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Jacksonville, Florida is located in Duval County. Zip codes in Jacksonville, FL include 32221, 32241, and 32228. The median home price in Jacksonville is $154,900 which is roughly $76/per square foot. More Jacksonville information.

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1 hr ago | The Florida Times-Union

Jacksonville man pleads guilty in federal case of theft of government property

A 55-year-old Jacksonville man pleaded guilty Thursday to conspiracy to commit theft of government property and aggravated identity theft, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office. George Y. Salameh faces a maximum penalty of five years in prison when sentenced after he was one of five men arrested in May 2013 in a multi-agency investigation into an organized theft ring, according to the Florida Department of Law Enforcement.

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3 hrs ago | Business Journal

Haskell pulls permit for $7.4 million Parador parking garage

The Haskell Co. pulled a building permit yesterday for the $7.4 million main structure of the Parador parking garage beside the SunTrust Tower in Downtown Jacksonville.

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8 hrs ago | Broward-Palm Beach

Running Down a Dream: Tracking Tom Petty's Florida Roots in Gainesville

When I told my brother I'd help him move out of his house in Gainesville, I planned to pay tribute to Tom Petty's place of origin by visiting sites that were important to him as a young man.

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12 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

Pet foster families 'get to save a life,' play key roles at Jacksonville animal shelters

The 5- to 6-week-old kittens temporarily live with foster parent Lindsay Layendecker and her boyfriend, Jon Keeley, in a cozy Riverside Jacksonville home with the couple's own dog and five cats. The kittens are part of the family, fed and cuddled just like the resident dog and five cats, Layendecker said.

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Tue Sep 16, 2014

WTLV

JSO looking for sex offender seen masturbating in yoga class

JSO looking for sex offender seen masturbating in yoga class JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Police are asking for the public's help in locating 42-year-old Cecil Jordan, a registered sex offender.

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The Florida Times-Union

Brother and sister hit crossing street to get to Jacksonville bus stop

The children were waiting for a bus at Penny Lane and Seaboard Avenue east of Blanding Boulevard and south of 118th Street when The children were waiting for a bus at Penny Lane and Seaboard Avenue east of Blanding Boulevard and south of 118th Street when the vehicle ran off the road at 7:36 a.m. A child is in critical condition Tuesday after a brother and sister were hit by a car while trying to cross the street to a sidewalk and get to their Jacksonville school bus stop. The 8- and 9-year-olds were walking from their home when they stepped in front of a woman driving south on Seaboard Avenue at Penny Lane about 7:30 a.m., said Sgt.

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News 4 Jax

Searching for sex offender

VIDEO: Crime alert notice as JSO searches for wanted registered sex offender, Joseph Jordan. According to police Jordan was spotted on the UNF campus after officers received a complaint that he had committed a lewd act at a San Marco yoga facility.

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Business Journal

The Doctors Management Company relocates to Jacksonville's Flagler Center

The Doctors' Management Company has consolidated its Jacksonville offices and recently relocated from its Riverside location into the Flagler Center. Susan Arrowsmith of Florida Asset Strategies collaborated with Rick Merritt and Andy Stewart of KB Commercial Real Estate in representing the doctors company for a 14,780 square-foot lease in the center's business park.

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WTLV

Arson investigation linked to weekend homicide

Arson investigation linked to weekend homicide JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Firefighters were busy battling a fire at a home in a Arlington neighborhood early Tuesday morning.

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The Florida Times-Union

Investigation continues into discovery of two bodies near Jacksonville warehouse

A Duval County medical examiner walks toward the dead end of Burke street early Monday Sept. 15 after a driver spotted two dead men there at about 1 a.m., the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office said.

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The Florida Times-Union

Is this a UNF frat house in the middle of a Jacksonville...

The house at 2468 Cedar Trace Drive East in the Windsor Chase subdivision off Kernan Blvd., where a weekend Alpha Tau Omega Fraternity party resulted in drinking related injuries, September 15, 2014. Residents of one Kernan Boulevard neighborhood worry a fraternity is operating on their street after a weekend party lasted into the early hours of Sunday morning.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

St. Augustine Record

Flagler College hires two new personnel to Office of Institutional Advancement

Janette Vega, a former director of development at the University of Florida and UF Health Jacksonville, was hired as a senior development officer by Flagler's Office of Institutional Advancement. Flagler College's Office of Institutional Advancement has hired two new development and fundraising officers, according to a press release from the school.

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The Florida Times-Union

Fletcher Ave. burglary spree haulted with 17-year-old's arrest in Fernandina

Fernandina Beach police have nabbed a burglary suspect in a string of crimes following a high-speed chase early Saturday. The Jacksonville 17-year-old is charged with six counts of residential burglary, five counts of grand theft and three counts of vehicle burglary in the back-to-back weekend spree.

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News 4 Jax

Man arrested in Baymeadows hotel killing

A 42-year-old Jacksonville man was arrested and charged with murder in the killing of another man at a Baymeadows hotel Sunday night. Edgar Macklin Jr. is accused of shooting and killing Lloyd Williams at the Suburban Extended Stay hotel on Philips Highway near Baymeadows Road about 8:30 p.m. Police said witnesses saw Macklin leaving the scene in a green Volkswagen, and they gave police a license plate number.

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The Florida Times-Union

Updates with description: Baldwin credit union robbery under investigation

Jacksonville police were called about 9:15 a.m. to 100 S. Lima St. at U.S. 301 and U.S. 90 where the man demanded money from credit union staff, the Sheriff's Office said. He received the money and left on foot.

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WTLV

Police arrest motel murder suspect

Investigators have arrested a suspect in connection with a deadly shooting Sunday night outside an extended stay motel on the Southside, the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office announced Monday. Police arrest motel murder suspect JACKSONVILLE, Fla.

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The Florida Times-Union

Updated: 5 dead in 3-day span in Jacksonville

Monday morning two men's bodies were found behind a warehouse in the 2800 block of Burke Street off South McDuff Avenue. A driver spotted the bodies about 1 a.m. while making a U-turn on Burke just east of Shortreed Street.

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Financial News & Daily Record

Papi Chulo's opening in Tinseltown area

Papi Chulo's Tacos & Tequilas plans to open Sept. 24 in the Tinseltown area at the address of the former Taste Food Studio at 9726 Touchton Road, Suite 105.

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News 4 Jax

Public meeting on 9B extension tonight

The public is invited to a meeting to discuss the extension of State Road 9B : a new four-lane interstate currently under construction in southern Duval County. Florida Department of Transportation is hosting the meeting to discuss the $117 million proposed extension and give the public an opportunity to ask questions and express any concerns.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

St. Augustine Record

Seized animals receive treatment at Jacksonville shelter; owner charged

After medical examinations at Jacksonville Animal Care and Protective Services, the 61 animals confiscated from a Westside woman's small house Thursday were in "decent" health, according to Nikki Harris, the agency's division chief. The 50 dogs and 11 cats were removed from Audrey Burch's custody because of overall unhealthy conditions, Harris said Friday.

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