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CENTURYLINK: VoIP System Versus Landline Phone For Small Business
Press release submission | Jan 23, 2020

Wondering if you should use a landline phone system for your business, or a VoIP phone system?

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.

Obituaries

Obituary: Warren F. Ellis Feb 18, 2020

Warren F. Ellis, age 78, of The Villages, passed away peacefully, on February 12, 2020, surrounded by friends and family.

Obituary: Norman M. Price Feb 18, 2020

Norman M. Price of Ocala, Florida passed away under the care of hospice on February 11, 2020.

Obituary: Joseph Charles Orlando Jr. Feb 18, 2020

Joseph Charles Orlando Jr., 83, of Fort Myers, passed away February 12, 2020, at Signature Health Care in Fort Myers, FL.

Obituary: Frank Reedy Jr Feb 10, 2020

Frank Reedy Jr passed away on Feb. 07, 2020.

Obituary: Steven John Dougherty Feb 10, 2020

Steven John Dougherty passed away on 2/7/20.

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

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

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

From Delaware Business Daily

UDEL sports programs took in $36.6 million in 2018

Delaware Business Daily reports | Jan 31, 2020

University of Delaware grossed $36.6 million in 2018, making it the 102nd-highest-grossing college athletics program in the United States that year, according to a Delaware Business Daily analysis of the latest federal data

From Florida Business Daily

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.

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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