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1 hr ago | Columbia Journalism Review

Florida news outlet sees more success with print than digital

When Mary Kate Leming found herself among the 300 Palm Beach Post employees who lost their jobs in a sweeping downsizing in 2008, she enacted an unlikely Plan B, taking out a home equity credit line to start a print newspaper.

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Related Topix: Palm Beach, FL, Journalism, Manalapan, FL, Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Sandy

5 hrs ago | Boca News Now

Jordan Horowitz Charged With DUI In Boca Raton

Boca Raton resident Jordan S. Horowitz is just out of the Palm Beach County Jail this morning following his early morning arrest for DUI.

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Related Topix: Boca Raton, FL

9 hrs ago | Broward-Palm Beach

Cajun-Inspired VooDoo BBQ Opens New Location in Boca Raton

Everyone has an opinion on BBQ in the United States. Why even engage in the argument? One common thread regardless of taste bud affiliation is the fact that there is something familiar and comforting about BBQ that is satisfying to all those who consume it regularly.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Bar-B-Q, Boca Raton, FL

13 hrs ago | Palm Beach Post

Scott, Crist declared easy winners of primary contests

Republican Rick Scott and Democrat Charlie Crist overwhelmed primary opponents Tuesday, clearing a speed-bump on route to a November general election contest seen as one of the premier governor's races in the country.

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Related Topix: Rick Scott, US Governors, Tallahassee, FL

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Boca News Now

Credit Rating Improved For Boca Regional Hospital

Officials at Boca Raton Regional Hospital today announced that both Fitch Ratings and Standard & Poor's Ratings Services have raised the Hospital's investment grade credit rating from BBB- to BBB.

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Related Topix: Boca Raton, FL, Women's Health, Health

Swing State Project

Daily Kos Elections: Arizona, Florida, and Oklahoma primary liveblog #1

Tonight voters in Arizona and Florida go to the polls in their party primary, and Oklahoma will hold a runoff in races where no candidate cleared 50 percent in June .

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative David Rivera, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Florida, Broward County, FL, Palm Beach, FL, Barack Obama

WPTV Local News

Investigators need help solving triple homicide

The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office is asking for information in the August 4 homicide of three teens in Mangonia Park.

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Related Topix: Mangonia Park, FL

WPTV Local News

Suspect crashes after Jupiter gas station robbed

A man who Jupiter police say robbed at Mobil Gas Station store in Jupiter on Monday night has been booked into the Palm Beach County Jail.

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Related Topix: Jupiter, FL, Palm Beach Gardens, FL

WBZT-AM West Palm Beach

Primary Elections in Palm Beach County

Bring your photo I.D. to the polls with you today, during the state's primary. Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Democrats today will be voting for a nominee for governor.

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Related Topix: US News, US Governors, Charlie Crist, Rick Scott

WPBF

Primary election polls open in South Florida

The polls for the primary are now officially open across South Florida. Officials at the Palm Beach County elections office are already counting absentee ballots.

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Palm Beach Post

Wellington Council responds to PBC appraiser's criticism of tax hikes

Some village leaders are accusing the Palm Beach County property appraiser of "grandstanding" by giving an unsolicited opinion of how they decide their budget.

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Related Topix: Wellington, FL

Houston Astros

Astros, Nats set to make Spring Training site proposal

Representatives from the Astros and the Nationals will present a proposed joint Spring Training complex in West Palm Beach, Fla., to the Palm Beach County Tourism Development Council on Sept.

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Related Topix: Palm Beach, FL, West Palm Beach, FL, Kissimmee, FL, Sports, Houston Astros, Major League Baseball

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Business Wire

Fitch Rates BRRH Corp & Affiliates, FL 2014 Revs 'BBB'; Upgrades Outstanding; Outlook Revised

Maximum annual debt service is expected to be $10.2 million and includes capital leases.

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Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Boca Raton, FL

Hispanic Business

Fitch Rates Palm Beach County, FL's Non-Ad Valorem Bonds 'AA+'; Outlook Stable

In addition, Fitch affirms the ratings on the following outstanding bonds: --Approximately non-ad valorem revenue bonds at 'AA+'.

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WPTV Local News

Deputies look for suspect in Family Dollar theft

The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office is searching for two men who fled from a Family Dollar with over $300 in hygiene products on two separate occasions.

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Boca News Now

AT&T Adds Cell Site In Boca Raton

AT&T * has expanded 4G LTE coverage in south Palm Beach County with the activation of another new mobile Internet cell site in Boca Raton.

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Related Topix: Boca Raton, FL, West Palm Beach, FL, Palm Beach, FL

Palm Beach Post

Couple may have spent $4,000 with stolen credit cards, PBSO says

The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office is searching for a pair of suspects who allegedly used stolen credit cards to buy $4,000 worth of merchandise.

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Financial News & Daily Record

Bar Bulletin: What will the upcoming year bring for family law practitioners?

Three strong possibilities come to mind: The permission and recognition of same-sex marriages; alimony reform; and changes to the Rules of Procedure that impact family law practitioners, including the integration of the Family Law Rules of Procedure and the Rules of Civil Procedure into what is commonly being referred to as, 'Stand Alone Family Law ... (more)

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Related Topix: Florida

WJNO

The Cost of Early Voting

Palm Beach County Supervisor of Elections Susan Bucher says it cost taxpayers close to $23 per ballot cast during the 14 day period.

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WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

Suspect in police-involved shooting ID'd

According to officials, the officer was responding to a report of a stolen bicycle near Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard.

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Related Topix: West Palm Beach, FL, Palm Beach, FL

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