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Era of Soaring House Prices Comes to an End as Central Banks Hike Rates | Larry Elliot

IIt’s finish. An era of steadily rising house prices spurred on by cheap money is coming to an end. Central banks have created a colossal housing boom and they will soon have to deal with the consequences of the bursting of the bubble. In China, this is already the case. Banks in the world’s second-largest […]

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Florida enters 3rd month of high COVID cases

COVID-19 cases in Florida averaged 10,478 per day during the 7-day period July 22-28. This is the ninth week in a row that the average number of daily cases has topped 10,000. Florida hospitals had more than 4,000 confirmed COVID-19 patients as of Friday. Federal health officials reported Thursday that all but three Florida counties […]

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Carbon market redevelopment, from proposal to demolitions

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Images of the demolition of stalls at the historic Carbon Market have sparked anxiety among vendors, as well as nostalgia and sadness among many Cebuanos. But the events that led to the tense standoff between vendors and police dragged on for years. Rappler lists the key events in the redevelopment of […]

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MULTIMEDIA ADDED Real Estate Powerhouse Fredrik Eklund Introduces REAL, a New App to Change the Global Real Estate Industry by Enhancing Agent Profiles and Connecting Subscribers with Their Ideal Agents | Company

LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–July 29, 2022– Fredrik Eklund, founder of Douglas Elliman’s most productive team, the Eklund | Gomes Team, and alumnus of Bravo TV’s “Million Dollar Listing” franchise, has announced that he is the co-founder of a revolutionary new social app for real estate called REAL. Eklund partnered with Thomas Ma, a Hong Kong licensed […]

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Commissioners approve bill to choose designated homeless area – WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports

MIAMI (WSVN) – City of Miami commissioners have made a decision on a homelessness policy. Government officials went back and forth over what to do with its homeless population on Thursday. The City of Miami has tried to clean up tent cities and encampment neighborhoods in recent years trying to balance the needs of the […]

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Iowa Governor’s Mansion Home Armory Doesn’t Need a Zoning Permit

A proposed gun-selling business in a residential home across from the Iowa governor’s mansion does not need a city permit to operate, city officials say. Elizabeth and Travis Aslin from Des Moines called on the Des Moines Zoning Adjustment Board a conditional use license to allow their firearms business to operate from their home at […]

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Popular Your Valuable Home Podcast is launching a special series of 5 podcasts, The Real Estate Roundup

Your Valuable Home Podcast is brought to you by our sponsor, ProVia, manufacturers of doors, windows, siding, stone and roofing. Hear interviews with raw land and residential rental experts, plus market valuations by real estate professionals in NY, PA, FL, MD, NC, and CA. WASHINGTON CROSSING, PENNSYLVANIA, USA, July 28, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — With an […]

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This accused January 6 insurgent from Tampa shows up at Florida House from jail

LARGO — Jeremy Michael Brown, the only Republican awaiting the winner of the Democratic primary for a seat in the Florida House representing parts of Pinellas and Hillsborough counties, faces charges related to the Jan. 6 uprising. And he’s campaigning from Pinellas County Jail, where he’s being held on a federal felony felony charge stemming […]

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City of Canning wants students to learn about local government and ‘civic opportunities’

The town of Canning is going back to school to inspire a new generation to care about local government and civic opportunity. The council’s three-year youth engagement plan hopes to reactivate youth summits and attract community-minded young people to form a leadership and referral group, the likes of which have plummeted during the COVID years. […]

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China’s housing crisis worsens amid homebuyer boycott movement

The crisis in the Chinese real estate market, illustrated by the failure of Evergrande, the country’s most indebted real estate developer last November, is spreading. It threatens a significant drop in economic growth under conditions where the government is struggling to cope with the effects of the COVID pandemic. Residential buildings developed by Evergrande in […]

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FSU Film School Launches Free Screening of MFA Graduate Students’ Synthesis Work

Still image from “The Sunlight of Your Tongue”. At the end of the 2022 summer semester, Florida State University College of Motion Picture Arts presents a free public screening of graduate thesis films to the Tallahassee community. The films will be screened in two parts on Saturday, July 30 at the Ruby Diamond Concert Hall […]

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Vinay Mehindru, MD, MBA appointed to the board of directors of RetinalGenix Technologies Inc.

