Federal officials originally considered protecting 66 species, but said new research led them to significantly scale back the number.
Organizers of the popular county youth fair say asking voters if FIU should expand onto a public park is premature, given that there is no alternative for the fairgrounds.
Jackson Health System offers free and reduced-cost healthcare for those who qualify. But advocacy groups complain the public hospital network is failing to meet legal requirements for charity care.
Charlie Crist trounced underfunded rival Nan Rich, but Democrats in the state’s three largest counties of Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach largely stayed home.
A culture of secrecy in the governor’s office shrouded a plan to raise funds for Gov. Rick Scott’s legacy project to improve the Governor’s Mansion grounds.
Commissioner-elect Daniella Levine Cava said she will move a district office from rented space to a county government center.