The eighth annual Craft & Import Beer Festival is on tap for May 20 at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena.More than 40 breweries will be showcased, offering samples of more than 350 beers. The event will also feature 20-plus ar…
April marks Fair Housing Month.
It’s a time to commemorate the 1968 passage of the Fair Housing Act, which prohibits discrimination in housing. Citizens cannot be discriminated against based on gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability or family status. Local ordinances may offer additional protection.
The 2016 Florida Fair Housing Summit takes place next week in Orlando.
Donieka White was knocking on the front door of Metro Kids Konnection Tuesday afternoon, but it was locked-up.
“Almost every kid goes there, like, from the teenagers down to the babies that’s in Pre-k and VPK and stuff like that,” she said. “So this is like a big part of us just getting out of the apartments.”
TALLAHASSEE — A key federal health agency on Tuesday notified Florida and other states that they may not ban Medicaid funding for family-planning services at clinics that also offer elective abortions.
That likely blocks a controversial provision of a new Florida abortion law (HB 1411) signed last month by Gov. Rick Scott.
Child Abuse PreventionApril marks National Child Abuse Prevention Month.In Duval County, there were 2,471 reports of child abuse last year. That includes reports of neglect, physical and sexual abuse combined.Out of the 735 children who were removed an…