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  1. Investigation leads to seizure of about 90 large dogs from Westside Jacksonville propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    Bob.Mack@jacksonville.com - 3/26/15 - Jen Walter, the shelter manager for Animal Care & Protective Services, talks about the seizure process outside the property. Jacksonville Sheriff's officers, City of Jacksonville Animal Code Enforcement Officers and Animal Care & Protective Services workers on the scene at 9085 Commonwealth Ave. in Jacksonville, FL where they are in the process of seizing approximately 90 dogs being kept on the property.

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  2. Judge strikes down 30-year agreement between city and Jacksonville Police and Fire Pension FundRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    The other shoe dropped on pension reform when a circuit court judge struck down an existing 30-year agreement between the city and the Jacksonville Police and Fire Pension Fund, sending shockwaves through City Hall. Circuit Court Judge Thomas Beverly signed his order Tuesday, the day before City Council rejected the latest pension legislation on a deadlocked 9-9 vote Wednesday night.

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  3. Ticket Tracker: Jacksonville-area concert calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    Sinbad , 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 7, at the Florida Theatre. $35-$50. On sale at 10 a.m. Friday.

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  4. Ron Littlepage: The firefighters union got smoked in Tuesday's electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    The fact that voter turnout - 33.7 percent - was 4 percent higher than the First Election in 2011 is of little solace. Jacksonville is at a critical crossroads, with issues ranging from a massive pension debt to underfunded city services to a declining quality of life, and only one-third of the registered voters bothered to cast ballots? To those arguing that they are not too upset by this lousy showing because only informed voters should vote, there were plenty of opportunities to learn about the candidates and the issues, including exceptional work done by the editorial page staff of this newspaper that was both in print and easily accessed online.

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  5. Friday's Letters: Apologize? Apologize? President Obama has nothing to apologize forRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    Letters of about 200 words are preferred. Longer letters will be edited for space.

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  6. Investigation leads to seizure of 90 large dogs from Westside Jacksonville propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    An ongoing criminal investigation led Jacksonville Animal Care and Protective Services officers to a Westside home Thursday where about 90 large-breed dogs were being seized. A man and woman who live at the home in the 9000 block of Commonwealth Avenue told investigators they recently moved into the nearly five-acre property and brought the dogs with them as part of a rescue operation, said Jen Walter, manager of the city shelter.

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  7. 22-year-old Jacksonville man sentenced to life in prison for the death of a 2-year-old girlRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    A 22-year-old Jacksonville man was sentenced to life in prison Wednesday for the death of a toddler he was looking after in 2012, according to the State Attorney's Office. Devonte Rashad Baker was convicted of second-degree murder and aggravated child abuse in February in 2-year-old Brooklyn Sue Sanchez's death.

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  8. Criminal investigation leads to seizure of 90 large dogs from Westside Jacksonville propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    An ongoing criminal investigation led Jacksonville Animal Care and Protective Services officers to a Westside home Thursday where about 90 large-breed dogs were being seized. A search warrant was served at the property in the 9000 block of Commonwealth Avenue Thursday morning and eight officers are expected to be at the location most of the day transporting the dogs to the agency's main shelter on Forrest Street, said Jen Walter, the shelter's manager.

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  9. 28-year-old Jacksonville man convicted in 2013 shooting deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Florida Times-Union

    A 28-year-old Jacksonville man was convicted Wednesday night in the shooting death of a 40-year-old Orange Park man in 2013, according to the State Attorney's Office. Cedric Dondrell Tate was convicted of second-degree murder and possession of a firearm by a felon, according to the State Attorney's Office.

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  10. Battalion Chief helps fight one last fire in Jacksonville on his last night on the jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Florida Times-Union

    Firefighters wait for water as they fight a house fire in the 200 block of East 3rd Street Wednesday in Jacksonville. Firefighters wait for water as they fight a house fire in the 200 block of East 3rd Street Wednesday in Jacksonville.

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  11. Brown Golf under contract to purchase Windsor Parke, Champions ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Florida Times-Union

    Pacific Life and Brown Golf, a management company that owns or operates 20 courses from Florida to New York are under contract for Brown's purchase of the Windsor Parke Golf in Jacksonville and the Champions Club at Julington Creek in St. Johns County. John A. Brown, the CEO of a company that has six courses in South Carolina, seven in Pennsylvania four in North Carolina and one each in Florida, Georgia and New York, told the Times-Union that the parties are in the due diligence stage and he was hopeful to close by the end of April.

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  12. Bishop supporters poised to make the difference in May runoff between Brown, CurryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Florida Times-Union

    The "Bill-ievers" woke up Wednesday morning facing big decisions after the bubble burst for their candidate, City Councilman Bill Bishop, in the first round of voting for mayor. Mayor Alvin Brown, the incumbent Democrat, finished at the top of the four-person race with 43 percent of the vote followed by Republican challenger Lenny Curry with 38 percent.

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  13. Blaze extends to 2 structures; 50 Jacksonville firefighters handle itRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Florida Times-Union

    Firefighters begin to put water on a house fire in the 200 block of East Third Street Wednesday in Jacksonville. A Wednesday fire in Jacksonville that started in a two-story house in Springfield and spread to a wooden structure next door was contained by firefighters without any reported injuries, said Fire Chief Martin Senterfitt.

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  14. Jacksonville pastry chef shows you can make your own Easter ChicksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Florida Times-Union

    Pastry chef Rebecca Reed said most people aren't aware how easy it is to make homemade marshmallows. "One of the joys of being a pastry chef," she said, "you realize you can make anything.

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  15. Matt About Jax: Potatoes added to the mix at Soup's OnRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Florida Times-Union

    There are many forms of comfort food. When I'm sick, soup is always the first thing that comes to mind.

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  16. Around the Region: Second Sunday at Stetson's and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Florida Times-Union

    North Florida Conservatory Theatre presents the Broadway musical "Guys and Dolls" 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday, March 26 and 27, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Saturday, March 28, and 2 p.m. Sunday, March 29, at 11363 San Jose Blvd. Tickets are $20 each. For more, showtixnow.org.

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  17. Home and Garden calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Florida Times-Union

    Jacksonville Farmers Market , dawn to dusk daily year round, 1810 W. Beaver St. Features local, organic, ethnic and specialty produce, along with other foods and agricultural products. 354-2821 or jaxfarmersmarket.com.

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  18. VIDEO: Men from Jacksonville, St. Augustine caught up in child sex stingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Florida Times-Union

    This video frame from the Volusia County Sheriff's Office shows Brooks Mitchell, 53, of St. Augustine. He was one of the men arrested in the sting.

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  19. In a strong night for incumbents, six district City Council seats filled and five head to a runoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Florida Times-Union

    Tuesday's election offered the first glimpse of a Jacksonville City Council that will soon drastically change, with six of the 11 contested district races settled and all four incumbents winning re-election. In five other district races, nobody earned a majority vote and the top two candidates will face each other in a runoff election on May 19. Councilmen Matt Schellenberg, Reginald Brown, Doyle Carter and Jim Love all defended their seats, capping off a strong night for incumbents that saw no sitting council members lose their seat.

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  20. Owner Shad Khan: Jaguars' free agency plan developed over several monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Florida Times-Union

    During his state of the Jaguars presentation Feb. 17, owner Shad Khan told fans his team "owes you better results on game day," a nod toward wins of two, four and three games during his tenure. During a break in the NFL owners' meetings Tuesday at the Arizona Biltmore, Khan stood by his words but stopped short of publicly stating what would qualify as a Year 3 success for the regime of general manager Dave Caldwell and coach Gus Bradley.

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