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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 $154,900 which is roughly $76/per square foot. More Jacksonville information.

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7 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

Hightower retires from Florida Blue but still eyes community, civic roles

Mike Hightower isn't sure what he'll do next, after from a career that took surprising turns: "I was supposed to be a civics teacher."

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21 hrs ago | WTLV

Arlington shooting sends man to hospital

Arlington shooting sends man to hospital JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Police are trying to find out what led a woman to allegedly shoot a man in Arlington this morning.

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Yesterday | Tyler Morning Telegraph

Cherokee County Republican club set to meet on Tuesday

The Cherokee County Republican Club is scheduled to meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Hong Kong Buffet, 1644 S. Jackson St. in Jacksonville.

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Yesterday | The Florida Times-Union

Joseph A. Strasser to match First Coast No More Homeless Pets donations in September

A longtime supporter of First Coast No More Homeless Pets is funding a monthlong matching donation campaign that could boost the Jacksonville-based animal welfare nonprofit's coffers by $400,000.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

The Florida Times-Union

Popular pottery classes among Art League of Jacksonville let students forget stresses of life

Student Evan Lorente works on a clay cylinder during Saturday's class. Participation in art league events has increased since One Spark in April.

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Historic City News

88-year-old pedestrian struck in crosswalk at beach

Historic City News has learned that an 88-year-old St Augustine Beach woman who was walking in the crosswalk of A1A-Beach Boulevard in the area of Whispering Oaks Circle, was struck by a passing vehicle and suffered possible life-threatening injuries at 8:20 a.m. this morning.

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WTLV

Pedestrian struck, airlifted to hospital

ST. AUGUSTINE BEACH, Fla. -- A pedestrian who was hit by a car in St. Augustine Beach Saturday morning was airlifted to the hospital with a severe leg injury, authorities said.

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WTLV

One killed, two hurt in Northside crash

A collision between a car and a SUV on the Northside Friday night killed one person and sent two others to the hospital, police said.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Florida Times-Union

Jacksonville council budget 'is zero' for new borrowing, while trying to sort out costs of debt

The $230 million Mayor Alvin Brown wanted the city of Jacksonville to borrow next year for everything from upgrades to The Jacksonville Landing to repaving city streets was effectively frozen by a city council committee's vote Friday.

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Financial News & Daily Record

Shad Khan passes on company after due diligence

Last week, his investment executive, Jim Zsebok, filed articles of incorporation for 'Automotive Scan Technologies LLC' with the state.

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The Florida Times-Union

SWAT callout ends with arrest of Jacksonville man

A man with a knife who barricaded himself in a Jacksonville motel Thursday night over an unpaid bill was arrested early Friday after an overnight SWAT team standoff, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

WTLV

Food pantries on First Coast serve need that's growing

Jacksonville, Fla. -- While the recession has technically ended for some time, suppliers of food pantries say you would never know based on the Food pantries on First Coast serve need that's growing Jacksonville, Fla.

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WTLV

One killed, one injured by electric shock

ST. JOHNS COUNTY, Fla. -- Deputies say one person is dead and another person was injured following an electrocution Thursday morning.

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GlobeNewswire

SoTHERLY Hotels Inc. Announces DoubleTree by Hilton(R) Flag for Jacksonville Hotel

The Company currently operates the hotel under IHG's Crowne Plaza brand. The conversion is scheduled to take place on September 1, 2015, subject to the completion of certain product improvement requirements.

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Examiner.com

Pamper your pooches paws and get ready to Strut Your Mutt

The Best Friends Animal Society Strut Your Mutt Jacksonville dog walk event is about to kick off.

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News 4 Jax

1 dies, 1 hurt from high-voltage shock

One man died from electrocution and another was hospitalized in serious condition after being shocked by power lines Thursday morning, according to St. Johns County Fire Rescue.

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Financial News & Daily Record

Council committee takes on 'human blight' in area with high crime

For several months, the City Council Special Ad Hoc Committee on Jacksonville's Neighborhood Blight has studied the effects and possible strategies for abandoned homes and poorly maintained vacant property and rights of way.

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The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Verda Wilson Ingle

Verda Wilson Ingle, 99, widow of Col. Carl Schomburg Ingle, of Jacksonville, Florida, died Friday morning, Aug. 22, at Baptist Wake Forest Medical Center in Winston-Salem.

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Financial News & Daily Record

Mike Sharrit no longer a bridesmaid, elected circuit judge

Tuesday night, Sharrit didn't need a governor to appoint him to the bench. An overwhelming percentage of voters selected him to replace retiring Judge Brad Stetson.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Florida Times-Union

Law & Disorder: 3 critically hurt when car hits pole

It occurred about 5:30 a.m. Dana.Treen@jacksonville.com A high-speed crash tore away the side of a car Wednesday on Old Middleburg Road.

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