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April 20, 2019

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Smokeout: Alachua County bans tobacco sales to anyone under 21

Three years ago, anti-tobacco groups launched a national campaign to raise the legal age for buying tobacco from 18 to 21... Read more »
Published on 3/27/2019

Former Navy land is Escambia's “field of dreams”

After years of negotiations with the U.S. Navy, Escambia County took ownership... Read more »
Published on 3/27/2019

Blue Ribbon: FAU's high school is becoming a nationwide model

Under President John Kelly, who arrived at Florida Atlantic University in 2014, the university's in-house high school in Boca Raton has grown... Read more »
Published on 3/27/2019

Miami-Dade Economic Assessment

FIU's Miami Urban Future Initiative examined metro Miami's ability to attract and grow major companies after the Amazon HQ2 competition. Read more »
Published on 3/27/2019

Florida doctors' working lives and outlook

Here's hoping you don't need a happy doctor to have a good doctor. Read more »
Published on 3/27/2019

Florida physician workforce profiles

Take a closer look at the demographics making up the 82,939 physicians with active licenses who practice in the state of Florida. Read more »
Published on 3/27/2019

Florida urban real estate and gentrification

Around Florida, distinctive neighborhoods are prospering - but economic success brings challenges to the neighborhoods' character. Read more »
Published on 3/27/2019

Innovation Partner: Florida hopes to capitalize on Israeli business success.

According to the 2019 Bloomberg Innovation Index, Israel has the fifth-most innovative economy in the world... Read more »
Published on 3/27/2019

Florida's student-managed investment funds ...

A sample of Florida university programs geared to help students manage their investments Read more »
Published on 3/27/2019

University wealth management programs in Florida

In a classroom at Stetson University, computer screens stream real-time financial data as students in the school's Roland George Investments Program come and go... Read more »
Published on 3/27/2019

A New Home: Floating Bungalows builds houses for unconventional dreamers

In 2016, Cynthia and Warren Billings started building a floating bungalow to live in... Read more »
Published on 3/27/2019

Where are Florida's top chefs from?

Not every chef hails from New York. Get a taste of the talent that has come our way from overlooked corners of the dining map. Read more »
Published on 3/27/2019

Federal hospital ratings in Florida

Florida hospitals don't do well in ratings from the federal government. Read more »
Published on 3/27/2019

Health care hubs-and-spoke models

Move less complicated treatments closer to a patient's home. Turn 'hub' hospitals into specialized care centers. The goal: Efficiency. Read more »
Published on 3/27/2019

The shift in health care toward bigger systems, bigger profits

Hospitals' cumulative operating margin jumps from 5.4% to 9.2% in three years. Read more »
Published on 3/27/2019

Health care integration and control

Unsustainable health costs are driving a massive consolidation of providers and a shift in focus... Read more »
Published on 3/27/2019

Showing appreciation for our Florida Trend team

Whenever I wonder how we as an organization accomplish all that we do, all I have to do is walk outside of my office door to instantly get my answer. Read more »
Published on 3/27/2019

Up on the levies

2018 voting put to rest the notion that Florida is dominated by cranky anti-tax retirees Read more »
Published on 3/27/2019

Florida retailers use ‘dark store' argument to save on property assessments, tax bills

Businesses of all kinds routinely challenge their property assessments in hopes of shaving even small amounts from their tax bills. Read more »
Published on 3/27/2019

Florida Icon: Former HSN pitchman Bob Circosta

First on-air host at the Home Shopping Club — later the Home Shopping Network — entrepreneur, Clearwater; age 69 Read more »
Published on 3/27/2019

Buying Obamacare health insurance in Florida

Florida Trend sought to find out how much a lower-middle income person could expect to pay for Obamacare coverage in 2019. Read more »
Published on 3/27/2019

Impact of the Affordable Care Act on uninsured Floridians

Obamacare subsidies have taken thousands off the uninsured rolls. Read more »
Published on 3/27/2019

Online transparency in hospital procedure costs

State law requires hospitals to list prices online, but good luck figuring out what a procedure will cost. Read more »
Published on 3/27/2019

Knight Foundation increases investment in Miami's arts groups

The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation has upped its stake in Miami-Dade's arts community, announcing a $37-million investment. Read more »
Published on 2/25/2019

Golden opportunity: Mom-and-pop Florida dog breeders

As governments restrict sales of commercially bred puppies, a cottage industry of mom-and-pop dog breeders has emerged to meet the demand. Read more »
Published on 2/25/2019

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