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The gig economy is coming for elder care

From The Hustle If driving for Lyft isn’t cutting it for you, you can always become a “grandkid on demand.” Papa, a platform that connects young...

USDA citrus forecast projects 15 percent decline in Florida harvests

Florida’s citrus industry has struggled the past two decades from development of rural areas; changes in drinking habits; the infusion of lower-priced – often...

Nearly 11,000 Floridians employed in nation’s ‘Moon To Mars’ quest

By John Haughey | The Center Square According to Space Florida, the state’s public-private space development agency, more than 17,100 commercial companies employ at least...

Idled cruise industry can sail again in Florida on Nov. 1

If it was up to the CDC, or at least Director Dr. Robert Redfield, the “no sail” order for cruise ships from U.S. ports...

Time – and money – at stake in Florida-led proposal to...

By John Haughey | The Center Square Daylight saving time could be extended for one year if a fast-tracked federal bill sponsored by Florida’s two U.S....

Rich States, Poor States ranks Florida in top 10 for economic...

By Jason Schaumburg | The Center Square Florida's economic outlook ranks seventh in the U.S. in the American Legislative Exchange Council Center for State Fiscal...

Seminole County Chamber launches ‘Support Seminole’ to spur economy

More than 60 local businesses participating with more than $2,000 in prizes for consumers From the Seminole County Chamber of Commerce A new undertaking to boost...

DeSantis says opening schools critical to Florida’s COVID-19 economic rebound

By John Haughey | The Center Square U.S. Department of Labor Secretary Eugene Scalia and Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis said Thursday schools are as essential...

Despite $1B in cuts, DeSantis’ budget preserves ‘historic achievements’

Focus on the Legislature By John Haughey | The Center Square Gov. Ron DeSantis used an 18-page list of at least 620 cuts to slash $1 billion...

Why a small town in Washington is printing its own currency...

In a bid to lessen the blow of COVID-19, the town of Tenino has started issuing its own wooden dollars that can only be...