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  1. $23M Mayport military-friendly senior center could be national modelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Financial News & Daily Record

    Developers Wayne McCall and David Kirkland plan to build the $23 million, 119-unit Anthem Lakes in the Mayport area, envisioned as a potential national model for veteran-friendly senior living. Kirkland, retired president of St. Louis-based Allegro Senior Living, said Anthem Lakes is not limited to veterans, but is positioned to serve retired or returning military.

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  2. Downtown jewelers say holiday sales are upRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Financial News & Daily Record

    Jacobs Jewelers along Laura Street has been for nearly 125 years a Jacksonville shopping destination. Roy Thomas has owned the store since 1968.

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  3. Vistakon tank farm now almost $5M projectRead the original story

    Friday | Financial News & Daily Record

    Jacksonville-based Vistakon's proposed solvent tank farm appears to be at least a $4.6 million project, and likely will top that when interior work is permitted. The Johnson & Johnson Vision Care Inc. company makes disposable contact lenses at its 69-acre campus at 7500 Centurion Parkway in Southside's Deerwood Park.

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  4. Wal-Mart Supercenter opening on Collins Road in spring 2016Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Financial News & Daily Record

    Wal-Mart Stores East L.P. bought property at Collins Road and Interstate 295 last week from Gatlin Development Co. Inc., which also sold a site to Gate Petroleum Co.

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  5. Gatlin sells Collins Road land to Wal-Mart and GateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Financial News & Daily Record

    Gatlin Development Co. Inc. bought property last week at Collins Road and Interstate 295 and immediately sold it to Wal-Mart Stores East L.P. and Gate Petroleum Co.

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  6. Final sale at Phil's Shoes, which is closing after 54 yearsRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Financial News & Daily Record

    Doretha Brown found the black crocodile-pattern dress shoes she wanted Monday at Phil's Shoes, intending to wear them at Christmas events and after-five occasions. As a regular customer for at least 10 years, the retired trauma center nurse from UF Health Jacksonville was shopping at Phil's in Northwest Jacksonville for its last Christmas in business.

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  7. $3.3M affordable housing development brings message of hope to the EastsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Financial News & Daily Record

    The Rev. Torin Dailey, head of the First Baptist Church of Oaklan, talks about his father, the Rev.

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  8. Belk to start Regency Square Mall 'moving sale' SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Financial News & Daily Record

    Belk Inc. will start its going-out-of-business sale Sunday at Regency Square Mall to clear out merchandise so it can move to a new store several miles east. Charlotte, N.C.-based Belk opted to not renew its lease at the Arlington shopping center, where it has operated since 2002.

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  9. New Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra president ready to build new audiencesRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Financial News & Daily Record

    That trumpet, which his father taught him to play, was more than a musical instrument to Massey. It became a way for the son of a career Marine to make friends each time the family moved to a new city every three years or so.

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  10. Fullwood, Gaffney have similar priorities for House District 13Read the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Financial News & Daily Record

    It's the platform Reggie Fullwood is using to try and win back the state House seat he's held since 2010. They're also the same priorities Johnny Gaffney has in trying to win the seat himself.

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  11. What is the status of six key Downtown projects?Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Financial News & Daily Record

    The Daily Record sat down with Aundra Wallace, CEO of the Downtown Investment Authority, for an update on six projects that have been major points of conversation in terms of 21st-century urban renewal in Jacksonville. The DIA board voted in July 2013 to allow the city's Office of Economic Development to take over the projects, which are now back with the authority.

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  12. $30M office park eyed at Gate ParkwayRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Financial News & Daily Record

    Citing a strong Gate Parkway office market, Chestnut Hill Investments partners J.J. Conners and J.T. Thornton want to develop a potential $30 million project. Conners, principal with Chestnut Hill and Fairlead Commercial Real Estate, said the group expects to buy about 15.5 acres at southwest Gate Parkway South and Burnt Mill Road in the first quarter of 2015.

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  13. Food notes: Work underway at Laveranues Coles' Downtown Levels NightclubRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Financial News & Daily Record

    More than a year after retired NFL wide receiver Laveranues Coles Jr. bought a two-story Downtown building, the Levels Nightclub he plans there is under construction for a possible opening in early 2015. Coles said Tuesday he had been shooting for a New Year's opening but will not rush the work.

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  14. Rimrock Devlin breaks ground on Jacksonville University residences hallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Financial News & Daily Record

    'This project represents a new era for campus life at Jacksonville University,' JU President Tim Cost said in a news release. Jacksonville University is at 2800 University Blvd. N. The residential hall is designed as a three-wing, four-story, 70,000-square-foot project.

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  15. Workspace: Janet Owens is enjoying her 'dream job' as LISC Jacksonville executive directorRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Financial News & Daily Record

    Since August 2010, she has served as executive director of LISC Jacksonville, part of the national Local Initiatives Support Corp. It's one of 30 local affiliates of a national nonprofit created more than 30 years ago by the Ford Foundation to revitalize and improve neighborhoods. On a national level, LISC administers grants and loans available to accomplish the mission on a local level.

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  16. Regency Centers adds 4th Brooklyn buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Financial News & Daily Record

    Brooklyn Station on Riverside, the mushrooming shopping center that features The Fresh Market and Corner Bakery Cafe, will add its fourth building, completing the project by next spring. The newest structure will house Burrito Gallery, Zoes Kitchen, the Hyppo Gourmet Ice Pops and two more tenants yet to be identified, according to a site plan by developer Regency Centers Corp. The shell structure could be ready for tenant build-out in April, according to Regency Centers senior leasing agent Patrick McKinley.

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  17. Gordon wins Schickel award from E. Robert Williams Inn of CourtRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Financial News & Daily Record

    The E. Robert Williams Inn of Court's holiday dinner featured the presentation of the John J. Schickel Professionalism Award to attorney Alan M. Gordon. Gordon is a Jacksonville district mediator and past president of the Williams Inn of Court.

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  18. CSX pays $30M for building next to Downtown headquartersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Financial News & Daily Record

    CSX Corp. bought the 550 Water Street Building on Tuesday for $30 million, exercising a purchase option in its lease at the Downtown office structure where about 1,000 of its employees operate. Jacksonville-based CSX, through The Atlantic Land and Improvement Co., bought the property from BP Graham LLC, based in Alabama.

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  19. CSX buys 550 Water St. for $30 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Financial News & Daily Record

    Jacksonville-based CSX, through The Atlantic Land and Improvement Co., bought the Downtown property from BP Graham LLC, based in Alabama. The sale was recorded Wednesday with the Duval County Clerk of Court.

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  20. JEA seeks bids for substation at CecilRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Financial News & Daily Record

    JEA is soliciting bids to build a substation at Cecil Commerce Center North, another step toward developing a targeted portion of the former Westside Naval Air Station for major economic development. The city-owned utility published the Invitation for Bid on Nov. 21 and scheduled a mandatory pre-bid meeting for 10:30 a.m. Thursday at its Customer Center Downtown.

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