Obituaries

Obituary for Catherine Irene Cotner Feb 11, 2019

Catherine Irene Cotner, 87, of Orlando, Florida passed away on February 5, 2019.

Obituary for Michael Allen Mills Feb 11, 2019

Michael “Mike” Allen Mills, 73, of Fort Myers, Florida entered into eternal peace on February 4, 2019.

Obituary for John D. Pacheco Feb 11, 2019

John D. Pacheco, 84, of North Ft. Myers, FL passed away on February 4, 2019 at Winkler Court.

Obituary for Paul Edward Gera Feb 11, 2019

Paul Edward Gera, 65, of Fort Myers, passed away at his home on February 5, 2019, surrounded by those who loved him.

Obituary for Mollie Grace Black Feb 11, 2019

Mollie Grace Black, 82, of Lehigh Acres, passed away February 5, 2019. Born April 3, 1936 in Reading, PA.

Business

Florida gets above-average marks on financial transparency
Florida Local News Network reports | Nov 15, 2018

Florida received a score of 76 on making key financial information accessible and understandable to the public, according to a new report from Truth in Accounting (TIA), a Chicago-based policy institute.

WINTER PARK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: 19th Hole Golf Networking Tournament to be held November 2
Press release submission | Oct 25, 2018

Join BKHM CPAs and local professionals for our 5th Annual 19th Hole Golf Networking Tournament on November 2nd at Eagle Creek Golf Course - Registration get you 18 holes of golf, lunch, open bar before and after lunch.

From Apopka Times

Changes to your property often mean revising your homeowners insurance

Marian Johns | Oct 5, 2018

Just as the season is beginning to change, so might the things around your house. That's why it's a good idea to think about reviewing your home insurance coverage.

WINTER PARK MEMORIAL HOSPITAL: Hospital Foundation Adds Members to Board of Directors

Press release submission | Oct 3, 2018

Florida Hospital New Smyrna has named two new members to serve on the board of directors for its foundation: Marvel Richards and Debra Simms.

Education

Analysis ranks University of Central Florida athletes No. 4 in state for economic impact
Florida Local News Network reports | Jan 20, 2019

University of Central Florida sports programs brought in $117,000 per athlete in revenue in 2016, meaning its athletes on average generated the fourth highest sports revenue of any school in Florida that year, according to a Florida Local News Network analysis of U.S. Department of Education data.

Florida Institute of Technology has most student athletes in state
Florida Business Daily reports | Dec 26, 2018

Florida Institute of Technology ranked No. 1 for student athletic participation in the state, according to a Florida Business Daily analysis of college sports participation.

Analysis: Which college golf program grossed the most in the U.S.

Local Labs News Service | Dec 17, 2018

Rollins College and Florida Institute of Technology top the list of highest grossing women's college golf programs nationwide in 2016

From Apopka Times

University of Central Florida reports 40 percent on-time graduation rate

Apopka Times reports | Dec 7, 2018

Students attending University of Central Florida had an average graduation rate of 40 percent, according to the most recent data on four-year universities nationwide compiled by the U.S. Department of Education.

Family

WINTER PARK MEMORIAL HOSPITAL: What to Expect After Your Mammogram
Press release submission | Oct 3, 2018

So, you just had your mammogram. While you feel like a weight has lifted, you might also be waiting in worry about your results. But leave those worries behind.

CITY OF WINTER PARK: National Night Out on October 2, 2018
Press release submission | Oct 3, 2018

Come celebrate National Night Out on October 2, 2018, at our open house event!

FLORIDA HOSPITAL ORLANDO: Act F.A.S.T. to Survive a Stroke

Press release submission | Oct 3, 2018

Do you know the signs to look for when it comes to a stroke?

WINTER PARK MEMORIAL HOSPITAL: Pelvic Floor Pressure: What Are Your Options?

Press release submission | Sep 27, 2018

If you’re experiencing pelvic floor pressure, incontinence or a number of other uncomfortable symptoms, you’re not alone.

Real Estate

M Living LLC acquires 1579 Hanks Ave., Orlando
Local Labs News Service | Jan 20, 2019

The four bedroom, 3.5 bathroom home at 1579 Hanks Ave., Orlando was sold on Dec. 3, 2018 by Alexandre Borella and Magali Matsuda for $548,000. The buyer was M Living LLC.

Analysis: Home affordability in Orange County tanks
Florida Local News Network reports | Dec 13, 2018

Orange County had the sixth lowest home affordability index in Florida in the third quarter, according to an analysis of 440 counties by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Q3 real estate sales report: Fairview Shores

Local Labs News Service | Dec 2, 2018

Median prices rose in Fairview Shores over last year, and are up 173.6 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to third quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Q3 real estate sales report: Goldenrod

Local Labs News Service | Dec 1, 2018

Median prices rose in Goldenrod over last year, and are up 38.2 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to third quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Sports

Analysis: Which college golf program grossed the most in Florida
Local Labs News Service | Jan 7, 2019

Rollins College and Florida Institute of Technology top the list of highest grossing women's college golf programs in Florida in 2016

Analysis: Which college golf program grossed the most in Florida
Local Labs News Service | Jan 5, 2019

Rollins College and Florida Institute of Technology top the list of highest grossing men's college golf programs in Florida in 2016

From Apopka Times

Analysis: University of Central Florida posts third highest gender pay gap for head coaches in Florida

Florida Local News Network reports | Nov 19, 2018

Men’s head coach salaries at University of Central Florida outpaced women’s team coaches by 352 percent, according to an Apopka Times analysis of recent U.S. Department of Education data.

CITY OF WINTER PARK: Winter Park Golf Course Parking Lot Renovation

Press release submission | Sep 21, 2018

With the success of the renovated Winter Park Golf Course (WPGC), and ongoing popularity of Casa Feliz Historic Home Museum, the city has been diligently working on a plan for additional parking opportunities.

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