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Obituary: James M Taulbee

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Oct 15, 2019

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

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Obituary: Harold Carlos Card

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Oct 15, 2019

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

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2017-2018 pay for starting teachers in Florida averaged $37,636

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Oct 18, 2019

A beginning teacher’s salary in Florida averaged $37,636 for the 2017-2018 school year, the 27th highest rank among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to data analyzed by the National Education Association (NEA).

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1st-quarter state tax collections in Florida reach $11.2 billion, Census Bureau reports

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Oct 19, 2019

State tax revenues in Florida amount to $11.2 billion in the first quarter of 2019, the fifth highest tally among the 50 states and Washington, D.C., according to newly released data from the U.S. Census Bureau.

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380 living veterans in Orange County have earned Purple Heart, Medal of Honor or POW Medal

By Local Labs News Service | Oct 20, 2019

The number of living Purple Heart, Medal of Honor, or POW Medal recipients in Orange County, Florida for fiscal year 2017 was 380, according to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

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Which Florida schools receive the least state student aid?

By Local Labs News Service | Oct 21, 2019

RIVEROAK Technical College, Lindsey Hopkins Technical College and Gwinnett Institute reported receiving the least state financial aid during the 2018-19 academic year among Florida schools.

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FLORIDA REALTORS: Housing Starts Fell, but Builders Upbeat Over Trends

By Press release submission | Oct 23, 2019

Builders see their market moving in the right direction, with the “unsustainable” level of multifamily starts slowing and the number of single-family starts growing.

Business

FLORIDA REALTORS: Student Debt Is Double the Value of Every U.S. Listing

By Press release submission | Oct 23, 2019

Study: In Florida, total student debt is $75.9 billion owed by 2,197,000 borrowers, according to realtor.com, making it difficult to buy a home.

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Obituary for Patricia "Trish" A Coane

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Oct 23, 2019

Patricia "Trish" A Coane, 72, of Port St John, Florida passed away on Friday, October 18, 2019 and Melbourne Regional Medical Center.

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2017-18 teacher pay in Florida averaged $48,168

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Oct 25, 2019

Teachers’ salaries in Florida averaged $48,168 for the 2017-2018 school year, the sixth lowest rank among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to data analyzed by the National Education Association (NEA).

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2nd-quarter state tax collections in Florida reach $12.3 billion, Census Bureau reports

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Oct 26, 2019

State tax revenues in Florida amount to $12.3 billion in the second quarter of 2019, the sixth highest tally among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to newly released data from the U.S. Census Bureau.

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Education

Which U.S. schools receive the least state student aid?

By Local Labs News Service | Oct 28, 2019

RIVEROAK Technical College, Gwinnett Institute and South University-West Palm Beach reported receiving the least state financial aid in the state during the 2018-19 academic year among U.S. schools.

Business

FLORIDA HOSPITAL EAST ORLANDO: AdventHealth Earns 2019 CHIME HealthCare’s Most Wired Recognition

By Press release submission | Oct 29, 2019

The College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) has named AdventHealth a 2019 Most Wired award winner, based on the results of its annual survey.

Business

FLORIDA HOSPITAL EAST ORLANDO: Isaac Sendros Named Avista Adventist Hospital CEO

By Press release submission | Oct 29, 2019

After a nationwide search, Centura Health has named Isaac Sendros, MBA, as chief executive officer for Avista Adventist Hospital.

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Obituary: John Franklin Everhart

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Oct 29, 2019

John Franklin Everhart, 85, of Orlando passed away peacefully on October 25, 2019.

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Obituary: Hendrik Wilfred Grootfaam

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Oct 29, 2019

Hendrik Wilfred Grootfaam, age 90, of Orlando, FL transitioned home to be with our Lord on Monday, October 21, 2019 at Advent Health East Orlando Hospital.

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