Enter Wall Street with StreetInsider Premium. Claim your one week free trial here. PETALUMA, Calif., July 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — RetinaGenix™ Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: RTGN) (“RetinalGenix” or the “Company”), today announced the appointment of Vinay Mehindru, MD, MBA to the board of directors of RetinalGenix Technologies, Inc. Dr. Mehindru is a multi-talented senior executive […]

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38% of Seattle homebuyers will go over budget by $100,000

The National The housing market ‘cooling’ continues – again, it’s all relative to the crazy real estate year that was 2021 – with bidding wars falling below 50% nationwide for the first time since the onset of the pandemic and a slowdown in local year-over-year growth significantly. That doesn’t mean Seattle-area home buyers […]

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Noles News: Fall camp, big FSU football recruiting weekend on the horizon

FLORIDA STATE — Preseason camp is right around the corner, and excitement is building for the FSU faithful. A big recruiting weekend is coming up, some NFL Noles have been making headlines, and football and baseball fields are being upgraded. Soccer This upcoming week kicks off Tuesday for the Florida State Seminoles with a pre-camp […]

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Why shark encounters are increasing along the US East Coast

Washington (AFP) – Sunscreen, insect repellent and the Sharktivity app are must-have beach accessories this summer along the US East Coast, as man-shark encounters increase. Ironically, conservation gains for vulnerable species could be driving the unfortunate rise, experts say, while there could also be a link to climate as apex predator prey moves higher. new […]

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City Corner: Keep Victoria Beautiful taps into the desire to give back | Government

When the new Keep Victoria Beautiful held its first freeway cleanup last year, around 80 community members came out to lend a hand. Our recent Earth Day cleanup had over 240 people, and I have a feeling they’re only going to get bigger. It’s no surprise that the program has grown so much. When I […]

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This real estate stock is a screaming buy for 2022 and beyond

You might be frustrated if you have been a shareholder of Data Center REIT Digital Real Estate Trust (DLR 1.85%); the stock has fallen nearly 30% since January, leaving stocks just 10% higher than five years ago. However, don’t assume that the next five years will look like recent times; here’s why the stock could […]

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Florida state leaders work to expand program to help men become better fathers – WFTV

Video: Florida is working on a new program to help men become better fathers There’s a new program to help Florida men become better fathers. (James Tutten, WFTV.com/WFTV) ORLANDO, Fla. — There’s a new program to help Florida men become better fathers. READ: Congressional proposal aims to help foster kids get driver’s licenses State Senator […]

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Judge asked to block city council districts ahead of 2023 election

Bryan Simpson US Courthouse in Jacksonville [Michael Rivera] Credit: Michael Rivera Activists asked a federal judge on Friday to block new maps of city council districts in the ongoing Jacksonville redistricting lawsuit, a first step to expedite the trial ahead of the 2023 election. The Jacksonville Branch of the NAACPthe North Side Coalitionthe ACLU of […]

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Mandaue unveils rehabilitation plan for Mahiga Stream, Butuanon River

The Butuanon River, after a clean-up campaign led by the Mandaue city government last June. This, along with Mahiga Stream, is the scope of the Integrated River Rehabilitation Plan (IRRP) by the Mandaue City Environment and Natural Resources Office (MCENRO) and their partner agencies. | Photo courtesy of Mandaue City PIO. The Mandaue City Environment […]

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Florida woman sues over $26 in unclaimed funds, claims state owes interest

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — The state’s chief financial officer is being sued by a Florida woman accusing the state of violating the Fifth Amendment and owing residents interest payments on unclaimed funds. Plaintiff Alieda Maron, of St. Petersburg, sued and requested a jury trial. In Maron’s lawsuit, filed in federal court in Tallahassee, the nature […]

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How rare are the attacks? What to do around a

