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October 13, 2015


Partnering to build a road in Southeast Florida

The four-year expansion of I-595 creates three tolled, reversible express lanes that will separate long-distance commuters from more local traffic for the length of the ride. The public-private partnership came through necessity. Read more »
Published on 1/31/2014

Scripps Florida faces another environmental challenge

Scripps Florida's decision to create a campus in Palm Beach Gardens away from its original Mecca Farms site was hailed by environmentalists... Read more »
Published on 1/2/2014

e-Builder - Southeast Florida Business Profile

A deep construction recession and slow recovery would seem to be a bad environment for a company that makes construction management software... Read more »
Published on 12/19/2013

Pembroke Pines' charter system gets a lesson in finances

Pembroke Pines' city-operated charter school system has earned a reputation as the premier city-run charter system in the nation... Read more »
Published on 12/17/2013

Movies-Plus: Merchants go way beyond screening films

Bruce Frank's CineBowl & Grille in Delray Beach features an IMAX theater, bowling, an arcade and two bars. Read more »
Published on 11/19/2013

Business profile: Southeastern Printing

College dropout Don Mader came to Florida in 1991 to work in his cousin's T-shirt company. He was making $5.50 an hour... Read more »
Published on 11/6/2013

Palm Beach County: Commercial real estate market

Office vacancies are down, with Boca Raton doing the best. New office construction is scant. Read more »
Published on 10/31/2013

Broward County: Commercial real estate market

In the office market, lease rates aren't soaring, but concessions are abating. Read more »
Published on 10/31/2013

A sense of closure for Skip Clements

Sit long enough by the river, the proverb goes, and the body of your enemy will float by... Read more »
Published on 10/10/2013

Running the numbers at Dania Jai Alai

Gambling in Florida Read more »
Published on 9/18/2013

Showing patients: Profile of Optima Healthcare Solutions

Today, Optima Healthcare Solutions in Palm City in Martin County specializes in software that integrates clinical, administrative and financial reporting for therapy for 7,000 nursing homes, skilled nursing centers and assisted-living facilities and also for home health. Read more »
Published on 8/13/2013

If the shoe fits: Comfort, safety built into 'Shoes for Crews'

The Stanley and Arna Smith family's “aha!” moment came nearly 30 years ago, as their New York nursing uniform business struggled... Read more »
Published on 7/23/2013


Leslie and Richard Linevsky built their Fort Lauderdale-based Catalogs.com into an 18-employee, $5-million revenue business... Read more »
Published on 7/16/2013

Pompano and Circumstance

On July 1, Bethesda, Md.-based Urgo Hotels and Resorts will open a 219-room, 90-employee hotel on the oceanfront in Pompano Beach... Read more »
Published on 6/14/2013

Old Colorado Inn Hotel

Several years ago, Stuart real estate attorney Steven Vitale invested in some downtown buildings, including one built in 1914 as a hotel... Read more »
Published on 6/3/2013

Jensen Beach Inn

The historic Ricou building gets a fresh start under new owners and longtime Jensen Beach residents Elizabeth and Scott Nugent. Read more »
Published on 5/21/2013

Hedge funds relocate to Southeast Florida

Four hedge funds looking to escape high taxes had relocated from the Northeast to a single building in West Palm Beach. Read more »
Published on 5/15/2013

Southeast Florida

Population and demographic statistics for Southeast Florida; businesses and people to watch. Read more »
Published on 4/3/2013

Summit Learning Services

Entrepreneur Ed Cwieka and public school teacher Jeanee Thompson met in 2006, opened their tutoring business in 2007... Read more »
Published on 3/21/2013

Renaissance Man

As March begins, event producer Bobby Rodriguez casts an eye on the weather for the remaining weekends that his 21st annual Florida Renaissance Festival will run. Read more »
Published on 3/8/2013

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