Gonzeaux #8 — Florida

Gregg Fraley, Author of Jack's Notebook

I spent most of the past week in the great state of Florida. Also very pleased to meet and do a bit of work with Nathan Schwagler - - who’s doing some amazing things at the University of South Florida in creativity, innovation, and entrepreneurship.

State of emergency declared across Florida for subtropical storm Alberto

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

Florida Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency in all 67 Florida counties Saturday as Subtropical Storm Alberto moved north through the Gulf of Mexico

Florida BioDatabase

Florida Venture Blog

A friend of mine, Mike Schmitt, has been collaborating with the University of Florida for some time on a database for Florida's biotech sector. Some early results from that work are now available via the Florida BioDatabase , hosted by the Sid Martin Biotechnology Incubator.

If You're A Florida Business Owner You Need To Do These Five Things Like.Right Now!

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Florida, Hurricane, Irma, Jose, Disaster, Disaster preparation, insura.

Spirit Airlines to fly from North Carolina to Florida

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Spirit Airlines will be offering new flights from North Carolina to Florida in September WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP)

Winless Florida State visits unbeaten Wake Forest

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Florida State's visit to Wake Forest on Saturday will match an undefeated team against one trying for its first victory WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP)

NC lawmaker wants to arm teachers in response to Florida shooting

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

RALEIGH — A North Carolina lawmaker says letting teachers bring guns to school would help save lives in situations like the school shooting that occurred in Florida on Wednesday — and a legislative committee wants to hear more about the

Florida Opportunity Fund

Florida Venture Blog

Despite my time off the grid for the holidays it was hard to miss some of the buzz around the recently announced Florida Opportunity Fund. Local effort + national networks + quality track records = superior investment returns for the Florida Opportunity Fund.

Florida Opportunity Fund

Florida Venture Blog

Despite my time off the grid for the holidays it was hard to miss some of the buzz around the recently announced Florida Opportunity Fund. Local effort + national networks + quality track records = superior investment returns for the Florida Opportunity Fund.

NC Episcopal priest charged in Florida road rage

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

The rector of an Episcopal church in North Carolina is facing criminal charges in Florida after police say he pointed a gun at another vehicle in an apparent road rage incident STUART, Fla. —

N.C. State rolls past No. 25 Florida State 92-72

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

25 Florida State 92-72 on Sunday night RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) AP) — Allerik Freeman scored 25 points to help North Carolina State beat No.

Florida A&M beats North Carolina Central 65-56

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AP) — Desmond Williams scored 16 of his 21 points in the second half and Florida A&M held off North Carolina Central 65-56 on Saturday night TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP)

Wake Forest beats Florida State 76-72 to snap 7-game skid

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

seconds left to help Wake Forest hold off Florida State 76-72 on Wednesday night WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) AP) — Brandon Childress hit the go-ahead free throws with 44.1

The Latest: Florida AG fighting price-gouging as Irma looms

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

MIAMI (AP) — The Latest news related to Hurricane Irma in Florida (all times local

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In Florida, Online Retailers Promised to Deliver but Ended Up Cancelling Last Minute

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The office of Florida's attorney general has received over 8,000 complaints on price gouging.

Official: Plan to exempt Florida from drilling isn't final

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

WASHINGTON (AP) — An Interior Department official says the Trump administration's promise to exempt Florida from an offshore drilling plan is not a formal action

Florida Growth Fund

Florida Venture Blog

Earlier this week I attended a Florida Venture Forum welcome event for the Florida Growth Fund, a $250 million hybrid fund-of-funds managed by Hamilton Lane for the Florida State Board of Administration.

Florida Growth Fund

Florida Venture Blog

Earlier this week I attended a Florida Venture Forum welcome event for the Florida Growth Fund, a $250 million hybrid fund-of-funds managed by Hamilton Lane for the Florida State Board of Administration.

