ANOTHER WAY DOGS HELP THE MILITARY; AEROMEDICAL PATIENT EVACUATIONS

They’re physically and emotionally wounded – most likely suffering from post-traumatic stress. Members of the United States military who serve abroad often return to the U.S. to treat their injuries and must be transported by aeromedical evacuation between medical facilities. Those who undergo these types of evacuations are in states of both chronic and acute stress.

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BDB FUELS THE GROWTH OF SUNSHINE BIOFUELS

August 29, 2019 – PALM BEACH COUNTY – The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) is pleased to announce Sunshine Biofuels, a biofuel manufacturing company that has developed alternative fuels to substitute diesel, has recently expanded its current production capacity from five million gallons to twenty million gallons per year, making it the first and now largest Renewable Diesel manufacturer in the State of Florida. The company’s production facility is located in Lake Worth Beach at 301 South “H” Street and will add 10 new jobs with an average wage of $80,000. It will also begin operations in Riviera Beach at the Port of Palm Beach for the storage and transloading of 100% non-hazardous, non-toxic biofuels and biofuel feedstocks. This expansion was required to serve contracted renewable diesel demand with Lincoln Energy Solutions and 700 Islands Energy, the largest biofuel blenders in the Southeastern United States and Bahamas, respectively.

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CORPORATE HQ TO EMPLOY UP TO 200 IN BOCA RATON

August 16, 2019 – BOCA RATON, FLA – The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County (BDB) is pleased to announce that FlexShopper, a leading national online lease-to-own (“LTO”) eCommerce marketplace and LTO payment solution, plans to employ up to 200 people at its new corporate headquarters in Boca Raton. The company consolidated multiple locations into one large headquarters located at 901 Yamato Road, Suite 260. It leased a 21,622 sq. ft. facility, completed in August 2019.

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FAU HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT BACK FROM SPACE, SCHOOL THAT IS

Florida Atlantic University High School student Connor Cane, 15, recently was one of only four students to represent the United States and one of only 47 students from across the world to participate in the United Space School in Houston, Texas. The elite two-week program brought together the brightest international students between the ages of 15-19 at NASA’s Manned Space Flight Center at the Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center.

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