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Latest News

Schools
Report: 25.3% of Southern Technical College students repaying loans are in default
Local Labs News Service | Dec 13, 2018

Out of 2,244 Southern Technical College students repaying loans in 2015, 255 were in default, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Schools
Report: 7.5% of Florida College of Integrative Medicine students repaying loans are in default
Local Labs News Service | Dec 12, 2018

Out of 161 Florida College of Integrative Medicine students repaying loans in 2015, 4 were in default, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Schools

Report: 16.2% of Southern Technical College students repaying loans are in default

Local Labs News Service | Dec 11, 2018

Out of 2,095 Southern Technical College students repaying loans in 2015, 121 were in default, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Business

OPAV: Hiring-Flat Rate Traveling Technician

Press release submission | Dec 10, 2018

.OPAV is seeking enthusiastic individuals who are interested in working AV in events all over the US.

Real Estate

Q3 real estate sales report: Southchase

Local Labs News Service | Dec 6, 2018

Median prices declined in Southchase over last year, and are up 38.6 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to third quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Obituaries

Obituary: Longinus Mercado Dec 13, 2018

Longinus Mercado, age 70, of Orlando, Florida passed away on Wednesday, December 12, 2018.

Obituary: Albert Joseph Every Dec 11, 2018

Albert Every entered his heavenly home on December 8, 2018 at the age of 93.

Obituary for Joan H Stern Dec 10, 2018

Joan H Stern, age 87, of Titusville, Florida passed away on Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at Carriage House.

Obituary: Angel J, Ortiz Dec 5, 2018

Angel J. Ortiz, Command Sgt. Major, Retired, U.S. Army, age 91, of Orlando, FL, passed away on December 3, 2018 at his home surrounded by his family in Orlando.

Obituary for Kelli Brennan Dec 4, 2018

Kelli Brennan, age 48, of Titusville, Florida passed away on Sunday, December 2, 2018 at her home.

Business

OPAV: Hiring-Flat Rate Traveling Technician
Press release submission | Dec 10, 2018

.OPAV is seeking enthusiastic individuals who are interested in working AV in events all over the US.

FRATERNAL ORDER OF EAGLES: DRC Director's Report - December 2018

Press release submission | Dec 3, 2018

As we come to the end of another successful year for the FOEDRC, I want to thank the FOE and my colleagues within the Diabetes Research Center for continuing to push the research boundaries to improve the lives of many who suffer from diabetes.

Education

University of Central Florida reports 40 percent on-time graduation rate
Apopka Times reports | Dec 7, 2018

Students attending University of Central Florida had an average graduation rate of 40 percent, according to the most recent data on four-year universities nationwide compiled by the U.S. Department of Education.

University of Florida among schools with lowest drop in acceptance rates
Florida Local News Network reports | Dec 5, 2018

One Florida university made a list of 20 schools that defied recent trends and posted the smallest decreases in student acceptance rates over the past 12 years, according to a new study by BusinessStudent.com.

NEMOURS CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL: Nemours and UCF Transform Education for Hospitalized Children

Press release submission | Nov 19, 2018

Nemours Children’s Hospital in Orlando and UCF today announced the launch of PedsAcademy (PEEDS-Academy), a first-of-its kind program that provides highly specialized schooling to chronically ill, hospitalized children in a way that’s tailored to their specific disease.

Family

SELECT SPECIALTY HOSPITAL - ORLANDO SOUTH: HR Helpline
Press release submission | Oct 22, 2018

As we continue to assess the damage and respond to the destruction of Hurricane Michael, we wanted to provide answers to some questions that we are able to address now, define currently available resources and update you on the status of items under evaluation.

ORLANDO VA MEDICAL CENTER: VA employee survey shows improving morale: Increase in workforce retention rates tied to uptick in job and VA satisfaction scores
Press release submission | Oct 22, 2018

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced that results from a recent VA job satisfaction survey showed a general trend of improving employee morale.

ORLANDO VA MEDICAL CENTER: VA Observes Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Press release submission | Oct 3, 2018

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a perfect time to remind women Veterans about the importance of mammograms and early detection.

FLORIDA HOSPITAL EAST ORLANDO: Take a Break: Why Rest is the Foundation of Physical Health

Press release submission | Oct 3, 2018

“And God blessed the seventh day and declared it holy, because it was the day when He rested from all His work of creation.” This familiar verse from Genesis is just one of the many in the Bible that decrees the virtues of rest. From Matthew to Revelation, the scripture is filled with references to the necessity of taking a much-needed break from physical – and mental – work.

Real Estate

Analysis: Home affordability in Orange County tanks
Florida Local News Network reports | Dec 13, 2018

Orange County had the sixth lowest home affordability index in Florida in the third quarter, according to an analysis of 440 counties by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Q3 real estate sales report: Southchase
Local Labs News Service | Dec 6, 2018

Median prices declined in Southchase over last year, and are up 38.6 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to third quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Q3 real estate sales report: Conway

Local Labs News Service | Dec 5, 2018

Median prices rose in Conway over last year, and are up 52.7 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to third quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Q3 real estate sales report: Pine Castle

Local Labs News Service | Dec 4, 2018

Median prices rose in Pine Castle over last year, and are up 64.1 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to third quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Sports

Analysis: University of Central Florida posts third highest gender pay gap for head coaches in Florida
Florida Local News Network reports | Nov 19, 2018

Men’s head coach salaries at University of Central Florida outpaced women’s team coaches by 352 percent, according to an Apopka Times analysis of recent U.S. Department of Education data.

Lake Nona's Chamber of Commerce offers Lunchtime Yoga
Carrie Bradon | Oct 1, 2018

The Lunchtime Yoga will be a gentle yoga and meditation class that is open to the public.

ORLANDO VA MEDICAL CENTER: Veterans gather in San Diego for VA’s 11th annual Summer Sports Clinic

Press release submission | Sep 27, 2018

About 120 Veterans from across the country were expected to participate in the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ (VA) 11th National Veterans Summer Sports Clinic in Southern California, which began Sept. 16.

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