July 22, 2014

Shellfish cleanup: Making oyster beds in Brevard


Part of a regional news roundup
for Central Florida.

Plans for former Pensacola airport site take off


Part of a regional news roundup for Northwest Florida.

An issue of elites
in Florida


A column by

Andy Corty

Driving profits:
Today's car business in Florida


Billion-dollar auto dealership groups in Florida face challenges.

Fruit and vegetable production grow Florida's economy


Farming contributes more than $7.5 billion to the state's economy.

Maintaining peak performance


A look at Florida’s
executive health
centers.


[Photo: Pritikin
Longevity Center]

Florida attorneys find rewards in pro bono work


Karen Buesing worked 180 pro bono hours last year.

[Photo: Alex McKnight]

Ebb and flow: Managing Florida's water supply

A column by
Mark Howard
Mark Howard

[Photo: Carlton Ward, Jr.]

Florida Business News

Governor Scott calls for workforce training

Gov. Scott says he will pursue more workforce training funds for employers and stipends for teachers in the science, math, engineering and technology sector.

High-performing charter schools may improve health

Researchers are investigating how publicly funded charter schools affect children, from academic achievement to health.

Florida’s biggest health insurer signals rate hikes ahead

Florida Blue snagged more than one in three consumers on the health law’s exchange this year, but many could face rate hikes.

The hobby investing of the rich

76 percent of high-net-worth Florida residents pursue hobby investing, compared with the national rate of 68 percent.

Banking on farm-to-table trend: You kill it, hotels cook it

Farm-to-table meals have become so popular that hotels are now getting in the game with an even closer-to-the-source experience.

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