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North Florida Land Trust hires land manager
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North Florida Land Trust hires land manager

The North Florida Land Trust appointed Matt Greene as the organization's land manager. Greene will be responsible for land management and...

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Sunday Notebook: New building will reorient Wolfson Children's/Baptist Medical
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Sunday Notebook: New building will reorient Wolfson Children's/Baptist Medical

Groundbreaking for a new seven-story building known as Wolfson Children's Critical Care Tower got underway Tuesday. The facility will serve as a...

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Sunday Notebook: Bankers Life building sold
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Sunday Notebook: Bankers Life building sold

The Bankers Life building at the Southpoint area of Jacksonville was sold for $4.33 million. NAI Hallmark brokered the deal for the six-story,...

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Shipping containers could become downtown apartments
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Shipping containers could become downtown apartments

Jacksonville has no shortage of shipping containers on its port docks, but a developer has a completely different idea for how to use those big...

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Jacksonville council member among finalists for top downtown job
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Jacksonville council member among finalists for top downtown job

The search for the next CEO of Jacksonville's Downtown Investment Authority is down to City Council member Lori Boyer and two economic development...

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Study from 2015 shows a vision for Jacksonville Landing's future
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Study from 2015 shows a vision for Jacksonville Landing's future

The Jacksonville Landing saga has had so many twists and turns that a $100,000 design study the city did in 2015 has gone from being yesteryear's...

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After years of preservation planning, 'Bugtussle' opening to everyone
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After years of preservation planning, 'Bugtussle' opening to everyone

When Tom Spencer's engineer father finished globe-trotting jobs in Africa or Australia in the 1950s, his family would head home to Duval County,...

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Sunday Notebook: New industrial facility being built
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Sunday Notebook: New industrial facility being built

A new industrial building is under construction at Jacksonville's Perimeter West Industrial Park. The facility will have 155,820 square feet of...

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New City Rescue Mission chocolate shop serves up bonbons and job skills
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New City Rescue Mission chocolate shop serves up bonbons and job skills

At Charis Chocolates, Jacksonville's newest chocolatier, Cheryl Clark is in charge of product development. She gets to experiment with milk...

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It's Easier Here: Big things under the radar
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It's Easier Here: Big things under the radar

A twice-weekly Florida Times-Union newsletter with local political commentary by columnist Nate Monroe on all that is easy - or sleazy - in the...

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Councilman-elect calls for community brain-storming on Landing's future
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Councilman-elect calls for community brain-storming on Landing's future

City Council member-elect Matt Carlucci made a pitch Wednesday for the city to use a charrette-style workshop for residents to brainstorm ideas...

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Councilman-elect calls for community brain-storming on Jacksonville Landing's future
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Councilman-elect calls for community brain-storming on Jacksonville Landing's future

City Council member-elect Matt Carlucci made a pitch Wednesday for the city to use a charrette-style workshop for residents to brainstorm ideas...

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We Care Jacksonville and uninsured patients 'rejoice' at new lifesaver
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We Care Jacksonville and uninsured patients 'rejoice' at new lifesaver

Toni Peters called her fainting episodes "falling out." They stemmed from high blood pressure and embarrassed her, particularly when they occurred...

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Sunday Notebook: UF Health, YMCA break ground on center
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Sunday Notebook: UF Health, YMCA break ground on center

UF Health Jacksonville and the First Coast YMCA broke ground Thursday on a new 36,000-square-foot wellness facility. UF Health Rehabilitation...

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Mississippi developers dodge new questions about past struggles, abandon Berkman 2 plans
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Mississippi developers dodge new questions about past struggles, abandon Berkman 2 plans

Not one for surprises, Jacksonville City Councilman John Crescimbeni wanted to know whether a Mississippi development firm had any unflattering...

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Proposed Raines, Ribault consolidations draw opposition
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Proposed Raines, Ribault consolidations draw opposition

Historic but outdated and deteriorating Raines and Ribault high schools would be consolidated with feeder schools unless the Duval County School...

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Investor behind proposed Berkman II delinquent in taxes in New Orleans project
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Investor behind proposed Berkman II delinquent in taxes in New Orleans project

The head of the Mississippi-based development firm behind the proposed Berkman II redevelopment project, which could receive up to $36 million in...

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Chris Hong: A return to public land
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Chris Hong: A return to public land

If you enjoy uplifting stories with happy endings, go find something else to read. I'd suggest starting with one of the many heartwarming columns...

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Long closed, Jacksonville's historic Brewster Hospital reopening as offices
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Long closed, Jacksonville's historic Brewster Hospital reopening as offices

Brewster Hospital's original building survived Jacksonville's Fire of 1901 and the racial isolation of the Jim Crow era. After years of obscurity,...

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Ocearch shark-chasers coming to Mayport
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Ocearch shark-chasers coming to Mayport

When the shark-hunting team from Ocearch at Jacksonville University gave the name "Miss May" to a white shark caught 40 miles off Mayport, the name...

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Mark Woods: They want to see this building saved?
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Mark Woods: They want to see this building saved?

Mark Woods: We're settling into our offices on the second floor of the Wells Fargo Center, unpacking boxes, enjoying the sense of a fresh start in...

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Mark Woods: They want to see the Times-Union building saved?
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Mark Woods: They want to see the Times-Union building saved?

Mark Woods: They want to see this building saved? We're settling into our offices on the second floor of the Wells Fargo Center, unpacking boxes,...

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JEA board selects new HQ site near courthouse
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JEA board selects new HQ site near courthouse

The JEA board Tuesday afternoon selected a site on West Adams Street near the Duval County Courthouse for its new headquarters. Ryan Companies U. S...

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Sunday Notebook: Industrial park to open at Beaches
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Sunday Notebook: Industrial park to open at Beaches

A new industrial park is slated to open in the Beaches community this summer by AB Beach Boulevard LLC. The 85,000-square-foot industrial park is...

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JEA releases final offers for new headquarters
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JEA releases final offers for new headquarters

Three developers in the running to build a new JEA headquarters submitted final offers that peg a wide range of costs for the new building that...

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Council votes to raze Landing, pay off Sleimans
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Council votes to raze Landing, pay off Sleimans

The Jacksonville Landing is heading into the history books. The City Council voted Tuesday for a settlement agreement that ends a tense legal...

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Council seals deal to buy out Jacksonville Landing
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Council seals deal to buy out Jacksonville Landing

The Jacksonville Landing is heading into the history books. The City Council voted Tuesday for a settlement agreement that ends a tense legal...

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Sunday Notebook:
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A 14-screen movie theater is in the works for Jacksonville's Intracoastal West area. Sleiman Enterprises development firm announced it reached a...

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Sunday Notebook: Movie theater planned for Intracoastal West
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Sunday Notebook: Movie theater planned for Intracoastal West

A 14-screen movie theater is in the works for Jacksonville's Intracoastal West area. Sleiman Enterprises development firm announced it reached a...

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Movie theater planned for Intracoastal West
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Movie theater planned for Intracoastal West

A 14-screen movie theater is in the works for Jacksonville's Intracoastal West area. Sleiman Enterprises development firm announced it reached a...

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