December 2, 2022

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The Florida DEO announces more than $1.6 million in grant funding through the Recovery Housing Program

Today, the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) announced more than $1.6 million in grant funding is available through the Recovery Housing Program (RHP). Through this program, eligible local governments and nonprofit organizations can apply to provide transitional housing assistance for veterans and individuals in recovery from a substance use disorder. Applications for RHP grant funds are open now through October 14, 2022 at www.FloridaJobs.org/RHP. Read more »
Published on 9/9/2022

Real Estate Prices for Florida Waterfront versus California Prices; How far will your money go?

The calm and serene sailing waters of Florida are beckoning property buyers from California and New York. Here are some amazing deals on two Florida waterfront properties compared to a... Read more »
Published on 9/9/2022

Kforce Announces Participation at the Sidoti Fall Virtual Small Cap Investor Conference

 Kforce Inc. (NASDAQ: KFRC) is scheduled to participate at Sidoti’s Fall Virtual Small Cap Investor Conference on September 21-22, 2022.   Kforce will present on September 21, 2022, from 12:15 p.m. to... Read more »
Published on 9/9/2022

Floridians Need to Understand the Difference Between Storm-Related Water Damage and Flood Damage

Although the hurricane season began in June, the height of the Florida hurricane season is September and October. Homeowners need to understand hurricanes and the kind of damage they can cause to... Read more »
Published on 9/9/2022

Inpeco to establish regional headquarters in Tampa

Switzerland-based Inpeco, the pioneer in clinical lab automation committed to improving healthcare outcomes, has announced plans to open a regional headquarters in Tampa. The company’s initial plans include leasing 2,650 square... Read more »
Published on 9/9/2022

Gannon Dedicates New Floor of Academic Building at Ruskin Campus

Gannon University has formally dedicated the third floor of its academic building on its Ruskin campus. Read more »
Published on 9/9/2022

FAMU To Unveil Special Tribute to 57 Original Law School Graduates

ORLANDO, Fla – Florida A&M University will unveil a plaque honoring the 57 original College of Law graduates at 2 p.m. Friday, September 9, 2022. Among the graduates of the original law school are former judges, a former U.S. congressman, a former Florida Secretary of State, a former state senator, and other public servants. Read more »
Published on 9/9/2022

New Report: Florida Loses $40 Billion A Year By Keeping People with Arrest Records Out of the Workforce

Florida can bolster its workforce by removing barriers to employment, stopping cycles of crime, and “sunsetting” old records Read more »
Published on 9/7/2022

Southeastern Grocers Donates $340,000 to Aid Students and School Programs Across the Southeast

Southeastern Grocers Inc. (SEG), parent company and home of Fresco y Más, Harveys Supermarket and Winn-Dixie grocery stores, is proud to announce a donation of $340,000 to aid more than... Read more »
Published on 8/31/2022

Smartphones push consumers to prefer unique, tailored products

Personalized wine lists. Tailored clothing options. Unique experiences just for you. Read more »
Published on 8/24/2022

Florida is #1 destination for high net worth Americans at four times higher than any other state

Florida is loved for its warm weather, income tax-free status, incredible lifestyle, and more which makes it an ideal spot for high-net-worth individuals to settle in. According to a new... Read more »
Published on 8/23/2022

Florida Is 2022's 6th Worst State to Have a Baby

With the average birth costing over $3,000 for mothers with insurance, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report on 2022’s Best & Worst States to Have a Baby, as well... Read more »
Published on 8/8/2022

Florida Crystals announces it is more than doubling size of world's largest barn owl network

Florida Crystals Corporation announces a major expansion to its barn owl box network – already the largest in the world – to naturally protect its South Florida farms and promote... Read more »
Published on 8/4/2022

Audubon celebrates the Florida Department of Transportation's decision to abandon Northern Turnpike Extension routes, focus on I-75

Today, Florida Department of Transportation Secretary Jared Perdue announced the agency’s decision to drop the study of four Northern Turnpike Extension routes that would have jeopardized state conservation lands and... Read more »
Published on 8/4/2022

Havas Health & You Partners with Republica Havas to create Republica Havas Health

Havas Health & You, the world’s largest health and wellness network, and industry leader Republica Havas today announced the creation of a new agency, Republica Havas Health, to help foster... Read more »
Published on 8/3/2022

Coral Gables Hospital nurses vote to join nation's largest RN union

Citing a desire for improved staffing and a strengthened voice in patient care protections, registered nurses at Coral Gables Hospital in South Florida voted by 57 percent Thursday to join... Read more »
Published on 8/1/2022

Fort Lauderdale's namesake ship, USS Fort Lauderdale, commissioned by U.S Navy

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- The U.S. Navy commissioned its newest Amphibious Transport Dock ship USS Fort Lauderdale (LPD 28) July 30, 2022, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. “To the Sailors and... Read more »
Published on 7/30/2022

Limbitless Solutions Celebrates 8th Year of Global Impact

Limbitless Solutions, the UCF-based nonprofit and UCF direct support organization that creates bionic limbs for children, celebrated the eighth anniversary this month. The program has seen impressive growth in the... Read more »
Published on 7/27/2022

University of South Florida breaks fundraising record with over $151 million in gifts

Philanthropic gifts from the University of South Florida community exceeded $151 million in fiscal year 2021-22, the most generous level of support in the institution’s nearly 70-year history. This marks... Read more »
Published on 7/26/2022

Pasco, Citrus, Hernando Departments of Health and WIC recognize World Breastfeeding Week

The Florida Department of Health in Pasco, Citrus, and Hernando counties, and the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) are celebrating World Breastfeeding Week 2022 from... Read more »
Published on 7/26/2022

How Florida researchers are using UF's supercomputer

High-impact research is in full swing on UF's HiPerGator ?— one of the smartest machines in the world... Read more »
Published on 7/25/2022

Education Commissioner Manny Diaz, Jr. Addresses Florida Association of School Resource Officers

Officers focused on what's next for Florida's school safety and mental health initiatives Read more »
Published on 7/22/2022

NASA TechLeap Winners Advance Technology to Aid Lunar Landings

NASA has named three winners in the agency's second TechLeap Prize competition, whose results could have important implications for future space exploration missions. Read more »
Published on 7/21/2022

Two Respected Financial Services Firms Choose Miami Beach for Expansion Plans

Miami Beach, FL –Venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz (a16z) and JAWS, the family office of Starwood Capital founder Barry Sternlicht, have announced Miami Beach expansions. Both will set up shop... Read more »
Published on 7/21/2022

Florida & Metro Economics Forecast: Pasta-Bowl Recession Headed for Sunshine State

The U.S. economy is headed for a pasta-bowl shaped recession, and Florida can expect to follow suit with a shallow, year-long recession of its own, says Sean Snaith, national economist... Read more »
Published on 7/21/2022

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Check out this Miami Beach art exhibit made by chimpanzees
Check out this Miami Beach art exhibit made by chimpanzees


Take a look at the ‘@rt by Chimps’ exhibit at the New World Symphony Center in Miami Beach. Chimpanzee artists painted 15 canvases that were up for sale during the fundraising event and all proceeds from sales go toward the Save The Chimps sanctuary.

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