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CENTURYLINK: Happiness Is A Great Video Conference Experience

By Press release submission | Feb 22, 2020

Happiness Is A Great Video Conference Experience Brian BrittonBrian BrittonPosted On February 18, 2020 FacebookTwitterLinkedInPinterestEmailShare In today’s increasingly dispersed workplace, your team members may be in the next cubicle or on the other side of the globe, making communication and collaboration more challenging.

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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: Warren F. Ellis

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 18, 2020

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

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Obituary: Norman M. Price

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 18, 2020

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

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Obituary: Joseph Charles Orlando Jr.

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 18, 2020

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

NORTH ORANGE BRANCH LIBRARY: Toddler Time feb. 17

By Press release submission | Feb 15, 2020

The use of picture books, finger plays, songs and flannel board stories will encourage the development of verbal and listening skills for this active age group.

NORTH ORANGE BRANCH LIBRARY: Melrose Reservation: Audio Studio (4 hrs) feb.17

By Press release submission | Feb 15, 2020

Audio Studio reservations can be made by Melrose members with Audio Studio access credentials. For more information on how to become a member of the Melrose Center, visit ocls.info/melrose.

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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: Frank Reedy Jr

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 10, 2020

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

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Obituary: Steven John Dougherty

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 10, 2020

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

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Obituary: Monserratte Berrios-Perez

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 10, 2020

Monserratte Berrios-Perez passed away on Feb. 06, 2020.

CENTURYLINK: Making Sense Of Risk Assessment In Manufacturing

By Press release submission | Feb 9, 2020

By Ken Lynch Risk assessment in the manufacturing sector has significant differences from other industries.

CENTURYLINK: Integrating Technology Into Customer Service: The Secret Is Keeping It Below Eye Level

By Press release submission | Feb 9, 2020

Integrating Technology Into Customer Service: The Secret Is Keeping It Below Eye Level ForbesForbesPosted On February 3, 2020 FacebookTwitterLinkedInPinterestEmailShare Some companies have succeeded for decades by being traditionalists​ when it comes to customer service (which is my consulting wheelhouse)​.

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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: Mary Francis (Power) Shear

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 4, 2020

Mary Francis (Power) Shear Died peacefully on January 30th at home in Summerfield, Florida surrounded by her family.

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Obituary: Robert (Bob) Nolan Webster

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 4, 2020

Robert (Bob) Nolan Webster, 94, of Apopka Florida passed away Wednesday January 29, 2020 at Hospice of the Comforter in Altamonte Springs.

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Obituary: Nina Lee Elizabeth Gilcrease

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 4, 2020

Nina Lee Elizabeth Gilcrease, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on January 29, 2020, at the age of 53, after a brief battle with cancer.

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