October 19, 2021

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UCF's new president Alexander Cartwright

A native of the Bahamas, Alexander Cartwright was the first in his family to go to college. Read more »
Published on 5/27/2020

ECOncrete requires less energy to make and promotes healthy marine life

ECOncrete features 3-D textured surfaces that mimic natural reefs and promote the growth of oysters, corals and other healthy marine life Read more »
Published on 5/27/2020

The Motwani family business's rise from motels to luxury hotels and condos

The Motwani family's first venture in Florida landed them in a fix — but ultimately on a trajectory they've ridden from mom-and-pop motels to luxury hotel and condo towers. Read more »
Published on 5/27/2020

How Southwest Florida businesses are coping during the coronavirus pandemic

3 Daughters Brewing CEO Mike Harting was an early voice in calling on the government to focus its stimulus efforts on small businesses Read more »
Published on 5/27/2020

Villa Del Ray Golf Course makes way for homes

13th Floor Homes is planning 436 residences at the old Villa Del Ray Golf Course in Delray Beach. Read more »
Published on 5/27/2020

UCF/Valencia's downtown campus: Universities as community economic engines

Orlando's new UCF/Valencia downtown campus is at the leading edge of a trend that's seen universities position themselves as economic engines for their communities. Read more »
Published on 5/27/2020

Gulf Power inspects power lines with new drone program

Operators will maneuver the drones, which are equipped with both infrared and regular cameras, along major transmission... Read more »
Published on 5/27/2020

RGF creates sustainability through cleanliness

RGF makes more than 500 products to clean air, water and food, but COVID-19 is keeping it busy at the moment. Read more »
Published on 5/27/2020

Remote learning in Miami-Dade County

Miami-Dade County officials say they were able to quickly transition to remote learning largely because of a $1.2-billion bond referendum... Read more »
Published on 5/27/2020

Hard Rock Stadium's CEO pledges to reduce 100% of single-use plastics by 2022

Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens to replace nearly all single-use plastics in concessions with more eco-friendly alternatives... Read more »
Published on 5/27/2020

USF's new president Steve Currall

In 1997, Steven Currall read a Fortune magazine article about the role that Stanford University played in creating Silicon Valley. Read more »
Published on 5/27/2020

Todd Roberts invents a pen sanitization device: the CleanBlock

Todd Roberts was at a doctor's appointment in 2011 when the receptionist handed him a pen that a coughing patient had just used. Read more »
Published on 5/27/2020

Ed Massey is a Florida Icon

Ed Massey talks about his 32 years leading one of the state's top colleges. Read more »
Published on 5/27/2020

North Florida Green Chamber makes going green easy for members

Operational for just over a year, the North Florida Green Chamber has a mission to make it “cool and convenient” to be green. Read more »
Published on 5/27/2020

Kalera's hydroponic ‘Green' lettuce is a hit

Kalera's hydroponic lettuce farm makes growing predictable and sustainable. Read more »
Published on 5/27/2020

How Florida businesses are responding to employees during the COVID-19 crisis

Some employers acted strategically to keep their employees engaged; others seem to have been worried more about the bottom line. Read more »
Published on 5/27/2020

Dam(n)

The saga of the Rodman Dam will enter its 50th year in a few months. Read more »
Published on 5/27/2020

Adapting to Change

I have been impressed with how well our staff has acclimated to the current work-from-home environment. Read more »
Published on 5/27/2020

UF Health's department of anesthesiology develops N95 mask alternative

In response to a shortage of N95 protective masks, UF Health's department of anesthesiology has developed an alternative... Read more »
Published on 5/27/2020

Thad Seymour: UCF's steady hand

UCF's interim President Thad Seymour steered the school through a series of crises before making way for its new president. Read more »
Published on 5/27/2020

A makeover for Port Canaveral

Port Canaveral has evolved from a small fishing and oil port to the second-largest cruise port in the world — and it's getting bigger. Read more »
Published on 4/27/2020

Black Angels Miami helps African-Americans become angel investors

Black Angels Miami aims to boost minority entrepreneur participation by helping affluent African-Americans and other minorities become angel investors. Read more »
Published on 4/27/2020

COVID-19's impact on Florida's manufacturing sector

Until the coronavirus outbreak, Florida's manufacturing sector was booming, growing both in jobs and productivity. Read more »
Published on 4/27/2020

Judy Genshaft is a Florida Icon

Former president, University of South Florida, Tampa; age 72 Read more »
Published on 4/27/2020

Orlando's mayor: Buddy Dyer

During his 17 years in office, Mayor Buddy Dyer has transformed downtown Orlando and led the city through some of its darkest hours... Read more »
Published on 4/27/2020

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Spook Hill: Central Florida’s legendary road
Spook Hill: Central Florida’s legendary road

In Lake Wales, the gravity hill is an optical illusion where cars appear to roll up the spooky hill. The attraction is adjacent to Spook Hill Elementary School, which adopted Casper The Friendly Ghost as their school mascot. Spook Hill was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2019.

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