5 things to know, including Florida"s two potential candidates for president

Good morning, South Florida. Happy Passover. Happy Easter. 1. Rubio ready to announce his next move It looks like U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio will announced his bid on April 13 at downtown Miami's Freedom Tower. A recent poll from Quinnipiac University ranks .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 3rd, 2015

5 things to know, including more noise from Trump and some heat for Vanilla Ice

Good morning, South Florida. Man, that Donald Trump makes a lot of noise. 1. Trump just wants to cut the lawn Donald Trump has sued the city of Doral over its noise ordinance. The city's code compliance department has slammed his resort, the Trump Natio.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 19th, 2015

Universal’s Sapphire Falls permits reveal more than just resort plans

Universal Parks & Resorts' latest water permit applications for Sapphire Falls hint at other activity that might be planned for Orlando — including a new restaurant, parking garage and possibly a water park. The permits, granted by the South Florida Wa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 13th, 2015

5 things to know, including the Uber, Lyft smackdown in Broward County

Good morning, South Florida. Pop quiz: What company is worth more? Exxon Mobil Corp., Berkshire Hathaway, Google or Apple? (See answer in last item.) 1. Uber and Lyft dealt regulatory setback in Broward County "If you're going to run a business ... you .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 11th, 2015

Avis Budget Expands Fleet, Now Flaunts a Maserati Ghibli - Analyst Blog

Avis Budget Group, Inc. ( CAR ) has added  Maserati's Ghibli to its Avis Car Rental's fleet. Ghibli is available at only select locations, including Dallas, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Phoenix, Orlando, San Francisco and South Florida. The 2015.....»»

Category: blogSource: nasdaqJan 9th, 2015

Fifteen South Florida health centers awarded grants under Obamacare

The federal government awarded $13.4 million in grants to 48 health centers in Florida, including 15 in South Florida, through the Affordable Care Act. The money will support the creation of 215 jobs so the clinics can increase access to primary care. Th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 12th, 2014

"Squirrel" Threatens To Bomb IRS Building

A South Florida man called in a bomb threat involving an IRS building last week. He now faces up to 10 years in federal prison. A South Florida man called in a bomb threat involving an IRS building last week. He now faces up to 10 years in federal p.....»»

Category: topSource: forbes18 hr. 29 min. ago

Harvey R. Miller, Renowned Bankruptcy Lawyer, Dies at 82

Mr. Miller, of the firm Weil, Gotshal & Manges, represented companies including Lehman Brothers, General Motors and American Airlines, and mentored many of the top Chapter 11 practitioners today......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytApr 27th, 2015

The High-Low Guide To The Best Food In Palm Beach

From hole-in-the-wall cheap to break-the-bank grand, these are the places to go in South Florida. And, no, we didn't forget the pizza. From hole-in-the-wall cheap to break-the-bank grand, these are the places to go in South Florida. And, no, we didn.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesApr 25th, 2015

Transaction Action: Callaghan Tower signs new tenants, ULTA Beauty headed to South Park

This weekly blog details recent commercial real estate deals — including sales, leases, new assignments and openings — in the San Antonio area. Do you have newsworthy real estate or retail news to share? Contact real estate reporter Katie Burke at kab.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 24th, 2015

The Most Expensive Streets in America

From Florida to California, these streets are a world of their own. No helicopters, no mega yachts. At first glance, Indian Creek is just a small private island in Biscayne Bay. But South Florida real estate agent Cory Waldm.....»»

Category: realestateSource: foxnewsApr 24th, 2015

Miami and two South Florida cities among "greenest" in the nation

Carpooling and healthy air quality is what makes Miami one of the greenest cities in America, according to a survey from consumer advocacy site NerdWallet. Miami and two other South Florida cities made the Top 15 list based mostly on its air quality and .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 22nd, 2015

Smallest South Florida bank sold for $1.96M

The parent company of Palm Beach Gardens-based SouthBank entered into an agreement to sell the bank to Winter Haven-based CenterState Bank of Florida. CenterState will take over SouthBank’s headquarters and deposits, but not any of SouthBank’s loans. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 21st, 2015

KKR Consortium to Buy Controlling Stake in Ticket Monster

A consortium including KKR will buy a controlling stake in South Korea’s Ticket Monster from Groupon......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjApr 21st, 2015

Washington Post: Iran"s spying charges on jailed journalist "ludicrous"

The Washington Post's jailed correspondent in Iran, Jason Rezaian, faces four charges, including espionage, that carry long prison sentences, his lawyer said Monday......»»

Category: topSource: moneyApr 20th, 2015

Washington Post reporter faces spy trial in Iran

Tehran (AFP) - The detained Washington Post journalist Jason Rezaian faces trial for espionage and three other charges including "collaboration with hostile governments", his lawyer told AFP on Monday.Rezaian, the newspaper's Tehran correspondent, has bee.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 20th, 2015

Posco, SAIL in talks for setting up a steel plant: Govt

Talks are on between South Korean steel major Posco and state-run domestic giant SAIL to set up an integrated steel plant, the government today said. "SAIL and Posco recently discussed possible collaboration opportunities including setting up ........»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 20th, 2015

Apartment project proposed in Doral industrial park

The trend of converting South Florida office park land to residential could continue as Doral considers an apartment proposal by Ram Realty. Ram Dev, an affiliate of Peter D. Cummings’ Ram Realty in Palm Beach Gardens, wants to build Intercontinental V.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 20th, 2015

Jameis Winston’s Lawyer: Alleged Rape Victim’s Lawsuit a ‘Stunt’

The star quarterback for Florida State University, Jameis Winston, has been named in a lawsuit by an alleged rape victim, Erica Kinsman, who accuses Winton of assault, false imprisonment, sexual battery and emotional distress, all of which allegedly occur.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 17th, 2015

Inman Quarter lands five more tenants (SLIDESHOW)

A new mixed-use project in the heart of Inman Park has landed five more tenants. Inman Quarter, a joint venture from JPX Works, South City Partners and ELV Associates, just inked deals with fitness, dining and retail concepts, including Exhale, Hampton &.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2015