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FLORIDA HOSPITAL APOPKA: Is it Cold, Flu or Pneumonia? Know When to Get Help
Press release submission | Jan 12, 2020

Pneumonia isn’t just a disease that happens in advanced age or one affecting those with compromised immune systems — it can happen to anyone.

CENTURYLINK: Saving Lives With Next Generation 9-1-1 Systems
Press release submission | Jan 11, 2020

In the world of emergency services—where quick action can be the difference between life and death – police, fire and other first responder organizations are trying to keep up with today’s technology by upgrading their 9-1-1 services to accommodate people for whom traditional voice calls are often the last option.

CENTURYLINK: 5 Tech Enhancements Your Company Should Invest In

Press release submission | Dec 27, 2019

Technology is all around us. It has transformed and improved every industry in existence.

FLORIDA HOSPITAL APOPKA: Healing Mommy Pooch (Diastasis Recti) the Right Way in Physical Therapy

Press release submission | Dec 14, 2019

Motherhood is full of changes, many of which are physical. As the belly expands during pregnancy, the abdominal muscles shift and stretch apart to accommodate the growing baby. When these muscles don’t rejoin after childbirth, women have diastasis recti, nicknamed the mommy pooch or mommy tummy.

CENTURYLINK: Edge-To-Cloud Storage Strategies For IIoT Environments

Press release submission | Dec 14, 2019

In many traditional asset-heavy industries, such as machinery manufacturing, processes have not been digitally modernized.

Obituaries

Obituary: Ms. Josephine Elizabeth Petersen Jan 14, 2020

Josephine Elizabeth Petersen, 83, of Leesburg, Florida, passed away January 08, 2020.

Obituary: Mrs. Pearl Backus Jan 14, 2020

Pearl Backus, 88, of Apopka, Florida passed away on January 09, 2020.

Obituary: John C. Capner Jan 14, 2020

John C. Capner of Port Charlotte, FL passed away on Tuesday, January 7, 2020 .

Obituary: Maria Carroll Jan 7, 2020

Maria Carroll 89 of Edgewater FL, died Saturday January 4, 2020.

Obituary: Louise Larrimore Szlosek Jan 7, 2020

Louise Larrimore Szlosek, born July 26, 1952 departed from this earth on January 4, 2020 after a lengthy hard fought illness.

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.

SEMINOLE COUNTY REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Arts Alive in Seminole! to benefit The Foundation for Seminole County Public Schools to be held October 27

Press release submission | Oct 25, 2018

Join us for the 22nd Anniversary of Arts Alive in Seminole!, presented by Orlando Health South Seminole Hospital, on Saturday, October 27, 2018 at the Westin Lake Mary.

SEMINOLE COUNTY REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: 9th Annual Walk-n-Roll-a-Thon to be held October 13

Press release submission | Oct 11, 2018

Clients, family, friends and concerned individuals “Walk” for those with Spinal Cord Injuries that are trying to further their recovery efforts.

Education

Which Florida schools receive the most state student aid?
Local Labs News Service | Nov 4, 2019

University of Florida, Florida State University and University of Central Florida reported receiving the most state financial aid during the 2018-19 academic year among Florida schools.

Which U.S. schools receive the least state student aid?
Local Labs News Service | Oct 28, 2019

RIVEROAK Technical College, Gwinnett Institute and South University-West Palm Beach reported receiving the least state financial aid in the state during the 2018-19 academic year among U.S. schools.

From Florida Business Daily

Which Florida schools receive the least state student aid?

Local Labs News Service | Oct 21, 2019

RIVEROAK Technical College, Lindsey Hopkins Technical College and Gwinnett Institute reported receiving the least state financial aid during the 2018-19 academic year among Florida schools.

From Florida Business Daily

2017-2018 pay for starting teachers in Florida averaged $37,636

Florida Business Daily Reports | Oct 18, 2019

A beginning teacher’s salary in Florida averaged $37,636 for the 2017-2018 school year, the 27th highest rank among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to data analyzed by the National Education Association (NEA).

Family

FLORIDA HOSPITAL APOPKA: Multidisciplinary Breast Cancer Clinic brings comprehensive care to Florida Hospital Altamonte
Press release submission | Oct 11, 2018

Florida Hospital is taking an innovative approach to make breast-cancer care more convenient and less stressful for patients.

Apopka Chamber to host BBQ and Blues event
Carrie Bradon | Sep 7, 2018

Baby Blues and the No Attitude Bank will be the featured musicians.

Real Estate

Home sales in Apopka, July 21-27, 2019
Metric Media News Service | Jul 30, 2019

According to BlockShopper.com, there were three reported residential sales in Apopka for the week of July 21-27, 2019.

Home sales in Apopka, July 14-20, 2019
Metric Media News Service | Jul 23, 2019

According to BlockShopper.com, there were 29 reported residential sales in Apopka for the week of July 14-20, 2019.

Recent Apopka home sales, July 7-13, 2019

Metric Media News Service | Jul 16, 2019

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

Apopka home sales, June 30-July 6, 2019

Metric Media News Service | Jul 9, 2019

According to BlockShopper.com, the following residential sales were reported for the week of June 30-July 6, 2019.

Sports

Analysis: University of Central Florida posts third highest gender pay gap for head coaches in Florida
Florida Local News Network reports | Nov 19, 2018

Men’s head coach salaries at University of Central Florida outpaced women’s team coaches by 352 percent, according to an Apopka Times analysis of recent U.S. Department of Education data.

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