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Sticker shock: Which 2-year U.S. schools charge the highest in-state tuition?

By Local Labs News Service | Sep 2, 2019

State residents enrolled at Florida institutions of higher learning face among the steepest cost of attending two-year in-state colleges and universities in the U.S., according to an analysis of federal data.

Family

WEST ORANGE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Free DNA testing to Florida residents

By Press release submission | Sep 3, 2019

AdventHealth Orlando is offering 10,000 Florida residents access to free DNA testing through a partnership with Helix as part of the hospital's WholeMe study.

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Obituary: Linda Elanor MacCrowleigh

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Sep 4, 2019

Linda Elanor MacCrowleigh passed away on Aug. 28, 2019.

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Obituary: Elizabeth Ann Horst

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Sep 4, 2019

Elizabeth Ann Horst, 56, of Montverde, Florida, passed away Monday August 26th, 2019, at South Lake Hospital in Clermont.

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Florida ranks 22nd highest on distilled spirits taxes

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Sep 5, 2019

The state distilled spirits excise taxes in Florida ranked 22nd in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on January 2019 data.

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Union rated least livable among Florida counties, study finds

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Sep 6, 2019

Union was ranked Florida’s worst county to live in, according to a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of regions with the poorest quality of life within all 50 states.

Business

WEST ORANGE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Lead and Feed to be held September 12

By Press release submission | Sep 9, 2019

Prepare for a great time at our next Lead and Feed on Thursday, September 12 at GameTime!

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DUKE ENERGY FLORIDA: Duke Energy restores power to more than 288,000 customers in eastern North Carolina following Hurricane Dorian

By Press release submission | Sep 9, 2019

Duke Energy has restored power to more than 288,000 North Carolina customers who lost electricity when Hurricane Dorian’s strong winds battered the state’s eastern region Thursday and Friday.

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Education

The price of education: Which 4-year Florida schools charge the lowest in-state tuition?

By Local Labs News Service | Sep 9, 2019

Florida residents attending four-year schools pay the lowest in-state tuition at Tallahassee Community College, Gulf Coast State College and Palm Beach State College, according to an analysis of federal data.

Obits

Obituary: Dr. Donald William Munro

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Sep 10, 2019

Dr. Donald William Munro, 81, of Secane, Pennsylvania, passed away on September 3rd, 2019.

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Florida pension plans are 79% funded, study finds

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Sep 13, 2019

The funded ratio of the Florida public pension plans stands at 79%, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on fiscal-year 2017 data.

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Florida ranks the lowest in state, local government GDP, study finds

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Sep 14, 2019

Florida finished lowest in the size of its state and local government operations, based on their share of the state’s gross domestic product, according to a 24/7 Wall St. analysis.

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Education

The price of education: Which 4-year Florida schools charge the highest in-state tuition?

By Local Labs News Service | Sep 16, 2019

Florida residents attending four-year schools pay the highest in-state tuition at Rollins College, Ringling College of Art and Design and Stetson University, according to an analysis of federal data.

Obits

Obituary: Everette Eastham, Jr.

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Sep 17, 2019

Everette Eastham, Jr. 80 Ocoee, Florida passed away on September 13, 2019.

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Obituary: Michael (Mike) John Brostuen English

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Sep 17, 2019

Michael (Mike) John Brostuen English, 37, of Winter Garden, FL passed away on September 11, 2019 with his loving wife, Lisa, by his side.

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Obituary: Helen Louise Addington Kennedy

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Sep 17, 2019

Helen Louise Addington Kennedy, 88, of Ocoee, passed away Friday, September 13, 2019 at Orchard Park in the loving arms of the Singh family.

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Income taxes make up 0% of total state, local levies in Florida, study finds

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Sep 20, 2019

State income tax revenues in Florida represent 0 percent of its total state and local levies, according to a new study by the Tax Foundation.

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