Aaron Badida InternWJCT News Intern Aaron Badida is an English Major at the University of North Florida. Ways to ConnectTwitter Email As Opinion Shifts, Equality Florida On The Case For Marriage Equality In Florida By Aaron Badida & Melissa Ross • Jan 23, 2014 Equality Florida On Tuesday, six same-sex couples filed a lawsuit in South Florida asking for the right to marry. Entrepreneurs And Investors Come Together At Startup Weekend By Aaron Badida & Melissa Ross • Jan 23, 2014 Jacksonville Startup Weekend This Friday, local business leaders, politicians and entrepreneurs will meet at the University of North Florida for the 2014 Jacksonville Startup Weekend. China Moon Mission Could Boost First Coast Economy By Melissa Ross & Aaron Badida • Jan 21, 2014 CNTV Local author Chris Berman’s recent novel Red Moon was intended as fiction, but his prediction of an unmanned Chinese moon mission came to pass at the end of last year. Advocates Call For Investment In Gulf Coast Economy, Environment With Deepwater Spill Funds By Melissa Ross & Aaron Badida • Jan 21, 2014 U.S. Coast Guard / Wikimedia Commons In a departure from past responses to violations of the Clean Water Act, Congress is looking to disperse fines from BP in a way that will benefit the economies most affected by the spill. Riverside-Based Writers Plan Lit Mag Launch By Aaron Badida • Jan 16, 2014 Jared Rypkema / Twitter Jacksonville will soon be home to a new literary magazine.