April 16, 2014

Clearwater:
From surf to success


Find out why Clearwater is a jewel of Florida's Gulf Coast.

[Sponsored Report]

Stepping down at Ave Maria's School of Law


Law Dean Eugene R. Milhizer is returning to the classroom.

Gas prices up again; more jumps expected


Find gas prices in your neighborhood here.

The economy in Miami-Dade & Monroe

 

Carnival is tryng to win back consumer confidence.

Central Florida gets a boost from SunRail


This story is part
of Florida
's 2014
Economic Yearbook.

Locking up all offenders is not good for Florida


Overcriminalization costs taxpayers, hurts public safety, says Florida TaxWatch.

[Photo: Jeffrey Camp]

Florida's film and entertainment industry


A regional roundup.

Florida Business News

Amazon to collect sales tax in Florida on May 1

Planning to buy something on Amazon? Better do it now because the online retailer will start collecting sales tax from customers in Florida on May 1.

Industry shows some vigor, housing remains soft

U.S. industrial production rose at a faster-than-expected clip in March, the latest sign the economy was gaining momentum.

For workers, low wages still create stress

Low pay again tops the list as the biggest stressor for working Americans as it has for the last four years.

South Florida merger deals total $465 million

A bank, a cancer treatment practice and an electronic cigarette business were the biggest merger deals in South Florida in the last quarter.

eMerge Americas Techweek to bring in array of experts, events

eMerge Americas Techweek will bring together executives and entrepreneurs from large technology companies and emerging ventures throughout South Florida and Latin America.

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Okeanos Explorer 2014
Okeanos Explorer 2014

ROV Deep Discoverer (D2) has arrived on the seafloor at site “Northwest Gulf Mid-Depth”. The purpose of the dive is to explore the steep slope of a mound feature and look for deep-sea coral habitats. Click to watch the video or go here for more info.

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