Latest News

Business

FLORIDA REALTORS: Add the Florida Realtors

By Press release submission | Jun 23, 2018

Add the Florida Realtors Tech Helpline to your contacts!

From Florida Business Daily
Education

Florida private colleges, universities report 17.22 percent default rate on student loans

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Jun 25, 2018

At Wyotech in Ormond Beach, 32.7 percent of borrowers who started repaying student loans in 2014 defaulted on those loans by the end of 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis.

From Apopka Times
Business

Idea of a 100-year floodplain may be misleading, Kin Insurance expert says

By Robert Hadley | Jun 26, 2018

It’s easy to see the devastation wrought by the hurricanes and floods that have hit portions of the U.S. in recent years, but unless you’ve lived through it, the dollar amount of damage remains a mystery.

From Goldenrod News
Business

Purchasing property insurance online offers some advantages

By Carol Ostrow | Jun 27, 2018

Online insurers nowadays mount strong advertising campaigns; use mobile applications for reminders and alerts, and offer 24/7 availability.

Education

WINEGARD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL: We appreciate our ADDitions Volunteers!

By Press release submission | Jun 27, 2018

We appreciate our ADDitions Volunteers! Thank you Natasha, Dileanny, Madeline, Diego and Junior

Education

WINEGARD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL: The First Day of School

By Press release submission | Jun 27, 2018

Winegard Elementary is a uniform school. Each day, starting with the first day of school, students are encouraged to be in full uniform, with exception of Spirit Fridays!

Education

UCF COLLEGE OF MEDICINE: Summer means swimming, sports and other outdoor activities

By Press release submission | Jun 27, 2018

Walker Middle School issued the following announcement on June 21.Summer means swimming, sports and other outdoor activities.

Education

WALKER MIDDLE SCHOOL: The SECME National Engineering Competition

By Press release submission | Jun 27, 2018

So proud of these Vikings as they compete at the SECME National Engineering Competition at Embry Riddle.

Education

UCF COLLEGE OF MEDICINE: UCF is getting more land for its new partnership hospital

By Press release submission | Jun 27, 2018

UCF is getting more land for its new partnership hospital with HCA, set to open in Lake Nona by early 2021.

Education

UCF COLLEGE OF MEDICINE: Our Instagram Photo of the Week

By Press release submission | Jun 27, 2018

Our Instagram Photo of the Week comes from recent residency graduate Arfa Faiz reflecting on her and her classmates' accomplishment.

Education

UCF COLLEGE OF MEDICINE: Welcomed 176 new medical residents

By Press release submission | Jun 27, 2018

These residents will start training in specialty areas such as internal medicine, emergency medicine, anesthesiology and neurology

From Florida Business Daily
People

Lakeland-Winter Haven has top ‘underwater’ mortgage rate for Florida’s largest MSAs

By Florida Business Daily | Jun 28, 2018

Among Florida’s most populous urban centers, the Lakeland-Winter Haven Metropolitan Statistical Area posted the highest percentage of mortgages that owe at least 25 percent more on their loans than their property is worth, according to a home equity analysis by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Obits

Obituary: Myrtis R. Hillery

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Jun 28, 2018

Myrtis Ruth Hillery, age 85, of Kissimmee, Florida passed away on Sunday, June 24, 2018.

Obits

Obituary for Wyatt Raymond Kaiser

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Jun 28, 2018

Wyatt R. Kaiser passed away on Friday, June 22, 2018 at Winnie Palmer Hospital.

Obits

Obituary for Carlton E. Wright

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Jun 28, 2018

Carlton Wright, 85, of Orlando, Florida passed away on June 25, 2018.

Obits

Obituary: Margarita Medina-Camunas

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Jun 28, 2018

.Margarita Medina-Camuñas, 75, died Friday, June 22, 2018, in Orlando, FL.

From Florida Business Daily
Education

Analysis: 211 Florida college athletes participate in outdoor track and field

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Jun 29, 2018

Bethune-Cookman University reported having the most outdoor track and field athletes in the state in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

Real Estate

Katherine L. and Carol E. Stensland sell 12155 Aztec Rose Lane, Orlando

By Local Labs News Service | Jul 1, 2018

On June 6, 2018, Katherine L. and Carol E. Stensland sold their home at 12155 Aztec Rose Lane, Orlando to Nicole M Denunzio and Chad J Johnson for $485,000.

From Ocoee Today
Business

Kin Insurance expert explains finer points of property coverage

By Carol Ostrow | Jul 2, 2018

First-time homeowners encounter many a learning curve as they acquaint themselves with the finer points of home maintenance and protection — including making informed choices when selecting the property insurance coverage that’s right for their home.

Florida News Network