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November 27, 2015

Mike Vogel

Florida Trend South Florida Editor •

Mike Vogel
Mike Vogel

Mike Vogel has reported and written about business in Florida for more than 20 years. He works from Broward County. He is a graduate of West Virginia University and the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and, prior to joining Florida Trend in 1999, worked for newspapers in southeast Florida, North Carolina, Georgia, Pennsylvania and West Virginia.

Articles by Vogel:

Clearing the waters in the Indian River Lagoon
The CEO of Scotts Miracle-Gro offers to pay for a two-year study.
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Howard Schnellenberger is a Florida 'Icon'
Football coaching legend lives in Boynton Beach; age 80
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Minimum-wage pilots in Florida
The employee stocking the shelf at your local Walmart and the junior first officer co-piloting the regional airline plane you're flying have this in common: Both might not take home $25,000 a year.
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A wing and a payer: Flight schools in Florida
Thousands of student pilots comprise the growing market of internationals who come to Florida and pay big money to learn to fly at one of its 91 FAA-approved collegiate and vocational schools.
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After the state imposed a $7-million funding penalty on Florida Atlantic University earlier this year for not meeting new performance standards, the Boca Raton school shifted its approach to better keep students moving toward a degree.
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Franchising fitness for the masses
In the fitness business, the hunt is always on for the next craze. Fort Lauderdale-based Orangetheorgy tries to carve out a niche among fitness clubs in Florida.
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Kick Starter: Aaron Davidson re-establishes pro soccer in Florida
Almost single-handedly, Aaron Davidson re-established pro soccer in Florida with his media company, Traffic Sports.
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Standing Out: $1-billion to build Metropica in Sunrise
The proposed 65-acre Metropica in Sunrise includes eight condo towers.
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Floridians' health
How do we stack up against U.S. averages?
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Community banks, hard put to earn profits on their traditional lending, are finding new sources of revenue.
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