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Florida pension plans are 79% funded, study finds

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Sep 13, 2019

The funded ratio of the Florida public pension plans stands at 79%, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on fiscal-year 2017 data.

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Obituary: Jose Miguel Calderon Rosich

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Sep 10, 2019

Jose Miguel Calderon Rosich, age 28, passed away on Saturday, September 7, 2019 in Longwood, Florida.

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Obituary: Ora Maxine Richards

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Sep 10, 2019

Ora Maxine Richards, age 89, of Titusville, Florida passed away on Sunday, September 8, 2019 in a local nursing home.

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Obituary: Emma Mae Kingsland

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Sep 10, 2019

Emma Mae Kingsland, age 61, of Orlando, Florida passed away on Tuesday, September 3, 2019.

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

By Local Labs News Service | Sep 9, 2019

Florida residents attending four-year schools pay the lowest in-state tuition at Tallahassee Community College, Gulf Coast State College and Palm Beach State College, according to an analysis of federal data.

Real Estate

FLORIDA REALTORS: Mortgage Rates Dip Again – 30-Year at 3.49%

By Press release submission | Sep 9, 2019

The 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage hit a three-year low this week, declining to 3.49% from last week’s average of 3.58%.

Business

Florida Hospital East Orlando: Hands Only CPR to be held September 12

By Press release submission | Sep 9, 2019

In the latest American Heart Association Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) class for non-medical persons

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Union rated least livable among Florida counties, study finds

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Sep 6, 2019

Union was ranked Florida’s worst county to live in, according to a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of regions with the poorest quality of life within all 50 states.

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Florida ranks 22nd highest on distilled spirits taxes

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Sep 5, 2019

The state distilled spirits excise taxes in Florida ranked 22nd in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on January 2019 data.

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Obituary for Euleta Lileth Williams

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Sep 4, 2019

Euleta Lileth Williams (nee Leslie) affectionately called Lil was born on December 23,1924 and transitioned this life on August 28, 2019.

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Obituary: Kanyshay Barnett

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Sep 4, 2019

Kanyshay Barnett, age 40, of Orlando, Florida passed away on Tuesday, August 27, 2019.

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Obituary: David Stewart Ireland

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Sep 4, 2019

David Stewart Ireland, 50, went home to be with the Lord he loved and served on August 29, 2019.

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Education

Sticker shock: Which 2-year U.S. schools charge the highest in-state tuition?

By Local Labs News Service | Sep 2, 2019

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

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$396,548 in annual income gets you into Florida’s top 1% club, study finds

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Aug 30, 2019

Bring in at least $396,548 in yearly income, and you’ll be among the top 1 percent of earners in Florida, according to a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of the ultra wealthy in every state.

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Florida ranks 3rd highest on wine taxes, study finds

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Aug 29, 2019

The state wine excise taxes in Florida ranked third in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on January 2019 data.

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Obituary: Erma Ione Waldren

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Aug 27, 2019

Erma Ione Waldren, age 97, passed away on August 21, 2019 at home, surrounded by loving family.

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Obituary: Evelyn Marie Lorence

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Aug 26, 2019

Evelyn Marie Lorence, 88, of Titusville, Florida passed away on Tuesday, August 20, 2019.

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Obituary: Patrick Anthony Cardone

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Aug 26, 2019

Patrick Anthony Cardone, 51, of Titusville passed away on Thursday, August 22, 2019.

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