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Sloppy crook busted with stolen gun in Brooklyn: cops

A loaded Industria .38-caliber handgun was poking out from under the seat in Elliot Perez' Toyota Corolla, according to cops.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

GlobeSt.com

Jax Multifamily Wins Aggressive Interest Rate

The Waterford at Mandarin Apartments just won a $27.38 million acquisition loan.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Florida Times-Union

Jacksonville Landing proposal gets mixed reviews; plan won't make knees weak, expert says

On Friday Aug. 9, 2013 an aerial view of the Jacksonville Landing and Main Street Bridge from the River Club in the Wells Fargo building in Jacksonville.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Financial News & Daily Record

Latest plan for the Landing: Start from the ground up

A new Downtown festival space, 300 apartments and a boutique hotel are included in the latest redevelopment proposal for the Jacksonville Landing.

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Financial News & Daily Record

Getting to know JWLA's president, F. Susannah Collins

F. Susannah Collins: I always thought I would be a lawyer. My grandfather was an attorney in South Carolina who had come from very little and who worked his way through Harvard law.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Financial News & Daily Record

Kassabs buy Mary's Wholesale Furniture

A well-known established Westside business, Mary's Wholesale Furniture, changed hands last week and the new owners said Thursday they will do what Mary Combs did and also resume more importing.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Business Journal

Jimmy John's coming to the urban core

"Freaky fast" sandwiches are coming Downtown - but you'll have to wait a few more months to get your hands on them.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

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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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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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Financial News & Daily Record

Cutting grant for Florida Country Superfest could keep concert from returning to Jacksonville

The second year of Florida Country Superfest in Jacksonville will receive half as much in grant funding as did the inaugural event, which could affect the concert's future in Jacksonville.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Financial News & Daily Record

City reviewing permit for $10M FDOT center Downtown

Downtown's $10 million state Regional Transportation Management Center is a step closer to construction now that the city is reviewing the building-permit application.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

Financial News & Daily Record

City notes: Leadership Jacksonville film on Robert Shircliff wins Telly Award

Leadership Jacksonville, in partnership with Lindsey Films, received a silver award the 35th Annual Telly Awards for a documentary on philanthropist and executive Robert Shircliff.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Examiner.com

Top 10 restaurants for wine in Jacksonville for 2014

After a two week hiatus, Jacksonville Fine Dining Examiner returns with an updated review of the best restaurants for wine in the Jacksonville area.

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Financial News & Daily Record

Fortegra Financial agrees to $218M buyout agreement from Tiptree

Less than four years after going public, Fortegra Financial Corp. announced Tuesday a buyout agreement that allows the Jacksonville-based insurance services company to keep its operations intact.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Financial News & Daily Record

St. Johns Town Center details Phase 3 opening

St. Johns Town Center plans a celebration for its Phase III grand opening, which features the area's first Nordstrom department store.

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Financial News & Daily Record

50 years ago: Eagle Scout saves infant's life after pool accident

Quick thinking and mouth-to-mouth resuscitation performed by a Hyde Park Eagle Scout probably saved the life of a 20-month-old girl who had stopped breathing after she fell and struck her head on the floor of the carport at her home.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

The Florida Times-Union

Igersjax photos put a positive focus on Jacksonville

As manager of igersjax, a photo community on Instagram, he is particularly interested in the power of images to unite people in Jacksonville.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Financial News & Daily Record

EverBank to move 400 more jobs Downtown

Upon the move, the company will employ more than 1,800 associates in the Downtown EverBank Center at 301 W. Bay St. EverBank spokeswoman Kipin Alexander said the latest move is in the planning stages and details weren't available about which group would be moving and when.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Florida Major Metro Regions Sees 1,300+ New Construction Projects...

For Florida major metro regions, BidClerk data shows there were more than 1,300 new construction projects released for bid in the 2nd quarter 2014.

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Financial News & Daily Record

Cecil Commerce Center seems primed for Project Speed

AllianceFlorida at Cecil Commerce Center, the industrial park owned by the city, appears to be the prime location for the unidentified 500-job advanced manufacturing plant seeking $15.4 million in city and state incentives under the code name 'Project Speed.'

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