Florida Gov. Rick Scott is inviting energy-industry workers laid off in other places to start new careers in Florida.
A Jacksonville man was robbed at gunpoint while depositing money at an ATM a few weeks ago.This incident is one of seven robberies that have happened around town in the past month, according to JSO.Our partners at News4Jax talked to Sylvester Burt…
An apartment complex on the Intracoastal Waterway sold for nearly $60 million dollars yesterday, making a huge profit for the owners who bought it just a year earlier. Jacksonville Business Journal Editor John Bur says the Seagrass Apartments sale is a…
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — When the Florida Supreme Court hears arguments in a Monroe County case next week, it will consider what might seem a bizarre question: What is the definition of sexual intercourse?
The question stems from charges filed in 2011 against Gary Debaun under a law that requires HIV-infected people to inform potential sexual partners about the disease before having sexual intercourse. Debaun was accused of not providing the information to a male sexual partner.
Christa Santos grew up in Vero Beach, and came to Orlando to study marketing and journalism at the University of Central Florida.
“I loved Orlando and wanted stay here after college,” she explains. “Vero is a small town, and there wasn’t a lot of opportunity in my field. I got a job at Disney, and learned about event management and planning. I also did a lot of volunteer work, as well – anything to polish my skills.”
Free help with filing taxes is available in Jacksonville on Saturday. The United Way is offering the service at the Jacksonville Children’s Commission building Downtown.
Jeff Winkler runs the United Way’s RealSense initiative, which is bringing in more than 20 tax experts to help people file.
A group of young professionals in Jacksonville is trying to get more young people to the ballot box.Jacksonville banker Kemal Gasper says young voters in Duval County are largely written off.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Not long after Gov. Rick Scott unveiled his nearly $77 billion state spending plan for the budget year that begins in July, lawmakers were already casting doubt on whether he would get all of a major tax cut at the heart of the proposal.
Charles asks, “My smartphone (a Casio G’zOne) displayed a warning yesterday saying that it had a virus. I didn’t do anything as I’ve been told the warning is the actual virus. How can I tell if the phone has virus protection installed? If not, can…