Politically important Florida gets a pass on drilling plan

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — The Trump administration says it will not allow oil drilling off the coast of Florida, abruptly reversing course under pressure from Republican Gov. TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP)

AP-BKC--South Florida-East Carolina Box

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SOUTH FLORIDA (8-20

Company behind Florida bridge that collapsed also was fined by Virginia after 2012 mishap in Hampton Roads

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

One of the main construction companies behind the pedestrian bridge that collapsed Thursday at Florida International University previously was fined after part of a span it was building in Hampton Roads crashed onto railroad tracks below

AP-BKC--North Florida-Elon Box

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NORTH FLORIDA (3-3

AP-BKC--South Florida-NC State Box

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SOUTH FLORIDA (3-1

Florida Growth Fund

Florida Venture Blog

Earlier this week I attended a Florida Venture Forum welcome event for the Florida Growth Fund, a $250 million hybrid fund-of-funds managed by Hamilton Lane for the Florida State Board of Administration. A say “hybrid” because the fund has two missions: 1) invest into Florida-focused venture capital funds and 2) invest directly into Florida companies. […]. david helgerson florida growth fund greg baty hamilton lane venture capital

Rain postpones Florida-Wake Forest game until Monday

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — The Florida-Wake Forest game has been postponed until Monday because of rain GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP)

AP PHOTOS: Irma brings floods to Florida, Georgia coast

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

Despite being downgraded to a tropical storm, Irma still caused substantial damage Monday, as record flooding hit northeastern Florida

Forecasters say center of Subtropical Storm Alberto has made landfall at Laguna Beach on Florida Panhandle

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

MIAMI (AP) — Forecasters say center of Subtropical Storm Alberto has made landfall at Laguna Beach on Florida Panhandle

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Florida State finds itself playing for pride, not titles

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — With Florida State off to its worst start in 41 years, coach Jimbo Fisher is left doing something he could hardly fathom two months ago TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP)

Florida State's Fisher expects Tate, Thomas to play Saturday

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AP) — Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher says he expects starting wide receiver Auden Tate and linebacker Matthew Thomas to play Saturday against Wake Forest TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP)

SpaceX Rocket Carrying Facebook Satellite Crashes in Florida

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The company was testing its Falcon 9 rocket on a launch pad at Florida's Cape Canaveral

Hurricane warnings add urgency to Florida evacuations

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

MIAMI (AP) — As South Florida fell under hurricane warnings, gas shortages and gridlock plagued thousands of people fleeing for high ground ahead of Irma

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Elon handles South Florida 74-61

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AP) — Brian Dawkins and Steven Santa Ana scored 13 points apiece and Elon defeated South Florida 74-61 on Thursday night TAMPA, Fla. (AP)

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Rice transfer Koulechov shines in debut with No. 8 Florida

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Egor Koulechov scored 34 points, hitting six 3-pointers in his Florida debut, to lead the eighth-ranked Gators to a 116-74 victory against Gardner-Webb in the team's season opener Monday night GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP)

Florida State visits Duke looking to turn its season around

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Florida State believes it's better than its record — and so does Duke DURHAM, N.C. (AP)

No. 15 NORTH CAROLINA 78, FLORIDA ST. 74

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FLORIDA ST. 10-10

FSU, Florida, Virginia, Maryland on upset alert in Orlando

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — With Florida State, Florida, Virginia and Maryland playing in the same venue, the Amway Center has the potential to become Upset Central in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament on Thursday ORLANDO, Fla. (AP)

Florida State beats Duke 17-10 on Akers' late TD

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

AP) — Freshman Cam Akers ran 42 yards for the go-ahead touchdown with 8:23 to play, and Florida State held on to beat Duke 17-10 on Saturday DURHAM, N.C. (AP)

No. 12 Florida State returns to action hosting NC State

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

12 Florida State (0-1), Saturday, Noon ET (ABC/ESPN2 North Carolina State (2-1) at No.

Florida paratrooper dies in barracks at North Carolina base

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

MIAMI (AP) — A paratrooper from Florida died in his barracks on an Army base in North Carolina

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WHAT'S HAPPENING: Irma lashes Cuba, barrels toward Florida

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

MIAMI (AP) — Powerful Hurricane Irma hammered Cuba with punishing winds and rain Saturday before ominously churning toward Florida, where massive evacuations were underway.

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