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October 9, 2015

Spotlight on
Fort Lauderdale
and Broward

"Where Business Takes Center Stage" [Sponsored Content]

Making a case for Enterprise Florida

A column by

Andy Corty, Publisher

[Photo is of Sunera's expansion announcement]

Canines detect deadly disease in historic avocado trees

Researchers at FIU are deploying canines at the Kampong botanical garden.

A famous juggler's concrete plans

This story is part of our "Florida Originals" series.

[Photo: Norma Lopez Molina]

Florida Business News

Most major economies weakening

Growth seems to be easing off in most of the world's major economies, including the United States and more notably in China.

Reasons to start an ecommerce business

Whether you're a bootstrapper or an investor with a bit of extra money to start a new enterprise, ecommerce is a great field to get into.

Florida Senate grills jobs chief on treatment of the state's jobless

Lawmakers say that Floridians continue to report problems with the state's 2-year-old unemployment benefits website.

Gas above $2 again as prices jump

Several markets across the United States saw overnight spikes in gasoline prices, due mostly to seasonal refinery maintenance.

Lawmakers propose expanding medical marijuana bill

The authors of the state's existing medical marijuana bill are proposing giving another option to sick patients in Florida.

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Florida Trend Video Pick

What They Do at the UF Space Plants Lab
What They Do at the UF Space Plants Lab

A video about the research that is done by the UF Space Plants Lab. Dr. Ferl and Dr. Paul provide a brief overview of what they do and how the lab contributes to society.

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