A city council subcommittee is looking at ways to beef up security in Jacksonville’s public parks. It’s a branch of a larger committee that’s been meeting since August about a variety of issues surrounding the city’s parks.
Orange Park Medical Center is celebrating a new state law cementing its status as a trauma center. The law settles a long-fought battle over how many trauma centers are allowed to operate in Florida and where.
The top three factors new teachers say would contribute to them deciding to quit their jobs in Duval County Public Schools are pay, school culture and lack of support. That’s on par with how teachers are feeling across the country, according to the Education Week Research Center.