Three people were killed in alligator attacks in 2022. Alligator attacks are rare and there is even less chance of being killed by one. Alligators are naturally afraid of humans, but will attack in some cases. An 80-year-old Florida woman was killed in an alligator attack after her fell into a pond alongside a golf […]

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Mayor Adams makes major investments in film and television industry

July 21, 2022 Mayor Adams’ Economic Recovery Plan Spotlight Initiative, the plan includes First time Cinema and television Industry Council The meeting of New Deputy Commissioner for cinema office in Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment Mayor Panels Executive Decree 21, Require every agency to have a liaison with the film office ​NEW YORK – […]

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Jordan Travis set to lead Florida State in 2022

Florida State and the rest of the ACC football teams gather in Charlotte this week for ACC Media Days. The Florida State Seminoles, led by West Palm Beach native and former Benjamin Bucs quarterback Jordan Travis, are looking to improve on their 5-7 record from a year ago. Many predict that Travis will be one […]

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Planned Parenthood, Vote Mama Back Annette Taddeo for Congress

Miami Senator Annette Taddeo got mentions this week in its bid for the National Reproductive Health Nonprofit Planned Parenthood Congress and vote moma political committee dedicated to the election of Democratic mothers. Taddeo’s campaign announced the endorsements on Monday and Tuesday, respectively. They join many other local people, state and federal organizations, unions and elected […]

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Omaha City Council Expresses Support for Central Library Project | Politics and government

The Omaha City Council on Tuesday signaled broad support for a plan that would see the city contribute millions of dollars toward the construction of a new central library. With the expected approval of a deal between the city and local nonprofit Heritage Omaha, the city would commit to spending $20 million on the new […]

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Lument Securities advises Stonerise Healthcare on sale

NEW YORK, July 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Lument Securities (Lument) recently advised Stonerise Healthcare (Stonerise), the leading provider of skilled nursing and transitional care in West Virginiawhen it was sold to a group made up of a New Yorka real estate investment company and an operating partner — CommuniCare Health Services. Stonerise was founded in […]

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WMNF | Sustainable Living: Protecting Florida’s Birds of Prey and the Dangers of Rodenticides

July 18, 2022 by Anni Ellis, Kenny Coogan & Colleen Cole and filed under News & Public Affairs, Sustainable Living. Today on sustainable living we spoke to Barb Walker. We discussed Central Florida’s birds of prey and the dangers they and our environment face due to rodenticides. Guest Speaker Background Barb has spent the past […]

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The mayor and other city leaders dedicate the new neighborhood square in the center of Charmoli in a new space

Jane Charmoli, founding member of Neighborhood Place, honored Mayor Greg Fischer, Neighborhood Place representatives, community members, members of the Louisville Metro Council, and friends and family of Jane Charmoli today officially opened the reopened Charmoli Center Neighborhood Place at a new site in the east of Jefferson County. “Compassion is one of our city’s core […]

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Major U.S. banks see loan growth slow as outlook for demand and economy darkens

NEW YORK, July 18 (Reuters) – U.S. bank executives expressed optimism about loan growth as demand for consumer and corporate borrowing rebounded in the second quarter from pandemic lows, but warned that demand could weaken later this year if the deteriorating economic outlook begins to hurt consumer confidence. Analysts and investors are closely watching loan […]

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‘Nobody’s coming to save us’: Florida Democrats struggle ahead of August primary

“Nobody’s coming to save us,” State Rep. Fentrice Driskell (D-Tampa), the new House Democratic leader, said during a Saturday morning session held by black Democrats in Florida. Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried, who is running in the Democratic primary for governor, said emphatically in an interview that Democrats would be cut off from domestic donors if […]

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Gavin Newsom Reveals Real Motivation Behind Ron DeSantis Ad

California Democratic Governor Gavin Newsom has revealed why he took aim at Florida Governor Ron DeSantis in a July 4 ad. Newsom paid for an ad to run in Florida over the July 4 weekend and urged Americans to leave DeSantis’ Florida for California. He argued their freedoms were under attack as he highlighted contentious […]

