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Highest income earners in Florida taxed at 2.3% rate

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Feb 21, 2020

The top 1 percent of earners in Florida are taxed at an effective rate of 2.3 percent, compared to the state’s 8.1 percent tax rate on the middle 20 percent of income earners, according to a new 24/7 Wall St. analysis.

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Obituary: Renee Coster

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 18, 2020

Renee Coster passed away Thursday February 13 after an adventurous life well lived and well-travelled.

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Obituary: Dennis Michael Golladay

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 18, 2020

Dennis Michael Golladay, was a loving husband, father, and friend. He passed away peacefully at his home on February 13, 2020, age 72.

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Obituary: Diane Marie Towers

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 18, 2020

On Monday, February 10, 2020, Diane Marie Towers of Ft. Myers, Florida, passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side.

DOWN SYNDROME ASSOCIATION OF CENTRAL FLORIDA: Upbeat! Musical Theatre to be held February 20.

By Press release submission | Feb 15, 2020

Down Syndrome Association of Central Florida recently issued the following announcement.

From Delaware Business Daily
Education

Delaware 4th-graders score two points below the national average on reading

By Delaware Business Daily reports | Feb 15, 2020

Fourth-graders in Delaware on average scored 218 on a standardized reading test administered last year, which is two points below the 2019 national average calculated by the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP).

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Obituary: Charles Walter Reynolds Jr

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 10, 2020

Charles Walter Reynolds Jr passed away on February 05, 2020.

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Obituary: Robert “Gator” Allegier

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 10, 2020

Robert “Gator” Allegier passed away on Feb. 05, 2020.

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Obituary: Muscato, Rose Marie

By Press release submission | Feb 10, 2020

Muscato, Rose Marie, age 92, died peacefully in hospice care on Wednesday, February 5, 2020.

From Delaware Business Daily
Education

Delaware 4th-graders score one point below the national average on math

By Delaware Business Daily reports | Feb 8, 2020

Fourth-graders in Delaware on average scored 239 on a standardized math test administered last year, which is one point below the 2019 national average calculated by the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP).

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Cost of a childless divorce in Delaware is $16,200

By Delaware Business Daily reports | Feb 7, 2020

The average cost of divorce in Delaware with no children involved is $16,200, the third highest amount among the 50 states, according to an analysis published by the website 24/7 Wall St.

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Obituary: Jose Roque Evidente

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 4, 2020

Jose Roque Benjamin “Benny” Garin Evidente, passed away peacefully January 28 th in his residence, surrounded by his family and friends

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Obituary: Dean W. (Bill) Rankin, Jr

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 4, 2020

Dean W. (Bill) Rankin, Jr. passed away peacefully January 28th surrounded by his loving family.

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Obituary: Arnold Lee Finch

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Feb 4, 2020

Arnold Lee Finch (79) of Lake Helen, Florida passed peacefully into the arms of Jesus on January 30, 2020.

From Delaware Business Daily
Public Policy

Outbound cigarette smuggling rate in Delaware estimated at 40.6%

By Delaware Business Daily reports | Feb 1, 2020

The outflow of smuggled cigarettes in Delaware is 40.6 percent, according to a new study from the Tax Foundation that examines the relationship between cigarette taxes and smuggling.

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Education

UDEL sports programs took in $36.6 million in 2018

By Delaware Business Daily reports | Jan 31, 2020

University of Delaware grossed $36.6 million in 2018, making it the 102nd-highest-grossing college athletics program in the United States that year, according to a Delaware Business Daily analysis of the latest federal data

DOWN SYNDROME ASSOCIATION OF CENTRAL FLORIDA: CECO's Youngster Program to be held February 7.

By Press release submission | Jan 31, 2020

CECO’s Youngster Program is an early intervention program to help infants and toddlers reach developmental milestones.

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Obituary: Barbara Laney

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Jan 28, 2020

Barbara Laney, 91, of Port Orange, FL, passed away peacefully at Port Orange Nursing and Rehab on Wednesday, January 22, 2020.

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