August 19, 2022

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Southwest Florida's economic forecast for 2021

Regional business leaders talk about the outlook for the year ahead, plus demographics and statistics Read more »
Published on 12/30/2020

Bayfront Hospital's new owner and president

Under the majority ownership of Tennessee-based Community Health Systems over the last six years, St. Petersburg's Bayfront Hospital saw layoffs... Read more »
Published on 11/25/2020

Florida cities experiment with underground waste containers

Three years ago, Kissimmee installed its first underground waste containers behind city hall. Read more »
Published on 11/25/2020

Miami-based Neocis develops robot-assisted dental surgery

Miami-based Neocis is using $72 million in new funding to market and develop additional applications for its robotic dental surgery assistant, Yomi. Read more »
Published on 11/25/2020

SA Company/Alpha Defense Gear donates 30,000 products during pandemic

Thomas DeSernia was studying to be a dentist when he conceived a gimbal cover to keep fishing ... Read more »
Published on 11/25/2020

Florida police departments review policies, procedures and training

The killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis has prompted police departments around Florida to review their policies, procedures and training. Read more »
Published on 11/25/2020

Florida Icon: Richard Lapchick

Director of the DeVos Sport Business Management program at UCF, Orlando; age 75 Read more »
Published on 11/25/2020

Floridian of the Year: Florida's non-profit sector during the pandemic

Fred Rogers said his mother told him that in times of trouble and despair to “look for the helpers.” Read more »
Published on 11/25/2020

Settin' the Woods on Fire

It didn't generate big headlines, but an important organization has relocated its headquarters in Tallahassee. Read more »
Published on 11/25/2020

Rising to the occasion

We are about to turn the page on 2020, and I think I can speak for all of us when I say that 2021 cannot come fast enough. Read more »
Published on 11/25/2020

Skyborne and Gulf Coast State College team up for disaster technology center

Franklin County-based Skyborne Technologies has begun testing an aircraft that acts as a “mothership” that can deploy multiple drones from a single location. Read more »
Published on 11/25/2020

Northeast Florida COVID-19 update

Outlaw Masks, started by Jacksonville entrepreneurs Carlos Gil and Reggie Williams... Read more »
Published on 11/25/2020

State College of Florida Manatee-Sarasota converts former library into Center for Advanced Technology & Innovation

State College of Florida Manatee-Sarasota is working with local companies and economic developers to address workforce needs in the tech sector. Read more »
Published on 11/25/2020

Historic investment in Baptist Health Care campus

The 50-acre site, the largest single investment in a life sciences facility in Northwest Florida history, is central to Pensacola's growing metro area and located along the I-110 corridor. Read more »
Published on 11/25/2020

Publix opened13th in-hospital pharmacy in Florida

Publix in September opened its 13th in-hospital pharmacy in Florida with a branch in the Anderson Family Cancer Institute at Jupiter Medical Center in Jupiter. Read more »
Published on 11/25/2020

Orlando Health, Advent Health step up investments in orthopedics

With a projected surge in joint replacements and other orthopedic surgeries among aging Baby Boomers over the next decade... Read more »
Published on 11/25/2020

Advancements in COVID treatment

Miami-based Jackson Health System has opened a portable triage unit to isolate and treat COVID-19 patients. Read more »
Published on 11/25/2020

Northeast Florida Hospital Boom

St. Johns County, the fastest-growing in Northeast Florida, has seen its population increase by nearly 40% to an estimated 264,672. Read more »
Published on 11/25/2020

Stein Mart was on the ropes, and the pandemic finished it off

From the seed of a store his grandfather opened in 1908 in Mississippi, Jay Stein built Stein Mart — headquartered in Jacksonville — into a company that until this year numbered 281 stores, $1.2 billion in annual revenue and 9,000 employees. Read more »
Published on 11/25/2020

Karmen Keup, UBS

‘I am in no way, shape or form a wallflower.' Read more »
Published on 10/28/2020

Inez Long, Black Business Investment Fund of Central Florida

Helping 'as many small, minority and underserved businesses as possible.' Read more »
Published on 10/28/2020

Katie Yeutter, Florida Chamber of Commerce

The chamber's No. 2 executive plays a key role during the pandemic. Read more »
Published on 10/28/2020

Marlene Santos, Gulf Power

Managing through crisis comes with the territory. Read more »
Published on 10/28/2020

Cammy Abernathy, UF

UF's engineering dean touts the advantages of a diverse student body. Read more »
Published on 10/28/2020

Christina “Cina” Welch, FCCI

Rebuilding confidence after an abrupt leadership transition. Read more »
Published on 10/28/2020

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Video of large waterspout off northwest Florida
Video of large waterspout off northwest Florida

A large waterspout formed this week off Destin in Northwest Florida.

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