May 22, 2022
Florida Business News

Budget? What budget? DeSantis approves $2 billion in projects without getting spending plan

Gov. Ron DeSantis has not received the $112.1 billion budget from the Legislature yet, but he has declared his approval of about $2 billion worth of projects and programs within the spending plan.

Sarasota workforce development program recognized for business partnership

The award, coming from the commissioner of the Florida Department of Education, recognizes outstanding business partners that support students through their work with individual schools or school systems.

2022 ‘Lionfish Challenge’ underway in Florida to remove invasive species

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission annually hosts a Lionfish Challenge to encourage anglers to remove the invasive species from Florida waters by offering prizes for the most lionfish harvested.

Best places to live in the United States: Jacksonville slips in U.S. News & World Report annual rankings

Jacksonville dropped two spots on US News & World Report's annual list of The Best Places to Live in the U.S. but held its spot as the fourth best place in Florida.

Orange County’s pet sale ban survives court, legislative challenges

Orange County’s ban on retail pet sales, set to take effect next month, appears to have survived legislative and legal challenges to block it — so far.

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Boeing Starliner successfully launches for the International Space Station
Boeing Starliner successfully launches for the International Space Station

Boeing successfully launched its multi-billion dollar Starliner space capsule from the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral Thursday evening.

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