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The Jaxson: JTA Skyway Plan Needs Some Tweaks

Mar 11, 2018
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Modern Cities

As we’ve known for a while, JTA is planning to expand its Skyway monorail service farther into some neighborhoods adjacent to downtown Jacksonville, with a proposal calling for automated, driverless vehicles.

Modern Cities

A new year promises to bring lots of new development to Jacksonville’s Urban Core.

Bill Delaney of The Jaxson tells WJCT News Director Jessica Palombo about some of the major projects on the horizon.


Gregory Todaro / WJCT News

Small Business Saturday is gaining a lot of momentum here on the First Coast.

Bill Bortzfield / WJCT News

Jacksonville’s banking community is about to see another consolidation. 


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A large debt load is resulting in a string of news reports speculating about the future of Southeastern Grocers, which is headquartered in Jacksonville and operates Winn-Dixie and Harveys on the First Coast.

'Small Business Saturday' Proposed By Florida House Member

Nov 3, 2017
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With a Senate committee scheduled to take up the issue Monday, a House Democrat has proposed creating a “Small Business Saturday” sales-tax holiday in November 2018.

IKEA

Thursday IKEA announced its schedule of grand opening events in an effort to generate buzz for the Swedish furniture chain's new Jacksonville store.

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Comcast customers should soon see fewer internet streaming bottlenecks.

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Amazon

Amazon announced Wednesday it’s rolling out a new service in Jacksonville and 36 other cities on November 8 that will allow homeowners to give Amazon couriers access to their homes to drop off packages inside.

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McDonald’s is joining the ranks of restaurants that offer food delivery in Jacksonville.

Drone Aviation Corp.

A Jacksonville drone company has secured a new contract worth more than $800,000 from a U.S. Department of Defense customer.


WJCT News / Bortzfield

The closely watched renovation and transformation of a historic Jacksonville building into the Cowford Chophouse is nearing completion.

Jacksonville Jaguars

Jaguars owner Shad Khan has made yet another Forbes list.

Harrell & Harrell

The founder and patriarch of the Jacksonville law firm Harrell & Harrell died over the weekend.

IKEA

Remember the days of waiting in line for things like concert tickets, the iPhone or Black Friday sales?

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