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TOWN OF WINDERMERE: Waste Pro Holiday Waste Removal

By Press release submission | Dec 2, 2019

As a reminder, Waste Pro does not pick up garbage, recycling, or yard waste on the following upcoming holidays: Thanksgiving, Christmas, or New Year's.

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These schools have the top 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S.

By Local Labs News Service | Dec 2, 2019

Artistic Nails and Beauty Academy-Lakeland, ASM Beauty World Academy and American Beauty Schools have the best 'on time' graduation rates in the state, according to an analysis of federal data.

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Obituary: Odell Broom

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Dec 3, 2019

Odell Broom, 98, of Winter Haven passed away on Nov. 30, 2019 at Life Care Center in Winter Haven Where he resided for four years.

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Obituary: Carolyn Estelle Lowe Shephard

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Dec 3, 2019

Carolyn Estelle Lowe Shephard passed away on November 28, aged 98 years, after living a long and fulfilling life.

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Obituary: Shirley Jewell Carter Trappe

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Dec 3, 2019

Shirley Jewell Carter Trappe, 80 of Groveland, FL passed away on November 29, 2019.

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27 U.S. House members from Florida make $174,000 annually

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Dec 6, 2019

Each of the 27 U.S. House of Representatives members representing Florida draws an annual salary of $174,000, according to the Congressional Research Service.

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Florida 2-year college students pay $3,250 in tuition and fees

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Dec 7, 2019

Florida two-year colleges charged students $3,250 in tuition and fees during the 2018-19 academic year, the 10th lowest cost among 49 states examined, the College Board said in a new report.

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WEST ORANGE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Member Celebration Brunch to be held December 13

By Press release submission | Dec 9, 2019

Come out and celebrate our West Orange Chamber members during the Member Celebration Brunch on December 13th at the Ocoee Lakeshore Center.

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Which U.S. schools receive the most state student aid?

By Local Labs News Service | Dec 9, 2019

Florida State University, University of South Florida-Main Campus and Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale reported receiving the most state financial aid in the state during the 2018-19 academic year among U.S. schools.

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Obituary: Eddie Sanabria

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Dec 11, 2019

Eddie Sanabria, 91, of Orlando, died December 4, 2019 in Winter Garden.

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Obituary: David Harold Jackson

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Dec 11, 2019

David Harold Jackson, 75, passed away on December 8, 2019 in Winter Haven, Florida.

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Obituary: Carol Ann Elliott

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Dec 11, 2019

Carol Ann Elliott, 79, passed away on Thursday, December 6, 2019.

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Delaware received nearly $85,000 in public broadcasting funds last year

By Delaware Business Daily reports | Dec 13, 2019

The Corporation for Public Broadcasting allocated $84,951 in fiscal-year 2018 to support public television and radio in Delaware, the lowest amount among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, CPB reported.

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4-year colleges in Delaware now charge $13,292 in tuition and fees

By Delaware Business Daily reports | Dec 14, 2019

Delaware four-year public universities now charge students annual in-state tuition and fees averaging $13,292, the 10th highest amount among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, the College Board said in a new report.

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WEST ORANGE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: The SERVPRO First Responder Bowl Kicks Off December 30

By Press release submission | Dec 16, 2019

SERVPRO is proud to present the SERVPRO First Responder Bowl, scheduled to kick-off on December 30, 2019, at 12:30 ET at the Gerald J.

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Obituary: Maria Barone

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Dec 17, 2019

Maria Barone, 85 of Orlando, FL passed away December 11, 2019.

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Obituary: David Cecil Purgason

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Dec 17, 2019

At 2:15 on December 12th Mr. David Cecil Purgason passed away peacefully in his sleep.

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