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AMERICAN LEGION-DEPARTMENT OF FLORIDA: Reistad heads to Europe for historic milestones
Press release submission | May 26, 2019

American Legion National Commander Brett P. Reistad will be leading a delegation of more than 40 American Legion Family members and guests through a tour of key European sites marking the 75th anniversary of D-Day and the centennial of the organization that he now leads.

ALEXANDER ABRAMSON PLLC: 7 Easy Steps to Improve the Salability of Your Business
Press release submission | May 25, 2019

In business there is one timeless rule: you will leave your business at some point. Business owners should always prepare for their business exits well in advance.

KAVALIRO: The Power of Working Away from Your Desk

Press release submission | May 13, 2019

I am asked to be both creative and analytical in my role at Kavaliro. As a member of the marketing department, it is my job to pitch, create, build, monitor, and assess all of our marketing efforts.

CRAWFORD THOMAS RECRUITING: 5 Questions Hiring Managers Want To Hear, from a Candidate, During An Interview

Press release submission | May 12, 2019

Showing you are engaged and committed to an interview, as a candidate, really shows the hiring manager that you came prepared and want to be there

Obituaries

Obituary for Pedro "Pepe" Payne May 20, 2019

Pedro "Pepe" Payne passed away on May 14, 2019.

Obituary for Marguerite Altidor May 20, 2019

Ms. Marguerite Altidor, 83, of Orlando Florida, passed away in Orlando on May 13, 2019.

Obituary for Marcos Antonio Roldan Sr May 20, 2019

Marcos Antonio Roldan, Sr, 56, passed away in Orlando, Florida on May 13, 2019.

Obituary for Steve Bogan May 14, 2019

Steve Bogan, child of God, loving son, father, and friend, died peacefully on May 6th, 2019.

Obituary for Susan Michaelea Neal May 14, 2019

Susan Michaelea Neal, 75 of Orlando passed away on May 6, 2019.

Business

Analysis: Florida Hospital Orlando ranked among top U.S. hospitals
Florida Local New Network reports | Mar 8, 2019

Florida Hospital Orlando was listed among the top facilities in the nation in a study of patient care by Healthgrades.com, a company that aims to help hospitals maintain customer loyalty and provide objective health information to patients

Florida gets above-average marks on financial transparency
Florida Local News Network reports | Nov 15, 2018

Florida received a score of 76 on making key financial information accessible and understandable to the public, according to a new report from Truth in Accounting (TIA), a Chicago-based policy institute.

From Apopka Times

Changes to your property often mean revising your homeowners insurance

Marian Johns | Oct 5, 2018

Just as the season is beginning to change, so might the things around your house. That's why it's a good idea to think about reviewing your home insurance coverage.

From Apopka Times

Flooding from Hurricane Florence is a reminder of the dangers of being underinsured

Marian Johns | Sep 24, 2018

A recent study by Consumer Reports shows that 60 percent of all homes in the U.S. are underinsured by 20 percent.

Education

Average teacher salaries in Florida rank 4th lowest in nation
Florida Business Daily reports | May 25, 2019

The average Florida teacher’s 2018-19 salary is estimated to be $48,395, the 48th highest in the nation, according to annual rankings and estimates released last month by the National Education Association (NEA).

Analysis: University of Florida's engineering program ranks 45th best in the nation, study finds
Florida Business Daily reports | May 19, 2019

University of Florida finished in a tie for 45th in a ranking of best engineering programs by U.S. News that examined 199 campuses around the nation.

From Florida Business Daily

Analysis: University of Florida medical school ranks 53rd best for primary care in the nation

Florida Business Daily reports | May 10, 2019

University of Florida finished in a tie for 53rd in a ranking of best medical schools for primary care by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.

From Florida Business Daily

Analysis: Which college baseball program grossed the most in the U.S.

Local Labs News Service | May 6, 2019

University of Central Florida tops the list of highest grossing college baseball programs nationwide in 2016

Family

College Park Jazz Fest will feature 9 bands on 3 stages
Carrie Bradon | Sep 8, 2018

Looking for a fun way to spend a weekend? The College Park Jazz Fest is only months away and definitely something you won't want to miss out on.

WINTER PARK PUBLIC LIBRARY: Movies @ Midweek - A Quiet Place to be held July 18

Press release submission | Jul 17, 2018

In a post-apocalyptic world, a family is forced to live in silence while hiding from monsters with ultra-sensitive hearing.

WINTER PARK PUBLIC LIBRARY: American Tall Tales and Songs to be held June 28

Press release submission | Jun 27, 2018

Preschool, K—4, Step back in time to America's early days and hear tales from the legendary lives of Paul Bunyan, Sally Ann Thunder Ann Whirlwind Crockett, and Pecos Bill. Sing along to old-time songs like "This Land is Your Land", "Home on the Range", and more. Enrollment is required for everyone attending the event. Visit www.wppl.org or call 407-623-3300, ext. 4.

Real Estate

Home sales in Orlando, April 7-13, 2019
Local Labs News Service | Apr 15, 2019

According to BlockShopper.com, the following residential sales were reported for the week of April 7-13, 2019.

Home sales in Orlando, March 31-April 6, 2019
Local Labs News Service | Apr 8, 2019

According to BlockShopper.com, the following residential sales were reported for the week of March 31-April 6, 2019.

Recent Fairview Shores home sales, March 31-April 6, 2019

Local Labs News Service | Apr 8, 2019

According to BlockShopper.com, the following residential sales were reported for the week of March 31-April 6, 2019.

Recent Fairview Shores home sales, March 24-30, 2019

Local Labs News Service | Apr 1, 2019

According to BlockShopper.com, the following residential sales were reported for the week of March 24-30, 2019.

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