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  1. Jacksonville man shot twice during argument in BrentwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | The Florida Times-Union

    A man sitting on a porch got into an argument with another man who came by and chased him around the front and back of the house, shooting him twice in the legs Tuesday afternoon, Jacksonville police said. The acquaintance approached the victim about 4 p.m. outside a home on Brentwood Avenue, and an argument broke out a short time later, said Sgt.

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  2. Bill Bishop: Long shot looking to advance to May electionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Florida Times-Union

    Experience: Two-term District 2 City Council member; served as Council President from 2012-2013; served as Architect Institute of Architects Jacksonville president in 1995 and AIA state president in 2003 and 2004. Also served on the board of the Jacksonville Community Council, Inc. and chaired the JCCI study on affordable housing.

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  3. Meet the candidate: David TaylorRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Florida Times-Union

    I was born and raised in Jacksonville and I am a businessman not a politician. While working at my father's residential air conditioning and heating business at an early age, I learned the value of a dollar and the self worth associated with having a job, Once elected, I'll lead with integrity, cut taxes, eliminate wasteful spending and promote economic growth.

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  4. Authorities identify 2 men in serious condition after crash inolving St. Johns deputyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    Authorities have identified two men, including a St. Johns County deputy, involved in a crash on San Jose Boulevard Monday morning in Jacksonville. Scott R. Wright, a 30-year-old St. Johns deputy who lives in Jacksonville, and Dylan G. Whalen, 24, of Orange Park are both listed in serious condition, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

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  5. Underdog mayoral candidate Omega Allen wants to be heard, believes she can winRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    Omega Allen waits her turn to answer a question. The four mayoral candidates, Alvin Brown, Bill Bishop, Omega Allen and Lenny Curry gathered to answer questions on Feb. 25. Omega Allen doesn't like to be left out of the discussion of who will be Jacksonville's next mayor.

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  6. Aldi to begin hiring next week for soon-to-open Middleburg grocery storeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    Aldi will start hiring employees next week for its new grocery store in Middleburg. The hiring event will take place 8 a.m.-noon and 1 p.m.-3 p.m. Tuesday, March 10, at Courtyard Jacksonville Orange Park, 610 Wells Road, Orange Park.

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  7. New home of Intuition Ale Works soldRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    Intuition Ale Works is a step closer to moving to downtown. Through 929 East Bay Street LLC, Iconic Real Estate Investments paid $2.2 million for the former Noland Building at 929 E. Bay St. Ben Davis, owner of Intuition, is going to lease 21,000 of the building's 36,000 square feet for a new brewery and taproom with a rooftop beer garden.

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  8. Train accident leaves 1 dead in Northwest Jacksonville near Trout RiverRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    Jacksonville police are investigating a train crash near the Trout River that left one man dead, according to Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Melissa Bujeda. "The engineer did see the pedestrian near the track but could not stop in time," Bujeda said, adding that homicide investigators were responding to the scene.

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  9. Groundwork Jacksonville picks Dawn Emerick as CEORead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    Groundwork Jacksonville has hired Dawn Emerick as chief executive oficer for the nonprofit focused on revitalizing creeks near downtown Jacksonville and creating a greenway to the Northbank Riverwalk. "Dawn Emerick has the vision, passion and commitment to lead the Groundwork Jacksonville to reach its goals," Mayor Alvin Brown said in a statement Monday.

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  10. Jacksonville businessman Gary Chartrand reappointed to second term on State Board of EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    Bob.Mack@jacksonville.com Gary Chartrand is the Executive Chairman of Acosta and former chairman of the State Board of Education. He was photographed in his office at Acosta in Jacksonville, FL on Monday Jan. 19, 2015.

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  11. District 3 election: Bowman, Nealis compete for Arlington seatRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    Aaron Bowman and James Nealis IV, the two candidates running for the Jacksonville City Council District 3 seat representing the Arlington area, agree on many things. Both view pension funding reform as the to*****ue facing City Hall, their district's Regency Square area as ripe for revitalization and Northwest Jacksonville as a target area for redevelopment and quality of life improvements, among other topics.

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  12. Train accident in Northwest Jacksonville near Trout RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    Jacksonville police are investigating a train crash near the Trout River that left one man dead, according to Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Melissa Bujeda. "The engineer did see the pedestrian near the track but could not stop in time," Bujeda said, adding that homicide investigators were responding to the scene.

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  13. Identity released of 28-year-old homicide victim found in Jacksonville ditch FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Florida Times-Union

    The body of a Jacksonville man found in a Westside ditch Friday has been identified and is being investigated as a homicide. Two students walking to school found 28-year-old Leroy V. Benjamin IV of the 5300 block of Timuquana Road in a drainage ditch off Harlow Boulevard near Fender Drive.

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  14. Groundwork Jacksonville picks Emerick as CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Florida Times-Union

    Groundwork Jacksonville has hired Dawn Emerick as chief executive oficer for the nonprofit focused on revitalizing creeks near downtown Jacksonville and creating a greenway to the Northbank Riverwalk. "Dawn Emerick has the vision, passion and commitment to lead the Groundwork Jacksonville to reach its goals," Mayor Alvin Brown said in a statement Monday.

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  15. House gambling legislation includes South Florida mega-casinos, greyhound decouplingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Florida Times-Union

    Rep. Dana Young's all-emcompassing gambling proposal is guaranteed to get lots of attention this session as members debate whether more Florida facilities should be able to offer slot machines and new types of card games. Not only does her package of four proposed bills touch just about every aspect of gambling from destination resorts in South Florida to family-style amusement games like the ones at Chuck E. Cheese.

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  16. Identity released of Jacksonville man who died Saturday at St. Vincent's Southside hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Florida Times-Union

    Christopher Glenn Street, whose last known address was in the 11200 block of San Jose Boulevard, was declared dead shortly after two acquaintances took him to St. Vincent's hospital on the Southside around 1 a.m. Saturday, police said. No other information about death or where the man had been before he was hospitalized were released.

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  17. Chartrand reappointed to second term on State Board of EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Florida Times-Union

    Gary Chartrand, Executive Chairman of Acosta, is pictured in his office at Acosta in Jacksonville, FL on Monday Jan. 19, 2015. Scott announced his reappointment of Chartrand and fellow State Board of Education member John Colon, of University Park, late last week.

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  18. Meet the candidate: Ramon DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Florida Times-Union

    Ramon Day is a fifth generation Floridian and native of Madison, Florida. He grew up in Jacksonville and worked part-time at his uncle's gas station while at Terry Parker High School and part-time at the Florida National Bank while in college at Jacksonville University.

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  19. Meet the candidate: Scott WilsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Florida Times-Union

    Scott Wilson is all about a life-long focus on community commitment and passion for public service. Wilson realized his early goals while working for the Clerk of the Circuit and County Court.

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  20. Meet the candidate: Doyle CarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Florida Times-Union

    Doyle Carter, Candidate for Jacksonville City Council, District 12, brings the conservative philosophies of old fashion values and common sense government by having less government, improving Westside infrastructure and for a brighter future of life for your children, grandchildren and his. The citizens of District 12 need a leader with experience and determination to make a difference and to bring back trust in government, making government accountable and to create jobs for people of District 12 and Jacksonville.

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