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All Aboard Florida clear to pursue bonds

All Aboard Florida is clear to pursue $1.75 billion in private activity bonds after two votes today by commissioners in Brevard and Miami-Dade counties.

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Miami-Dade approves All Aboard Florida bond issue

Miami-Dade County Commissioners approved in an 11-0 vote this morning a measure that clears the way for All Aboard Florida to seek private activity bonds. 104 more words

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Rubio robocall says voting for Domino will 'send a message to President Obama'

Republican U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio has recorded an automated phone call for Republican Carl Domino, the former state House member challenging freshman U.S. Rep. … 123 more words


Greenacres councilman calls out mayor, says he runs the city his own way

GREENACRES — It’s no secret that Councilman Jonathan Pearce wants to be mayor.

But, right now, Samuel Ferreri holds that position.

Pearce, however, continues to publicly spar with Ferreri, treating some council meetings as debate forums. 119 more words


Fla. pitcher spotlighted in Sports Illustrated look at homeless student athletes

Sports Illustrated has put homeless student athletes in the spotlight, as its cover story last week. 

The story, reported by L. John Wertheim and Ken Rodriguez,  is a result of a six-month investigation looking at the issue of homelessness among high school and college athletes, among them a pitcher out of Jacksonville whose dad lost his job in 2007, leaving his son wondering where he would get his next meal. 138 more words


Parents' Club: Thu 10/23

Do you want to know more about Wyldlife? Are you unsure of whether or not you feel comfortable bringing your child to club?

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Tonight's other debate: Murphy vs. Domino congressional clash

The Fangate sequel in Jacksonville between Republican Gov. Rick Scott and Democratic challenger Charlie Crist isn’t the only important political debate in Florida tonight.

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