August 27, 2016

The Florida Bar's new emphasis on affordability

William "Bill" Schifino Jr., president of the Florida Bar

[Photo: Mark Wallheiser]

Update on USF's medical simulation center

CAMLS becomes more academic.

Development bounces back in southeast Florida

Gulfstream Point in Hallandale Beach will have 300 apartments.

Guide to Amendment 4
(solar energy)

Analysis from Florida TaxWatch.

Florida Small Business

Business Basics

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Insuring Tangible and Human Assets | Intellectual Property | Disaster Preparation | Cybersecurity

Florida Business News

Florida consumer confidence tumbles to lowest point of the year

Floridians turned sharply more pessimistic in August, driving consumer confidence down to the lowest point of the year.

Florida leaders’ calls for crackdown on public corruption go unheeded

A small group of top Florida political leaders prodded the federal government to be more aggressive in rooting out political corruption in the state capital.

FEMA again rejects Scott's algae state of emergency request

The Obama administration denied for a second time Gov. Rick Scott's request for a federal state of emergency for algae blooms.

Jacksonville's Tech Coast Conference credited with linking industry insiders

The impact of the conference wasn’t just that it drew the largest crowd in its three-year history, it’s the kind of crowd that came.

UCF delays downtown campus by a year

UCF has decided to delay opening its downtown Orlando campus to August 2019 — a year later than planned.

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Developments, reach and research at Embry-Riddle
Developments, reach and research at Embry-Riddle

Dr. Karen Holbrook, interim president of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, lists the features, amenities and developments that make the school an appealing choice, and describes the Embry-Riddle University system's reach and research.

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This weekend, what will you be doing to get ready for the (possible) tropical system headed to Florida?

  • Getting more supplies (batteries, medicines, cash etc.)
  • Securing loose items
  • Going to gas up cars
  • Nothing special, just watching the weather
  • Other (comments welcome)

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