Work starts on new $35 million luxury Ocoee apartments New apartments are planned all over Central Florida, resulting in thousands of temporary construction jobs as well as bringing upscale rental housing to several submarkets. Check out some of the more recent ones OBJ has reported on: 01/27/2015 - 4:44 am | View Link
Housing the homeless: Now the real work starts Last month, Florida Hospital donated $6 million to help the region's homeless ... Housing of Northeast Florida, already awarded $80,000 by JPMorgan Chase to expand its mission to Central Florida — and, advocates here hope, to duplicate the successful ... 01/14/2015 - 10:52 am | View Link
COUNCIL WATCH: Liveblogging your city at work Also, Visit Orlando and Central Florida Hotel and Lodging Association – the ... OH, GUESS WHAT. THIS WEEK SUNRAIL STARTS. April 30 is the first phase, so there will be some dumb event where local electeds will jump on the train at their assigned places. 04/27/2014 - 2:57 pm | View Link
Volusia commuters wonder if SunRail will work for them STOPS: DeBary, Sanford, Lake Mary, Longwood, Altamonte Springs, Maitland, Winter Park, Florida Health Orlando, Lynx Central, Church Street Station, Orlando Health-Amtrak and Sand Lake Road. FOR MORE INFO: Go to sunrail.com to view maps, learn more about ... 07/23/2013 - 3:33 am | View Link
Work starts on SunRail track in central Florida Work began Monday on a 7-mile stretch of track, from the downtown Orlando Amtrak Station to Lake Avenue in Maitland, that will be used by SunRail trains. Workers began aligning or "tamping'' the rails to make them level to ensure a smooth ride for passengers. 05/20/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Railroad Industry News and Information CP Acquires Steelcare Transload Facility October 5th, 2015. Canadian Pacific Railway Limited has acquired Steelcare Inc., a transload and distribution hub providing ... 10/7/2015 - 10:11 am | View Website
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Jacksonville Skyway The Jacksonville Skyway is a people mover in Jacksonville, Florida, United States. An automated monorail train, it is operated by the Jacksonville Transportation ... 10/6/2015 - 10:36 pm | View Website
Business News, Personal Finance and Money News Find the latest business news on Wall Street, jobs and the economy, the housing market, personal finance and money investments and much more on ABC News 10/6/2015 - 6:51 am | View Website
Westbrook High School Principal Jon Ross grimaces as the sliming begins during an annual pep rally at the school Wednesday. Wielding the bucket is senior Josh Miner. As part of fundraiser, money was put in jars corresponding to four schools officials and Ross had the most money in his jar.
A Maine resident accused of fatally stabbing a stranger in the ice cream aisle of a grocery store will plead guilty on Thursday to murder, his attorney said. Connor MacCalister, 31, confessed to stabbing Wendy Boudreau, a 59-year-old mother of five, shortly after his arrest in August in Boudreau’s h
Portland developers are stepping forward to finance a campaign against a citywide referendum that would make it easier for citizens to protect views of the waterfront and historic buildings, among others.
Opponents collected five times as much as supporters in the campaign for Question 2 on Portland’s Nov. 3. ballot, according to quarterly campaign finance reports for the period July 1 to Sept.
A former state legislator was sentenced Wednesday to 13 months in prison and three years of supervised release for aiding and abetting visa and marriage fraud and making false statements.
Adam Mack, 39, of Portland, pleaded guilty in March to immigration fraud for his role in a scheme to allow women from Russia and Ukraine to stay in the U.