Articles in Category: 'Georgia'

By: Gray Rohrer | Posted: February 3, 2011 4:41 PM

Seven Floridians die each day from prescription drug overdoses, and on Thursday Attorney General Pam Bondi set out her plan to combat that statistic, pushing for more stringent rules governing “pill mills.”

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By: Gray Rohrer | Posted: December 6, 2010 4:05 AM

Florida’s construction industry has had a rough time the past three years, but some builders have hope for a turnaround, despite the numerous challenges facing the industry.

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By: Gray Rohrer | Posted: October 20, 2010 4:05 AM

A new natural-gas company opened its headquarters in Tallahassee Tuesday and announced its plans to establish operations throughout Florida.

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By: Alex Tiegen | Posted: April 19, 2010 12:12 AM

Hurricanes are a constant threat when you live on a Southeastern U.S. coast. But so are high wind-insurance premiums. Wind premiums can prove just as damaging to an insured's bank account as a high-powered windstorm can be to a home and family  -- even for residents protected by state-sponsored insurers of last resort.

And in Florida, where June marks the start of crowded beaches and hurricane season, statistics in neighboring states show coastal wind-insurance for older homes is no bargain. 

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