Forty-nine children and their families, including one from Clay County, are hoping face-to-face meetings with members of Congress helps lawmakers understand the plight of kids with medically complex conditions.The group is lobbying leaders to pass a la…
JACKSONVILLE — A City Council auditor found that $317,000 that should have been used on city projects was spent instead on a consulting company, which is also a registered lobbying group.
JACKSONVILLE — A former prosecutor in the state attorneys office accuses Angela Corey of withholding information about the medical examiner’s mental health from defendants’ lawyers.
The last day for Duval County School Board candidates to qualify for the ballot is Friday. With four seats up for grabs, three candidates have raised substantially more money than the 11 others.
The annual U.S. Green Building Council conference, called Convergence, is in Jacksonville this week at the Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront.
Inside a classroom at Jacksonville’s Naval Air Station, 13 high school students from Darnell-Cookman High School of the Medical Arts sit at attention.
The students are taking part in the Naval Hospital’s fifth annual internship program, Science, Service, Medicine & Mentoring. The program aims to engage the next generation of military medical practitioners.
Gun ControlMonday night, the U.S. Senate rejected four measures to enact tighter control on firearms in the United States.The amendments were proposed following the mass shooting at the Pulse gay nightclub in Orlando last week.Senators from both the Re…
Lisa Mills, co-director of the documentary “The Committee,” discussed her award-winning film, which will air 10 p.m. Thursday on WJCT channel 7.1.
The film is being distributed nationally by the American Public Television Exchange this June for PRIDE month.
District 7 Duval County School Board member Jason Fischer has resigned.Fischer is running for a Florida House seat, representing an area including Mandarin, the Southside and much of San Marco. But in order to qualify to be on the ballot, Florida…
Jacksonville Beach is home to the University of North Florida’s new Seaside Sculpture Park. The student sculptors cut through a metal ribbon with a blow torch Monday morning to unveil their artwork to the public.