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  1. $35.5 million slated for housing, economic development in Jacksonville neighborhoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Business Journal

    A public-private partnership is investing $35.5 million in private, state and federal funding in East and Northwest Jacksonville, aimed at improving housing and promote economic development. Renew Jax, a partnership between LISC Jacksonville and the city, will work on projects on Soutel Drive, Myrtle Avenue, Phelps Street, Payne Avenue, Avenue B, U.S. 1 and in the Robinson's Addition and Newtown communities.

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  2. $35.5 million slated for housing, economic development in Jacksonville neighborhoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Business Journal

    A public-private partnership is investing $35.5 million in private, state and federal funding in East and Northwest Jacksonville, aimed at improving housing and promote economic development. Renew Jax, a partnership between LISC Jacksonville and the city will work on projects on Soutel Drive, Myrtle Avenue, Phelps Street, Payne Avenue, Avenue B, U.S. 1 and in the Robinson's Addition and Newtown communitie.

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  3. Hollingsworth steps down as Scott's chief of staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Business Journal

    As expected, Adam Hollingsworth resigned as Gov. Rick Scott 's chief of staff, effective at the end of the month. Hollingsworth, who work in the administrations of Jacksonville mayors Ed Austin and John Peyton , had served in that role since 2012.

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  4. Eckstein Investments adds mixed-used projects to residential development near Town CenterRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Business Journal

    The left side of the photo shows where phase I and II of the Loree Apartments are going. The 115-acre mixed-use project is the areal to the right.

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  5. Spaceships, 3-D selfies & beer straws: How Downtown Jacksonville's 3-D printer is forging aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Business Journal

    Forge's workshop at 109 Bay St. is a dark, basement-like abyss befitting its name. The 3-D printing studio in Jacksonville defines utilitarianism: This a place where stuff is made, tinkered with and polished.

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  6. MLK Interchange project receives transportation awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Business Journal

    The project team behind the MLK Parkway and 21st Street interchange was chosen for an Honor Award in Transportation from the Design-Build Institute of America, Florida Region. GAI Consultants Inc., Archer Western Contractors LLC and the Florida Department of Transportation District Two received recognition for the $31 million effort, according to a news release.

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  7. Jacksonville's U2 Cloud has a deal with Dell that could mean huge expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Business Journal

    The way Joe Solsana tells it, the folks from Dell Computer were sold when the demonstration of his company's cloud data system showed it was three times faster than the competition. "There was no lag at all - that just blew them away," Solsana said of the demo that tested the cloud connection between Jacksonville and Hawaii.

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  8. Replica ship of Spanish explorer coming to Downtown JacksonvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | Business Journal

    Jacksonville is about to get a new ship on the water - but one different from the container vessels the city is used to. The GaleA3n AndalucA a, a replica of the ships that travelled Florida between the 16th and 18th centuries, will be docked on the St. Johns River in Downtown Jacksonville, according to a news release.

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  9. Replica ship of Spanish explorer coming to Downtown JacksonvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | Business Journal

    Jacksonville is about to get a new ship on the water - but one different from the container vessels the city is used to. The GaleA3n AndalucA a, a replica of the ships that travelled Florida between the 16th and 18th centuries, will be docked on the St. Johns River in Downtown Jacksonville, according to a news release.

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  10. October 31, 2014 Legal NoticesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | Business Journal

    Sealed bids will be received by Duval County Public Schools Technology Division, at the Division of Facilities, Room 535, 1701 Prudential Drive, Jacksonville, FL 32207 until the time and date recorded below and immediately thereafter publicly opened and recorded in the Duval County School Board Building, located at 1701 Prudential Drive, Jacksonville, FL 5th Floor, Room 513-D. SCOPE OF WORK: Install the necessary electrical and data systems to meet the latest DCPS Technology Standards as required by the drawings at the below mentioned schools.

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  11. Lingerfelt CommonWealth acquires Riverplace TowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | Business Journal

    The 28-story, 425,223-square-foot office building at 1301 Riverplace Boulevard is the fifth tallest in Jacksonville. The building has a vacancy rate of 27.7 percent.

