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October 4, 2015

A famous juggler's concrete plans

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

[Photo: Norma Lopez Molina]

Making a case for Enterprise Florida

A column by

Andy Corty, Publisher

[Photo is of Sunera's expansion announcement]

Why you should stop networking

A column by Ron Stein

Florida Business News

U.S. job growth stumbles, raising doubts on economy

U.S. employers slammed the brakes on hiring over the last two months and wages fell in September, raising new doubts about the economy.

USDA awards Florida $4 million in ag-research grants

Florida is set to receive about $4 million to be split between 40 projects taking place at universities and other community organizations.

UF/IFAS termite pioneer to be inducted into inventors hall of fame

The Florida scientist who invented the Sentricon system for termite colony elimination, is scheduled to be inducted into the Florida Inventors Hall of Fame.

How affluent Florida parents pay for their children’s college costs

Rich Floridians expect to pick up a bigger part of the tab for their children’s college education than the wealthy in other parts of the United States.

Kissimmee tourism board targets 2016 mission

Experience Kissimmee will make a big push in 2016 to bring convention and special-event business to Osceola County.

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Give flu vaccine another chance: This year’s version got a recipe change that should make it more effective after last winter’s misery from a nasty surprise strain of virus.

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