April 1, 2015

Florida gains momentum

A column by

Andy Corty, Publisher

[Photo of Miami by Tampa Bay Times]

Where celebrities live in Florida

Take a celebrity tour of Florida's regions.

Food, worshipped


Local ingredients +
celebrity chefs =
a joyous dining

[Photo is of Michael Mina and Don Pintabona, the stars behind Locale in St. Petersburg, Florida.]

MBA programs go beyond the core

UF's MBA in real estate is only offered to full-time students.

[Photo: UF]


A raft of Florida's smaller newspapers has its second new owner in less than five years.

The Chinese connection

Miami real estate agents set their sights on Chinese buyers.

[In photo, Shanjie Li, CEO of American Da Tang Group]

A place at the table

The Tampa Bay Partnership is looking for a new leader and increased impact.

[Photo is of Brian Lamb, chair, Tampa Bay Partnership]

Corrections course for Florida's prison system

A column by

Mark Howard

Florida Business News

Despite shortfall, pet projects still reign

Lawmakers faced with a potential $1 billion budget hole aren't holding back requests for money that will make them look good back home.

Appetite for gator meat grows in Florida

The market for gator meat has exploded in the past couple of years, pushing the price in Florida to its highest level ever.

Cruise lines seek more Miami berths

A number of companies are in talks with the county about bringing their ships to PortMiami.

Old Everglades Jetport site targeted for revival

Miami-Dade officials are traveling to Paris in a bid to revive the idea of bringing a global aviation expo to the Miami area.

Boutiques to donate percent of sales to nonprofit

Several boutiques in Palm Beach County are coming together to raise funds for SafePlace Palm Beach.

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