Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Orlando victims remembered one month later

BY GAL TZIPERMAN LOTAN AND RENE STUTZMAN ORLANDO SENTINEL / TNS) ORLANDO – Mayra Alvear picked up the first cross, the one bearing the name of...

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It may become difficult to get a ‘hard copy’ of the Florida Courier or the Daytona Times due to the disruption caused by the...

Unemployment rate inches down in state

BY JIM TURNER NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – Florida’s jobless rate dipped 0.2 percentage points in December amid what state officials said is growing economic...

State’s jobless rate holds steady

NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Florida’s unemployment rate held at 3.2 percent from September to October, the state reported on...

Churches join push for vaccinations

Black clergy and community leaders are doing their part to get African Americans vaccinated. BY DAPHNE TAYLOR FLORIDA COURIER Dianne Rowles, 67, of Tampa, said she made...

Albright, Bryson to perform at Seabreeze Jazz Festival

The Seabreeze Jazz Festival is April 20-24 in Panama Beach. The three-day festival will feature Michael Albright, Mindi Abair, Peabo Bryson, Jonathan Butler, Brian...
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Jones runs to succeed Braynon in state Senate

NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Shevrin Jones & Oscar Braynon With Sen. Oscar Braynon facing term...

Speculation increases about governor as VP choice

Scott’s name floating as Trump’s possible running mate BY BRANDON LARRABEE THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – Most of the speculation around Gov. Rick Scott’s political...

FLORIDA BARS COOK UP WAYS TO REOPEN

BY DARA KAM NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE --- Hot dogs, cold sandwiches and Hot Pockets admittedly aren’t fancy fare. But low-budget, hassle-free cuisine might be...

Court overturns $7.1 million verdict in tobacco case

According to the case, the South Florida woman who died primarily smoked Virginia Slims, made by Philip Morris.