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North Central

Miami-Dade County

Perhaps more than any other community in Florida, Miami-Dade -- its business, and cultural base, its politics, its community dynamics, its perception elsewhere, its 'feel' -- is defined by demography. Read more »
Published on 2/1/2009

Agriculture 2009

Agriculture is well-positioned for growth in the year ahead. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2009

Event: Winslow Homer in America

Trapping in the Adirondacks, wood engraving by Winslow Homer Ocala’s Appleton Museum of Art features “Winslow Homer in America” through Jan. 18, with 142 wood engravings by the celebrated 19th-century... Read more »
Published on 1/1/2009

Play: Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)

The Reduced Shakespeare
Company presents “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged)[revised]” at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County through Jan. 18. Read more »
Published on 12/1/2008

North Central: Timing is Key

Growing companies see new opportunities in "just right" North Central locations. Read more »
Published on 9/24/2008

Icon: Harris Mullen

Harris Mullen founded Florida Trend in 1958 and ran it for 22 years before selling it to the St. Petersburg Times. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2008

Attorneys in the News - July 2008

Florida Supreme Court Justice Kenneth B. Bell; State Rep. Joseph Gibbons; George LeMieux, Hugh W. Bill Perry; Don Beuttenmuller; Loretta Comiskey O'Keefe Read more »
Published on 7/1/2008

Central Florida Players - July 2008

Jeff Fuqua, Greater Orlando Aviation Authority; Tom Lang, Kissimmee Convention & Visitors Read more »
Published on 7/1/2008

Florida's Favorite Boating Places

A look at Apalachicola, Carrabelle, Doctors Lake, Big Pine Lake, Fernandina Beach and Goodland. Read more »
Published on 7/1/2008

New Orlando Arena Pushes Limits of Eminent Domain Law

The new statute came just in time for one family —and nearly derailed a major development project in downtown Orlando. Read more »
Published on 6/1/2008

One Last Big Push for Phosphate Mining

South-central Florida's landscape will be shaped in large part by a company many residents have never heard of. Mosaic is the only big player left in Florida's phosphate industry, and it controls more than 300,000 acres. Read more »
Published on 5/1/2008

Phosphate Mining 101

Phosphate mining is big business in Florida. Our interactive presentation highlights how phosphate mining works -- from deep in the ground to the distribution of fertilizer. Read more »
Published on 5/1/2008

Quote of the Day

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Published on 4/18/2008

Video: Babcock Ranch Tour

The vintage Florida way of life meets development at the Babcock Ranch. Read more »
Published on 4/1/2008

Quiz: That Submarine Travel Idea Didn't Pan Out

As part of its 10th anniversary issue in 1968, Florida Trend made a number of predictions about the state’s future. How did we do — and how will you do on some related questions you can use to test your Florida Business IQ? Read more »
Published on 4/1/2008

Data: North Central Fla. 2008

Population, income and job statistics. Read more »
Published on 4/1/2008

NORTH CENTRAL: Preparing for the Future

"Local hospitals and manufacturers find if difficult to attract others to come on down when housing is losing its affordability." Read more »
Published on 4/1/2008

New Pub's Roots

A few American brewpubs, notably the Tampa Bay Brewing Co., have chefs who put craft in food to match the beer (and beers in vinaigrettes, pizza crust and ice cream). Read more »
Published on 3/1/2008

Real Estate Projects - March 2008

Nocatee Town Center, Jacksonville's PARC Group; CNL Commercial Real Estate - Tampa Read more »
Published on 3/1/2008

Central Florida Business Briefs - Feb. 2008

US Airways; Embry-Riddle University; Zero Gravity Corp.; Rockwell Collins; Orange County Convention Center; Orlando International Airport; URS Corp.; Buena Vista Land Co.; Universal Parks; Darden; Intellitec Products; Rollins College Read more »
Published on 2/1/2008

Central Beef Had 'Willful Disregard'

The state's biggest slaughterhouse operator polluted neighbors' land for nearly a decade. Why did it take the state so long to stop him? Read more »
Published on 2/1/2008

A Resurgence in Unions?

A University of Florida historian who specializes in race and labor in America predicts “a rebirth of organized labor in the nation” if a Democratic president is elected this year and if legislation pending in Congress passes to make union rec Read more »
Published on 2/1/2008

Northeast Business Briefs - Feb. 2008

AxoGen; Clay County Governors Park; Bob Graham Center; ICS Logistics; Jacksonville International Airport; University of North Florida; Firehouse Subs; T2 Labs; Lake City Community College; Regency Centers Read more »
Published on 2/1/2008

Multimedia: History Worth Pursuing

Rare Florida and Spanish New World historical artifacts -- even a George Washington diary -- from Miami's Jay Kislak are now housed at the Library of Congress and is worth a reported $100 million. See this collection and hear the story behind it. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2008

Florida Business News

Florida Trend Video Pick

Boeing successfully launched its multi-billion dollar Starliner space capsule from the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral Thursday evening.

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