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Jacksonville, Florida is located in Duval County. Zip codes in Jacksonville, FL include 32221, 32241, and 32228. The median home price in Jacksonville is $152,500 which is roughly $79/per square foot. More Jacksonville information.

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3 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

Homeless Jacksonville man charged with leaving accident after turning in front of a motorcycle

A dark-green Jeep pulled in front of a motorcyclist heading north on Main Street at East 27th Street about 4:30 p.m. Aug. 19, 2014, leading to a possible fatality.

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4 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

Jordan Davis' father: Ferguson violence, protests after midnight distractions to real issue

Ron Davis, whose 17-year-old son Jordan was shot and killed in 2013 at a Southside Jacksonville Gate station, spoke at the Victims' Rights Week kickoff in April at Jacksonville City Hall.

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6 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

New charter school's future in doubt in Jacksonville

Superintendent Nikolai Vitti told board members Tuesday that Scholar Preparatory Academy, which first opened its doors Monday, only has 96 students in kindergarten through fifth grades.

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10 hrs ago | Financial News & Daily Record

Earth Fare to expand, sees Jacksonville as a '3-4 store market'

Earth Fare, which opened its first store in Jacksonville this morning, wants to add at least two to three more.

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10 hrs ago | Financial News & Daily Record

To make progress, Jacksonville needs to 'grow up'

Asked Tuesday what's not working and what Jacksonville should do differently to more fully develop and progress, Urban Land Institute panelist Rob Palmer first said 'egos,' as in 'we've always done it this way.'

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10 hrs ago | Financial News & Daily Record

Better transit system for Downtown is key to growth

From left, John Kaliski of Cambridge Systematics, panel moderator; Husein Cumber of Florida East Coast Railway; Margaret Jennesse, East Florida division president for GreenPointe Homes; Brad Thoburn, JTA vice president Long Range Planning and System Development at Tuesday's Urban Land Institute meeting.

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12 hrs ago | Business Journal

Mandarin apartment complex goes for $36 million, latest in string of multi-family sales

A Virginia-based real estate investment firm has bought a Mandarin apartment complex for $36.3 million, according to Duval County records.

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17 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

Walmart Opens Hiring Center

Aug. 19--Walmart has opened a hiring center for its Neighborhood Market that will open later this year on Wilson Boulevard.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

St. Augustine Record

Lost French fleet of 1565 remains a mystery after divers spend weeks looking off Florida coast

The Roper, a research vessel set up for maritime archaeology, has been home to crews from the St. Augustine Lighthouse Museum searching for the lost French fleet of Jean Ribault, believed to have sunk off the coast of Canaveral National Seashore in 1565.

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Capital Soup

Representative Janet Adkins Endorses Jay Fant for State House, District 15

State Representative Janet Adkins stated: "Westside of Jacksonville is where I was raised and is a place many of my family members call home.

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Capital Soup

Governor Rick Scott Awards Three Businesses with Governor's Business Ambassador Award

During today's meeting of the Florida Cabinet, Governor Rick Scott recognized Comfort Keepers, Mettron Contracting, and LBS South with the Governor's Business Ambassador Award for their commitment to creating jobs.

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Florida Baptist Witness

Grace for the Gibsons

On Thanksgiving Day 2013 Philip and Jodi Gibson, a Jacksonville based couple and member of First Baptist Church Jacksonville, took their 6 year old son Stephen to the emergency room.

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WTLV

Four girls lose parents; 3rd time family faces loss from car crash

Four young girls are left without parents after a tragic crash and to intensify this heartbreak, it's the third time their grandparents lose a child to a car accident.

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The Florida Times-Union

JEA workers on track to get at least $1,000 bonus checks

JEA troubleshooter Lee Nichols removes the photocell from a street light on Southpoint Dr East on Wednesday, January 9, 2013, in Jacksonville, Fla.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

News 4 Jax

City at odds with illegal signs

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News 4 Jax

Back to Valor Academy

In Duval County, some students were welcomed to a brand new school called Valor Academy.

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The Florida Times-Union

Earth Fare's natural market jumps into competitive grocery field in Jacksonville

The latest entry in Jacksonville's grocery market opens Wednesday. Earth Fare's first store in Northeast Florida opens in the Atlantic North center at the corner of Atlantic and Kernan boulevards.

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The Florida Times-Union

Rick Scott pledges money to widen Blanding in Clay County during Jacksonville visit

Gov. Rick Scott announced plans to widen part of Blanding Boulevard in Clay County during a campaign visit to Jacksonville Monday, saying roadwork would build the state's economy.

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The Florida Times-Union

Jacksonville man shot in shoulder Sunday while walking with his brother

A Jacksonville man walking with his brother was wounded in the shoulder Sunday after a gunman fired three rounds at the pair, police said.

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News 4 Jax

Man, 44, critical after being knocked out in fight

A 44-year-old Jacksonville man suffered life-threatening injuries after being punched and knocked out by another man Thursday evening, according to Jacksonville police.

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