could close I-75About that time, the river under I-75 had "rapidly risen 15 feet within the pas
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
About that time, the river under I-75 had "rapidly risen 15 feet within the past 36 hours due to the heavy rainfall over North Florida from Hurricane Irma." McKinley Lewis, a spokesman for Gov. Rick Scott, said FDOT bridge inspectors and the... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Teams scramble to move Week 4 games after Hurricane Irma damage(1-2), District 4-6A, postponed to Sept. 19, 7 p.m. Nease (1-2) at White (1-2)
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 days ago
(1-2), District 4-6A, postponed to Sept. 19, 7 p.m. Nease (1-2) at White (1-2), District 4-6A, postponed to Oct. 6 North Florida Educational Institute (0-3) at Jordan Christian Prep (2-0), postponed to TBA Oakleaf (1-2) at Bartram Trail... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Irma traffic: Flooding could close I-75At about that time, the river under I-75 had "rapidly risen 15 feet within the
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
At about that time, the river under I-75 had "rapidly risen 15 feet within the past 36 hours due to the heavy rainfall over North Florida from Hurricane Irma." McKinley Lewis, a spokesman for Gov. Rick Scott, said FDOT bridge inspectors and the U.... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Hurricane, tornadoes, nor’easter made for a destructive combinationof 86 to 110 mph winds. But, tornadoes aside, Irma also brought destructive wi
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 8 days ago
of 86 to 110 mph winds. But, tornadoes aside, Irma also brought destructive winds to the region even when compared to North Florida cities to the west that were closer to the storm’s eye. That, Peterson said, was because the region was... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Swollen Santa Fe River could impact I-75 trafficalert: “The Santa Fe River under I-75 has rapidly risen 15 feet within the pas
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 8 days ago
alert: “The Santa Fe River under I-75 has rapidly risen 15 feet within the past 36 hours due to the heavy rainfall over North Florida from Hurricane Irma. In the event that I-75 closes, please see the attached detour map. “Additional bridges... Read more
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