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Delaware job growth this year projected at 0.7%

By Delaware Business Daily reports | Jan 17, 2020

Job growth in Delaware is expected to reach 0.7 percent by the end of 2020, down from the state's 2019 job growth of 1 percent, according to a new study by Kiplinger that assessed state economic outlooks.

Business

ROSCOE'S: We’re celebrating all our favorite Broadway showtunes and musicals

By Press release submission | Jan 15, 2020

The Vixen Presents BLACK GIRL MAGIC starring The Vixen, Silky Ganache, Dida Ritz, Lucy Stoole, Bambi Banks Couleé, Sasha Love, Ari Gato, Kara Mel D’Ville, and Chanel Mercedes Benz!

Obits

Obituary: Paul Anthony Staskus

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Jan 14, 2020

Paul Anthony Staskus, 86, of Orlando, Florida passed away on January 12, 2020.

Obits

Obituary: Robert Morelli

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Jan 14, 2020

Robert Morelli, age 58, of Titusville, Florida passed away on Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at an Orlando Hospital.

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Obituary: Andre De Leon, Jr.

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Jan 14, 2020

Andre De Leon, Jr., age 50, of Winter Park, Florida passed away on Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at Advent Health East Orlando

Education

OSCEOLA TECHNICAL COLLEGE: Our Criminal Justice Academy is now accepting applications

By Press release submission | Jan 11, 2020

Now accepting applications for the upcoming full-time and part-time classes starting in March.

From Delaware Business Daily
Public Policy

Delaware has adequate funds to weather moderate recession

By Delaware Business Daily reports | Jan 11, 2020

Delaware would have adequate revenues to manage a moderate economic downturn without raising taxes or cutting services, according to a new analysis from Moody’s Analytics.

From Delaware Business Daily
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Delaware ranks 11th in annual tax climate ranking

By Delaware Business Daily reports | Jan 10, 2020

Delaware finished 11th in a new study by the Tax Foundation showing which states are best at structuring their tax systems

Obits

Obituary: Andrea Dorothy Martin

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Jan 7, 2020

Andrea Dorothy Martin, a longtime resident of Orlando, passed away on January 3rd, 2020 at the age of 94 at her home in Orlando.

Obits

Obituary: Angel Felix Torres Ramirez

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Jan 7, 2020

Angel Felix Torres Ramirez, 87, of Orlando, passed away on January 2, 2020 at VITAS Suites at Orlando Health South Seminole Hospital surrounded by his loved ones as he was called to heaven.

Obits

Obituary: Rosaura Tapia Leyton

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Jan 7, 2020

Rosaura Tapia Leyton, age 84, of Orlando, Florida passed away on Tuesday, December 31, 2019.

From Florida Business Daily
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Which U.S. schools receive the most federal student aid?

By Local Labs News Service | Jan 6, 2020

Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale, Broward College and Hillsborough Community College reported receiving the most federal financial aid in the state during the 2018-19 academic year among U.S. schools.

From Delaware Business Daily
Public Policy

College president is highest-paid public employee in Delaware

By Delaware Business Daily reports | Jan 4, 2020

Mark T. Brainard, president of Delaware Technical Community College, earned $245,955 in 2018, making Brainard the highest-paid public employee in Delaware last year, according to a ranking by the website GOBankingRates.

Family

ORANGE COUNTY LIBRARY SYSTEM: Hiawassee Branch 10 Year Anniversary

By Press release submission | Jan 4, 2020

We will announce the winners of our Art Contest and they will win a prize!

Business

ORLANDO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT: You donut want to miss this - Dunkin Donuts & Baskin Robin

By Press release submission | Jan 4, 2020

Finally open on our Main Terminal, by the security checkpoint for gates 1-59, and it even has mobile order/pick-up available.

From Delaware Business Daily
Public Policy

Funding for arts agencies in Delaware to reach $3.3 million in FY2020

By Delaware Business Daily reports | Jan 3, 2020

Legislative appropriations for Delaware arts agencies are projected to reach $3.3 million for fiscal year 2020, which equates to $3.43 per capita in the state, according to a report from the National Assembly of State Arts Agencies (NASAA).

From Florida Business Daily
Schools

Which Florida schools receive the most federal student aid?

By Local Labs News Service | Dec 29, 2019

Ultimate Medical Academy-Clearwater, Miami Dade College and Valencia College reported receiving the most federal financial aid during the 2018-19 academic year among Florida schools.

From Delaware Business Daily
Public Policy

Delaware levies a total tax on lodging of 8%

By Delaware Business Daily reports | Dec 27, 2019

Hotel room bills in Delaware tack on a total state lodging tax of 8 percent, the 13th highest lodging tax rate in the nation, according to a study by the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL).

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