August 22, 2017

Government/Politics & Law

Report: Net Worth of Your Politicians

For the most part, Florida's elected officials suffered through the economic downturn like the rest of us. But some fared better. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2009

Creating Community

Tallahassee Mayor John Marks became president of the Florida League of Cities last month. Here are his views on issues facing Florida communities. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2009

'Cloud Computing' Pays Off for Miami Company

The federal government is embracing 'cloud computing' -- putting reams of data on the web instead of internal servers -- and it’s paying off for Miami-based Terremark Worldwide. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2009

Imagine Barney Frank Barking at You

Be careful with those TARP funds. Read more »
Published on 8/1/2009

Ruth Fleet Thurman Looks Back at 45-Year Career

She became the first woman to serve as an assistant state attorney. Read more »
Published on 8/1/2009

These Workers Saved Government Millions

The Prudential-Davis Productivity Awards. Read more »
Published on 8/1/2009

Transformation of Daytona Beach

With a 10-year goal of creating 10,000 jobs and a cohesive image for Daytona Beach, business leaders are joining forces to transform a 5-by-2-mile area along International Speedway Boulevard between I-4 and State Road A1A. Read more »
Published on 8/1/2009

Laid-Off Attorneys Go It Alone

Miami, Eleni Zarbalas Pantaridis was happy practicing law at Kluger Peretz Kaplan & Berlin. But in February, after nearly two years on the job, she was laid off, and by the end of March the firm itself was gone, too. Read more »
Published on 7/1/2009

There's Much Riding on 2010 Census

Nearly 200,000 Floridians went uncounted last time. Read more »
Published on 7/1/2009

Watchdogs on a Leash

The Legislature beefed up the law governing agency watchdogs, but are they still too vulnerable to political pressure? Read more »
Published on 7/1/2009

Starting Pensacola's New Park Wasn't Easy

Pensacola will break ground this summer on its Community Maritime Park, a $70-million, nearly 32-acre project on the biggest undeveloped parcel of downtown waterfront. Read more »
Published on 7/1/2009

Icon: Bob Martinez

Florida governor, 1987-91; U.S. drug czar, 1991-93, age 74 Read more »
Published on 7/1/2009

We Can't Be Afraid of Big Decisions

Most of the time, however, Big Decisions with long-term impacts — particularly bad ones — aren't just one decision. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2009

The Impact of Cameras in Fla. Courtrooms

Florida Supreme Court Chief Justice Peggy Quince shares her thoughts. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2009

Mapping a Greener Economy

CFO Alex Sink's former deputy chief of staff, Kathy Baughman McLeod, aims to help businesses understand and benefit from efforts to curb carbon emissions. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2009

Harris Corp.'s Newest Contracts, Deals

Melbourne-based Harris Corp. has landed the following contracts. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2009

Broward Aims to Attract More Headquarters

The reason: Headquarters jobs pay on average $80,000 and bring the foot-soldier volunteers who make cultural and community organizations go. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2009

Jailhouse Conversions [Video]

Prisoners at faith- and character-based correctional facilities are less likely to return to prison than other inmates. Watch a video report on why such institutions work.

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Published on 5/1/2009

Legal News Briefs - May 2009

Jeanne L. Seewald, Hahn Loeser & Parks; Neil S. Rollnick, Adorno & Yoss; David A. Holmes, Farr, Farr, Emerich, Hackett, and Carr. Read more »
Published on 5/1/2009

Race for Agriculture Commish Is Crowded Early

Why all the interest? See the players. Read more »
Published on 5/1/2009

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