Standing several hours a day could help you lose weight

MAYO CLINIC NEWS NETWORK/TNS ROCHESTER, Minn. – Standing instead of sitting for six hours a day could help people lose weight over the long term,...

Florida leads way in forcing opioid abusers to get help

BY CHRISTINE VESTAL STATELINE.ORG/TNS TAMPA – In an opioid epidemic that is killing more than a hundred Americans every day, many families of overdose victims feel...

A pile of dead legislative bills

Session ends with death of bunch of high-profile measures BY JIM TURNER NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – Banning “sanctuary” cities, revamping gambling laws, approving...

Back-to-school shoppers, farmers getting tax breaks

BY JIM TURNER NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – A tax package that provides relief for farmers and property owners impacted by Hurricane Irma, while offering...

FLORIDA COMMUNITY CALENDAR MARCH 16, 2018

Jacksonville: The Legends of Soul concert is March 24 at the Times-Union Center for the Performing Arts including Rose Royce, Lenny Williams, Glenn Jones,...

THE ‘GUNSHINE STATE’ DEBATE

Florida lawmakers struggle with a legislative response to the Marjory Stoneman Douglas murders as Gov. Rick Scott waits and students continue to agitate. FROM...

Senate backs expanding needle- exchange program

NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Senate Minority Leader Oscar Braynon, D-Miami Gardens, agreed on March 2 to scale back his efforts to take a needle-exchange program...

FAMU president’s first statewide recruitment tour underway

Dr. Larry Robinson, president of Florida A&M University (FAMU), will launch his first statewide recruitment tour as the university’s 12th president on Friday, March...

Jazz in the Gardens returns with plenty of star power

The popular Jazz in the Gardens, dubbed “the fastest growing jazz and R&B festival in the U.S., returns March 17-18 to Miami Gardens. Fans will...

Documentary on bucking to premiere at Miami Film Festival

“When the Beat Drops,’’ a documentary by Jamal Sims, will have its premiere at the Miami Film Festival. The documentary airs at 6:30 p.m. March...

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