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DUKE ENERGY FLORIDA: Going green and diverse: Duke Energy Florida completes two financings totaling $900 million

By Press release submission | Dec 1, 2019

Duke Energy Florida, a subsidiary of Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK), completed two debt issuances today, aligned with the company’s focus on generating cleaner energy and advancing diversity and inclusion.

SKELETONS: MUSEUM OF OSTEOLOGY: Winter Walk to be held December 5

By Press release submission | Dec 1, 2019

Throughout December, snowflakes will softly drift as even the "hottest" exhibits, like Africa and Florida, are covered in a blanket of white. Don't worry, we gave the animals our extra hats and scarves, so they will stay nice and cozy!

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These schools have the top 'on time' graduation rates in the U.S.

By Local Labs News Service | Dec 2, 2019

Artistic Nails and Beauty Academy-Lakeland, ASM Beauty World Academy and American Beauty Schools have the best 'on time' graduation rates in the state, according to an analysis of federal data.

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Obituary for David Alan Clark

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Dec 2, 2019

David Alan Clark, 52, of Winter Garden, Florida, passed away on Saturday, November 30th, 2019.

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Obituary: Glen Howard Stover

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Dec 3, 2019

Mr. Glen Howard Stover, age 37, of Lake Butler, FL, passed away on November 25, 2019, at his home.

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Obituary for Alma Faye Wolfenberger Addison

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Dec 3, 2019

Ms. Alma Faye Wolfenberger Addison, age 85, of Lake Butler, Florida, passed away peacefully on November 25, at her home.

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27 U.S. House members from Florida make $174,000 annually

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Dec 6, 2019

Each of the 27 U.S. House of Representatives members representing Florida draws an annual salary of $174,000, according to the Congressional Research Service.

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Florida 2-year college students pay $3,250 in tuition and fees

By Florida Business Daily Reports | Dec 7, 2019

Florida two-year colleges charged students $3,250 in tuition and fees during the 2018-19 academic year, the 10th lowest cost among 49 states examined, the College Board said in a new report.

DUKE ENERGY FLORIDA: Duke Energy Progress rates decreased for North Carolina customers on Dec. 1 due to annual adjustments

By Press release submission | Dec 7, 2019

Duke Energy Progress customers in North Carolina will see a drop in their electric rates this winter season.

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Which U.S. schools receive the most state student aid?

By Local Labs News Service | Dec 9, 2019

Florida State University, University of South Florida-Main Campus and Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale reported receiving the most state financial aid in the state during the 2018-19 academic year among U.S. schools.

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Obituary: Steve Allen Johns, Sr.

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Dec 11, 2019

Steve Allen Johns, Sr. 61, of Jacksonville, Fl., passed away on Thursday, December 5, 2019 at Memorial Hospital in Jacksonville, Fl., following an extended illness.

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Obituary: Gretchen E. Coody

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Dec 11, 2019

Gretchen E. Coody, age 72, of Lake Butler, Florida, passed away on December 2, 2019, at North Florida Regional Hospital in Gainesville, FL.

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Obituary: Dianne Kirkland Roehrich

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Dec 11, 2019

Dianne Kirkland Roehrich (1944-2019) died on December 3rd at her home in Groveland, Florida after a brutally short battle with a very aggressive cancer.

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Delaware received nearly $85,000 in public broadcasting funds last year

By Delaware Business Daily reports | Dec 13, 2019

The Corporation for Public Broadcasting allocated $84,951 in fiscal-year 2018 to support public television and radio in Delaware, the lowest amount among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, CPB reported.

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4-year colleges in Delaware now charge $13,292 in tuition and fees

By Delaware Business Daily reports | Dec 14, 2019

Delaware four-year public universities now charge students annual in-state tuition and fees averaging $13,292, the 10th highest amount among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, the College Board said in a new report.

DUKE ENERGY FLORIDA: Duke Energy provides nearly $300,000 in grants to support species protection, water resources, pollinator programs in Florida

By Press release submission | Dec 14, 2019

The Duke Energy Foundation has awarded more than a quarter-million dollars to 16 nonprofit organizations committed to protecting and restoring Florida’s vital natural resources.

DUKE ENERGY FLORIDA: A bright idea: Duke Energy helps customers estimate the cost of holiday lighting

By Press release submission | Dec 14, 2019

Holiday lights are going up all across the country, bringing bright colors and welcome cheer. But if you wonder how much your energy bill will go up, Duke Energy has the solution.

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Obituary: Barbara "Barb" RhInehart

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Dec 17, 2019

Barbara "Barb" RhInehart Retired Social Worker for the State of Hawaii Barb Rhinehart arrived Into the arms of her Savior in Winter Haven, Florida on 12/13/2019.

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Obituary: Helen Jean Butz

By Lene Caracas-Apuntar | Dec 17, 2019

Helen Jean Butz passed away 12/14/2019.

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