October 5, 2022
Florida Business News

Florida search operation redoubled as death toll tops 100

Search-and-rescue teams in Florida doubled back to examine tens of thousands of homes and businesses after an initial sweep through areas ravaged by Hurricane Ian, as the death toll from one of America’s fiercest storms on record topped 100.

Businesses impacted by Hurricane Ian being urged to complete damage assessment

The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity and the State Emergency Response Team have activated the business damage assessment survey in response to Hurricane Ian.

Need to fix your home after Hurricane Ian? Contractor red flags to watch in Florida

Many Floridians will need to rebuild homes and businesses. That means people will need to be on alert for scammers and contractors who aren’t qualified to fix their homes.

Federal judge rejects challenge to Florida ‘don't say gay' law for school instruction

A federal judge has rejected — at least for now — a lawsuit challenging a controversial new law that restricts instruction on gender identity and sexual orientation in public schools.

Sarasota restaurant partners with José Andrés' World Central Kitchen for Hurricane Ian aid

One of Sarasota's best-known restaurants has teamed up with an internationally renowned nonprofit founded by a celebrity chef to help feed those in need in Southwest Florida following Hurricane Ian's devastation.

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Miami students teach South Florida kids scuba diving and sailing in the British Virgin Islands
Miami students teach South Florida kids scuba diving and sailing in the British Virgin Islands

University of Miami students teach South Florida kids scuba diving and sailing in the British Virgin Islands during the summer of 2022.

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