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Florida Realtors: Florida Realtors Disaster Relief Fund Gives $50K in Aid
Press release submission | Oct 15, 2019

The Disaster Relief donation, which NAR will distribute, helps support those affected by a disaster, such as the recent flooding in Texas and wildfires in California.

Real Estate
Florida Realtors: ‘Family Office’ Investors Focusing More on Real Estate
Press release submission | Oct 15, 2019

As a possible economic slowdown looms, the people who invest money for ultra-rich families are buying more real estate as a hedge against any possible downturn.

Family

CITY OF MAITLAND: Hiring-Permit Specialist (Non-Exempt)

Press release submission | Oct 8, 2019

High School Diploma or equivalent, supplemented by two (2) years of postsecondary college or technical training in building technology, public administration, or a closely related area; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.

Business

FLORIDA HOSPITAL EAST ORLANDO: AdventHealth South Overland Park Begins Hospital Expansion

Press release submission | Oct 8, 2019

AdventHealth South Overland Park today celebrated the start of construction on the 193,000 square-foot, 85-bed inpatient hospital designed to provide patients with access to a full suite of hospital and emergency services.

Business

FLORIDA HOSPITAL EAST ORLANDO: Greg Edris Named Vice President of Supply Chain for AdventHealth

Press release submission | Oct 8, 2019

AdventHealth has appointed Greg Edris, director of purchasing for the health system’s Central Florida Division – South Region, to the position of vice president of supply chain for the organization.

Business

FLORIDA REALTORS: Red Tide Research

Press release submission | Oct 2, 2019

Liz Barber has enjoyed the beautiful beaches and islands near her Sarasota home for 45 years.

Obituaries

Obituary: Harold Carlos Card Oct 15, 2019

Harold Carlos Card, 77, of Cocoa, Florida passed away on Friday, October 11, 2019 at his home.

Obituary: James M Taulbee Oct 15, 2019

James M Taulbee, 74, of Mims, Florida passed away on Saturday, October 12, 2019 at Hospice of St Francis.

Obituary: Emilio Melendez Oct 15, 2019

Emilio Melendez, age 85, of Orlando, FL passed away on Friday, October 11, 2019 at his home in Orlando.

Obituary: Raul Ismael Pantoja Oct 8, 2019

Raul Ismael Pantoja, age 35, of Haines City, Florida passed away on Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at Advent Health Orlando. He was the loving husband of Rebecca Pantoja.

Obituary: Paul J. Deuter Oct 8, 2019

Paul J. Deuter, 52, of Deptford, NJ and Cape Canaveral, FL, passed away on October 4, 2019 in Cocoa Beach, FL.

Business

FLORIDA HOSPITAL EAST ORLANDO: AdventHealth South Overland Park Begins Hospital Expansion
Press release submission | Oct 8, 2019

AdventHealth South Overland Park today celebrated the start of construction on the 193,000 square-foot, 85-bed inpatient hospital designed to provide patients with access to a full suite of hospital and emergency services.

FLORIDA HOSPITAL EAST ORLANDO: Greg Edris Named Vice President of Supply Chain for AdventHealth
Press release submission | Oct 8, 2019

AdventHealth has appointed Greg Edris, director of purchasing for the health system’s Central Florida Division – South Region, to the position of vice president of supply chain for the organization.

FLORIDA REALTORS: Red Tide Research

Press release submission | Oct 2, 2019

Liz Barber has enjoyed the beautiful beaches and islands near her Sarasota home for 45 years.

FLORIDA REALTORS: More Homes Qualify for Appraisal Exemption

Press release submission | Oct 2, 2019

For the first time in 25 years, federal regulators are increasing the property value limit under which buyers of certain homes must obtain an appraisal as part of the selling process.

Education

Sticker shock: Which U.S. schools charge the highest in-state tuition?
Local Labs News Service | Oct 14, 2019

U.S. residents enrolled at Florida institutions of higher learning face among the steepest cost of attending in-state colleges and universities in the U.S., according to an analysis of federal data.

The price of education: Which Florida schools charge the highest in-state tuition?
Local Labs News Service | Oct 7, 2019

Florida residents pay the highest in-state tuition at L3 Commercial Training Solutions Airline Academy, Aviator College of Aeronautical Science and Technology and Rollins College, according to an analysis of federal data.

From Florida Business Daily

Sticker shock: Which U.S. schools charge the lowest in-state tuition?

Local Labs News Service | Sep 30, 2019

U.S. residents enrolled at Florida institutions of higher learning face among the lowest cost of attending in-state colleges and universities in the U.S., according to an analysis of federal data.

From Florida Business Daily

The price of education: Which 4-year Florida schools charge the highest in-state tuition?

Local Labs News Service | Sep 16, 2019

Florida residents attending four-year schools pay the highest in-state tuition at Rollins College, Ringling College of Art and Design and Stetson University, according to an analysis of federal data.

Family

CITY OF MAITLAND: Hiring-Permit Specialist (Non-Exempt)
Press release submission | Oct 8, 2019

High School Diploma or equivalent, supplemented by two (2) years of postsecondary college or technical training in building technology, public administration, or a closely related area; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.

FLORIDA HOSPITAL EAST ORLANDO: AdventHealth Teams Continue Supporting Bahamas Recovery Efforts
Press release submission | Sep 24, 2019

A team of physicians and physician assistants from AdventHealth departed for Freeport, Bahamas, on Monday morning to help provide relief to the medical teams on staff at Rand Memorial Hospital.

FLORIDA HOSPITAL EAST ORLANDO: Hiring-Director Clinical Applicationsat AdventHealth

Press release submission | Aug 19, 2019

Reporting to the Executive Director of Clinical Systems, the Director of Clinical Applications has subject expertise in matters related to clinical IT implementations, applications management, and clinical operations.

Real Estate

Florida Realtors: Florida Realtors Disaster Relief Fund Gives $50K in Aid
Press release submission | Oct 15, 2019

The Disaster Relief donation, which NAR will distribute, helps support those affected by a disaster, such as the recent flooding in Texas and wildfires in California.

Florida Realtors: ‘Family Office’ Investors Focusing More on Real Estate
Press release submission | Oct 15, 2019

As a possible economic slowdown looms, the people who invest money for ultra-rich families are buying more real estate as a hedge against any possible downturn.

FLORIDA REALTORS: Foreclosures Don’t Destroy Everyone’s Credit Score

Press release submission | Sep 24, 2019

Study: The year after a foreclosure, 7% of ex-owners have a credit score above 680 and 2% above 740; and all credit scores increased by about 10 points each year.

FLORIDA REALTORS: Long-Term Mortgage Rates Rise: 30-Year at 3.56%

Press release submission | Sep 16, 2019

Freddie Mac thinks that less worry over trade helped lift global stock markets, and the resulting impact on bonds nudged the average 30-year FRM higher this week.

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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