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Eating Disorders: The Hidden Problem of College Students

Dieting and the body image concerns that lead to it are nothing new in our society. But what happens when innocent dieting becomes something worse? The effects of eating disorders, when left untreated, can result in damage to almost all organ systems, as well as leading to osteoporosis, delayed growth, hearth failure, and even death. 728 more words


Astros, Nats get funding approved for new spring site

The Astros cleared a major hurdle in relocating their Spring Training operations to Palm Beach County, Florida, on Tuesday when county commissioners voted to approve a financing plan for a new facility the club will share with the Nationals. 380 more words


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.

While the U.S. 209 more words


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

Real Estate

“Essence” of luxe lifestyle for sale with $15.5 million South Florida manse

A 16,000-square-foot mansion in the exclusive Sanctuary community in Boca Raton has hit the market with a $15.5 million price tag that promises the “essence of the luxurious South Florida lifestyle.” 246 more words

Florida Economy

You Can Make all those Damn Political Phone Calls and Mailers Stop by Voting Early

Adventure Lawyer’s cocktail party factoid of the day:

If you vote early or return your absentee ballot, all those annoying calls from politicians and political parties and other groups will stop within about 24 hours. 344 more words


Why your vote for The Palm Beach Soil and Water Conservation District really matters if you care about Florida’s reefs and coasts

I wrote this for a non-scientific audience.

I am a diver, I know a lot of people who dive, and I know a lot of those people detest state level politics. 1,272 more words

Coral Reefs