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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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Obituary for Nathan Ray Turner

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Sep 4, 2019

Nathan Ray Turner, 33, of Kissimmee, FL passed away August 29, 2019.

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Obituary for Maria B Santiago

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Sep 4, 2019

Maria B. Santiago, 86, of Kissimmee, passed away on August 30, 2019 at her home surrounded by her loving family.

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Obituary for Oscar Mena

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Sep 4, 2019

Oscar Mena, 66, natural of Pereira, Colombia, passed away peacefully on August 27, 2019.

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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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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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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.

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Obituary: Evelyn Wooten Robbins

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Sep 10, 2019

Evelyn Wooten Robbins, 71, of Kissimmee, graduated to eternity on Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019.

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Obituary: Robert (Bob) Hankins Ayres

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Sep 10, 2019

Robert (Bob) Hankins Ayres, age 74, of Kissimmee, FL passed away on September 4, 2019 at Celebration Hospital.

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Obituary: Thelma Brock

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Sep 10, 2019

Thelma Psaras Brock, 77, of Kissimmee, passed away September 5, 2019.

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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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MARGARITAVILLE: Tropic winds will soon blow through Newfoundland!

By Press release submission | Sep 14, 2019

On September 17th, Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefer Band will play the Holy Heart Theatre in St. John’s.

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Florida ranks the lowest in state, local government GDP, study finds

By Florida Business Daily reports | Sep 14, 2019

Florida finished lowest in the size of its state and local government operations, based on their share of the state’s gross domestic product, according to a 24/7 Wall St. analysis.

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

By 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.

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Obituary for Raul Ferrer Colon

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Sep 17, 2019

Raul Ferrer Colon, 89, of San Juan, Puerto Rico, passed away peacefully in Winter Garden, FL on September 14, 2019.

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Obituary: James Andrew Jones

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Sep 17, 2019

James Andrew Jones, 90 of Davenport, Florida passed away on September 11, 2019 surrounded by loved ones.

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Obituary for Lillian Martinez

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Sep 17, 2019

Lillian Martinez, 59, natural of Ponce, Puerto Rico, passed away peacefully on September 15, 2019 in Kissimmee, Florida surrounded by her loving family.

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