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Floridian of the Year

Trevor Burgess - Wage Champion

C1 Bank's CEO set the tone on a living wage policy. Read more »
Published on 12/26/2014

The Mormon Church - Land Lord

The Mormon Church became Florida's largest private landowner in 2014, now owning more than 670,000 acres. Read more »
Published on 12/26/2014

John Morgan - Impact Player

The attorney left his stamp on Florida in 2014 by supporting Charlie Crist and marijuana. Read more »
Published on 12/26/2014

Miami - 'The Most Exciting City in the World'

The city of Miami was at the forefront of every trend in 2014. Read more »
Published on 12/26/2014

Florida's Fallen Soldiers

Three American soldiers from Florida died serving their country in 2014. Read more »
Published on 12/26/2014

Gov. Rick Scott - Outside In

Scott became just the second two-term GOP governor in Florida history. Read more »
Published on 12/26/2014

Pat Geraghty, Florida Blue CEO, is Floridian of the Year

Florida Blue CEO Pat Geraghty has staked out a leadership position that is putting his insurance company — and Florida — at the forefront of health care trends. Read more »
Published on 1/2/2014

Falcon 9 Rocket

Commercial launches are helping the Space Coast recover from the loss of the shuttle program. Read more »
Published on 12/26/2012

Gun Owners

At the end of December 2012, Florida passed the 1 million mark in issuing permits for concealed weapons, becoming the first state in the nation to do to. The number rose dramatically at the end of 2012, in response to the shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newton, Conn. (This story went to press before that event.) Read more »
Published on 12/26/2012

Jonathan Hage

Jonathan Hage has been selected as Florida Trend's Floridian of the Year. Hage parlayed his experience as an education policy wonk into one of the fastest-growing for-profit charter school management companies in the nation. Read more »
Published on 12/26/2012

Northwest Florida Newsmakers

Quint Studer, BP, Jim Murdaugh and Navy Federal Credit Union Read more »
Published on 12/26/2012

Northeast Florida Newsmakers

Shahid Kahn, Ted Yoho and EverBank Read more »
Published on 12/26/2012

Southeast Florida Newsmakers

John Textor, Robert Runcie and Joe Rooney Read more »
Published on 12/26/2012

Miami Newsmakers

Marco Rubio, Carlos Migoya, Michael Swerdlow, Philip Frost, Jorge Perez and P. Michael Reininger Read more »
Published on 12/26/2012

Southwest Florida Newsmakers

Al Austin, Stephen Klasko, Progress Energy, Mystery Monkey and Jill Kelley Read more »
Published on 12/26/2012

Team USA

Florida was well represented at the 2012 Olympics in London, where 29 Florida athletes competed and brought home nine gold, four silver and two bronze medals. Read more »
Published on 12/26/2012

Florida's Fallen Soldiers

American soldiers from Florida who died serving their country in 2012. Read more »
Published on 12/26/2012

State College Presidents

Florida has more top-performing community colleges than any other state. Read more »
Published on 12/26/2012


The state-run insurer brought some problems on itself. Read more »
Published on 12/26/2012

The Tourist

Visitor spending kept things from getting worse in Florida. Read more »
Published on 12/26/2012

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What They Do at the UF Space Plants Lab
What They Do at the UF Space Plants Lab

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