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How Philadelphia City Government Understaffing Affects You

Across Philadelphia city government, approximately 4,000 positions are currently unfilled, creating barriers for city employees trying to provide even basic services. A report by the Inquirer found that a wave of retirements and resignations during the pandemic has left approximately 1 in 7 municipal jobs vacant. The city has been unable to hire employees as […]

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Mike Copeland: Staying Cool at L3Harris; Real estate ahead; Waco under 40; Restaurant Overview | Local business news

The L3Harris aircraft modification plant in Waco has plenty of space and plenty of people to keep cool: half a million square feet and 1,200, respectively. So the game plan includes coolers filled with ice water, neck cooling wraps, electrolyte popsicles, extra fans for use inside airplanes, one-ton coolers that will run on 120 volts […]

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COVID positivity rates are rising in South Florida, state data shows

MIAMI – COVID positivity rates, an indicator of the spread of the disease, have increased in South Florida, according to the state Department of Health’s report of July 8-14 data released Friday. Broward County saw the biggest increase. The positivity rate for new cases rose from 17.6% to 19.6% in two weeks. There were 7,169 […]

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Bangkok’s new governor challenges government stranglehold on power – Analysis – Eurasia Review

By Mathis Lohatepanont* On June 1, 2022, Chadchart Sittipunt officially took office as Governor of Bangkok. In doing so, he became the first person identified with the Thai opposition camp to rise to a top executive position since the military coup of May 2014. Chadchart won in a landslide on May 22, 2022, coming first […]

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Where real estate costs for tech companies are the highest

The San Francisco Bay Area topped a recent survey ranking the most expensive tech markets in the United States, with the industry’s average employee salary at $140,000 a year. That’s about $18,000 more than Seattle, the second-highest market, according to CBRE research. The company says the average salary of tech workers in 15 of the […]

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Plant City, FSU southpaw Parker Messick mixes a 4-high shuffle with a burst of speed

From the porch of his hotel room, Parker Messick responded to a “warning call” from Mike Bell. The Florida State pitching coach wanted to know the reason for Messick’s declining speed since his commitment in September 2017. It was just a bad start, replied the southpaw. His Florida Burn team had traveled out of town […]

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Monkeypox vaccine appointments available at Miami-Dade, Broward – NBC 6 South Florida

The Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade and Broward counties is now offering monkeypox vaccine appointments. A person must be vaccinated with two doses of the Jynneos vaccine to be fully immunized against monkeypox, the second dose 28 days after receiving the first. In Miami-Dade County, health officials said they are only providing the vaccine […]

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Portsmouth City Council weighs $2.35m on bill to repair neglected leisure center – The Virginian-Pilot

PORTSMOUTH – At one point the city of Portsmouth turned its back on the leisure center that anchored the historic district of Port Norfolk. And now it’s time for the city to pay the full price for its neglect of the nearly 100-year-old building. At a meeting of Portsmouth City Council On Tuesday the town […]

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Real estate in Vietnam still attracts foreign investors

Foreign direct investment (FDI) in Vietnam increased continuously in the first half of this year, especially in the real estate sector which attracted 3.15 billion dollars, or 22.5% of the total registered capital. Vietnam News Agency (VNA), quoted real estate consultant Savills Vietnam, which said that two-thirds of companies engaged in Vietnamese real estate are […]

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Eunic Ortiz is running for Florida State Senate in the 24th District

Born and raised, Florida Democrat Eunic Ortiz is running for the Florida State Senate in the 24th District. Raised in Pinellas County by educators who served in the military, she wants to work in government and remains an adjunct professor at the University of Florida, teaching ethics and organizing a labor union. Ortiz is running […]

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FWC may ban goliath grouper handline fishing at 11 spawning sites

Florida Fish and Wildlife officials on Wednesday proposed new gear restrictions aimed at protecting goliath grouper from potentially dangerous hand-line techniques. The rule would prohibit anglers at 11 locations off Martin and Palm Beach counties from catching goliath groupers using handline fishing gear for three months each year, from July 1 to September 30, when […]

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Why New York City workers are quitting en masse

New York City, the nation’s largest municipal employer, is facing an exodus of municipal workers that has led to increased job openings and difficulty providing basic municipal services. The wave of departures has included health care workers, parks workers, police officers and child protective services workers. Some are senior civil servants with decades of experience; […]

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Denver real estate market: boom or bust?

