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    Wholesale grocery giant to cut fewer Orlando jobs than expected
    C&S Wholesale Services Inc., also known as C&S Wholesale Grocers, revealed it will lay off only205 employees when it closes its Orlando warehouse next year ? fewer than originally anticipated. The Keene, N.H.-based firm ? which supplies retail chains like Target and Safeway, independent supermarkets and institutions with more than 140,000 different products ? previously filed two separate notices this past summer on the number of positions being affected by its warehouse closure. A new Nov.?


    Giving credit to those who give back at OBJ's 2018 Corporate Philanthropy Awards (PHOTOS)
    Central Florida business leaders honored their peers who are strengthening the community through charity during Orlando Business Journal?s 2018 Corporate Philanthropy Awards luncheon on Nov. 16 at Hilton Orlando. The awards program, now in its third year, recognized the companies and individuals who have shown outstanding personal and professional dedication in their support of social and charitable causes. This year's roster of 14 companies and two individuals represent a cross section of the?


    More than decade in the making, Altamonte Springs mixed-use development continues tenant search
    Part of this project already has kicked off.


    Brightline partners with Virgin Group as it plans expansion into Orlando
    The privately funded intercity passenger rail system Brightline on Friday announced a new strategic partnership and trademark licensing agreement with one of the world?s most recognizable brands in travel and hospitality. The partnership is with the Virgin Group, which will allow Brightline to leverage Virgin?s industry-leading expertise and customer experience to establish a new brand, Virgin Trains USA. Renaming to Virgin Trains USA will begin this month and transition to Virgin Trains USA?


    2018 Foundation Executive of the Year: Here's what makes this Orlando Magic exec proud and more
    Linda Landman Gonzalez, who's been part of the Orlando Magic's the senior leadership team since 2007, led the team in awarding more than $1 million to 27 local nonprofit organizations this year.


    SpaceX launches rocket, lands booster at Cape Canaveral; now 2 more missions await
    Mark another successful launch down in the books for SpaceX. The company owned by Elon Musk blasted its Falcon 9 rocket to the sky from Kennedy Space Center's Launch Complex 39A on Nov. 15 at 3:46 p.m. ? a daytime launch which the company has not performed in Central Florida for some time now. The Hawthorne, Calif.-based firm used its rocket to launch the Es?hail 2 communications satellite to orbit. The Mitsubishi Electric Corp.-built satellite, owned by communications company Es?hailSat,?


    Margaritaville Resort Orlando to make waves with new H2O Live! water park
    Margaritaville Resort Orlando is making waves as one of the newest tourist destinations in Central Florida ? and now the development is sharing what to expect at its future water park. The $750 million Kissimmee-area destination unveiled the name of its water park, Island H20 Live! as well as the list of entertainment in play. Here's more from Margaritaville: The park will be developed by Encore Capital Management, the overall developer of the Margaritaville property. The water park will?


    UCF trustees re-approve $115.19M in projects
    This follows a new requirement that capital projects costing more than $2 million now need written certification.


    Here's where we rank among busiest airports for Thanksgiving travel
    The holiday season is once again upon us, and people across the country are making preparations to travel from the comforts of their own homes to large family gatherings or exotic vacation destinations. Planes between Atlanta-Orlando likely will be packed during the always-busy Thanksgiving travel period. That?s one of a number of choice insights on national travel trends that airline and airport data behemoth OAG offered up in a cornucopia of information tied to the 2018 Turkey Day travel rush. The?


    Jobs report: Central Florida unemployment down from last year
    Central Florida's unemployment rate remained the same as last month, but is down nearly a full percentage point year-to-year. The unemployment rate for Central Florida for October was at 2.7 percent, according to CareerSource Central Florida. That is 0.8 percent lower than the region's Oct. 2017 rate of 3.5 percent. The region beat out both Florida (3.4 percent) and the U.S. (3.7 percent) when it came to October unemployment rates. Meanwhile, the unemployment rate for Central Florida's counties?