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Florida 2-year college students pay $3,250 in tuition and fees

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Dec 7, 2019

Florida two-year colleges charged students $3,250 in tuition and fees during the 2018-19 academic year, the 10th lowest cost among 49 states examined, the College Board said in a new report.

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27 U.S. House members from Florida make $174,000 annually

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Dec 6, 2019

Each of the 27 U.S. House of Representatives members representing Florida draws an annual salary of $174,000, according to the Congressional Research Service.

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Obituary: Maria DeLos Angeles Copeland

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Dec 3, 2019

Maria DeLos Angeles Copeland, age 82, passed away on November 25, 2019 in Longwood, Florida.

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Obituary for Carlos Manuel Marin Melendez

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Dec 3, 2019

Carlos Manuel Marin Melendez, age 48, of Orlando, Florida passed away on Friday, November 29, 2019.

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Obituary for Shirley L. Wagner

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Dec 3, 2019

Shirley L. Wagner, age 82, of Orlando, Florida passed away on Thursday, November 28, 2019.

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These schools have the top 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S.

By Local Labs News Service | Dec 2, 2019

Artistic Nails and Beauty Academy-Lakeland, ASM Beauty World Academy and American Beauty Schools have the best 'on time' graduation rates in the state, according to an analysis of federal data.

Business

FLORIDA REALTORS: Active 2019 Hurricane Season Ended Saturday

By Press release submission | Dec 2, 2019

The relatively active season came to a close, and while the 18 storms made it the fourth most-lively season in 150 years, only one storm – Dorian – threatened a Florida disaster after stalling over the Bahamas, where it caused massive damage.

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FLORIDA REALTORS: Conforming Loan Limits to Top $500K in 2020

By Press release submission | Dec 2, 2019

Single-family loans bought by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac can be as high as $510,400 ($484,350 currently) starting in January – up to $765,600 in high-cost areas.

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Florida 4-year university tuitions jumped 58.5% over 15 years

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Nov 29, 2019

Florida four-year public university tuition and fees went from $4,137 in 2004-05 to $6,352 in 2019-20, the 26th largest increase among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, the College Board said in a new report.

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Florida legislators make base salary of $29,697 per year

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Nov 28, 2019

State lawmakers in Florida now draw a base salary of $29,697 per year, in addition to travel outlays of 44.5 cents per mile, according to a recent study by the National Conference of State Legislatures.

Obits

Obituary: Audrey Bohn Conrad

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Nov 26, 2019

Audrey Bohn Conrad, 89, passed away at home with her family at her bedside on November 20, 2019.

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Obituary: Onelio Denis

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Nov 26, 2019

Onelio Denis, 92, died peacefully on Wednesday, November 19, 2019.

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Obituary: The Rev. Harold Charles Hummel

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Nov 26, 2019

The Rev. Harold Charles Hummel, passed away on November 20, 2019.

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FLORIDA HOSPITAL EAST ORLANDO: AdventHealth Orlando announces changes to its patient guardianship procedures, advocates for statewide reform

By Press release submission | Nov 25, 2019

AdventHealth Orlando announced changes to its procedures in guardianship situations, as well as its advocacy for significant reforms to the entire guardianship program statewide.

Family

CITY OF MAITLAND: Phone call from Santa to be held December 18

By Press release submission | Nov 25, 2019

The Maitland Parks and Recreation Department offers some holiday fun for kids with a phone call from Santa.

Business

FLORIDA HOSPITAL EAST ORLANDO: Wandersleben to lead Acute Care Services for AdventHealth’s Central Florida Division – South Region

By Press release submission | Nov 25, 2019

Jennifer Wandersleben has been named president/CEO of Acute Care Services for AdventHealth’s Central Florida Division – South Region.

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These schools have the top 'on time' graduation rates in Florida

By Local Labs News Service | Nov 25, 2019

Artistic Nails and Beauty Academy-Lakeland, Artistic Nails and Beauty Academy-Tampa and ASM Beauty World Academy have the best 'on time' graduation rates in Florida, according to an analysis of federal data.

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Florida community college tuitions jumped 34.8% over 15 years

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Nov 22, 2019

Florida two-year college tuition and fees at public institutions went from $2,411 in 2004-05 to $3,249 in 2019-20, the 34th largest increase among 49 states studied, the College Board said in a new report.

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Florida governor makes annual salary of $130,273

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Nov 22, 2019

The governor of Florida now draws a yearly salary of $130,273, the 32nd highest salary among the governors of the 50 states, according to recently reported financial data and media reports.

Obits

Obituary: Patrick Kenyon Kennedy Sr.

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Nov 19, 2019

Patrick Kenyon Kennedy Sr., 86, died November 15, 2019 at his home at Lake Choctaw in London, Ohio.

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