April 18, 2019
Florida Business News

Fastest-growing metro in the nation? The Villages

The fastest-growing metro area in the United States is The Villages, the sprawling Central Florida retirement community where the population has ballooned by nearly 38 percent since 2010.

State groups want legislators to continue funding Visit Florida

Groups from around the Sunshine State are sending a message calling for legislators to continue funding the state's tourism agency Visit Florida.

Former foes Uber and Mears partner to offer taxis on the Uber app in Orlando

The changing relationship between former adversaries Uber and taxi companies is taking a major leap into uncharted territory, and Orlando will be the proving ground.

Medical marijuana licenses granted for eight more Florida operators

Florida is adding eight more medical marijuana operators to the 14 businesses currently selling cannabis throughout the state.

CareerSource summer job program seeks workers and employers

With summer coming, CareerSource Tampa Bay this week put out the "Help Wanted" sign — not only for students seeking summer jobs, but also for employers.

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Dania Beach lifeguard retires after 41 years
Dania Beach lifeguard retires after 41 years

If you were winding down a 41-year career, you might be tempted to take it easy on one of the last days at work. Not so for Dania Beach Ocean Rescue lifeguard Peter Fornier.

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