Events

Mar 18 6:15 PM
Rotary Club of Dr. Phillips Monthly Board meeting
Rotary Club of Dr. Phillips 9000 Bay Hill Blvd

Obituaries

Obituary: Gail M. Lewis Feb 19, 2019

Gail M. Lewis, 70, of Clermont, passed away Sunday, February 17, 2019.

Obituary: Matthew Kevin Thornton Feb 18, 2019

Matthew Kevin Thornton, age 45, of Lake Butler, FL, passed away on February 12, 2019, outside of New Orleans, LA.

Obituary: Merwin Lyle Guss Feb 18, 2019

Merwin Lyle Guss, 86, died February 13, 2019 in Winter Haven, Florida.

Obituary: Vernon Landon Burr Feb 18, 2019

Vernon Landon Burr, 91, of Eagle Lake, Florida passed away on February 13, 2019.

Obituary: Eleanor P. Miller Feb 18, 2019

Eleanor P. Miller passed away on February 11, 2019.

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.

TML GROUP: Your little trick to boosting profitability 75%
Press release submission | Oct 25, 2018

They say it’s the little things in life that matter the most, but I believe the same applies to managing a business as well.

TML Group: Your EASY-IN to real estate payouts

Press release submission | Oct 11, 2018

So, you’re interested in trying your luck at real estate, but don’t necessarily want to mess around with all the work that’s involved or the risk that typically goes hand-in-hand with it.

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.

Education

Florida ranks No. 3 on Cato Institute’s K-12 education analysis
Florida Business Daily reports | Feb 16, 2019

Florida was rated third best for the performance of its K-12 public education system in a study by the Cato Institute that challenges other influential rankings of student achievement.

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.

From Florida Business Daily

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.

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

Bridges of Light Foundation fundraiser a success
Carrie Bradon | Sep 16, 2018

The Bridges of Light Foundation recently hosted its 15th Annual Players Ball.

Enjoy the summer with a lake tour of the Lake Butler Chain of Lakes
Carrie Bradon | Aug 21, 2018

There is a lot to take in when you're talking about natural scenery in the central Florida area, but perhaps the most iconic way to take in the beauty of the Lake Butler Chain of Lakes is by boat.

ROSEN COLLEGE OF HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT: Battle on the Block to be held June 23

Press release submission | Jun 21, 2018

Join Late Knights, Residence Hall Association (RHA), and Knights of the Turntables for an epic DJ battle in the Academic Village Courtyard to help kick off the start of Summer B!

Real Estate

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: Tildenville
Local Labs News Service | Dec 11, 2018

Median prices rose in Tildenville over last year, and are up 120.1 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to third quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Q3 real estate sales report: Orlovista

Local Labs News Service | Dec 10, 2018

Median prices rose in Orlovista over last year, and are up 224.1 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to third quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

Q3 real estate sales report: Bay Hill

Local Labs News Service | Dec 9, 2018

Median prices rose in Bay Hill over last year, and are up 19.2 percent over 10 years, adjusted for inflation, according to third quarter sales data collected by BlockShopper.com

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