Today, Governor Ron DeSantis awarded more than $5.4 million to Hamilton County through the Governor’s Florida Job Growth Grant Fund to facilitate the buildout of a 57-acre parcel at the intersection of I-75 and SR-6 in Hamilton County.

DeSantis Says Florida Taxpayer Dollars Not Going To Fund Biden’s Border Crisis

 On Friday, June 17, 2022, Governor Ron DeSantis signed Senate Bill 1808, which prohibits governmental entities, including state agencies and local governments, from contracting with common carriers who knowingly transport illegal aliens into Florida. Today, Governor DeSantis has directed the Department of Management Services (DMS)…

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The chief executive of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce said at a conference Tuesday that to address the record-high job vacancies, the U.S. should seek to double the nation’s number of legal immigrants.

Despite High Gas Prices And Inflation, Florida Weekly Jobless Claims Dip

 Despite high gasoline prices and rising interest rates, first-time unemployment claims dipped last week in Florida. The U.S. Department of Labor on Thursday estimated 5,778 initial unemployment claims were filed during the week that ended Saturday. That was down from a revised count of 7,035…

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Three bicyclists were seriously injured in a crash Thursday morning around 8:29 am, according to Florida Highway Patrol.

Three Palm Harbor Bicyclists Suffer Serious Injuries When Car Drives Into Their Path

PINELLAS COUNTY, Fla. – Three bicyclists were seriously injured in a crash Thursday morning around 8:29 am, according to Florida Highway Patrol. Troopers say a car, driven by a 16-year-old New Port Richey girl, was traveling southbound on East Lake Road stopped in a left…

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Hillsborough County’s Pet Resource Center will hold an adoption party Saturday, June 25, in an attempt to reduce unprecedented crowding at the shelter.

Hillsborough County Pet Shelter Drastically Over Capacity, Holding Adoption Party Saturday

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. – Hillsborough County’s Pet Resource Center will hold an adoption party Saturday, June 25, in an attempt to reduce unprecedented crowding at the shelter. The shelter will waive all adoption fees, and the Summer Adoption Party from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.…

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Seminole Man Arrested On Multiple Counts Of Child Porn Using Kik Messenger

PINELLAS COUNTY, Fla. – Detectives assigned to the Crimes Against Children (CAC) Unit have arrested a Seminole man for multiple counts of possession of child pornography and transmission of child pornography. Detectives began their investigation after receiving information from the National Center for Missing and…

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Elijah Stansell, 20, has been convicted of First-Degree murder in the killing of beloved Polk City librarian, Suzette Penton, 52.

20-Year-Old Polk County Man Convicted In Murder Of Polk City Librarian

POLK COUNTY, Fla. – Elijah Stansell, 20, has been convicted of First-Degree murder in the killing of beloved Polk City librarian, Suzette Penton, 52. Stansell will be sentenced later this year to mandatory life in prison sentence. According to the affidavits, deputies responded to the…

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Samuel Collins from New Port Richey

All Methed Up: New Port Richey Man Arrested In Dixie County Florida For Drug Trafficking

PASCO COUNTY, Fla. – A Pasco County man was booked on trafficking meth while parked at a business early Sunday in Dixie County. Samuel Collins from New Port Richey, Florida, was arrested on June 19, 2022, and charged with (1) Count of Trafficking Methamphetamine and…

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