Newspaper article The Florida Times Union

Jacksonville Journal

Newspaper article The Florida Times Union

Jacksonville Journal

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BUSINESS CENTER SEEKS MENTORING PARTICIPANTS

The Jacksonville Women's Business Center is looking for women business owners, mentors and sponsors to participate in two of its four mentoring programs: Athena PowerLink and Marketing Matters.

Applications for Athena PowerLink will be accepted through Nov. 30. Applications for Marketing Matters will be accepted to Dec. 15. Each program begins in January.

The Jacksonville Athena PowerLink program, one of 23 nationwide, is designed for women-owned businesses at least two years old and beyond initial start-up difficulties. The 12-month mentoring experience connects each business owner with an advisory panel assembled to meet the specific needs of the business owner.

Marketing Matters helps discover basic elements of a marketing plan, strategies to implement objectives and how to measure effectiveness.

For more information, contact Sandy Bartow at (904) 924-1100 or e-mail sandy.bartow@myjaxchamber.com.

CITY EVENTS LISTED FOR WORLD AIDS WEEK

Jacksonville World AIDS Week, which is Monday through Dec. 1, will be marked with several events to generate awareness about HIV/AIDS.

Among them:

-- Monday - Rainbow Center Dessert Tasting and Contest, 4 to 6 p.m. at Shands/Rainbow Center at Shands Jacksonville.

-- Nov. 28 - The Connections Conference, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Alltel Stadium Touchdown Club.

-- Nov. 29 - National AIDS Quilt Opening Display, noon to 12:30 p.m. at City Hall. The quilt will be on display through Friday, Dec. 1.

-- Nov. 30 - Prevention Education Festival, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the University of North Florida.

-- Dec. 1 - World AIDS Day awards luncheon at Prime Osborn Convention Center.

STATE ATTORNEY PROMOTES 3 SENIOR PROSECUTORS

State Attorney Harry Shorstein promoted three senior prosecutors to director-level positions Monday, replacing two directors elected to judgeships and another that Shorstein fired last week. …

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