July 30, 2016

Florida's Great Northwest

A column by

Andy Corty, Publisher

New water quality standards for Florida

State regulators approved new standards for Florida's rivers, lakes and coastal waters.

[Photo: Carlton Ward Jr.]

Profiles of women leaders in Florida

Team from Suffolk Construction in Pompano Beach.

[Photo: Donna Victor]

Proactive: Eliminating an impediment to growth

Rural Homes County eliminates an impediment to job growth.
[Pictured: Paradigm Plastics]

Florida's top lawyers named by peer voting

Legal Elite are featured in a Florida Trend special report.

Florida Business News

First U.S. outbreak of locally transmitted Zika virus confirmed in Florida

An outbreak of the Zika virus has been confirmed in Florida, marking the first time the virus has been found to be transmitted via infected mosquitoes within the continental U.S.

Florida consumer sentiment up in July, reversing a three-month slide

Florida consumers are feeling more optimistic about buying big-ticket items like appliances or cars.

Deeply rooted companies make Space Coast a capital of innovation

One Nation showcased up-and-coming Space Coast companies that are making innovation and community the core of their business.

South Florida restaurant service expands despite growing pains

Delivery Dudes, a restaurant delivery service with food pickups throughout South Florida, is expanding again.

AutoNation hits record earnings per share, but counsels caution

The Fort Lauderdale-based company on Friday reported second-quarter profit of $112 million.

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Queen Conch Research in the Florida Keys
Queen Conch Research in the Florida Keys

FWC’s queen conch research program has been surveying queen conch throughout the Florida Keys since 1987, and they perform yearly surveys in order to determine trends in the recovery of Florida’s queen conch population.

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