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Analysis: Alachua, St. Lucie and Palm Beach counties have highest property tax rates in Florida

By Florida Business Daily | May 1, 2018

With an effective property tax rate of 1.35 percent, Alachua County has the highest tax rate among Florida counties, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property taxes levied on single-family homes.

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Analysis: Wakulla County has the highest foreclosure rate for first quarter

By Florida Business Daily | May 16, 2018

One in 248 properties in Wakulla County started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the highest foreclosure rate in Florida, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

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41,013 borrowers in default on student loans after attending Florida schools

By Florida Business Daily | May 17, 2018

Everest University in Tampa reported the largest share of borrowers who defaulted on school loans they started repaying in 2014, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

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Analysis: College softball in Florida grosses $25 million

By Florida Business Daily | May 18, 2018

Florida State University softball tops the list of highest grossing programs in Florida, reporting more than $2.2 million – or $95,837 per athlete – in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

CITY OF APOPKA: Summer camp begins June 4

By Press release submission | May 22, 2018

Summer is just around the corner and the City of Apopka Recreation Camp is gearing up for summer fun!

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Florida colleges, universities report 14.5 percent default rate on student loans

By Florida Business Daily | May 23, 2018

At Ambiance Beauty & Barber Academy in Melbourne, 50 percent of borrowers who started repaying student loans in 2014 defaulted on those loans by the end of 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

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NORTH ORANGE BRANCH LIBRARY: Learn how to prepare the perfect summer meal, plus Caribbean favorite dish roti and much more, at the library

By Press release submission | May 23, 2018

Stop by the Orlando Public Library on June 9 and spend some time with head chef Yamira Lee Johnson during Cuisine Corner: Summer Meals.

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FLORIDA HOSPITAL APOPKA: Florida Hospital creates art, music therapy program to treat cancer patient's physical, emotional needs

By Press release submission | May 23, 2018

Fatigue, anxiety, depression and the loss of self-confidence are just a few of the effects cancer patients experience during treatment.

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Analysis: College men's golf in Iowa grosses $8.3 million

By Florida Business Daily | May 24, 2018

Florida State University men's golf tops the list of highest grossing programs in the state, reporting $943,378 – or $85,762 per athlete – in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

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YMCA CAMP WEWA OUTDOOR CENTER: Love your Neighbors (including the ones who don’t live next door)

By Press release submission | May 24, 2018

Would you like to participate in a meaningful mission trip without even leaving Orlando this summer?

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YMCA CAMP WEWA OUTDOOR CENTER: APOP The Y Encourages Older Adults “Engage at Every Age” This May

By Press release submission | May 26, 2018

May is Older Americans Month and the YMCA of Central Florida is emphasizing the importance of being kind to yourself by getting active and involved, no matter where you are in life.

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FLORIDA HOSPITAL APOPKA: Get That Pro Basketball Player Physique

By Press release submission | May 29, 2018

Coming off the high of NBA finals you may be inspired to up your basketball game or maybe just to get into shape.

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CITY OF APOPKA: Libraries Rock! Summer Reading isn’t just for kids, a home buyers workshop, hip-hop artist EyeQ live in the Melrose Center and more

By Press release submission | May 29, 2018

You are invited to celebrate the 2018 Adult Summer Reading Program Kick-Off Celebration on June 2 at the Southwest branch.

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15,570 borrowers in default on student loans after attending public Florida colleges

By Florida Business Daily | May 29, 2018

Valencia College reported the largest share of borrowers who defaulted on school loans they started repaying in 2014, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

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

By Local Labs News Service | May 30, 2018

Florida residents pay the highest in-state tuition at L3 Commercial Training Solutions Airline Academy, Aviator College of Aeronautical Science and Technology and Cambridge College of Healthcare & Technology, according to a Higher Education Tribune analys

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The price of education: Which Florida schools charge the lowest in-state tuition?

By Local Labs News Service | May 30, 2018

Florida residents pay the lowest in-state tuition at Cape Coral Technical College, Flagler Technical Institute and Fred D. Learey Technical College, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

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FLORIDA HOSPITAL APOPKA: Innovative Technology Offers Hope, Time to Brain Cancer Patients

By Press release submission | May 30, 2018

Surgery to remove the tumor is often among our first treatment tactics, but in some cases doctors cannot reach deep-seated tumors without damaging critical parts of the brain.

CITY OF APOPKA: Submissions for the Melrose Film Festival are now open

By Press release submission | May 31, 2018

The Melrose Center is now accepting submissions for the first Melrose Film Festival, a celebration of the visual storytelling in short films, animation and music videos.

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