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Florida finishes 13th on best state ranking

By Florida Business Daily reports | Jun 1, 2019

Florida was ranked the 13th best state in the nation, based on criteria such as health care, public education and economic growth, according to a new analysis by U.S. News.

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Schools in the U.S. with the most cross country players

By Local Labs News Service | Jun 3, 2019

Here are the most popular states for college cross country

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Obituary for Barbara B. Schoonmaker

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Jun 3, 2019

Barbara B. Schoonmaker, 82, passed away on May 29, 2019.

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Obituary for Joe Stafford Jr.

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Jun 3, 2019

Joe Stafford Jr, 58 passed away on May 27, 2019.

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Obituary for James A. Stratton

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Jun 3, 2019

James A. Stratton, 95, of Apopka, Florida, passed away May 27, 2019.

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Florida ranks 6th lowest for its share of structurally deficient bridges

By Florida Business Daily reports | Jun 4, 2019

Florida finished 47th among the 50 states, Puerto Rico and Washington, D.C., in a new analysis examining which states have the highest percentage of bridges in poor condition.

COLD STONE CREAMERY: Cold Stone Creamery Launches Promotion In Support of STXfilms’ Upcoming Animated Feature Film ‘UglyDolls’

By Press release submission | Jun 7, 2019

Cold Stone Creamery® (www.ColdStoneCreamery.com is excited to introduce a very ugly new Ice Cream Flavor, Tangy Orange, in honor of its partnership with STXfilms and the release of the movie musical event of the year UglyDolls, coming to theaters nationwide Friday, May 3, 2019.

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Florida State University ranks 12th best for library studies, study finds

By Florida Business Daily reports | Jun 8, 2019

Florida State University finished in a tie for 12th in a ranking of best library and information studies programs by U.S. News that examined 51 campuses around the nation.

J. DOUGLAS WILLIAMS YMCA FAMILY CENTER: Exercise Safely This Summer

By Press release submission | Jun 8, 2019

With the arrival of warmer temperatures and higher humidity, it’s important to take extra steps to stay safe while exercising – both indoors and outdoors. When you exercise, your body temperature rises and your heart rate increases.

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Walmart rated top employer in Florida, study finds

By Florida Business Daily reports | Jun 9, 2019

Walmart employs 105,888 workers in Florida, making it the largest employer in the state, according to a recent analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

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Schools in the U.S. with the most swimming & diving athletes

By Local Labs News Service | Jun 10, 2019

Here are the most popular states for college swimming & diving

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Obituary: Mr. Sherman Mathews

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Jun 11, 2019

Sherman Mathews, 77, of Clermont, Florida passed away on June 06, 2019.

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Obituary for Mrs. Eunice L. LaFavers

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Jun 11, 2019

Eunice L. LaFavers, 82, of Apopka, Florida, passed away June 05, 2019.

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Obituary for Mr. Bobby J. Evans

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Jun 11, 2019

Bobby J. Evans, 71, of Clermont, Florida passed away on June 05, 2019.

ASSUREDPARTNERS: Assured Partners Acquires Rivard Insurance Agency, Inc.

By Press release submission | Jun 13, 2019

AssuredPartners, Inc. is pleased to announce Rivard Insurance Agency, Inc. of Boynton Beach, FL has joined AssuredPartners. The customer minded team of 17 employees will remain under the leadership of Martin Rivard. The agency currently reports $2.2 million in annualized revenues.

FLORIDA HOSPITAL APOPKA: How Donating Can Help You Feel Whole

By Press release submission | Jun 14, 2019

Anyone familiar with the Dickens’ classic, “A Christmas Carol,” will know that the main character, Ebenezer Scrooge, was a stingy and cold-hearted man. In this novel, it’s only when Scrooge faces the ghosts of his past, present and dismal future that he realizes the joy and value of giving to others.

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Obituary for Mr. Mac McGuffin

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Jun 17, 2019

Mr. Mac McGuffin passed away on June 11, 2019.

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Obituary for Mr. Patrick J. Billings

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Jun 17, 2019

Mr. Patrick J. Billings passed away on June 11, 2019.

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Obituary for Mrs. Carolyn V. MacWithey

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Jun 17, 2019

Carolyn Elizabeth Vokes MacWithey of Apopka, FL died at home on June 10, 2019.

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Analysis: Which college swimming & diving program grossed the most in Florida

By Local Labs News Service | Jun 17, 2019

Indian River State College, Florida Atlantic University and University of Florida top the list of highest grossing men's college swimming and diving programs in Florida in 2016

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