Denver Proven Home Buyer Denver real estate experts are uncertain about the future of the housing market. Local homebuyers lend authority to the argument as Denver home prices stagnate. DENVER, CO, USA, July 12, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — “Denver Home Values ​​May Fall in Next 12 Months, Bold Claim by Local Real Estate Investor and Denver […]

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Teel: Who drew the toughest hand in the revised ACC football schedule? | Middle School

At the risk of violating current sportswriters code, some ACC football observations unrelated to the conference realignment: Two days before Southern California and UCLA’s move to the Big Ten hit the headlines, the league unveiled its new football scheduling model, relegating the Atlantic and Coastal divisions to mothballs. The format is ideal for a 14-team […]

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Zoning updates will benefit Gainesville

We strongly support the City of Gainesville’s efforts to update zoning regulations to reflect the current needs of our city. Gainesville’s population has always grown, but it is growing at a faster rate now than before. As climate change affects coastal and South Florida cities, we expect Gainesville’s population to continue to grow rapidly. Our […]

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Lewisville City Council approves parking orders in bid to ease vehicle congestion

Lewisville municipal Council approved a pair of parking orders at its July 11 meeting. First, council voted unanimously to ban parking on a segment of Lake Falls Terrace, an entrance street between Memorial Elementary School and the Lakewood Hills subdivision. The move aims to ease congestion in the area during school pick-up and drop-off times. […]

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Is it time to worry that real estate is collapsing like in 2008?

It’s not a question of “if” but a question of “when” housing will lose its luster, and residential real estate prices will drop. In fact, evidence is emerging that the downtrend has already begun. “In the United States, mortgage applications are down 28% from their peak, new home sales are down 17% and housing starts […]

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Noles News: Recruitment news, Noles among the Pros, change of conference

FLORIDA STATE – Last weekend many present and former Noles shone and on the horizon today is a big potential pickup for Mike Norvell and company on the recruiting trail. There’s a new Florida State Amateur Golf Champion, and a few NBA Noles have had and shown love. Let’s go. Soccer Over the past few […]

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Florida prisons offer to cut family visits, drawing strong objections

Florida state-run prisons would be allowed to cut inmate visits in half to reflect staffing shortages under new rules proposed this week by the state Department of Corrections. Advocates for detainees and their families oppose it, saying the visits are a boon to detainee behavior and help maintain the family ties essential to the success […]

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Chinese bank depositors face police in angry protest | Economic news

By KEN MORITSUGU, Associated Press BEIJING (AP) — A large crowd of angry Chinese bank depositors clashed with police on Sunday, some roughed up as they were taken away, in a case that has drawn attention over previous attempts to use an app COVID-19 monitoring to prevent them from mobilizing. Hundreds of people held banners […]

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Artis Real Estate Investment Trust (OTCMKTS: ARESF) Receives Average “Hold” Recommendation From Brokerages

Shares of Artis Real Estate Investment Trust (OTCMKTS: ARESF – Get Rating) earned a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the six analysts who currently cover the company, MarketBeat reports. Two equity research analysts rated the stock with a holding rating. The 1-year average price target among analysts who have covered the stock over the past […]

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Conference realignment: Phil Knight resorts to cold calling for Oregon as Pac-12, Big 12 and ACC look for lifelines

The real impact of this latest round of conference realignment is the image of one of the world’s most powerful sports personalities “working the phone”. That’s how a source this week described Phil Knight’s level of desperation. A marketing genius, benefactor, philanthropist and multi-billionaire, the Shoe Dog himself is apparently using all his resources to […]

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Civic Identity and Third Century Jacksonville

