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Outbound cigarette smuggling rate in Delaware estimated at 40.6%

By Delaware Business Daily reports | Feb 1, 2020

The outflow of smuggled cigarettes in Delaware is 40.6 percent, according to a new study from the Tax Foundation that examines the relationship between cigarette taxes and smuggling.

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TOWN OF WINDERMERE: Congratulations on 20 Years

By Press release submission | Feb 3, 2020

Public Works Foreman Celebrates 20 Years with the Town Whether

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Obituary: Sara Jo McLean

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 4, 2020

Sara Jo McLean passed away on 1-28-20.

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Obituary: Margarete Wolf Smith

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 4, 2020

Margarete Wolf Smith, 89, of Winter Garden, Florida, passed away on February 1, 2020.

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Obituary: Lillian Oquendo

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 4, 2020

Lillian Oquendo passed away on January 27, 2020.

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Cost of a childless divorce in Delaware is $16,200

By Delaware Business Daily reports | Feb 7, 2020

The average cost of divorce in Delaware with no children involved is $16,200, the third highest amount among the 50 states, according to an analysis published by the website 24/7 Wall St.

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Cost of a childless divorce in Idaho is $11,200

By Idaho Business Daily reports | Feb 7, 2020

The average cost of divorce in Idaho with no children involved is $11,200, the 38th highest amount among the 50 states, according to an analysis published by the website 24/7 Wall St.

From Delaware Business Daily
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Delaware 4th-graders score one point below the national average on math

By Delaware Business Daily reports | Feb 8, 2020

Fourth-graders in Delaware on average scored 239 on a standardized math test administered last year, which is one point below the 2019 national average calculated by the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP).

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Delaware 4th-graders score two points below the national average on reading

By Delaware Business Daily reports | Feb 15, 2020

Fourth-graders in Delaware on average scored 218 on a standardized reading test administered last year, which is two points below the 2019 national average calculated by the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP).

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TOWN OF WINDERMERE: Windermere passes ordinance to fight cut-through traffic

By Press release submission | Feb 17, 2020

Winderm The town manager now has the authority to place no-right-turn signs along Sixth Avenue.

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Obituary: James Donald Lantz

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 18, 2020

James Donald Lantz passed away on February 12, 2020.

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Obituary: Mary Ruth Walther

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 18, 2020

Mary Ruth Walther, 86, of Leesburg, FL., passed away on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at Cornerstone Hospice in Tavares, Fl.

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Obituary: Gloria Jean Berndobler

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 18, 2020

Gloria Jean Berndobler, 93 of Winter Garden, passed away peacefully on Monday, February 10, 2020 with her loving husband of 58 years by her side.

From Florida Business Daily
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Highest income earners in Florida taxed at 2.3% rate

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Feb 21, 2020

The top 1 percent of earners in Florida are taxed at an effective rate of 2.3 percent, compared to the state’s 8.1 percent tax rate on the middle 20 percent of income earners, according to a new 24/7 Wall St. analysis.

From Florida Business Daily
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WIC participation in Florida drops 11.3% over 5 years

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Feb 22, 2020

The number of Florida residents taking part in the federal nutrition program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) declined 11.3 percent from fiscal years 2015 to 2019, the U.S. Food and Nutrition Service reported.

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