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Byrd seeks District 7 seat on Orange County School Board

By Carrie Bradon | Sep 1, 2018

Melissa Byrd is running for the Orange County School Board's District 7 seat.

MOUNT DORA AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Guitars & Cars at Renninger's Twin Flea Markets to be held September 9

By Press release submission | Sep 2, 2018

"Renninger's Florida Twin Markets is proud to bring you GUITARS & CARS - a union of the Lake County Musician's Swap Meet AND the Lake County Classic Car & Cycle Swap Meet, Car Show and Cruise-in.

FLORIDA HOSPITAL APOPKA: Florida Hospital Flagler Names Physician of the Quarter

By Press release submission | Sep 2, 2018

Florida Hospital Flagler has named anesthesiologist Dr. Glenn Zimmet as physician of the quarter.

MOUNT DORA AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Business at Breakfast to be held September 12

By Press release submission | Sep 2, 2018

Business at Breakfast is held on the second Wednesday of each month at Lake Receptions (4425 N.

FLORIDA HOSPITAL APOPKA: CREATION Health creating a healthier Lake County with interactive classes

By Press release submission | Sep 2, 2018

Achieving a healthier lifestyle is a common goal that is often difficult to begin without support.

Business

Maintaining a home inventory can expedite insurance claims

By Marian Johns | Sep 3, 2018

In today's high-tech, social media world, everyone is taking videos and snapping photos. But in addition to all of those selfies, you may want to think about capturing some of your belongings on camera as part of a home inventory.

Floridians pay a high price when it comes to homeowners insurance

By Marian Johns | Sep 3, 2018

According to insurance expert Kevin Turner, the reason Floridians pay more basically comes down to one word -- hurricanes.

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Business

Promptness can be key when filing a homeowners insurance claim

By Marian Johns | Sep 3, 2018

Homeowners should have an idea about what their policy states, especially regarding how long they have to file a claim after an incident and whether it will affect their insurance rates.

Obits

Obituary: Jean Hartzog Shupert

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Sep 4, 2018

Jean Hartzog Shupert, a resident of Eufaula, Alabama, formerly of Midland City, died early Friday morning, August 31, 2018, at her home.

Obits

Obituary: Ester Zarraga

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Sep 5, 2018

Ester Zarraga, 69, of Ocoee, Florida, passed away September 02, 2018.

Obits

Obituary: Anthony (Tony) DiMare

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Sep 5, 2018

Anthony (Tony) DiMare, age 77, passed away on Monday, September 3, 2018.

Obits

Obituary for Gary Rayburn Lewis

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Sep 5, 2018

Gary Rayburn Lewis,74, of Fort Myers Beach, passed away Thursday, August 30, 2018.

From Keystone Business News

OPINION: How mobile AC credits protect the environment and business from China

By Christopher Smithmyer | Sep 5, 2018

One of the ways the United States responds to China’s flouting of global trade norms is by creating regulations to ensure that China maintains certain standards when operating within the United States. It’s a consideration that the Trump administration should keep in mind as it continues its review of Obama-era regulations on auto emissions.

Obits

Obituary: Richard Fromal

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Sep 5, 2018

Richard Fromal, 78, died September 2, 2018 with his family by his side.

FLORIDA HOSPITAL APOPKA: Florida Hospital Named Screening Center of Excellence for Lung Cancer

By Press release submission | Sep 6, 2018

Florida Hospital New Smyrna has been named as a Screening Center of Excellence by the Lung Cancer Alliance for the hospitals’ ongoing commitment to responsible lung cancer screening.

MOUNT DORA AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE:Senior Center - St. Philip Lutheran Church to be held September 12

By Press release submission | Sep 6, 2018

Join us at St. Philip Lutheran Church for Meet your New Neighbor "Next Season of Life" Senior Center.

EAST LAKE COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Hiring Event for Licensed Practical Nurses to be held September 8

By Press release submission | Sep 6, 2018

Community Health Centers, Inc. is hosting a hiring event for Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) in Winter Garden on Saturday, September 8th, 9:00 a.m.

APOPKA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: 1st Annual BBQ & Blues Chamber Business Awards to be held September 20

By Press release submission | Sep 6, 2018

On Thursday, September 20, 2018, at Apopka Community Center/ VFW, the Apopka Area Chamber of Commerce will hold its 1st Annual BBQ & Blues Chamber Business Awards.

SEMINOLE COUNTY REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: "Chamber U" New Member Orientation to be held September 12

By Press release submission | Sep 6, 2018

Chamber U is designed as an educational series where new members and current members learn how to effectively use the chamber to grow their business!

FLORIDA HOSPITAL APOPKA: Robotic Technology for Total Knee Replacements

By Press release submission | Sep 7, 2018

Florida Hospital Flagler is the only hospital in Volusia, Flagler, or St. Johns counties able to perform Mako™ Robotic-Arm Assisted Surgery for total knee replacements.

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