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Current Builders’ Uptown Boca Project

Current Builders’ Uptown Boca Project Offers Key Lessons for Florida Construction Industry

POMANO BEACH, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- Current Builders completed its largest construction project commission on-time, during the pandemic thanks to the firm's excellent communication strategies, tech savvy, and smart contingency planning. Uptown Boca is the most ambitious development constructed in western Boca Raton in the last 20 years.
FILM - Christians in the Mirror

Amazon Prime Video Removes Indie Film About Global Persecution of Christians

TAMPA, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- For nearly two years, the indie documentary, "Christians in the Mirror," produced by Joshuacord, Inc. and In Altum Productions, streamed on Amazon Prime before it was removed without warning or explanation. Its producers want to know why.
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beycome announces more than 5,000 houses sold in May 2021

MIAMI, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- beycome, the digital brokerage that empowers consumers to be their own real estate agent, announced it surpassed the mark of 5,000 homes sold last month. Since its launch in 2017, beycome has saved consumers over $71 million in real estate commissions.
Alan Laird, Owner, AJ's Seafood and Oyster Bar

Owner Alan Laird of AJ’s Seafood & Oyster Bar Ranked as one of the Most Influential Restaurant Execs

DESTIN, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- In 2020, readers of "Nation's Restaurant News" had a chance to weigh in on who they considered leaders in the restaurant industry. The people have spoken and Florida's own Alan Laird, owner of AJ's Seafood & Oyster Bar, ranked number 37 out of 500 submissions in the category for "Most Influential Restaurant Executives in the Country" on its "Power List 2020."
Jack L Hayes International

Report: Shoplifting and Dishonest Employee Avg. Case Values Increased in 2020, says Jack L. Hayes International’s 33rd Retail Theft Survey

WESLEY CHAPEL, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- Jack L. Hayes International, Inc. released today the results of their 33rd Annual Retail Theft Survey which reports on over 184,000 shoplifters and dishonest employee apprehensions in 2020 by just 22 large retailers, who recovered over $81 million from these thieves.

Current Builders Celebrates Construction Safety Week 2021 with Focus on Holistic Health for Workers

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- Current Builders is proud to be part of the nationwide celebration of Construction Safety Week taking place May 3-7, 2021. This year's theme, Be Present, Be Focused, Be Safe targets the holistic health of workers in the industry.
inclusive playground at Sgt. Kip Jacoby Park

City of Pompano Beach Parks and Recreation Dept. Announces New Inclusive Playground

POMPANO BEACH, Fla., /Florida Newswire/ -- The City of Pompano Beach Parks and Recreation Department has enhanced the Sergeant Kip Jacoby Park with a new all-inclusive playground that features equipment that will encourage side-by-side play for all children.

FLORIDA GOVERNMENT

Atlantic Boulevard Bridge in Pompano Beach

Pompano Beach CRA Wins FRA Award for Atlantic Blvd. Bridge Enhancement

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- The Pompano Beach CRA is proud to announce that the Atlantic Boulevard Bridge Enhancement is the 2020 winner of the Best Transportation Transit Enhancement category at the annual Florida Redevelopment Association (FRA) Awards, which were bestowed November 19, 2020.
Beach House Pompano restaurant

Pompano Beach CRA Announces ‘Love Always, Pompano Beach’ Awareness Campaign

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- The Pompano Beach CRA is proud to announce their new marketing campaign, "Love Always, Pompano Beach." The all-encompassing annual program will feature local businesses located in the East CRA District, sharing special offers and experiences to attract residents and non-residents alike.
Photo by Tom Rumble via unsplash

beycome announces more than 5,000 houses sold in May 2021

MIAMI, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- beycome, the digital brokerage that empowers consumers to be their own real estate agent, announced it surpassed the mark of 5,000 homes sold last month. Since its launch in 2017, beycome has saved consumers over $71 million in real estate commissions.
Alan Laird, Owner, AJ's Seafood and Oyster Bar

Owner Alan Laird of AJ’s Seafood & Oyster Bar Ranked as one of the Most Influential Restaurant Execs

DESTIN, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- In 2020, readers of "Nation's Restaurant News" had a chance to weigh in on who they considered leaders in the restaurant industry. The people have spoken and Florida's own Alan Laird, owner of AJ's Seafood & Oyster Bar, ranked number 37 out of 500 submissions in the category for "Most Influential Restaurant Executives in the Country" on its "Power List 2020."
Jack L Hayes International

Report: Shoplifting and Dishonest Employee Avg. Case Values Increased in 2020, says Jack L. Hayes International’s 33rd Retail Theft Survey

WESLEY CHAPEL, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- Jack L. Hayes International, Inc. released today the results of their 33rd Annual Retail Theft Survey which reports on over 184,000 shoplifters and dishonest employee apprehensions in 2020 by just 22 large retailers, who recovered over $81 million from these thieves.

Current Builders Celebrates Construction Safety Week 2021 with Focus on Holistic Health for Workers

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- Current Builders is proud to be part of the nationwide celebration of Construction Safety Week taking place May 3-7, 2021. This year's theme, Be Present, Be Focused, Be Safe targets the holistic health of workers in the industry.

NATIONAL NEWS

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