Palatka Daily News 

Official’s loyalty points benefit kids in need  

County Commissioner Larry Harvey, right, stands with employees of Hitchcock’s Market in Interlachen on Monday after purchasing more than 2,000 tuna packets to donate to Feed the Need of Putnam County. 


Tampa Free Press 

Citrus County Sheriff Intros “Get Prepared Citrus” Ahead Of 2024 Hurricane Season  

CITRUS COUNTY, Fla. – We are officially one month out from the 2024 Hurricane Season. This month, the men and women of the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) are doing their part to help citizens prepare before any storm systems hit our radar. 


South Florida Caribbean News 

Broward County Commissioner Hazelle Rogers Launches County Small Business Micro-Grant Program  

BROWARD COUNTY – Broward Board of County Commissioners, in partnership with the Office of Economic and Small Business Development (OESBD), are establishing a Small Business Micro-Grant Pilot Program to provide working capital for small businesses located within Broward County. Micro-Grants of $2,500 will be available to small businesses and distributed evenly throughout all commission districts on a first come, first served basis. 



Marco Eagle 

Florida pushes for authority to rule over wetland destruction permits  

Florida is firing back at a federal judge that says the state was illegally given authority to review and allow the destruction of protected wetlands, and the state wants permission to process more than 1,000 permit applications that are stuck in the review pipeline. 



Additional $1.5 billion from state paints a bright picture for Biscayne Bay and other Florida waterways  

Biscayne Bay and several other Florida waterways should be in good shape for years to come after Gov. Ron DeSantis signed a $1.5 billion-plus package for the 2024-25 fiscal year budget last week.