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Analysis: Florida's Pinellas County has 11th highest home vacancy rate among U.S. counties.

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Mar 1, 2019

The number of vacant homes in Florida's Pinellas County was nearly 15,000 in the third quarter of 2018, a 1,019-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

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Real Estate

Analysis: Orange County has 17th highest home vacancy rate among Florida counties.

By Florida Local News Service reports | Mar 1, 2019

The number of vacant homes in Florida's Orange County was more than 6,200 in the third quarter of 2018, an eight-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

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Analysis: Florida ranks 11th best on property tax study

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Mar 2, 2019

Florida finished 11th in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking of which states have the most business-friendly property tax structures.

Sports

Analysis: Which college baseball program grossed the most in Florida

By Local Labs News Service | Mar 4, 2019

Florida Institute of Technology and Rollins College top the list of highest grossing college baseball programs in Florida in 2016

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Obituary for Loretta Faye Retzler

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Mar 4, 2019

Loretta Faye Retzler, resident of the Villages, Florida, passed away peacefully on Monday February, 25 2019 at 3:50pm at Conerstone Hospice Center in the Villages. She was 82.

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Obituary: Ellen A. Curry

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Mar 4, 2019

Ellen A. Curry, of Fort Meyers, FL formerly of Roslindale, MA and North Falmouth, MA passed away on February 26, 2019.

From Apopka Times
Business

Analysis: Florida Hospital Orlando ranked among top U.S. hospitals

By Florida Local New Network reports | Mar 8, 2019

Florida Hospital Orlando was listed among the top facilities in the nation in a study of patient care by Healthgrades.com, a company that aims to help hospitals maintain customer loyalty and provide objective health information to patients

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Analysis: Florida has 17th highest average credit card debt

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Mar 9, 2019

Florida finished 17th in a study by the website 24/7 Wall St. examining average credit card debt among residents of the 50 states.

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Analysis: Florida ranks 22nd best in sales tax study

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Mar 9, 2019

Florida finished 22nd in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly sales tax structures.

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Obituary: Judith May Rosky

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Mar 11, 2019

Judith May Rosky, 76, of New Smyrna Beach, FL, passed away on March 5, 2019 after an 11-year battle with lung cancer.

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Obituary: Ruth Alice Wallen-Goodpaster

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Mar 11, 2019

Ruth Alice Wallen-Goodpaster; Tavares, Florida – Ruth Alice Wallen-Goodpaster formerly of Yorktown, IN, 84, passed away Tuesday afternoon, March 5, 2019 in Cornerstone Hospice and Palliative Care after a long illness.

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Obituary for Leslie G. Schutte

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Mar 11, 2019

Leslie G. Schutte age 93, of Apopka, Florida passed away March 5, 2019.

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Education

Analysis: University of Miami ranked most selective of Florida schools

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Mar 15, 2019

University of Miami was ranked the most exclusive school in Florida, according to a new study by the website 24/7 Wall St. that examines acceptance rates and characteristics of university students nationwide.

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Analysis: Florida ranks the best in state income tax study

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Mar 16, 2019

Florida finished in a four-way tie for first place in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking which states have the most business-friendly income tax structures.

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Obituary for Paul “Gene” Eugene Miller

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Mar 18, 2019

Paul (Gene) Eugene Miller 67, passed away Thursday March 14, 2019 at The Hospice House in Cape Coral, Fl.

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Obituary for Betty L. Gainer

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Mar 18, 2019

Betty Lee Gainer, 84, Leesburg, Florida, passed from this life to her eternal home on Tuesday, March 12, 2019.

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