October 2021 Contents

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Crime in Florida continued to fall during the pandemic and is the lowest it's been in decades.

Law Enforcement
New Tools of the Trade...

Crime is on the way to becoming the 'lingua franca' of commerce, says Andrea O'Sullivan.

Spanish TV
TV, en Espanol

Spanish-language TV — much of it produced in Miami — has become a battleground as the competitive landscape shifts toward streaming and on-demand viewing.

Economic Backbone

Breast Cancer
Positioned for Success

AlignRT takes a patient's movements into account to make sure radiation goes only where it's supposed to.

An Advocate for Patients

Non-profit Libby's Legacy 'battles the red tape' on behalf of patients and their families.

Easy, Early Detection

Celbrea TMD is designed to be used at home as part of a self-care routine.

Easing Anxieties

A Tallahassee breast clinic takes measures to improve a patient's experience.

Trying on Genes

UF Health wants to make genetic screening routine.


Up Front
Planning for the New Year

I think we can all agree the Zoom experience is just not the same as being able to engage face-to-face.

Paul Leone

"I say this to ... young people who ask me the secret to success ... 'Be nice and work hard.'"

Editor's Page

The disconnect between data — empirical facts — and perceptions plays out across a wide range of issues.

Economic Development



The pandemic has sparked a boom in business relocations to South Florida and other parts of the state. Economic developers don't see a letup any time soon.

The Regions

Region-by-region roundup and stats.

Fast-Growing Florida Companies

A sampler of companies honored by GrowFL as a Company to Watch.

Brave New World

Anna Lindow's mental health care company fulfills a passion and a need.

Community Portrait

Greater Fort Lauderdale
Investing in Tomorrow

The Fort Lauderdale area combines big-city business with small-town appeal.

Around the State

The Price of Spice

Scientists hope to make vanilla a cash crop in Florida.

Changing the Routine

In the pandemic, gym equipment supplier Fitnessmith pivoted to the home market.

Air of Superiority

Energy Harness is gaining attention for its Active Airflow UV-C fixture.

To the Moon and Beyond

NASA manager Jenny Lyons outlines the space agency's goals for deep space.

Meeting the Demand

UNF to create and operate the Crowley Center for Transportation and Logistics.

Special Effects

Chaos Audio's Status gives guitar players sound options.

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Florida Trend Video Pick

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Giant domino line of cereal boxes falls to celebrate Cereal for Summer Drive

About one thousand cereal boxes were lined up by Achieva Credit Union employees in honor of the donations.

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