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Sticker shock: Which 2-year U.S. schools charge the highest in-state tuition?

By Local Labs News Service | Sep 2, 2019

State residents enrolled at Florida institutions of higher learning face among the steepest cost of attending two-year in-state colleges and universities in the U.S., according to an analysis of federal data.

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Florida ranks 22nd highest on distilled spirits taxes

By Florida Business Daily reports | Sep 5, 2019

The state distilled spirits excise taxes in Florida ranked 22nd in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on January 2019 data.

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Union rated least livable among Florida counties, study finds

By Florida Business Daily reports | Sep 6, 2019

Union was ranked Florida’s worst county to live in, according to a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of regions with the poorest quality of life within all 50 states.

Business

SKELETONS: MUSEUM OF OSTEOLOGY: Homeschool Adventure Day: What is a Skeleton?

By Press release submission | Sep 7, 2019

Students begin with an interactive discussion using our life-size, replica human skeleton to give an overview of the human skeletal system, its components and roles. Each student will then build their own basic skeleton out of craft materials as an introduction to scientific models. The model you build is yours to take home! Practice critical thinking skills, fine motor skills and creative expression.

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The price of education: Which 4-year Florida schools charge the lowest in-state tuition?

By Local Labs News Service | Sep 9, 2019

Florida residents attending four-year schools pay the lowest in-state tuition at Tallahassee Community College, Gulf Coast State College and Palm Beach State College, according to an analysis of federal data.

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Florida pension plans are 79% funded, study finds

By Florida Business Daily reports | Sep 13, 2019

The funded ratio of the Florida public pension plans stands at 79%, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on fiscal-year 2017 data.

Family

SUNSET PARK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL: Sunset Park is doing a hurricane relief fund

By Press release submission | Sep 14, 2019

Lets help make a difference for those in need! Donation drive runs until September 18th

Education

ST JOHN VIANNEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL: So Proud! So Proud! Including St. John Vianney School!

By Press release submission | Sep 14, 2019

The Roche Center hosted its seventh annual Academy for the Two-Way Immersion Network of Catholic Schools (TWIN-CS).

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Florida ranks the lowest in state, local government GDP, study finds

By Florida Business Daily reports | Sep 14, 2019

Florida finished lowest in the size of its state and local government operations, based on their share of the state’s gross domestic product, according to a 24/7 Wall St. analysis.

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Education

The price of education: Which 4-year Florida schools charge the highest in-state tuition?

By Local Labs News Service | Sep 16, 2019

Florida residents attending four-year schools pay the highest in-state tuition at Rollins College, Ringling College of Art and Design and Stetson University, according to an analysis of federal data.

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Income taxes make up 0% of total state, local levies in Florida, study finds

By Florida Business Daily reports | Sep 20, 2019

State income tax revenues in Florida represent 0 percent of its total state and local levies, according to a new study by the Tax Foundation.

Family

TANGELO PARK YMCA FAMILY CENTER: Join us for our Annual 3 on 3 Hoop-a-Thon

By Press release submission | Sep 20, 2019

Have fun while "Hooping for a Cause" at this one day tournament benefiting the Y Teen Achievers College Tour!

Business

TIJUANA FLATS: Can't get enough of our queso?

By Press release submission | Sep 20, 2019

Enjoy two tacos, with queso spread on a soft tortilla, wrapped around a crunchy shell, with your choice of chicken or beef.

Community

7,153 living veterans in Florida have earned Purple Heart, Medal of Honor or POW Medal

By Local Labs News Service | Sep 24, 2019

The number of living Purple Heart, Medal of Honor, or POW Medal recipients in Florida for fiscal year 2017 was 7,153.

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Average student loan debt for graduates in Florida is $23,556, study finds

By Florida Business Daily reports | Sep 24, 2019

College graduates in Florida have an average debt burden of $23,556, according to a study by the website 24/7 Wall St. examining average student loan debt in the 50 states.

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Florida’s public pensions are 77.3% government funded

By Florida Business Daily reports | Sep 27, 2019

Taxpayer contributions to Florida’s public pension funds in 2017 amounted to 77.3 percent of the total, the 14th highest ratio among the 50 states, according to newly released data by the U.S. Census Bureau.

Education

UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX-FLORIDA: Sip, Sip, Hooray!

By Press release submission | Sep 28, 2019

It’s not too late to RSVP and get your study grind on!

Business

VISTANA SIGNATURE EXPERIENCES INC.: Destination Wedding Guide

By Press release submission | Sep 28, 2019

But this no-nonsense destination wedding guide is a good place to start in setting up your special day.

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Monroe County’s $3,835-per-month cost of living is the highest in Florida

By Florida Business Daily reports | Sep 28, 2019

Residents of Monroe County need to make $3,835 every month to maintain a modest standard of living, making it the most expensive place to live in Florida.

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