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Dollar’s value in Florida ranks 34th highest among the 50 states, study finds

By Florida Business Daily reports | Aug 3, 2019

Florida finished in a tie for 34th in a ranking by the website 24/7 Wall St. of relative purchasing power within each state.

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Analysis: Which college wrestling program grossed the most in the U.S.

By Local Labs News Service | Aug 5, 2019

Southeastern University tops the list of highest grossing college wrestling programs in the state in 2016

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Florida ranks 30th for rental car tax rates, study finds

By Florida Business Daily reports | Aug 6, 2019

Florida finished in a tie for 30th in a Tax Foundation analysis of effective car rental excise taxes – ranked from highest to lowest.

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Obituary: Robert Terry

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Aug 6, 2019

Robert Terry, 89, of Brooksville, Florida passed away July 31, 2019 at HPH Hospice Care Center surrounded by his loving family.

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Obituary: Maunela Camacho

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Aug 6, 2019

Maunela Camacho, 95, of Spring Hill, Florida passed away July 31, 2019.

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Obituary: Charlie Allred

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Aug 6, 2019

Charlie Allred, age 85, of Bushnell Florida passed away on August 2, 2019, at Lane Purcell Hospice House of Sumterville.

Sports

ARNOLD PALMER HOSPITAL FOR CHILDREN: Orlando Health LIVE! : EKGs for Student Athletes to be held August 13

By Press release submission | Aug 12, 2019

Some local school districts are now requiring heart screenings -- electrocardiogram (EKGs) – for student athletes who wish to play sports.

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Obituary: Jaycee Molette

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Aug 12, 2019

Jaycee Molette, 41, of Brandon, Florida passed away August 7, 2019.

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Obituary: Marie Louise Fudge

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Aug 12, 2019

Marie Louise Fudge, 94 years of age, passed away on August 6, 2019, at Superior Residences of Clermont.

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The price of education: Which 2-year Florida schools charge the lowest in-state tuition?

By Local Labs News Service | Aug 14, 2019

Florida residents attending two-year schools pay the lowest in-state tuition at Cape Coral Technical College, Flagler Technical Institute and Fred D. Learey Technical College, according to an analysis of federal data.

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By the Numbers: Florida not among the 17 jurisdictions with vaping taxes

By Florida Business Daily reports | Aug 16, 2019

Seventeen jurisdictions in the nation have some form of vapor product excise tax, according to a new Tax Foundation analysis.

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Florida has 4th highest identity theft rate among the 50 states, study finds

By Florida Business Daily reports | Aug 17, 2019

Florida finished fourth in a ranking by the website 24/7 Wall St. of identity theft rates across the nation.

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

By Local Labs News Service | Aug 19, 2019

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

Business

ARNOLD PALMER HOSPITAL FOR CHILDREN: Hiring- Assistant Nurse Manager, Electrophsiology at Orlando Regional Medical Center - Orlando Regional Medical Center

By Press release submission | Aug 19, 2019

Orlando Health is one of Florida’s most comprehensive private, not-for-profit healthcare systems providing access to nearly two million Central Florida residents and has provided care for more than 4,600 international visitors annually.

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CITY OF ORLANDO: Kitchen Recycling and Composting - Green Works Orlando to be held August 24

By Press release submission | Aug 19, 2019

Join Green Works Orlando for a free Kitchen Recycling and Composting Workshop, Aug. 24, 9 - 10:30 a.m.

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Obituary: Kathryn L. Albanese

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Aug 19, 2019

Kathryn L. Albanese, 91, of Spring Hill, Florida passed away August 15, 2019.

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