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October 22, 2018
Florida Business News

Could Hurricane Michael extinguish Apalachicola's struggling oyster industry?

In the past decade, the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, over-harvesting and a battle for fresh water with Atlanta have reduced the once-booming oyster industry to a shell of its former self.

Virgin Atlantic flight from Orlando is the first-ever to run on synthetic fuel

A Virgin Atlantic Boeing 747 took off from Orlando bound for London earlier this month, powered by synthetic jet fuel.

Pasco to promote itself as Florida's Sports Coast

Pasco County plans to secede from the Nature Coast. It no longer will be only natural, either.

Florida must find a ‘happy medium’ on the minimum wage, influencers say

Florida needs to set a higher minimum wage to help workers struggling to make ends meet, according to a panel of the state’s leading voices.

Activist calls for Bloomin’ Brands to shrink, appoint chairman

Barington Capital Group reiterated its demands for changes at Bloomin’ Brands Inc., the owner of Outback Steakhouse, including spinning off smaller restaurant brands and appointing an independent chairman

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F1 Showcase arrived in Miami this weekend
F1 Showcase arrived in Miami this weekend

The F1 Showcase in Miami blended the unique thrills of F1 racing with the culture of Miami on Sunday, October 21, 2018.

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