Latest News

SODEXO USA: Steak ‘n Shake and Jamba Juice added to House Food Service Offerings
Press release submission | Sep 15, 2019

 The Chief Administrative Officer of the House and Sodexo, the food service provider for the House of Representatives, partnered to add two new food options, Steak ‘n Shake and Jamba Juice, to the roster of House food services.

HEALTHCARE SCOUTS: Sia Gig Conference: Intersection Of Technology And New Ways Of Thinking About Work

Press release submission | Sep 12, 2019

There’s a tsunami of change as technology advances and the gig economy grows, Staffing Industry Analysts’ President Barry Asin said in his keynote speech today at the start of the Collaboration in the Gig Economy Conference in San Diego.

ORLANDO MUSEUM OF ART: Stroller Tours - Modus Operandi: Photographs From The Collection Of Bny Mellon to be held September 11

Press release submission | Sep 8, 2019

Stroller Tours - Modus Operandi: Photographs From The Collection Of Bny Mellon to be held September 11

CRAWFORD THOMAS RECRUITING: 6 Ways to Win Over Passive Candidates

Press release submission | Sep 7, 2019

According to LinkedIn, “No one disputes the idea that if you want to raise quality of hire, you need to hire more passive candidates. But hiring more passive candidates involves an entirely different process than hiring active candidates.”

HEALTHCARE SCOUTS: Recruit Announces Administrative Admonishment From Japanese Government Panel

Press release submission | Aug 29, 2019

The Tokyo-based company said the admonishment came after an investigation of its “Rikunabi DMP Follow” service operated by Recruiter Career. It said there was a determination that it provided personal data to third parties without obtaining required consent.

Obituaries

Obituary for Frances M Haddock-Torres Sep 17, 2019

Frances M Haddock-Torres passed away on Sept. 14, 2019.

Obituary for Wade Leon McLeod Sep 17, 2019

Wade Leon McLeod, 56, passed away at his home in Orlando, Florida on September 12, 2019.

Obituary for Domingo Rivera Sep 17, 2019

Domingo Rivera, of Orlando Florida, passed away September 11, 2019, at the age of 91.

Obituary for Ana E Frometa Sep 10, 2019

Anna E Frometa, 83, passed away Friday, September 6, 2019.

Obituary for Gregory James Scurry Sep 10, 2019

He continued to live in the house he was raised in until his death on September 5, 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

The price of education: Which 4-year Florida schools charge the highest in-state tuition?
Local Labs News Service | Sep 16, 2019

Florida residents attending four-year schools pay the highest in-state tuition at Rollins College, Ringling College of Art and Design and Stetson University, according to an analysis of federal data.

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

From Florida Business Daily

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

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.

From Florida Business Daily

The price of education: Which 2-year Florida schools charge the highest in-state tuition?

Local Labs News Service | Aug 26, 2019

Florida residents attending two-year schools pay the highest in-state tuition at L3 Commercial Training Solutions Airline Academy, Aviator College of Aeronautical Science and Technology and Concorde Career Institute-Jacksonville, according to an analysis

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.

Florida News Network