July 23, 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

Little-known candidate could decide governor's race

The nation's most closely watched governor's race, the battle for the Florida governor’s mansion, just got even more interesting.

Miami Beach leaders proposing a hike in storm water fees

Miami Beach is proposing an 84 percent increase in storm water fees — the cost of keeping rising seas at bay — with more rises in the future.

Senate hearing on cruise passenger protection today

The cruise industry will be in the spotlight again during a hearing in front of the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science & Transportation.

Bioplastics startup plans hiring with new funds

Winter Park-based US Bioplastics uses a process licensed from the University of Florida to create plastic material from paper waste and farm products.

Tupperware second quarter profit sinks

Tupperware Brands Corp. said that its second-quarter profit fell 38 percent from the same period a year ago.

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