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WIC participation in Florida drops 11.3% over 5 years

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Feb 22, 2020

The number of Florida residents taking part in the federal nutrition program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) declined 11.3 percent from fiscal years 2015 to 2019, the U.S. Food and Nutrition Service reported.

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Highest income earners in Florida taxed at 2.3% rate

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Feb 21, 2020

The top 1 percent of earners in Florida are taxed at an effective rate of 2.3 percent, compared to the state’s 8.1 percent tax rate on the middle 20 percent of income earners, according to a new 24/7 Wall St. analysis.

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Obituary for Charlie David Hunt

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 18, 2020

Charlie David Hunt, of Orlando Florida, passed away February 12, 2020, at the age of 77.

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Obituary for Dr. Prathapa Chandran

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 18, 2020

Dr. Prathapa Chandran, of New Smyrna Beach Florida, passed away February 14, 2020, at the age of 78.

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Obituary for Monique Inez Baez

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 18, 2020

Monique Inez Baez, of Orlando Florida, passed away February 13, 2020, at the age of 49.

From Delaware Business Daily
Education

Delaware 4th-graders score two points below the national average on reading

By Delaware Business Daily reports | Feb 15, 2020

Fourth-graders in Delaware on average scored 218 on a standardized reading test administered last year, which is two points below the 2019 national average calculated by the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP).

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Obituary for William Ligato

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 10, 2020

William Ligato, 77, passed away in Ocoee, Florida on February 5, 2020.

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Obituary for Satnam Kaur Thethi

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 10, 2020

Satnam Kaur Thethi passed away on February 7th, 2020.

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Obituary for Robert Keith Mihlethaler Jr

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 10, 2020

​​​​​Robert "Rob" Keith Mihlethaler Jr, 54, passed away in Orlando, Florida on February 9, 2020.

BARNIE'S COFFEE KITCHEN: Fudgy Chocolate Peanut Butter Cake

By Press release submission | Feb 9, 2020

Treat your sweetheart to deliciousness this Valentine's Day with fudgy chocolate peanut butter cake!

ASIAN AMERICAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE OF CENTRAL FLORIDA: 9th Annual Dragon Parade Lunar New Year

By Press release submission | Feb 9, 2020

9th Annual Central Florida Dragon Parade Lunar New Year celebrating the Year of the Rat.

From Delaware Business Daily
Education

Delaware 4th-graders score one point below the national average on math

By Delaware Business Daily reports | Feb 8, 2020

Fourth-graders in Delaware on average scored 239 on a standardized math test administered last year, which is one point below the 2019 national average calculated by the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP).

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Cost of a childless divorce in Delaware is $16,200

By Delaware Business Daily reports | Feb 7, 2020

The average cost of divorce in Delaware with no children involved is $16,200, the third highest amount among the 50 states, according to an analysis published by the website 24/7 Wall St.

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Obituary for Juan Hernando Ramirez Arias

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 4, 2020

Juan Hernando Ramirez Arias, age 67 of Kissimmee, Florida passed away Tuesday January 28, 2020.

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Obituary for Karen Sue Sumner

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 4, 2020

Karen Sue Sumner, of Orlando Florida, passed away January 29, 2020, at the age of 68.

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Obituary for Zeva Mae Sheppard

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 4, 2020

Zeva Mae Sheppard, 66, beloved mother of Octavia and Francen Sheppard, passed away February 2, 2020 at Cornerstone Hospice at Orlando Health.

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