Author archives: Sam

  • JU Speech-Language Pathology master’s program pre-accredited for fall 2014

    Apr 2, 14 • 676 Views • EducationComments Off on JU Speech-Language Pathology master’s program pre-accredited for fall 2014

    Action by Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology first step toward addressing regional shortage of professionals in the field Jacksonville University’s new master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology has been...

  • DEP recognizes April as Water Conservation Month

    Apr 2, 14 • 367 Views • Environment, EventsComments Off on DEP recognizes April as Water Conservation Month

      DEP RECOGNIZES APRIL AS WATER CONSERVATION MONTH The Department recognizes April as a time for Floridians to implement water conservation strategies TALLAHASSEE – The Florida Department of Environmental Protection recognizes April as Water...

  • MEDIA ADVISORY: Florida TaxWatch To Announce 2014 Prudential Productivity Award Winners

    Apr 2, 14 • 547 Views • Awards & Recognition, EventsComments Off on MEDIA ADVISORY: Florida TaxWatch To Announce 2014 Prudential Productivity Award Winners

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida TaxWatch is pleased to announce the honorees for the 2014 Prudential Productivity Awards at a news conference in the Florida cabinet room on Thursday, April 3rd at 10:30 a.m. TaxWatch will join the program’s sponsors...

  • Nelson supports latest university request on Dozier

    Apr 2, 14 • 340 Views • GovernmentComments Off on Nelson supports latest university request on Dozier

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson (D-FL) is asking the governor of Pennsylvania to have state police there work with a team of Florida researchers investigating the circumstances surrounding a young boy’s death at a now-shuttered reform...

  • Space Florida and Innovation Coast Announce NW Florida Tech Business Plan Competition

    Apr 2, 14 • 471 Views • Business, Events, Science, TechnologyComments Off on Space Florida and Innovation Coast Announce NW Florida Tech Business Plan Competition

    PENSACOLA, FL (April 1, 2014) – Innovation Coast, Space Florida, and the Florida Small Business Development Council (SBDC) Network are joining forces for an exciting high-tech business plan competition that will help innovators jumpstart big ideas in a...

  • MEDIA ADVISORY: Amy Tan to receive the Lawrence Sanders Award for fiction at FIU

    Apr 2, 14 • 505 Views • Art/History/Culture, EventsComments Off on MEDIA ADVISORY: Amy Tan to receive the Lawrence Sanders Award for fiction at FIU

    WHAT: Critically acclaimed author Amy Tan will visit FIU Thursday, April 3 to receive the Creative Writing Program’s Lawrence Sanders Award for Fiction. The event will include a public discussion with the author of The joy Luck Club and other...

  • April freshwater fishing in Florida is full of fun, opportunities, rewarding challenges

    Apr 2, 14 • 416 Views • EventsComments Off on April freshwater fishing in Florida is full of fun, opportunities, rewarding challenges

    The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) scheduled the first of four license-free recreational fishing days on the first full weekend in April each year (April 5-6, this year), because it coincides with a productive freshwater fishing...

  • Public Information Meeting- State Road (SR) 40 Widening

    Apr 2, 14 • 353 Views • Events, TransportationComments Off on Public Information Meeting- State Road (SR) 40 Widening

    Public Information Meeting- State Road (SR) 40 Widening 
From West of SR 11 to West of Cone Road Volusia County- The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) is holding a public information meeting regarding the planned improvements to SR 40 in Volusia...

  • TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Detours and Railroad Crossing Work

    Apr 2, 14 • 267 Views • TransportationComments Off on TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Detours and Railroad Crossing Work

    Bunnell – The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) is providing project support to Florida East Coast Railway (FEC) so it can conduct reconstruction work at the SR 11/W. Moody Boulevard railroad crossing. The reconstruction will replace the current...

  • Construction on West US 192 Progressing on Schedule

    Apr 2, 14 • 427 Views • TransportationComments Off on Construction on West US 192 Progressing on Schedule

    Orange County, FL – The widening project on State Road 530 (US 192/West Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway) in unincorporated Kissimmee is moving forward and on schedule. Barring any unforeseen events, the Florida Department of Transportation and the...