Alan Bliss | Guest columnist How much history can a city accumulate in 200 years? A lot! Jacksonville’s history is more abundant – and more interesting – than many places in Florida, but compared to our sister cities, we seem less concerned with our civic heritage. Why This Is So for a lively conversation about […]

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Administration seeks Supreme Court approval of eviction policy

FILE – Texas Governor Greg Abbott speaks during a news conference March 10, 2022 in Weslaco, Texas. Texas Governor Greg Abbott on Thursday, July 7, 2022, authorized state forces to apprehend and transport migrants at the U.S.-Mexico border, claiming enforcement powers for federal agents and pushing legal boundaries growing Republican efforts to curb the growing […]

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Wake Co. real estate prices hit record high

WAKE COUNTY, NC – The median real estate price in Wake County was $462,000 in May of this year, which the county’s registry of deeds says is another new high. Habitat for Humanity of Wake County continues its work to make homeownership more accessible through affordable mortgages, but not without challenges. What do you want […]

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NC State Wolfpack a good choice for SEC or Big Ten if ACC ends?

NC State fans listen to the alma mater before the Wolfpacks game against Clemson at Carter-Finley Stadium in Raleigh, North Carolina on Saturday, September 25, 2021. Ethan Hyman [email protected] RALEIGH In a college sports landscape that seems headed for two mega conferences — in the SEC and Big Ten, NC State’s resume better fits one. […]

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Rediscovering the French at the start of Florida

Joseph Cotto, a podcast co-contributor with me, self-published a book, An eye for an eye, which deals with a topic most American historians may never have encountered. He examines a group of 16e-century explorers and settlers who, as early as 1562, established a colony, Charlesfort, on Parris Island, South Carolina. This group of settlers was […]

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Hong Kong suspends flight bans as it eases Covid-19 rules

Flight attendants from Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd. walking in the arrival hall of Hong Kong International Airport on April 1, 2022 in Hong Kong, China. Hong Kong has suspended a rule that prohibited individual flights from bringing passengers infected with the Covid-19 virus because it caused “unnecessary trouble” and inconvenience to residents of the global […]

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JLL acquires property valuation consultancy MetropolitanValuation Services

JLL (NYSE: JLL) today announced the acquisition of Metropolitan Valuation Services (“MVS”), one of the largest independent commercial property appraisal and real estate advisory companies in the greater New York metropolitan area. York. Adding 20 Valuation Professionals to JLL’s Existing Team of 10 Creates Consulting Powerhouseduring a period of intensive price discovery. MVS core competence […]

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ACC analyst thinks Clemson and Florida State will eventually get away

Jeffrey Fann of ACC All Sports Discussion assesses the various forces currently swirling around college sports. As the possibility of an ACC-Pac-12 merger looms, Jeff and the team at All Sports Discussion weigh the odds of each ACC school joining the SEC, joining the Big Ten, or staying out of those two. conferences in this […]

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Florida town begins quarantine due to discovery of giant African land snails

A county in Florida is under quarantine due to the discovery of a rapidly growing population of invasive giant African land snails. The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS) confirmed that there were giant African land snails in the New Port Richey area of ​​Pasco County on June 23, according to FDACS website. […]

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OTHER VOICES: Religious freedom means keeping government out of religious matters | Opinion

OMAHA WORLD HERALD It’s right there in the opening words of the First Amendment to the US Constitution: “Congress shall make no law respecting the establishment of any religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof…” The religious provisions of the First Amendment held the country together for more than two centuries. They have made America […]

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The exhibition of real estate sellers returns on July 14

Real Estate Sellers Fair Logo LAC REIA The Real Estate Vendors Expo returns to Los Angeles on July 14 Meet and greet over 40 real estate professionals (products and services for investors) » —Susan Hall LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, USA, July 5, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Real Estate Vendors Expo returns July 14 The Los Angeles County […]

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TRANSFORMATION: An East Florida State degree will set you apart – apply and enroll today!