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  12. New facility, propane-powered cabs in the works following cab company acquisitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Business Journal

    Now, the company will be bringing its Checkered Yellow Cab, Gator City, Yellow and City Cab lines together at a facility on Phillips Highway, upgrading cabs - including converting some to run on propane - and debuting an app to compete with offers from Uber and Lyft. Transdev, formerly Veolia Transportation, a huge multinational transportation company - with offerings like Super Shuttle, ExecuCar and taxis all over the world - was looking at increasing its Florida offerings by acquiring PTG Enterprises LLC. "We had Super Shuttle and Execucar in several cities, but not much in line of taxis," Whittle said.

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  13. See how two Jacksonville companies are bringing seafood to gas stationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Business Journal

    In a partnership between two local businesses, Gate is offering Beaver Street Fisheries food brand Sea Best frozen single-serve seafood dinners in its convenience stores. The Signature Singles "Gourmet on the Go" will be available in a pilot test at three Gate stations to start: St. Johns Town Center at 4123 Town Center Parkway, 4120 Belfort Road and at Gate's corporate headquarters at 9540 San Jose Blvd. The meals will come in five varieties, including citrus scallops and linguini, stuffed clams, black bean and shrimp tacos, tilapia florentine and spinach and artichoke flounder.

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  14. This alternative to the traditional drugstore is growing on the First CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Business Journal

    October 23 2014- Smart Pharmacy Co-owners Greg Balotin and Bill Scrogins talk with Jacksonville Business Journal Reporter Colleen Jones on what it means to be a compounding pharmacy. Smart Pharmacy, which has just opened its second Jacksonville area location offers customized prescriptions for a host of medical conditions It's the modern-day version of the old village apothecary.

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  15. Former Office Depot in Altamonte Springs replaced with new junior anchor tenantRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Business Journal

    An Office Depot store that closed last month in Altamonte Springs was backfilled with The Tile Shop - its first location in Central Florida.

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  16. Two Jacksonville apartment complexes part of $81 million acquisitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Business Journal

    Tzadik Management acquired a portfolio of apartment complexes across the state of Florida containing 2,199 units for $81 million, or $36,834 per unit, the company said Wednesday in a news release. The acquisition, which the Miami-based company said is the largest of its type on a per-unit basis in Florida, includes 13 complexes in eight markets, including Jacksonville.

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  17. Tote Inc. calls LNG the next big thing - for the industry and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Business Journal

    Pivotal LNG Inc. and WesPac Midstream LLC will supply LNG to fuel two container ships for Jacksonville-based Sea Star that are expected to be delivered in late 2015 and early 2016. Such was the case in 1956, when Jacksonville was one of the first ports to use containerized shipping .

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  18. Summit Contracting building The Arc Village in JacksonvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Business Journal

    The Summit Contracting Group Inc. is building The Arc Village, a rental community for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, on Jacksonville's Southside. The Jacksonville contractor pulled 43 building permits Oct. 16 for the project off Hodges Boulevard near the intersection with Beach Boulevard and the construction cost totals $10.8 million.

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  19. Wespac Midstream pays $11.75M for LNG siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Business Journal

    Wespac Midstream plans to build a liquefied natural gas manufacturing plant on the site, pictured here, at 9225 Dames Point Road. California-based energy group Wespac Midstream LLC purchased 36 acres of industrial waterfront land near the Jacksonville Port Authority's Dames Point Marine Terminal for $11.75 million from CertainTeed Gypsum and Ceiling Manufacturing, according to a deed filed Thursday.

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  20. Who we are as a city, according to the CensusRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Business Journal

    That's slightly higher than the state average of 58.9 percent and the national average of 62.7 percent. Where are they working? Here's a breakdown by sector: Education and health care - 21.2% Professional services and sciences - 12.5% Retail trade - 12.2% Finance, insurance and real estate - 11.5% Arts, entertainment and food services - 10.2% Construction - 6.4% Transportation and warehousing - 6.2% Manufacturing - 5.3% Public administration services- 4.8% Other services - 4.9% Wholesale trade - 2.7% Information - 1.6% Agriculture, forestry mining - 0.4% Jacksonville is home to two military bases, Naval Air Station Jacksonville and Naval Station Mayport.

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