New 689 Area Code Starts In Florida June 4The Sunshine State will have a new area code beginning on June 4.
Visit Florida Slashes StaffVisit Florida cut one-third of its staff Thursday, slashing its payroll after the state Legislature cut funding for the tourism agency by 34 percent.
Florida Citrus Forecast Takes A HitEstimates of citrus production in Florida continue to slide as the 2018-2019 growing season nears an end.
Love Bugs Invade Florida: Here Is How To Get Them Off Your VehicleThe harmless bugs, often attached to a mate, are everywhere and as you are driving around town you may notice their guts are all over your car too.
End Could Be In Sight For Florida’s Tourism-Marketing AgencyFlorida’s tourism-marketing agency is closer to having its doors closed this fall as a Senate budget proposal Tuesday matched the House’s stance to eliminate Visit Florida.
Eight More Firms To Get Pot Licenses In FloridaFlorida is adding eight more medical marijuana operators to the 14 businesses currently selling cannabis throughout the state.
Governor Ron DeSantis Announces Trip To Israel From Plantation TempleFlorida Governor Ron DeSantis said Tuesday his first international excursion on behalf of the state will begin May 25, as he makes a previously announced trip to Israel after the legislative session.
Housing Vouchers End For Florida Survivors Of Hurricane MichaelHousing vouchers allowing hundreds of Florida residents affected by Hurricane Michael to stay at hotels after the Category 4 storm have expired.
Florida Jobless Rate Up Slightly In FebruaryFlorida’s jobless rate ticked up in February for the second straight month, according to numbers released Friday by the state Department of Economic Opportunity.
Bill That Would Ban Sanctuary Cities Moves Forward In Florida LegislatureA Florida House version of a bill that bans so-called sanctuary cities is now moving forward.
Gov. DeSantis Pursues New School Voucher ProgramGov. Ron DeSantis said Friday he wants to create a new “equal opportunity” voucher program to eliminate a waiting list of about 14,000 low-income students seeking to use state-backed scholarships to attend private schools.