Eastern Florida State College is back to classes at full capacity, enroll now to get your top pick Eastern Florida State College also offers a wide variety of career-focused programs that accelerate your path to the job market. Eastern Florida State College also offers a wide variety of career-focused programs that accelerate your path to […]

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Members of the Brevard school board suggest consolidating schools to save money

NI90: Double throws, suspicious shots and allegations of fraud in a fictional survey FLORIDA TODAY’s Rob Landers brings you some of today’s top local headlines on the news in 90 seconds Rob Landers, Florida Today Support local journalism. Unlock unlimited digital access to floridatoday.com. Click here and subscribe today. After some tumultuous years of budget […]

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Apart from hefty severance packages, contract for new Portsmouth city manager mainly reflects deals with former managers – The Virginian-Pilot

PORTSMOUTH — New City Manager Tonya Chapman’s contract primarily reflects deals made with past city managers, according to a Virginian-Pilot review. Chapman, who took the reins last week, was nominated last month by a board majority that ousted her predecessor, Angel Jones. Chapman, who stepped down as city representative The police chief in 2019, later […]

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Director of Artis Real Estate Investment Trust Unit (TSE:AX.UN) buys C$116,500.00 of shares

Artis Real Estate Investment Trust Unit (TSE: AX.UN – Get Rating) Director Salim Manji bought 10,000 shares of the company in a trade on Wednesday June 29. The stock was purchased at an average price of CA$11.65 per share, for a total transaction of CA$116,500.00. Following the completion of the purchase, the director now directly […]

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An invasive giant African snail has returned to Florida. Part of a county is now quarantined

JACKSONVILLE, Florida. – An invasive giant African snail that has already had to be eradicated twice in the past 50 years in Florida is back and a county is on high alert. The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS) confirmed that giant African land snails were found in the New Port Richey area […]

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Ruling could stymie government efforts to rein in Big Tech

FILE – Lina Khan, nominee for commissioner of the Federal Trade Commission, speaks during a Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, April 21, 2021. The latest The Supreme Court’s decision on climate change could set back efforts by federal agencies to rein in the tech industry, which has […]

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Good news in Ocala, Florida includes student achievements and donations

Area students excel in higher education university graduates Brian Epstein, Ocala, BSc, Mechanical Engineering, Highest Honors, Georgia Institute of Technology Diego Lavieri-Sosa, Ocala, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Bachelor of Arts, Mercer University Meghan Morgan, Ocala, College of Pharmacy, Doctor of Pharmacy, Mercer University Landon Smith, Summerfield, BSc, Criminal Justice, Valdosta State University Local […]

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Real estate responds to SEC’s climate disclosure proposal with heavy criticism

The SEC’s latest climate disclosure proposal has warranted 10,000 furious comments from real estate organizations across the United States. Associations and companies such as Real Estate Roundtable, CRE Finance Council, JLL, Prologis and Nareit are particularly unhappy. The SEC originally proposed its climate change disclosure rule in March in a bid to bring U.S. regulation […]

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These are the cities with the fewest cases of COVID-19 – 24/7 Wall St.

The United States reported more than 573,000 new coronavirus cases in the seven days ending June 28, bringing the total number to more than 85.6 million confirmed cases of COVID-19. There have been more than 1,005,000 COVID-19 related deaths – the highest death toll of any country. New cases continue to increase at a steady […]

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Kenyan McDuffie to run for DC General Council seat after Attorney General’s bid fails

Placeholder while loading article actions Nearly two months after suspending his campaign for DC attorney general, council member Kenyan R. McDuffie (D-Ward 5) is changing his Democratic Party affiliation to run as an independent candidate for a seat within the legislative body. The move offers another shot at political relevance for McDuffie, whose term as […]

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$24 Million Warehouse Arrives at Irvine Shopping Complex – Orange County Register

A Class A industrial warehouse will replace a long-standing office building at the Irvine Commercial Complex. North Palisade Partners, a Los Angeles-based industrial development firm, has acquired Palisade Red Hill from Warmington Capital Partners for $11 million. The company will demolish the 36,500 square foot office building at 18011 Mitchell St., replacing it with a […]