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Analysis: Florida's Pinellas County has 11th highest home vacancy rate among U.S. counties.

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Mar 1, 2019

The number of vacant homes in Florida's Pinellas County was nearly 15,000 in the third quarter of 2018, a 1,019-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

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Analysis: Orange County has 17th highest home vacancy rate among Florida counties.

By Florida Local News Service reports | Mar 1, 2019

The number of vacant homes in Florida's Orange County was more than 6,200 in the third quarter of 2018, an eight-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

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WHISPERING OAK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL: Ready for Spring

By Press release submission | Mar 2, 2019

Whispering Oak Media Center is Ready for Spring, thanks to our amazing volunteers.

Education

WESTBROOKE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL: There Is A Dangerous Internet Trend Geared Toward Young Children

By Press release submission | Mar 2, 2019

The “Momo challenge,” where a ghoulish character challenges children through Whatsapp and YouTube videos to a series of increasingly bizarre tasks.

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Analysis: Florida ranks 11th best on property tax study

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Mar 2, 2019

Florida finished 11th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking of which states have the most business-friendly property tax structures.

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Analysis: Which college baseball program grossed the most in Florida

By Local Labs News Service | Mar 4, 2019

University of Central Florida, St Thomas University and The University of West Florida top the list of highest grossing college baseball programs in Florida in 2016

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Obituary for Harold Everett Zopfi

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Mar 4, 2019

Harold Everett Zopfi, 84, of Cape Coral, passed away February 28, 2019, at Lee Memorial Hospital.

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Obituary: Mrs. Annie Lou Burks

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Mar 4, 2019

Annie Lou Burks, 93, of Apopka, Florida passed away on February 26, 2019.

Real Estate

Habiba Kathiria and Daud Bharmal acquires 2743 Tall Maple Loop, Ocoee

By Local Labs News Service | Mar 4, 2019

On March 5, 2019, Habiba Kathiria and Daud Bharmal sold their three bedroom, two bathroom home at 2743 Tall Maple Loop, Ocoee to Maranatha Alexandre for $260,000.

Business

A & W RESTAURANT: We'd like to thank the AWcademy

By Press release submission | Mar 4, 2019

Miss any of this year's #AWcademyAwards poster or just want to see them again?

Business

ARBY'S: Thanks to you, Dr. Seuss

By Press release submission | Mar 4, 2019

Thanks to you, Dr. Seuss, We sailed to Ka-Troo #ReadAcrossAmericaDay

Real Estate

Adam Tihinen purchases 1688 Sparkling Water Circle, Ocoee

By Local Labs News Service | Mar 5, 2019

On March 6, 2019, Lawrence T. and Elizabeth Ann Kasper sold their three bedroom, two bathroom home at 1688 Sparkling Water Circle, Ocoee to Adam Tihinen for $260,000.

Real Estate

Home sales in Ocoee, February 17-23, 2019

By Local Labs News Service | Mar 7, 2019

According to BlockShopper.com, there were five reported residential sales in Ocoee for the week of February 17-23, 2019.

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Analysis: Florida Hospital Orlando ranked among top U.S. hospitals

By Florida Local New Network reports | Mar 8, 2019

Florida Hospital Orlando was listed among the top facilities in the nation in a study of patient care by Healthgrades.com, a company that aims to help hospitals maintain customer loyalty and provide objective health information to patients

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Analysis: Florida has 17th highest average credit card debt

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Mar 9, 2019

Florida finished 17th in a study by the website 24/7 Wall St. examining average credit card debt among residents of the 50 states.

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Analysis: Florida ranks 22nd best in sales tax study

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Mar 9, 2019

Florida finished 22nd in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly sales tax structures.

Real Estate

Dawn M Costello acquire 173 Spruce Pine Road, Ocoee

By Local Labs News Service | Mar 10, 2019

On March 11, 2019, Philip Trinh and Duc Tu Tran purchased a three bedroom, 2.5 bathroom home at 173 Spruce Pine Road, Ocoee from Dawn M Costello for $277,000.

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Obituary for Julian “Cuate” Garcia

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Mar 11, 2019

Julian “Cuate” Garcia, 29, of Apopka, Florida, passed away March 03, 2019.

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Obituary: Mrs. Jeanette Katherine Bramlitt

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Mar 11, 2019

Jeanette Katherine Bramlitt, 63, long time resident of Apopka, Florida, passed away on March 04, 2019.

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Obituary for Virginia Lee McCall

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Mar 11, 2019

Virginia Lee McCall passed away peacefully March 7, 2019 at the age of 92.

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