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Former School Bus Driver Sentenced To Prison For Receiving Child Sexual Abuse Material

“Sovereign Citizen” Sentenced To 9 Years In Prison For .4 Million Tax Fraud Scheme, Filing A False Lien, And Absconding While On Bond

Tampa, Florida – U.S. District Judge Mary Scriven has sentenced Stephen Donald Kearney (61, St. Petersburg) to 7 years in federal prison, followed by 10 years of supervised release, for receiving child sexual abuse material. The court also ordered Kearney to pay $13,000 in restitution to victims of the offenses. Kearney is also required to […]

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Dion’s New Album ‘Girl Friends’ Showcases Powerful Female Collaborations, Releases On Bonamassa’s KTBA Records March 8th

Dion’s New Album ‘Girl Friends’ Showcases Powerful Female Collaborations, Releases On Bonamassa’s KTBA Records March 8th

New Single “Soul Force” Featuring Grammy Award Winner Susan Tedeschi Out Today BOCA RATON, FL, UNITED STATES, December 8, 2023 /EINPresswire.com/ — The past few years have been some of the most productive over the course of Dion’s storied career that spans multiple eras in music, culture and consciousness. Today’s release “Soul Force featuring powerhouse […]

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FFLA awards $33.9 million to 35 Florida legal aid organizations

Governor appoints two to the bench

FFLA awards $33.9 million to 35 Florida legal aid organizations St. Michael’s Legal Center for Women and Children is the only new grantee this year FFLA is distributing $33.9 million to 35 Florida civil legal aid clinics, up from the $7.7 million in grants the organization awarded to many of the same organizations last year. […]

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MIA expecting record numbers for winter travel season

MIA expecting record numbers for winter travel season

Miami International Airport is expecting more than 2.7 million passengers during the 17-day travel period for Christmas and New Year’s Day from Thursday, December 21, to Saturday, January 6, for a 6.1% increase over last year’s record-breaking travel season and a daily average of nearly 162,000 travelers. Peak travel days are expected on December 22-23, […]

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Governor Ron DeSantis Awards More Than $6.5 Million For Infrastructure Improvements Through the Florida Job Growth Grant Fund

Governor Ron DeSantis Awards More Than .5 Million For Infrastructure Improvements Through the Florida Job Growth Grant Fund

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Today, Governor Ron DeSantis awarded more than $6.5 million through the Florida Job Growth Grant Fund (JGGF) to support key infrastructure improvements that will help bridge supply chain gaps and increase access to industrial sites. The JGGF awards will help expand business opportunities and create more than 2,900 new high-wage jobs and facilitate the […]

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Governor Ron DeSantis Awards More Than $24 Million to Sixteen Rural Communities Through the Rural Infrastructure Fund

Governor Ron DeSantis Awards More Than .5 Million For Infrastructure Improvements Through the Florida Job Growth Grant Fund

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. —  Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced more than $24 million in awards to sixteen rural communities through the Rural Infrastructure Fund (RIF) program. Today’s announcement includes five awards for communities impacted by Hurricane Michael. These funds support community economic development projects that will strengthen public infrastructure and expand job opportunities for employers and families in […]

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Governor Ron DeSantis Activates Florida State Guard in Preparation for Severe Weather Expected This Weekend

Governor Ron DeSantis Awards More Than .5 Million For Infrastructure Improvements Through the Florida Job Growth Grant Fund

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Today, Governor DeSantis activated the Florida State Guard to assist the Florida Division of Emergency Management and other state agencies ahead of the Gulf Low expected to impact Florida this weekend.   “The Florida State Guard plays an essential role in Florida’s preparation for and swift response to severe weather,” said Governor Ron DeSantis. […]

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Governor Ron DeSantis Makes One Judicial Appointment

Governor Ron DeSantis Awards More Than .5 Million For Infrastructure Improvements Through the Florida Job Growth Grant Fund

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announces one judicial appointment to the Sixth Judicial Circuit Court.   Benjamin Thomas, of Clearwater, to serve as Judge on the Sixth Judicial Circuit Court Thomas was a Partner at Segundo Law Group since 2022 and has been with that firm since 2014. He earned his bachelor’s degree […]

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Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Donna Jackson to the Union County Board of County Commissioners

Governor Ron DeSantis Awards More Than .5 Million For Infrastructure Improvements Through the Florida Job Growth Grant Fund

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Donna Jackson to the Union County Board of County Commissioners.   Donna Jackson Jackson, of Lake Butler, is the Office Manager of New River Developers. She serves her community on the Union County Housing Authority and previously served as the Finance Director for New […]

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