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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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VENTURA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL: We celebrated such a great-turn out of new kindergarten

By Press release submission | Aug 4, 2019

Friday, August 2nd. A site tour, hot dog/burger luncheon and a question-answer session allowed for our families to better prepare for that monumental first day of their Kinder-ready school year!

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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 E. Stewart

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Aug 6, 2019

Robert E. Stewart, age 82, of St. Cloud, Florida passed away on Monday, July 29, 2019 at Select Specialty Hospital South in Edgewood, FL.

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Obituary: Glennamae Ingels

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Aug 6, 2019

Glennamae Ingels, 94, of Orlando, Florida went to her heavenly home on July 31, 2019.

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Obituary: James Mertz Hanberry

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Aug 6, 2019

James Mertz Hanberry II, passed away on July 29, 2019 peacefully at home surrounded by his wife and two of his children.

Business

FIVE GUYS BURGERS & FRIES: We recently opened up this new location!

By Press release submission | Aug 10, 2019

Five Guys Burgers & Fries issued the following announcement on Aug. 9.We recently opened up this new location!

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Obituary for Joycelyn Superville

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Aug 12, 2019

Joycelyn Superville, 80, natural of Trinidad and Tobago, West Indies, passed away on August 5, 2019 in Kissimmee, Florida.

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Obituary: Armando C. Ramirez

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Aug 12, 2019

Armando C. Ramirez, age 96, of Fern Park, Florida passed away on Monday, August 5, 2019.

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Obituary: Richard "Rick" Allen Unwin

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Aug 12, 2019

Richard "Rick" Allen Unwin, 58, of Titusville, Florida passed away on Tuesday, 8/8, at the VA hospital in Orlando.

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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.

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Obituary: William("Bill") Junior St. John

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Aug 20, 2019

William("Bill") Junior St. John, 84, passed away on August 16, 2019.

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