Business

Hubbard House Unveils New Logo and Web Site

Hubbard House, the domestic violence center serving Duval and Baker counties, unveils its new logo and Web site which it received as part of the national We Inspire Grant.

Local Area Students Raise Money for Cancer Research

Local Area Students Raise Money for Cancer Research

Clink, clank, clunk!  That’s the sound more than 300,000 students throughout North Florida will soon hear as they pour their pocket change into collection jars to support Olive Garden’s 17th-annual Pasta for Pennies program benefiting The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) School & Youth campaign.  Last year, Olive Garden’s Pasta for Pennies collected $6.1 million nationally, bringing the total amount donated since the program’s inception to more than $53 million.

Green Chamber of the South Launches First Chapter in Jacksonville

The Northeast Florida Green Chamber is painting the town green! Jacksonville is launching The Green Chamber of the South’s first chapter and it plans to make a huge impact on area businesses and the city’s delicate eco-system.

While Jacksonville companies strive to decrease their environmental impact and improve their green practices, they also have been in need of help to reach their goals. This new chapter will continue the Green Chamber of the South's mission of supporting sustainability in businesses and innovation and adoption of clean technology.

February & March Workshops at the Small Business Development Center at UNF

Since 1976, the Small Business Development Center at the University of North Florida (SBDC at UNF) has helped over 30,000 small businesses in an 18-county area.  The SBDC at UNF, located at the UNF University Center, provides assistance through management advice and technical training with little to no-cost to the potential, fledgling and/or well-established small business owners.

$1 soups all day in Jacksonville

$1 soups all day in Jacksonville

Soup’s on at Pollo Tropical®, as the restaurant chain declares Wednesday, January 26 Pollo Tropical National Soup Day at all company-owned locations.  In honor of National Soup Month, Pollo Tropical is hosting its own celebration by offering the popular Caribbean Chicken Soup or Split Pea Soup for just $1 from open to close.

Jacksonville's Paulina Perez Wins WeddingWire Bride’s Choice Award™

Jacksonville's Paulina Perez Wins WeddingWire Bride’s Choice Award™

WeddingWire, the nation’s leading wedding technology company, is thrilled to announce that Makeup by Paulina Perez has been selected to receive the prestigious annual WeddingWire Bride’s Choice Awards™ 2011 for Professional Makeup Artist!

MAU Job Fair for Welders with Mechanical Skills on January 27th

A special job fair will be held on Thursday, January 27th for individuals with mechanical and welding experience for MAU job openings in Jacksonville, FL. The welding positions will be performing railcar maintenance and repair duties for MAU at TTX in Jacksonville, FL.  MAU is a staffing company headquartered in Augusta, GA that provides custom workforce solutions.