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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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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.

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Obituary: Theodore Donald Horrobin, Sr

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 18, 2020

Theodore Donald Horrobin, Sr., age 75, passed away on Friday, February 14, 2020 in Longwood, Florida.

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Obituary: Mr. Gary G. Yelle, Jr.

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 18, 2020

Mr. Gary G. Yelle, Jr., age 55, passed away on Friday, February 14, 2020 at his home in Altamonte Springs, Florida.

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Obituary for Joshua Richard Drummond

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 18, 2020

Joshua Richard Drummond, 19, of Kissimmee, FL passed away on February 14, 2020.

Business

BLIMPIE: Better and Bigger

By Press release submission | Feb 17, 2020

I promise to be Better and Bigger than my opponents.

Business

BRAVO SUPERMARKET: We are extremely excited to announce our new partnership

By Press release submission | Feb 17, 2020

Look out on our social media pages for chances to win tickets to the Noche Latina Nets game on March 23rd

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Education

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).

Business

BRAVO SUPERMARKET: February is Black History Month!!

By Press release submission | Feb 11, 2020

We celebrate and pay tribute to the important role that African-Americans have played throughout the history of the United States.

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Obituary: Joan M. O'Sullivan

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 10, 2020

Joan M. O'Sullivan, age 92, of Orlando, Florida passed away on Friday, February 7, 2020.

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Obituary: Richard Randolph “Randy” Harrison

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 10, 2020

Richard Randolph “Randy” Harrison died on February 5, 2020 at Advent Health East Orlando Hospital.

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Obituary for Herman G Fletcher

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 10, 2020

Herman G Fletcher, 86, of Kissimmee, passed away on February 4, 2020.

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Obituary: Aurelia Dos Santos Serrao

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 10, 2020

Aurelia Dos Santos Serrao, age 80, passed away peacefully at her home in Longwood, Florida on Sunday, February 9, 2020.

From Delaware Business Daily
Education

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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People

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.

Education

WEDGEFIELD SCHOOL: Family STEAM Night

By Press release submission | Feb 5, 2020

There will be food for sale and awesome activities! You don’t want to miss this event!!

Business

WILD BEAN CAFE: Today Bernard Looney steps up as BP’s new chief executive

By Press release submission | Feb 5, 2020

Get to know more about Bernard, what to expect in the first few days of his leadership and the issues that matter to him most.

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Obituary: Jose Antonio Rojas Pernalete

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 5, 2020

Jose Antonio Rojas Pernalete, age 39, of Orlando, Florida passed away on Wednesday, January 29, 2020.

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Obituary: Ella Ivanovna Ovchinnikova

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 4, 2020

It is with the deepest sorrow and pain to inform everyone that Ella Ivanovna Ovchinnikova, age 72, of Orlando, Florida passed away on Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at Cornerstone Hospice Inpatient Unit in Orlando.

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