February 21, 2017

UPS tests drone deliveries in Florida

The company also hinted at price increases.

Florida non-profit hospitals face serious funding cuts

This story is part of the weekly report on Health Care in Florida.

FPL to add 8 more solar plants by next year

FPL President and CEO Eric Silagy talks to students on Monday.

Interview with J.P. DuBuque of the St. Petersburg EDC

J.P. DuBuque talks about why St. Petersburg is attractive to business.

SpaceX launches rocket from historic NASA pad

A SpaceX Falcon rocket blasted off on Sunday from a Florida launch pad once used to send NASA astronauts to the moon.

Florida legislators hide projects in university budgets

Part of a news roundup on education in Florida.

Florida's new land baron

A profile of Thomas Peterffy

Florida Business News

Launch Florida lifts off with entrepreneurship and tech organizations

The statewide innovation coalition aims to foster collaboration between entrepreneurs, policymakers, business leaders, venture capitalists, philanthropists and other stakeholders.

Troubled Waters: a history of Florida's most precious resource

Florida’s nickname, ‘The Sunshine State,’ fails to include the area’s most abundant resource: water.

UPS tests drone deliveries in Florida with eye to cost cuts

Package delivery company United Parcel Service Inc tested home delivery by drone in Lithia, Florida this week.

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SeaWorld estimates dips in revenue, attendance

SeaWorld Entertainment’s revenue and attendance declined in 2016 compared with the previous year, according to estimates the company released this morning.

Legislature looks to expand gun rights

Florida Republicans are more determined than ever to pass bills expanding gun rights in the wake of the deadly Pulse nightclub and Fort Lauderdale airport shootings.

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Sta-Bil National Lawn Mower Racing

Riding lawn mower racers from across the United States gathered at the Florida State Fairgrounds to compete at the 2017 Sta-Bil National Lawn Mower Racing Series Winter Nationals this weekend. 

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