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September 20, 2018
Florida Business News

New outbreak of Red Tide shows up in Northwest Florida

The toxic algae bloom that has killed tons of marine life and driven tourists away from Southwest Florida has reached parts of the panhandle.

Lake Nona is adding more retail and entertainment. Will it be enough to bring people there?

Orlando’s rapidly growing master-planned community is hurtling toward a new phase of its evolution.

Pinellas County strikes bed tax deal with VRBO, HomeAway and other AirBnb competitors

The Pinellas County Tax Collector’s Office will start collecting bed tax dollars from a slew of home rental apps that operate similarly to AirBnb starting Oct. 1.

North Miami’s Chinatown works on incubator linkup

North Miami’s Chinatown is working on a collaboration among the city, Trinity Church and the business school at Johnson & Wales University.

Total Central Florida hotel rooms surpass 127,000 for first time

The greater Orlando area, which includes the areas around Sanford, Orlando and Kissimmee, is home to a record 127,070 hotel rooms in the region.

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