August 19, 2022
Florida Business News

Are shoppers starting to pull back as Florida’s cost of living rises?

From soaring rents and housing costs to double-digit inflation, Florida's consumers are shifting their spending. The pressures of inflation and supply chain imbalances are hitting businesses too.

With U.S. travel ban lifted, Southwest Florida is seeing more international visitors

Foreign visitors aren't exactly flocking to Southwest Florida. The region, however, is seeing more of them, with the easing of COVID-related travel restrictions in the United States late last year.

Hurricane center raises tropical wave’s odds of development higher

A tropical wave in Central America continues to have its odds of becoming the next tropical storm increase, according to the National Hurricane Center’s Thursday update.

JetBlue, which wants to close a deal to buy Spirit Airlines, cutting 12 routes from Fort Lauderdale airport

JetBlue Airways is cutting 37 routes from its airline service network, including 12 from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.

Sticker shock: JEA customers' electric bills keep rising at a rapid clip.

The cost of gas at the pump is falling, but the fuel charge on JEA electric bills keeps going up. The two trendlines show the complex state of the worldwide energy industry.

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