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Leadership Jacksonville Announces Five-Year Strategic Plan

June 20th, 2015 · No Comments

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Established as a program to stimulate growth of leadership in Northeast Florida, Leadership Jacksonville has announced its Five-Year Strategic Plan. The organization’s Board of Directors and volunteers engaged in an in-depth analysis to update its Strategic Plan and Vision and …

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Jacksonville Transplants ‘Drawn to’ The John Gorrie a condominium

June 19th, 2015 · No Comments

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Contemporary amenities at The John Gorrie include 12-foot ceilings, expansive windows, stainless steel GE appliances, CaesarStone countertops and hardwood floors

In the summer of 2012 during a visit to Jacksonville, Blythe Duckworth and Denys Zayets enjoyed coffee across the street …

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Leadership Jacksonville Announces 2015 Graduating Class, 2016 Incoming Class

June 18th, 2015 · No Comments

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Leadership Jacksonville, an organization that develops youth and adult leaders in Northeast Florida, recently celebrated the graduation of its 2015 Leadership Jacksonville class and selected participants for its 2016 program.

The year-long program …

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Jacksonville Ranked #5 on Forbes’ “Best” List

June 14th, 2015 · No Comments

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A recent article by Forbes ranked the best and worst places in the U.S. to find employment this spring, and Jacksonville was ranked #5.

Learn more and read the article in its entirety here.

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Career Academies Create Pipeline of Emerging Talent

June 13th, 2015 · No Comments

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Based on a recent article by JAXUSA Partnership, workforce availability, over and above incentives or other factors, is driving the decision-making process for companies looking at Northeast Florida for relocation or expansion. Companies look to the pipeline of emerging …

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NEFBA Apprenticeship Enrollment Underway Through July 17

June 9th, 2015 · No Comments

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The Northeast Florida Builders Association (NEFBA) is now accepting applications for its 2015-2016 Apprenticeship Program through July 17, 2015.

Applicants should apply in person at the NEFBA office Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., or the evenings of …

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Vistakon, Fanatics and Safariland all Choose to Expand in JAX

June 7th, 2015 · No Comments

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Vistakon, a division of Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc. is continuing to expand operations in Jacksonville pending approval of local incentives, as reported in the JAXUSA Partnership newsletter. The company selected Jacksonville over Ireland to grow its manufacturing capabilities, …

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EverBank, Jaguars Partner for Home Build With HabiJax

June 2nd, 2015 · No Comments

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In partnership with Habitat for Humanity Jacksonville, Inc. (HabiJax), EverBank and the Jacksonville Jaguars recently completed a home for a local family in New Town. This marks the fourth consecutive year the organizations have partnered for a HabiJax home …

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Sizzle Into Summertime with Bold City Brewery at Art Walk

May 31st, 2015 · No Comments

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  • WHAT: First Wednesday Art Walk, Second Annual Bold City Brewery Big John’s Apricot Wheat Ale Summer Release Party
  • WHERE: Hemming Park and the Downtown Core
  • WHEN: Wednesday, June 3, 5 to 10 p.m. rain or shine
  • COST: FREE
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HabiJax to Host Home Dedication Today at 3 p.m.

May 29th, 2015 · No Comments

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Habitat for Humanity of Jacksonville, Inc. (HabiJax) has announced it will dedicate more than 20 homes to individuals and families in New Town today, Friday, May 29, at Milne Auditorium on the campus of Edward Waters College, 1658 Kings Road …

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