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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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PRAIRIE LAKE ELEMENTARY: Prairie Lake Families

By Press release submission | Aug 4, 2019

Don’t forget to pick up your backpack today and have some fun at the glow party!!

Education

OCOEE HIGH SCHOOL: Great job, KNIGHTS!!!

By Press release submission | Aug 4, 2019

When the outside cooler from the cafeteria went down and all of the contents had to be quickly transferred to a refrigerated truck.

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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 Alan Janner

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Aug 6, 2019

Robert Alan Janner, age 39, died suddenly on Monday, July 29, 2019.

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Obituary: Mr. Alonso Paredes

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Aug 6, 2019

Alonso Paredes, 70, of Orlando, passed away on July 30, 2019.

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Obituary: Mr. Peter George Vergos

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Aug 6, 2019

Peter George Vergos, 81, of Apopka, Florida passed away on July 30, 2019.

Family

RENAISSANCE CHARTER SCHOOL AT CROWN POINT: Boosterthon Mind Spark "Wild West"

By Press release submission | Aug 10, 2019

In this thrilling S.T.E.A.M. Western theme, your students and the MindSpark kids must win six “Character Duels” to rescue Dr. Shock.

Business

REGENCY WINE & LIQUOR: Marzen beer is here

By Press release submission | Aug 10, 2019

Yes, I know it's not even October but Marzen beer is here.

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Obituary: Mark W. Farrow

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Aug 12, 2019

Mark W. Farrow, aged 63 of Fort McCoy, Florida passed away on Tuesday August 6, 2019.

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Obituary: Virginia A. Raef

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Aug 12, 2019

Virginia A. Raef passed away on August 06, 2019.

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Obituary: Constance Price

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Aug 12, 2019

Constance (Conky) Helen Price, an eleven-year resident of the Villages passed away on August 7, 2019.

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Education

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.

Education

SUNRIDGE MIDDLE SCHOOL: Open House 7th and 8th Grade

By Press release submission | Aug 18, 2019

We will move throughout your students schedule during the evening.

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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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