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October 9, 2015

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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

Student debt becoming a multigenerational problem

America's crushing surge of student debt has bred a disturbing new phenomenon: School loans that span multiple generations within families.

Some travelers love to hate the new discount airlines

For many travelers, ultra-low-cost carriers, while attractive for their cheap fares, take the aggravation of air travel to another level.

How economic downturns may be good for your health

Economic downturns, it turns out, appear to be good for health, according to a study released this week by the National Bureau of Economic Research.

Residential property sales down on slowing economy

The slowing economy is starting to bite into the residential property market with sales and transfers dropping.

More than half of Florida voters want personal marijuana use legalized

A new Quinnipiac University poll finds growing support for marijuana in the Sunshine State.

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Florida Trend Video Pick

Size, scope and offerings of one of Florida's largest hospitals
Size, scope and offerings of one of Florida's largest hospitals

James Burkhart, president & CEO of Tampa General Hospital details the medical center's size and service area, expresses the hospital's commitment to dispersed access care and expounds on the expanding use of electronic medical records.

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