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Landsea Homes Launches ‘High Performance Home’ Program in Florida

Landsea Homes has officially launched its High Performance Home Program across Florida.

Florida Teen JW Johnson Wins 3rd Pro Pickleball Triple Crown

19-year-old JW Johnson, from Delray Beach, reached his third pro Pickleball Triple Crown this year.

Coldwell Banker Move Meter Data Reveals Where Americans Are Dreaming of Moving

Fresh data from the Move Meter shows trends and insights into where Americans are dreaming of moving.

‘Future of Work Florida’ Embraces Career and Technical Education

The Future of Work Florida is a new initiative to galvanize support for Career and Technical Education among businesses, parents, grandparents and students.

Increased Demand for Nude Pickleball in Florida

There is a report indicating an increased demand for nude pickleball in Florida.

Florida Realtors: Homeowners Take Steps for Summer Holiday Safety

Florida Realtors recommends that homeowners take precautions to protect their residences when they're not around.

Celebrity Interior Designer Makes Real Estate History Selling Miami Mansion

Celebrity interior designer Cheryl Eisen makes real estate history selling Miami mansion for highest price per square foot ever recorded in town.

Strike While the Iron Is Hot with New Dating Wearable Technology

Dating apps are facing competition: a Florida company is eliminating virtual dating and bringing back real-life encounters with wearable technology.

2022 Florida Python Challenge Details Announced

Governor Ron DeSantis announced details for registration for the 2022 Florida Python Challenge and the dates for the annual 10-day event.

Auction of $6.495 Million 6,000+ Sq Ft Bayfront Mansion in Florida

The Florida home features a boat dock and lifts for watercraft, lush tropical gardens and landscaping, impact-resistant hurricane glass, and stunning views.

Record Funding for Alzheimer’s and Related Dementias in Florida

Florida Governor DeSantis highlights record funding for Alzheimer’s, establishes the Ramping up Education of Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia for You Act.

Florida Business Secured $600k Deal on ABC’s Shark Tank

The Transformation Factory is a black-owned and operated business founded by entrepreneur Alexiou Gibson.

Dubai Developer Plans Ultra-Luxurious Miami Condos in Surfside

The Dubai-based developer plans to build an ultra-luxurious, CAVALLI branded Miami condominium project.

CanPay Expands to Reach Nearly All of Florida’s Cannabis Consumers

Florida has now adopted CanPay, a legitimate payment network for cannabis merchants and consumers.

JBM Sold Two Florida Luxury Apartments for $221.7 Million

Jamie May's multifamily brokerage team at JBM Institutional Multifamily Advisors closed on two additional Florida Class A+ communities.

$2.8 Million Invested to Support Affordable Housing Efforts in Florida

Woodforest National Bank is financing several affordable housing developments in Florida through a $2.8 million guidance line of credit.

U.S. Postal Service Releases Dog Attack National Rankings

More than 5,400 U.S. Postal Service employees were attacked by dogs in the United States in 2021.

Planet Fitness Offers High School Summer Pass: Teens Work Out Free

Planet Fitness is offering teens the chance to work out free all summer long.

Climate First Bank Unveils New Digital Solar Lending Platform

Climate First Bank, the world’s first FDIC-insured community bank founded to fight the climate crisis, launched its new digital solar lending platform.

Florida Resident Hits $1.3 Million Jackpot at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa

A lucky Clearwater, Florida resident visited Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tampa and won a $1,307,076 jackpot.

Baby Formula Crisis: SimpliFed to Offer Free Virtual Appointments, Classes for Families

SimpliFed is offering free appointments and free virtual classes for currently pregnant and postpartum families in response to baby formula crisis.

Florida Tourism Continues to Grow

Florida welcomed 36 million total visitors in Q1 2022 according to VISIT FLORIDA, and Orlando is having an "exponential rebound."

Mailbox Improvement Week Arrives in Time for Spring Cleaning

The U.S. Postal Service is asking Florida homeowners to inspect and repair their mailboxes during Mailbox Improvement Week, May 15th to May 21st.

Florida’s Teachers Still Among Nation’s Worst Paid

As inflation grows, Florida’s teachers remain stuck near the bottom nationally when it comes to average pay, despite investments by the legislature.

Florida Mom Wins First Place in Bodybuilding Show

A Florida mother recently won first place in a bodybuilding show, saying it was all for her kids.

Florida National Guard Training Ukrainians in Germany

The Pentagon confirmed this week that the Florida National Guard is taking a leading role in training Ukrainians in Germany.

Tide and World Wildlife Fund Encourage Next Impactful Eco-Habit: Washing in Cold

Americans are looking for more ways to save energy in their daily lives: “wash your laundry in cold water.”

CVS Health Reaches Opioid Settlement Agreement with State of Florida

CVS Health entered into an agreement with the State of Florida to resolve opioid claims dating back more than a decade.

Florida High School Dropout Re-Engagement Program Helps Students Push Through Challenges

As schools struggle helping students regain ground lost to COVID-19, a Florida public high school dropout re-engagement program celebrated strong results.

Florida Author Explores Survivorship in Debut Book

The #MeToo movement meets Greek mythology in Florida author Raegen M. Pietrucha’s debut full-length poetry collection, “Head of a Gorgon."