Jupiter Local Business
Local business in Jupiter, FL
Thursday Jan 29 | via Business Journal
DiVosta Homes paid $47.99 million for 259.6 acres of vacant land in Jupiter that it likely intends to develop. Comment?
Monday Jan 26 | via Ars Technica
Comcast has been supported by many politicians in its bid to acquire Time Warner Cable, but the testimonials from elected officials aren't quite as organic as the cable company would have you believe. A report today by The Verge , based on documents obtained through public records requests, shows that in August three politicians sent letters to the Federal Communications Commission that were ghostwritten by Comcast. Comment?
Monday Jan 26 | via The Washington Post
Welcome to Main Street Morning, The Washington Post's daily collection of news affecting entrepreneurs, start-ups and small businesses, with a special focus on policy and government. In a move nearly unheard of in the restaurant world, the 280 employees at a chain of cafes will all of small-scale businesses: "The true-differentiation strategy seems to work best when scale, despite its efficiencies, also introduces blind spots in areas such as customer service, flavor, curation, or other intangibles not entirely consistent with mass production and standardization. Comment?
Thursday Jan 22 | via WSJ Media and Advertising
On last night's finale, Elsa Mars gave her final performance with an impassioned cover of David Bowie 's "Heroes," during one of the show's last montage scenes. It's not the first time Lange tackled a tune from the Thin White Duke; earlier in the season, she took on Bowie's "Life on Mars," as well as Lana Del Rey 's "Gods and Monsters." Comment?
Thursday Jan 22 | via Paddock Talk
The new agreement will have Rocky as the primary sponsor for Hagan at six NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series events each year. Hagan and the Rocky Boots/Mopar Express Lane Dodge have won two of the past four Funny Car championships . Comment?
Wednesday Jan 21 | via PressReleasePoint
January 21, 2015 - Scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute have produced an approach that protects animal models against a type of genetic disruption that causes intellectual disability, including serious memory impairments and altered anxiety levels. The findings, which focus on treating the effects of mutations to a gene known as Syngap1 , have been published online ahead of print by the journal Biological Psychiatry . Comment?
Dec 19, 2013 | via Electrical Construction and Maintenance
Florida Power & Light experienced technical issues last week when its computer system handling solar rebate applications froze. This problem came just a few days after another glitch in which someone mistakenly started the computer system too early, according to a report from the Sun Sentinel . Comment?
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