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ADT settles another 'deceptive sales practices' lawsuit

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 11:33
The Boca Raton-based electronic home security company has lodged similar complaints against five other competitors.
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City approves negotiations with developer for P3 project

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 11:31
The mixed-use project would be on public land.
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Palm Beach International named one of ten best airports by Travel + Leisure

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 11:21
Palm Beach International Airport is one of the best in the U.S. That is according to Travel + Leisure Magazine readers. The airport was selected as one of the ten best in the U.S. by in a recent poll of readers of the magazine. In the survey, reader cast their votes for their favorite airports based on access, check-in and security, restaurants and bars, shopping and design. "The best domestic airports are not only easy to navigate, but a joy to linger in," the magazine said. To see where…
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Miami rises to Top 10 convention destination in new report

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 07:49
The region supplanted Washington D.C., which fell in the rankings.
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Financial planning as an artist isn't easy. This South Florida company wants to help.

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 07:39
The young company's clients include local and national arts organizations, and the casts of multiple Broadway shows.
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Waterfront condo development site in Singer Island sells for $13M

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 07:32
The city approved the site for an 8-story condo.
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Baptist Health names Spell CEO of Homestead Hospital

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 07:30
Spell has over a decade of experience at this hospital.
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Mackay: Learn to master the stress to make it work for you

Wed, 07/17/2019 - 06:23
Don't make your situation more difficult by doing things the hard way.
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Florida businesses adopting holistic technology strategies

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 15:28
When Mark Lipscomb, RoundTower’s district director for Florida, called upon a potential client, the executive told him that he already had 16 vendors. “Why would I need a 17th?” he asked. Lipscomb said he then asked the executive what kind of value he received from all of his vendors. But the executive couldn’t answer. “Clients that choose RoundTower tell me that vendor consolidation is exactly why they do business with us. However, I believe we bring a holistic technology strategy to…
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Best places to live for millennials in South Florida (Slideshow)

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 14:48
There are good neighborhoods for millennials in South Florida, according to a recent study. Miami's Brickell neighborhood topped the list for best place to live for young professionals in South Florida, according to a report by Niche, a website that provides various statistics and ranks the best places to live in cities across the country. Click on the slideshow to view the 10 best areas for young professionals in South Florida 2019. The company utilizes public records from the federal and local…
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South Florida equestrian estate sells for $11M

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 14:30
A 27.3-acre equestrian estate in Wellington was sold for $11 million. Martin B. Freedman and Marcy L. Strong, who recently divorced, sold the property at 4425, 4481 and 4545 Garden Point Trail, plus 4414 and 4428 Palm Breeze Trail, to the Palm Breeze Point Trust, managed by Palm Breeze Point LLC. It's not clear who owns the buyer. The property has four buildings for a combined 12,307 square feet. Most of the space is for equestrian uses, including stalls, a tack room, washing stations and a feed…
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Miami Beach could encourage micro unit development

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 14:11
The city hopes to attract young professionals to this emerging neighborhood.
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Report: More than 700,000 South Florida jobs threatened by automation

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 14:08
Automation is poised to displace thousands of workers in some of South Florida's top-employing industries by 2030.
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Spirit Airlines reduces customer complaints, delays

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 14:00
It seems Spirit Airlines could be repairing its reputation with customers, according to a recent report from the U.S. Department of Transportation that says the Miramar-based budget airliner (NYSE: SAVE) has nearly halved its consumer complaints year-over-year. In the first quarter of 2018, Spirit Airlines (NYSE: SAVE) had the highest rate of customer complaints of all the major airlines: 2.95 out of every 100,000 emplanements, or boardings. But that number is down to 1.63 for the first quarter…
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Mami Beach could choose developer for workforce housing project

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 13:21
The workforce apartments would be geared towards artistic workers and educators.
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Proposed recycling center could create dozens of jobs in Palm Beach County

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 13:19
Three buildings would be constructed for the recycling center.
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Broward resort undergoes $8.8M renovation

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 12:03
The property will remain open for business throughout the construction process.
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Miami-based medical robotics company raises $30M

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 07:24
Neocis Inc., the Miami-based company behind a robotics-assisted surgical platform for the dental industry, has closed on $30 million in equity financing. The capital injection will support the company's research and development efforts and provide support for commercializing the product. The round was raised from existing investors, including Austin, Texas-based Mithril Capital Management, joined by new investor Norwest Venture Partners, based in Palo Alto, California. Following the deal, Norwest…
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These 25 college majors have the lowest unemployment rate in the U.S.

Tue, 07/16/2019 - 07:01
It’s an age-old question and one of the most difficult decisions for incoming college students to make — follow your dreams or go for a major that for sure will land you a job? Unemployment after graduation is a real fear for college students, and a new study reveals which majors face better prospects post-grad than others. See the gallery above for the college majors with the lowest unemployment rate in the nation. Financial news and commentary website 24/7 Wall St. released a list of…
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