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Memphis Drivers Learn What Not to Do When Driving in the Rain

During the night hours on Nov. 7, there were multiple car crashes in Memphis due to slippery streets caused by rain. These crashes resulted in...

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  • memphis
  • Nov 10, 2016

Hart Bridge Exit Getting a Facelift, But Detour Raises Concerns

Hart Bridge has seen a major closure this week. Construction will last for months, reports say, highlighting a big problem that comes along with even...

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  • jacksonville
  • Nov 10, 2016

St. Augustine Digital Billboards Bringing More Danger to the Road?

Safety on the road is becoming a concern, and St. Johns County commissioners think they might have at least a partial solution in digital billboards....

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  • st-augustine
  • Nov 10, 2016

New Bike Lanes with Signals Proposed: Could This Help Reduce Cyclist Accidents in Our City?

The Florida Department of Transportation is holding a public workshop to discuss a proposed new bikeway through downtown Tampa. The proposed protected bike lanes would...

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  • tampa
  • Nov 10, 2016

What is Mesothelioma and How Did I Get it?

For decades, honest and hard working people in a variety of industries came in contact with asbestos on a daily basis. Little did they know...

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  • Nov 9, 2016

Working Underground Can Be Dangerous for Subway Workers, but Here’s How the MTA Tries to Protect Them

On Nov. 3, a subway train struck two MTA transit workers, killing one and injuring the other while they worked on the tracks. With this...

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  • new-york
  • Nov 9, 2016

Medical Marijuana Prevails in Florida

Morgan & Morgan is proud to announce that Amendment 2 prevailed at the polls. In a historic move, Florida became the 26th state to legalize...

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  • Nov 9, 2016

I-285 and Georgia 400 Construction Begins: Here Are Some Ways to Stay Safe and Avoid a Rough Commute

After decades of planning, the interchange of Georgia 400 and I-285 is getting a complete makeover. Officials say the project will help to improve travel...

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  • atlanta
  • Nov 9, 2016

Jackson Sidewalk Project Delayed Again, Green Light Hopefully Coming Soon

Jackson’s Fondren sidewalk project is a welcome change for some residents. The plan aims to bring the neighborhood into compliance with the Americans with Disabilities...

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  • jackson
  • Nov 9, 2016

Naples Sand-Dumping Project Could Be Ideal Way to Save Beaches

Beach erosion is a frequent concern, and Collier County has combated it in Naples for years. The newest way uses sand, brought in by the...

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  • naples
  • Nov 9, 2016

One Winter Haven Restaurant Exemplifies ADA’s Work to Empower Job Hunters with Disabilities

One restaurant owner in Winter Haven has received an award from the Florida Vocational Rehabilitation program this week for his continued work to hire, promote,...

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  • winter-haven
  • Nov 9, 2016

What Every Florida Voter Should Know About Amendment 2

Nov. 9 Update: Amendment 2 passed, earning 71 percent of the vote. Read more about this historic vote. Finally, after months of hearing arguments from...

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  • Nov 8, 2016

Crosswalks and Other Safety Measures for Keeping Lexington Kids Safe on the Way to School

Recently a teenager on the way to school was hit by a car at the corner of Blue Ash Drive and Clays Mill Road. This...

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  • lexington
  • Nov 8, 2016

Major Verdict Against Cigarette Maker Kicks Off Lung Cancer Awareness Month

November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month, and a Florida jury kicked it off by sending a message about the dangers of cigarettes with a well-timed...

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  • Nov 8, 2016

CarFit and Other Ways to Help Aging Parents Stay Safe and Independent on the Road

A new national program designed to help older adult drivers is now making a splash in Orlando’s senior community. CarFit, created by the American Society...

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  • orlando
  • Nov 7, 2016