NAVIGATION

April 29, 2016

Northeast

All cylinders: St. Johns grows its base beyond tourism

The historic sites of St. Augustine and the golf resorts of Ponte Vedra Beach make tourism a driving force in the St. Johns County economy. Read more »
Published on 4/27/2016

TaboLap makes work on the go easier

Lien Hoang has created TaboLap, a dual-function laptop bag Read more »
Published on 2/26/2016

College credit: FaverGray capitalizes on student housing boom

FaverGray of Jacksonville Beach is cashing in on the boom in student housing across the country. The firm has completed 15 student housing projects representing more than 3.8 million square feet, $239 million in investment and 8,639 beds. Read more »
Published on 1/27/2016

Soft skills: The softer side of 3-D printing

Thomas Angelini has found a way for the printers to make soft, pliable objects. Read more »
Published on 12/28/2015

The teledoctor is in at Crowley Maritime

Crowley Maritime has become the first northeast Florida company to make a telemedicine kiosk available to its employees. Read more »
Published on 11/24/2015

Role models as a tool against crime

A Jacksonville school program hopes mentors can help curtail violence. Read more »
Published on 10/28/2015

Hands on: Jacksonville's Mayor Lenny Curry gets to work

Early in his administration, rookie Republican Mayor Lenny Curry is diving into a nest of major issues facing Jacksonville, from dredging the St. Johns River to developing the city's riverfront Shipyards property. Read more »
Published on 9/28/2015

Replenishing housing inventory in northeast Florida

A low inventory of homes is prompting a flurry of home building, especially along the beaches. Read more »
Published on 8/27/2015

New-fueled: North Florida reduces its petroleum consumption

A new report has documented dramatic growth in the use of alternative fuels by governments and businesses on the roads, on ships and by rail. Read more »
Published on 7/24/2015

Still giving: The DuPont fund steps up its support efforts

While the national sank into an economic recession, the Jessie Ball DuPont Fund stepped up its support in the communities of northeast Florida. Read more »
Published on 6/26/2015

BCR Environmental

BCR Environmental, based in Jacksonville, has developed two new technologies to convert human waste to recycled usable materials suitable for land applications. Read more »
Published on 6/25/2015

National winners: Santa Fe College wins the Aspen Prize

Santa Fe College beat out 1,123 community colleges from around the country to claim the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence. Read more »
Published on 5/27/2015

Dam issues: Challenges for the Rodman Reservoir

An effort to destroy the dam that created Rodman Reservoir is pitting Putnam County residents against an unlikely alliance that includes the JAX Chamber, JaxPort and the St. Johns Riverkeeper. Read more »
Published on 4/28/2015

‘Real traction' for the economy in Northeast Florida

Plans to develop the long-vacant Jacksonville Electric Authority plant site and the shipyards property are moving along... Read more »
Published on 3/25/2015

Fixer-upper: The Mathews Bridge in Jacksonville is repaired

Quick work by the Florida Department of Transportation, HNTB, engineering designer RS&H and Superior Construction kept Mathews Bridge from plunging 153 feet into the St. Johns River. Read more »
Published on 2/26/2015

Fired up: Datil Dew Pepper Products sells liquid fire

Bates and his wife started Datil Dew Pepper Products in 1992... Read more »
Published on 1/28/2015

Changing the landscape in downtown Jacksonville

Two downtown projects could give Jacksonville a new look. Read more »
Published on 12/26/2014

The wrath of Khan: Jaguars owner Shad Khan withdraws support for business incubator

Jacksonville entrepreneur Elton Rivas, founder of KYN, a business incubator meant to help winners of the One Spark crowdsourcing festival, has drawn the wrath of billionaire Shad Khan. Read more »
Published on 11/26/2014

Hemming and hawing: Jacksonville revives Hemming Plaza

Hemming Plaza, a 1½-acre park in downtown Jacksonville, survived the great fire of 1901, mob attacks on civil rights demonstrators, an invasion of starlings and urban blight. Read more »
Published on 10/28/2014

Jacksonville Mayor Alvin Brown facing political backlash

Jacksonville Mayor Alvin Brown's former supporters are now on his opponent's side. Read more »
Published on 9/26/2014

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