Jacksonville Daily Record
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November 20, 2023

Permit approved to convert Pratt Funeral Home to Airbnb

Avant Construction Group will convert the historic structure into an Airbnb and a restaurant.

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November 10, 2023

CSX plans to put its name in lights

The company wants to replace its long-standing sign with a lighted logo and locomotive.

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October 25, 2023

Beach Road Chicken Dinners building demolished

The iconic restaurant was open for more than eight decades. It was demolished in only a few hours to make way for apartments.

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August 18, 2023

Daily’s in LaVilla is scheduled for vote next week

A development review board will consider final approval Thursday for a three-story Daily’s and Bold City Brewery near the Duval County Courthouse.

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March 27, 2023

Jax airport buying $27 million in steel for expansion

The steel will be used for a new Concourse B at Jacksonville International Airport and for renovations at the security checkpoint.

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January 12, 2023

Sugar Factory again pushes back opening date

Sugar Factory now plans to open Feb. 15 in The Markets at Town Center.

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December 28, 2022

San Marco Theatre will close after 84 years

The San Marco Theatre will close its doors permanently Jan. 1. In a Facebook post Wednesday, the theater attributed the closing to a changing industry where theaters increasingly compete with streaming services for patrons, as well as the coronavirus pandemic’s negative effect on attendance. “It’s with sad and heavy hearts that we share this news with our San Marco community

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November 18, 2022

Southeastern Grocers exploring sale, report says

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that that Jacksonville-based Southeastern Grocers Inc., the parent company of Winn-Dixie, Harveys and Fresco y Más, is exploring a sale, citing people familiar with the matter. The report comes about a year after the supermarket operator canceled its plans to go public. The Journal reported the company is in talks with prospective buyers, according

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