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DESTIN AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Leaders In Business Lunch & Annual Membership Meeting Sponsored by Warren Averett to be held Jan. 8, 2019

Please join us for our Jan. 8 Leaders In Business Lunch Sponsored by Warren Averett, as the gavel is passed to our 2019 Chairman of the Board, and our 2019 Board of Directors are inducted.

BAY COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: First Friday with the Beach to be held Jan. 11, 2019

Going strong since 1957, First Friday is one of the Chamber’s most popular events.

Florida Institute of Technology has most student athletes in state

Florida Institute of Technology ranked No. 1 for student athletic participation in the state, according to a Florida Business Daily analysis of college sports participation.

Florida building permits: September 2018

Florida issued 10,481 building permits for privately owned housing during September, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

Florida’s population rose 1.5% from mid-2017 to mid-2018

Florida’s population increased by 322,513, or 1.5 percent between July 1, 2017, and July 1, 2018, according to estimates released this week by the U.S. Census Bureau.

Analysis: Short-term health plans in Miami 43% less than market plans

The monthly cost of short-term health insurance plans in Miami is $331.95, 43 percent below the cost of individual market plans, according to a recent analysis by the Foundation for Government Accountability (FGA).

College wrestling earned nearly $350,000 for Florida schools in 2016

Southeastern University wrestling brought in $20,207 per athlete in revenue in 2016, according to a Business Daily analysis of U.S. Department of Education data.

JAX CHAMBER: K9s for Warriors graduates 500th Warrior-Canine Team

K9s For Warriors celebrated its 500th graduate last night, seven years after graduating its first warrior-canine team.

These 2-year schools have the worst 'on time' graduation rates in Florida

Miami Lakes Educational Center and Technical College, Ultrasound Medical Institute and Lindsey Hopkins Technical College have the lowest 'on time' graduation rates among two-year schools in Florida, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fede

CENTRAL FLORIDA PARTNERSHIP: The Orlando region's mission to advance broad-based prosperity

The Orlando Economic Partnership (the Partnership) led a collective effort, engaging leadership, staff and stakeholders in the development of a strategic framework for the region’s future.

These 2-year schools have the top 'on time' graduation rates in Florida

Med-Life Institute-Naples, Mercy Hospital School of Practical Nursing-Plantation General Hospital and The Salon Professional Academy-Ft Myers have the best 'on time' graduation rates among two-year schools in Florida, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

Analysis: Home affordability in Polk County tanks

Polk County had the lowest home affordability index in Florida in the third quarter, according to an analysis of 440 counties by ATTOM Data Solutions.

DESTIN AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: ''And the winners are...'' Destin Chamber Awards Outstanding Members

On Dec. 13, 200 Destin Chamber members gathered to celebrate the successes of 2018 and honor outstanding community members.

Analysis: Which college golf program grossed the most in the U.S.

The University of West Florida and Southeastern University top the list of highest grossing men's college golf programs nationwide in 2016

BAY COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Air Force proposes to base F-35s at Tyndall, supplemental funds needed to build advanced fighter base

Following the damage to Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida, caused by Hurricane Michael, the Air Force is recommending that Congress use supplemental funding for rebuilding the base to prepare to receive the F-35 Lightning II fighter at the north Florida installation.

ST. PETERSBURG AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: CBIZ Announces employee promotions

The Tampa Bay office of CBIZ MHM, LLC announces the promotions of three employees.

GREATER FORT LAUDERDALE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: 155,000 Jobs Added, U.S. Unemployment Rate Unchanged

Total nonfarm payroll employment increased by 155,000 in November, and the unemployment rate remained unchanged at 3.7 percent, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Job gains occurred in health care, in manufacturing, and in transportation and warehousing.

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