The annual Golden Spoon awards recognize the state’s best restaurants. This year, the list includes 20 new Golden Spoon members and 2 new Hall of Fame entries.
Sales at retail stores on Black Friday fell to $10.4 billion this year, down from $11.6 billion in 2014.
All told, the state has lost out on more than $650 million in economic activity from TV shows and movie projects since 2013.
Marinas are evolving into real-estate plays for investor groups, often becoming destinations in and of themselves.
For the 10th year running, Florida dodged a hurricane, setting a new record, while the rest of the eastern seaboard escaped a hit by a major hurricane.