August 18, 2017
Florida Business News

Florida's jobless rate holds steady, is still below national average

Florida’s unemployment rate was 4.1 percent in July 2017, unchanged from June 2017 and is still below U.S. unemployment rate of 4.3 percent.

New Marlins owners to replace Samson

David Samson, the loquacious and occasionally polarizing president of the Marlins for the past 15 years, will be looking for a new job.

Carnival announces five more cruises from Tampa to Cuba

Carnival launched its first cruise ever from Tampa to Havana in late June, the first of several voyages to Havana this year.

Florida Blue to hire for 200 positions in Jacksonville

Florida Blue has 200 open positions for member care specialists that it hopes to fill soon.

BJ's Wholesale Club awards grant to Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida

BJ's Wholesale Club announced a $100,000 donation from the BJ's Charitable Foundation to Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida.

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How much of the solar eclipse will we see in Florida?
How much of the solar eclipse will we see in Florida?

Even if those in Florida can't travel north, the state should still see a fair amount of the 2017 solar eclipse.

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