April 19, 2015

Northeast

Hitting the Books

High school graduation rates for select northeast Florida counties for the 2004-05 school year. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2006

Bridging the Divide

In a region where seemingly all major roads lead to Jacksonville, the Shands Bridge is something of an exception -- a narrow, two-lane span across the St. Johns River that joins Clay and St. Johns counties. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2006

Northeast Florida Business Briefs - Dec. 2005

Clay County, Jacksonville, Nassau County, Ocala, Orange Park, St. Johns County. Read more »
Published on 12/1/2005

Peyton's About-Face

In a stunning reversal, Mayor John Peyton bowed to neighborhood pressure and declared Cecil Field will not be reopened as a Navy air base. Read more »
Published on 12/1/2005

Rebuilding Credibility

Ron Barton has a tough job. The agency he was recently hired to lead, the Jacksonville Economic Development Commission, may be the most controversial institution in the city. Read more »
Published on 12/1/2005

Northeast Florida In the News - Nov. 2005

News from Gainesville, Hamilton County, Jacksonville, St. Johns County Read more »
Published on 11/1/2005

River Trouble

Back in July, 45-year-old Candace Scott decided to join friends for an afternoon Jet Ski across the St. Johns River. Four days later, she was dead -- her life ended by flesh-eating bacteria. Read more »
Published on 11/1/2005

Northeast Florida In the News - Oct. 2005

News from Alachua, Clay County, Gainesville, Jacksonville, Jacksonville Beach, Nassau County. Read more »
Published on 10/1/2005

Northeast Florida In the News - Sept. 2005

News from Alachua, Alachua County, Archer, Gainesville, Jacksonville, Lake City, Orange Park, Ponte Vedra Beach. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2005

Quiet Influence

Despite spending 12 years building the second-largest public health department in Florida, Duval County Health Department Director Dr. Jeffrey Goldhagen was little-known outside local civic circles. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2005

Redevelopment Deal

A long-awaited deal between city officials and the owner of The Jacksonville Landing over redevelopment and expansion of the riverfront entertainment complex appears near completion. Read more »
Published on 8/1/2005

Northeast Florida Business Briefs - Aug. 2005

Alachua County, Clay County, Gainesville, Hawthorne, Jacksonville, Keystone Heights, Marineland, Nassau County, Neptune Beach, St. Augustine, St. Johns County. Read more »
Published on 8/1/2005

Resurgence

Just two years ago, it was as impossible to catch a movie in downtown Orlando as it was for a downtown worker in St. Petersburg to go grocery shopping on her lunch break. Today, in those cities and others across Florida the downtown has infrastructure of Read more »
Published on 8/1/2005

Involuntary Servitude

The "company store" model is still a fixture at many northeast Florida farms, say workers advocates. Read more »
Published on 8/1/2005

Central Florida In the News - July 2005

News from Alachua County, Baker County, Clay County, Fernandina Beach, Gainesville, Jacksonville, Mayport, Palatka, St. Augustine. Read more »
Published on 7/1/2005

Could Be Better

A large vacant lot at the corner of Clay and Monroe streets has become a metaphor for the present state of the Better Jacksonville Plan. Read more »
Published on 7/1/2005

Northeast Florida Business Briefs - June 2005

Archer, Clay County, Fernandina Beach, Gainesville, Jacksonville, Read more »
Published on 6/1/2005

Dumping Grounds

In a county that has seen its share of scandal, the discovery of illegal dumping on a massive scale at numerous Clay County "borrow" pits has sent shock waves through the community. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2005

Northeast In the News - May 2005

News of Alachua County, Callahan, Clay County, Gainesville, Jacksonville, Orange Park, Ponte Vedra Beach, Putnam County, St. Johns County. Read more »
Published on 5/1/2005

Railroad Ties

In south Jacksonville,, the recent opening of the state-of-the-art Baptist Medical Center South represents a window into the changing face of northeast Florida. Read more »
Published on 5/1/2005

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