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5 Places That Existed Then That Are Better Now

Here are five historic sites in Jacksonville that have gotten better with age.

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5 Awesome Apartments Coming To Downtown

Development is starting to heat up again in and around downtown. Here are five cool urban apartment projects already under construction or proposed.


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Urban Construction Update - January 2015

Major construction projects have returned to the landscape of Jacksonville's urban core. Find out where (and more) as we take a brief look at the status of various developments under construction in and around Downtown Jacksonville during the month of January.


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Jacksonville Food Trucks: 3Moms Ice Cream Truck

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) has scheduled a public hearing to seek comments on their proposed Atlantic Boulevard/University Boulevard intersection.


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Peterbrooke Chocolatier and the Story of Mixon Town

Peterbrooke Chocolatier recently announced plans to transform an abandoned bacon slicing plant into a new state-of-the-art chocolate factory. While this is big news, the most interesting part of the story is their decision to invest in the revitalization of Mixon Town. Here's the background story on this long overlooked neighborhood on the…

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Top 10 All Time Jags Draft Busts

NFL draft day hasn't been too kind to the Jacksonville Jaguars over the last decade. Here are a few Jags selections taken before NFL stars Aaron Rodgers, Frank Gore, JJ Watt and Troy Polamalu. Today, here's a list of the top 10 all time Jags draft busts.


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5 major projects that will change Jacksonville forever

In 2014, the redevelopment in and around downtown finally kicked into an extra gear. Looking forward to 2015, here are five projects and points of discussion that have the potential to.....as Mayor Alvin Brown would say... "take Jacksonville to the next level".

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Another Historic Downtown Demolition In The Works?

The Downtown Investment Authority is considering making a portion of downtown a national historic district. Unfortunately, if one property owner has his way, a 105-year-old building will become a vacant lot despite possibly being one of the last vestiges of a turn-of-the-century downtown rooming house district.

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10 Ways Geography has everything to do with Your Life

Geography is the study of place, and seeks to understand the ways in which humans influence their environment, and in turn explore the influence the environment has on humans. Quite simply, it is the study of the world around us. 

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Top 25 Metro Jacksonville Articles of 2014

Metro Jacksonville has covered a lot of ground in 2014. Today we take a look at the 25 most popular articles of the year, ranked by number of views.


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Six Awesome Restaurants Opening in Downtown

A restaurant revolution has engulfed downtown Jacksonville. Here are six awesome restaurants and dining scenes on their way to downtown's streets.


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