The state added a healthy 23,000 jobs over the month but, for the fifth straight month, the state's jobless rate remained at 4.7 percent in September.
More than 1 million voters have already cast ballots by mail in the presidential election in Florida and early voting will begin on Monday in most of the state.
Melbourne-based Harris Corp. and Florida Power & Light Co. are teaming up to develop an advanced digital system for FPL's operations.
The county's official public/private partnership reported 20 company relocations and expansions and 2,646 new high-paying jobs.
A year ago, a study about hospitals marking up prices by 1,000 percent generated headlines and outrage around the country.