Briefly: Florida Dermatologist Meirson Honored

JACKSONVILLE - Dan Meirson, MD, was awarded the Distinguished Service Award by the Florida Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery at its 2009 Annual Meeting in Boca Raton on May 23. Dr. Meirson was selected for the award in recognition of outstanding leadership and dedication and extraordinary contribution to the society and the dermatologic profession. Dr. Meirson … [Read more...]

Eleven Reasons To Move to Florida

Looking east from Sarasota's Bayfront Park

SARASOTA - Yes, the economy stinks. And it stinks in Florida. But Florida has been in recession longer than the rest of the nation. In recent months the state seems to have stabilized, employment-wise. That makes it the perfect time to consider that dream move to Florida. Our 11 reasons: … [Read more...]

Investor Wilbur Ross Bets on and Boosts Florida


CORAL GABLES - Investor Wilbur Ross is bullish on Florida. "We think the long term outlook for Florida is good," said Ross in an interview with Neil Cavuto on the Fox Business cable network. The interview came on the night of his purchase of Bank United in an Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation-sponsored sale. That same day, the Bureau of Labor Statistics announced that … [Read more...]

Catch I-95 Traffic Info on

Florida's traffic video is now on Trafficland. Similar to public-private partnerships TrafficLand has across the country, the Fairfax, Virginia-based company will install its IP video equipment at FDOT Operation Centers in Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, Jacksonville, Tampa, and Orlando. Live video from the FDOT cameras will be available to the public on TrafficLand's free website … [Read more...]

Cubavera opens at Miami International

MIAMI - Perry Ellis International (NASDAQ:PERY) announced the grand opening of its first Cubavera retail store in the United States. Located in the international terminal of Miami International Airport between concourses H and J, the store will invite travelers from around the world to sample the Cubavera lifestyle when visiting this gateway city. "Miami's fusion of cultures … [Read more...]