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Published Thursday, November 8, 2018

United Technologies Corp. has leased penthouse space in downtown West Palm Beach that will serve as the executive offices of the company’s expanded aerospace division, further cementing UTC’s growing presence in Palm Beach County, a UTC spokesman confirmed on Wednesday.

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Published Thursday, November 8, 2018

Following a bus tour of the abandoned Glades Correctional Institution in September 2013, Belle Glade City Manager Lomax Harrelle convinced Gov. Rick Scott to find a way to make the former prison property available as a possible site for businesses to locate in the Glades area.

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Published Monday, November 5, 2018

Downtown West Palm Beach is making a name for itself in the tech world with more companies choosing South Florida over Silicon Valley.

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Published Monday, October 22, 2018

Miami-Dade County experienced more growth in its local economy in a four-year period than any other county in Florida, according to a recent study from finance site SmartAsset.

 

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Published Friday, October 19, 2018

Palm Beach County’s unemployment rate for September dropped to a 12-year low of 3.1 percent -- besting 3.2 percent set in April 2006 -- and down from 4.1 percent a year ago. The county’s rate fell below the 3.6 percent national rate, continuing a 20-month streak where the county’s rate has stayed below or matched the national rate.

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Published Friday, October 19, 2018

In the Palm Beach County Workforce Analysis report by Boyette Strategic Advisors released in June 2018, 56% of Palm Beach County employers surveyed identified lack of work skills as their greatest challenge to employee recruitment.

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Published Monday, October 15, 2018

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today announced it will increase services to customers and add to the employees at its West Palm Beach, Florida, site with construction of a new service center at Palm Beach International Airport.

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Published Monday, September 24, 2018

Economic studies show that people who have completed a college degree are likely to earn more money than those who have not attended college.

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