October 1, 2016
Florida Business News

Florida most vulnerable to hurricanes in October

As the northern hemisphere turns from the sun’s summer abundance and the atmosphere slips toward winter, Florida’s unique place on the globe makes it a key target for hurricanes.

Why Florida’s Latino kids read better than California’s

Florida has the highest share of Latino eighth graders who were proficient readers, according to a new study.

Gainesville Regional Airport runway rehabilitation wins award

The rehabilitation of Gainesville Regional Airport’s (GNV) secondary runway is garnering accolades, including State Project of the Year.

Disney World's Yacht and Beach Club plans convention space expansion

Walt Disney World's Yacht & Beach Club Resort plans to expand its convention space with an additional 25,000 square feet.

New Sarasota career center called a model for the nation

The Shapiro Career Resource Center targets youth in grades 10 through 12 who may not have begun thinking about careers after secondary education.

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Bird's-eye view of JAXPORT's 100 gauge cranes arriving
Bird's-eye view of JAXPORT's 100 gauge cranes arriving

JAXPORT’s ongoing investment in building the port of the future was on display as three state-of-the-art 100-gauge electric container cranes cruised in on the St. Johns River. 

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